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Chandler's Expectorant Syrup Box
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Details

Object ID 003076

Object Name Chandler's Expectorant Syrup Box

Object Desc A green and black empty box.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002770

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date 1941

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords boxes,cough syrup,Chandler's,medicine,


Title Chandler's Expectorant Syrup Box

Description A tall green box with black text. Text: Chandler's Expectorant Syrup Contains: 3% Alcohol, 2 1/2 M. Chloroform per fluid ounce with Horehound, Wild Cherry, Pine Tar, Syrup White Pine Comp. N.F. and Ammonium Chloride Flavored with Oil of Lemon. For coughs due to colds Directions For adults one teaspoonful every two hours contents 2 fluid ozs. Price 25 cents distributed by Chandler Distributors, Inc. St. Louis, MO. Sides list other products to try from the brand. Top label advertises for tablets, and 'open this end.' Bottom tab has made in USA and packaging adopted in April 1941.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 5.75

Length 2

Width 1.06

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Chandler Distributors, Inc.

Maker Details Company established in St. Louis in 1888. Not much known after 1941. Produced many wellness items.

Maker Mark Chandler Distributors, Inc.

Images

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Image Caption CMY2770

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 7,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes Wear is minimal on the edges, dusty, and a few smudges on the bottom. The bottle of syrup is missing.


Events

Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 4 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin


Date OCT 1,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date OCT 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Room 3, Shelf 4 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes