Citrus Crate Label Collection

The Citrus Crate Label Collection consists of more than 300 bright and colorful citrus crate labels that were used by various California citrus growers. They represent locations in both Central and Southern California. These labels were used to identify and advertise the wooden crates of various fruits, such as grapefruit, lemons, and oranges, that were shipped throughout the United States.

Open Finding Aid

Digital Collection

Browse digitized images from the Citrus Crate Label Collection.

Access to the Collections

To arrange use of the Special Collections, contact Ken Otto, Special Collections librarian, at or (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5263.