OKC Vintage Matchbooks

The OKC Vintage Matchbook Collection

The OKC Vintage Matchbook Collection

Step inside the Skirvin Hilton Hotel, Balliet’s or any trendy restaurant, and chances are there will not be any customized matchbooks provided by the host. But throughout much of the 1900s, matchbooks were commonplace in the hospitality industry – and were a thriving conduit for advertising around the world. According to the American Matchbook Collecting Club, tens of thousands of...

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