Darwin Inyo CA 1870s Dr Jayne's Tonic Medicine Western Victorian Trade Card For Sale
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Darwin Inyo CA 1870s Dr Jayne's Tonic Medicine Western Victorian Trade Card:
1870sVictorian Trade Card from the mining town ofDarwin, California, advertising Dr. Jayne's Medicine and stamped "Presented by J. W. SHARP, Darwin, Inyo Co., California".
John Wilcox Sharp was a hotel-keeper and dealer in general merchandise, located at the southwest corner of Main and Darwin streets in the old mining town of Darwin (c.f. Robert Palazzo's book Darwin, California - People and Business Directory). Ads for J. W. Sharp appear in early Coso Mining Newsissues (newspaper issued in Darwin from 1875 to 1878 - see issue No 44 of the Coso Mining News dated September 8 1877 currently offered in my store).
Original card dating from 1870s in fine condition, remarkably preserved, approx. 3" x 4 1/2", upper corners very lightly bumped, small foxing spot on upper white border, free of annotations or tears. An extremely rare paper item in pristine condition from the heydays of the mining town of Darwin.
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