Object ID 003585
Object Name Vapure Inhalant bottle and box
Object Desc Small cardboard box and glass bottle with Vapure on the labels.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003205a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Bay View Pharmacy
Start Year Range 1900
End Year Range 1920
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Vapure,United Drug Co.,inhalant,cold medicine,
Title Vapure Inhalant bottle and box
Description Box (a) is made of cardboard/stock. The front has the Vapure logo , the description "From the Rexall Laboratories D 448 A wonderful Inhalant for Quickly Relieving the Discomfort of Head Colds and Nasal Catarrh United Drug Co. Boston-St. Louis U.S.A." The back and sides have more descriptions of the product and directions on how to use it. The bottle (b) has been opened, but still has a green seal on the cap. The front is the same as the box, and the back has directions for use. On the side of the bottle is a serial number "S52936".
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Bottle dimensions: Height 2.25"
Place of Origin
Maker United Drug Company
Date SEP 6,2015
Assessor Julia Kunas
Notes Box lid is torn and box is discolored and has water damage. Bottle only has slight residue at the bottom and seal has been broken.