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Alka-Seltzer

Maker:
Miles Laboratories, Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
bottle: 1 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.1275 cm x 8.255 cm x 3.81 cm
bottle: 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Credit Line:
Gift of George and Julius Garfield
ID Number:
1979.1144.034
Accession number:
1979.1144
Catalog number:
1979.1144.034
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Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-87f3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_731003
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Alka-Seltzer

Measurements:
overall: 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
ID Number:
2012.0165.793
Catalog number:
2012.0165.793
Accession number:
2012.0165
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-25d3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1463542
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Alka Seltzer

Maker:
Miles Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
aspirin (overall active ingredients)
mono-calcium phosphate (overall active ingredients)
sodium bicarbonate (overall active ingredients)
citric acid (overall active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 2 3/8 in x 4 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 6.0325 cm x 11.7475 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Place made:
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Date made:
after 1938
Subject:
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs  Search this
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard Kouzel
ID Number:
2002.0224.01
Accession number:
2002.0224
Catalog number:
2002.0224.01
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-9e00-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1003956
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Alka Seltzer

Collection:
Reid Drugstore  Search this
Maker:
Miles Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
aspirin (drug active ingredients)
mono-calcium phosphate (drug active ingredients)
sodium bicarbonate (drug active ingredients)
citric acid (drug active ingredients)
sodium acetylsalicylate (drug active ingredients)
calcium-sodium phosphates (drug active ingredients)
sodium bicarbonate (drug active ingredients)
sodium citrate (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
box: 1 5/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.1275 cm x 8.255 cm x 3.81 cm
bottle: 2 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
?; Patent Medicines; Drugs
Place made:
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Date made:
ca 1950s
Subject:
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs  Search this
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
ID Number:
1984.0351.014
Accession number:
1984.0351
Catalog number:
1984.0351.014
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7cff-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_737715
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Alka-Seltzer Dispenser

Associated Name:
Miles Laboratories  Search this
Maker:
New Products Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36.5 cm x 13 cm x 16 cm; 14 3/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 6 5/16 in
overall: 14 1/2 in x 5 5/8 in x 7 1/4 in; 36.83 cm x 14.2875 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
Dispenser
dispenser, pharmacy
Date made:
ca. 1938
Date made:
ca 1938
ID Number:
2001.0073.1
Accession number:
2001.0073
Catalog number:
2001.0073.1
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-89bb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739134
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Alka-Seltzer commercial storyboard

Collection Donor:
Arias, Roger  Search this
Collection Creator:
United States. Dept. of State  Search this
Arias, Clotilde, 1901-1959  Search this
Thompson, J. Walter (advertising agency).  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Clotilde Arias Papers, 1919-1957, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Clotilde Arias Papers
Clotilde Arias Papers / Series 2: Music Materials / 2.1: Commercial Compositions
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8036ce190-2daa-4268-a95d-02fd36679353
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1164-ref613

VARI-VUE Alka-Seltzer Ad

Physical Description:
yellow (overall color)
aqua (overall color)
black (overall color)
plastic (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 3 cm x 3.5 cm; 1 3/16 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
ad
ID Number:
2015.3087.01
Catalog number:
2015.3087.01
Nonaccession number:
2015.3087
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Work and Industry: Retail and Marketing
Advertising
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-f8a7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1695326
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Uncle Ezra Alka-Seltzer Display Stand

Maker:
Advertising Metal Display Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 16 3/4 in x 7 5/8 in x 9 in; 42.545 cm x 19.3675 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
display, pharmacy
Date made:
ca 1934-1940
Subject:
Advertising Devices  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
ID Number:
1985.0460.141
Accession number:
1985.0460
Catalog number:
1985.0460.141
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e341-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_209560
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Alka-Seltzer

Measurements:
overall: 53.7 cm x 76.5 cm; 21 5/32 in x 30 1/8 in
Object Name:
advertising display
ID Number:
1989.3041.10
Catalog number:
1989.3041.10
Nonaccession number:
1989.3041
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4af83735b-929b-55b5-e053-15f76fa04477
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1985705

Alkalize with Alka-Seltzer

Measurements:
overall, poster: 1/8 in x 42 in x 11 in; .3175 cm x 106.68 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
poster, advertising
ID Number:
2014.3012.0468
Nonaccession number:
2014.3012
Catalog number:
2014.3012.0468
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-204f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1463034

Alka-Seltzer Commercial Classics

Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 25 in; 48.26 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
poster, advertising
ID Number:
2014.3012.0478
Nonaccession number:
2014.3012
Catalog number:
2014.3012.0478
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-167d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1463052

Alka-Seltzer Be Wise...Alkalize

Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 22 in x 40 1/2 in; .635 cm x 55.88 cm x 102.90048 cm
Object Name:
advertising display, stand-up
ID Number:
2014.3012.0485
Nonaccession number:
2014.3012
Catalog number:
2014.3012.0485
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1734-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1463079

Alka-Seltzer Chapter, c. 1987

Container:
Box 4 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-078, Center for Advertising History, Project Files
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Project Files
Project Files / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-078-refidd1e2738

Barbara Griffith/Alka-Seltzer Project

Container:
Box 3 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-078, Center for Advertising History, Project Files
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Project Files
Project Files / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-078-refidd1e2641

SCDB-097: Airport and Training

Collection Creator:
Brown, David M.  Search this
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Search this
United States. Navy  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Kids in driveway (launching Alka Seltzer rockets), various trails with Alka Seltzer rapid light loss. Crew at airport; Laurel Clark takes pictures; Michael Anderson's Palm Pilot; a nice moment or two. Class in flight propulsion - crew in blue flight suits location: Kennedy Space Center or NASA-Lewis in clean room - testing flight monitors; Kalpana Chawla and Ilan Ramon watch monitor "softball". Candle continued good views Kalpana Chawla and Ilan Ramon. (Flame propagation) on monitor. Classroom and lunch. Kalpana Chawla in clean room. Exterior (winter) arrival. Michael Anderson in clean room, prep. Exterior Lewis facility; entering classroom. Flames; Dave Brown lighting; Michael Anderson testing. Exterior facility - Dave Brown packs car; convoy moves out airport exterior and interior.

Film Type: Color; Sound; DVCAM (SD) Run Time: 0:37:04
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
David M. Brown Papers, NASM.2006.0013, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2006.0013, Item VK 00086
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David M. Brown Papers
David M. Brown Papers / Videotapes
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg24c47f212-69e1-461c-9c1b-5caabcb88690
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2006-0013-ref982

Lionel Ray Johnson

Collection Creator:
Jones, Caroline Robinson, 1942-2001 (advertising executive)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (U-matic)
Container:
Box 118, Item AC0552-OV0050
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Features commercials produced for Alka-Seltzer, Coca Cola, Kodak, Lite beer, L'oreal, Lowenbrau, Micatin, Sony, and Tab.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
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Caroline R. Jones Papers
Caroline R. Jones Papers / Series 7: Audiovisual Materials / 7.3: Videotapes / 7.3.3: Director's Show Reels
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8108f4c32-ab91-4315-abd0-5507f25dd25c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0552-ref1214

[Trade catalogs from Miles Laboratories, Inc.]

Company Name:
Miles Laboratories, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Marschall Div. ; Ames Co. ; Chemicals Div. ; Takamine Laboratory ; Subsidiary of Bayer AG ; Miles Diagnostics ; Miles Scientific ; Dome Laboratories ; Cutter Biological ; Dr. Miles Medical Co. ;  Search this
Notes content:
"Enzyme Products for Food and Industrial Processing" ; "Takamine" brand enzymes ; sodium isoascorbate ; citric acid ; "Tissue-Tek" microtome-cryostat ; biochemicals ; "Lux" "Lab-Tek" biological labware ; pharmaceuticals ; Bactine ; "One-A-Day" vitamin A and D tablets ; Dr. Miles Nervine liquid, tablets, and pills ; Aspir-Mint tablets ; Alka-Seltzer
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
43 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Elkhart, Indiana, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Biotechnology and biochemical equipment and supplies  Search this
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Drugs; pharmaceuticals and patent medicines  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Biochemical engineering  Search this
Biotechnology  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Drugs  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Medical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Patent medicines  Search this
Pharmacy  Search this
Surgical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29721
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29721

Phyllis Diller’s Gag File

Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 40 in x 17 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 101.6 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-40b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218385
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Phyllis Diller’s Gag File Expansion

Cartoonist:
Hoest, Bill  Search this
Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/8 in x 18 1/2 in x 16 1/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 46.99 cm x 40.9575 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Women  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.02
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.02
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-5160-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218386
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Diary

Collection Creator:
Tam, Reuben  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Reuben Tam papers, 1931-2006. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Reuben Tam papers
Reuben Tam papers / Series 3: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94d839e87-54d5-4a89-adc0-902230cb640b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tamreub-ref156
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