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Dewitt's Baby Cough Syrup

Dewitt's Baby Cough Syrup

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For infants' and children's coughs due to colds
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1950
Associated Name
Tupper's Pharmacy
maker
E. C. DeWitt and Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
cardboard (container packaging material)
glass (container packaging material)
ammonium chloride (drug active ingredients)
licorice (drug active ingredients)
benzoic acid (drug active ingredients)
glycerine (drug active ingredients)
oil anise (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 5 5/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 5 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
1980.0698.046
accession number
1980.0698
catalog number
1980.0698.046
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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