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Dates
1930 (?)
circa 1930 (?)
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004016 a-b
Description
Molded glass bottle has glass stopper with raised knob; bottle has paper label from Dr. C. M. Bracken's Brockville office; bottle is half full of glycerine.
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Accession Number
993004016 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Glycerin
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Molded glass bottle has glass stopper with raised knob; bottle has paper label from Dr. C. M. Bracken's Brockville office; bottle is half full of glycerine.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 19.5 cm. x Diameter7.2 cm.
b - stopper - Size: Length 5.5 cm. x Diameter4.2 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken.
Dates
1930 (?)
circa 1930 (?)
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J. R. Scott
Material
glass: clear
paper: tan; black
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label adhered to glass bottle: "C. M. Bracken, M.D., C.M. // PHONE 430 // BROCKVILLE, ONT. // FOR // NO. // DIRECTIONS // PLEASE RETURN BOTTLE"; handwritten across label in blue ink: "Glycerine"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row C
Condition Remarks
(no initial comments); # 2: no damage
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour - Bracken Exhibit
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Dates
1920
1929
circa 1920-1929
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004017 a-b
Description
Brown glass molded bottle has metal cap painted white; paper identification label indicates contents are Phenalone, in 5-grain tablets; bottle is 1/4 full
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Accession Number
993004017 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
Description
Brown glass molded bottle has metal cap painted white; paper identification label indicates
contents are Phenalone, in 5-grain tablets; bottle is 1/4 full
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size:
b - cap - Size:
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
1929
circa 1920-1929
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; black
metal: white
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: PULVETS // PHENALONE // 5 grains // Hartz // Each pulvet represents:
// Acetylsalicylic Acid ... 3 1/2 gr. (210 mg.) // Phenacetin ... 3/4 gr. (45 mg.) //
Acetanilid ... 3/4 gr. (45 mg.) // Adult Dose: Prophylactic - One pulvet twice daily.
Therapeutic -- As recommended by physician // An effective analgesic and antipyretic
formula // THE [underlined] J.F. HARTZ CO. LIMITED // TRADE MARK // Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
// TORONTO, CANADA // MONTREAL / HALIFAX / HAMILTON
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
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sterile water ampoule

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1416
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004024
Description
Glass ampoule holds 20 cc of water for injection.
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Accession Number
993004024
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding -- instrumentation
Injections -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Glass ampoule holds 20 cc of water for injection.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Block printed on white paper label adhered to barrel: "20 cc. // List No. 4029 // WATER FOR // INJECTION, U.S.P. // This water has been purified by a // special process of chemical treat- // ment, distillation and fractionation. // It should not be exposed to the air // until it is to be used and it should be // handled only with sterile apparatus // Lot D692-024 // "PYROGEN FREE" // ABBOTT LABORATORIES LTD. // Montreal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row E
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.7 cm. x Diam. : 2.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
(no initial comments); # 2: no damage; #3: no damage
Exhibit History
October 5, 2001 - Sept. 2002: Bracken Library, Botterell Hall, C.M. Bracken exhibit
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wooden medicine holder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1520
Dates
1840
circa 1840
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004128 a-d
Description
Round black wooden medicine holder with screw top contains small clear glass vial with black wooden stopper; may have been used in hopes of dispelling "effluvia", i.e., contagion, that was thought to be carried in the air; the medicine when released was thought to dispel this "effluvia"; Dr. Brackeā€¦
Accession Number
993004128 a-d
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
Round black wooden medicine holder with screw top contains small clear glass vial with black wooden stopper; may have been used in hopes of dispelling "effluvia", i.e., contagion, that was thought to be carried in the air; the medicine when released was thought to dispel this "effluvia"; Dr. Bracken must have acquired this as a medical relic.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - case bottom - Size: Length 4.2 cm. x Diameter1.7 cm.
b - case lid - Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Diameter1.7 cm.
c - glass vial - Size: Length 4.2 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
d - stopper - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1840
circa 1840
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
wood: black
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row A Box 2
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Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004156
Description
Empty flimsy paper packet advertising I & B ointments.
Accession Number
993004156
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Product Packaging
Description
Empty flimsy paper packet advertising I & B ointments.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Material
paper: cream; navy
Inscriptions
Printed on packet: I & B OINTMENTS // GIVE SATISFACTION // INGRAM & BELL, LIMITED // FROM OUR WIDE // RANGE OF OINT // MENTS YOU WILL // BE ABLE TO SELECT // FORMULAE SUIT- / ABLE FOR YOUR // PARTICULAR NEEDS // Further Information // On Request // 730101 // Form 69 --- quisition_Date June 1992
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.9 cm. x Width: 5.6 cm. x Depth: 0.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
folded & shows wear
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Acetophen Compound with Codeine

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1614
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
993004223
Description
Physician's sample of liquid acetophen compound with codeine in small glass tube with cork closure; full vial; tablets have solidified and are starting to deteriorate.
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Accession Number
993004223
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter headache remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
MM= Drugs -- narcotics -- container
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
Description
Physician's sample of liquid acetophen compound with codeine in small glass tube with cork closure; full vial; tablets have solidified and are starting to deteriorate.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken.
Maker
Charles E. Frosst & Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
paper: burgundy; yellow
pills:
Inscriptions
Printed in burgundy on yellow paper label: Physician's Sample // C.T. No. 262 "Frosst" // ACETOPHEN COMPOUND // with CODEINE // (GREY) // Frosst // Rx // Acetophen 3 1/2 gr. // Phenacetin 2 1/2 gr. // Caffeine Citrate 1/2 gr. // Codeine Phosphate 1/8 gr. // DOSE: - One or two tablets every four hours. // Antipyretic, analgesic, sedative. // 270916 // Charles E. Frosst & Co. // MONTREAL - CANADA
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 5.3 cm. x Diam. 1.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
(no initial comments); # 2: metal cap on the container shows three small spots of corrosion on the outer edge
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Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
993004224
Description
Small glass full bottle of Fedrasol Syrup as a physician's sample; used for treatment of childhood respiratory infections, i.e., whooping cough, bronchitis, etc.
Accession Number
993004224
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Respiration Disorders -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
Description
Small glass full bottle of Fedrasol Syrup as a physician's sample; used for treatment of childhood respiratory infections, i.e., whooping cough, bronchitis, etc.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Abbott Laboratories Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: black
glass: dark brown
paper: turquoise; black; white
Inscriptions
Printed in black on turquoise paper label: PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE // FEDRASOL // Syrup // 401-08 // Abbott // Narcotic regulations pro- // hibit inclusion in this sample of Codeine Phosphate 1/2 // gr. per oz. provided in re- // gular stock formula. // ABBOTT LABORATORIES LIMITED MONTREAL
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row E
Length
8.0 cm
Width
3.0 cm
Depth
3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
(no initial comments); # 2: no damage
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epinephrine hydrochloride

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1618
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004227
Description
Small full dark brown glass bottle of epinephrine hydrochloride with plasticized covering over cork closure; liquid.
Accession Number
993004227
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Small full dark brown glass bottle of epinephrine hydrochloride with plasticized covering over cork closure; liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Lederle Laboratories
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Material
paper: white; black; yellow
glass: dark brown
cork: grey
Inscriptions
Printed in black on white paper: "1 fl. oz. // 1:1000 solution // EPINEPHRINE // HYDROCHLORIDE // Lederle // Sterile-Parenteral use // CAUTION: To be used only // by or on the prescription of a // physician. // 143H405E // Lederle Laboratories, Inc., N.Y."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.0 cm. x Diam. : 3.5 cm.
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Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
993004285 a-c
Description
Unused clear glass bottle of dramamine in original box with original instructions has rubber top suitable for injections.
Accession Number
993004285 a-c
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Dimenhydrinate
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Unused clear glass bottle of dramamine in original box with original instructions has rubber top suitable for injections.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 2.0 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
b - bottle - Size: Length 5.4 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
c - instructions - Size: Length 43.6 cm. x Width 5.1 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
G.D. Searle & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Date Remarks
Patented by Searle & Co. in 1950
Material
pasteboard: white; burgundy
metal: silver
paper: white; burgundy; black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Printed in burgundy on white paper label on bottle: "5 CC. SIZE / No. 74 // SEARLE // DRAMAMINE // PATENTED 1950 // Brand of DIMENHYDRINATE // with Benzyl Alcohol 5% // in propylene glycol 50% and water q.s. // 50 mg. per cc. // WARNING: For intramuscular use. // For intravenous use dilute each cc to 10 cc // G.D. SEARLE & CO. // OF CANADA LTD. // BRAMPTON, ONT. // C-2 (L) 1290 // MADE IN U.S.A. // PRINTED IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row D
Condition Remarks
#2: package is leaking and stained; #3: leakage
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morphine & atropine

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1677
Dates
1940
1963
circa 1940-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
993004286 a-b
Description
Dark brown glass bottle of morphine & atropine is half-full with rubber top suitable for injections; in original blue cardboard box; to determine if evaporation is occurring, a paper label was placed exactly on the line of liquid & dated Dec. 15, 1993.
Accession Number
993004286 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
MM= Drugs -- narcotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Dark brown glass bottle of morphine & atropine is half-full with rubber top suitable for injections; in original blue cardboard box; to determine if evaporation is occurring, a paper label was placed exactly on the line of liquid & dated Dec. 15, 1993.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 9.4 cm. x Width 3.8 cm. x Depth 3.9 cm.
b - bottle - Size: Length 7.6 cm. x Diameter3.2 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
The J. F. Hartz Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
1963
circa 1940-1963
Material
pasteboard: white; blue; black; red
metal: silver
paper: white; red; black
rubber: tan
glass: dark brown
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: "477 // POISON // STERILE SOLUTION // MORPHINE and ATROPINE // 33 c.c. // A sterile bacteriostatic solution con- // taining Morphine Sulphate 1/4 grain and // Atrophine Sulphate 1/150 grain in one cubic // centimetre. // THE J.F. HARTZ CO. LIMITED // TRADE MARK // PHYSICIANS' SUPPLIES // HALIFAX TORONTO MONTREAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
(a): shows wear & grime; (b): opened
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