The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For burns of all kinds, sunburn, foot infections, insect bites, rashes, old sores, eczema, skin eruptions, scalp diseases, poison ivy, prickly heat, cuts, bruises, sprains and practically all skin affections
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Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1925
S. B. Leonardi and Company
Physical Description
cardboard (packaging material)
glass (container material)
box: 5 1/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 13.0175 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 4 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 in; 12.3825 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: New York, New Rochelle
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
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