The Resource Charles E. Hires and the drink that wowed a nation : the life and times of a Philadelphia entrepreneur, Bill Double

Charles E. Hires and the drink that wowed a nation : the life and times of a Philadelphia entrepreneur, Bill Double

Label
Charles E. Hires and the drink that wowed a nation : the life and times of a Philadelphia entrepreneur
Title
Charles E. Hires and the drink that wowed a nation
Title remainder
the life and times of a Philadelphia entrepreneur
Statement of responsibility
Bill Double
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Charles E. Hires and the Drink that Wowed a Nation is the first biography of Charles Elmer Hires, a Philadelphia druggist who parlayed a home-brewed beverage into an iconic national brand -- Hires Root Beer -- and is recognized as a significant entrepreneur of America's Gilded Age."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Double, Bill
Dewey number
  • 338.7/66362092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9349.S632
LC item number
D68 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hires, Charles E
  • Soft drink industry
  • Businesspeople
  • Pharmacists
  • Inventors
  • Soft drinks
Label
Charles E. Hires and the drink that wowed a nation : the life and times of a Philadelphia entrepreneur, Bill Double
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Farm to pharmacy -- A rustic tea party -- Bubbly water begets an industry -- Sideline to main line -- Never wink in the dark -- Temperance trauma -- Twenty years too late? -- Milk and sugar -- Letting go
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781439915912
Lccn
2017052256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1005880304
  • (YBP)ybp15005603
Label
Charles E. Hires and the drink that wowed a nation : the life and times of a Philadelphia entrepreneur, Bill Double
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Farm to pharmacy -- A rustic tea party -- Bubbly water begets an industry -- Sideline to main line -- Never wink in the dark -- Temperance trauma -- Twenty years too late? -- Milk and sugar -- Letting go
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9781439915912
Lccn
2017052256
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1005880304
  • (YBP)ybp15005603

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