Harvest of History | The Farmers' Museum
Harvest of History, developed by The Farmers' Museum, is an interactive website and interdisciplinary 4th-grade curriculum dedicated to agriculture and rural life in New York State.
Patent Medicine Advertisement (FDA018)
While this tonic’s claim to “transform the listless invalid into a vigorous and healthy being” might not have been tempered under the Food and Drugs Act, its opium and alcohol would have to be labeled after 1906. For more information about FDA history visit www.fda.gov/AboutFDA/WhatWeDo/History/default.htm
Wells' May Apple Pills - gathering may apple root for the manufacture of Wells' May Apple Pills (front)
File name: 10_03_001221a Binder label: Medical Title: Wells' May Apple Pills - gathering may apple root for the manufacture of Wells' May Apple Pills (front) Created/Published: N. Y. : Mayer, Merkel & Ottmann, Lith. Date issued: 1870-1900 (approximate) Physical description: 1 print : chromolithograph ; 12 x 8 cm. Subject: People; Patent medicines Notes: Title from item. Statement of responsibility: E. S. Wells Collection: 19th Century American Trade Cards Location: Boston Public Library…