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Trade card for Carter's Little Nerve Pills, Carter Medicine Company, New York, New York, undated

EP001.01.076.01.01.010 (RS654)

Description

Trade card advertising patent medicine for nervousness and dyspepsia. The card depicts an older woman hiding behind a younger woman. The copy reads "Why Aunty! what makes you so nervous? It is only a cow. If you would but take CARTER'S LITTLE NERVE PILLS, you could not be thrown into such nervous spasms."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000654
AccessID: 889
Other identifier: HNEDID-000654
GUSN
195543
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.01.010

Record details

Originator
Carter Medicine Company (Manufacturer)
Gies & Co. (Printer)
Other Organizations
Carter Medicine Company
Descriptive Terms
medicine
women (female humans)
Material Type
advertisements
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
New York City (New York state)
Location Note
Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Medicines and Sarsaparilla (Greg Smart)

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