Haywood's Foot Powder, No 368

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
May be used for chafing and as a general healing powder. Overcomes excessive sweating of the feet, hardens the skin and prevents chafing.
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Object Name
otc preparation
personal hygiene product
powder, foot
date made
ca 1940
Reid Drugstore
Pfeiffer Chemical Company
Physical Description
metal (container material)
overall: 13.8 cm x 6.1 cm x 4.4 cm; 5 7/16 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in
overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 13.97 cm x 6.35 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Balm of America
Health & Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Foot Products
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feet
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feet
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
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