Contributed by Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum
25 pound potato bag, Produce Distributors, Inc.
In the 1940s potato farmers started packaging their potatoes in distinctive bags. The wide variety of bags illustrates the strong interest in distinctive marketing efforts that is still evident today.
About This Item
- Title: Maine Special potato bag, Presque Isle, c. 1950
- Creation Date: circa 1950
- Subject Date: circa 1950
- Location: Presque Isle, Aroostook County, ME
- Media: Paper
- Dimensions: 63 cm x 38 cm
- Object Type: Physical Object
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