Dr. Hale's Household Ointment

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A remedy of wonderful merit for relief of burns, sunburn, head colds, chapped skin, tired burning feet, cuts and bruises, etc.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
after 1915
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
Kenyon and Thomas Company
Physical Description
camphor (drug active ingredients)
vaseline (drug active ingredients)
aromatics (oil, thyme) (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
cardboard (packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 6.5 cm x 6.4 cm x 2.3 cm; 2 9/16 in x 2 1/2 in x 7/8 in
box: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.2225 cm
tin: 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 5.3975 cm
place made
United States: New York, Adams
ID Number
1985.0460.035
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.035
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Foot Products
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
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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