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Barden Family Papers, 1820s-1930s

Author:
Barden, Henry 1806-1871
Creator:
Barden, William Wallace 1843-1932
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. : 1 box
Type:
Family papers
Collection descriptions
Business records
Correspondence
Date:
1820
1820-1939
1820s-1930s
20th century
19th century
Notes:
Homeopathic physicians who also had a profitable business marketing and selling their own line of patent medicines.
Summary:
Business correspondence of homeopathic physicians Henry Barden and his son, William Wallace Barden, of Penn Yan, New York. The collection also contains personal corespondence to and from extended family members in New York State and the Midwest. The business correspondence contain orders for products, requests for medical advice, and testimonials from satisfied customers.
Cite as:
Barden Family Papers, 1820s-1930s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Homeopathy
Alternative medicine
Patent medicines
Local number:
2002.3103 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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