San Jancinto Museum of History

T&E FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
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  • BOX, MEDICINE

  • CATEGORY: T&E FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  • MEASUREMENTS: 2 1/2"H x 2 3/8"W x 1 1/8"D
  • DATE MADE: early 20th century

Description

Cardboard box with paper label. Reads in part "Bearfoot Root (Polymnia Uvedalia) ALLAIRE, WOODWARD AND CO. PEORIA, ILL. ... PROPERTIES. Used generally in the form of ointment for the cure of Ague Cake for which it is said to be a specific... 'Guaranteed by Allaire, Woodward & Co., under the Food and Drugs Act, June 30, 1906.' No. 836."


Provenance

Used at the Miller and Brockette Drug Store, Itasca, Texas.

  • CREDIT LINE: Miller And Brockette Drug Store


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