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Object ID 003767

Object Name Early Peas seed box

Object Desc Green cardboard box with a picture of a pea pod on one side and a picture of a farm on the other.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003373

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Agriculture


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date OCT 15,2015


Location Hardware Store

Object Date 1920

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Peas,seed boxes,William D. Burt Seed Company,gardening,

Title Early Peas seed box

Description Green cardboard box. One side reads "Early Peas Put Up By William D. Burt Dalton, N.Y." and has a picture of a pea pod in front of a gardener tilling soil. The other side just says "Peas" and has a picture of a farmer at their field. On one of the thin sides is a description of the seeds and on the other side is directions for growing.


Approx Collection Date

Height 1

Length 4.5

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 William D. Burt Seed Company

Maker Details Founded in 1896.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3373



Date OCT 15,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Julia Kunas

Notes Top of box has some of the surface torn off and is taped shut.