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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cigar_store_Indian

Because of the general illiteracy of the populace, early store owners used ... American Indians and tobacco had always been associated ...

americacomesalive.com/2014/10/31/cigar-store-indians

Cigar store Indians were used instead of signs to signal that a store sold tobacco. When and why did this happen?

antiqueshoppefl.com/archives/mtimm/cigar.htm

By Maureen Timm. As seen in The Antique Shoppe Newspaper, August 2007. The history and origin of the East Coast Cigar Store Indian Statue dates back to ...

www.cigarstoreindianstatue.com/CigarStoreFrame.html

History and photographs of East Coast Cigar Store Indians and the development of commerical tobacco shops.

www.cigarstoreindians.com

Buy, Sell or Receive a Free a Free Appraisal on Antique Cigar Store Indians now! ... and continues to search for interesting specimens of authentic origin.

www.pbs.org/wgbh/roadshow/stories/articles/2015/10/26/cigar-store-indians-trading-stereotypes

Oct 26, 2015 ... Cigar store Indians were popular symbols of the 19th and early 20th-century tobacco trade. Today, collectors of these statues appreciate both ...

blogcritics.org/the-origins-of-the-cigar-store

answers.google.com/answers/threadview?id=365204

"The Cigar Store Indian Chief is a figure loaded with contradictions. ... Wooden Indians certainly have an interesting history. But times have ...

www.sandsmachine.com/carvings.htm

About our hand carved wooden cigar store Indians: ... For a more complete history of cigar store Indians or trade signs, see the links at the bottom of this page.

www.evanschuman.com/clips/Americana.pdf

he is also a modern-day cigar store Indian manufacturer. “People absolutely want to own that piece of history, but it's not just the statue,” Kramer asserts.