Bee Brand White Pine and Tar Cough Syrup Compound

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A splendid medicine for coughs, colds, bronchitis, sore and inflamed throat, hoarseness, loss of voice
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1930
McCormick and Company
Physical Description
chloroform (drug active ingredients)
alcohol (drug active ingredients)
white pine (drug active ingredients)
tar (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (packaging material)
glass (container material)
paper (label material)
box: 6 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 6.0325 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 5 1/4 in x 2 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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