Cigar Box Label

Description (Brief)
This cigar box contained Cremo brand nickel cigars made by the American Cigar Company of New York, New York during the early 20th century. The Cremo brand cigar bore the tagline “Cream of the Islands.” The label bears an illustration of a young boy holding tobacco leaves, with an illustration of an island with sailing vessels in the ocean behind him.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
American Tobacco Company
Physical Description
paper (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 5 1/4 in x 10 in; 13.335 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.352
catalog number
1979.0441.352
accession number
1979.0441
subject
Food
Agriculture
Crate Labels
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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