Farris Healing Remedy

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For saddle and harness galls, barbed wire and other cuts and wounds, burns, scratches, cracked heels, calk sores; all hurts where the skin is broken; destroys screw worms
Currently not on view
Object Name
Veterinary Product
otc preparation
veterinary product
Date made
Old Kentucky Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
alcohol 15% (drug active ingredients)
box: 5 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 3 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in x 7/8 in; 9.525 cm x 3.4925 cm x 2.2225 cm
Place Made
United States: Kentucky, Paducah
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Veterinary Products
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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