Haywood's Foot Powder, No 368

Haywood's Foot Powder, No 368

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
May be used for chafing and as a general healing powder. Overcomes excessive sweating of the feet, hardens the skin and prevents chafing.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
personal hygiene product
powder, foot
date made
ca 1940
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
Pfeiffer Chemical Company
place made
United States: New York, New York City
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Physical Description
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 13.97 cm x 6.35 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.160
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.160
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Foot Products
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feet
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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