Chamberlain's Cough Remedy

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1908-1918
associated date
1882
maker
Chamberlain Medicine Company
Physical Description
alcohol (drug active ingredients)
paper (packaging material)
glass (container material)
Measurements
overall: 6 1/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.8575 cm
Place Made
United States: Iowa, Des Moines
ID Number
MG*M-10766 [dup7]
catalog number
M-10766
accession number
256193
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Fever & Chill Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Comments

"My g-grandfather used to run ads in the Plattsmouth Journal (Plattsmouth, NE) newspaper for this. "It always cures and is pleasant to take. Children like it "."
This cough remedy as well as the entire Chamberlain line were sold at the Bountiful Drug Store in the early 1900s.

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