Object ID 001568
Object Name Royal Baking Powder
Object Desc Small tin can containing Royal Baking Powder. The front label is red with blue and the back label is yellow.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY001280
General Category History
Category Household Items
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Royal Baking Powder Company,tins,baking,baking powder,cooking,
Title Royal Baking Powder
Description Small tin can containing Royal Baking Powder. The front label is red with blue and the back label is yellow.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Royal Baking Powder Company
Maker Details The Royal Baking Powder Company was one of the largest producers of baking powder in the US. It was started by both Joseph Christoffel Hoagland and William Ziegler in 1866. In 1929 the Royal Baking Powder Co. along with four other companies including the Fleischmann's Yeast Company merged to form Standard Brands, the number two brand of packaged foods in America after General Foods.
Date FEB 23,2014
Summary Very good
Assessor Dulce Ramos