Object ID 004016
Object Name Dr. White Medicine Co. WonderOil
Object Desc Dr. White Medicine Co. WonderOil
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004004a-c
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Bay View Pharmacy
Object Date 1927
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Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Dr. White Medicine Co.,Wonderoil,medicine,
Title Dr. White Medicine Co. WonderOil
Description Dr. White Medicine Co. WonderOil in faded yellow or beige cardboard packaging. Cardboard is lighty worn and stained. Missing patch from tear on upper front. Side labels on packaging state "Wonder Oil / Price 35 Cents". Back of packaging reads " Wonder Oil / For Internal and External Use / Good for Man or Beast / Ordinary Dose" Glass product inside is empty with small amount of product dried at bottom. Glass and label are in good condition; front label reading " Wonder/ Oil / For Internal /and External / Use" Glass bottle has black metal cap with slight wear revealing gold underneath. Wrapped around the glass bottle paper directions with man's portait on the front. Paper is untorn and yellow/orange in color. Directions appear to be in German.
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Maker Dr. White Medicine Co.
Maker Details Est. since 1927, the remedy was made in Canada, containing all natural ingredients. WonderOil is their main product known as "Canada's Healing Oil"