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Object Name Bottle
Date ca. 1937-1960
Description Milk bottle, clear glass, cylindrical with tapering neck, Janssen's Milk, one quart size. Front of bottle has an embossed silhouette of a milk bottle crossed by script lettering on a diagonal: "Janssen's / Milk" with the words "ONE QUART LIQUID" below. Near the bottom on the front is an embossed mark: "K-9". Embosssed lettering on back: "JANSSEN / REGISTERED". Bottom has a large embossed letter "J".
(Keywords: Staten Island, New York, Twentieth Century)
Ownership and History Janssen Dairy was a New Jersey corporation that had a distribution station on Staten Island at 754 Manor Road from 1937. By 1962 Janssen had become a division of Foremost Dairies, Inc.
Earliest Date 1937
Latest Date 1960
Maker Knox Glass Bottle Company
Material Glass
Subjects Dairy products
Food
Lexicon Sub-category Merchandising T&E
Catalog Number X84.0139
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Efron family in memory of Dr. Meryl Efron, November 2014.
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