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Dr. John H. Hero

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Cabinet photograph of Dr. John H. Hero, taken at the North studio in Westboro. His great great grandson, David Hero, brought this to the 2017 scanning day.

Dr. Hero's cough syrup label

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Dr. J. H. Hero practiced medicine out of the Nathan Fisher House and his cough syrup was produced in Westborough, Massachusetts. David Hero, the great, great grandson of Dr. Hero, brought this to the 2017 scanning day.

Dr. Hero printed letter

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Dr. J. H. Hero practiced medicine out of the Nathan Fisher House in Westborough, Massachusetts. This is a printed letter to a merchant in Connecticut that gives a lovely overview of his business. David Hero, the great, great grandson of Dr. Hero,…

"Dr. J. H. Hero's Compound Extract Erythroxylon Coca"

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Dr. J. H. Hero practiced medicine out of the Nathan Fisher House in Westborough, Massachusetts. Here he promises a "New and most wonderful remedy" that is a "powerful nerve stimulant." David Hero, the great, great grandson of Dr. Hero, brought this…

Dr. Hero flyer

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Dr. J. H. Hero practiced medicine out of the Nathan Fisher House in Westborough, Massachusetts. David Hero, the great, great grandson of Dr. Hero, brought this to the 2017 scanning day.