Richmond's Celebrated Nervine

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A remedy for all nervous diseases: epilepsy, spasms, convulsions, St. Vitus dance, hysteria, opium eating and alcoholism, convulsions, weakened nerves
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1898-1902
manufacturer
Brown and Bailey Company
maker
S. A. Richmond
Physical Description
cardboard (overall packaging material)
glass (overall packaging material)
cork (overall packaging material)
paper (overall packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 9 in x 3 5/8 in x 2 in; 22.86 cm x 9.2075 cm x 5.08 cm
botle: 8 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 22.225 cm x 8.255 cm x 4.1275 cm
Place Made
United States: Illinois, Tuscola
ID Number
1989.0711.48
accession number
1989.0711
catalog number
1989.0711.48
subject
Psychiatric Drug
Health & Medicine
Nerve & Brain Drugs
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young
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