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Title: Label for Ocean Fresh Brand California Squid

Accession Number: 1999.39.7
Category: MERCHANDISING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Type: seafood can label
Maker:
Place: USA, CA, Monterey
Date: 1940
Materials: paper
Description: "Cannery Row" seafood can label; blue background showing the ocean with waves crashing and sailing vessels in background; two squid are shown above (in the sky area); left side in Spanish, right in English; includes copyright date of 1940; right side reads from top to bottom "NET WEIGHT 15 OUNCES/ OCEAN FRESH/ BRAND/ CALIFORNIA/ SQUID/ WATER AND SALT ADDED/ DISTRIBUTORS WESTERN FISH PRODUCTS CO. MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA".

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