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Carpenter's Chemical Warehouse

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Item No: pdcc00467
Title: Carpenter's Chemical Warehouse
Historic Street Address: 8th & Market Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Advertisement for George Washington Carpenter's Chemical Warehouse incorporating a depiction of the facade of the building flanked on both sides by a listing of "popular" medicines and their uses in the treatment of various ailments. Carpenter was an eminent scientist who, after serving an apprenticeship with a wholesale drug company in Philadelphia, started his own drug business in 1828.


Creation Year: ca. 1834
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.951135
Geocode Longitude:-75.153590

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.6
Creator Name: Carpenter, George W. (George Washington), 1802-1860
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler