Kickapoo Oil

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For toothache, headache, sore throat, chilblains, frostbites, cuts, burns, sprains, bruises, neuralgia and rheumatic pains
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1919
Physical Description
ether 8 minims per fl. oz. (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
camphor oil (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
oil of cloves (drug active ingredients)
oil of sassafras (drug active ingredients)
myrrh (drug active ingredients)
box: 6 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 3.4925 cm x 3.4925 cm
bottle: 5 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 3.175 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Balm of America
G.E. Damon Collection
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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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