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Title Hand truck: Maxwell House Coffee, n.p., n.d., ca. 1940-1950.
Object Name Handcart
Catalog Number 2002.137.0002
Collection Maxwell House Coffee, Hoboken Division, Collection
Credit Purchase
Description Hand truck: Maxwell House Coffee, no place, no date, circa 1940-1950.

Blue painted metal 14" wide x 46" high with painted panel attached at center with text "Maxwell House Coffee" in appropriate colors and cup logo with one drop with a flower garland behind it. Rubber wheels, 4" diameter. Foot plate 5" deep.

Use of this item is not known. The smallish size and lightweight nature of the construction along with painted plate suggests this item was produced for display purposes rather than for routine product distribution.
Date 1940-1950
Year Range from 1940.0
Year Range to 1950.0
Search Terms Maxwell House Coffee plant
Caption front
Imagefile 011\20021370002.JPG
Classification Advertising
Manufacturing