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

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Title:
Trade card for Horsfords Acid Phosphate, Rumford Chemical Works, 58, 59, & 60 South Water Street, Providence, Rhode Island, undated
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 product is sold by Thomas B. Nichols, apothecary, 159 1-2 Essex Street, Museum Building, Salem, Massachusetts.
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Ephemera
Genre:
trade cards (advertising)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
people in health and medicine
pharmacists
chemists (scientists)
drugstores
Patent medicines
Tonics (Medical preparations)
Drugs
Essex Street (Salem, Mass.)
Places:
Rhode IslandProvidence (county)Providence
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Cambridge
MassachusettsEssex (county)Salem
Extent:
1 trade card ; 5 x 3 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
258813
Call #:
EP001.01.076.01.03.026