Burnett's Floral Hand Book, Joseph Burnett & Co., Boston, Mass., 1878

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1878

GUSN

GUSN-258949

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Description

The flower dictionary is interspersed with descriptions of Burnett products such as Burnett's Cocoaine and Burnett's Standard Flavoring Extracts. There is a calendar for 1878 on page 2. Lewis K. Mead, druggist and dealer in Burnett's Standard Preparations, Manchester, New Hampshire is advertised on the back cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
drugstores
flowers (plants)
books

Physical Description

1 book ; 4 3/4 x 3 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.076.01.04.023

Image Dimensions

4 3/4 x 3 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Greg Smart.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Manchester (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)

Record Details

Material Type

books

Subjects

Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Drugs
Flower language
Flavoring essences

Description Level

Item