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Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room https://map.yale.edu/place/building/SML? 120 High Street New Haven CT 06511

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Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room https://map.yale.edu/place/building/SML? 120 High Street New Haven CT 06511

October 2018

Selling Smoke: Tobacco Advertising and Anti-smoking Campaigns

October 29, 2018 - February 22, 2019
Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room https://map.yale.edu/place/building/SML? 120 High Street New Haven CT 06511, Sterling Memorial Library Memorabilia Room https://map.yale.edu/place/building/SML? 120 High Street New Haven CT 06511 + Google Map
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For well over a century, the tobacco industry has been selling smoke in America and abroad: marketing the very idea of smoking with the slick and calculated use of celebrity testimonials, promises of health benefits, memorable slogans, promotional sweepstakes, and more. Selling Smoke exhibits a wide array of tobacco advertising alongside anti-smoking campaign materials, drawn from the William Van Duyn collection of magazine advertisements, ephemera, articles, and pamphlets related to tobacco and cigarette-smoking. Additional anti-smoking posters from the Medical Historical…

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