Peterson's Ointment

Peterson's Ointment

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Object Name
otc preparation
Peterson Ointment Company
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
associated place
United States: Louisiana, Saint Martinville
Physical Description
carbolic acid (product active ingredients)
camphor (product active ingredients)
tannic acid (product active ingredients)
zinc oxide (product active ingredients)
balsam of fir (product active ingredients)
box: 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.8575 cm
tin: 3/4 in x 2 in; 1.905 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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