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Object ID 003357

Object Name Yeast-vite compound

Object Desc Yellow box of yeast-vite compound with bottle of pills and instructions. Used to help headaches, heartburn, as a soothing sedative, or as a 'pick me up'.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002994a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range 1930s

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords medicine,Yeast-vite,yeast,

Title Yeast-vite compound

Description Yeast Vite compund. In yellow container with black lettering and trim. Made in Niagra Falls, NY. 35c. size. Has 22 tablets. Helps contribue Vitamin B to a person. Can be used to help cure headaches, acidity or heartburn, as a soothing sedative, or as a pick me up.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.5

Length 0.75

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Yeast-Vite Inc.

Maker Details Trademarked in 1932.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2994



Date MAY 24,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Some stains on the from (with "Trade Mark Yeast-Vite" logo0. Edges are slightly worn. Discolorations among the edges as well.


Date MAY 24,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date MAY 24,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin