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Trade card for Geo. F. Ropes & Co., apothecaries, 214 Essex Street, Salem, Mass. undated

EP001.01.075.03.01.016 (RS139151)

Description

The card verso reads "Our stock of patent medicines is the largest in the city." Paint colors and a kitten's head decorate the palette shaped card.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 x 4 inches
Dimensions
3x 4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Fowler House, 16 July 1935.
GUSN
258502
Reference Code
EP001.01.075.03.01.016

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
drugstores
palettes (painting equipment)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)
Places
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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