Carter's Little Iron Pills

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A compound iron tonic to make redder blood
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
before 1937
Sherman Pharmacy
Carter Medicine Company
Physical Description
iron (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
cork (container material)
overall: 6.5 cm x 2.1 cm; 2 9/16 in x 13/16 in
overall: 2 5/8 in x 7/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 2.2225 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Blood & Liver Drugs
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
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