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Vial containing Bismuth Salicylate in oil

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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995003067 a-b
Description
(a) Glass vial containing bismuth salicylate in oil with a metal and rubber seal at the top; the vial also has an attached paper label indicating its contents; (b) cardboard box made to house the above vial.
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Accession Number
995003067 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Description
(a) Glass vial containing bismuth salicylate in oil with a metal and rubber seal at the top; the vial also has an attached paper label indicating its contents; (b) cardboard box made to house the above vial.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - vial
b - box
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
cardboard: off-white
glass: clear
metal: silver
rubber: black
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Box front reads, "Steri-vial Bismuth Salicylate in Oil with Chloretone (Bismuth Subsalicylate) // For Intramuscular Injections // Each cc contains Bismuth Salicylate 0.13 Gm (2 grs.) Chloretone (Chlorbutol) 3% Phemerol Octyloxyacetate 1:2000 Peanut Oil - q.s. // Parke, Davis & Co. // Walkerville, Ontario"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row E
Dimension Notes
a - vial - Size: Length 8.0 cm. x Width 3.3 cm. x Diameter 3.4 cm.
b - box - Size: Length 8.6 cm. x Width 3.6 cm. x Depth 3.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
(a) medicine vial is separated; the seal at the top has leaked slightly; (b) the box has minor staining and pen marks; it was also dirty and dusty
Copy Type
Original
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Bal in Oil ampoule

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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995003077
Description
Glass vial of Bal in oil which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass vial which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a clear oil; there is also a paper label attached to the outside which has written information about the contents of …
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Accession Number
995003077
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Poisoning -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-toxins, toxins, toxoids, sera -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Glass vial of Bal in oil which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass vial which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a clear oil; there is also a paper label attached to the outside which has written information about the contents of the vial.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Connaught Medical Research Laboratories
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: clear
Bal in oil: clear
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Paper label on the vial reads, "Bal in Oil // 10 // (10% Bal in Peanut Oil containing 20% Benzyl Benzoate) // 3 cc // Lot 1-1 // Connaught Medical Research Laboratories // University of Toronto, Toronto, Can."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.2 cm. x Width: 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Vial was dirty and dusty; the top right corner of the paper label is torn and missing; the glass is sealed and the Bal in oil is intact
Copy Type
Original
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diarsenol ampoule

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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
995003078
Description
Glass vial of Diarsenol which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass container which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a yellow powder (Diarsenol); there is also a paper label attached to the outside of the vial, which has written i…
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Accession Number
995003078
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- antibiotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Glass vial of Diarsenol which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass container which has a flat,
sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a
yellow powder (Diarsenol); there is also a paper label attached to the outside of the vial,
which has written information about the contents
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Synthetic Drug Company Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: clear
Diarsenol: yellow
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Paper label on the vial reads, "Diarsenol brand (Arsphenamine) 0.6 Gram // Synthetic Drug Company Limited Toronto - Canada"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Box 3
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.5 cm. x Width: 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Vial was dirty and dusty; the paper label on the outside has a small tear at the back and a
stain at the bottom of the front; the glass is sealed and the Diarsenol is intact
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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penicillin instruction sheet

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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
995003088
Description
Instruction sheet, which consists of a folded piece of paper with printed instructions (English on one side and French on the other) on how to use Penicillin made by the Connaught Medical Research Laboratories; instructions regarding administration, dosage, and reactions are listed
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Accession Number
995003088
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Drug Utilization
Penicillins
Description
Instruction sheet, which consists of a folded piece of paper with printed instructions (English
on one side and French on the other) on how to use Penicillin made by the Connaught Medical
Research Laboratories; instructions regarding administration, dosage, and reactions are listed
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Connaught Medical Research Laboratories
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #2
Dimension Notes
Length: 21.4 cm. x Width: 27.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Instruction sheet was very dirty and dusty; there are two small tears and the paper at the fold lines is weakened and prone to tearing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
995005106 a-c
Description
(a) Cardboard rectangular case with a matchbook-syle flip front; bottom of front has a printed unicorn image; inside is plastic package that holds (b) and (c); (b,c) wood and cotton swabs consisting of a thin (approx. 2 mm) wooden cylindrical stem topped with a cotton swab; swab appears to be suffu…
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Accession Number
995005106 a-c
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Bacterial Infections -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drugs -- topical -- container
Description
(a) Cardboard rectangular case with a matchbook-syle flip front; bottom of front has a printed unicorn image; inside is plastic package that holds (b) and (c); (b,c) wood and cotton swabs consisting of a thin (approx. 2 mm) wooden cylindrical stem topped with a cotton swab; swab appears to be suffused with ointment.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 10.6 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
b - swab - Size: Length 7.6 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
c - swab - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Burroughs Wellcome & Co. (Canada) Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
plastic: clear
cardboard: blue; black; white
wood: brown
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on the front cover, top: "For the Medical Profession only // 'NEOSPORIN'* // The preferred combination // of topical antibiotics // *TRADE MARK"; printed on the front cover, bottom: "BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO. // (CANADA) LTD. MONTREAL"; printed on back cover: "'NEOSPORIN'* // AEROSOL // Polymyxin B – // Bacitracin – // Neomycin // 'NEOSPORIN'* // CREAM // Polymyxin B – // Neomycin – // Gramicidin // 'NEOSPORIN'* // OINTMENT // Polymyxin B – // 'NEOSPORIN'* // OPHTHALMIC AND // OTIC SOLUTION // Polymyxin B – // Neomycin – // Gramicidin // 'NEOSPORIN'* POWDER // Polymyxin B – // Bacitracin – // Neomycin // *TRADE MARK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
(a) Cover stained, worn, and creased; inside plastic case is ripped; (b,c) in good condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 ([b,c] similar to item #23386-100) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
Research Facts
Topical antiseptic, currently in use
Images
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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005111
Description
Open-topped glass cylinder with threaded neck and closed bottom; paper label covers seven-eighths of circumference.
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Accession Number
995005111
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Pediatrics
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Open-topped glass cylinder with threaded neck and closed bottom; paper label covers seven-eighths of circumference.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Mead Johnson
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: amber
paper: off-white; light blue
Inscriptions
Printed paper label, left column: "USE AS DIRECTED BY // YOUR PHYSICIAN // Daily dose // Preventative: 0.3 to 0.6 cc. or as prescribed. // Therapeutic: 3 cc. (5 dropperfuls of 0.6 cc) or as prescribed. Divide into 3 doses between meals. // Give in water or fruit juice, preferably // between meals. // Each cc. contains 125 mg. ferous // sulphate, equivalent to 25 mg. ele- // mental iron. // Fer-In-Sol drops, like all // medicines, should be kept out // of reach of children. // W2467"; printed paper label, centre column: "3.5 CC. // DROPS // FER-IN-SOL // FERROUS SULPHATE SOLUTION // Mead Johnson"; printed paper label, right column: "ADMINISTRER SELON LED INDI- // CATIONS DE VOTRE MÉDICIN // Dose quotidienne // Préventive: 0.3 à 0.6 cc. ou tel que // prescrit. // Thérapeutique: 3 cc. (5 compte- // gouttes de 0.6 cc.) ou tel que prescrit. // Partagez la dose quotidienne en trois // portions données entre les repas. // Le Fer-In-Sol doit être administré // dans de l'eau ou du jus de fruits, de // préference entré les repas. // Chaque cc. contient 125 mg. de sul- // fate ferreux. l'équivalent de 25 mg. de fer élémentaire. // Comme pour tous les autres // médicaments, on ne doit pas // laisser les gouttes Fer-In-Sol // à la portée des enfants."; printed label, vertical writing: "(L) 130 A-A"; embossed on bottom of bottle: "12 // [symbol consisting of a blackened dot next to a diamond shape with a similar blackened dot inside]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length 4.2 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Cap is missing; glass is in good condition.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Web site; CD #1
Research Facts
Iron supplement for infants, still in use today.
Images
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001015
Description
Small plastic vial with contents intact; corked lid; small paper label adhered to vial
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Accession Number
996001015
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine 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 -- vial
Description
Small plastic vial with contents intact; corked lid; small paper label adhered to vial
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Received from Scott Jordan Nov. 6 1994 by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
D.L. Thompson
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
plastic: clear
paper: grey; black
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Glonoine // D.L. Thompson // Chemist // Homeopathic Pharmacist // 204 Yonge St., Toronto
844 Yonge St. Toronto
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.8 cm. x Diam. : 1.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label badly discoloured; cork broken off
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
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Nature's Remedy

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001016 a-b
Description
Small rectangular tin with contents inside; lid removes; tin very brightly decorated.
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Accession Number
996001016 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small rectangular tin with contents inside; lid removes; tin very brightly decorated.
Number Of Parts
2
Provenance
Received from Scott Jordan Nov. 6 1994 by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
A. H. Lewis Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: red; black; white
Inscriptions
Acts on the lover // STOMACH // Kidneys and // Bowels // NATURES Remedy // Reg. U.S. Pat. Office // NR - TABLETS - NR // Price 25 cents // A.H. Lewis // Medicine Co. // St. Louis, U.S.A.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-3 Row F
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 3.6 cm. x Width 4.7 cm. x Depth 1.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Lid of tin is slightly marked by use; lid does come off; edges worn.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001017 a-b
Description
Circular tin with removable lid; contains mentholatum
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Accession Number
996001017 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Circular tin with removable lid; contains mentholatum
Number Of Parts
2
Provenance
Received from Scott Jordan Nov. 6 1994 by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
The Mentholatum Co.
Site Made (City)
Bridgeburg
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: blue; cream; yellow
Inscriptions
Made in Canada // Mentholatum // for piles, burns, croup, Catarrh // Headaches, etc. // Directions // Apply to part affected // The Mentholatum Co. // Bridgeburg, Ont.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Dimension Notes
Depth: 0.9 cm. x Diam. : 3.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Lid scratched in several places, some loss of paint; interior in excellent condition; mentholatum virtually undisturbed
Copy Type
Original
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Mother Graves Worm Exterminator

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001048
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; three indented panels, one flat panel; embossed words on sides; thin cylindrical neck intended for cork; kick up bottom.
Accession Number
996001048
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Anthelmintics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drugs -- anthelmintics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; three indented panels, one flat panel; embossed words on sides; thin cylindrical neck intended for cork; kick up bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Material
glass: amber
Inscriptions
Mother Graves // Worm Exterminator
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 4 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.8 cm. x Width: 4.6 cm. x Depth: 2.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Surface dirt has accumulated on shoulders of bottle and rim of neck; some discolouration on inside of bottle
Copy Type
Original
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