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Dates
1860
1890
circa 1860-1890
Collection
Eleanor E. Anderson Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000008001
Description
Ivory handled corkscrew with an elongated tear drop handle and a metal spiral at the other end; metal center and spiral is one continuous piece; two ivory pieces pressed into either side of the handle.
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Accession Number
000008001
Collection
Eleanor E. Anderson Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Description
Ivory handled corkscrew with an elongated tear drop handle and a metal spiral at the other end; metal center and spiral is one continuous piece; two ivory pieces pressed into either side of the handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. and Mrs. Kidd of Ottawa, Ontario; Dr. Kidd graduated from Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1929; Mrs. Kidd graduated from the Ottawa Civic Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1925. Dr. John Franklin Kidd (1865-1932).
Dates
1860
1890
circa 1860-1890
Material
metal: dark grey
ivory: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-1
Length
9.8 cm
Width
1.8 cm
Depth
0.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The metal shows some signs of corrosion; the ivory is beginning to deteriorate in the corners.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Internet: "Collector Cafe: Other Types of Corkscrews"
Research Facts
The perfume corkscrew was used to remove the cork stoppers from small bottles such as medicine bottles or perfume bottles; they were particularity popular in between 1880-1910; they were used before metal screw tops were readily available.
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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graduation pin plaque

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Dates
1886
1975
circa 1886-1975
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
003044001 a-h
Description
A brass plaque displaying seven graduation pins; the pins (b-h) are arranged in an arc pattern and begin with the oldest on the left and progressing to the newest on the right; the pins are mounted on circular cloth discs and are attached to string which is strung through buttons on the back of th…
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Accession Number
003044001 a-h
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
A brass plaque displaying seven graduation pins; the pins (b-h) are arranged in an arc pattern and begin with the oldest on the left and progressing to the newest on the right; the pins are mounted on circular cloth discs and are attached to string which is strung through buttons on the back of the plaque.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - plaque
b - 1st pin
c - 2nd pin
d - 3rd pin
e - 4th pin
f - 5th pin
g - 6th pin
h - 7th pin
Provenance
Displayed in a gallery at PCCC Mental Health Services; owned by the School of Nursing Alumnae of the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Maker
F. T. Moon
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1886
1975
circa 1886-1975
Date Remarks
The date is engraved on the plaque
Material
metal: yellow; white, red, green, blue, silver
Inscriptions
"1886 GRADUATION PINS 1971" engraved in the centre of the plaque and on the back; "MADE BY F.T. MOON 1975" engraved on the lower left corner "R H K" printed on the front of the first pin and "A. Porter // 1908" engraved on the back "PROVINCIAL - HOSPITALS - ONTARIO -" printed on the front of the second pin and "STERLING" embossed on the back "PROVINCIAL // HOSPITALS // TRAINING // SCHOOL" printed on the front of the third pin with "STERLING" printed on the back "ONTARIO // HOSPITALS // TRAINING // SCHOOL" printed on the front of the fourth pin with "STERLING" printed on the back "ONTARIO // HOSPITALS // TRAINING // SCHOOL" printed on the front of the fifth pin with "EDWARDS // IOM L" printed on the back "ONTARIO // HOSPITAL // SCHOOL // OF NURSING" printed on the front of the sixth pin with "M. P. DEYO // 1968 // ALLISON IDK" engraved on the back "ONTARIO PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL // SCHOOL OF NURSING" printed on the front of the seventh pin with "STERLING" printed on the back
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
a - plaque - Length 30.9 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
b - 1st pin - Depth 0.6 cm x Diam 2.2 cm
c - 2nd pin - Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
d - 3rd pin - Depth 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
e - 4th pin - Depth 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
f - 5th pin - Depth 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
g - 6th pin - Depth 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
h - 7th pin - Depth 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Plaque has some damage and scuff marks, particularly around the edges and corners; the pins are in very good condition
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
The pins represent the range of styles given out to School of Nursing graduates between 1886 and 1971 although the earliest pin is actually only from 1908; the owner of the sixth pin was killed and her mother gave the pin to the alumnae.
Exhibit History
On exhibit, (b): Providence Continuing Care Centre: "Rockwood Asylum: Refuge and Renewal 1878–1905" from Feb. 13, 2007 to 24 Nov 2016.
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Cuticura Resolvent

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Dates
1883
1910
circa 1883-1910
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996001331
Description
Square light aqua bottle with long cylindrical neck and a tooled, plain broad sloping collar; all four panels are recessed; the front and back have attached printed paper labels which list product information; both side panels have embossed lettering; full of Cuticura Resolvent and sealed with a co…
Accession Number
996001331
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Skin Care
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Square light aqua bottle with long cylindrical neck and a tooled, plain broad sloping collar; all four panels are recessed; the front and back have attached printed paper labels which list product information; both side panels have embossed lettering; full of Cuticura Resolvent and sealed with a cork in the neck with a paper seal over top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M.Chiong for his patent medicine collection, from Goodrich, USA in Oct.1993.
Maker
Potter Drug & Chemical Corporation
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1883
1910
circa 1883-1910
Material
glass: light aqua
paper: orange; black; off-white
cork: beige
Inscriptions
Bottle neck embossed, "6 OZS."; left side embossed, "CUTICURA TREATMENT // FOR AFFECTIONS // OF THE SKIN"; right side embossed, "POTTER DRUG & CHEMICAL // CORPORATION // BOSTON, U.S.A."; front label reads, "CUTICURA // RESOLVENT // CONTAINS 20% ALCOHOL // 6 FL. OZ. NET // CUTICURA // RESOLVENT // A Gentle // Alterative // Tonic and // Aperient // Prepared by // POTTER DRUG & CHEMICAL CORP. // BOSTON, U.S.A. // LABORATORIES, // MALDEN, MASS."; back label lists instructions
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.7 cm. x Width: 4.9 cm. x Depth: 4.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
The bottle has no chips or cracks; there is some hazing and wear; the bottle is unused and unopened and the cork continues to seal it; both labels are complete and legible; back label shows minor staining; paper seal over the cork is missing small sections, but can be read
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, pp. 19 & 21; "Nostrums & Quackery" (1st ed.), pp. 434-435; "Secret Nostrums and Systems" compiled by Charles W. Oleson, p. 53
Research Facts
Used to treat skin diseases
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infant feeding bottle

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Dates
1880
1900
circa 1880-1900
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996020005
Description
Ttriangluar shaped moulded glass nursing bottle with flat bottom and tooled lip; narrow circular opening at the top for cork closure, missing cork; sides slope downwards and outwards, giving the bottle a bulging triangular shape; faint purplish tinge to glass; mould lines along sides visible; one s…
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Accession Number
996020005
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Feeding Methods
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
MM= Bottle Feeding -- bottle
Pediatrics -- instrumentation
Bottle Feeding -- instrumentation
Description
Ttriangluar shaped moulded glass nursing bottle with flat bottom and tooled lip; narrow circular opening at the top for cork closure, missing cork; sides slope downwards and outwards, giving the bottle a bulging triangular shape; faint purplish tinge to glass; mould lines along sides visible; one side of the bottle has an embossed graduated scale with a vertical line and 16 horizontal lines; the numbers 8 (at the top) down to one at the base are spaced out between the horizontal lines, and the word "OUNCES" beneath the opening; embossed on back enclosed within a circle and the name "THE STERLING".
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Pat Blair and obtained from father.
Dates
1880
1900
circa 1880-1900
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Embossed on top: "THE STERLING // OUNCES"; embossed on bottom: "557"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D1-
Length
13.7 cm
Width
9.1 cm
Depth
5.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Jan. 27, 2004: glass cloudy, occluded in places; some nicks; 1996: no chips, cracks or wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
Reference Comments
Pat Blair; Sears & Roebuck Co. Catalogue 1897
Research Facts
Sears & Roebuck Co. 1897 Catalogue
Exhibit History
On exhibit in Paediatric case at Museum; Nov. 21 1997
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instrument sterilizer

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Dates
1885
1920
circa 1885-1920
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997037046 a-c
Description
(a) A deep, narrow rectangular copper box with manufacture seams and narrow elongated handles on both ends; the upper edge is machine-crimped with a rounded lip traversing the perimeter; the copper lid (b) is a flat piece of metal soldered in an upright position, half an inch just inside the outer …
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Accession Number
997037046 a-c
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Description
(a) A deep, narrow rectangular copper box with manufacture seams and narrow elongated handles on both ends; the upper edge is machine-crimped with a rounded lip traversing the perimeter; the copper lid (b) is a flat piece of metal soldered in an upright position, half an inch just inside the outer edge; this lip fits inside the main box to provide a good seal; the sieve tray (c) is a flat piece of steel with upturned sides with large squared handles protruding at both ends; the surface of the sieve tray has 57 holes (3 rows of 19), allowing for the free flow of water over the instruments placed in the tray
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box (incl. handles) - Size: Length 41.5 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 39.0 x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
c - sieve tray - Size: Length 38.0 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Provenance
Used by Dr. C. H. Bird or Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
Wilmot Castle Co.
Dates
1885
1920
circa 1885-1920
Date Remarks
Wilmot Castle founded in 1883
Material
metal: brown; grey
Inscriptions
Stamped on lid: "CASTLE" inside a diamond shape; on the opposite end of the lid: "25"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-M2-5
Condition Remarks
Sterilizer shows significant oxidation but is very clean and has little inactive corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments," 21st Edition, by The Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 3051 (similar to item 5056-S) (see attached photocopy)
Exhibit History
On exhibit: Listerism: Antisepsis and the Roots of Modern Surgery," Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada; Ottawa, 30 May 2013.
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Nestlé's Milk Food for Infants

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Dates
1886
1905
circa 1886-1905
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997037492 a-d
Description
Manufacturer's sample of baby food consists of a rectangular tan paper box of heavy paper, with printed labelling on all four sides; contains a cylindrical, sealed, close-topped metal tin with printed labelling on the visible side; tin is wrapped in additional folded paper inside the packing box; t…
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Accession Number
997037492 a-d
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Milk
Food, Fortified
Infant Food
Description
Manufacturer's sample of baby food consists of a rectangular tan paper box of heavy paper, with printed labelling on all four sides; contains a cylindrical, sealed, close-topped metal tin with printed labelling on the visible side; tin is wrapped in additional folded paper inside the packing box; top panel of box is missing, but package remains unopened; two duplicate separate sheets of paper advertising the "Best" Nurser and The "Clongfast" Nipple with drawn illustrations including cleaning instructions and testimonials from satisfied customers written in English and French.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 6.9 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 4.5 cm
b - box - Size: Length 6.9 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
c - printed sheet - Size: Length 22.8 cm x Width 15.6 cm
d - printed sheet - Size: Length 22.8 cm x Width 15.6 cm
Provenance
Used by either Dr. H. Godfrey Bird or Dr. C.H. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Maker
Nestlé's Food Co.
Site Made (City)
Vevey
Site Made (Country)
Switzerland
Dates
1886
1905
circa 1886-1905
Date Remarks
The company was formed in 1886; in 1905, Nestlé's became Nestlé and Anglo-Swiss Milk Company.
Material
paper: tan
metal: white; rust
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed label on bottle top: "HENRY [illeg.] // [illeg.] // Leeming Miles & [illeg.] // Montreal // Sole agents for Canada"; printed label on side, with crest consisting of birds clustered around a nest: "--TRIAL PACKAGE -- // NESTLÉ'S // MILK FOOD // For Infants // Prepared in VEVEY, Switzerland"; side: testimonial from Prof. Sydney Ringer; side: printed crest, two cherubs delivering Nestlé's Food to a stork overseeing a nest of human babies; "Give the Babies // "NESTLÉ'S FOOD""; up one side: "COPYWRITED"; fourth side: handwritten address "Mr. (Dr.) [illeg.] H. Bird // Gananoque // Ont."; printed label: "TO THE POSTMASTER // Should this package miscarry, // we will pay return postage, // THE LEEMING MILES CO. // Limited // MONTREAL"; on printed sheets: (b) ""THE BEST" NURSER // PRICE // 25 CTS. // A "CLINGFAST" // NIPPLE free with each bottle"; (c) "Nouveau Biberon Hygienique "THE BEST" // LA TETINE "CLINGFAST"
Permanent Location
(a,d) Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row D
(b,c) Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 20
Condition Remarks
The box is worn; the open edge is crumbling slightly; the paper is stained and appears to have sustained water and acid damage; the crest side also has stains from an unidentified foreign substance; there also appears to be some mould on the closed end of the box; packing paper is brittle and crumbling.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Nestlé Co. Web site; CD #7
Research Facts
The Nestlé Web site gives official company history; the "Best" Nurser and the "Clingfast" Nipple were manufactured for the Gotham Company, New York, distributed by the Leeming, Miles Co., Ltd., sole agents for Canada.
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Cherry Tooth Wash

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Dates
1885
1900
circa 1885-1900
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002020
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with slightly sloped shoulders, tapered at long neck with decorative grey, pointed metallic stopper stuck in opening; approximately half full of murky brown liquid with heavy residue floating when bottle is moved; yellow paper manufacturer's label affixed on front sid…
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Accession Number
014002020
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Dentifrices
Dental Cleansers
Oral Hygiene
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with slightly sloped shoulders, tapered at long neck with decorative grey, pointed metallic stopper stuck in opening; approximately half full of murky brown liquid with heavy residue floating when bottle is moved; yellow paper manufacturer's label affixed on front side contains printed directions for use, the manufacturer's name, and imagery of a smiling young woman's head and shoulders; back of bottle affixed with two paper manufacturer's labels printed with consumer warranty and trade mark; white paper manufacturer's label surrounds neck of bottle printed with manufacturer's name.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
W. D. Cannon Jr. & Co. Perfumers
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1885
1900
circa 1885-1900
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: clear
paper: yellow, white
ink: gold, red, black, blue
metal: gray
Inscriptions
Printed on front label: "CHERRY // TOOTH // WASH // SPRINKLE A FEW // DROPS ON THE BRUSH // THOROUGHLY RUB THE // TEETH, RINSE THE MOUTH // WITH WATER // MANUFACTURED // EXCLUSIVELY BY // W. D. CANNON JR & CO // Chicago, Ill."; on neck label: “ W. D. CANNON, JR. & CO. // PERFUMERS”; label on back: “ CONSUMER’S WARRANTY. // We will refund price paid for this // article at retail if used as directed // and unsatisfactory upon delivery of same to us, contents one-half used. W. D. Cannon, Jr. & Co.”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 3 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 13.8 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
label has overall grime; labels show minor frays and discoloration around edges; bottleneck's label contains missing piece
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1875
1899
circa 1875-1899
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002050
Description
Tall narrow transparent cylindrical glass bottle with long neck and sealed grey lead seal closure; seal has embossed crown; full of transparent golden liquid; orange paper label has imagery of olives on a branch; the manufacturer's name, address, and logo.
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Accession Number
014002050
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Plant Oils
Household Articles
Description
Tall narrow transparent cylindrical glass bottle with long neck and sealed grey lead seal closure; seal has embossed crown; full of transparent golden liquid; orange paper label has imagery of olives on a branch; the manufacturer's name, address, and logo.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Goldberg Bowen & Company
Site Made (City)
San Francisco
Site Made (State)
California
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1875
1899
circa 1875-1899
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: orange
ink: red, brown
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "SIERRA MADRE // CALIFORNIA // FIRST PRESSING FROM SELECTED // OLIVES // GOLDBERG BOWEN & CO // SOLE AGENTS // WINE & TEA MERCHANTS // 432 PINE ST. SAN FRANCISCO"; embossed on bottle's base: "78"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 32.9 cm x Diam. 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along label edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002057
Description
Transparent rectangular clear glass bottle of Russian Oil with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; 3.0 mm of transparent golden liquid at bottle's base; bottle is embossed with measurement information; rectangular cream paper label printed with product name and the manufac…
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Accession Number
014002057
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Massage
Arthritis
Description
Transparent rectangular clear glass bottle of Russian Oil with sloped shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; 3.0 mm of transparent golden liquid at bottle's base; bottle is embossed with measurement information; rectangular cream paper label printed with product name and the manufacturer's name and address in blue ink, minor bubbles in blown glass.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Clifford Sine, Druggist
Site Made (City)
Gananoque
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
cork: tan
paper: cream
ink: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "RUSSIAN OIL // CLIFFORD SINE // CITY // DRUG STORE // DRUGGIST // GANANOQUE, ONT."; Embossed on bottle's face: 8 FL. OZ // WARRANTED // FULL 1/2 PINT"; embossed on bottle's base: "8443"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-9 Box 2
Dimension Notes
Length 17.7 cm x Width 7.7 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Label is discoloured, minor missing sliver near upper right corner; cork is missing approximately a third, cork's top is stained brown; interior is covered with light film of pale oil substance
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002060 a-b
Description
Rectangular wooden crate (a) with wooden intersecting dividers to create twelve compartments and wood shavings on the base; three rusted nails for holding missing lid on top edge; oval cream paper label without visible text on one end of box; original sawdust used as packing material was kept.
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Accession Number
014002060 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Description
Rectangular wooden crate (a) with wooden intersecting dividers to create twelve compartments and wood shavings on the base; three rusted nails for holding missing lid on top edge; oval cream paper label without visible text on one end of box; original sawdust used as packing material was kept.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 23.5 cm x Width 17.5 cm x Depth 10.5 cm
b - divider - Size: Length 21.6 cm x Width 16.2 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
H. W. W.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
Greater London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-10 Box 3
Condition Remarks
Wood exterior is uneven, minor cracks running along edges; nails are rusted and protruding; compartment dividers of crate are missing a section; decorations and text are worn off paper label; 0.5 cm gap along one side of base bottom
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Contents of crate in 0010-A2-10 Box 6
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