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Title: Label for can of Canoe Brand red salmon, circa 1890

Accession Number: 1999.100.2
Category: MERCHANDISING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Type: salmon can label
Maker: Schmidt Litho. Co.
Place: USA, AK; USA, CA, San Francisco
Date: Circa 1890
Materials: paper
Description: Salmon can label; color label with illustrations of a salmon and an Alaskan scene; Alaskan scene consists of two people rowing a canoe with a snow covered mountain in the background; reads on left "CANOE/ BRAND/ RED/ SALMON"; "ALASKA PACKERS ASSOCIATION/ SAN FRANCISCO" seal in center of left side; right side reads "CANOE/ BRAND/ LIGHTLY/ SALTED/ RED/ SALMON/ SCHMIDT LITHO. CO. S.F."

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