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Object ID 004018

Object Name Wis. Pharmacal Co. Syrup Guaiacol

Object Desc Syrup Guaiacol Modified manufactured by Wis. Pharmacal Co. White, black and orange cardboard packaging with product inside. Packaging is torn on left side.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004006a-b

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General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords medicine,syrup,guaiacol,Wisconsin Pharmacal Co.,

Title Wis. Pharmacal Co. Syrup Guaiacol

Description Syrup Guaiacol Modified manufactured by Wis. Pharmacal Co. in cardboard packaging with empty product inside. Front packaing labeled " Syrup / Guaiacol / Modified / Trade Mark / Price 50 Cents" Backside of packaging is blank and left side is torn. Packaing is white and black, with orange accents. Left side of packaging reads " Formula," right side reads " ...Guarantee.."


Approx Collection Date

Height 6.25

Length 0

Width 2.25

Depth 1.5

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Wisconsin Pharmacal Co.

Maker Details Wisconsin Pharmacal Company was founded in 1896, it was founded on the principles of hard work, honesty, quality and the notion that a person is only as good as his or her word. Originally it was a pharmacy co-op retailer but has become the leading manufacturer of brands in the outdoor recreation and safety markets today.

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Image Caption CMY4006a-b



Date MAR 11,2016

Summary Fair Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Cardboard packaging is worn and torn on the left side, top flap is present but unattached. The glass bottle on the inside is missing the cap but the label is still intact with minimal fading.