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Title: Label for can of Choice Puget Sound Medium Red Salmon, circa 1890

Accession Number: 1999.34.1
Category: MERCHANDISING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Type: salmon can label
Maker: Schmidt Litho. Co.
Place: USA, WA, Anacortes
Date: Circa 1890
Materials: paper
Description: Salmon can label; color label with elaborate illustration of Puget Sound, with a salmon overlaid; right side reads "CHOICE/ PUGET SOUND/ MEDIUM RED/ SALMON"; "FIDALGO ISLAND/ PACKING CO./ ANACORTES, WASH."; right side has two tridents crossed in a crown; reads "TRIDENT/ BRAND/ TRADE MARK/ REGISTERED./ SALMON"; printed very small in lower right corner, "SCHMIDT L. CO. S. F. 125".

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