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Old North State Ointment

Old North State Ointment

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: For cuts, bruises, eczema, burns, sunburn, ringworm, itch, chafing, pimples on face, and any other inflammation of the skin
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Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1920
Tupper's Pharmacy
Old North State Ointment Co.
place made
United States: North Carolina, Charlotte
Physical Description
cardboard (packaging material)
ceramic (container material)
box: 2 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 5.715 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.1275 cm
jar: 1 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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