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FDA History - Sure Cure Cartoon | by The U.S. Food and Drug Administration
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FDA History - Sure Cure Cartoon

This political cartoon pays homage to Bureau of Chemistry Chief Chemist Harvey Wiley who led the fight to institute a federal law to prohibit adulterated and mis-branded food and drugs, which President Theodore Roosevelt signed in 1906 as the Pure Food and Drugs Act.

 

For more information about FDA history visit www.fda.gov/AboutFDA/WhatWeDo/History/default.htm

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Taken on August 17, 2010