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Kennedy's Laxative Cough Syrup

Kennedy's Laxative Cough Syrup

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For Coughs, Colds, Croup, La Grippe, Whooping Cough, and Bronchitis
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
c. 1906-1908
maker
E. C. DeWitt and Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
2% pure grain alcohol (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 5 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 14.9225 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 5 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 in; 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
2004.0050.08
accession number
2004.0050
catalog number
2004.0050.08
Credit Line
Gift of Ben Posen
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Laxatives
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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