APOTHECARY ADVERTISING BROADSIDE - “DR. WHITNEY’S ELIXIR OF LIFE”

$35.00 SOLD

Quantity Available: None

Item Code: L15640

Black on white, 5.875 x 8”. Exhibits slight yellowing, else fine. Text:

“Dr. Whitney’s/ Elixer of Life/ A Ready, Safe and Sure Cure for/ Cholera, Morbus, Pain and Sickness of the Stomach Diarrhoea, Dysentery, And all Bowel Complaints….Sold By Thomas Hollis/ Druggist and Apothecary…No. 23 Union Street, Boston…”

Thomas Hollis, 1802-1875, was a well known Boston apothecary who, operating out of No. 23 Union St., did flourishing trade from the 1840s through the Civil War era. Interesting piece for Boston antiquarians and 21st century collectors. In protective sleeve.  [JP]

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,

MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM.

FOR OUR POLICIES AND TERMS,

CLICK ON ‘CONTACT US’ AT THE TOP OF ANY PAGE ON THE SITE,

THEN ON ‘LAYAWAY POLICY’.

THANK YOU!

Inquire About APOTHECARY ADVERTISING BROADSIDE - “DR. WHITNEY’S ELIXIR OF LIFE”

should be empty

featured item

HIGH GRADE NON-REGULATION W. CLAUBERG CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE ID’D TO 1ST LT. JACOB MILLER, BATTERY A, MARYLAND JUNIOR LIGHT ARTILLERY

Occasionally a Cavalry Officer’s Civil War period sabre comes to market that is not a regulation sabre. This ID’d sabre is one that provides us with the many different high grade, high quality manufactured swords by the firm of W. Clauberg of… (865-02). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

04
Jul

The Gettysburg Show scheduled for June has been postponed until Sept. 25th - 27th. Learn More »