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Medical recipe, Maine, ca. 1790

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Medical recipe, Maine, ca. 1790

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This recipe from the late 1700s includes smartweed, coltsfoot, honey, and liquorice. No mention is made of what this remedy is for.

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  • Title: Medical recipe, Maine, ca. 1790
  • Creation Date: circa 1790
  • Subject Date: circa 1790
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. S-659 Box 25, fl. 23
  • Object Type: Text

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