Tar, Wild Cherry and Horehound Syrup

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For all affections of the throat and lungs, such as acute and chronic coughs, colds, asthma, bronchitis, croup, hoarsness, and whooping cough
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1900
Clark and Deck
overall: 5 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 in; 13.6525 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.54 cm
Place Made
United States: Illinois, Girard
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold 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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