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Trade card for Perry Davis' Vegetable Pain Killer, Perry Davis & Son, Providence, Rhode Island, undated

EP001.01.076.01.02.029 (RS139373)

Description

The product was introduced in 1840. It is available at G.H. Hartwell, drugs, medicines, chemicals and fancy articles, in Southbridge, Massachusetts. Cherubs carry a bottle in the image with the caption "Joy to the world."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches
Dimensions
3 1/4x 5 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
258734
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.02.029

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
drugstores
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Cherubs (Art)
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Southbridge (Worcester county, Massachusetts)

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