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Trade card for Horsfords Acid Phosphate, Rumford Chemical Works, 58, 59, & 60 South Water Street, Providence, Rhode Island, undated

EP001.01.076.01.03.026 (RS139567)

Description

The product is for treating mental and physical exhaustion and dyspepsia. The text on the verso reads "Prepared according to the directions of Prof. E.N. Horsford of Cambridge, Mass." The product is sold by Thomas B. Nichols, apothecary, 159 1-2 Essex Street, Museum Building, Salem, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 5 x 3 inches
Dimensions
5x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
258813
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.03.026

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
chemists (scientists)
drugstores
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)

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