Kemp's Balsam

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Cures coughs, colds, bronchitis, catarrh, asthma, influenza and all throat and lung diseases. Affords immediate relief in the severest cases of whooping cough, croup and all throat disorders.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1883
Orator F. Woodward
overall: 2 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 6.985 cm x 3.4925 cm x 4.445 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Le Roy
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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