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Title: Merrimac Brand salmon label

Accession Number: 2000.154.5
Category: MERCHANDISING TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Type: fish can label
Maker: Ridgway Lithograph Co.
Place: USA, OR, Portland
Date:
Materials: paper
Description: Salmon can label; polychrome images of a salmon on one end and a silhouette of an ironclad ship in an oval; printed in red and black "MERRIMAC BRAND/ COLUMBIA RIVER SALMON/ CONTENTS 7-3/4 OZ./ AVOIR" and "DISTRIBUTED BY/ FRANCIS A. SEUFERT AND CO./ THE DALLES,/ OREGON" "SALT & SALMON/ OIL ADDED". Printed in blue at one end "1805" and "LITHOGRAPHED BY/ RIDGWAY LITHOGRAPH CO./ PORTLAND/ ORE. U. S. A."

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