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Acetophen tablets

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001099
Description
Small thin rectangular medicine container; contains Acetophen tablets; lid partially slides open; label painted on lid in black and red.
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Accession Number
996001099
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Fever -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter headache remedies -- container
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small thin rectangular medicine container; contains Acetophen tablets; lid partially slides open; label painted on lid in black and red.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
Charles E. Frosst & Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: yellow; red; black
Inscriptions
One dozen 5 gr. tablets To open slide [r. arrow] // Acetophen // A-seat-o-fin // for headaches, colds, Aches and pains // Charles E. Frosst & Co. Montreal Canada
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row E
Temporary Location
On display, Queen's University Department of Medicine third floor, August 20, 2013.
Dimension Notes
Length: 0.7 cm. x Width: 6.7 cm. x Depth: 2.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paint worn slightly all over box
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001108
Description
Small blue metal container with hinged lid; cream lid has blue writing and picture of a man carrying a small bag with "Raman's" written across it; directions written on bottom.
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Accession Number
996001108
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Fever -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small blue metal container with hinged lid; cream lid has blue writing and picture of a man carrying a small bag with "Raman's" written across it; directions written on bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Washington D.C. on Oct.16 1994.
Site Made (City)
Le Roy
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: cream; blue
Inscriptions
To Open Press Here // Raman's // Tabs // 5 grains // Aspirin // 1/4 grain // Caffeine // 12 Tablets
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length: 0.9 cm. x Width: 4.8 cm. x Depth: 3.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
On bottom there are two vertical lines of paint missing; some wear on surface of pill box
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001230
Description
One-piece cardboard box which has flaps at both sides to open and close the box; box contains loose dried plant material.
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Accession Number
996001230
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Valerian
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Plants, Medicinal
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
One-piece cardboard box which has flaps at both sides to open and close the box; box contains loose dried plant material.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
Allaire - Woodward & Co.
Site Made (City)
Peoria
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
cardboard: beige
plant material: brown
Inscriptions
"6785 // Valerian // Valeriana officinalis // U.S.P. // put up by // Allaire-Woodward & Co. // Peoria - Ill. // Common Names // Valerian, Stetwall, Vandal Root, // All Heal"; properties listed on top flap
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-3 Row B
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.8 cm. x Width: 5.8 cm. x Depth: 2.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
There are no stains on the surface of the cardboard; the upper right side corner has been bent in slightly; there are no tears in the cardboard.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Valerian was used as a sedative for nervous unrest, hysteria, hypochondriasis, etc.
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001246
Description
Cardboard box sealed with a single sheet printed paper wrapper; the box contains dried loose plant material
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Accession Number
996001246
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Plants, Medicinal
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Cardboard box sealed with a single sheet printed paper wrapper; the box contains dried loose
plant material
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Toronto in Feb. 1994.
Maker
S.W. Gould & Bros. Botanic Garden
Site Made (City)
Malden
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
plant material: brown
paper: off-white; blue
cardboard:
Inscriptions
Wrapper reads, "HOPS // Humulus Lupulus // S.W. GOULD & BROS // BOTANIC GARDEN // MALDEN, MASS."; (top) "Properties Valuable as a sedative // to produce sleep and in nervousness" (side) "COMMON NAME // Lupuline" (side) "OUR HERBS, // ROOTS AND BARKS // ARE // Always Fresh // AND // Reliable // IF YOU WANT THE BEST // ASK FOR GOULD'S"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row F
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.5 cm. x Width: 5.5 cm. x Depth: 2.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
The outside wrapper shows no tears or stains; there are four small holes (likely made by an insect); plant dust has come out of the holes
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used as a sedative and for nervousness
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Gold Medal Capsules

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
Accession Number
996001299 a-c
Description
Two-piece cardboard box which consists of (a) the printed top section which slides over (b) the cardboard base; the top lists product information; (a & b) were originally sealed with a round paper seal (now broken); inside of (b) is (c), a wax paper envelope which contains Haarlem oil capsules -- s…
Accession Number
996001299 a-c
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Diuretics
Urinary Retention -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drugs -- diuretics -- container
Description
Two-piece cardboard box which consists of (a) the printed top section which slides over (b) the cardboard base; the top lists product information; (a & b) were originally sealed with a round paper seal (now broken); inside of (b) is (c), a wax paper envelope which contains Haarlem oil capsules -- several of which have broken.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - cardboard box (top) - Size: Length 7.2 cm. x Width 4.6 cm. x Depth 3.0 cm.
b - cardboard box (bottom) - Size: Length 7.1 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Depth 2.7 cm.
c - wax envelope ( folded) - Size: Length 6.8 cm. x Width 4.4 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M Chiong for his patent medicine collection, from Goodrich, U.S.A. in Oct. 1993
Maker
Gold Medal Haarlem Oil Co.
Site Made (City)
Jersey City
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
paper: blue
cardboard: off-white
wax paper: clear-beige
Inscriptions
Box top and bottom read, "TRADE MARK REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. // GOLD MEDAL // 50 HAARLEM OIL // CAPSULES // 1696 // SOLE DISTRIBUTORS // GOLD MEDAL HAARLEM OIL CO. // JERSEY CITY 2, N.J., U.S.A. // CONTAINS: - SULPHURETTED OILS OF TURPENTINE // AND LINSEED, AND OIL OF PEPPERMINT // KEEP IN DRY PLACE MEDIUM SIZE"; box side reads, "A DIURETIC TO THE KIDNEYS // DIRECTIONS:" (listed) "CAUTION:" (listed); other side reads, "GOLD MEDAL // HAARLEM OIL // CAPSULES"; paper seal reads, "BE // SURE // THIS SEAL IS // NOT BROKEN // WHEN YOU // PURCHASE // PRINTED IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-3 Row D
Condition Remarks
(a,b) cardboard box is badly oil-stained due to some of the capsules breaking; the bottom (b) of the box is very oil-stained as is the top of (a), but all printing is legible; the paper seal is broken and oil-stained, but legible
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used as a diuretic for the kidneys
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anaesthesia bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10053
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
997001773
Accession Number
997001773
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Copy Type
Original
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Perry Davis Vegetable Pain Killer

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Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
014002096
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle of Perry Davis Pain Killer with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with long neck with about 1.0 cm of thick brown liquid; red metal cap closure; cream paper labels have decorative graphics including portrait for Mr. Perry, product's and manufacturer's name and ad…
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Accession Number
014002096
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle of Perry Davis Pain Killer with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with long neck with about 1.0 cm of thick brown liquid; red metal cap closure; cream paper labels have decorative graphics including portrait for Mr. Perry, product's and manufacturer's name and address; back label has trade mark proprietary legal information and directions for use.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Davis & Lawrence Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
ink: black
metal: red, grey
Inscriptions
Printed on main label: "JOY TO THE WORLD // PERRY DAVIS' // VEGETABLE // PAIN KILLER // Manufactured by // DAVIS & LAWRENCE CO. // NEW YORK // AT MONTREAL // HOPE"; printed on back label: "TRADE PAIN KILLER MARK // ORDINARY DOSE: For Adults: 1 teaspoonful // diluted in wineglass or more sweetened water. // Children: 4 to 12 years, 1/2 teaspoonful diluted. // Infants: 1 to 4 years, 15 drops diluted in proportion. // For full directions and external uses see Booklet. // No. 6450 The Proprietary or Patent Medicine Act. // Principal Label Davis & Lawrence Co., Montreal"; Embossed on sides: "VEGETABLE // PAINKILLER"; embossed on bottle's center: "DAVIS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 16.4 cm x Width 5 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Label has minor frayed around edges, missing small area on lower left; cap has several minor dents and several minor scratches to finish
Copy Type
Original
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Davis' Vegetable Pain Killer

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1991.17.15
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Accession Number
1991.17.15
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R. Josephson of Toronto.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 1 Row A
Copy Type
Original
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Gibbon's toothache gel

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1991.17.84
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Accession Number
1991.17.84
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Toothache
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R. Josephson of Toronto.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Perry Davis' Painkiller

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1977.12.43
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Accession Number
1977.12.43
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Temporary Location
On display, Queen's University Department of Medicine third floor, August 20, 2013.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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