Tyree's Antiseptic Powder

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
General Antispetic for CUTS, ABRASIONS, Non-Venemous INSECT BITES. Non-Antiseptic Hygienic Uses, as a FOOT-WASH for TENDER, TIRED, and PERSPIRING FEET, as a GARGLE, for OFFENSIVE PERSPIRATION, in a DOUCHE SOLUTION, this preparation is highly recommended.
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Object Name
otc preparation
J.S. Tyree, Chemist, Inc.
Physical Description
boric acid (drug active ingredients)
salicylic acid (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
thymol (drug active ingredients)
eucalyptol (drug active ingredients)
zinc sulphate (drug active ingredients)
carbolic acid (drug active ingredients)
overall: 4 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Women's Health Products
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feet
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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