Dr. Hobson's Headache Powders

Dr. Hobson's Headache Powders

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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
date made
1920s
maker
Pfeiffer Chemical Company
place made
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
acetanilid, 3 1/2 grains; sodium bicarbonate; caffeine (drug active ingredients)
paper (packaging material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 1/32 in; 5.715 cm x 9.2075 cm x.07938 cm
ID Number
1979.1144.068
accession number
1979.1144
catalog number
1979.1144.068
Credit Line
Gift of George and Julius Garfield
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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