Dewitt's Vaporizing Balm

Dewitt's Vaporizing Balm

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Externally: for superficial Burns and Cuts, non-venomous Insect Bites, Frose Bites, Sunburn and Wildburn;/ Internally: inhaled in the form of vapor that is soothing to nasal passages.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
E. C. DeWitt and Company
Physical Description
pine oil, eucalyptus oil, menthol, camphor, petrolatum, (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (overall material)
glass (overall material)
overall: 7 cm x 6 cm x 6 cm; 2 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in
box: 2 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 6.985 cm x 6.0325 cm x 6.0325 cm
jar: 2 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 6.0325 cm x 4.445 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
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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