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

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

GUSN

GUSN-307261

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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 illustration has an infant wearing a bonnet with a pink ribbon and the caption "Our pet."

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 trade card : color illustration ; 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.076.01.02.034

Image Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of the Buffalo History Museum, 2013.

Places

Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Tonics (Medical preparations)
Patent medicines
Drugs

Description Level

Item