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Catalog Number 2005.001.0008
Object Name Label, Product
Title Violet Brand Apples
Scope & Content Violet Brand Apples crate label from Perham Fruit Corporation, Yakima, WA. Full color label with yellow, red, and orange colored text of different type faces and color illustration on black background with green lines. Text: "VIOLET / REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. / BRAND / APPLES / CONTENTS ONE U.S. BUSHEL / Perham / Fruit Corporation / Yakima, / Washington. / U.S.A. / DISTRIBUTOR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA." On proper left hand side of label is color illustration of a bunch of purple violets with leaves tied with a green ribbon. "US" printed inside circle in proper lower left hand corner in green with red dots. "DO NOT EXPOSE TO / DIRECT SUNLIGHT / JC" stamped in black ink on reverse of label in proper upper right hand corner.
Creator Perham Fruit Corporation
Dates of Creation 1930-1940. REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. became part of label wording about 1932.
Extent of Description 1 paper label. Label measures: 21.6 cm x 26.6 cm.
Archival History Label is from donor's fruit crate label collection. Label was donated to the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center.
Collection Jack Cole Collection
Search Terms Yakima
People Cole, Jack