Featured here is a great image of the Old Virginia minstrel or quartet dance stage group. These characters are dressed for a play, and are surely characters in the play given their unusual dress or costumes. The Old Virginia Brand was one of the biggest selling tobacco brands for most of the 20th century era.Details
Drummond Tobacco Co Advertising Booklet, St. Louis Missouri
Circa 1895, a great advertising booklet from the Drummond Tobacco Company in Saint Louis MO. The St. Louis area was the largest tobacco producing city around 1900 and the Drummond company was just one of many companies at the time in the city who manufactured commercially available tobacco products.