The JAMA Ashtray, Dan DelMonico & The United States Military Ashtray Museum
Japanese Air Material Area (J.A.M.A.)
United States Army Air Force
From the Collection of the Center for the Study of Tobacco and Society
Alan Blum, MD interviews Dan DelMonico, Founder and Director, United States Military Ashtray Museum
Recorded August 28, 2020
Dan DelMonico, a Miami entrepreneur who founded the United States Military Ashtray Museum in 2019, sets the record straight about a valued CSTS artifact and discusses the historical significance of the personal ashtrays of commanding officers in World War II. Part of the Museum’s collection of 2000 military ashtrays can be viewed at https://navyashtrays.com/home.