Karin A. France

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Chocolates, Candies, 1910's, Maine, “Made in Maine--For Maine--By Maine People”, T. A. Huston, Bakery, Chocolate Box, Clover Leaf Chocolates, Chocolate Peppermints, Marketing, Adversiting, Auburn



In the early 1920s, T. A. Huston & Co. of Auburn built a 7-story bakery building in Portland, which became the Glickman Library of USM in the early 1990s. This is the original packaging of "Clover Leaf Chocolate Peppermints," produced by T. A. Huston & Co.

Size of Collection:

0.25 ft.



The T.A. Huston & Co. Chocolate Box was created by T.A. Huston & Co. of Auburn, ME. James Whitmore of Buckfield, ME donated the box, having found it in the wall of his apartment building.

Ownership and Literary Rights:

The T.A. Huston & Co. Chocolate Box is the physical property of the University of Southern Maine Libraries. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the creator or her/his legal heirs and assigns.

For further information, consult the Head of Special Collections,



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