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        Poison in Common Products

        Explore photos, labels, and advertisements featuring toxic products from the early 20th century in this image gallery from American Experience. At that time, dangerous chemicals were included in many common household products. The gallery features pictures of medicines, liniments, moonshine, and a cyanide furnace, and captions describe how the various products were used and marketed. This photo gallery also is available optimized for mobile. This resource is part of the American Experience Collection.

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