Object ID 002832
Object Name Old Time Fanny Farmer candies
Object Desc Small, white, rectangular box with two parts: base and lid.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002593a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Shelf 1
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords candy,chocolate,boxes,Fanny Farmer,
Title Fanny Farmer candies
Description A white box with base, CMY2593a, and lid, CMY2593b. The base is simply white. The lid has a gold border with a woman's portrait on the left side. The box says "Old Time Fanny Farmer Candies." The statue of liberty is pictured on the front panel and a homestead on the back.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Fanny Farmer
Maker Details Fanny Farmer was started in Rochester, New York by Frank O'Connor in 1919 and grew to over 400 stores before being bought and consolidated. In 1992 the Archibald Candy Company acquired the brand and its 200 retail stores in the northeastern United States) as a sister brand to its own Fannie May candies.
Date DEC 17,2014
Assessor Carly Sass
Notes There is edge wear and a stain of somekind on the lid.