Hamburg Breast Tea

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A pectoral, intended for affections of the chest and throat, such as chest colds, coughs, croup, asthma, hoarseness, bronchitis, etc.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
date made
after 1913
Sherman Pharmacy
St. Jacobs Oil Company
Physical Description
paper (container material)
overall: 13.5 cm x 4.3 cm; 5 5/16 in x 1 11/16 in
overall: 5 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 13.6525 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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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