Shac Stearn's Headache Wafers

Shac Stearn's Headache Wafers

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Frederick Stearns & Co.
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Physical Description
acetanilide (overall material)
alkaloid caffeine (overall material)
larger box: 1 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 3.175 cm x 8.5725 cm x 3.4925 cm
smaller boxes: 1 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 3.175 cm x 2.8575 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Nathan Singer
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object