Scott's Emulsion Capsules

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Helpful for building stamina and energy during convalescence, maintaining resistance against colds and coughs due to colds, and developing strong bones and sound teeth in children
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
nutritional product
Object Type
Drugs
date made
ca 1950
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
Harold F. Ritchie, Inc.
Physical Description
vitamin A (drug active ingredients)
vitamin D (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (packaging material)
foil (packaging material)
plastic (packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 8.5 cm x 6.8 cm x 4.9 cm; 3 3/8 in x 2 11/16 in x 1 15/16 in
place made
United States: New Jersey, Clifton
ID Number
1985.0460.095
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.095
subject
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Dietary/ Nutritional Supplements & Reducing Aids
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
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Medicine and Science: 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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