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Trade card for Merchant's Gargling Oil Liniment for man & beast, John Hodge, Merchant's Gargling Oil Company, Lockport, New York, undated

EP001.01.076.01.05.032 (RS140175)

Description

The product was first introducted in 1833. The yellow wrapper liniment is for animals and the white wrapper liniment is for humans. A.D. Stetson, dealer in furniture and carpets is advertised on the card verso. Stetson is located in Bath, Maine.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
3 1/4x 4 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.
GUSN
259399
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.05.032

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Ointments
Patent medicines
Places
Lockport (Niagara county, New York state)
Bath (Sagadahoc county, Maine)

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