Electric Brand Bitters

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For all diseases of the the stomach, liver, and kidneys, biliousness, general debility, fever and ague, blood disorders, liver complaints, jaundice, kidney complaints and diseases of urinary organs, neuralgia, nervousness and mental depression. As an appetizer they are unequaled.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1908-1918
maker
H.E. Bucklen and Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
alcohol, 18% (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
Measurements
box: 8 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 21.9075 cm x 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm
bottle: 8 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 22.5425 cm x 6.0325 cm x 6.0325 cm
ID Number
2004.3012.03
catalog number
2004.3012.03
accession number
2004.3012
Credit Line
Gift of Ben Posen
subject
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Kidney & Urinary Drugs
Fever & Chill Drugs
Blood & Liver Drugs
Bitters
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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