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Trade card for Wistar's Balsam of Wild Cherry, for coughs, consumption and all lung diseases, prepared by Seth W. Fowle & Sons, Boston, Mass., undated

EP001.01.076.01.05.022 (RS140186)

Description

The product has been in existence for more than forty years according to the description on the card verso. People ride in a carriage drawn by four horses in the image.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 x 4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
3x 4 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
259326
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.05.022

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
horse-drawn vehicles
people in health and medicine
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Cough
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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