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Allen's Ullerine Salve

Maker:
J.P. Allen Medicine Company  Search this
Measurements:
box: 1 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 8.89 cm x 4.7625 cm
jar: 2 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Minnesota, St. Paul
Subject:
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments  Search this
Women's Health Products  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10409.06
Catalog number:
M-10409
Accession number:
246707
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_717053

Urethral Suppositories

Maker:
John Wyeth & Brother  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 cm x 16.5 cm x 6 cm; 9/16 in x 6 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 16.51 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
pharmaceutical
Date made:
c. 1906
Subject:
STD Drugs  Search this
Women's Health Products  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10422
Catalog number:
M-10422
Accession number:
246707
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_736035

Dr John Hooper's Female Pills

Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Horace B. Taylor Company; Accession 109521 (1930)
ID Number:
MG.M-02829.08
Catalog number:
M-02829
Accession number:
109521
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edanmdm:nmah_714327
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Dr John Hooper's Female Pills

Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 6.6675 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Horace B. Taylor Company; Accession 109521 (1930)
ID Number:
MG.M-02829.01
Catalog number:
M-02829
Accession number:
109521
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Dr John Hooper's Female Pills

Physical Description:
printed (overall; packaging production method/technique)
paper (overall; outside material)
Measurements:
overall`: 1 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 5.3975 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Horace B. Taylor Company; Accession 109521 (1930)
ID Number:
MG.M-02829.03
Catalog number:
M-02829
Accession number:
109521
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_714330

Dr John Hooper's Female Pills

Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 6.0325 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Horace B. Taylor Company; Accession 109521 (1930)
ID Number:
MG.M-02829.05
Catalog number:
M-02829
Accession number:
109521
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_714332

Lydia E. Pinkham Tablets

Maker:
Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9.1 cm x 4.1 cm x 3.1 cm; 3 9/16 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in
box: 3 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 4.1275 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 3 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 in; 8.5725 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lynn
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of C. Elbert Hoffman
ID Number:
MG.313462.004
Catalog number:
313462.004
Accession number:
313462
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_716585

Dr Pierce's Favorite Prescription Tablets

Maker:
World's Dispensary Medical Association  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7.7 cm x 4.55 cm x 3.1 cm; 3 1/16 in x 1 13/16 in x 1 1/4 in
box: 3 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 2 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 7/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: New York, Buffalo
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of C. Elbert Hoffman
ID Number:
MG.313462.002
Catalog number:
313462.002
Accession number:
313462
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_730705
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Dorvault's Regulator

Maker:
Dorvault Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 14.9225 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
Before 1906
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
[NO SUBJECT]  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
MG.274347.176
Catalog number:
274347.176
M-12141
Accession number:
274347
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715589

Femovita

Physical Description:
glass (container material)
paper (container material)
metal (container material)
alcohol, 16% (overall active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 22.225 cm x 6.985 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1906-1938
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Food and Drug Administration
ID Number:
MG.274347.221
Catalog number:
274347.221
Accession number:
274347
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715626
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Pharmacy Stock Bottle: CINNAM. P. (Cinnamon, Pulverized)

Maker:
W. N. Walton  Search this
Physical Description:
glass stoppered (overall shape)
round (overall shape)
wide mouth (overall shape)
colorless (stopper color)
colorless (label color)
cinnamon (drug active ingredient)
glass (overall material)
flint ware (disjoint part popular color name)
flint ware (overall popular color name)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 3 in; 20.32 cm x 7.62 cm
overall: 19.75 cm x 7.5 cm; 7 25/32 in x 2 15/16 in
Object Name:
Bottle
bottle, apothecary
bottle, pharmacy shelfware
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1862-1867
Subject:
Diarrhea Drugs  Search this
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
American Pharmaceutical Association collection
ID Number:
MG.285854.124
Catalog number:
285854.124
Accession number:
285854
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Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_734116

Walker's Medicated Uterine Wafers

Maker:
Walker Pharmacal Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (container material)
abrus precatorius (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 cm x 6 cm x 5.1 cm; 9/16 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 in
overall: 2 in x 2 3/8 in x 5/8 in; 5.08 cm x 6.0325 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
OTC preparation
Place Made:
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Holstein
ID Number:
2008.0062.03
Accession number:
2008.0062
Catalog number:
2008.0062.03
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Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1339209
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Dr. Whitehall's Megrimine

Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 5.4 cm x 3.5 cm; 13/16 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 1 3/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 3/4 in; 3.4925 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Indiana, South Bend
Date made:
after 1906
Subject:
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs  Search this
Nerve & Brain Drugs  Search this
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
2005.0100.003
Catalog number:
2005.0100.003
Accession number:
2005.0100
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1287929

Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription

Maker:
Pierce's Proprietaries, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
caulophyllum (drug active ingredients)
cimicifuga (drug active ingredients)
berberis (drug active ingredients)
black haw (drug active ingredients)
valerian (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 7.2 cm x 6 cm; 3/8 in x 2 13/16 in x 2 3/8 in
overall: 3/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in; .9525 cm x 7.3025 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: New York, Buffalo
Date made:
c. 1960
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ben Posen
ID Number:
2004.3012.13
Catalog number:
2004.3012.13
Nonaccession number:
2004.3012
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1269579
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Midol

Maker:
Glenbrook Laboratories, Division of Sterling Drug Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14.2 cm x 8.2 cm; x 5 9/16 in x 3 1/4 in
overall: 1/4 in x 6 in x 3 1/4 in; .635 cm x 15.24 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
c. 1982
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
2004.0129.57
Accession number:
2004.0129
Catalog number:
2004.0129.57
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1278738

Hooper's Gold Seal

Maker:
Real Products  Search this
Physical Description:
powdered myrrh (overall active ingredients)
powdered extract black (overall active ingredients)
hellebore (overall active ingredients)
purified aloes (overall active ingredients)
powdered canella (overall active ingredients)
powdered jamica ginger (overall active ingredients)
dried iron sulphate (overall active ingredients)
calcium carbonate (overall active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 2.3 cm x 6.2 cm x 3.5 cm; 7/8 in x 2 7/16 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 3.81 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
[NO SUBJECT]  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard Kouzel
ID Number:
2002.3059.06
Catalog number:
2002.3059.06
Nonaccession number:
2002.3059
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1005085
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Special Golden Seal Female Regulating Pills

Maker:
Manchester Remedy Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3.4 cm x 8 cm x 5.4 cm; 1 5/16 in x 3 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in
overall: 2 1/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 7.9375 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard Kouzel
ID Number:
2002.3059.27
Catalog number:
2002.3059.27
Nonaccession number:
2002.3059
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1005106

Dr. Kilmer's Female Remedy

Maker:
Dr. Kilmer and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
unknown (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 22.225 cm x 6.985 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place Made:
United States: New York, Binghamton
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard H. Bogard
ID Number:
2000.0137.088
Accession number:
2000.0137
Catalog number:
2000.0137.088
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Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215373
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Radios

Maker:
Asia Chemical Industries Ltd.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9.4 cm x 4.5 cm x 4.2 cm; 3 11/16 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in
box: 3 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 9.525 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 3 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 8.255 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Subject:
Diarrhea Drugs  Search this
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs  Search this
Nerve & Brain Drugs  Search this
Women's Health Products  Search this
Fever & Chill Drugs  Search this
Foreign & Imported Products  Search this
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young
ID Number:
1989.0711.43
Accession number:
1989.0711
Catalog number:
1989.0711.43
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_748932
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Nembu-Serpin

Maker:
Abbott Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
nembutal calcium (pentobarbital calcium) (overall active ingredients)
resperine (overall active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: .03 cm x 12.5 cm x 8.5 cm; in x 4 15/16 in x 3 3/8 in
overall, folded: 3 3/8 in x 5 in x 1/16 in; 8.5725 cm x 12.7 cm x .15875 cm
Object Name:
pharmaceutical
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young
ID Number:
1989.0711.71
Catalog number:
1989.0711.71
Accession number:
1989.0711
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_748970

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