Kennedy's Laxative Cough Syrup

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For coughs, colds, croups, la grippe, whooping cough, and bronchitis
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1906-1908
maker
E. C. DeWitt and Company
Physical Description
grain alcohol 2% (drug active ingredients)
honey (drug active ingredients)
tar (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 7 1/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 18.415 cm x 6.6675 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 6 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 17.145 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.4925 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
MG*M-10766 [dup18]
catalog number
M-10766
accession number
256193
subject
Laxatives
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
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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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