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David Speake Formulary Book, 1849-1870

Collection number: MS 194

Size: 1 item (0.10 cu.ft.)

About David Speake

Doctor/pharmacist?, Rochester, N.H. and Halifax, Yorkshire, England.

About the David Speake Formulary Book

Contains formulas for hundreds of chemical and mechanical items and processes, such as increasing the growth of hair, removing slime from the bowels, relieving dandruff, and waterproofing compositions, as well as formulas for perfumed vinegar, tooth powder, and cheap beer.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], David Speake Formulary Book, 1849-1870, MS 194, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Purchased: Dan Casavant Rare Books, Waterville, ME, June 04, 2001 (Accession number: 2001.20)