93 of 34,742 Items

Searched for: all images in Collection Guide: "The Picture Collection of the New York Public..."

Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

Mellin's food.

Image ID: 812423

Mellin's food. (1891)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Mellin's food.

Published Date

: 1891

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 27 x 20 cm. (10 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Life Oct. 1, 1891" Printed on advertisement: "We are advertised by our loving friends. King Henry VI. The portraits of health infants sent by thankful parents offer irrefutable evidence of the excellence of Mellin's food. For infants and invalids. The Doliber-Goodale Co., Boston, Mass. Invites correspondence." Printed under the photo: "Georgie Addie Allen, Caperton, W. Va." Includes additional ads and text.

Original Source

: From Life. (New York : Time, Inc., 1883-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / African-American advertising

Source Description

: 1 folder (26 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 812423

Record ID

: 702954

Digital Item Published

: 4-22-2009; updated 3-25-2011

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog


Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.