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Burnett's Floral Hand Book, Joseph Burnett & Co., Boston, Mass., 1878

EP001.01.076.01.04.023 (RS141242)

Description

The flower dictionary is interspersed with descriptions of Burnett products such as Burnett's Cocoaine and Burnett's Standard Flavoring Extracts. There is a calendar for 1878 on page 2. Lewis K. Mead, druggist and dealer in Burnett's Standard Preparations, Manchester, New Hampshire is advertised on the back cover.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1878
Physical Description
1 book ; 4 3/4 x 3 inches
Dimensions
4 3/4x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart.
GUSN
258949
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.04.023

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
drugstores
flowers (plants)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
books
Subjects
Drugs
Flavoring essences
Flower language
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Manchester (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)

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