Guide to the Aviation Trading Cards Collection


Title:
Aviation Trading Cards Collection
Repository:
Wright State University, Special Collections and Archives
Phone: 937-775-2092
http://www.libraries.wright.edu/special/
Creator:
Unknown
Dates:
1925-1996
Bulk dates:
1925-1940
Quantity:
0.5 linear feet
Abstract:
The collection consists of approximately 700 collectable trade cards and stamps issued by various industries, primarily the "cigarette cards" of tobacco manufacturers. The majority of the card or stamp series feature airplanes, but some series focus on famous aviators. Materials originate from the United States, United Kingdom, and Germany.
Identification:
MS-519
Language:
The records are in English and German