Lactart Acid of Milk


Title
Lactart Acid of Milk
Description
Advertisement for Lactart Acid of Milk depicting a pastoral scene of a milkmaid carrying a pail of milk on her head. She is stepping down on stones to a path leading away from the cow pasture. The caption is: Lactart Acid of Milk. The wording on the stones and path is: A Pure Vegetable Acid For Household Uses, Avery Lactate Co., Boston, Mass., U.S.A. In tiny print on the bottom left is: Copyright 1884; and on the bottom right is: Donaldson Brothers, N.Y. The reverse of the card has the heading: "Lactart (Acid of Milk) The New Acid Beverage and Tonic. Endorsed by the Highest Medical Authority." It is useful in dyspepsia, nervous depression, headache, stomach disorders, cholera, sunstroke, fevers, colds, coughs, croup, seasickness, and urinary difficulties.
Date
1884-1884
Original Format
trade cards
Extent
7cm x 14cm
Local Identifier
LL02.12.01.03.01
Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
Laupus Library History Collections
Rights
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Comments

Lois Apr 02 2014

I have one of their bottles

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