Dr Walker's Vinegar Bitters

Description:

Blood Purifier and General Remedy for boils and ulcers, sore eyes, dropsy, scald head, paralysis, erysipelas, scrofula, tetter, skin diseases, bilious, remittent and intermittent fevers, pains in the back, shoulders, heart and chest, liver and kidney troubles, stomach ache, jaundice, gout and fits, dizziness, colds and coughs, croup, palpitation of the heart, lead colic, nausea, biliousness, dysentery and piles, dyspepsia, indigestion, rheumatism, diarrhoea, consumption, catarrh, bronchitis, neuralgia, headache, tape, pin and other worms

Date Made: before 1906 (trademarked in 1866, 1868, 1872, 1885)

Maker: R. H. McDonald Drug Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, NewburghAssociated Place: United States: Missouri, Saint Louis

Subject: BittersCatarrh, Cough & Cold DrugsRheumatism & Arthritis Drugs

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Balm of America

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.274347.212Catalog Number: 274347.212Accession Number: 274347

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

Physical Description: glass (container material)paper (container material)cork (container material)Measurements: overall: 8 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 21.2725 cm x 7.9375 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6e6f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_715593

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