Guide to the Research Collections

- SECTION -- IV -- THE PURE AND APPLIED SCIENCES
- 60 -- ARENTS TOBACCO COLLECTION
- RESOURCES
- Tobacco Ephemera

Tobacco Ephemera

A collection of posters, labels, trade cards, and stickers documents the history of tobacco. An exceptionally fine collection of cigarette cards numbers more than 125,000 pieces; included are more than 3,000 complete sets. Cards in this collection originated in England, France, Germany, Holland, Japan, Siam, Spain, the United States, and other nations.