Trade card for Perry Davis' Vegetable Pain Killer, Perry Davis & Son, Providence, Rhode Island, undated

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-258734

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Description

The product was introduced in 1840. It is available at G.H. Hartwell, drugs, medicines, chemicals and fancy articles, in Southbridge, Massachusetts. Cherubs carry a bottle in the image with the caption "Joy to the world."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
drugstores
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.076.01.02.029

Image Dimensions

3 1/4 x 5 1/2 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Southbridge (Worcester county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Drugs
Cherubs (Art)

Description Level

Item