Object ID 003940
Object Name Old Time-Home Made Fanny Farmer Candies
Object Desc Rectangular box that held Fanny Farmer candies. Portrait of Fanny Farmer is on top, drawing of homestead is on back, and the statue of liberty is on the front.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003521a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 4, Closet, Shelf 5
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords candy,chocolate,Fanny Farmer,
Title Fanny Farmer Sampler Box
Description Rectangular two-piece box that once held Fanny Farmer chocolates. Top of box has gold outline and Fanny Farmer portrait. Says "Old Time-Home Made Fanny Farmer Candies". Sides of box say "Fanny Farmer Candies" and "Fresh from the studio". Front of box has a drawing of the statue of liberty, and the back has a drawing of a house with the label "Homestead". Bottom of box is plain white cardboard.
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Maker Fanny Farmer
Maker Details Fanny Farmer was an American candy manufacturer and retailer. Fanny Farmer was started in Rochester, New York by Frank O'Connor in 1919 and grew to over 400 stores before being bought and consolidated. In 1992 the Archibald Candy Company acquired the brand
Date DEC 19,2015
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Wear on the corners and edges. Some puncture marks on the top.