The Missess Volk; Sweet Caporal Cigarette

Description (Brief)
Celluloid button with photographic image of "The Misses Volk," two young women posed cheek to cheek. On the back a paper insert reads "Sweet Caporal Cigarette," and may be an advertisment for that company.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
after 1896
advertiser
American Tobacco Company
maker
Whitehead & Hoag Company
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.6 cm; 1 in
overall: 1/8 in x 7/8 in; .3175 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.0398
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0398
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Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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