Object ID 002834
Object Name Old Time- Home Made Fanny Farmer Candies
Object Desc A rectangular white box made of two pieces, base ans lid. There is also a newspaper clipping inside about the origional Fanny Farmer.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002596a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Shelf 1
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End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords candy,chocolate,boxes,Fanny Farmer,
Title Old Time- Home Made Fanny Farmer Candies
Description A white box with base, CMY2596a, and lid, CMY2596b. 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- Home Made Fanny Farmer Candies." The statue of liberty is pictured on the front panel and a homestead on the back. Inside is a newspaper clipping about the origional Fanny Farmer.
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Place of Origin
Maker Fanny Farmer Candies
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 some edge wear and freyng to the base of the box.