Footprint and Memory

The reconstruction of the area of ​​the office with the image and symbols of the space of the cigar workers points out the conversion of "La Aurora" into one of the modern and powerful tobacco factories of Santiago. Destemmers, cigar makers and various employees work in two large adjoining buildings, with places to store, manufacture and manage. The scope of the office offers elements from the initial period of "La Aurora" with the importance of its owner, Don Eduardo, who is associated with his brother Herminio to consolidate the company. In 1930, the quality of the products patents identity, prestige and recognition. By then, the factory becomes the stock company E. Leon Jimenes.