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Object ID 002377

Object Name Silver Edge Cream of Tartar

Object Desc Small tin with white label, blue outline of the state of Wisconsin, white and blue font.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002429

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Shelf 14

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords cream of tartar,Silver Edge brand,spices,tins,cooking,H. C. Prange Co.,

Title Silver Edge Cream of Tartar

Description Small tin with white label, blue outline of the state of Wisconsin, white and blue font.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.25

Length 1.25

Width 2

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 1.5

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker H. C. Prange Co.

Maker Details H.C. Prange Co. was a regional department store chain begun by Henry Carl (H.C.) Prange in 1887 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. The chain was dissolved and the stores converted to the rival Younkers chain after sale in 1992.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2429



Date MAY 31,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Laura Shively

Notes Label is severly discolored with staining and has tears near the bottom. Top rusty


Date AUG 29,2014

Summary Location change

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