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Title
American Can Company
Creator
Clarence Burkett
Date Created and/or Issued
1945
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Photographs
Rights Information
This image may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.). Copyright restrictions applying to the reproduction and use of this image are available from the Sacramento Public Library.
Description
This 1945 photograph shows the steamy interior of the American Can Company at 3325 C Street. Founded in 1926, by 1951, American employed 900 workers during the canning season and 275 over the winter months. In total, American’s employees represented an aggregate annual payroll of 1 million dollars. Most of American’s production went to the California Packing Company at 1721 C Street and Libby, McNeil and Libby on Alhambra and Stockton Boulevards.
Type
Image
Identifier
1468
http://cdm15248.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll1/id/2373
Subject
Canneries
Business Enterprises
Factories
Source
Sacramento Room Photograph Collection

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