Object ID 004042
Object Name Dr. Hobson's Nerve and Bone Liniment
Object Desc Dr. Hobson's Nerve and Bone Liniment in yellow cardboard packaging. Glass bottle inside is empty with label intact.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004030a-b
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Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Bay View Pharmacy
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Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Dr. Hobson's,liniment,Pfeiffer Chemical Co.,
Title Dr. Hobson's Nerve and Bone Liniment
Description [a] Nerve and Bone Liniment in glass bottle with corked top. Front label is white and reads "Dr. Hobson's / Nerve and Bone / Liniment / Pfeiffer / Chemical Company / Offices / New York St. Louis / Revision 1924" Bottle has lettering in glass "Pfeiffer Chemical Co / New York / St. Louis. [c] Yellow cardboard packaging labeled "Dr. Hobson's/ Nerve / and / Bone / Liniment / Pfeiffer / Chemical Company / Offices" on front and back. The sides of the package are labeled "Dr. Hobson's / Nerve and Bone Liniment"
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Maker Pfeiffer Chemical Company
Maker Details Company was founded in 1901 by Henry Pfeiffer manufacturing pharmaceuticals. In 1908 , he aquired William R. Warner Co., under Pfeiffer's leadership William R. Warner became a leading drug company. Henry Pfeiffer dies in April of 1939.
Date MAR 13,2016
Summary Good Condition
Assessor Nicole Burdick
Notes Yellow cardboard packaging is in good condition with minimal fading and wear. Glass bottle inside is empty and label is intact.