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Story of a gold headed cane, Otis Clapp & Son, Inc., 439 Boylston Street, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.076.01.01.016 (RS139215)

Description

The brochure describes the Clapp Family history. Otis Clapp began selling medicines in 1840. He published, with his uncle Nathan Hale, the "Boston Daily Advertiser," the "Boston Directory" and such titles as the "American Library of Useful Knowledge."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 brochure ; 6 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
6 1/4x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
258547
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.01.016

Record details

Other People
Hale, Nathan, 1784-1863
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
publishers
Material Type
brochures
Subjects
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Drugs
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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