Object ID 003625
Object Name Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription
Object Desc White box with red trim that once contained Dr. Pierce's medicine.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003245
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Bay View Pharmacy
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End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords medicine,Dr. Pierce's,
Title Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription
Description Yellowing box with red trim. Blue lettering. Has a list of active ingredents. Carton printed in the US.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Pierce's Proprietaries, INC.
Maker Details Has locations in Buffalo, NY and Fort Erie North, Ont. Was used for women for 'hysteria' and also used for girls during puberty.
Date SEP 17,2015
Summary Fair to good
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes Yellowing and discolored. Edges and corners are worn. Tear on bottom lid.