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Object ID 002396

Object Name Frenches Pure Cream of Tartar

Object Desc Small box, blue red, white and yellow lable. Cream of tartar still inside.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002447

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Spices/Flavorings


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 4, Shelf 5

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords cream of tartar,French's brand,spices,packaging,baking,

Title Frenches Pure Cream of Tartar

Description Small box, blue labled with red and yellow and black pictures. Red and white fonts. Cream of tartar still inside.


Approx Collection Date

Height 3

Length 2

Width 0.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 2

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Frenche's

Maker Details French’s is an American manufacturer of prepared mustard condiment. Created by Robert Timothy French, French’s “Cream Salad Brand” mustard debuted to the world at the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair. By 1921, French’s Mustard had adopted its trademark pennant and begun advertising to the general public.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2447



Date JUN 1,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Laura Shively

Notes Box is very stained and discolored


Date JUN 12,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 5 from Room 4, Shelf 3 - automatic entry by admin