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Catalog Number 1954.008.007
Object Name Invoice
Scope & Content Frederick Stearns and Company invoice for two gallons of tar and cherry syrup sold to P.J. Winn and Company of Fork Union, Virginia for $4.50, stamped February 1, 1898. The invoice is printed on letterhead including lithographs of Frederick Stearns and Company's Detroit laboratory and a coat of arms with a shield divided party per chevron and charged with three crosses, and a bird as a crest. The letterhead lists Frederick K. Stearns as the president, Frank C. McLaughlin as the vice president and treasurer, and Thomas Bennett as the secretary. "Bill F. Stearns & Co., tar cherry 2 gallons, $4.50," is handwritten on the verso.
Date 1898
People Stearns, Frederick Kimball
McLaughlin, Frank C.
Bennett, Thomas
Extent of Description 8.5" x 7"
Collection Medical/Dental/Pharmaceutical
Search Terms Frederick Stearns and Company
Laboratories
Factories
Pharmaceutical