Free Vintage Fruit Crate Labels

What’s not to love about vintage fruit crate labels? They’re colorful and often whimsical, and were created to a much higher standard than they probably deserved, given that they were destined for the trash before having a new life on the Internet.

Another thing I like about them is that they’re ethnically diverse for the most part — and in a good way. Vintage cigar labels were often filled with negative interpretations of African Americans. But vintage fruit crate labels seem to be more egalitarian. As a result, you’ll see Latin Americans and African Americans presented in relatively positive contexts. Having said that, I know some people might rankle at the term “Aunty” being used along with the image of an African American woman, because that term was used during slavery. But if you remember the time these labels came from and how far we’ve come in the interim, it might be easier to appreciate that particular label for its artistic value.

Please read our TERMS OF USE and then click a vintage fruit crate label image below to view and download a larger version:

vintage labels fruit crates Paisano vintage fruit crate labels miracle Bradford Bros. vintage fruit crate labels Clown Brand Sparr Fruit Labels-391
vintage fruit crate label Tartan Brand Corona Foothill Lemon Company vintage product labels fruit crates Cupid Fillmore Citrus Association vintage fruit crate labels Aunty Brand Alturas-Garfield Citrus Cooperative vintage fruit crate labels Desert Harmony Arizona citrus fruits V.R. Harmon
vintage fruit crate stickers King Tut brand Johnston Fruit Company vintage clip art fruit crate label merry Christmas Santa Claus apples Stadelman fruit vintage stickers Kiltie brand Corona Foothill Lemon Company vintage labels fruit crate Tulip brand apples Perham Fruit Corporation
vintage fruit crate labels marshall sweet potatoes o.a. marshall vintage fruit crate labels butterfly pumpkin olney and floyd
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6 Responses to “Free Vintage Fruit Crate Labels”

  1. I LOVE your vintage clip art. I have been remodeling my home since Hurricane Rita and really did not know what I wanted to hang in my kitchen. Your site has inspired me! thanks ever so much

  2. Hi, Linda. I hadn’t thought about it but vintage fruit crate labels would be great in a kitchen! I’m so glad you shared that idea; I love knowing how people use the images.

    I hope Rita wasn’t too cruel to you. We live in hurricane country, too, so I understand first-hand how devastating those kind of storms can be.

  3. Howdy:

    Your downloads and a color copier helped me fill the shelves of a General Store for a production of Anne of Green Gables. An Apple crate, stacks of cans (on cardboard tubes)and advertising posters helped make it period correct. Thank you.

  4. Thanks so much for sharing that, Lee! That’s the most original use of our images to date. I only wish I could have seen the production. 🙂

  5. I just found your website through Silly Pearl and I am sooo impressed!…These are pretty and fun, and I can’t decide which one to try first..The colors are beautiful!!…Thank you so much for sharing these!!… I LOVE vintage!!..I’m also going to follow you on Pinterest and by subscription e-mail..God bless you for sharing!!

  6. Thanks for leaving a comment, Karen! I’m so glad you like the images. I hope you have a lot of fun with them. 🙂

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