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Object ID 001708

Object Name Gernold Peanut Butter

Object Desc Bucket tin of Gernold Peanut Butter, 12 oz. made in Baraboo, Wis.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001363

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Shelf 14

Object Date

Start Year Range 1910

End Year Range 1950

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Gernold Peanut Butter,Baraboo Wholesale Co.,tins,peanut butter,food,

Title Gernold Peanut Butter

Description Bucket style can for Gernold Peanut Butter. 12 oz. Can is blue with paper label on front. Label is green/cream/red/white/black. Reads "Gernold/Contents 12oz/Peanut Butter/Packed For/ Baraboo Wholesale Co./Baraboo, Wis." C in diamond engraved on bottom. Can has no lid.


Approx Collection Date

Height 5.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 3.5

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Measurements refer to tin with handle upright.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Baraboo Wholesale Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY001363

Description Gernold peanut butter can


Date MAR 11,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Cassie Coffey

Notes Some oxidation inside can. Can is missing lid. Glue is yellowing and cracking around handle. Paper label is tearing. Small dents in can. Blue color is vibrant.


Date MAY 30,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 3 from Room 4, Shelf 8 - automatic entry by admin

Date AUG 29,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 14 from Room 4, Shelf 3 - automatic entry by admin