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Crowley Milk Co. half pint milk bottle
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Details

Object ID 001246

Object Name Crowley Milk Co. half pint milk bottle

Object Desc An clear empty glass milk bottle that was made by the Crowley Milk Co. Inc.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001069

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Dairy

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 4, Shelf 20

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords dairy,glassware,bottles,Crowley Milk Co. Inc,milk,


Title Crowley Milk Co. half pint milk bottle

Description An clear empty glass milk bottle that was manufactured by the Crowley Milk Co. Inc. The glass bottle does has a paper think lid inside the lip of the opening and cannot be removed with out damage. It has an image of a milk bottle with a ribbon over it. The words say "Wash and Return Pure Fresh Milk Bottles Daily." The glass bottle has embossed words that say Crowley Milk Co. Inc half pint. The embossed words are on both sides of the bottle. On the bottom there is embossed lettering as well. "C.Co. E47."

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 5.25

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2

Circumference 7.75

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details 2" in diameter at the opening of the bottle. 5.75" in circumference for the neck of the bottle.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Crowley Millk Co. Inc

Maker Details In 1904, J.K. Crowley purchased a small dairy business in Poughkeepsie, NY, and founded the Crowley Dairy Company. In 1915, he moved his company to Binghamton, NY, where now known as Crowley Foods, it is still headquartered. In the 100 years since J.K. Crowley founded the company, Crowley Foods has continued to grow. Today, as part of HP Hood LLC, one of the largest branded dairy operators in the United States, Crowley manufactures and distributes productes throughout upstate New York.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY001069

Description

Conditions

Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Very Good

Assessor Brooke Uhl

Notes The glass jar has some edge wear. the Paper lid is creased and has edge wear.


Events

Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JAN 17,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9 from H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JUL 24,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 20 from Room 9 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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