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business envelope

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Dates
1888
circa 1888
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001551
Description
Paper envelope from Fulford & Co. to Mr. R. H. Walsh; left 3rd has an ad for Nasal Balm with a white 6-pronged "star" filled with what it cures; black ink used for printing & handwriting; 3 cent stamp; opened along right side.
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Accession Number
996001551
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Drug Industry -- ephemera
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Paper envelope from Fulford & Co. to Mr. R. H. Walsh; left 3rd has an ad for Nasal Balm with a white 6-pronged "star" filled with what it cures; black ink used for printing & handwriting; 3 cent stamp; opened along right side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg Limited.
Maker
Fulford & Co.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1888
circa 1888
Date Remarks
Post mark
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, brown
Inscriptions
"If not Called for in Ten Days // Return to // NASAL BALM // CURES // HAY FEVER // CATARRHAL DEAFNESS // COLD IN THE HEAD // ROSE COLD // HEADACHE // CATARRH // FULFORD & CO., // BROCKVILLE, Ont. // Mr. R.H. Walsh // Ormstown [?] // P.Q."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.6 cm. x Width: 8.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Very age/sun discoloured; an inkstain on the front near "P.Q.", and a few marks on the back
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Research Facts
Chemist & druggist, exchange broker, etc.; Fulford & Co. operated from 1875-1892, although the company was around from 1866-1872; known just as W.M. Fulford
Images
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