Dr Pierre's Boro-Pheno-Form

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
An inhibitory antiseptic for vaginal use
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
feminine hygiene
date made
ca 1915
Reid Drugstore
Dr. Pierre Chemical Co.
Physical Description
paper (container material)
overall: 5 cm x 4.3 cm x 2.7 cm; 1 15/16 in x 1 11/16 in x 1 1/16 in
overall: 1 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Women's Health Products
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
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