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Guide to the Service Awards of the U.S. Armed Forces, compliments of Bromo-Seltzer brochure, approximately 1942

Summary

Bromo-Seltzer was an analgesic patented by Isaac Emerson of Baltimore, Md. in 1888. Booklet was part of World War II-era cooperation with the War Advertising Council and depicts the insignia and some history of U.S. military awards and decoration. Booklet also promotes War Bonds (precursor to Savings Bonds) on back cover as well as advertising Bromo-Seltzer. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11307
Title
Service Awards of the U.S. Armed Forces, compliments of Bromo-Seltzer brochure
Extent
1 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Bromo-Seltzer was an analgesic patented by Isaac Emerson of Baltimore, Md. in 1888. Booklet was part of World War II-era cooperation with the War Advertising Council and depicts the insignia and some history of U.S. military awards and decoration. Booklet also promotes War Bonds (precursor to Savings Bonds) on back cover as well as advertising Bromo-Seltzer. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

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Service Awards of the U.S. Armed Forces, compliments of Bromo-Seltzer brochure, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Brochure
Box Sec. A Box 174
 

Related Material

Related materials may be found in the following Hartman Center collections:

J. Walter Thompson Company World War II advertising materials; War Effort Mobilization Campaigns; Fred Ackarman papers.


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Provenance

The Service Awards of the U.S. Armed Forces, compliments of Bromo-Seltzer brochure was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2009

Processing Information

Processed by Richard Collier, October 2016