Scott's Emulsion Capsules

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
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
nutritional product
Object Type
date made
ca 1950
Sherman Pharmacy
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)
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
accession number
catalog number
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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