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Catalog Number 1954.008.009
Object Name Invoice
Scope & Content Frederick Stearns and Company invoice for "4 dz. tar & cherry 25¢," "2 dz. white pine expectorant 25¢," and "b. list and calendar," sold to P.J. Winn and Company of Fork Union, Virginia for $8.25, on April 13, 1892. 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. The listing of Mark L. Dunning as the treasurer has been redacted beneath a red stamp. "Bill F. Stearns & Co. Enclosed," has been handwritten on the verso.
Date 1892
People Stearns, Frederick Kimball
McLaughlin, Frank C.
Bennett, Thomas
Dunning, Mark L.
Extent of Description 8.375" x 7"
Collection Medical/Dental/Pharmaceutical
Search Terms Frederick Stearns and Company
Laboratories
Factories
Pharmaceutical