07/14/22 – Program – Dr. Maggie McGuire – Tobacco Flannel and Cigarette Silks

07/14/22 – Program – Dr. Maggie McGuire – Tobacco Flannel and Cigarette Silks

We will explore the short heyday of the tobacco flannels and cigarette silks.  Where could you get them, what you could do with them and how were quilts involved?  Come explore these one of a kind quilts and discover how a “prize in every pack” marketing ploy lead to a collecting frenzy.