Tar-Co-Pine Cough Mixture

Tar-Co-Pine Cough Mixture

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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
Theriot Drug Products
Place Made
United States: Louisiana, Covington
Physical Description
chloroform (overall active ingredients)
creosote (overall active ingredients)
tartar emetic (overall active ingredients)
pine tar (overall active ingredients)
pine bark (overall active ingredients)
bloodroot (overall active ingredients)
balm of gilead buds (overall active ingredients)
glycerine (overall active ingredients)
wild cherry bark (overall active ingredients)
amonnium chloride (overall active ingredients)
spikenard (overall active ingredients)
sassafras (overall active ingredients)
menthol (overall active ingredients)
box: 5 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.8575 cm
bottle: 5 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 in; 12.7 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.54 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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