Baker Croup and Whooping Cough Syrup

Description:

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:

For coughs, colds, sore throat, hoarseness, croup and whooping cough.

Date Made: after 1906

Maker: Edwin Baker

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Shelburne Falls

Subject: Respiratory & Asthma DrugsCatarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, The Antibody Initiative, Health & Medicine, Antibody Initiative: Whooping Cough, Balm of America

Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1978.0235.021Accession Number: 1978.0235Catalog Number: 1978.0235.021

Object Name: otc preparationOther Terms: Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid

Physical Description: paper (packaging material)glass (container material)cork (container material)alcohol, less than 1% (product ingredient)Measurements: bottle in paper wrapper: 5 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 3.175 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-53cc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_715111

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