Haywood's Powder

Haywood's Powder

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Description
For the temporary relief of the paroxysms of asthma and for the aid in the relief of simple nasal irritations.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
date made
1917
maker
Pfeiffer Chemical Company
place made
United States: New York, New York City
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Physical Description
stramonium leaves (drug active ingredients)
lobelia herb (drug active ingredients)
potassium nitrate (drug active ingredients)
tin (packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 105 cm x 5.5 cm x 3.5 cm; 41 5/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 4 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1981.0219.084
accession number
1981.0219
catalog number
1981.0219.084
Credit Line
Gift of Robert J. Locurto
subject
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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