Kennedy's Laxative Cough Syrup

Kennedy's Laxative Cough Syrup

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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
E. C. DeWitt and Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
2% pure grain alcohol (overall active ingredients)
box: 6 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 15.24 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 5 5/8 in x 2 in x 1 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
paper wrapped sample: 1 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/2 in; 3.175 cm x 5.715 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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