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Brochure for Horsford's Acid Phospate, Rumford Chemical Works, 58, 59, & 60 South Water Street, Providence, Rhode Island, 1891

EP001.01.076.01.05.040 (RS140164)

Description

The brochure text describes the product as a preparation of the phosphates of potash, iron, lime, phosphoric acid, etc., in solution. It can be taken as a remedy for dyspepsia, headache, insomnia, seasickness and alcohol abuse.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1891
Physical Description
1 brochure ; 6 x 3 1/2 inches
Dimensions
6x 3 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from Greg Smart, 2007.
GUSN
259428
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.05.040

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
chemists (scientists)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
Material Type
brochures
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)

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