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Baunscheidt's Lebenswecker

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Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899.
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Treatment, General
Vaccination
Accession Number
1969.209.1
Description
Flute-like wood body, spring-loaded head (scarifier)with pull release; wooden body.
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Accession Number
1969.209.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Treatment, General
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Irritants
Vaccination
Description
Flute-like wood body, spring-loaded head (scarifier)with pull release; wooden body.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899.
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
wood: brown
horn: brown
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-5
Dimension Notes
Length 21.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue for 1915, p. 1142 item #A7145
Research Facts
Originally labelled "Vaccination Scarificator," but see Kny-Scheerer catalogue. This device is used with an irritating oil as a counter-irritant.
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hollow-pointed vaccination lancet

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Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
Accession Number
1969.222.4
Description
A metal hollow-pointed blade swivels on a rivet between two ridged handle pieces made from horn.
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Accession Number
1969.222.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Vaccination
Smallpox Virus
Immunization
Public Health
Description
A metal hollow-pointed blade swivels on a rivet between two ridged handle pieces made from horn.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Charrière
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1830
1870
circa 1830-1870
Material
metal: grey
shell: brown
Inscriptions
Stamped inscription: "Charriere"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-5
Temporary Location
On loan to Brooklyn Historical Society, NY, for exhibit on Health and Disease in Brooklyn L-2019-2 22 March 2019 - 31 Dec 2022.
Length
9.3 cm
Width
1.02 cm
Depth
0.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
#2: No active corrosion on blade; black discolouration over approx. 50% of surface; no major cracks in handle; minor orange deposits on handle near pivot point; parts move freely
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
Agnes Etherington Art Centre - July 2002; on display in "When Medicine Met Science" exhibit, Ann Baillie Building, April 29, 2003
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Baunscheidt's Lebenswecker (scarifier)

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Dates
1850
1900
circa 1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Treatment, General
Vaccination
Accession Number
1969.283.1 a-d
Description
Flute-like wooden body with a brass spring and steel needles, the Lebenswecker consists of (a) a cap; (b) the body; (c) a spring with a handle at one end and lancets at the other; (d) wooden piece of the body.
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Accession Number
1969.283.1 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Treatment, General
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Irritants
Vaccination
Description
Flute-like wooden body with a brass spring and steel needles, the Lebenswecker consists of (a) a cap; (b) the body; (c) a spring with a handle at one end and lancets at the other; (d) wooden piece of the body.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - cap - Size: Depth 3.2 cm
b - body - Size: Length 15.6 cm
c - spring - Size: Length 21.5 cm
d - body part - Size: Depth 3.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1850
1900
circa 1850-1900
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-5
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
This device was used with an irriating oil as a counterirritant to vaccinations.
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Mulford's glycerated vaccine tubes

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Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
Accession Number
1969.362.1 a-g
Description
A tubular wooden case, cap that has a 1.5 cm needle protruding from the underside; contains a glass phial containing three narrow glass capillary tubes of vaccine; phial is closed with a rubber plug and has a paper label affixed.
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Accession Number
1969.362.1 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Vaccination
Smallpox Virus
Immunization
Public Health
Description
A tubular wooden case, cap that has a 1.5 cm needle protruding from the underside; contains a glass phial containing three narrow glass capillary tubes of vaccine; phial is closed with a rubber plug and has a paper label affixed.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
phial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 0.75 cm
rubber plug
tube of vaccine - Size: Length 6.5 cm x Diam. 1.0 mm
case - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Diam. 1,5 cm
cap
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
H. K. Mulford Co.
Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Material
wood: brown
glass: yellowish, translucent
metal: grey
rubber: brown
paper: white; black
Inscriptions
Inscriptions on wood case: “PHILADA. CHICAGO // Mulford’s Glycerinized Vaccine // PAT. APPLIED FOR // CASE AND SCARIFIER”; on vial: ”GLYCERINIZED VACCINE LYMPH // This Vaccine // should be returned // for exchange after // June 1, 1900 // ”Prepared at the Vaccine // Laboratory of // H. K. MULFORD CO. // CHEMISTS // Philada. Chicago // This package con- // tains 3 tubes of // Vaccine, each tube // sufficient for 1 vac- // cination// LB No. 226c”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row A Box 2
Temporary Location
With Research Group 5 Dec 2017
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
For smallpox vaccination.
Exhibit History
On display: "Vaccines and Immunization: Epidemics, Prevention, and Canadian Innovation"; Museum of Health Care, Nov. 28, 2013
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Mulford's glycerated vaccine phial

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Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
Accession Number
1969.364.1 a-f
Description
A cylindrical wooden container holding a phial with a label wrapped around it; the phial contains ten narrow capillary glass tubes of vaccine and a long needle.
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Accession Number
1969.364.1 a-f
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Vaccination
Smallpox Virus
Immunization
Public Health
Description
A cylindrical wooden container holding a phial with a label wrapped around it; the phial contains ten narrow capillary glass tubes of vaccine and a long needle.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
tube - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
tube lid
phial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 0.75 cm
tube
needle
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
H. K. Mulford Co.
Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Material
wood: light brown
glass: amber
paper: white; black
Inscriptions
Inscriptions on wood case: “PHILADA. CHICAGO // Mulford’s Glycerinized Vaccine // PAT. APPLIED FOR // CASE AND SCARIFIER”; on vial: ”GLYCERINIZED VACCINE LYMPH // This Vaccine // should be returned // for exchange after // June 1, 1900 // ”Prepared at the Vaccine // Laboratory of // H. K. MULFORD CO. // CHEMISTS // Philada. Chicago // This package con- // tains 10 tubes of // Vaccine, each tube // sufficient for 1 vac- // cination// LB No. 231c”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row A Box 2
Temporary Location
On display: "Vaccines and Immunization: Epidemics, Prevention, and Canadian Innovation"; Museum of Health Care, Nov. 28, 2013 (c).
Condition Remarks
Rubber plug broken off in phial; contents not accessible.
Copy Type
Original
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The First Vaccination [photogravure]

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Vaccination
Classification
Archival, Images
Vaccination
Accession Number
002050177
Description
Black and white print on paper, depicting a scene outside a house, a young child is sitting in a chair being restrained by a man whilst a doctor administers a vaccintion, a woman stands behind looking on, a man and two other women stand to the right watching.
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Accession Number
002050177
Author
Georges-Gaston Melingue
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Vaccination
Classification
Archival, Images
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Art
Vaccination
Vaccination -- pictorial works
Immunization -- pictorial works
Description
Black and white print on paper, depicting a scene outside a house, a young child is sitting in a chair being restrained by a man whilst a doctor administers a vaccintion, a woman stands behind looking on, a man and two other women stand to the right watching.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: J.M. McFarlane, 1930.
Maker
Goupil & Co.
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on the front: "GEORGES-GASTON MELINGUE // Photogravure Goupil & Co"; handwritten on the back: "Presented by library of // J. M. McFarlane // 1930 // "The First Vaccination-Dr. // Jenner by Georges Gaston // Melingue."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A, p. 5b
Dimension Notes
Length 24.4 cm x Width 20.6 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: Stable: Paper has darkened slightly all over and more intensly around the edges, there are several losses to the right upper and lower corner; the back of the paper is soiled.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Prev. # L547; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Date accepted by UHN: 1930.
Exhibit History
On loan for exhibit "Smallpox and Rev. John Clinch," Trinity Historical Society Inc., Newfoundland, 21 May 2014.
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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
Accession Number
000001082
Description
Cylindrical wooden container with lid, wrapped with a paper label around circumference; overlaid with another, smaller paper label; contains a tube of rolled paper that surrounds nine sealed (glass?) tubes of liquid.
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Accession Number
000001082
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Vaccines
Vaccination -- instrumentation
MM= Drugs -- vaccines -- container
Description
Cylindrical wooden container with lid, wrapped with a paper label around circumference; overlaid with another, smaller paper label; contains a tube of rolled paper that surrounds nine sealed (glass?) tubes of liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Label gives Sept. 9, 1910 as a "best before" date.
Material
glass: amber
paper: red; yellow; black
wood: light brown
Inscriptions
"TEN TUBES // VACCINE (GLYCERINATED) // WITH SCARIFYING NEEDLE // PHYSIOLOGICALLY AND BACTERIOLOGICALLY TESTED // CAUTION--Keep the package below [illeg.] 0°F. if possible; summer tem- // perature will rapidly weaken vaccine. // We would recommend that this product be returned after SEPT - 9 - 1910 [stamped] // to be replaced with fresh product. This vaccine will, however, retain its potency for // a much longer period, if kept under proper conditions. // Note directions enclosed before using the vaccine. // LICENSE No. 1, issued to Parke, Davis by the Secretary of the Treasury, // U.S.A., under provision of Act approved July 1, 1902. // 014472 - P // PREPARED IN THE BIOLOGICAL LABORATORIES OF // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. DETROIT, MICH. U.S.A. // [illeg.] N LABORATOR [illeg.] WALKERVILLE, Ontario. // [illeg.] AL. Quebec. [illeg.] NOON, England."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Dimension Notes
Length 9.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Wooden container is in good shape; labels and yellowed, torn, abraded, and wrinkled and are missing pieces
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit, "Potions, Pills, and Prescriptions," Museum of Health Care, May 1, 2000.
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measles vaccine kit

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Dates
1968
circa 1968
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Vaccination
Accession Number
000001249 a-g
Description
A styrofoam container (a) consisting of two moulded pieces of styrofoam held together by the label; inside are five cylindrical glass ampoules (b-f) with icicle-shaped melted glass seals containing the vaccine and one glass vial (g) stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal ring around …
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Accession Number
000001249 a-g
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Measles -- prevention & control
Measles Vaccine
Vaccination
MM= Drugs -- vaccines -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
A styrofoam container (a) consisting of two moulded pieces of styrofoam held together by the label; inside are five cylindrical glass ampoules (b-f) with icicle-shaped melted glass seals containing the vaccine and one glass vial (g) stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal ring around the lip containing a diluent.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 13.9 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
b - ampoule - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
c - ampoule - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
d - ampoule - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
e - ampoule - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
f - ampoule - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
g - vial - Size: Length 4.1 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Philips Roxane, Inc.
Site Made (City)
St. Joseph
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1968
circa 1968
Date Remarks
Earliest expiry date
Material
styrofoam: white
paper: white; blue; black
glass: clear; blue
rubber: yellow
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a) Top: "5 DOSES Bio. 49 // MEASLES VIRUS VACCINE, // LIVE, ATTENUATED // C // Contains 5 one-dose ampoules of attenuated Edmonston strain vaccine grown on // tissue cultures of canine renal cells and one 4.5 cc. vial of diluent for preparing solu- // tion for injection. Diluent contains 0.05% methylparaben and 0.005% propylparaben // as preservatives. // Prepare solution for injection by slowly adding 0.7 cc. diluent to contents of // ampoule. Gently agitate and allow a few seconds for the contents to dissolve. // DOSE – A single injection of 0.5 cc. of solution prepared as above, administered // subcutaneously into the upper arm; or subcutaneously or intramuscularly into the // upper, outer quadrant of the buttocks. For coadministration of gamma globulin, // see package insert. // Administration to infants under nine months of age is not recommended. // See package insert for contraindications and precautions. // Expiration Date: [printed] // Oct. 15, 1969 [stamped] // Lot No. [printed] // PD804B [stamped] // Stock 4-49-1-70 // Distributed by // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. DETROIT, MICH., U.S.A."; front: "Each dose contains not less than 1000 TCid50 ["50" subscr.] of measles virus vaccine as compared // to U.S. NIH measles virus reference standard, not more than 33 mcg. dihydrostrep- // tomycin sulfate and 17 units of polymyxin B sulfate. // CUT ON DOTTED LINE // Store at temperature between 2° and 8° C (35.6° and 46.4° F.). // Storage at freezing temperature not required. // Protect vaccine from prolonged exposure to direct sunlight."; back: "Manufactured by // PHILIPS ROXANE, INC. ST JOSEPH, MO., U.S.A. // U.S. Licence 376. Canadian Licence 127"; (b-e) "1 DOSE Bio. 49 // MEASLES VIRUS VACCINE, // LIVE, ATTENUATED // 1000 TCID50 ["50" subscr.] // See insert. // US. Licence 376 // Mfd. by Philips Roxane, Inc. // St. Joseph, Mo., U.S.A. // Dist. by Parke, Davis & Co. // Detroit, Mich., U.S.A.// LOT PD 804B // Exp. )ct. 15-69 [stamped]"; (f) same printed text as (b-e) followed by "LOT PD619-1 // Exp. Aug. 24-68"; (g) "4.5 CC. // DILUENT FOR MEASLES VIRUS // VACCINE, LIVE, ATTENUATED // Mfd. by Philips Roxane, Inc. // St. Joseph, Mo., U.S.A. // Dist. by Parke, Davis & Co. // Detroit, Mich., U.S.A. // Contains 0.05% methylparaben and // 0.005% propylpara- // ben as preservatives. // LOT 7404D [stamped]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row B
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Condition Remarks
Label is yellowing, dirty; some dents in styrofoam; labels on ampoules and vial are yellowing.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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animal vaccine injector kit

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Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
Accession Number
000001275 a-g
Description
Kit consists of (a) a cardboard box and (b) its lid, (c) the injector syringe: a metal barrel with a needle tip; inside the barrel is a spring-loaded plunger to push the pellet through the needle; spring is coiled and sprung by means of a metal knob on the side of the barrel that moves through a ho…
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Accession Number
000001275 a-g
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Vaccines
Veterinary Drugs
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Vaccination
MM= Drugs -- vaccines -- container
MM= Injections -- accessories
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
Kit consists of (a) a cardboard box and (b) its lid, (c) the injector syringe: a metal barrel with a needle tip; inside the barrel is a spring-loaded plunger to push the pellet through the needle; spring is coiled and sprung by means of a metal knob on the side of the barrel that moves through a hole cut in the barrel for that purpose; (d) a metal tube that serves as a cap for the needle, (e) a cylindrical plastic vial, stopped with a cork and wrapped in a paper label with one pellet inside, (f) a paper notice, and (g) an instruction leaflet; box is lined with crumpled tissue paper that has not been given an accession number.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box bottom - Size: Length 18.0 cm x Width 3.4 cm x Depth 3.3 cm
b - box lid - Size: Length 18.3 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
c - syringe - Size: Length 14.8 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
d - cap - Size: Length 4.1 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - vial - Size: Length 2.2 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
f - notice - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 4.1 cm
g - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 17.3 cm x Width 10.6 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
cork: brown
paper: white; beige; black; blue
metal: silver
cardboard: brown; grey
plastic: translucent yellow
Inscriptions
(a) Bottom: "MADE IN U.S.A. [stamped]"; (b) left side: "Animal Vaccine // INJECTOR // Syringe No. 17 // C779206 [stamped] // PARKE DAVIS & CO [engraved]"; (e) "BLACKLEG VACCINE // SINGLE Dose: 1 Oid. // Use // before June 1935 // C691502 // PARKE, DAVIS & Co."; (f) "NOTICE // When the syringe was packed it was examined and // found to be in perfect order, and should reach you // in that condition. We cannot, therefore, hold our- // selves resposible for any injury which may occur // to the instrument after its receipt. We do not // accept any syringe for credit or exchange after it // has been used. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., Ltd."; (g) "How to Use the Animal // Vaccine Injector // [text follows] // TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF INFECTION // [text follws] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row D
Condition Remarks
Water mark on box bottom and bottom edge of box top; corners of box top scuffed, dented; no corrosion on syringe or cap; paper label on vial yellowing; vial lip broken, with a piece missing; cork still fits securely; paper leaflets are yellowed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Vaccination
Accession Number
000001281 a-c
Description
Cylindrical glass vial (b) stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal cap around vial neck and lip; a plastic cap is attached to the metal cap such that when the plastic cap is pulled off, the seal on the metal cap is broken; vial is in a cardboard box (a) with a paper leaflet (c)
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Accession Number
000001281 a-c
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Vaccination
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Viral Vaccines
Vaccination
Influenza
MM= Drugs -- vaccines -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
Cylindrical glass vial (b) stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal cap around vial neck and lip; a plastic cap is attached to the metal cap such that when the plastic cap is pulled off, the seal on the metal cap is broken; vial is in a cardboard box (a) with a paper leaflet (c)
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 2.9 cm x Depth 2.9 cm
b - vial - Size: Length 4.4 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
c - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 17.6 cm x Width 10.1 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
Based on expiry date
Material
glass: clear
paper: white; blue; black
cardboard: white; blue
plastic: blue
metal: silver
rubber: pink
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "5 ML. Bio. 1568 // FLUOGEN® // Standardized according to the U.S. Public // Health Service requirements for the // 1973-74 season. // Stock 4-1568-1-70 // PARKE-DAVIS"; bottom: "Preservative: 0.01% thimerosal (mercury deriv.) // Polysorbate 80, USP, added during manufacture. // U.S. Licence No. 1. Canadian Licence No. 1. // Store at temperature between 2° and 8° C. // (36° and 46° F.). // FREEZING DESTROYS POTENCY // Parke, Davis & Company // Detroit, Michigan 48232 U.S.A."; back: "5 ML. Bio. 1568 // INFLUENZA VIRUS VACCINE, BIVALENT // (IMMUNIZING ANTIGEN, ETHER EXTRACTED) // C Contains no less than 1000 CCA units per human dose (0.5 // ml.) in the recommended ratio of 700 CCA units of the A // influenza virus component representative of A/England/ // 42/72 (H3N2) and 300 CCA units of the B influenza virus // component representative of B/Massachusetts/1/71. // PARKE-DAVIS"; top: "USUAL ADULT DOSE – Two intramuscular injections // of 0.5 ml. each, given at least two months apart. See // package insert. // [dose repeated in French] // Prepared from formalin-stabilized, zonally-centrifuged // antigens, ether-extracted from virus propogated in the // extraembryonic fluid of the chick embryo. // U.S. Patent No. 3,105,012"; right side: "5 ML. Bio. 1568 // FLUOGEN // Parke, Davis & Co. // Exp. Date and Lot [printed] Feb. 1, 1975 // 903033B [stamped]"; (b) front: "C // 5 ML. Bio. 1568 // INFLUENZA VIRUS VACCINE, BIVALENT // (IMMUNIZING ANTIGEN, ETHER EXTRACTED) // FLUOGEN® // Contains no less than 1000 CCA units per human dose // (0.5 ml.) in the recommended ratio of 700 CCA units of the A influenza virus component representative of A/England/ // 42/72 (H3N2) and 300 CCA units of the B influenza virus // component representative of B/Massachusetts/1/71. // Parke, Davis & Co., Detroit, Mich. 48232 U.S.A."; back: "USUAL ADULT DOSE – Two // intramuscular injections of 0.5 // ml. each, given at least two months apart. See package // inssert. // Standardized according to the // U.S. Public Health Service // requirements for the 1973-74 // season. // U.S. Lic. No. 1. // Canadian Lic. No. 1. // Exp Date and Lot [printed] // Feb. 1, 1975 // 903033B [stamped]"; bottom: "W // 83 [embossed]"; top: "FLIP // OFF [embossed]"; (c) "C // FLUOGEN® // (INFLUENZA VIRUS VACCINE, BIVALENT) // IMMUNIZING ANTIGEN, ETHER EXTRACTED // PARKE-DAVIS // DESCRIPTION // [text follows] // 121 877800 C-PO // FLUOGEN // (INFLUENZA VIRUS VACCINE, BIVALENT) // IMMUNIZING ANTIGEN, ETHER EXTRACTED // [text continues from DESCRIPTION] // INDICATIONS // [text follows] // 121 877800 2 C - PD // FLUOGEN // (INFLUENZA VIRUS VACCINE, BIVALENT) // IMMUNIZING ANTIGEN, ETHER EXTRACTED // [text continues from INDICATIONS] // CONTRAINDICATIONS // [text follows] // PRECAUTIONS // [text follows] // ADVERSE REACTIONS // [text follows] // 121 877800 3 C-PD // FLUOGEN // (INFLUENZA VIRUS VACCINE, BIVALENT) // IMMUNIZING ANTIGEN, ETHER EXTRACTED // DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION // [text follows] // PACKAGE INFORMATION // [text follows] // REFERENCES // [text follows] // 121 877800 //Parke, Davis & Co. // Detroit, Mi 48232 USA C-PD // A // Issued Aprile 1973 [French translation appears alongside English text throughout]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Box somewhat dirty, dented; no apparent problems wtih vial or leaflet
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.282; CD #8
Images
Less detail

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