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Union Leader Tobacco tin
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Details

Object ID 001581

Object Name Union Leader Tobacco tin

Object Desc Pocket sized tin for Union Leader smoking tobacco.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001287

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 5

Object Date

Start Year Range 1910

End Year Range 1930

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords smoking,tins,Union Leader,pipes,P. Lorillard Co.,tobacco,cigarettes,


Title Union Leader Tobacco tin

Description Red tin with image of a bald eagle on front and back sides. "Pipe" written on the side.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4.5

Length 3

Width 0.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker P. Lorillard Company

Maker Details Lorillard, Inc., through its Lorillard Tobacco Company subsidiary, is the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States. Founded in 1760, Lorillard is the oldest continuously operating tobacco company in the U.S. Newport, Lorillardís flagship premium cigarette brand, is the top selling menthol and second largest selling cigarette in the U.S. In addition to Newport, the Lorillard product line has four additional cigarette brand families marketed under the Kent, True, Maverick and Old Gold brand names. These five brands include 41 different product offerings which vary in price, taste, flavor, length and packaging. In April 2012, Lorillard acquired blu ecigs, the leading electronic cigarette company in the U.S. Lorillard maintains its headquarters and manufactures all of its cigarette products in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1287

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 25,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Lots of scratching throughout. Bottom edges are a bit rusted.


Events

Date FEB 28,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 from Room 7, Shelf 2 - automatic entry by admin


Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 6 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 - automatic entry by admin


Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 5 from Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 6 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes