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Object ID 000296

Object Name St. Joseph's Malt Wild Cherry laxative

Object Desc Marigold, black, cream and grey "St. Joseph's Genuine Malt Wild Cherry and Cod Extract with Hypophosphites" box. Tall, rectangular in shape with folded/hinged lid.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000271

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical

Source CMY271

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords St. Joseph's Laboratories,medicine,drug stores,laxative,boxes,pharmacy,

Title St. Joseph's Malt Wild Cherry

Description St. Joseph's Laxative Syrup is a mild, pleasant, and effective compound which is beneficial as a general cathartic for for the bowels and in relieving consipation, sour stomach. For more than 50 years women have recommended St. Joseph's G.F.P. as a good tonic.


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Height 9

Length 0

Width 2

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker The St. Joseph's Laboratories

Maker Details New York, Memphis, San Franciso.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY271



Date FEB 15,2013

Summary fair

Assessor Katie Wells

Notes Tape lid. brown stains, brown spots.


Date APR 3,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Second Floor Bathroom - automatic entry by admin