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Sugar bag made by Holly Sugar Co. It is white cotton, printed on one side in blue letters: "Pure Holly Sugar, Extra Fine, granulated. Preserving and Table Use..." It has two sets of two lines...

c1939

Bag for C & H Sugar Company sugar. Made of cotton, is printed on one side with blue letters: "C & H Sugar, Pure Cane, Berry Granulated;" It has an outline of a house in red it is also...

c.1943-1944

This unbleached, plain weave cotton shopping bag is trimmed with blue bias tape. Metal grommets are at the top of the bag. Two grommets hold a matching cloth handle on either side of the top...

3 Sperry and Co. flour bags, Stockton with San Francisco office.

From the History Information Station:

Object: Flour sack, marked "Sperry's New Patent Flour."

History:...

11-Dec-23

A: Metal canteen is silver colored, probably made from aluminum, with a ridged steel lid attatched to the throat of the canteen by a steel chain. Canteen is circular in shape, with a flattened...

1888

Bag of mineral samples, marked "J. Estudillo", he was born in 1844, Rancho San Leandro, letter attached dated 1888.

From the History Information Station:

Object: White canvas bag,...

ca 1920's

Envelope bag. Date: ca. 1920's. Description: Kahn Bros. The Always Busy Store, 12th at Wash. St., Oakland

20th century

Miscellaneous canvas bag. Large cnavas bag with tow leather loops on one side of bag; leather strap with metal buckle on opposite side of bag. Metal studs attach leather strapping to canvas....

2003

A brown paper shopping bag with a white piece of paper taped to the front saying "Women Don't Buy this War, Women for Peace 510-845-0320 www.womenforpeace.org" On the side of the bag is a listing...

1920s

A: Cotton bag with drawstring closure with very frayed braid as drawstring; fraying appears almost tassel-like. Written on the bag in crayon are several crosses in orange color (probably a...

2003

Press kit sent to candidates in the 2003 California Gubernatorial Recall Election from Mentos, which declared itself the Official Chewy Mint of the California Recall Election. Made by Perfetti...

7-Apr

This cream colored plastic bag (with a circle cut out at the top for a handle) is sold at Mollie Stone's Markets for 59 cents. It is a "green" bag, meaning that it is ecologically sound and...

2007

Tan plastic bag, printed in black and red, made for the Longs Drug stored. "Your Neighborhood. Your Longs. Live Healthy. Live Happy. Live Longs. Longs Drugs." "Warning: To avoid danger of...

c. 1920

Small bag (purple, with bat-like forms appliqued to the top, and couched in place with orange colored thread. (Light pink on the reverse side.) long cotton string attached.

11-Dec-23

A: Metal canteen is silver colored, probably made from aluminum, with a ridged steel lid attatched to the throat of the canteen by a steel chain. Canteen is circular in shape, with a flattened...

2003

Press kit sent to candidates in the 2003 California Gubernatorial Recall Election from Mentos, which declared itself the Official Chewy Mint of the California Recall Election. Made by Perfetti...

c.1958

Bag, plastic, opened, with a paper disposable vacuum cleaner bag still inside.. made by Hoover.

Vacuum cleaner bag envelope by Capwells, for Hoover vacuum cleaners. Inside the envelope is a vacuum cleaner bag in its own sleeve. (a-c)

A: manila envelope with the lettering: Capwell's...

Plastic bag, unopenend, for vacuum cleaner bags, made by Hoover, for its "Constellation" portable cleaners.

C.19TH CENTURY

This small Chinese bag is closed tightly at the top with a drawstring, becoming firmly pleated. The body of the bag is embroidered, front and back, with different symbols done in metallic (...

1930s

This embroidered ouch, probably silk and silk floss, was made by Berkeley graphic artist Wana Derge in the 1930s. The bag is of khaki color, with teal, light blue, purple yellow, green and orange...

mid 20th century to late 20th century

This is a leather camera bag with plaid cloth lining and a black woven strap used by Judy Dater.

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