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Canned Tobacco Typography :  advertisement poster for tobacco typography.



Place of creation


1 reproduction : photomechanical print
Support: 45.500 x 61.500 cm
Inventory no.: 100833
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-110327
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
1.214/X2 Item no. assigned by LAC 7
90: Open
Other accession no.
1980-074 PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1980-74-7. Source: The artist.
Copyright: Jim Donoahue.

Additional information

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed.
Inscription: ...In the twenties it came in cans. The tobacco was mild, smooth, mellow luxurious. The typography was inventive, outrageous, delightful, patriotic and always charming...Can Collection: John Sebert...401 Wellington St. West, Toronto, Canada...The always charming typographers... (Partial Transcription).

Subject heading

1. artifact.
2. objet façonné.
3. / Graphic design // Typography // Tobacco industry /.
4. Advertisement - Canada - Poster.
5. Publicitaire - Canada - Affiche.


Other system control no.