Salve recipe, ca. 1860

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Handwritten, untitled recipe for salve made and sold by John Merrill. Perhaps used for the Balsamic Salve.

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  • Title: Salve recipe, ca. 1860
  • Creator: John Young Merrill
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Location: Leeds, Androscoggin County, ME
  • Media: Paper with ink
  • Dimensions: 12.5 cm x 6.5 cm
  • Collection: Merrill Family Collection
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Leeds Historical Society
553 North Road, Leeds, ME 04263
(207) 524-2324

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