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

EP001.01.076.01.03.037 (RS139554)

Description

The product is for the treatment of dyspepsia, nervousness, indigestion, headache, wakefulness, urinary difficulties and diminished vitality. The text reads "Manufactured according to the directions of Prof. E.N. Horsford by the Rumford Chemical Works." The inside of the card has references and background on the product.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches
Dimensions
4 1/4x 4 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
258851
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.03.037

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
chemists (scientists)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)

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