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Title: Label for can of Red Sockeye Salmon

Accession Number: 1999.34.3
Type: salmon can label
Place: USA, WA, Anacortes
Date: Circa 1890
Materials: paper
Description: Salmon can label; 3 color (white, orange, green) label with illustrations of a salmon and a mans arm holding a golden sceptre; reads on left side "RED/ SOCKEYE/ SALMON/ SCHMIDT LITHO. CO. PORTLAND, OR."; "GUARANTEED BY FIDALGO/ ISLAND PACKING CO. UNDER/ THE FOOD AND DRUGS ACT/ June 30, 1906/ SERIAL NO. 42065"; heating instructions in center; right side reads "GOLDEN SCEPTRE/ BRAND/ RED/ SOCKEYE SALMON/ PACKED BY THE/ FIDALGO ISLAND PACKING CO./ ANACORTES, WASH."

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