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General Cigar Company correspondence, 1969-1971

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General Cigar Company correspondence, 1969-1971
Tobacco -- Research
Tobacco industry
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This collection of materials includes the correspondence and research notes involving Alfred M. Gottscho's General Cigar Company, Inc. and W. H. Johnson's tobacco research. Most of the materials involve General Cigar Company, Inc.'s desire to create better filler for their cigars through different methods of processing tobacco leaves, most notably through freeze-drying.
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Digital Project:
Cultivating a Revolution

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Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
William H. Johnson Papers, 1941-2005 (Bulk, 1956-1983) (MC00062) held by
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Digitization of this resource was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

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Pages were scanned in the order in which they were found at time of scanning.

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Scanned folders from the same box

  1. Correspondence related to freeze-dry process, 1969-1976
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 2
  2. Correspondence related to freeze-dry process, 1969
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 3
  3. Close-grown tobacco correspondence with Hugh Hardison of Export Leaf Tobacco Company, 1976-1978
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 4
  4. General Cigar Company correspondence, 1969-1971, Series 7, Box 39, Folder 5 (Current Folder)
  5. FMC Corporation correspondence, 1970-1972
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 6
  6. Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company, 1970
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 7
  7. E. I. Dupont, 1968-1973
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 8
  8. Monsanto, 1976-1980
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 9
  9. John Tate - Lipton Tea, 1978
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 10
  10. Peter J. Schweitzer Co., 1975-1979
    Series 7, Box 39, Folder 11
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