The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For throat and lung affections, coughs, colds, bronchitis, asthma, whooping cough
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
Peter-Neat-Richardson Company
Physical Description
chloroform (drug active ingredients)
alcohol (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (packaging material)
glass (container material)
paper (label material)
box: 5 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 in; 14.9225 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 5 3/4 in x 2 in x 1 in; 14.605 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: Kentucky, Louisville
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Balm of America
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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