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Trade card for Merchant's Gargling Oil, M.G.O. Co., Lockport, New York and George F. Owen, clothing, 38 Main Street, Saco, Maine, undated

EP001.01.023.05.04.016 (RS111950)

Description

The Merchant's Gargling Oil, established in 1833, is a liniment for people and animals. The card verso advertises George F. Owen with the statement "Gentlemen who pay cash for their clothing save money."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 inches
Dimensions
4 3/4x 3 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
244560
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.05.04.016

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing
men (male humans)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Men's clothing
Ointments
Places
Lockport (Niagara county, New York state)
Saco (York county, Maine)

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