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Trade card for Ayer's Sarsaparilla, Dr. J.C. Ayer & Company, Lowell, Mass., undated

EP001.01.076.02.01.001 (RS656)

Description

Ayer's Sarsaparilla, a patent medicine for "health and sunny hours," is described on the card verso. The card features a woman wearing a Victorian period pink dress and carrying a small boy on her shoulder.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 5 x 2 3/4 inches
Dimensions
5x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000656
AccessID: 891
Other identifier: HNEDID-000656
GUSN
195545
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.02.01.001

Record details

Originator
Ayer, J. C. (James Cook), 1819-1878 (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
boys
business (commercial function)
families
medicine
mothers
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
advertisements
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Sarsaparilla
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Lowell (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Medicines: Sarsaparilla

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