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Dates
1946
circa 1946
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001304 a-b
Description
An elliptical clear glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on the front and is full of yellow-brown granules
Accession Number
000001304 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
An elliptical clear glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on the front and is full of yellow-brown granules
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1946
circa 1946
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: blue; red; cream
glass: clear
metal: black; orange-red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 GRAMS // VENTRICULIN // Registered Trademark, Canada Patented 1934 // POWDERED STOMACH, U.S.P. // Forty grams of material prepared by the // method employed in producing the // contents of this bottle constitutes // 1 U.S.P unit (oral). // This product has been approved by the Simp - // son Memorial Institute for Medical Research // of the University of Michigan. // AVERAGE DOSE – 1 U.S.P. unit (40 // grams). Four heaping tablespoons // represent approximately 40 grams. // The dose may be mixed with tomato juice, // milk or other unheated beverage. It is not // soluble; therefore, the entire suspension // should be taken as prepared. Ventriculin // may also be taken dry or mixed with cereal // or other unheated food. // In order to cooperate with the Government's paper // conservation program, the carton formerly used on // this package has been discontinued. // C770303 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; bottom: "4 // 0 D 5"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 4 Row B
Dimension Notes
a - bottle - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 4.4 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 1.1 cm x Diam. 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle somewhat dirty; label yellowed; yellowish stains on bottom and left edges; cap corroded where paint has been scratched
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Dates
1957
circa 1957
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001387
Description
A cylindrical clear plastic bottle with a plastic stopper; bottle has a paper label around circumference, and is half full of capsules
Accession Number
000001387
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- vitamin supplement, prescription -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical clear plastic bottle with a plastic stopper; bottle has a paper label around circumference, and is half full of capsules
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1957
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
plastic: clear; translucent white; red
paper: cream; red
Inscriptions
Front: "PROFESSIONAL SAMPLE // KAPSEALS // VENTRILEX // 6 No. 387 // Indicated for the treatment of // certain deficiency anemias. // NOTE: For Therapeutic // Use Only. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO [printed] // L [encircled] C 129 A [stamped]"; back: "EACH KAPSEAL REPRESENTS: // Concentrated Extract // of Stomach . . . 0.3 Gm. // Liver Concentrate . 0.1 Gm. // Vitamin B12 ["12" subscr.] . 10 micrograms // Folic Acid . . . . . 2 mg. // Ferrous Sulphate // (3 gr.) 0.2 Gm. // Ascorbic Acid . . . . 50 mg. // DOSE – 2 or 3 Kapseals three // times daily, as directed by // the physician."; top: "P D & Co. [monogramme, letters interlaced] [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, dirty; stopper dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Dates
1938
circa 1938
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001398 a-b
Description
A rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ½ full of capsules
Accession Number
000001398 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ½ full of capsules
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 1.3 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1938
circa 1938
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: amber
paper: cream; red; orange; brown; blue; black
metal: black
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 No. 356 // KAPSEALS // NAFERON // Registered Trade-Mark // IRON AND SODIUM // CITRATE, NEUTRAL // 7½ grains (0.5 Gm.) // DOSE: 3 to 9 Kapseals daily as // directed by physician. // KEEP BOTTLE SECURELY CORKED // IN A COOL, DRY PLACE. // [above six lines printed over a logo--see drawing on accession sheet] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONT. [printed] // C729430 [stamped]"; right side: "A readily soluble iron salt of practically neutral // reaction, hence free from irritating effects taht // may be caused by acid compounds of iron // when taken orally. [printed] // {illegible handwritten text over printed text]"; left side: "The word KAPSEALS designates the hermetic- // ally sealed Capsules manufactured by // Parke, Davis & Company. // KAPSEALS protect the contents from the effects // of oxidation and, therefore insure // unusual stability."; bottom: "7 8 // 4 5 S B // 4 [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Label yellowed, dirty, water marks near top, tear at top right corner and on front at bottom edge; paint scratched off cap, but no corrosion evident
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Dates
1976
circa 1976
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000001401 a-b
Description
A rectangular plastic bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round white sticker with text and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ½ full of capsules.
Accession Number
000001401 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- vitamin supplement, prescription -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular plastic bottle (a) with threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and sides, a round white sticker with text and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the back, and is ½ full of capsules.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis Canada & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
plastic: white
metal: red; white
paper: white; red; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "100 No. 638 // FILMSEAL™ // TABRON™ // EACH TABLET REPRESENTS: // Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) 500 mg. // Vitamin B1 (thiamine Mononitrate) 6 mg. // Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) 6 mg. // Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine Hydrochloride) 5 mg. // Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin) 25 mcg. // Folic Acid 1 mg. // Niacinamide 30 mg. // d-Pantothenic Acid* 9.2 mg. // VItamin E (dl-alpha Tocopheryl Acetate) 30 I.U. // Iron** 100 mg. // Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate 50 mg. // *As Calcium Pantothenate // ** As Ferrous Fumarate TM - Trademark // DIN 230871 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 25-638-4"; right side: "Expiry Date: Apr. 1979 (L) GF181 // [illeg.] // 1994 // [illeg. handwritten text] // HEMATINIC with VITAMINS and FECAL SOFTENER // For the treatment of iron deficiency anemia, and // folate deficiency. // Usual Dose–1 tablet daily. // NOTE: For therapeutic use only. // CAUTION: Keep out of reach of children. // Protect from moisture and excessive heat. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd., Brockville, Ontario"; left side: "7.84 // [printed text from right side repeated in French except last line]"; back: NOTE // These new brown tablets // replace the former maroon // tablets. The colour has changed, // but the content is the same. // [above 4 lines repeated in French] // PARKE-DAVIS"; bottom: "DPG // DRUG // PLASTICS // DPG-O-160"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 5 Row B
Length
a - 10.0 cm
Width
a - 4.0 cm
Depth
a - 5.2 cm b - 1.2 cm
Diameter
b - 3.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing; bottle is dirty; label and stickers are peeling; dirty white accretion on cap (probably the remains of an old sticker); some corrosion on cap where paint is scratched
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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iron citrate ampoule

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3886
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037475
Description
An ampoule that is a long, liquid-filled cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and then tapers to a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded point; a paper label is affixed
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Accession Number
997037475
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
An ampoule that is a long, liquid-filled cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and then tapers to a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded point; a paper label is affixed
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. H. Godfrey Bird or Dr. C.H. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This date marks the beginning of the Bird medical practice.
Material
glass: clear
paper: black; red
Inscriptions
Label on ampoule reads, "1 cc. size No. 25 // IRON CITRATE // (GREEN) // 0.05 Gm (3/4 gr.) // C709938 // Parke, Davis & Co."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.0 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No chipping or spotting on glass
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Ferar-Sol ampoule

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3894
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037483
Description
An ampoule that is a long, liquid-filled cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and tapers to a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded end; a paper label is affixed to the front
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Accession Number
997037483
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
An ampoule that is a long, liquid-filled cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and tapers to a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded end; a paper label is affixed to the front
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. H. Godfrey Bird or Dr. C.H. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This date marks the beginning of the Bird medical practice.
Material
glass: clear
paper: discoloured white; red
Inscriptions
Label on ampoule reads, "FERAR-SOL // INTRAMUSCULAR // INTRAMUSCULAIRE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 6.0 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No chipping or spotting apparent
Copy Type
Original
Images
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tincture of iron

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14259
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
014002133 a-b
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork (b) closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
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Accession Number
014002133 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork (b) closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 11.1 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
b - cork - Size: Length 1.9 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Brayley, Sons & Company
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: clear
paper: tan
ink: black
cork: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "TINCT. OF IRON // DOSE. - Ten to thirty drops two or (illegible) times // day in water. // BRAYLEY, SONS & CO. // MONTREAL."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 4
Condition Remarks
Label is brittle, yellowed, frayed, with several tears running from edges inwards; cork stained; interior has several spots of dark brown residue
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Set of tincture of iron bottles 014.002.132 - .143 in product storage box.
Images
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tincture of iron

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14260
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
014002134 a-b
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork (b) closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002134 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork (b) closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 11.1 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
b - cork - Size: Length 1.9 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Brayley, Sons & Company
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
ink: black
cork: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "TINCT. OF IRON // DOSE. - Ten to thirty drops two or three times a // day in water. // BRAYLEY, SONS & CO. // MONTREAL."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 4
Condition Remarks
Label is brittle, yellowed, frayed, with several tears running from edges inwards; cork stained; interior has several spots of dark brown residue
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Set of tincture of iron bottles 014.002.132 - .143 in product storage box.
Images
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tincture of iron

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14262
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
014002136 a-b
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork (b) closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002136 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork (b) closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 11.1 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
b - cork - Size: Length 1.9 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Brayley, Sons & Company
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
ink: black
cork: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "TINCT. OF IRON // DOSE. - Ten to thirty drops two or three times a // day in water. // BRAYLEY, SONS & CO. // MONTREAL."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 4
Condition Remarks
Label is brittle, yellowed, frayed, with several tears running from edges inwards; cork stained; interior has several spots of dark brown residue
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Set of tincture of iron bottles 014.002.132 - .143 in product storage box.
Images
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tincture of iron

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14263
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
014002137
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck without cork closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002137
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Anemia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass bottle for tincture of iron with recessed panels on all sides with sloped shoulders tapered at neck without cork closure; tan paper label lists the manufacturer's name, address, product's name, and directions for use.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Brayley, Sons & Company
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "TINCT. OF IRON // DOSE. - Ten to thirty drops two or three times a // day in water. // BRAYLEY, SONS & CO. // MONTREAL."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 4
Dimension Notes
Length 11.1 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Label is brittle, yellowed, frayed, with several tears running from edges inwards; interior has several spots of dark brown residue
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Set of tincture of iron bottles 014.002.132 - .143 in product storage box.
Images
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