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Father John's Medicine

Maker:
Father John's Medicine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cod liver oil (drug active ingredients)
gum arabic (drug active ingredients)
glycerin (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
box: 9 1/4 in x 3 in x 1 3/4 in; 23.495 cm x 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm
bottle: 9 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 22.86 cm x 7.3025 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
Date made:
ca 1960
Subject:
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins  Search this
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
ID Number:
1979.0798.004
Accession number:
1979.0798
Catalog number:
1979.0798.004
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Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715633
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Lydia E. Pinkham's Herb Medicine

Maker:
Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
alcohol 15% (drug active ingredients)
printed (overall production method/technique)
glass, paper, cork (overall material)
Measurements:
box: 8 7/8 in x 3 5/8 in x 3/8 in; 22.5425 cm x 9.2075 cm x .9525 cm
bottle: 8 1/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 in; 20.6375 cm x 8.255 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lynn
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10766 [dup44]
Catalog number:
M-10766
Accession number:
256193
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_716272
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Lydia E. Pinkham's Herb Medicine

Maker:
Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
alcohol 15% (drug active ingredients)
totaquine sulfate (drug active ingredients)
princess pine (drug active ingredients)
sassafras (drug active ingredients)
cone flower (echinacea) (drug active ingredients)
yellow dock (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
box: 8 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 9.525 cm x 5.715 cm
bottle: 8 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 20.32 cm x 8.255 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lynn
Date made:
ca 1940
Subject:
Women's Health Products  Search this
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
ID Number:
1979.0798.019
Accession number:
1979.0798
Catalog number:
1979.0798.019
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American Enterprise
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_716071
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Baby Percy Medicine or Dr. McDonald's Celebrated Prescription

Maker:
Merrick Medicine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
rhubarb compound (drug active ingredients)
bismuth (drug active ingredients)
alcohol 5% (drug active ingredients)
glass (container material)
cork (container material)
cardboard (packaging material)
Measurements:
box: 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 5 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place Made:
United States: Texas, Waco
Date made:
before 1938
Subject:
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics  Search this
Diarrhea Drugs  Search this
ID Number:
MG.293320.1181
Catalog number:
293320.1181
Accession number:
293320
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1298286
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Wood's Female Medicine

Maker:
Wood Drug Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (container material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 24.13 cm x 7.9375 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Bristol
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Women's Health  Search this
Women's Health Products  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0165.021
Catalog number:
2012.0165.021
Accession number:
2012.0165
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1425447
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Father John's Medicine

Maker:
Carleton and Hovey Company  Search this
Measurements:
box: 8 1/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 20.6375 cm x 8.255 cm x 5.715 cm
bottle: 9 3/8 in x 3 in x 1 3/4 in; 23.8125 cm x 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Date made:
after 1935
Subject:
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins  Search this
ID Number:
MG.293320.1213
Accession number:
293320
Catalog number:
293320.1213
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1298389
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Dr. M.A. Simmons' Vegetable Liver Medicine

Maker:
C. F. Simmons Medicine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (container material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number:
2012.0165.007
Catalog number:
2012.0165.007
Accession number:
2012.0165
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1425395
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Freligh's Liver Medicine

Maker:
I. O. Woodruff and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
alcohol 69% (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
box: 4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 10.16 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 3 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1908-1918
Subject:
Blood & Liver Drugs  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10426.09
Catalog number:
M-10426
Accession number:
246707
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715624
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Double O Medicine

Retailer:
Sherman Pharmacy  Search this
Maker:
Red Star Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (container material)
cork (container material)
alcohol, 24% (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
buchu resin (drug active ingredients)
copaiba resin (drug active ingredients)
sugar (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Object Type:
Drugs
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
STD Drugs  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
ID Number:
1985.0460.192
Accession number:
1985.0460
Catalog number:
1985.0460.192
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Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_209315
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Mentos Medicine

Measurements:
overall: 5 5/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Credit Line:
Gift of Sidney Glaser
ID Number:
1985.0481.341
Catalog number:
1985.0481.341
Accession number:
1985.0481
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feet
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1421854
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Medicine

Donor Name:
Herbert W. Krieger  Search this
Object Type:
Medicine
Place:
Monte Cristi, Monte Cristi Province, Dominican Republic, Caribbean
Accession Date:
1959-May-19
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
113146
USNM Number:
E364718-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8410338
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Medicine

Donor Name:
U.S. Treasury Department  Search this
Object Type:
Medicine
Place:
China, Asia
Accession Date:
1969-Sep-29
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
279692
USNM Number:
E411130-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8441722

Medicine

Donor Name:
U.S. Treasury Department  Search this
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Object Type:
Medicine
Place:
China, Asia
Accession Date:
1969-Sep-29
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
279692
USNM Number:
E411139-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8441731

Medicine

Donor Name:
Nigel O. Wolff  Search this
Culture:
Kran  Search this
Kru  Search this
Object Type:
Medicine
Place:
Swedru, Grand Gedeh County, Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1971-Mar-29
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
293427
USNM Number:
E413227-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8444145

Medicine

Donor Name:
Nigel O. Wolff  Search this
Culture:
Kran  Search this
Kru  Search this
Object Type:
Medicine
Place:
Swedru, Grand Gedeh County, Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1971-Mar-29
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
293427
USNM Number:
E413228-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8444146

Medicine

Donor Name:
William A. Chanler  Search this
Culture:
Meru  Search this
Object Type:
Medicine
Place:
Kenya, Africa
Accession Date:
1894-Jan-28
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
028162
USNM Number:
E168902-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8349058
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Simmons Liver Regulator Medicine

Collection:
Reid Drugstore  Search this
Maker:
J. H. Zeilin and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
Measurements:
carton: 8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 20.32 cm x 6.0325 cm x 4.7625 cm
boxes: 4 in x 2 1/8 in x 7/8 in; 10.16 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Date made:
after 1910
Subject:
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs  Search this
Laxatives  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
ID Number:
1984.0351.077
Accession number:
1984.0351
Catalog number:
1984.0351.077
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Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_737778

Double O Medicine, D48301

Maker:
Red Star Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (box material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 15.24 cm x 6.35 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Object Type:
Drugs
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
ID Number:
1985.0460.033
Accession number:
1985.0460
Catalog number:
1985.0460.033
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_209553
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Double O Medicine, D48302

Maker:
Red Star Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (box material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 15.24 cm x 6.35 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Object Type:
Drugs
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
ID Number:
1985.0460.034
Accession number:
1985.0460
Catalog number:
1985.0460.034
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_209554
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Dr. Swans Liver & Kidney Medicine

Maker:
National Remedy Company  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (container packaging material)
alcohol 5% (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 15.875 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1920
Subject:
Laxatives  Search this
Blood & Liver Drugs  Search this
Kidney & Urinary Drugs  Search this
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
ID Number:
1980.0698.041
Accession number:
1980.0698
Catalog number:
1980.0698.041
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Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715788
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