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Object ID 003382

Object Name Alcazar cigar box

Object Desc Wooden cigar box with logo and lettering.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003019

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 1, Closet, Floor

Object Date

Start Year Range

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords cigars,tobacco,Alcazar,boxes,smoking,Louis Kindling Co.,

Title Alcazar cigar box

Description Wooden cigar box-light colored wood. Has white trim. On the left side of the lid's outside is a green and brown sticker with writing on it. The logo is stamped on. There is a sticker on the right side of the lid and the left side of the box. Stamp on front side of the box. On the inteiror of the lid is a sticker with a horse on it with a background of grass and buildings. Louis Kindling Co. 15 cents straight.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.75

Length 9

Width 5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Louis Kindling Co.

Maker Details Located in Milwaukee on 348 Broadway Street. Louis Kindling cam from Germany to Milwaukee in 1873. He dealt with foreign and domestic leaf tobacco.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3019



Date MAY 31,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Sticker on left side of box is chipping off, as is the sticker on the top of the lid. Discolored trim. Water damange and stains on the interior of the box.