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NY-Aqua Nose Drops

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Dates
1924
circa 1924
Collection
Mr. Jack Willson Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
000006006 a-b
Description
A square bottle that has a thick, short neck with a bevelled ring and a screw top; the bottom is slightly concave; mould seams are along the right front edge and the left back edge of the bottle's body, at the junction between the bottom and the body, and below the ring on the neck; a paper label i…
Accession Number
000006006 a-b
Collection
Mr. Jack Willson Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Ephedrine
Nasal Decongestants
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A square bottle that has a thick, short neck with a bevelled ring and a screw top; the bottom is slightly concave; mould seams are along the right front edge and the left back edge of the bottle's body, at the junction between the bottom and the body, and below the ring on the neck; a paper label is adhered around the body; the screw cap is combined with a dropper, joined to the cap through a hole in the centre; the rubber bulb of the dropper has two thick rings at the end and the rings catch on the cap's hole, holding the dropper in place; the glass portion of the dropper is a straight pipe with a half-closed tip; brown liquid fills about 45% of the bottle;
Number Of Parts
2
Provenance
Owned by Jack Willson
Maker
Nyal Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Windsor
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1924
circa 1924
Date Remarks
Screw cap became common after this date
Material
glass: translucent dark brown; clear
paper: white
plastic: black
rubber: black
Inscriptions
Bottom, in raised letters: "3 // 1 [diamond shape containing a letter that resembles a "D" ] . 5 // 7152 – E"; front: "NY – AQUA // NOSE // DROPS // Relieve // The Nasal // Congestion of // Head Colds // and // Hay Fever. // Made Isotonic // with Ringer's // Solution. // NYAL COMPANY // LIMITED // WINDSOR, ONT.."; right side: "DIRECTIONS: // Adults and chil- // dren over five // years, tilt head // well back and // apply a few // drops in each // nostril. May also // be used in an at- // omizer. Repeat 3 // or 4 times daily // as necessary. // Contains: Ephedrine // Sulphate 1 p. c., // Chlorbutanol 1-2 p. // c., Menthol, Cam- // phor, Ringer's Sol- // ution and Oil of // Red Thyme. // M-257 1 Fl. Oz."; left side: "NY–AQUA // GOUTTES // NASALES // Mode D'Emploi: // Pour adultes et // pour enfants de // plus de 5 ans, // pencher la tête // bien en arriére // et mettre quel- // ques gouttes // dans chaque na- // rine. Les gout- // tes peuvent être // employées avec // vaporisateur. // Répéter 3 ou 4 // fois par jour au // besoin."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 1013
Condition Remarks
The cap is dusty at the join between the dropper and the cap; paper is slightly discoloured but is in good condition; liquid in bottle has a scummy precipitate
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Bottles: Identification and Price Guide," by Michael Polak, 1994, p. 24; "The Merck Index of Chemicals and Drugs," 7th ed., Merck & Co., 1960; Hirokawa's Comprehensive Dictionary of Pharmaceutical Sciences," Hirokawa Pub. Co., 1983; "Textbook of the Principles and Practice of Nursing," 4th ed., by Bertha Harmer, 1939, p. 573; "The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils," by Julia Lawless, 1996, p. 228
Research Facts
NY-Aqua is a nasal decongestant. (See accession sheet for further details.)
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Dates
1906
Collection
Mr. Jack Willson Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
000006011
Description
Flat, almost square cardboard box that can be opened at the top and the bottom; there is no label; the box is filled with material
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Accession Number
000006011
Collection
Mr. Jack Willson Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Expectorants
Asthma, drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Flat, almost square cardboard box that can be opened at the top and the bottom; there is no label; the box is filled with material
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Jack Willson
Maker
Murray & Nickell Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1906
Date Remarks
June 30, 1906 is printed on box
Material
cardboard: beige
Inscriptions
Front: framed with a thin, square outer border line and a thick square, inner border line; text reads: "Murray & Nickell // Mfg.Co. // LOBELIA HERB // LOBELIA INFLATA // Chicago."; top: "PROPERTIES // Anti-spasmodic, emetic, expectorant, // diaphoretic. Infusion, 1 ounce in a pint of // hot water. Dose, half a wineglassful // every half hour until the desired effect is // produced."; bottom: "COMMON NAMES // Asthma Weed, Emetic Weed, Eyebright, // Puke Weed. Aufgeblasene Lobelie."; left side of box: "Guaranteed by Murray & Nickell // Mfg. Co. under the Food and // Drugs Act, June 30, 1906 // Serial Number 1859"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 6.7 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Box is discoloured; box slightly warped; contents (vegetable matter) are leaking
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"The Merck Index of Chemicals and Drugs," 7th ed., Merck & Co., 1960, p. 616; "Gould's Pocket Pronouncing Medical Dictionary," by George M. Gould, 1924; CD #7.
Research Facts
Lobelia herb is used for spasmodic asthma, and as expectorant, emetic, and diaphoretic. (See accession sheet for further details.)
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001236
Description
Metal box with lid which is hinged on at the top back; the box was a container for Voxoids pellets and is blue on the outside and silver inside.
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Accession Number
996001236
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Pharyngitis -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Metal box with lid which is hinged on at the top back; the box was a container for Voxoids pellets and is blue on the outside and silver inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Odessa in Aug.1995.
Maker
The Toronto Pharmacal Company Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: silver; blue
paper: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on top paper label, "VOXOIDS // A Menthol and Licorice Pellet // Antiseptic - Soothing - Penetrating"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row F
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.1 cm. x Width: 4.2 cm. x Depth: 1.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Container has a very minor scratch on the bottom; top label is complete and legible; no corrosion visible
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Templeton's Raz-Mah Reds Capsules

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001242 a-e
Description
(a,b) Bottom and lid of two-piece cardboard box; the box originally contained 168 Templeton's Raz-Mah capsules Reds (now empty); (c) small envelope with dosage instructions and offer for free product samples; (d) 32-page booklet made of sheets of paper folded one time and stapled together; booklet …
Accession Number
996001242 a-e
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Respiration Disorders -- drug therapy
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
(a,b) Bottom and lid of two-piece cardboard box; the box originally contained 168 Templeton's Raz-Mah capsules Reds (now empty); (c) small envelope with dosage instructions and offer for free product samples; (d) 32-page booklet made of sheets of paper folded one time and stapled together; booklet lists the uses for the medication; (e) piece of paper with instructions on the medication's use -- in English and French.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box (bottom) - Size: Length 10.7 cm. x Width 7.9 cm. x Depth 2.7 cm.
b - box (top) - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 8.1 cm. x Depth 1.7 cm.
c - printed instructions - Size: Length 11.4 cm. x Width 7.6 cm.
d - printed instructions - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 8.9 cm.
e - printed instructions - Size: Length 7.2 cm. x Width 8.9 cm.
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Odessa in
Aug. 1995
Maker
Templetons Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Material
cardboard: red; yellow
paper: white; beige; green
Inscriptions
Box top reads, "CHRONIC BRONCHITIS // ASTHMA // HAY FEVER // HEAD AND BRONCHIAL COLDS // TEMPLETON'S // RAZ-MAH RED CAPSULES // KEEP IN A COOL, DRY PLACE $5 // Box contains 168 TEMPLETON'S RAZ-MAH // capsules REDS. No. 16746 The Proprietary or // Patent Medicine Act // MADE BY // TEMPLETON'S LIMITED // 56 COLBORNE ST. TORONTO, CANADA."; box side has dosage directions in English and French
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row A
Condition Remarks
The box shows extremely minor wear at the corners; instruction sheets are complete, untorn and unstained
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
For chronic bronchitis, asthma and hay fever
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Dr. Kennedy's Permanent Cure for Catarrh

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Dates
1868
circa 1868
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001256
Description
Metal tin sealed with a single sheet of printed paper; the box contains loose dried plant material; the wrapper lists product information.
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Accession Number
996001256
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Hypersensitivity -- drug therapy
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Metal tin sealed with a single sheet of printed paper; the box contains loose dried plant material; the wrapper lists product information.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
Arthur S. Kennedy
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1868
circa 1868
Date Remarks
Date listed on label
Material
metal: silver
paper: beige
plant material: brown
Inscriptions
Wrapper reads, "DR. KENNEDY'S // PERMANENT CURE FOR CATARRH // PRICE = $2.00 // PER PACKAGE // Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1868, by // ARTHUR S. KENNEDY, in the Clerk's Office of the District // Court of the Northern District of New York"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.1 cm. x Width: 8.8 cm. x Depth: 2.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Metal tin is unopened; paper wrapper is very stained and dark, but is almost complete and is legible; there are two small holes in the wrapper
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Cure for catarrh
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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Green Mountain Asthmatic Compound

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001257
Description
Cardboard box sealed with a single sheet of printed paper and string; the box contains asthmatic compound; the paper wrapper has product information printed on it in red and green ink
Accession Number
996001257
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Asthma, drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Cardboard box sealed with a single sheet of printed paper and string; the box contains asthmatic
compound; the paper wrapper has product information printed on it in red and green ink
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in
Oct. 1993
Maker
J.H. Guild Co.
Site Made (City)
Rupert
Site Made (State)
Vermont
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
cardboard: brown
paper: light beige
fabric: beige
Inscriptions
Wrapper reads, "GREEN MOUNTAIN // ASTHMATIC COMPOUND // TRADE MARK // Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. //
(front); "J.H. GUILD CO." (side); "RUPERT, VERMONT, USA" (side); "TRIAL PACKAGE // GREEN
MOUNTAIN // Asthmatic Compound // PRICE 25 CENTS" (bottom)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 4.6 cm. x Width: 8.0 cm. x Depth: 1.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Box is sealed, unopened and unused; there is one small tear in the wrapping paper; the string
is intact
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The Snake-Oil Syndrome" by A. Walker Bingham, p. 133
Research Facts
Asthmatic compound
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Coryza Bell Morphine

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Dates
1860
circa 1860
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001263 a-b
Description
(a) Square clear glass bottle with cylindrical neck and tooled, rounded rolled-over collar, with four panels and embossed sides; front and back have paper product information labels; bottle has a cylindrical neck with cork seals intact; the 100 tablets and packing cotton remain; (b) one-piece card…
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Accession Number
996001263 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
(a) Square clear glass bottle with cylindrical neck and tooled, rounded rolled-over collar, with four panels and embossed sides; front and back have paper product information labels; bottle has a cylindrical neck with cork seals intact; the 100 tablets and packing cotton remain; (b) one-piece cardboard box with flaps at top and bottom to open and close the container; the front and back of box have paper product information labels.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - box
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA, in Oct.1993.
Maker
Hollings-Smith Co.
Site Made (City)
Orangeburg
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1860
circa 1860
Material
cardboard: off-white
glass: clear
wax: green
cork: beige
fabric: white
pills: white
Inscriptions
(a) Embossed both sides, "Hollings-Smith Co., ORANGEBURG // NEW YORK, U.S.A."; label reads, "ONE HUNDRED TABLETS // CORYZA BELL // MORPHINE // 2-1/4 GRAINS TO // THE OUNCE // Hollings-Smith Co. // (Sole successor to Bell & Co., Inc. // in this preparation) // Manufacturing Chemists // Orangeburg, New York, U.S.A." (front of bottle and box); "CORYZA BELL // USES: Acute Nasal Catarrh, // Cold in Head, Hay Fever, etc. // DOSE:" listed (back of bottle and box); box sides read, "SEE THAT THE SEAL ON THE BOTTLE IS // UNBROKEN AND THAT THE FAC-SIMILE // SIGNATURE Hollings-Smith Co. // (Sole successor to Bell & Co., Inc.) // IS ON THE LABEL", and "SEE THAT THE FOLLOWING SCRIPT // SIGNATURE Hollings-Smith Co. // (Sole successor to Bell & Co., Inc.) // IS BLOWN IN THE GLASS BOTTLE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row D
Dimension Notes
a - medicine bottle - Size: Length 4.4 cm. x Width 6.8 cm. x Depth 2.4 cm.
b - cardboard box - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Width 7.1 cm. x Depth 2.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
(a) The bottle is unopened and retains its original seals; bottle label shows very slight wear at bottom corners; (b) box is missing one side flap at the top; the box also has minor staining; all writing is legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Bottles", by Michael Polak, pp. 19 & 21
Research Facts
For use on nasal catarrh, cold in head, hay fever, etc.
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dr. Wood's Norway Pine Syrup

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001279 a-c
Description
(a) Rectangular square clear glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and screw top; bottle contained Norway Pine syrup (now only remnants) and has a screw on/off round metal lid (b); (c) one-piece printed cardboard box with flaps at the top and bottom to open and close it; box made to house (a) and…
Accession Number
996001279 a-c
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
(a) Rectangular square clear glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and screw top; bottle contained Norway Pine syrup (now only remnants) and has a screw on/off round metal lid (b); (c) one-piece printed cardboard box with flaps at the top and bottom to open and close it; box made to house (a) and lists product information.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - bottle
b - lid
c - box
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection.
Maker
The T. Milburn Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Material
glass: clear
metal: black
cardboard: yellow
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottle is, "NORWAY PINE // SYRUP" (front); "TORONTO ONT." (side); "WOODS" (other side); box reads, "DR. WOOD'S // NORWAY PINE // SYRUP // FOR // COUGHS // COLDS // BRONCHITIS // HOARSENESS // AND // BRONCHIAL // AFFECTIONS // THE PROPRIETARY OR PATENT // MEDICINE ACT NO. 5814 // MAXIMUM DOSE CONTAINS // .342 MINIM SQUILL // THE T. MILBURN CO. // TORONTO LIMITED" (front); side panel gives usage information; box information is in English and French
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 4 Row B
Dimension Notes
a - bottle - Size: Length 14.2 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 2.6 cm.
b - lid - Size: Length 1.0 cm. x Diameter 2.6 cm.
c - box - Size: Length 14.8 cm. x Width 5.4 cm. x Depth 3.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
2001: (a) Bottle is complete and undamaged, showing no chips or cracks; there is a stain inside the bottle -- likely syrup remnants; (b) lid undamaged; (c) cardboard box is complete, but the top flap has torn off and been mended with Magic tape; the rest of the box shows only minor wear and all writing is clearly legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, p. 19; "Canadian Bottle and Stoneware Collector". Magazine Issue No. 16, April/May/June 1996, pp. 21-23
Research Facts
Used to relieve coughs, colds, bronchitis, hoarseness and bronchial affections
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Dr. Stanley's African Pine

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001281
Description
Glass (?) bottle containing Dr. Stanley's African Pine, sealed in a cardboard box wrapped and sealed with a single sheet of printed paper; the wrapper lists product information and has a picture of an African man by a pine tree.
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Accession Number
996001281
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- box
Description
Glass (?) bottle containing Dr. Stanley's African Pine, sealed in a cardboard box wrapped and sealed with a single sheet of printed paper; the wrapper lists product information and has a picture of an African man by a pine tree.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
Frasier Thornton & Co. Limited
Site Made (City)
Cookshire
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Material
glass (?):
cardboard: off-white
paper: yellow
Inscriptions
Label reads, "DR [raised, with underline] STANLEY'S // AFRICAN // PINE // FOR // COUGHS, // COLDS, // HOARSENESS, // BRONCHITIS, // SORE THROAT, // ASTHMA // PRICE 35 CENTS // FRASIER THORNTON & CO. // LIMITED // COOKSHIRE, QUEBEC, Canada" (front); some information in French on the back; "DR. STANLEY'S AFRICAN PINE - Each Adult Dose Contains:" (medication contents listed) - side; other side lists the same information in German; top reads, "No. 6188 // Proprietary or // Patent Medicine Act"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row F
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.1 cm. x Width: 6.5 cm. x Depth: 3.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sealed and unopened; cardboard box is also sealed and unopened; paper wrapper/label is complete and still sealed; there is some minor wear at the corners and three tears in the paper at the left side; pressure-sensitive tape (Scotch) has been used in three places to hold the paper wrapper in place or repair tears
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used to relieve coughs, hoarseness, bronchitis, sore throat and asthma
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Templeton's Raz-Mah Capsules

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001303
Description
One-piece cardboard box with open ends, made to house a now-missing packet; box originally held Raz-mah capsules; the box has printed product information on the top, bottom and both sides.
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Accession Number
996001303
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Respiration Disorders -- drug therapy
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
One-piece cardboard box with open ends, made to house a now-missing packet; box originally held Raz-mah capsules; the box has printed product information on the top, bottom and both sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
Templeton's Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
cardboard: beige; red; orange; black
Inscriptions
Box front reads,"CHRONIC BRONCHITIS // ASTHMA // HAY FEVER // SMOKERS' COUGH // TEMPLETON'S // RAZ-MAH CAPSULES // J.C. Templeton // ALSO USED FOR HEAD AND BRONCHIAL COLDS // MADE BY // TEMPLETON'S LIMITED // 56 COLBORNE ST. TORONTO 2 CANADA"; box bottom lists same information in French; sides list directions and retail price and contents
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.9 cm. x Width: 5.1 cm. x Depth: 1.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Cardboard box shows very minor wear at the sides; all printing is legible
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
For chronic bronchitis, asthma, hay fever, smokers' cough, and head and bronchial colds
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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