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J.W. Bowles and Company Advertisement
J.W. Bowles and Company Advertisement
Resource Typeimage
TitleJ.W. Bowles and Company Advertisement
Coverage / Yearc. 1900
DescriptionJ.with Bowles and Company manufactured the National Kidney and Liver Cure, a popular patent medicine, in Normal, Illinois.
InterpretationMany patent medicines were popular before the Pure Food and Drug Act was passed by Congress, after which many medicines failed to meet standards.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities;
Learning Standards16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 18 Social Systems; 19-24 Physical Development and Health;
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.; Hartzold, Susan; Matejka, Michael, 1953-
Other ContributorsKoos, Greg, 1949-
LaBounty, Bill
Source'Made in McLean County' exhibit; museum archives
Subject / KeywordsNormal, Illinois; McLean County, Illinois; Patent medicines; Advertisements
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History;
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
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