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Ballard's Horehound Syrup

Ballard's Horehound Syrup

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
For the instant relief and certain cure of consumption, coughs, colds, asthma, dry hacking cough, loss of voice, irritation of throat, soreness of chest, croup, spitting of blood, influenza, lung fever, whooping cough, etc.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1885
maker
James F. Ballard
Ballard Snow Liniment Company
Place Made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Physical Description
cardboard (overall packaging material)
wood (overall packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 18.0975 cm x 5.715 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
MG.M-10409.17
catalog number
M-10409
accession number
246707
subject
Fever & Chill Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
G.E. Damon Collection
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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