Query: Tobacco
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Tobacco Trade and Industry
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1750-1965
undated
Size:
11.35 Cubic feet (consisting of 20 boxes, 8 folder, 30 oversize folders, 17 map case folders, 3 flat boxes (partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tobacco
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Tobacco Trade and Industry forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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in NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Tobacco for Tobacco
MS 2630 Tobacco, pipe, corn, etc. among the stocks of Mexico and Central America
Creators:
McGuire, Dr.
Dates:
undated
Size:
850 Items (ca. 850 pages)
1,775 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2630
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Subject: 1. "Tobacco," "pipe," and occasionally "maize" in a variety of Indian languages, by language family. Approximately 600 pages. Originally from Manuscript Number 2630. 2. "History of Tobacco." Draft. 74 pages. Footnotes, 18 pages. Originally from Manuscript Number 1927. 3. "Tobacco and its Mixtures." Draft. 50 pages. Originally from Manuscript Number 2630. 4. "Sacrificial Offerings." Draft. 14 pages. Originally from Manuscript 2630. 5. "Kinnikinnick …

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in NAA.MS2630 for Tobacco
Virgil Johnson Collection of Cigarette Packages
Creators:
Brown and Williamson.
Johnson, Virgil
American Tobacco Company.
Benson and Hedges.
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Dates:
circa 1890-1997
Size:
25 Cubic feet (26 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0645
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

As a teenager, Virgil Johnson [b.1918] became interested in the designs and symbols on cigarette packs like "Black Cat" and "White Roll", and he began actively collecting in the 1930s. His interest intensified during the 1940s when he was stationed in North Africa and across the Mediterranean region as a photographer with the U.S. Navy. Mr. Johnson collected cigarette packs for over fifty years, and was a member of the Cigarette Pack Collector's Association. Approximately 6000 cigarette packages, foreign and American, arranged in 24 albums. Manufacturers include names such as those shown below.

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in NMAH.AC.0645 for Tobacco
Marilyn E. Jackler Memorial Collection of Tobacco Advertisements
Creators:
Jackler, Robert K.
Dates:
circa 1898-2017
undated
Size:
20 Cubic feet (40 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1224
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the history of tobacco advertising in America through print advertisements (magazine and newspaper), emphasizing the deceptive advertising practices employed by the tobacco industry to lure and keep smokers. Many of the advertisements contain images of celebrities, athletes, and other notable persons who endorsed tobacco products as well as ethinic imagery.

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in NMAH.AC.1224 for Tobacco
Pipes and Tobacco Scrapbooks
Creators:
Dibner Library
Dates:
1930s-1950s.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0159
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scrapbooks contain clippings of newspaper and magazine cartoons, photographs and articles, surveying pipes and tobacco mostly from 1930s to 1950s.

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in NMAH.AC.0159 for Tobacco
MS 1967 Miscellaneous information on pipes, tobacco and corn, collected from various sources
Creators:
Chamberlain, Alexander Francis, 1865-1914
Dates:
undated
Size:
2,450 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1967
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS1967 for Tobacco
MS 1563 Names for tobacco in 56 California dialects
Creators:
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942
Dates:
undated
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1563
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS1563 for Tobacco
MS 1927 Extracts from historical narratives of voyages to New World
Creators:
McGuire, Joseph D. (Joseph Deakins), 1842-1916
Dates:
undated
Size:
3,100 Items (ca. 3100 handwritten cards)
185 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1927
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Relates to several aspects of culture [possible emphasis on pipes, tobacco, and corn ?] collected from various sources.

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in NAA.MS1927 for Tobacco
White, Edmunds, and Fallen Family Papers
Dates:
bulk 1894-1978, undated
Size:
2 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1444
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the personal and working lives of tenant farmer Julius Lee White, who worked on a tobacco farm in Ringgold, Virginia, and those of his extended family.

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in NMAH.AC.1444 for Tobacco
Evan Rangeloff Collection of Punchboards and Liggett & Myers Tobacco Sales Materials
Creators:
Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company.
Rangeloff, Evan
Dates:
circa 1910-1991
Size:
3.5 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0716
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes thirty-eight punchboards, all unpunched and in very good to excellent condition, and featuring a range of products and imagery. The collection also includes two punchboard manufacturers' catalogs from the 1940s, which detail the money-making opportunities for jobbers and retailers. The collection also contains correspondence, employment forms, promotional literature …

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in NMAH.AC.0716 for Tobacco
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