When did cigarettes become a thing?

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Shanna Cronin asked a question: When did cigarettes become a thing?
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Date created: Thu, Sep 23, 2021 6:50 PM
Date updated: Sun, Jun 12, 2022 8:26 AM

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Cigarettes were first introduced in the United States in the early 19th century. Before this, tobacco was used primarily in pipes and cigars, by chewing, and in snuff. By the time of the Civil War, cigarette use had become more popular. Federal tax was first imposed on cigarettes in 1864.

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