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February 8, 2013

Medicine delivery wagon

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Medicine delivery wagon

Horse-drawn delivery wagon adapted for use by Dr. Peter Mark, a manufacturer and purveyor of patent medicines active during the 1890s. All four sides of the wagon are decorated with faded stenciled or painted designs advertising Dr. Mark’s patent medicines, including “Sarsaparilla for the Blood” and “Mark’s Lung Balsam.”

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