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Euthymol Tooth Paste

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Dates
1956
circa 1956
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001430 a-b
Description
A foil tube (a) with a threaded plastic cap (b)
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Accession Number
000001430 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Toothpaste
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
A foil tube (a) with a threaded plastic cap (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - tube - Size: Length 10.3 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1956
circa 1956
Date Remarks
Reference to Brockville on tube; plant there opened in 1956
Material
metal: grey; white; red; green
plastic: red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "THE // SCIENTIFIC // DENTIFRICE // Euthymol // TOOTH PASTE // A // PARKE-DAVIS PRODUCT"; back: "[illeg.] // teeth, together with // selected essential // oils which provide // the penetrating // qualities of a liquid // dentifrice and leave // the mouth refreshed // and wholesome. // Every ingredient is // tested for purity and // quality. // Net weight 2 oz. // MADE IN ENGLAND // PARKE, DAVIS // & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE // ONTARIO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row H
Condition Remarks
Tube deeply dented all over; ink is worn off in numerous places; tube badly corroded on top; dirty and dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection, Jack Willson, Part 5, page 1
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Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001098
Description
Paper packet wrapped and sealed in plastic and covered on top, front and back by a paper label.
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Accession Number
000001098
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Paper packet wrapped and sealed in plastic and covered on top, front and back by a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
plastic: clear
paper: green; beige; black; red
Inscriptions
Top: "HOPS, B.P. // NEW CROP // Humulus Lupulus, Lin. // No. 135 // C139053 [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONTARIO, CAN."; front: "SYNONYMS - Houblon, Fr.; Hopfen, // Ger. // PART EMPLOYED - The strobiles. // FAMILY - Urticaceæ. // HABITAT - Europe & United States."; back: "PROPERTIES -Tonic, anodyne and // soporific: recommended in dyspepsia, // caused by an irritable stomach, and // as a hypnotic in nervous excitement. // DOSE. A wineglassful (60 mils) of // an infusion, one ounce to the pint."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row F
Dimension Notes
Length 5.3 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper and label are yellowed; brown stains on all surfaces; plastic is still sealed.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 1 page 2; personal communication with Jack Willson, May 2000
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
Exhibit History
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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lavender flowers

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3644
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001092
Description
Paper packet wrapped and sealed in plastic and covered on top, front and back by a paper label; contains dried plant material.
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Accession Number
000001092
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Paper packet wrapped and sealed in plastic and covered on top, front and back by a paper label; contains dried plant material.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke, Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
plastic: clear
paper: blue; cream; black; red
Inscriptions
Top: "LAVENDER FLOWERS // Lavendula Spica Lin. // C66079 [stamped] // No. 153 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONT CAN."; front: "SYNONYMS - Fleurs de lavande, Fr. // Lavandelblüthen, Ger. // PART EMPLOYED - The flowers. // NATURAL ORDER - Labiatæ. // HABITAT - Southern Europe."; back: "PROPERTIES - Aromatic, carmina- // tive, antispasmodic. Useful in nervous // debility, as a stomachic and in flatu- // lency. // DOSE - A wineglassful (60 Cc.) of an // ounce to the pint infusion."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 5.4 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Plastic is still sealed; label yellowed and shows signs of mildew; insect damage on all signs of packet; some plant material has escaped packet and is trapped in plastic.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 1 page 2; personal communication with Jack Willson, May 2000
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
Exhibit History
Loaned to Agnes Etherington Art Centre for Museopathy exhibit May 24–Sept. 13, 2001
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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marigold flowers

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001091
Description
Paper packet wrapped in plastic sealed on each side by a piece of transparent tape; packet is covered on top, front and back by a paper label and contains dried plant material.
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Accession Number
000001091
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Wound Healing
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Paper packet wrapped in plastic sealed on each side by a piece of transparent tape; packet is covered on top, front and back by a paper label and contains dried plant material.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke, Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
plastic: clear
paper: green; cream; black; red
Inscriptions
Top: "[illeg.] [handwritten] // MARIGOLD FLOWERS // C32547 [stamped] // Calendula officinalis Lin. // No. 169 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONT., // CANADA"; front: "SYNONYMS - Garden Marigold, Cal- // endula Flowers; Fleurs de tous les // mois, Souci, Fr.; Ringelblume, Germ. // PART EMPLOYED - The flowers. // NATURAL ORDER - Compositæ. // HABITAT - Europe and United States."; back: "PROPERTIES - Slightly stimulant // and aromatic. Used externally as an // application to bruises, etc. // DOSE - A wineglassful (60 Cc.) of an // ounce to the pint infusion."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 5.3 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper and label are yellowed; label torn in five places along bottom front edge; packet and label torn on top back edge; plastic is still sealed; some plant material has escaped packet and is trapped in the plastic.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 1 page 2; personal communication with Jack Willson, May 2000
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
Exhibit History
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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medicine bottle

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Dates
1891
circa 1891
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001133
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle, with flat, flanged lip stopped with a cork; two paper labels on front, white rectangular sticker on bottom; bottle is 1/3 full of liquid.
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Accession Number
000001133
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical brown glass bottle, with flat, flanged lip stopped with a cork; two paper labels on front, white rectangular sticker on bottom; bottle is 1/3 full of liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1891
circa 1891
Date Remarks
Based on picture of Walkerville plant on label; plant was built in 1891
Material
glass: brown
cork: brown
paper: beige; black
Inscriptions
Front: "[illeg.] // 128 [illeg.] // PARKE, DAVIS & [illeg.] // MANUFACTURING CHEMIS [illeg.] // WALKERVILLE, // ONTARIO, CANADA [printed]"; bottom: "JW [handwritten] // PD&CO [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row F
Dimension Notes
Length 19.7 cm x Diam. 7.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty, and dirty, with a brown accretion around lip; yellow-brown accretion on bottom (old adhesive?); labels are yellowed, and so abraded as to be illegible in most places; edges torn with pieces missing; cork is crumbling around edge.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Dates
1905
circa 1905
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001085
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle with round neck and flat, flanged lip stopped with a cork; paper labels on front, back and cork.
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Accession Number
000001085
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Sweating
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle with round neck and flat, flanged lip stopped with a cork; paper labels on front, back and cork.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1905
circa 1905
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke, Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
glass: brown
paper: beige; brown; black; red
cork: light brown
Inscriptions
Front: "AB 20 [illeg.] [handwritten] // 100 // GELATIN-COATED // PILLS // No. 418. // NIGHT SWEAT. // Zinc oxide, 1-2 gr. // Salicin, -- 1 gr. // Ext. Belladonna // leaves, 1-25 gr. // Hydrastin; 1 gr. // Lactated Pepsin, 1-2 gr. // C 250469 [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // DETROIT, MICH. // U.S.A."; back: "MANUFACTURED BY // PARKE DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONT." bottom: "P D & CO. // 55 [molded in glass]"; top: "[illeg.] AMENTA // D [illeg.] // [illeg.] A // [illeg.], ONT [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 4 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 9.3 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Labels are yellowed and discoloured; some slight tears around edges; top label torn and left half missing; cork worn somewhat around edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 3
Exhibit History
On exhibit, "Potions, Pills, and Prescriptions," Museum of Health Care, May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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rosemary leaves

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Dates
1899
circa 1899
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001108
Description
A paper packet wrapped and sealed in plastic; paper label covers top, front and back.
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Accession Number
000001108
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- hemagogue/emmenagogue -- container
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
A paper packet wrapped and sealed in plastic; paper label covers top, front and back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
plastic: clear
paper: green; cream; black; red
Inscriptions
Top: "ROSEMARY // LEAVES // Rosemarinus officinalis Lin. // No. 225 // c 105961 [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONTARIO, CAN."; front: "Romarin, Fr.; Rose- // morinblätter, Meerthan, Ger. // PART EMPLOYED - The leaves. // FAMILY - Labiatæ. // HABITAT - S. Europe."; back: "PROPERTIES - Stimulant, anti- // spasmodic and emmenagogue. Ex-// ternally is employed in fomentations // for relief of local pains. // DOSE - A wineglassful (60 Cc.) of an // ounce to the pint infusion."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-3 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 5.7 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper and label yellowed; insect exit holes on back and right side.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
Reference Comments
Personal communication with Jack Willson, May 2000; "Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," Jack Willson, part 1, page 3
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1952
circa 1952
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001166 a-b
Description
Clear glass bottle, elliptical in cross-section (a) with plastic screw-on top (b); paper labels on front and back; bottle is full of round white pills.
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Accession Number
000001166 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Saccharin
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Clear glass bottle, elliptical in cross-section (a) with plastic screw-on top (b); paper labels on front and back; bottle is full of round white pills.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1952
circa 1952
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: clear
plastic: black
paper: cream; red; brown
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 T.T. No. 651 // PARKE-DAVIS // SACCHARIN // (SOLUBLE) // 1/2 GRAIN // FOR USE WHEN SUGAR // IS RESTRICTED. // One tablet is equivalent // to two teaspoonfuls of // sugar, or about two // lumps. // L C 187 E // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. [illeg.] LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: "Saccharin is not // a food. It is a // chemical sub- // stance without // nutritive proper- // ties. It should be // used in modera- // tion."; bottom: "2 6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 5 Row B
Length
a - 6.0 cm
Width
a - 3.4 cm
Depth
a - 1.6 cm b - 0.9 cm
Diameter
b - 1.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty; labels yellowed and abraded; piece torn from top of front label; stain on top left corner of back label; cap is dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; also see 000.001.178#8
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