Opium Advertising

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Title

Opium Advertising

Subject

Drug advertising in the 18th century

Description

An advertisement from the 18th century that shows the "miracle drug" opium. In the ad, there is a Turkish man harvesting the poppy plant. This is intended to show a link between opium and the exotic interest of different cultures.

Creator

George Wolfgang Wedel

Source

https://resobscura.blogspot.com/search/label/Nineteenth%20Century

Date

First edition in 1682

Contributor

Jackie Seager

Type

Book

Files

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Citation

George Wolfgang Wedel, “Opium Advertising,” Enlightenmens, accessed December 2, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/1072.

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