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Object ID 003235

Object Name Fanny Farmer candy box

Object Desc A tan rectangular box with the Fanny Farmer symbol and name on the front.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002919a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Candy


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Off-Site Storage

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords candy,chocolate,boxes,Fanny Farmer,

Title Fanny Farmer An american tradition

Description The base CMY2919A, is plain and a light tan color. The lid CMY2919B, is the same light tan color and bears the Fanny Farmer logo. Beneath the logo is 'An American Tradition.' The back of the lid has the location of Fanny Farmer Candy Shops Inc.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.7

Length 6.5

Width 3

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Fanny Farmer

Maker Details Fanny Farmer was started in Rochester, New York by Frank O'Connor in 1919. In 1992 the Archibald Candy Company acquired the brand. Alpine Confections purchased both brands in 2004 after Archibald filed for bankruptcy, and merged Fanny Farmer into Fannie May.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2919A-B



Date APR 22,2015

Summary Good




Date APR 22,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to 3rd Floor Hallway from Wonderland Park Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date APR 22,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Off-Site Storage from 3rd Floor Hallway - automatic entry by admin