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LC Subject Heading: Patent medicines

Historical Items

These results include photographs, documents, letters, paintings, artifacts, and many other kinds of Maine related items from collections around the state and elsewhere.


Item 6093

Trademark for Arabian Elixir of Life

Contributed by: Maine State Archives Date: 1894-12-04 Media: Paper

Item 33327

Mitchell's Genuine Balsam Remedy, Guilford, ca. 1904

Contributed by: Guilford Historical Society Date: circa 1904 Location: Guilford Media: Glass

Item 23399

Medicinal spring house, East Boothbay, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Boothbay Media: Photographic print

Item 30889

Genthner Brothers Peddlers Cart, Guilford, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Guilford Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Guilford Media: Photographic print

Item 29186

All Humbug, Dr. Clearwater patent medicine advertisement, Hallowell, ca. 1935

Courtesy of Sumner A. Webber, Sr., an individual partner Date: circa 1935 Location: Hallowell Media: Text

Item 4337

True's pinworm elixir advertisement, Auburn, ca. 1851

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1851 Location: Auburn Media: Ink on paper

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Item 6547

Kickapoo medicine show, Fryeburg Fair, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Fryeburg Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Fryeburg Media: Photoprint

Item 20151

Vegetable Bilious Bitters ad, Damariscotta, 1872

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1872 Location: Damariscotta Media: Ink on paper

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Item 20758

Treat's Corner, Main St, Calais ca. 1900

Contributed by: St. Croix Historical Society Date: circa 1900 Location: Calais Media: Photographic print

Item 25617

South Portland, 1901

Contributed by: Maine Maritime Museum Date: 1901 Location: South Portland Media: Glass Negative

Item 29207

"Oint-Ease," Dr. Clearwater, Hallowell, ca. 1942

Contributed by: Frank Trask through Hubbard Free Library Date: circa 1942 Location: Hallowell Media: Metal

Item 20262

D.W. Heseltine Apothecaries, Portland, ca. 1890

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1890 Location: Portland Media: Photographic print