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Albany Dental Association


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Dr. G. E. Hill, Dentist, Hill's Gas, Cocoene, and Vitalized Air anesthetics, circa 1890s

 Item — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151034395388], Folder: 6
Scope and Contents

This late 19th century trade card produced by Dr. G. E. Hill, a dentist in the Albany Dental Association, advertises painless tooth extraction and filling services via the use of Hill's Gas, "Cocoene" (i.e., cocaine), and Vitalized Air. Dr. Hill maintained seven offices in New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. The front of the card shows an image of red roses and lists the cities in which Dr. Hill maintained his offices.

Dates: circa 1890s

Pharmaceutical trade cards

Identifier: MS-1008

This artificially assembled collection contains trade cards from the late 19th century advertising pharmaceutical products for health and beauty applications. Some include opium and cocaine as ingredients.

Dates: 1880 - 1899

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trade cards (advertising) 1