File MS-2-725, SF Box 102, Folder 10 - Correspondence between Dr. Lewis Johnston and E.P. Clarke regarding a cure-all Peruvian syrup

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Correspondence between Dr. Lewis Johnston and E.P. Clarke regarding a cure-all Peruvian syrup

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MS-2-725, SF Box 102, Folder 10

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  • 1856 - 1858 (Creation)

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8 pages of textual records

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(fl. 1850s)

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E.P. Clark was involved with the N.L. Clark & Co., which commercialized Peruvian syrup in Boston, Massachusetts, in the 1850s.

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Records were purchased by the Dalhousie University Archives from Charles Apfelbaum in accession (87-98) in 1998. Further custodial history is unknown.

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Preferred citation: Correspondence between Dr. Lewis Johnston and E.P. Clarke regarding a cure-all Peruvian syrup, MS-2-725, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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February 5, 2020 (creation)
March 2020 (revision)

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  • Box: SF Box 102