Object ID 003958
Object Name Chamberlain's Lotion
Object Desc A blue box containing a bottle of Chamberlain's Lotion.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003950a-b
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 19
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords lotions,Chamberlain Laboratories,
Title Chamberlain's Lotion
Description A blue box containing Chamberlain's Lotion. The box is blue with a picture of two hands rubbing together. The description reads: "For external use only. The Modern Clear Lotion. Dries quickly. Not Sticky."
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Place of Origin
Maker Chamberlain Laboratories
Maker Details Chamberlain Laboratories was originally founded as Chamberlain Medicines in the 1870s as Iowa's first medicinal company. It moved from eastern Iowa to Des Moines.
Maker Mark A black rectangular logo.
Date FEB 5,2016
Assessor Luke Frommelt
Notes The top of the box does not have any flaps. There are some stains on the sides and the box has some fading. The corners have been torn slightly.
Date APR 27,2016
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 19 from Room 9, Shelf 20 - automatic entry by admin