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White Owl cigar boxes
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Details

Object ID 003408

Object Name White Owl cigar boxes

Object Desc 3 White Owl cigar boxes with logo and lettering.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003044a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 1, Closet, Floor

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords tobacco,cigars,boxes,smoking,White Owl,


Title White Owl cigar boxes

Description 3 White Owl cigar boxes. White owl logo on left side, on black background with three gold coins above him. Light brown background. Blended with Havana. Invincible brand. Made milder to smoke milder. White trim with black lettering and green trim. Cost 10 cents.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.25

Length 6

Width 8.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 3

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker White Owl

Maker Details Made in 1887. Produced in Alabama. Has a variety of flavors, like grape, strawberry, peach, and pinapple, among others.

Maker Mark

Images

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Description

Conditions

Date JUN 6,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes CMY3044a has some tear on the edges and discoloration in the interior. CMY3044b has writing on the lid. Noticable tear on one of the edges. Discolored interior. CMY3044c has discolored inteiror.


Events

Date JUN 12,2015

Summary Status change

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


Date JUN 12,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Closet, Floor from Tobacco Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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