Trade card for Lactart Milk Acid, Avery Lactate Company, Boston, Mass., 1884

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1884

Location Note

Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Medicines and Sarsaparilla (Greg Smart)

GUSN

GUSN-195544

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Description

Trade card for the Lactart patent medicine. It was said to relieve fevers, headaches, wakefulness, nervous depression, and urinary troubles. The card depicts a milkmaid and cows in a pastoral scene.

Details

Descriptive Terms

medicine
pastoral
trade cards (advertising)
advertisements

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000655
AccessID 890
Other identifier HNEDID-000655

Physical Description

1 trade card

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.076.01.01.011

Date Notes

ca. 1884

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Donaldson Brothers (Firm) (Printer)
Avery Lactate Company (Boston, Mass.) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)
advertisements

Other Organizations

Avery Lactate Company (Boston, Mass.)

Subjects

Cows
Patent medicines

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Ephemera: Trade Cards and Advertisements: Medicines and Sarsaparilla (Greg Smart)