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Photo # 711p
Object Name Postcard
Description Bright, color image of a mother-figure knitting with a basket of yarn in her lap. A blond, cherubic child hugs her around the shoulders, and a cat purrs nearby. Mother and child are dressed in bright pinks and blues in 1890s attire. The backside of this bucolic image is a lengthy advertisement for Dr. D. Jayne's Expectorant and Tonic Vermifuge. The ads begin with the expressions "My Mamma!" and "Help the Weak Child". "Presented by Hickory, Maryland" is printed and stamped on the backside.
Print size 3 3/4" x 4 3/4"
Studio Unknown
Title Dr. D. Jayne's Expectorant and Tonic Vermifuge
Catalog Number 1997.23.632 A/A
Collection Historical Society of Harford County Postcard Collection
Copyright Must be viewed at the Historical Society of Harford County
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Subjects Dr. D. Jayne's Expectorant
Dr. D. Jaynes Tonic Vermifuge
Hickory, MD
Advertisements in Hickory, MD
Advertisements in Harford County
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1900