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Title  [Riverboat - Fruit label - Sacramento River - Locke]
Date  [192-?]
Description  1 label ; col. lithograph ; 8 x 11 in.
Subject(s)  G. W. Locke & Son (Locke, Calif.) (2), Pears--California--Sacramento County (5), Sacramento (Calif.) (782), Sacramento River (Calif.) (240)

Fruit crate labels (21), Chromolithographs (6)

Summary  Colorful fruit crate label advertising pears grown & packed by G. W. Locke & Son in the Sacramento Valley and shipped via steamer on the Sacramento River. Locke, California is a small community on the Sacramento Delta famous for its past and the preserved state of the quaint town, settled almost 90 years ago by the hard-working Chinese Americans that still maintain the original buildings and share their heritage with visitors.
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