THIS IS AN ORIGINAL CRATE LABEL
This label was printed at the approximate date noted below, with the intention of being pasted on a wood crate.
APPROX. SIZE(inches): 8.75 x 10.25
APPROX. AGE: 1940’s
DESCRIPTION: Larger image of Monad, trademark used by Northern Pacific Railroad Company. Has a glossy finish, many printers finished the labels by adding a light varnish. The same label could be used for over 20 years so you may find slight variations depending on if different lithographers or techniques were used.
CONDITION: Quite a few handling marks, tear and light bends to top left corner.
ORIGIN: Yakima, WA., Washington.
SHIPPER/GROWER: used by Yakima County Horticultural Union