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tetanus antitoxin

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Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1969.176.3 a-b
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in cardboard sleeve (b) which is open at both ends; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1969.176.3 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Tetanus
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in cardboard sleeve (b) which is open at both ends; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 6.1 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
b - sleeve - Size: Length 7.2 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Behringwerke GmbH Bremen und Marburg
Site Made (City)
Marburg
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Date Remarks
Behringwerke GmbH was founded in 1914; Dr. Behring died in 1917
Material
paper: cream, black, red, blue
cork: brown
glass: yellow
Inscriptions
On paper label of (a): "6 2/3 ccm = 20 A. E. // Tetanusheilserum // Staatl. gepr. (1 ccm = 3 A. E.) // Kontroll-Nr 681 // Behringwerke G.m.b.H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L. // Schutzdosis // Nur zur prophylakt. Verwendung" [6 2/3 cc = 20 antitoxin units // Tetanus healing serum // Government approved (1 cc = 3 antitoxin units) // Inspection No. 681 // Behringwerke LLC // Bremen and Marburg an der Lahn // Protective dose // For prophylactic use only]; on front of box (b): "5 ccm 3 fach 15 A.E. // (Schutzdosis) // Kühl aber frostfrei aufzubewahren." [5 cc x3 15 antitoxin units // (Protective dose) // Keep cool, but not frozen.]; on side of box (b): "Hergestellt unter Leitung von // Professor v. Behring. ["L Behring" is written diagonally across this in red cursive]" [Made under the direction of Professor von Behring]; on side of box (b): "Staatlich geprüft // Kontroll No 945" [Government approved // Inspection No. 945]; on back of box (b): "Behring's Original // Tetanusheilserum // Behringwerke G.m.b.H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Condition Remarks
#2: Bottle (a) is empty but in good condition; sleeve (b) is bent out of shape and the paper labels are peeling off
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Geschichte des Behringwerks oHG und der Behringwerke G.m.b.H." on the Philipps-Universität Marburg website; CD #UHN
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gas gangrene antitoxin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5779
Dates
1918
circa 1918
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1969.176.9 a-b
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in a hollowed wooden block (b) which has flat wooden cover that pivots on a nail at one corner and is held shut with a hunged metal clip; bottle has applied paper label describing conte…
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Accession Number
1969.176.9 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Germany
Military Medicine
Gas Gangrene
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in a hollowed wooden block (b) which has flat wooden cover that pivots on a nail at one corner and is held shut with a hunged metal clip; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle still contains some dark brown liquid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 6.4 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
b - box - Size: Length 11.4 cm x Width 3.4 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Pharmazeutisches Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans
Site Made (City)
Oberursel am Taunus
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1918
circa 1918
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
wood: brown
metal: grey
paper: cream, black
glass: brown
fabric: cream
liquid: brown
Inscriptions
On metal seal at string on bottle (a): front: "Ph.I. // L.W G"; back: "Oberursel."; on paper label on bottle (a): "Eingetragene Schutzmarke // Pharmac. Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans // Oberursel a. T. // 10 ccm // antitoxisch-bactericides // Gasoedem-Serum. // Operat.-No. 15 L" [Registered Trademark // Ludwig Wilhelm Gans Pharmaceutical Institute // Oberursel am Taunus // 10 cc // antitoxin-bactericide // Serum for Gas Gangrene // Operat.-No. 15 L] ; embossed on base of bottle (a): "10"; on stamp on wooden block (b): "E. Leitz // Berlin N.W. 6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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tetanus antitoxin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5385
Dates
1916
1917
circa 1916-1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
1934.31.16 a-b
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a cork stopper covered by brown paper which is tied in place by a string with a metal closure; bottle is stored in a cylindrical cardboard container (b) with a separately applied base; the cover of the container is missing; both bottle an…
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Accession Number
1934.31.16 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Tetanus
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a cork stopper covered by brown paper which is tied in place by a string with a metal closure; bottle is stored in a cylindrical cardboard container (b) with a separately applied base; the cover of the container is missing; both bottle and container have applied paper labels describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
b - box - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning
Site Made (City)
Höchst am Main
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1916
1917
circa 1916-1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, black, green
antitoxin: brown
fabric: cream
metal: grey
Inscriptions
On paper label of (a): "[stamped number illegible, looks like "III"] // Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning // Hoechst a. M. // Tetanus-Antitoxin // 20 A. E. // staatlich geprüft. [government approved] // Kontr. Nr. 869 [Inspection No. 869]"; top of paper covering cork stamped with "869"; metal closure is embossed with the imperial eagle from the German coat of arms on one side and "20" on the other side; on paper label of (b): "Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning // Hoechst a. M. // Tetanus-Antitoxin // 20 A. E. // staatlich geprüft. [government approved] // Kontr. Nr. 869 [Inspection No. 869]"; back of container has a torn green sticker with the letter "B" and a stamp of "56"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Temporary Location
On exhibit at Musee Royal 22e Regiment, Quebec City, L-2018-3 2 April 2018 - 3 August 2019
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Exhibit History
On exhibit "Francophone Experience in WW I War Hospital, 1914-1918," at the Museoparc Vanier Museopark, 9 June 2014.
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tetanus antitoxin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5389
Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
1934.31.2 a-c
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in two-piece cardboard box (b-c) with corrugated packing material inside; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.2 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle is stored in two-piece cardboard box (b-c) with corrugated packing material inside; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 5.9 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
b - inner part of box - Size: Length 7.3 cm x Width 3.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
c - outer part of box - Size: Length 7.4 cm x Width 3.4 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Behringwerke GmbH Bremen und Marburg
Site Made (City)
Marburg
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Date Remarks
Behringwerke GmbH was founded in 1914; Dr. Behring died in 1917
Material
paper: cream, black, red, blue
cork: brown
glass: yellow
Inscriptions
On paper label of (a): "6 2/3 ccm = 20 A. E. // Tetanusheilserum // Staatl. gepr. (1 ccm = 3 A. E.) // Kontroll-Nr 683 // Behringwerke G.m.b.H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L. // Schutzdosis // Nur zur prophylakt. Verwendung" [6 2/3 cc = 20 antitoxin units // Tetanus healing serum // Government approved (1 cc = 3 antitoxin units) // Inspection No. 683 // Behringwerke LLC // Bremen and Marburg an der Lahn // Protective dose // For prophylactic use only]; on front of box (c): "5 ccm 4 fach 20 A.E. ["5" is crossed out with a pen and replaced by "6 2/3", "4" is crossed out with a pen and replaced by "3"] // (Schutzdosis) // Kühl aufzubewahren." [6 2/3 cc x3 20 antitoxin units // (Protective dose) // Store in a cool place.]; on side of box (c): "Hergestellt unter Leitung von // Professor v. Behring. ["L Behring" is written diagonally across this in red cursive]" [Made under the direction of Professor von Behring]; on side of box (c): "Staatlich geprüft // Kontroll No 674" [Government approved // Inspection No. 674]; on back of box (c): "Behring's Original // Tetanusheilserum // Behringwerke G.m.b.H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L."; on top of box ( c): "I // 20 A.E."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Temporary Location
On-site exhibit: "Trench Menders: Health Care in the First World War," 25 Feb, 2015.
Condition Remarks
#1: The bottle is empty; #2: The bottle has some flakes of solidified contents inside; may not be in original box as it has a different inspection number.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
Reference Comments
See "Bulletin," Vol. 8, No. 3, Dec. 1934, p. 47; "Geschichte des Behringwerks oHG und der Behringwerke G.m.b.H." on the Philipps-Universität Marburg website
Research Facts
The word "schutzdosis" appears in the labelling, which means "protective dose"
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gas gangrene antitoxin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5393
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.7
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal.
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Accession Number
1934.31.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Pharmazeutisches Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans
Site Made (City)
Oberursel am Taunus
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in the group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: brown
metal: grey
paper: cream, black
fabric: cream
liquid: brown
Inscriptions
On metal seal at string: front: "Ph.I. // L.W G"; back: "Oberursel."; on paper label: "Eingetragene Schutzmarke // Pharmac. Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans // Oberursel a. T. // 20 ccm // antitoxisch-bactericides // Gasoedem-Serum. // Operat.-No. 25 M" [Registered Trademark // Ludwig Wilhelm Gans Pharmaceutical Institute // Oberursel am Taunus // 20 cc // antitoxin-bactericide // Serum for Gas Gangrene // Operat.-No. 25 M] ; embossed on base of bottle: "20"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See "Bulletin," Vol. 8, No. 3, Dec. 1934, p. 47; CD #UHN
Research Facts
According to the label, this is an antitoxin/bactericide; came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
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gas gangrene antitoxin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5394
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.8
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a cork stopper; wide at shoulder and narrows toward the base; applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle still contains…
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Accession Number
1934.31.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Germany
Military Medicine
Gas Gangrene
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin with a cork stopper; wide at shoulder and narrows toward the base; applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle still contains some dark brown liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Pharmazeutisches Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans
Site Made (City)
Oberursel am Taunus
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: brown
metal: grey
paper: cream, black, blue
fabric: brown
liquid: brown
Inscriptions
On metal seal at string: front: "Ph.I. // L.W G"; back: "Oberursel."; on paper label: "Eingetragene Schutzmarke // Pharmac. Institut Ludwig Wilhelm Gans // Oberursel a. T. // 20 ccm // antitoxisch-bactericides // Gasoedem-Serum. // Operat.-No. 17" [Registered Trademark // Ludwig Wilhelm Gans Pharmaceutical Institute // Oberursel am Taunus // 20 cc // antitoxin-bactericide // Serum for Gas Gangrene // Operat.-No. 17] ; embossed on base of bottle: "20"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
See "Bulletin," Vol. 8, No. 3, Dec. 1934, p. 47; CD #UHN
Research Facts
According to the label, this is an antitoxin/bactericide; came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
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tetanus antitoxin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5384
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Vaccination
Accession Number
1934.31.15
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.15
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Vaccination
Tetanus
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin with a wide lip and a cork stopper; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning
Site Made (City)
Höchst am Main
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
cork: brown
paper: brown, black, red
antitoxin: brown
Inscriptions
On paper label: "Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning // 9083 // Hoechst a. M. // Tetanus-Antitoxin // 5 ccm. / 3 fach. / 15 A. E. // staatlich geprüft. [government approved] // Nur zur prophilaktisch. Impfung [For prophylactic use only. Vaccination] // Kontr. Nr. 1544-B [Inspection No. 1544-B]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Temporary Location
On-site exhibit: "Trench Menders: Health Care in the First World War," 25 Feb, 2015.
Dimension Notes
Length 7.3 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Remaining liquid has hardened to a dark amber colour.
Copy Type
Original
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