Lydia E. Pinkham's Compound Tablets

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Title

Lydia E. Pinkham's Compound Tablets

Subject

pills, women's health

Description

Lydia Pinkham produced and sold female tonics - medicines marketed specifically for women's health-related ailments - from 1876 until her death in 1883. Her family continued to sell the tonic in subsequent decades until the sale of the company in 1968.

Date

unknown

Rights

In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted. Digital image and original artifact held by the Women's Reproductive History Alliance (WRHA). Citation should include WRHA identifier.

Format

glass bottle, 2' tall with metal screw top

Language

English

Type

physical object

Identifier

2019-1000-0108

Contributor

Gift of Laura Mentsch

Creator

Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Co.