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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
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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-A4-6 Box 3 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 4.2 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Cap is missing; glass is in good condition.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Iron supplement for infants, still in use today.
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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-A4-6 Box 3 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.8 cm. x Diam. : 1.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label badly discoloured; cork broken off
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Nature's Remedy Tablets

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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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Medical Hall Aerated Waters

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001060
Description
Green clear glass torpedo bottle; embossed words in glass; large cylindrical neck and opening.
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Accession Number
996001060
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 -- bottle
Description
Green clear glass torpedo bottle; embossed words in glass; large cylindrical neck and opening.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: green
Inscriptions
Medical Hall // Aerated Waters // Montreal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.0 cm. x Diam. : 6.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Surface dirt and grime adhered to outside of bottle; appears to be some opalization on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
996001063 a-d
Description
Short square bottle with black plastic screw-on lid; yellow paper label wraps around whole bottle; label is in Dutch with green printing; yellow bar with green printing; two pieces of paper belong with box and bottle; one is an instruction sheet and the other is a small card for advertising.
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Accession Number
996001063 a-d
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Nasal Decongestants
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Short square bottle with black plastic screw-on lid; yellow paper label wraps around whole bottle; label is in Dutch with green printing; yellow bar with green printing; two pieces of paper belong with box and bottle; one is an instruction sheet and the other is a small card for advertising.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
.
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection in Sep. 1993 in Kingston.
Maker
John Wyeth & Brother Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
glass: green
paper: yellow; green; brown
Inscriptions
Endrine // ged. handelsmerk // Neusdruppels // John Wyeth & Brother Ltd. // Havant, Hampshire, England
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row F
Dimension Notes
Size: Length 9.6 cm. x Width 5.1 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Box shows signs of wear particularly around top of box where it has been opened
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Scott's Emulsion Cod Liver Oil

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001070
Description
Tall oval bottle with long thin cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing covering front of bottle; at centre of bottle there is an embossed picture of a man carrying a large fish over his shoulder.
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Accession Number
996001070
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Cod Liver Oil
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Tall oval bottle with long thin cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing covering front of bottle; at centre of bottle there is an embossed picture of a man carrying a large fish over his shoulder.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; bought from Goodrich USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
Scott
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Scott's Emulsion // Trade Mark // Cod Liver Oil // with // Lime & Soda
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-1 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.8 cm. x Width: 7.8 cm. x Depth: 5.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some residue on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Mathieu's Syrup for coughs, colds

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001071
Description
Clear glass bottle; oval in shape with short cylindrical neck intended for stopper; embossed writing on glass on both front and back; writing on each side with graduated marks for ounces in middle and writing on either side; one side in English and the other in French
Accession Number
996001071
Author
Mathieu
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Cough -- drug therapy
Antitussive Agents
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Clear glass bottle; oval in shape with short cylindrical neck intended for stopper; embossed
writing on glass on both front and back; writing on each side with graduated marks for ounces
in middle and writing on either side; one side in English and the other in French
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; bought in Aug. 1993
Maker
Mathieu
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Mathieu's Syrup // For Coughs, Colds, etc. // Syrop Mathiew // Pour le rhume etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 4 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 16.7 cm. x Width: 6.9 cm. x Depth: 3.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some residue marks on interior, appear to be rust spots
Copy Type
Original
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