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Seabury's Cough Balsam

Seabury's Cough Balsam

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For coughs, colds, influenza, croup, whooping cough, asthma, other affections of the lungs and throat leading to consumption
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1870
date made
ca 1898
maker
J. S. Seabury
Place Made
United States: New York, Queens, Jamaica
Measurements
overall: 4 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 12.3825 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
MG.293320.1369
catalog number
293320.1369
accession number
293320
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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