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Gold Rim Texas Vegetables Label

SKU: CRL1016 $2.35 USD



Historic Overview

This "Gold Rim" Brand Original Texas Vegetable Crate Label measures 7” Wide x 5” High. It was packed by the Gulf Distributing Co., Inc., of Weslaco, Texas and is in mint condition from the 1940s – 1950s. The label shows a scenic of the Texas Gulf Coast with a beach and sailboats like you would expect to see on a postcard. It was lithographed by Shmidt Litho of San Francisco, California.

Vintage crate labels are often found in mint condition, having been produced in larger quantities than were needed and stored unused in warehouses.  They make some of the most affordable art objects available to the general public. Often collectors like to mat and frame labels for display.


WE GUARANTEE ALL LABELS TO BE AUTHENTIC AND AS DESCRIBED!


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This South Carolina peach crate label measures 8" Wide x 2.87" High and features a golden peach on a black and blue background. It comes from the Ridge Peach & Vegetable Association which was a group of growers from Ridge Spring, Johnston, Trenton & Monetta, S.C. JuicyGold's sales office was in Ridge Spring. We believe this label dates to the 1950s.   Ridge Spring, South Carolina, was settled over 250 years ago and is still populated by decendants of some of the original families. First incorporated on December 23, 1882, the town held a Centennial Celebration in the Fall of 1982. Beautiful plantation houses were built throughout the area after the Revolutionary War. Many of these lovely homes have survived and grace the countryside. The town was named Ridge Spring for the natural raised ridge of the land and for the spring of pure water which provided delicious drinking water.   Cotton began as an important crop in the early 1800s. Vast acreages were grown for many generations and transported by wagon to Hamburg, S. C. for shipment by barge to Savannah, Georgia. From early days the cultivation of the peach seemed particularly suited to the soil and climate of The Ridge. Through the years other crops such as corn, asparagus, soybeans, cotton and numerous more have been grown in the fertile soil of Ridge Spring.   There is an annual Harvest Festival each October. The charm and gracious southern living of this agrarian community continues today for those who call “the Ridge” their home and for those who are fortunate enough to visit.   WE GUARANTEE OUR LABELS TO BE AUTHENTIC AND AS DESCRIBED!


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