Certified Brand Aspirin

Certified Brand Aspirin

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Description
[No indications or uses for this product are provided on its packaging.]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1939
maker
Certified Aspirin Corporation
Place Made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Physical Description
aspirin, 5 grains per tablet (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1.375 cm; .9525 cm x 4.7625 cm x 17/32 in
ID Number
1979.0798.397
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.397
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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Comments

I have a certified aspirin cardboard container with the V in upper right hand corner. On the back it states because steel is needed for tanks, guns, planes and ships we have adopted this new victory package to help conserve metals needed for the war effort.. What were the dates this packaging was used, all during the War or just certain years.

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