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Kaap's Chocolates Box
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Details

Object ID 003024

Object Name Kaap's Chocolates Box

Object Desc White cardborad chocolate box with brown printing; lid (A), bottom (B)

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002719a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 4

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords candy,chocolate,Kaap's,boxes,


Title Kaap's Chocolates Box

Description White cardboard box with brown printing; lid (A) has graphics and logo on top, weight (2 1/2 lbs.) and location (Green Bay, WI) on sides; bottom (B) has no printing

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 10.5

Width 6.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Kaap's Old Fashioned Chocolates

Maker Details When Otto Kaap made his first batch of chocolate back in 1907 in his store on bustling Main Street, in Green Bay, Wisconsin, he set the standard of quality by making his chocolates fresh daily in small batches using only the finest ingredients. We still follow those same standards of quality today. At first, Otto struggled to make his new business a success, working as a bank teller and a percussionist in a Vaudeville orchestra, while perfecting his chocolates. He would come in late night to make his chocolates so they would be fresh when he opened his doors in the morning. Made in small batches, he used only the freshest ingredients - select pure whipping cream, sweet creamy butter, pure vanilla and cane sugar - and soon Kaap's Old World Chocolates became a Green Bay landmark for its European style, old-world atmosphere and wonderful chocolates. Still in business in Green Bay; kaapscandies.com

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY2719A-B

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 27,2015

Summary poor

Assessor Megan Hindman

Notes dented, warped, tearing, crayon marks


Events

Date MAR 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3 from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date MAR 1,2015

Summary Location change

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


Provenance

Notes