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Trade card for Hood's Sarsaparilla, C.I. Hood & Co., apothecaries, Lowell, Mass., undated

EP001.01.076.01.05.027 (RS140180)

Description

The importance of blood purification is described on the card verso. "Hood's Cook Book, No.2" is free at any drug store in New England. The cherub figure in the image carries the product and blows a trumpet.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 inches
Dimensions
4 1/2x 2 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Jackson Homestead.
GUSN
259341
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.05.027

Record details

Originator
Ayer, J. C. (James Cook), 1819-1878 (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Sarsaparilla
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Lowell (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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