Object ID 003383
Object Name Henry George cigar box
Object Desc Wooden cigar box with logo and lettering.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003020
General Category History
Category Tobacco Products
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 1, Closet, Floor
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords cigars,tobacco,boxes,Henry George,smoking,
Title Henry George cigar box
Description Wooden cigar box, light in color. Logo in center of lid, stamped in black lettering. Trim on edges-Henry George letters in light brown on a red background. Guaranteed fresh. 5 cents. Sticker on left and right side of box. Same sticker on interior of box.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Henry George
Maker Details Were a brand of cigars quite popular with working men. Were cheap. Henry George was a noted writer, economist, and politician in the 1800s.
Date MAY 31,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes Tape on left corner of lid, front of box, and left side of box. Trim is crinkled. Several water damage spots in interior of box.