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Title Can: Snowdrift Brand Coconut, 10 Pounds; Franklin Baker Div., General Foods, Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1928-1940.
Object Name Can
Catalog Number 2006.031.0007
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Purchase.
Description Metal can, Snowdrift Brand Sweetened Fancy Shred Coconut, 10 Pounds. Manufactured by Franklin Baker Division of General Foods Corporation, Hoboken, N.J., no date, ca. 1928-1940. 12-1/4" diameter x 6-5/8" high tin with lift off lid perforated at the center with 1/8" diameter air holes grouped in a 1-1/4 diameter area; paper label printed in red, gold and black applied to the side, 8-3/4" wide x 3-3/4" high.

Label is chipped. Code on label: P-1425 11-37 C. Tin worn and aged.

Franklin Baker was the maker of Baker's Coconut.
Date 1928-1940
Year Range from 1928.0
Year Range to 1940.0
Search Terms General Foods Corporation
Franklin Baker Company
Baker's Coconut
Caption full object
Imagefile 049\20060310007.JPG
Classification Business & Commerce
Food
Manufacturing