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Object ID 003593

Object Name Burt's Popcorn container

Object Desc Light green, light blue, and white container with image of bowl of popcorn on box.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003213

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords popcorn,food,boxes,Burt's popcorn,

Title Burt's Popcorn container

Description Container has light green and blue trim. In the corners are red squares with triangle designs. Lettering is in red or blue. Logo is a bowl of popcorn. Net weight 16 oz. Directions on both sides of the box.


Approx Collection Date

Height 5.75

Length 3.25

Width 1.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker W.D. Burt

Maker Details Located in Dalton, NY. Founded in 1894 and went out of buisness in 1944. Started off as a pumpkin seed buisness and is still known as such.

Maker Mark bowl of popcorn


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Image Caption CMY3213



Date SEP 10,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Tape on top lid. Some wear along the edges and corners. The bottom part is already open/


Date SEP 10,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from Hardware Store - automatic entry by admin