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Trade cards for medicines featuring weather and medicine signals for daily reference, J.C. Ayer and Company, Lowell, Mass., 1886

EP001.01.076.01.01.005 (RS649)

Description

Trade card for medicinal tonics made by J.C. Ayer and Company. The card depicts bottles and compacts of medicines dancing around a globe. Weather and medicine signals surround the globe and offer tips for daily reference.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1886
Date Notes
1866
Physical Description
3 trade cards ; 3 x 5 inches
Dimensions
3x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000649
AccessID: 884
Other identifier: HNEDID-000649
GUSN
195538
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.01.005

Record details

Originator
Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co. (Lowell, Mass.) (Manufacturer)
Other Organizations
Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co.
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
flags
globes (cartographic spheres)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
signs (declatory or advertising artifacts)
weather
Material Type
advertisements
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Lowell (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Medicines

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