Old Abe Cigars
The object is a paperboard wrapper for Old Abe Cigars. It is illustrated with a bust portrait of Abraham Lincoln at the package's front.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
5 X 3 1/2 X 1 1/4 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
front of box: OLD ABE / CIGARS / FOR THE PEOPLE / 25¢ / A / PACKAGE / CELLOPHANE WRAPPED back of box: OLD ABE / CIGARS / ALWAYS FRESH / 25 c / A PACKAGE / THE GIGARS HEREIN CONTAINED / WERE MANUFACTURED TO RETAIL / AT NOT MORE THAN 5c EACH AND / ARE SO TAX PAID. proper left side of box: BEST BY TEST
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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