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pharmaceutical bottle

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Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870-1920
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002005
Description
Empty clear glass rectangular bottle with sloped shoulders, long neck, no label, no cork stopper; front and back have recessed panels where labels would be affixed.
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Accession Number
014002005
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty clear glass rectangular bottle with sloped shoulders, long neck, no label, no cork stopper; front and back have recessed panels where labels would be affixed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870-1920
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Embossed manufacturer's marks on bottle's base: "298"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 5 Row C
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 16.1 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
Condition Remarks
The front and back faces of the bottle have splotches of light, white filmy residue
Copy Type
Original
Images
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pharmaceutical bottle

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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002006
Description
Empty clear glass rectangular bottle, tapered neck, no cork stopper; faceted sides; tri-faced on the front with a round, flat back; embossed on front face with manufacturer's mark, name and address; embossed manufacturer's mark on base of bottle.
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Accession Number
014002006
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty clear glass rectangular bottle, tapered neck, no cork stopper; faceted sides; tri-faced on the front with a round, flat back; embossed on front face with manufacturer's mark, name and address; embossed manufacturer's mark on base of bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Druggists J. D. B. Fraser & Son
Site Made (City)
Pictou
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottle's front face: "Druggists J. D. B. Fraser + Son // Pictou. N.S. // 3IV"; embossed on base: "BFC CO T // 984"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 3 Row C
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 14.9 cm x Width 5.8 cm x Depth 3.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Looks almost new; limited amount of wear with a small chip on the lip of the bottle neck
Copy Type
original
Images
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Bohemian Dandruff Cure

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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002009
Description
Oval clear glass bottle with cork closure covered in white paper and tied with string; glass has several minor bubbles; small amount of green tinged liquid inside; white paper label on front and contains manufacturer's name, logo and address, product name and instructions for use.
Accession Number
014002009
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Oval clear glass bottle with cork closure covered in white paper and tied with string; glass has several minor bubbles; small amount of green tinged liquid inside; white paper label on front and contains manufacturer's name, logo and address, product name and instructions for use.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
R. D. Stiles, Pharmacist, St. Lawrence Drug Store
Site Made (City)
Pictou
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: white
ink: black, red
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "BOHEMIAN // Dandruff Cure // REMOVES AND PREVENTS // DANDRUFF // DIRECTIONS - Rub well into the roots of the Hair // with a sponge or towel. Don't wash the head while // using, but keep clean by brushing and combing. // PREPARED BY // R. D. STILES. Pharmacist, // St. Lawrence Drug Store // PICTOU, N. S."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 3 Row C
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 15.1 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
Copy Type
original
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Blanchard Blood and Nerve Food

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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002012 a-b
Description
Tall square aqua tinted glass bottle (a) has green paper label on all sides with removable cork closure (b); cork has small amount of wax seal with directions for use; empty.
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Accession Number
014002012 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Tall square aqua tinted glass bottle (a) has green paper label on all sides with removable cork closure (b); cork has small amount of wax seal with directions for use; empty.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle: Length 16.2 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 5.2 cm
b - cork: Length 2.2 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Blanchard Food Cure Company
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
U.S.A.
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: white
ink: black, red
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "1862 1877 // THE BLANCHARD // CONCENTRATED // BLOOD AND NERVE // FOOD // OR // TONIC EXTRACT OF WHEAT // Every quart of this pre- // parathion contains the vital // nutritive qualities contain - // ed in one bushel of wheat. // Beware of Counterfeits! // BLANCHARD // FOOD CURE COMPANY, // NEW YORK, PROPRIETORS. // V. W. BLANCHARD, M.D. // Chemist and Manufacturer. // PRICE, - // $1.00 // GENERAL DIRECTIONS FOR USE // For an adult 1-2 tea -// spoonsful AFTER each meal. // This quantity to be gradually increased in the // course of two weeks to // one - dessert-spoonful. // Its effects being those of food, // it should not be taken in a // quantity sufficient to cause a // sense of oppression in the // region of the stomach, or a // sense of fullness in the head. // to be kept well corked, and to // be shaken before it is taken."; embossed on top: "FOOD // CURE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-2 Row C
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 15.1 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002013
Description
Square brown glass bottle with cork closure and sealed with red paper label containing manufacturer's mark and name; full with brown opaque liquid; embossed manufacturer's name on back of bottle and on the base; tan paper label on front of bottle and contains manufacturer's logo, ingredients, instr…
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Accession Number
014002013
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Square brown glass bottle with cork closure and sealed with red paper label containing manufacturer's mark and name; full with brown opaque liquid; embossed manufacturer's name on back of bottle and on the base; tan paper label on front of bottle and contains manufacturer's logo, ingredients, instructions for use, manufacturer's information, alcohol content and bottle volume.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Od Chem. Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
USA
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
glass: brown
paper: tan, red
ink: black, gold
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Sanmetto // REG. (TRADE MARK) U.S. PAT OF // A preparation of true Sandal - // wood, fresh Saw Palmetto // Berries and Zea // Alcohol 20.6% // DOSE: ONE TEASPOONFUL // FOUR TIMES A DAY // MADE BY // Od Chem. Co. // New York, // U.S.A. // 7 1/2 fluid ounces"; embossed on back: "Od Chem. Co. // NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-2 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 16.3 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle looks like new; label yellowed, brittle; two minor missing pieces on top of lable; cork stopper label shows signs of wear along the edge and lettering is faded
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1890
1915
circa 1890-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002023
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle with sloped ridged shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; graduated measures along back sides; minor amount of transparent amber liquid; tan paper manufacturer's label has manufacturer's name, address, directions for use, and logo displayed.
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Accession Number
014002023
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Insect Repellents
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle with sloped ridged shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; graduated measures along back sides; minor amount of transparent amber liquid; tan paper manufacturer's label has manufacturer's name, address, directions for use, and logo displayed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
The Ottawa Drug Co. Limited
Site Made (City)
Ottawa
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1915
circa 1890-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: tan
ink: green
cork: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "MOSQUITO // OIL // ODC // 8 FL. OZS // WILL NOT INJURE THE // MOST DELICATE // SKIN // FOR MOSQUITOES // BLACK FLIES, GNATS // FLEAS, ETC. // DIRECTIONS - Apply freely // to face and hand, or if // preferable, to handkerchief // or pillow. // THE OTTAWA DRUG CO // LIMITED // OTTAWA - CANADA."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 5 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper is yellowed, shows minor wear along edges, surface has minor grime and missing a minor section on both upper corners; a thin layer of black residue covers the exterior of the cork
Copy Type
Original
Images
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pharmacist's dispensing bottle

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Dates
1890
1903
circa 1890-1903
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002025
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass pharmacists dispensing bottle tapered at neck with sloped shoulders; without stopper or label; embossed with a dispensing druggist's name and address.
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Accession Number
014002025
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent rectangular glass pharmacists dispensing bottle tapered at neck with sloped shoulders; without stopper or label; embossed with a dispensing druggist's name and address.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
J. D. B. Fraser & Son, Druggists
Site Made (City)
Picton
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1903
circa 1890-1903
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed: "DRUGGISTS // J. D. B. FRASER & SON // PICTON, N. S. // 3ii"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 5 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 11.8 cm x Width 4.6 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Provided by donor
Research Facts
The bottle was manufactured by the BFC Company, Diamond Glass Company.
Images
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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002042
Description
Cylindrical white milk glass jar of mentholatum ointment (a) with silver metal screw on cap (b) closure and thin oilskin cap liner (c) full of thick gold substance; tan paper label includes product name, directions for use, the manufacturer's name, address, and signature of authenticity.
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Accession Number
014002042
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- jar
Description
Cylindrical white milk glass jar of mentholatum ointment (a) with silver metal screw on cap (b) closure and thin oilskin cap liner (c) full of thick gold substance; tan paper label includes product name, directions for use, the manufacturer's name, address, and signature of authenticity.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
The Mentholatum Co.
Site Made (City)
Bridgeburg
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: white
metal: silver
paper: tan
ink: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "MENTHOLATUM // AN EXTERNAL APPLICATION TO RELIEVE OR SOOTHE // SORE THROAT, HEADACHE , BURNS, CATARRH, MUSCULAR RHEUMATISM // BRUISES, SUNBURN, CHAPPED HANDS, CROUP, // HAY FEVER, INSECT BITES, ETC. // DIRECTIONS: APPLY OVER PART AFFECTED; BARBERS // WILL FIND THIS AN // ANTISEPTIC AND HEALING APPLICA- // TION AFTER CLOSE SHAVING // IF NOT IN DRUG STORE // MAILED ON RECEIPT // OF PRICE. // SEE DIRECTIONS // IN BOOKLET”; embossed on cap: "MENTHOLATUM"; embossed on jar's base: "MENTHOLATUM // REG // TRADE // MARK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 5.4 cm x Diam. 4.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Printed on label.
Research Facts
Product used to treat skin and muscular illnesses, as well as other common illnesses.
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Dates
1885
1900
circa 1885-1900
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002051
Description
Empty transparent pressed glass cylindrical bottle with fluted sides, wide bottom and without glass stopper; Bitters hand-etched on flattened area.
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Accession Number
014002051
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- bitters -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent pressed glass cylindrical bottle with fluted sides, wide bottom and without glass stopper; Bitters hand-etched on flattened area.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Dates
1885
1900
circa 1885-1900
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Etched: "Bitters"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 16. 8 cm x Diam. 7.7 cm
Condition Remarks
edges show wear, neck has several fine cracks and scratches
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Dr. Van Buren's Kidney Cure

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Dates
1885
1900
circa 1885-1900
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002053
Description
Empty rectangular transparent aqua-tinted glass bottle with minor bubbles in glass for a patent medicine with sloped shoulders and a long neck, recessed beveled side panels; tapered at the neck without stopper; tan paper label covers one side; label lists the manufacturer, price and directions for …
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Accession Number
014002053
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty rectangular transparent aqua-tinted glass bottle with minor bubbles in glass for a patent medicine with sloped shoulders and a long neck, recessed beveled side panels; tapered at the neck without stopper; tan paper label covers one side; label lists the manufacturer, price 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
Lowden & Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1900
circa 1885-1900
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: green
paper: tan
ink: black
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottle under paper label: "GRAY'S // VITA (two letters illegible) NE;" printed on label: "DR. VAN BUREN'S // KIDNEY CURE // A SURE REMEDY FOR // Bright's Disease, Stone in the Kidneys // and Bladder, Dropsy, Catarrh of // the Bladder, Pains in the // Back or Female Weak- // ness, and all Kidney // Diseases. // PRICE, - $1.00 // Directions - Shake the bottle well // before taking the medicine. The bowels // should be kept open - a movement once a // day is essential. // The diet must be of the most nutritious // kind, and should consist only of LIGHT FAR- // INACEOUS SUBSTANCES, RARE BEEF STEAKS, // MUTTON CHOPS, BEEF TEA, BROTHS, MILK, // GRAHAM BREAD, TOMATOES AND ASPARAGUS. // ALL rich or greasy food, as well as Po- // tatoes, Cabbage, Hot Bread, Cakes, Pies, // Tea, Coffee, Salt Meats of all kinds, Beer, // Wine and Spirits, ARE STRICTLY FORBIDDEN. // Clothing should be of the warmest kind, // and flannel must always be worn next the // skin. // Full directions, with the description of // these diseases, will be found in our Pam- // phlet, which can be obtained by addressing // LOWDEN & CO."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-9 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 4.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Label is yellowed and brittle; frayed along all edges with a minor tear along the upper right hand corner; and a minor light brown stain along the upper left hand side
Copy Type
Original
Images
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