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Burnett's Floral Hand Book, Joseph Burnett & Co., Boston, Mass., 1879

EP001.01.076.01.06.001 (RS140624)

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 1879 on page 2. Chas. P. Alden, 270 Main Street, Springfield, Massachusetts is advertised on the back cover.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1879
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
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
259219
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.06.001

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)
Springfield (Hampden County, Massachusetts)

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