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Gridley's Cottage Cheese tin
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Details

Object ID 003657

Object Name Gridley's Cottage Cheese tin

Object Desc Metal brass-colored tin with no lid. On the label says "Gridley's Old Fashioned Cottage Cheese".

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003277

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date SEP 25,2015

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords food container,cottage cheese,Gridley Dairy Company,tins,


Title Gridley's Cottage Cheese tin

Description Metal brass colored tin with lid missing. Label is badge shaped and reads "Contents 5 lbs. Net Gridley's Old Fashioned Cottage Cheese Gridley Dairy Co. Milwaukee, Wis."

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 6

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 6.25

Circumference 20

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Gridley Dairy Company

Maker Details Founded in Milwaukee, WI. One of the first companies to switch from metal to glass containers for milk, and to experiment with pasteurization.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3277

Description

Conditions

Date SEP 25,2015

Summary Poor

Assessor Julia Kunas

Notes Lid is missing, tin is discolored in some places and scratched up.


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