Kemp's Balsam


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: An old household remedy for coughs, colds, bronchitis, asthma, grip, influenza, whooping cough and all throat and lung diseases.

Date Made: c. 1908-1914

Maker: Orator F. Woodward

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, Le Roy

Subject: Catarrh, Cough & Cold DrugsRespiratory & Asthma Drugs


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Credit Line: Gift of Ben Posen

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2004.0050.07Accession Number: 2004.0050Catalog Number: 2004.0050.07

Object Name: otc preparation

Physical Description: chloroform 2 2/4 minims per fluid ounce (drug active ingredients)Measurements: box: 6 3/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 16.1925 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cmbottle: 5 5/8 in x 2 in x 1 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cmcorkscrew: 3 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 7/8 in; 9.525 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.2225 cm


Record Id: nmah_1255534

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