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Mendenhall's Malaria Chill and Fever Tonic with Arsenic (Alcohol 1.5%)

Mendenhall's Malaria Chill and Fever Tonic with Arsenic (Alcohol 1.5%)

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Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1950s
maker
Myers Laboratories
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Warren
associated place
United States: Kentucky, Tolu
Physical Description
quinine sulphate u.s.p. (drug active ingredients)
glycerine (drug active ingredients)
licorice (drug active ingredients)
yerba santa (drug active ingredients)
alcohol 1.5% (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
paper (container material)
glass (container material)
plastic (container material)
Fowler's Solution of Arsenic (drug active ingredients)
ID Number
2016.0295.01
catalog number
2016.0295.01
accession number
2016.0295
Credit Line
Gift of Eddie and Justin Tinsley
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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