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Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Accession Number
1978.3.1 a-b
Description
A cylindrical cardboard box with a lid contained cereal grains that have been removed and placed in a glass jar.
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Accession Number
1978.3.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
MeSH Heading
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Food, Fortified
Description
A cylindrical cardboard box with a lid contained cereal grains that have been removed and placed in a glass jar.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Diam. 13.7 cm
b - lid - Size: Diam. 13.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Nina Drake.
Maker
Mead Johnson & Co. of Canada
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Material
cardboard: yellow; black; red
cereal: yellow
Inscriptions
On box: "MEAD'S // CEREAL"; detailed directions and compositions are printed below; "enriched with mineral and vitamin containing foods."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-1
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Condition Remarks
Cover slightly torn.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Carnrick's Soluble Food

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7900
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Accession Number
1980.18.280
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders and a medium-wide neck; sealed metal pry-off cap; paper label; full of a white powder.
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Accession Number
1980.18.280
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
MeSH Heading
Food, Fortified
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders and a medium-wide neck; sealed metal pry-off cap; paper label; full of a white powder.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Reed and Carnrick
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: clear
metal: yellow
paper: yellow; orange; brown
powder: white
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CARNRICK'S // SOLUBLE // FOOD // PREPARED // BY // REED & CARNRICK // PRICE [illeg.] 50¢"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 13.7 cm x Diam. 8.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Label torn; #2: some small losses to paper label along top and bottom edges; label discoloured; lid appears to be sealed with a varnish-like substance.
Copy Type
Original
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Carnrick's Soluble Food

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
1980.18.281
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders and a medium-wide neck; sealed metal pry-off cap; paper label; full of a white powder.
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Accession Number
1980.18.281
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Food, Fortified
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders and a medium-wide neck; sealed metal pry-off cap; paper label; full of a white powder.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Reed & Carnrick
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Patent date printed on label.
Material
glass: clear
metal: yellow
paper: yellow; orange; brown
powder: white
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CARNRICK'S // SOLUBLE // FOOD // PREPARED // BY // REED & CARNRICK // PRICE [illeg.] 50¢"; embossed on bottle: "Reed & Carnrick New York Pat 2 July 11th 1893 2"; label printed in two languages, one of which is English.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 13.6 cm x Diam. 7.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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Allenbury's Malted Food No. 3

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Dates
1920
1930
1920-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Accession Number
1980.18.323
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a key and a circular attached to the top of the can.
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Accession Number
1980.18.323
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
MeSH Heading
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Food, Fortified
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a key and a circular attached to the top of the can.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
1930
1920-1930
Date Remarks
Printed on item: "The label and packing is adopted June, 1929."
Material
metal: brown; light yellow; black
paper
Inscriptions
Printed on tin is a picture of a mother feeding a child, and "The Allenburys' // Malted Food // No. 3 // A malted food for use after the birth month of infant life when the digestive secretions normally contain diastasic ferments, and can deal with the products of the partial conversion of wheaten flour of high albuminoid content"; instructions and compositions are listed on the tin in English and French.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row A
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 10.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Heavy rust on top of tin.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Information on how to prepare ”Allenbury’s Milk Food, attaching teats to and cleaning the ‘Allenbury’s Feeder’ bottle can be found in 009.021.005 ‘Infant Feeding and Management’ by Allen & Hanburys Ltd. April 1923.
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Benger's Food for Infants, Invalids and the Aged

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7951
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Accession Number
1980.18.327
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a paper label.
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Accession Number
1980.18.327
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
MeSH Heading
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Food, Fortified
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Benger's Food Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Manchester
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: brown
paper: beige; black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "BENGER'S // FOOD // . . . // INFANTS, INVALIDS, AND THE AGED // . . . // BENGER'S FOOD LTD. // MANCHESTER, ENGLAND"; "No. 1 Size Tin"; "N.B. – This Food must not be placed near scented goods, or it will absorb the flavour."; top embossed with: "Benger's Self Digestive Food Manchester"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row H
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 7.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Top is rusted.
Copy Type
Original
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Allenbury's Modified Milk No. 1

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7952
Dates
1920
1930
1920-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Accession Number
1980.18.328
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a key attached to the lid.
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Accession Number
1980.18.328
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
MeSH Heading
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Milk
Food, Fortified
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a key attached to the lid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
1930
1920-1930
Date Remarks
Printed on item: "This label and packing adopted June 1929."
Material
metal: red; yellow; salmon; black
Inscriptions
Printed on can: "Allenburys' Modified // Milk // No. 1 // As Easily Assimilated as Mother's Milk // The addition of an ample proportion of Vitamin D has by clinical use and independent biological test been shown to ensure protection against rickets and allied deficiency disorders."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row A
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 10.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Rust at top of can and on key
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Information on how to prepare ”Allenbury’s Milk Food, attaching teats to and cleaning the ‘Allenbury’s Feeder’ bottle can be found in 009.021.005 ‘Infant Feeding and Management’ by Allen & Hanburys Ltd. April 1923.
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Glaxo Whole Milk Powder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7955
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Accession Number
1980.18.332
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a pryoff lid containing a powdered milk product.
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Accession Number
1980.18.332
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
MeSH Heading
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Milk
Food, Fortified
Description
A cylindrical metal container with a pryoff lid containing a powdered milk product.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
E.C. Barlow & Sons
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Material
metal: yellow; yellow; red; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on tin: "Glaxo // WHOLE MILK POWDER"; "Proprietors: Joseph Nathan and Co. Limited, London and New Zealand"; "New Zealand origin"; "Glaxo takes the place of cow's milk for all ordinary purposes."; lid is labelled: "Glaxo is a standardized whole milk powder made by the Glaxo process free from harmful bacteria and suitable for the use of infants and invalids."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-1
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Diam. 14.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some rust; #2: scratches, abrasions to printed label with some losses to ink layer; corrosion around bottom and top rims; pharmacy label affixed to tin is coming away (brittle with small tear and loss).
Copy Type
Original
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Hospital and Nursery Talcum Powder

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Dates
1949
1968
circa 1949 – 1968
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
006033001
Description
Full cylindrical cardboard Hospital and Nursery Talcum Powder container with navy and cream paper label on exterior sides; full with white powder; circular grey metal top and bottom; label has product and company information printed all over with an orange tinted image of small child in centre; met…
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Accession Number
006033001
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Powders
Skin Care
Drug Packaging
Drug Storage
Drugs -- Non-Prescription
Drugs -- topical -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
MM= Drugs -- topical
MM= Drugs -- topical -- container
Description
Full cylindrical cardboard Hospital and Nursery Talcum Powder container with navy and cream paper label on exterior sides; full with white powder; circular grey metal top and bottom; label has product and company information printed all over with an orange tinted image of small child in centre; metal ends have rolled edges; bottom has circular push up; top has rotating disc with perforated and solid openings that opens and closes container.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Received from anonymous donor via Kingston General Hospital Public Affairs.
Maker
Ingram & Bell Limited
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1949
1968
circa 1949 – 1968
Date Remarks
Presence of Ingram & Bell logo discontinued in late 1960s (at least up to 1968)
Material
paper: cream, brown
ink: navy, orange
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on label: “INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // HOSPITAL AND NURSERY // TALCUM POWDER // A DELICATELY PERFUMED, // SOOTHING DRY LUBRICANT, BUFFERED // FOR THE CARE OF TENDER SKIN // AN AIR BLOWN TALCUM POWDER // CONTAINING NO BORIC ACID, ZINC // COMPOUNDS, OR ALLERGENIC MATERIALS // INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // TORONTO MONTREAL WINNIPEG // CALGARY VANCOUVER // CANADA // Content: 10 oz. net weight”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row E
Length
12.7 cm
Diameter
7.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor corrosion all over metal pieces; minor soiling and fading all over label; minor vertical distortion of label near back
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Document
Document (online)
Reference Comments
“What is talcum powder?” Cancer.org, American Cancer Society Inc., 2018. Accessed 7 August 2019.
Ingram & Bell Limited. Pharmaceutical Catalogue, 1964.
MDS Inc. “Mds Inc. Annual Information Form for the Year Ended October 31, 2002.” MDS Inc., 2003.
“Cardinal Health Canada Inc.” Canadian Business Resource, Canadian Newspaper Services International Limited, 2019. Accessed 7 August 2019.
Research Facts
Talcum powder is used on the skin to absorb moisture, reduce friction, and prevent rashes; it is made from the mineral talc, which is a combination of magnesium, silicon, and oxygen.
Ingram & Bell Limited was a medical supply company first established in Toronto in 1905; the company became a Canadian leader in the distribution of medical products; their wide selection included equipment, surgical tools, and pharmaceuticals; as the company grew, they established branches in Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary, and Vancouver; became Ingram & Bell Inc. and 49% owned by MDS in 1986; MDS acquired 100% in 1993; became Source Medical Corporation after merger with Allegiance Healthcare Canada Inc. in 1997; acquired by Cardinal Health Canada Inc. in 2005.
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Hospital and Nursery Talcum Powder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15285
Dates
1949
1968
circa 1949 – 1968
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
006033002
Description
Full cylindrical cardboard Hospital and Nursery Talcum Powder container with navy and cream paper label on exterior sides; full with white powder; circular grey metal top and bottom; label has product and company information printed all over with an orange tinted image of small child in centre; met…
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Accession Number
006033002
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Powders
Skin Care
Drug Packaging
Drug Storage
Drugs -- Non-Prescription
Drugs -- topical -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
MM= Drugs -- topical
MM= Drugs -- topical -- container
Description
Full cylindrical cardboard Hospital and Nursery Talcum Powder container with navy and cream paper label on exterior sides; full with white powder; circular grey metal top and bottom; label has product and company information printed all over with an orange tinted image of small child in centre; metal ends have rolled edges; bottom has circular push up; top has rotating disc with perforated and solid openings that opens and closes container.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Received from anonymous donor via Kingston General Hospital Public Affairs.
Maker
Ingram & Bell Limited
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1949
1968
circa 1949 – 1968
Date Remarks
Presence of Ingram & Bell logo discontinued in late 1960s (at least up to 1968)
Material
paper: cream, brown
ink: navy, orange
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on label: “INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // HOSPITAL AND NURSERY // TALCUM POWDER // A DELICATELY PERFUMED, // SOOTHING DRY LUBRICANT, BUFFERED // FOR THE CARE OF TENDER SKIN // AN AIR BLOWN TALCUM POWDER // CONTAINING NO BORIC ACID, ZINC // COMPOUNDS, OR ALLERGENIC MATERIALS // INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // TORONTO MONTREAL WINNIPEG // CALGARY VANCOUVER // CANADA // Content: 10 oz. net weight”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row E
Length
12.7 cm
Diameter
7.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor corrosion all over top metal piece; major active and inactive corrosion all over bottom metal piece; minor soiling and fading all over label, with large areas of discolouration near back; minor vertical distortion of label near back
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Document
Document (online)
Reference Comments
“What is talcum powder?” Cancer.org, American Cancer Society Inc., 2018. Accessed 7 August 2019.
Ingram & Bell Limited. Pharmaceutical Catalogue, 1964.
MDS Inc. “Mds Inc. Annual Information Form for the Year Ended October 31, 2002.” MDS Inc., 2003.
“Cardinal Health Canada Inc.” Canadian Business Resource, Canadian Newspaper Services International Limited, 2019. Accessed 7 August 2019.
Research Facts
Talcum powder is used on the skin to absorb moisture, reduce friction, and prevent rashes; it is made from the mineral talc, which is a combination of magnesium, silicon, and oxygen.
Ingram & Bell Limited was a medical supply company first established in Toronto in 1905; the company became a Canadian leader in the distribution of medical products; their wide selection included equipment, surgical tools, and pharmaceuticals; as the company grew, they established branches in Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary, and Vancouver; became Ingram & Bell Inc. and 49% owned by MDS in 1986; MDS acquired 100% in 1993; became Source Medical Corporation after merger with Allegiance Healthcare Canada Inc. in 1997; acquired by Cardinal Health Canada Inc. in 2005.
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Hospital & Nursery Talcum

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Dates
1968
1986
circa 1968 – 1986
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
006033003
Description
Full cylindrical cardboard Hospital & Nursery Talcum container with navy and pale green paper label on exterior sides; half full with white powder; circular white plastic top and grey metal bottom; label has product and company information printed all over in English and French with illustration of…
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Accession Number
006033003
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Powders
Skin Care
Drug Packaging
Drug Storage
Drugs -- Non-Prescription
Drugs -- topical -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
MM= Drugs -- topical
MM= Drugs -- topical -- container
Description
Full cylindrical cardboard Hospital & Nursery Talcum container with navy and pale green paper label on exterior sides; half full with white powder; circular white plastic top and grey metal bottom; label has product and company information printed all over in English and French with illustration of female nurse’s face in front centre; bottom has circular push up and rolled edge; top has rotating disc with perforated and solid openings that opens and closes container.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Received from anonymous donor via Kingston General Hospital Public Affairs.
Maker
Ingram & Bell Limited
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1968
1986
circa 1968 – 1986
Date Remarks
Presence of Ingram & Bell logo adopted in late 1960s; company became Ingram & Bell Inc. in 1986
Material
paper: cream, brown
ink: navy, pale green
metal: grey
plastic: white
Inscriptions
Printed on label: “HOSPITAL & NURSERY // TALCUM // TALC // pour HOPITAUX ET POUPONNIERES // INGRAM & BELL LIMITED // TORONTO MONTREAL WINNIPEG // CALGARY VANCOUVER // Canada // A DELICATELY PERFUMED, SOOTHING DRY // LUBRICANT FOR THE CARE OF TENDER SKIN. // CONTAINS NO BORIC ACID, ZINC COM- // POUNDS OR ALLERGENIC MATERIALS. // Contents: 10 oz. Net Weight”; stamped on label in ink: “892029”; embossed in centre of top: “U. S. PAT. NOS. // 2961132 // 2961133”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row E
Length
13.4 cm
Diameter
7.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor soiling all over; minor fading of label; minor corrosion all over metal bottom, especially on rolled edge
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Document
Document (online)
Reference Comments
“What is talcum powder?” Cancer.org, American Cancer Society Inc., 2018. Accessed 7 August 2019.
Ingram & Bell Limited. Pharmaceutical Catalogue, 1964.
MDS Inc. “Mds Inc. Annual Information Form for the Year Ended October 31, 2002.” MDS Inc., 2003.
“Cardinal Health Canada Inc.” Canadian Business Resource, Canadian Newspaper Services International Limited, 2019. Accessed 7 August 2019.
Research Facts
Talcum powder is used on the skin to absorb moisture, reduce friction, and prevent rashes; it is made from the mineral talc, which is a combination of magnesium, silicon, and oxygen.
Ingram & Bell Limited was a medical supply company first established in Toronto in 1905; the company became a Canadian leader in the distribution of medical products; their wide selection included equipment, surgical tools, and pharmaceuticals; as the company grew, they established branches in Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary, and Vancouver; became Ingram & Bell Inc. and 49% owned by MDS in 1986; MDS acquired 100% in 1993; became Source Medical Corporation after merger with Allegiance Healthcare Canada Inc. in 1997; acquired by Cardinal Health Canada Inc. in 2005.
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