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Bryant's Root Beer / five gallons for 10 cents. [Trade card.]

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Manufacturer:
Williams, Davis, Brooks & Co. (Detroit, Mich.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 6.1 x 3.4 in
Type:
Trade cards
Advertisements
Place:
Detroit (Mich.)
Date:
1880
1920
Summary:
Front depicts three old men in robes (monks?) sitting around a table enjoying Bryant's Root Beer Extract. The verso has a box selling the extract to make "5 gallons with 10 cents." It also says it can be used for nerves and as a stimluant. Bottom of the card has the imprint of Geo. W. Smith, Pittsfield, Mass.
Cite as:
Beverages series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Carbonated beverages
Drugs, Nonprescription
Monks
Patent medicines
Root beer
Local number:
AC0060-0002309-01.tif (AC Scan, Front)
AC0060-0002309-02.tif (AC Scan, Back)
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Beverages series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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