Purchased in 2001: patent medicine trade cards; Purchased from W. Bruce Fye Antiquarian Medical Books.
28 February 2007: 1 blotting paper advertisement for Wampole's Preparation; Gift of Dorothy Spencer
2009: 1 patent medicine trade card; Gift of Emogene Ward
6 September 2012: 1 patent medicine broadsheet; Purchased from Palinurus Antiquarian Books
9 March 2015: 11 patent medicine trade cards; Gift of John Papalas
8 April 2015: 1 patent medicine advertisement; Transferred from the Country Doctor Museum
19 May 2017: 1 patent medicine broadsheet; Purchased from Webb Dordick.
16 March 2018: 1 Drug Store Calendar; Purchased from Michael Laird Rare Books LLC.
Purchased from W. Bruce Fye Antiquarian Medical Books.
Gift of Dorothy Spencer.
Gift of Emogene Ward.
Purchased from Palinurus Antiquarian Books.
Gift of John Papalas.
Transferred from the Country Doctor Museum.
Purchased from Webb Dordick.
Purchased from Michael Laird Rare Books LLC.
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
Advertising Collection (LL 02.12), The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Initial inventory prepared by Charlotte Critcher, 2015. Processed by Melissa Nasea, 2015. Revised by Layne Carpenter, 2018.
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