Magazine advertisement from LIFE magazine with opera singer Marion Talley

Magazine advertisement from LIFE magazine with opera singer Marion Talley

Magazine advertisement from LIFE magazine with opera singer Marion Talley, September 2, 1937.

Newspaper advertisement from Svenska Amerika Posten

Newspaper advertisement from Svenska Amerika Posten

Newspaper advertisement from Svenska Amerika Posten, January 25, 1933. Clever Elsie is being praised for her preparation of Ry-Krisp, which is to heat buttered crackers and then let them cool.

Page from promotional booklet, A Mother's Manual

Page from promotional booklet, A Mother's Manual

Page from promotional booklet, A Mother's Manual, 1928, from Ralston Purina.

Page from promotional booklet, A Mother's Manual

Page from promotional booklet, A Mother's Manual

Page from promotional booklet, A Mother's Manual, 1928, from Ralston Purina.

Ry-Krisp advertisement, 1919.

Magazine advertisement from Good Health magazine

Magazine advertisement from Good Health magazine, July 1919, published by Dr. John Harvey Kellogg.

Photograph of an assembly line at the Ry-Krisp factory.

Assembly line at Ry-Krisp factory, Minneapolis

Assembly line at Ry-Krisp factory, Minneapolis, 1955.

Two men posing next to a Ry-Krisp batter-mixing machine.

Two men by a mixer, Ry-Krisp factory

Two men by a mixer, Ry-Krisp factory, 1949.

Photograph of the Ry-Krisp Company factory.

Ry-Krisp Company, 824-830 Sixth Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis.

Ry-Krisp Company, 824-830 Sixth Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, c. 1925.

The Long Shelf Life of Ry-Krisp

In 1904, immigrant baker Arvid Peterson gave a Swedish-styled cracker a modern American name and the country's been eating Ry-Krisp ever since. Minneapolis has also been the one and only location where the product is made.

photograph of a train in a clay pit, filled with clay

Barclay workers at Zumbrota

A Barclay Brick and Tile Company locomotive pulls three railcars filled with clay from the Zumbrota factory's pit.

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