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Series Title(s): Holloway's sports & pastimes of many nations

Contributor(s): Holloway, Thomas, 1800-1883, issuing body, patent medicine vendor

Publication: London : Thomas Holloway, [between 1880 and 1900?]

Language(s): English

Format: Still image

Subject(s): Nonprescription Drugs, Ointments, Sports,

Genre(s): Advertisements

Abstract: Number 4 in a series of 50 chromolithograph cards issued by Thomas Holloway, advertising Holloway's Pills and Holloway's Ointment. Card consists of 5 color images depicting a few of the leisure activities presumably found in Ireland in the late 19th century. Featured are a young woman dancing an Irish jig, Halloween games, bobbing for apples, boxing, and a greased-pig chase.

Extent: 1 trade card : 8 x 13 cm

Technique: chromolithograph, color

NLM Unique ID: 101703601

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Owner: National Library of Medicine - History of Medicine
Source: Flickr Commons
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