Father John's Medicine

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A nutritive tonic and a wholesome medicine. Recommended for relief of coughs due to colds and throat irritation resulting from colds by its soothing effect on the throat.
Location
Currently not on view
subject
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
National Museum of American History
Father John's Medicine Company
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
Physical Description
cod liver oil (drug active ingredients)
gum arabic (drug active ingredients)
glycerin (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 9 1/4 in x 3 in x 1 3/4 in; 23.495 cm x 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm
bottle: 9 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 22.86 cm x 7.3025 cm x 4.1275 cm
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Place Made
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
ca 1960
Object Name
otc preparation
ID Number
1979.0798.004
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.004