Deadly poison warning, Portland, ca. 1930

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Warning label for denatured alcohol.

The label from the Deering Drug Company warns user that the substance could cause blindness and general physical decay, resulting in death.

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About This Item

  • Title: Deadly poison warning, Portland, ca. 1930
  • Creator: Deering Drug Company
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 11 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1863
  • Collection: Broadside Collection
  • Object Type: Text

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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