Burnett's Floral Hand Book, Joseph Burnett & Co., Boston, Mass., 1879

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1879

GUSN

GUSN-259219

You can find this within

Browse Collection

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 1879 on page 2. Chas. P. Alden, 270 Main Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 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

EP001.01.076.01.06.001

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Purchased from Greg Smart, 2000.

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Springfield (Hampden County, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

books

Subjects

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

Description Level

Item