The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Liniment for general use and scalp application; antiseptic, kills ticks
Currently not on view
Object Name
ptc preparation
Object Type
date made
after 1938
Sherman Pharmacy
National Remedy Company
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
fusel oil (amyl alcohol) (drug active ingredients)
turpentine (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
camphor oil (drug active ingredients)
cedarwood oil (drug active ingredients)
thyme oil (drug active ingredients)
butyl alcohol (drug active ingredients)
chlorothymol (drug active ingredients)
peanut oil (inert) (drug active ingredients)
cudbear (drug active ingredients)
box: 4 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 12.3825 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 4 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 12.065 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: New York, White Plains
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
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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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