Object ID 003389
Object Name Harvester Record Breaker cigar boxes
Object Desc Harvester brand cigar boxes with Harvester logo and horse head.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003026a-b
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 tobacco,cigars,boxes,smoking,Harvester Cigars,Record Breaker,
Title Harvester Record Breaker cigar boxes
Description Two cigar boxes with striped lid. Record Breaker brand of the Harvester Cigars. Both boxes have writing on the lid. Harvester Cigars and horse head are on the lid, in black lettering/coloring. Has "A Quality Cigar Named After A Champion" written on the side.
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Place of Origin
Maker Harvester Cigars.
Maker Details Named after a race horse that set a half mile record in 1925. Produced in Pennsylvania. Dropped prices to 5 cents from 10 cents in 1933.
Date MAY 31,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes CMY3026a has writing on the lid. In the center of one of the edges, there is a tear. Black stripe on lid is faded. Corners are worn and slightly torn. Light brown discoloration on interior. CMY3026b also has writting on lid. Discoloration on black strip and lid. Tear in center of one of the edges. Discoloration and dust on one side of box. Sun damage on some of the sides.