Dr. G. H. Tichenor's Antiseptic Refrigerant

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For cuts, bruises, sprains, superficial burns, sunburn and mouth wash.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1930
Dr. G. H. Tichenor Antiseptic Company
Physical Description
70% alcohol (drug active ingredients)
arnica (drug active ingredients)
oil of peppermint (drug active ingredients)
box: 6 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 16.1925 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 6 in x 2 in x 1 in; 15.24 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
Place Made
United States: Louisiana, New Orleans
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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