Object ID 001417
Object Name Valley Queen Coffee can
Object Desc Metal cylinder with lid. Coffee can for Valley Queen Brand. Paper label around sides with image of girl in hat.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY001881a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Shelf 11
Start Year Range 1910s
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords beverages,coffee,Wilson Mercantile Company,cans,tins,Valley Queen Coffee,
Title Valley Queen Coffee can
Description Metal, cylinder coffee can. Has round lid that cannot be removed. Paper label around can. Image of girl in hat at center on both sides. At top text, "Valley Queen / Brand". At bottom text reads, "Steel Cut / Coffee / Wilson Mercantile Co. / Distributors - Wausau and Rhinelander. Wis."
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details includes lid; lid cannot be removed.
Place of Origin
Maker Wilson Mercantile Company
Date FEB 6,2014
Notes Lid cannot be removed. A- lid has light scratches. White marks from liquid at top. Edges are worn and bronze color is worn away. B- label is in poor condition. At top, around circumference loss of paper. Paper is torn and creased. Discoloration and yellowing around edges. On one side there is writing in blue pencil. Light scratches on paper. Dent on front at lower edge at center. Bottom of can is tarnished with light scratches.
Date FEB 7,2014
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 11 from Room 4 - automatic entry by admin