Tobacco History

Tobacco in Colonial Virginia

Tobacco in Colonial Virginia

June 22, 2017
The history of tobacco is the history of Jamestown and of Virginia. No one staple or resource ever played a more significant role in…

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Quit tobacco Timeline

Quit tobacco Timeline

June 2, 2017
Welcome to the Quit Smoking Side Effects Timeline, a quick reference guide for smokers who want to find out what happens when you quit…

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US tobacco companies

US tobacco companies

March 5, 2017
Smoking – and quitting smoking – is big business. According to the American Cancer Society, the average smoker spends $1, 500 a year…

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Tobacco history facts

Tobacco history facts

February 25, 2017
Nicotine was isolated from tobacco leaves ( Nicotiana tabacum ) in 1828, but the powerful effects of nicotine were already well recognized…

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History of tobacco Regulation

History of tobacco Regulation

February 17, 2017
National Commission on Marihuana and Drug Abuse THE BAN ON ADVERTISING Both the U.S. Public Health Service and Federal Trade Commission…

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Surgeon General report on smoking

Surgeon General report on smoking

December 27, 2016
Order Documents Order 2014 Surgeon General s Report documents from our Publications Catalog. In the Publications Catalog, type in 2014…

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Native American tobacco use

Native American tobacco use

October 20, 2016
GEOCITIES IS CLOSING! The four sacred plants are gift of the Four Manido (Spirits of the Four Directions). To those who live in the…

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Native American tobacco

Native American tobacco

September 18, 2016
If you are an American Indian or Alaska Native, you likely know someone with health problems from cigarette smoking—possibly a member…

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Tobacco farming history

Tobacco farming history

June 28, 2016
By Carl Fleischhauer and Art Cochran Tobacco growing on an ACLT field on Scientists Cliffs Road, 1998. Tobacco Country. Tobacco became…

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Cancer from cigarettes

Cancer from cigarettes

June 12, 2016
An estimated 2.6 million people now use e-cigarettes in the UK. And this rapid rise in popularity – along with the huge range of products…

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Tobacco in history

Tobacco in history

June 8, 2016
The Tobacco Valley Board of History former name was the Tobacco Valley Improvement Association (TVIA). TVIA was formed in 1945 by a…

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History of smoking Bans

History of smoking Bans

June 4, 2015
This week, New York became the latest U.S. city to forbid smoking in outdoor public spaces, including parks, beaches and pools. While…

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