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Cigar store Indian

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The cigar store Indian or wooden Indian is an advertisement figure, in the likeness of a Native ... These carvings were called "Black Boys" or "Virginians" in the trade. Eventual...

The Origins of the Cigar Store Indian | Blogcritics

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Oct 21, 2006 ... A cigar store Indian sits outside the door of many cigar and tobacco shops. While this can easily be viewed as an unwanted stereotype of the ...

History of the East Coast Cigar Store Indian

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associated by the name "leaners," Wooden Indians resting their elbows on log posts, barrels or oversized cigars. John Cromwell's trademark was a distinctive ...

Cigar Store Indian | eBay

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Find great deals on eBay for Cigar Store Indian in Collectible Tobacco Memorabilia. Shop with confidence.

Hand carved cigar store Indians and other wooden figures

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They are carved from a kiln dried hardwood called Monkey Pod. In addition to the many individual item ... About our hand carved wooden cigar store Indians: ...

Art & Antiques by Dr. Lori: Origins of Cigar Store Indians - Tampa, FL ...

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Jul 17, 2013 ... One of the earliest known cigar store Indians dates back to 1617. Shop keepers used carved figures of Native Americans—called Virginie ...

Wooden Cigar Store Indians | Alltribes

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Items 1 - 16 of 38 ... Wooden Cigar Store Indians, Native American hand carved Wooden ... However it wasn't until 1617 that small wooden figures called "Virginie ...

History of Cigar Store Indian | JM Cigars

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The cigar store Indian or wooden Indian is an advertisement figure, in the likeness of an ... These carvings were called “Black Boys” or “Virginians” in the trade.

Cigar Store Indians - Collections - Baltimore Sun

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Feb 19, 1998 ... ... the "Cigar Store Indian" remains a term that brings a specific image to ... demeaning intent of a sculpture of an Indian mother and child called ...

Expedition Magazine | The “Vanished American” - Penn Museum

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The first tobacconists' trade signs, for they cannot be called Cigar Store Indians at this point, were made in England and Holland; the earliest example recorded ...

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What Are Cigar Store Indians? - America Comes Alive

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Cigar store Indians were used instead of signs to signal that a store sold tobacco. ... The sculptures were sometimes called “Virginians” or “Virginnie men” to ...

Antique Cigar Store Indians - Home

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Mark Goldman has amassed the largest private collection of Antique Period (pre- 1910) Cigar Store Indians in the world! Buy, Sell or Receive a Free a Free ...

Cloud of Controversy Thickens Over Statue / `Cigar store Indian ...

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Oct 4, 1996 ... Cloud of Controversy Thickens Over Statue / `Cigar store Indian' called insulting. Glen Martin, Chronicle Staff Writer ...