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Minard's Liniment

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001125
Description
Cylindrical bottle with seven narrow faces around front and plain smooth back; embossed writing on two panels; threaded opening for screw top.
Accession Number
996001125
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Liniments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical bottle with seven narrow faces around front and plain smooth back; embossed writing on two panels; threaded opening for screw top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Kingston in July 1993.
Maker
Minard
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Minard's // Liniment
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row A
Length
12.3 cm
Diameter
3.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
See attached on 996.001.216
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Vial containing Bismuth Salicylate in oil

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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995003067 a-b
Description
(a) Glass vial containing bismuth salicylate in oil with a metal and rubber seal at the top; the vial also has an attached paper label indicating its contents; (b) cardboard box made to house the above vial.
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Accession Number
995003067 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Description
(a) Glass vial containing bismuth salicylate in oil with a metal and rubber seal at the top; the vial also has an attached paper label indicating its contents; (b) cardboard box made to house the above vial.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - vial
b - box
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
cardboard: off-white
glass: clear
metal: silver
rubber: black
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Box front reads, "Steri-vial Bismuth Salicylate in Oil with Chloretone (Bismuth Subsalicylate) // For Intramuscular Injections // Each cc contains Bismuth Salicylate 0.13 Gm (2 grs.) Chloretone (Chlorbutol) 3% Phemerol Octyloxyacetate 1:2000 Peanut Oil - q.s. // Parke, Davis & Co. // Walkerville, Ontario"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row E
Dimension Notes
a - vial - Size: Length 8.0 cm. x Width 3.3 cm. x Diameter 3.4 cm.
b - box - Size: Length 8.6 cm. x Width 3.6 cm. x Depth 3.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
(a) medicine vial is separated; the seal at the top has leaked slightly; (b) the box has minor staining and pen marks; it was also dirty and dusty
Copy Type
Original
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Vial containing Bismuth Salicylate in oil

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Dates
1951
circa 1951
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995003068 a-c
Description
(a) Glass vial containing bismuth salicylate in oil with a metal and rubber seal (broken) at the top; the vial also has an attached paper label indicating its contents; (b) cardboard box made to house the above vial; (c) hand-written note (in ink on paper) from a doctor at Queen's University discus…
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Accession Number
995003068 a-c
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Description
(a) Glass vial containing bismuth salicylate in oil with a metal and rubber seal (broken) at the top; the vial also has an attached paper label indicating its contents; (b) cardboard box made to house the above vial; (c) hand-written note (in ink on paper) from a doctor at Queen's University discussing the use of the medicine on his patient.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - vial
b - box
c - note
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1951
circa 1951
Date Remarks
Note dated 30 Mar. 1951
Material
cardboard: off-white
glass: clear
metal: silver
rubber: black
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Box front reads, "Steri-vial Bismuth Salicylate in Oil with Chloretone (Bismuth Subsalicylate) // For Intramuscular Injections // Each cc contains Bismuth Salicylate 0.13 Gm (2 grs.) Chloretone (Chlorbutol) 3% Phemerol Octyloxyacetate 1:2000 Peanut Oil - q.s. // Parke, Davis & Co. // Walkerville, Ontario
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row E
Dimension Notes
a - vial - Size: Length 8.0 cm. x Width 3.3 cm. x Diameter 3.4 cm.
b - box - Size: Length 8.6 cm. x Width 3.6 cm. x Depth 3.6 cm.
c - note - Size: Length 12.7 cm. x Width 7.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
(a) medicine vial is separated; the seal at the top has been removed and some medicine taken out; (b) the box is missing the flap on the lid and has some staining; it was dirty and dusty; (c) the note is somewhat brittle (acidic paper indicated)
Copy Type
Original
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Bal in Oil ampoule

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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995003077
Description
Glass vial of Bal in oil which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass vial which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a clear oil; there is also a paper label attached to the outside which has written information about the contents of …
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Accession Number
995003077
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Poisoning -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-toxins, toxins, toxoids, sera -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Glass vial of Bal in oil which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass vial which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a clear oil; there is also a paper label attached to the outside which has written information about the contents of the vial.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Connaught Medical Research Laboratories
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: clear
Bal in oil: clear
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Paper label on the vial reads, "Bal in Oil // 10 // (10% Bal in Peanut Oil containing 20% Benzyl Benzoate) // 3 cc // Lot 1-1 // Connaught Medical Research Laboratories // University of Toronto, Toronto, Can."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.2 cm. x Width: 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Vial was dirty and dusty; the top right corner of the paper label is torn and missing; the glass is sealed and the Bal in oil is intact
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005004
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill container.
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Accession Number
995005004
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill container.
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
Novopharm
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: cream; clear
Inscriptions
Printed on the tray of the pill counter in green ink is "novopharm [in italics]" and an illustrated pill bottle with an "n" inside it (company logo); embossed on the cylindrical graduated pill counter lid, upside down: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 // 8 // 9 // 10"; with markings lines and half-lines; embossed on the back: "DO NOT WASH IN VERY HOT // WATER OR KEEP NEAR HEAT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 14.3 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Appears to have never been used; surface does not have any scratches or marks; artefact arrived covered in dust but has now been cleaned.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005005
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one end for dispensing into a pill container.
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Accession Number
995005005
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a plastic lid, ending in a spout at one end for dispensing into a pill container.
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
Novopharm
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: cream; clear
Inscriptions
Printed on the tray of the pill counter in green ink is "novopharm [in italics]" and an illustrated pill bottle with an "n" inside it (company logo); embossed on the cylindrical graduated pill counter lid, upside down: "1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 // 7 // 8 // 9 // 10"; with markings lines and half-lines; embossed on the back: "DO NOT WASH IN VERY HOT // WATER OR KEEP NEAR HEAT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 14.3 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Appears to have never been used; surface does not have any scratches or marks; artefact arrived covered in dust but has now been cleaned.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005017
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a flip lid, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill container; likely a promo…
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Accession Number
995005017
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Description
A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; on the left is a cylindrical graduated pill counter, with a flip lid, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill container; likely a promotional item.
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
Abbott Laboratories Ltd.
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: turquoise; clear
Inscriptions
Printed on the tray of the pill counter in white in a circular pattern beginning at top of circle: "SANITARY"; then beginning from top left going counterclockwise: "COUNTING TRAY"; inside the circle is "Abbott" on a white hexagon; embossed on the graduated cylinder upside down is: "10 // 9 // 8 // 7 // 6 // 5 // 4 // 3 // 2 // 1"with lines marking each measure and half measure in between; embossed on base: "PAT. 2,530,009 [underlined] // DO NOT WASH IN VERY HOT // WATER OR KEEP NEAR HEAT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 20.5 cm x Width 14.9 cm x Depth cm
Condition Remarks
Artefact arrived dusty; surface of tray has deep scratches possibly indicating heavy use; some chipping of edges has occurred; plastic has yellowed with age.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Research Facts
Promotional item
Images
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005018
Description
(a) A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; (b) on the left is a slot pill counter, detachable and rectangular with angled sides, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill conta…
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Accession Number
995005018
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Description
(a) A plastic pill counter, a rectangular flat tray with curved walls, and straight-edged rim; there is a pouring spout in the upper right-hand corner; (b) on the left is a slot pill counter, detachable and rectangular with angled sides, ending in a spout at one one for dispensing into a pill container; likely a promotional item.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - tray - Size: Length 18.4 cm x Width 12.3 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
b - counter - Size: Length 13.1 cm x Width 7.2 cm x Depth 2.4 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
Akryl Industries Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on the tray of the pill counter in white along bottom edge: "[company logo: an A with a crossline on the right leg, making a small x] // APOTEX INC."; embossed on bottom of tray: "AKRYL INDUSTRIES INC. // MADE IN CANADA // PATENT PENDING
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Condition Remarks
Artefact arrived dusty; appears to be new, without any scratches or other signs of wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Research Facts
Promotional item
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Mandl's Pigment

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Dates
1907
circa 1907
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005022
Description
Oblong glass bottle, filled 4/5 full of red liquid (Mandl's Pigment); bottle has ten-sided concave taper to slender neck and white plastic cap (not removed for safety reasons); bottom of bottle slightly convex and solid; paper label affixed to front side, with red warning stripe and symbol of gradu…
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Accession Number
995005022
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Dyes
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Oblong glass bottle, filled 4/5 full of red liquid (Mandl's Pigment); bottle has ten-sided concave taper to slender neck and white plastic cap (not removed for safety reasons); bottom of bottle slightly convex and solid; paper label affixed to front side, with red warning stripe and symbol of graduated cylinder in front of mortar and pestle, on a blue sphere.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1907
circa 1907
Date Remarks
First plastic produced in 1907
Material
plastic: white
glass: clear
paper: off-white; red; blue
liquid contents: dark red
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottle bottom: three symbols: a triangle, a square, and a diamond shape with a dot in the centre; on side: embossed lines and measuring marks; and // 1 // 1 // CC // 40 // 20"; printed label says, "Mandl's Pigment // POISON // WALLACE'S DRUG STORE LTD. // PHONE // 354-3321 // NAPANEE, ONT."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 1 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 12.1 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Label is peeling and moisture-stained; inside of bottle is heavily stained; bottle is in good shape, no scratches, excellent structural integrity. CAUTION: POISON.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Web site
Research Facts
Drugstores sold dyes, some of which could be quite toxic.
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dropper and bottle

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005052
Description
Plastic dropper with rubber bulb and screw-on cap to fit to bottle; dropper pipette is plastic and is graduated; dropper cannot be removed; glass bottle is flat-bottomed with curved walls and rounded shoulders; neck is threaded for screw cap; a small amount of an orange-brown liquid is present in b…
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Accession Number
995005052
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Plastic dropper with rubber bulb and screw-on cap to fit to bottle; dropper pipette is plastic and is graduated; dropper cannot be removed; glass bottle is flat-bottomed with curved walls and rounded shoulders; neck is threaded for screw cap; a small amount of an orange-brown liquid is present in bottle.
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.
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
plastic: white; clear
rubber: orange
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on dropper in black ink: ".6 // – // cc // – // .3"; printed on glass bottle in black is "H2O [the 2 subscripted]" surrounded by a single-line border; embossed on bottle: "9 [figure made up of a vertical oval with a diamond shape overlaid with two tiny circles inside] 5 // 9"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length 9.8 cm x Diam. 3.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle is in good condition; rubber bulb is in poor condition and is shrunken and misshapen.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 245 (similar to item #5H-497) and p. 246 (similar to item #5H-535-1) (see attached photocopies); CD #9
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