Butter paper, Littleton, ca. 1940

Contributed by Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum


Vegetable parchment paper for wrapping pressed butter, ca. 1940.

Vegetable parchment became the standard for wrapping butter because it was insoluable and kept out foreign flavors without imparting any flavor of its own.

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About This Item

  • Title: Butter paper, Littleton, ca. 1940
  • Creation Date: circa 1940
  • Subject Date: circa 1940
  • Town: Littleton
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: paper
  • Dimensions: 30 cm x 23 cm
  • Object Type: Text and Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum
1678 U.S. Route 1, Littleton, ME 04730
(207) 538-9604 (Debbie)

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