John L. Davis medicinal formulae and household recipes


Creator: Davis, John L.
Date(s): 1861-1896
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0108
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Philadelphia chemist John Davis’s manuscript book is filled with medicinal formulae and numerous laid-in receipts and household hints. There are over 135 items as varied as medicinal receipts, graduation announcements, poetry, sketches, and a silhouette.
Physical Description: 1 volume (238 pages and approximately 135 laid-in items) 20 cm
Source: Gift of Barry Moyerman, 1974.
Processing: Processed and encoded by Lindsey Baker, June 2007. Updated by E. Evan Echols, August 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard