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Trade cards for Nichols' Bark and Iron, manufactured by Billings Clapp and Company, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.076.01.01.012 (RS657)

Description

Black and white trade card depicting a young boy playing a bugle to a small toy dog. The dog stands on a box of Nichols' Bark and Iron tonic. Nichols Bark and Iron was advertised as an iron tonic capable of curing numerous ailments.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
2 trade cards ; 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
5 1/2x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000657
AccessID: 892
Other identifier: HNEDID-000657
GUSN
195546
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.01.012

Record details

Originator
Billings, Clapp & Company (Boston, Mass.) (Manufacturer)
Trautman, Bailey & Blampey (Printer)
Other Organizations
Billings, Clapp & Company (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
boys
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
toys (headdresses)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Dogs
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Medicines

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