Ohio lawyer and cannabis industry pioneer Don Wirtshafter has long felt that the whole history of cannabis has not yet been told. Intrigued by its multi-layered story, he began collecting antique cannabis apothecary jars—direct and quickly vanishing links to cannabis’s medicinal past. Don was inspired to curate and present the beautifully crafted relics and so teamed up with Paul MacFarland, a paper and textile preservationist. Throughout his career, Paul has worked within the fine arts industries promoting the archival and environmental plant-based papers—and until the prohibition of cannabis in 1937, many of the apothecary jars were labeled using hemp-based paper. Paul and Don’s partnership led them to team up with CannabisMuseum.com to create a collection that tells the important, and often misaligned, story of the plant and its many beneficial derivatives.