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Object ID 001142

Object Name Southern Plantation Brand Syrup can

Object Desc Metal can originally containing Southern Plantation brand Syrup, made in Cairo, Georgia.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001004

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General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords syrup,cans,Southern Plantation (brand),Cane Growers Co-op Association,food,

Title Southern Plantation Brand Syrup can

Description An empty tin syrup can that is colored with light blue, dark blue, white, red, and gold. The front of the label states that it is Southern Plantation Brand Syrup. It is Pure Georgia Ribbon Cane and is supported by the Cane Growers Co-operative Association. It is from Cairo, GA. The image on the sides of the front label is of sugar cane and a brick walls. The back of the can has an image of a southern plantation and has writing similar to the front label. the right side of the can has a image of people cutting down the sugar cane and it guarantees 100% Pure Healthful Nourishing and is produced under ideal conditions and contains Georgia sugar cane. Can top is missing. The bottom is blank.


Approx Collection Date

Height 4.25

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 3

Circumference 10

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Souther Plantation Brand

Maker Details Southern Plantation Brand. Pure Georgia Ribbon Cane. Cane Growers Co-operative Association. Cairo, GA. For years Cairo was known as the heart of Georgia syrup making. Many companies were located there.

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Image Caption CMY1004



Date JAN 7,2014

Summary Very Good

Assessor Brooke Uhl

Notes the can has some edge wear and is taped on the can in some places.