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John Graf Co. Soda Bottle
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Details

Object ID 002538

Object Name John Graf Co. Soda Bottle

Object Desc Glass bottle with rounded edges, octagonal bottom, gold bottle cap and pink contents.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002265

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Soft Drinks

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 4, Shelf 9

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords soft drinks,beverages,John Graf Co.,bottles,


Title John Graf Bottle

Description Glass bottle with rounded edges, octagonal bottom, gold bottle cap and pink contents. Stamped sides read: "John Graf Co, The best what gives, trade mark, Milwaukee Wis, Contents 7 1/2 fl oz, This bottle not to be sold." Bottom reads: " G, registered."

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 7.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2.25

Circumference 8.25

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker John Graf Co.

Maker Details John Graf Sr. was the President of the John Graf Co., soda water manufacturer of Milwaukee, WI. In the spring of 1873 he formed a partnership with Phillip Madlener, under the style of Graf & Madlener for the purpose of engaging in the soda water business, their plant being situated on Elizabeth street at the southeast corner of Grove. In 1914 he incorporated the business under the name of John Graf Co.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2265

Description

Conditions

Date JUN 19,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Dylan Kite

Notes Minor dust accumulation and scratches.


Events

Date JUN 19,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 19,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 4, Shelf 9 from Room 4, Shelf 9 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUL 1,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes