Illinois State Historical Society
210 1/2 S. Sixth
Springfield, IL 62701-1503
.58 linear ft.
Patent medicine manufacturer founded in 1847 by brothers Zera and Cyrenius Wakefield, best known for its Wakefield’s Blackberry Balsam. Company records include cash books, journal, ledger, daybook, medicine formula book and advertising material of C. Wakefield and Company.