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Title: Tobacco packing label

Accession Number: 1982.6
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: packing label
Maker: Maclin-Zimmer-McGill Tobacco Co.
Place: USA, VA, Petersburg
Date:
Materials: paper
Description: Chromolithographed tobacco packing label; young woman on pier awaiting a returning auxiliary steamship, binoculars in hand. "SAILOR'S HOPE/ MACLIN-ZIMMER-/ McGILL/ TOBACCO CO./ PETERSBURG, VA./ U.S.A./. . ." Marked in diagonal bands on lighthouse at right: "USE/ MACLIN-/ ZIMMER'S/ TOBACCO". Floral decoration at top and bottom edges.

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