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Trade card for Horsfords Acid Phosphate, Rumford Chemical Works, 58, 59, & 60 South Water Street, Providence, Rhode Island, undated

EP001.01.076.01.03.043 (RS259082)

Description

The product is for treating mental and physical exhaustion and dyspepsia. The text on the verso reads "Prepared according to the directions of Prof. E.N. Horsford of Cambridge, Mass." The product is available from J.L. Bennett, druggist, 3004 Fifty-third Street, Hyde Park, New York. In the illustration a little girl wears a cap in colors of blue, grey and white.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card : color illustration ; 5 x 3 1/4 inches
Dimensions
5x 3 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of the Buffalo History Museum,, 2013.
GUSN
307259
Reference Code
EP001.01.076.01.03.043

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Drugs
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Places
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Hyde Park (Dutchess county, New York state)
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

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