Object ID 001608
Object Name Buckeye Beer sign
Object Desc Embossed, painted metal sign. Small and rectangular. Graphic of man at left and right. Text in large print at center.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY001952
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 7, Shelf 7
Start Year Range 1940s
End Year Range 1970s
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords beer,advertising,signs,breweries,beverages,Buckeye Brewing Co.,Novelty Workers Union,
Title Buckeye Beer sign
Description Rectangular, embossed metal sign. Front is painted white with red and green accents. Text at center "Buckeye BEER / Month's in Brew - Then Served to You". At left is image of man, company mascot "Bucky" carrying serving tray with beer on it. At right is Bucky with sign "Kraeusen / Brewed / as of old.". At lower left edge is text "Novelty Workers Union No. 20119-a. F. of L" Hole in each corner for hanging. Back side is plain, black.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Novelty Workers Union/Buckeye Brewing Co.
Maker Details http://www.toledo.com/news/2011/06/10/frogtown-features/buckeye-beer-the-history-and-rebirth-of-toledo-s-second-oldest-company/
Date FEB 27,2014
Notes Light scratches on front and back. Minor wear on surface. On front brown mark at right near corner. At upper right corner there is wear and cracking of enamel by hole. White paint is minorly discolored and yellowed. Back of sign has light scratches and wear.
Date FEB 27,2014
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 7 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin