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Rich and poor use: Porter's Cough Balsam

Publication:
[United States : s.n., 18--]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nonprescription Drugs
Genre(s):
Advertisements
Abstract:
Advertisement for Madam Porter's Cough Balsam. Statements on verso claim the medication can cure or relieve, "coughs, colds, croup, whooping cough, asthma, and all affections of the throat and lungs." Card features children receiving the medicine in both rich and poor homes.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 trade card : 8 x 13 cm.
Technique:
chromolithograph, color
NLM Unique ID:
101402351 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A021068
Publication:
[United States : s.n., 18--]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Nonprescription Drugs
Genre(s):
Advertisements
Abstract:
Advertisement for Madam Porter's Cough Balsam. Statements on verso claim the medication can cure or relieve, "coughs, colds, croup, whooping cough, asthma, and all affections of the throat and lungs." Card features children receiving the medicine in both rich and poor homes.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 trade card : 8 x 13 cm.
Technique:
chromolithograph, color
NLM Unique ID:
101402351 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A021068