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Ayer's Cathartic Pills (The Country Doctor)

Item Information

Title:
Ayer's Cathartic Pills (The Country Doctor)
Description:
This advertisement features "Dr. Bolus" and his two young patients, who are African-Americans. According to the printed legend on the back, this popular chromolithograph as "A set of album cards" could be ordered from J.C. Ayer.
Printer:
Ayer, J. C. (James Cook), 1819-1878
Date:
1883
Format:
Prints
Genre:
chromolithographs
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
medicine
African American
advertising
Extent:
1 chromolithograph
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Jewett Home
Identifier:
199129
Call #:
GC002.02.103