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"Allen's / Root Beer / Extract." [sic] [Trade card.]

view "Allen's / Root Beer / Extract." [sic] [Trade card.] digital asset number 1
Pharmacist:
Carter, C.E
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 4.5 x 3.0 in
Type:
Trade cards
Advertisements
Place:
Lowell (Mass.)
Date:
1880
1920
Summary:
Front depicts a boy standing next to a table, drinking from a mug made with Allen's Root Beer Extract and a pitcher of the drink on the table. Text on the verso describes the health benefits of the drink, including aiding digestion and health of the kidneys and liver.
Cite as:
Beverages series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Carbonated beverages
Drugs, Nonprescription
Patent medicines
Pharmacists
Root beer
Drinking
Local number:
AC0060-0002310-01.tif (AC Scan, Front)
AC0060-0002310-02.tif (AC Scan, Back)
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Beverages series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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