M. L. Lichtenstadt letter to D. N. B. Cash

M. L. Lichtenstadt letter to D. N. B. Cash

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Lichtenstadt, M. L.
Title: M. L. Lichtenstadt letter to D. N. B. Cash
Dates: 1867
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms1013

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a letter dated December 29, 1867, from M. L. Lichtenstadt, a patent medicine dealer in Atlanta, to D. N. B. Cash of Athens, Georgia. He discusses the success of his panaceas, specifically referring to the "miraculous" work of his "Byometer." Trips to promote his patent medicine ventures in Columbus, Georgia, and as far west as Louisiana and Texas are mentioned.


Index Terms

Cash, D. N. B. -- Correspondence
Columbus (Ga.)--Description and travel.
Correspondence
Lichtenstadt, M. L. -- Correspondence
Louisiana--Description and travel.
Patent medicines.
Texas--Description and travel.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

M.L. Lichtenstadt letter to D. N. B. Cash, MS 1013. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Letter, 1867