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"The little nurse for little ills": chaps and chilblains relieved with a healing cream, Mentholatum

Alternate Title(s):
Chaps and chilblains relieved with a healing cream, Mentholatum
Chaps and chilblains relieved with Mentholatum, a healing cream
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Mentholatum Company, publisher.
Publication:
Buffalo, N.Y. : Mentholatum Co., [between 1900 and 1950?]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Ointments
Menthol -- therapeutic use
Nurses
United States
Mentholatum Company.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Advertisements
Abstract:
Postcard featuring a color illustration of a young woman with a young girl dressed as a nurse. The young woman is wearing a dress with a white collar and a dark bow at the base of the collar. She is also wearing a hat, and she is sitting on a bench and holding a small jar. One of her stockings has been removed, and the young girl dressed as a nurse has her hands on the young woman's lower leg. The girl is wearing a white hat, a white apron, and a white armband with a red "M." There is a window in the room, and a winter landscape can be seen outside, in which several people are ice-skating. There is a ruler printed across the top of the postcard.
Copyright:
Copyright status must be investigated before publishing or commercial use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 9 x 16 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101627350 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D06957
Alternate Title(s):
Chaps and chilblains relieved with a healing cream, Mentholatum
Chaps and chilblains relieved with Mentholatum, a healing cream
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Mentholatum Company, publisher.
Publication:
Buffalo, N.Y. : Mentholatum Co., [between 1900 and 1950?]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Ointments
Menthol -- therapeutic use
Nurses
United States
Mentholatum Company.
Genre(s):
Postcards
Advertisements
Abstract:
Postcard featuring a color illustration of a young woman with a young girl dressed as a nurse. The young woman is wearing a dress with a white collar and a dark bow at the base of the collar. She is also wearing a hat, and she is sitting on a bench and holding a small jar. One of her stockings has been removed, and the young girl dressed as a nurse has her hands on the young woman's lower leg. The girl is wearing a white hat, a white apron, and a white armband with a red "M." There is a window in the room, and a winter landscape can be seen outside, in which several people are ice-skating. There is a ruler printed across the top of the postcard.
Copyright:
Copyright status must be investigated before publishing or commercial use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 9 x 16 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101627350 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
D06957