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Object ID 002717

Object Name City Bottling Co. Beer Crate

Object Desc Beer Crate for the Cream City Bottling Co.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002482

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Breweries


Source Category Donation

Accession Date JUL 10,2014

Credit/Acknowledgement Tim Kroening

Location Speakeasy Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords wooden crate,beer,shipping,Cream City Bottling Co.,

Title City Bottling Co. Beer Crate

Description Wooden crate originally for Pabst beer, painted over green with orange skyline logo and "City Bottling Co. Milwaukee".


Approx Collection Date

Height 12

Length 0

Width 11

Depth 15.5

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Cream City Bottling Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2482



Date AUG 8,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Shows significant signs of wear, top edge of box heavily worn and scuffed. Orange paint is white with what appears to be mold. Inside wood is aged and discolored. Underside is scuffed and metal bands are rusted.


Date AUG 8,2014

Summary Status change

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

Date AUG 8,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Speakeasy Exhibit from Room 4, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin