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Stelazine antiemetic case

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Dates
1925
1964
1925-1964
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
995006004 a-f
Description
A reddish leatherette case (a) containing stelazine; the case is rectangular and seals with a single snap on the front; inside are clear plastic loops to hold the products inside and a pocket for holding paper; there are two sealed plastic cylinders each containing several blue pills and cotton (b,…
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Accession Number
995006004 a-f
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Antiemetics
Nausea -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- digestive disorders
Description
A reddish leatherette case (a) containing stelazine; the case is rectangular and seals with a single snap on the front; inside are clear plastic loops to hold the products inside and a pocket for holding paper; there are two sealed plastic cylinders each containing several blue pills and cotton (b,c); there is a sealed package containing two suppositories (d); there are also two sheets of paper, one with stelazine information (see attached photocopy) (e), and one with re-ordering information (f).
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 15.2 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
b - stelazine pill jar - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
c - stelazine pill jar - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
d - stelazine suppository package- Size: Length 7.0 cm x Width 5.1 cm x Depth 1.4 cm
e - information sheet - Size: Length 14.5 cm x Width 11.5 cm
f - re-ordering sheet - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 6.2 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Clifford. W. Bennett.
Maker
Smith Kline & French
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1925
1964
1925-1964
Date Remarks
Dr. Bennett practiced medicine from 1925 until 1964.
Material
leatherette: reddish
plastic: clear
paper: white
Inscriptions
"for your bag // 'STELAZINE' // ANTIEMETIC CASE" printed on the front of the case; various information printed on the cards and packages inside
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-6
Condition Remarks
Some slight wear on the case
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Research Facts
Dr. Bennett graduated from Queen's Meds in 1921. He was a general practitioner in Kingston and practiced medicine at 197 Queen St; He practiced from 1925 until his death in 1964; he had a certificate in obstetrics; Stelazine is used to treat nausea and vomiting.
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001010
Description
Clear brown pressed glass bottle with screw top and lid; white and blue paper label wraps around front onto either side; white metal lid; bottle is full of chalky white pills.
Accession Number
996001010
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Clear brown pressed glass bottle with screw top and lid; white and blue paper label wraps around front onto either side; white metal lid; bottle is full of chalky white pills.
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
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; blue
metal: white
Inscriptions
Natrum Phos. // Chief Indications: Acid or Sour Conditions, Gastric disturbances. // ... // Prepared by // D. L. Thompson // Homeopathic Pharmacists // 844 Yonge St. Toronto
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 4 Row B
Length
9.9 cm
Width
4.5 cm
Depth
3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Paper very slightly discoloured; top of lid has sticker adhered to it, and dirt stuck in in adhesive around sticker
Copy Type
Original
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No. 4 Worm Disease

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001013
Description
Cylindrical vial with corked top; white and blue paper label wrapped around vial
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Accession Number
996001013
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 -- vial
Description
Cylindrical vial with corked top; white and blue paper label wrapped around 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
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
plastic: clear
cork: brown
paper: white; blue
Inscriptions
No. 4 Worm Diseases // Prepared by // D.L. Thompson // Homeopathic Pharmacist // 394 Yonge St. // Toronto
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 4 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.1 cm. x Diam. : 2.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper discoloured and dirty
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Hawker's Dyspepsia Cure

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001028
Description
Rectangular medicine bottle; four panels, one on each side but panels not recessed; embossed with manufacturer information; slightly indented kickup bottom; short, fairly wide cylindrical neck intended for a cork stopper.
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Accession Number
996001028
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular medicine bottle; four panels, one on each side but panels not recessed; embossed with manufacturer information; slightly indented kickup bottom; short, fairly wide cylindrical neck intended for a cork stopper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased in Toronto, Oct. 1993, by Dr. M. Chiong, for his patent medicine collection.
Maker
Hawker Medicine Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
St. John
Site Made (State)
New Brunswick
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
The Hawker Medicine Co. Ltd. // Hawker's Dyspepsia Cure // St. John, N.B.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 10.6 cm. x Width: 4.2 cm. x Depth: 3.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Nothing apparent
Copy Type
Original
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Wampole's Cascara Aromatic

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Dates
1906
circa 1906
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001035
Description
Thin rectangular, clear glass medicine bottle; long cylindrical neck with cork stopper; paper label adhered to front; liquid contents.
Accession Number
996001035
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cascara
Cathartics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Thin rectangular, clear glass medicine bottle; long cylindrical neck with cork stopper; paper label adhered to front; liquid contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection from Scott Jordan in Feb. 1994.
Maker
Henry K. Wampole & Co. Ltd
Site Made (City)
Perth
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1906
circa 1906
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Wampole's // Cascara // Aromatic // (active) // Prepared solely by // Henry K. Wampole & Co. // Limited // Manufacturing Pharmacists // Perth, Ont., Canada
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 2 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.1 cm. x Width: 4.5 cm. x Depth: 2.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mark on label which could be removed
Copy Type
Original
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Teinture de Gingembre Composee

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001040
Description
Rectangular glass bottle with cylindrical neck and corked opening; partially filled with liquid contents; paper label on front of bottle; other three sides have indented panels.
Accession Number
996001040
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Spices
Colic -- drug therapy
Drugs -- Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular glass bottle with cylindrical neck and corked opening; partially filled with liquid contents; paper label on front of bottle; other three sides have indented panels.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection from Scott Jordan in Feb.1994 in Ottawa.
Maker
The Hervey Chemical Co.
Site Made (City)
St. Basile
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Date Remarks
Contents listed on label
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Teinture de // Gingembre Composee // Prepared only by the Hervey Chemical Co. // of Canada Ltd. St.-Basile, Que.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.7 cm. x Width: 4.6 cm. x Depth: 2.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label slightly dog-eared and bottom right corner is wrinkled; pencil marks on label (may be original); front label may be missing
Copy Type
Original
Less detail
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001041
Description
Bulbous rectangular jar with cylindrical neck and cork stopper; paper label in the shape of a plaque; embossed words on the back of the bottle; partially filled with contents.
Accession Number
996001041
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Bulbous rectangular jar with cylindrical neck and cork stopper; paper label in the shape of a plaque; embossed words on the back of the bottle; partially filled with contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection from Scott Jordan in Sept. 1993.
Maker
John Wyeth & Brother, Inc.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Senolay // A Palatable and // Efficient Laxative // for the treatment of Constipation // Flatulence, Indigestion, etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length: 10.2 cm. x Width: 4.6 cm. x Depth: 3.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Cork stopper is too small and contents are oozing out; contents very sticky and paper towel which was used to wrap bottle in has stuck to bottle; adhesive mark on neck of bottle; paper label very badly discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Less detail
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001043
Description
Cylindrical drum containing senna leaves; brown paper covers drum; yellow paper label wrapped around outside; drum & contents intact.
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Accession Number
996001043
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
Cylindrical drum containing senna leaves; brown paper covers drum; yellow paper label wrapped around outside; drum & contents intact.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection from Scott Jordan in Nov.1993 in Ottawa.
Maker
Northrop & Lyman Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
paper: brown; yellow
Inscriptions
Senna // Leaves // A Mild and Gentle Laxative // Bring half a pint of water to // Boiling point and steep the con // tents of this package for 15 // minutes and strain // Northrop & Lyman Co. // Limited // Toronto - Canada
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 9.1 cm. x Diam. : 5.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some slight discolouration of paper
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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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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Fletcher's Castoria

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Dates
1909
circa 1909
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001050
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; long thin cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper; four indented panels; embossed words on two narrow sides.
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Accession Number
996001050
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Castor Oil
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; long thin cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper; four indented panels; embossed words on two narrow sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; bought in Kingston in May 1993.
Maker
Dr. Charles Fletcher
Dates
1909
circa 1909
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Chas. H. Fletcher // Castoria
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 4 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.9 cm. x Width: 5.0 cm. x Depth: 2.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some rust residue on interior of bottle, particularly around neck; small spot of opalization on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Images
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