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Clark & Host Coffee can
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Details

Object ID 001757

Object Name Clark & Host Coffee can

Object Desc Large can of Clark & Host "My Favorite" Coffee.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001402

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 4, Shelf 14

Object Date

Start Year Range 1920

End Year Range 1950

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords coffee,Clark & Host Company,cans,beverages,tins,


Title Clark & Host Coffee can

Description Large can of Clark & Host steel cut "My Favorite" Coffee. Can is tin with "steel cut" engraved on lid. Paper label is green and orange/red that reads "Clark & Host/My Favorite/Reg. U.S. Brand. Pat. Off./Coffee/"Tempts the Taste." Net Wt. 3 lbs. Back of label has description of "My Favorite" coffee and reads "Packed and Guaranteed by Clark & Host Co./Milwaukee, WI./Importers & Manufacturers of Coffee, Tea, Spices, Extracts, Baking, Powder, Bird Seed , Cocoa, and Rice." Side has a notice "Roasted fresh daily by the modern "Hygia Chilling" Process." Reverse side has company label.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 10

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 5.5

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Dimensions refer to entire can.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Clark & Host Company

Maker Details Milwaukee, WI. Importers & Manufacturers of Coffee, Tea, Spices, Extracts, Baking, Powder, Bird Seed , Cocoa, and Rice. Slogan "A Square Deal."

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY001402

Description Clark & Host "My Favorite" Coffee

Conditions

Date MAR 13,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor Cassie Coffee

Notes Can has some oxidation. Label is in very poor condition. There are large tears and it has been taped onto can. Although, can appears to belong to label.


Events

Date MAR 13,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 6 from Room 1, Shelf 4 - automatic entry by admin


Date MAR 13,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 3 from Room 4, Shelf 6 - 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


Provenance

Notes