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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
[for scalp conditioner:]
The antiseptic "supersonic" sulfur treatment. Benefits the scalp as it glorifies the hair. "Activates" the scalp to feel more alive and healthy. Fights germs associated with dandruff and surface infections. Aids healing, relieves itching of scalp-trouble sore spots.
Directions: Rub well into scalp daily, especially around temples.
[for shampoo:]
Dandruff control. Helps the scalp as it improves the hair with natural softness and lustre.
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Object Name
hair care product
shampoo, medicated
hair and scalp treatment
Other Terms
Cosmetics; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
place made
United States: Connecticut, Stamford
Physical Description
bithionol; menthol; sulfur (supersonically blended with lanolin) (product (conditioner) active ingredients)
bithionol (product (shampoo) active ingredients)
overall, box: 4 1/8 in x 3 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 9.525 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of George and Julius Garfield
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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