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Trade card for Sampson's Secret and Frothingham's Mandrake Pills, Frothingham & Underhill, Washington Square Drug Store, location unknown, undated

EP001.01.076.01.05.010 (RS140201)

Description

Sampson's Secret is advertised to cure catarrh, asthma and dyspepsia. The Mandrake Pills are "the best Family Medicine in the World."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 2 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches
Dimensions
2 1/4x 3 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2007.
GUSN
259303
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.05.010

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
drugstores
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Pills
Tonics (Medical preparations)

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