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Essentials of Diseases of the Skin, 5th Edition [medical reference book]

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Dates
1903
Collection
Robert McKenzie Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dermatology
Accession Number
013007005
Description
Small blue fabric covered book on medical topics in the field of dermatology; front cover contains the publisher's name, title and author printed in white ink; spine also has the title of the book printed on it in white ink; numerous illustrations of skin diseases; starting from the table of conten…
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Accession Number
013007005
Author
Henry W. Stelwagon, M.D., PhD
Collection
Robert McKenzie Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Dermatology
Description
Small blue fabric covered book on medical topics in the field of dermatology; front cover contains the publisher's name, title and author printed in white ink; spine also has the title of the book printed on it in white ink; numerous illustrations of skin diseases; starting from the table of contents to the index, pages 11 to 276; this does not include the prefaces and additional pages, which outline other books published by W.B. Saunders & Company; inside of the book consists of content printed in blank ink and drawings / images to accompany the content in black ink and monochrome, respectively.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's great-grandfather, Robert McKenzie, M.D, graduated from McGill University Class of 1905.
Maker
W. B. Saunders & Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
The United States of America
Dates
1903
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream, brown
ink: black, white
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
On the front: "Saunders' Question Compends // ESSENTIALS OF // DISEASES OF THE SKIN // HENRY W. STELWAGON, M.D., PhD; on the spine: "ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKIN; on the frontispiece: "DORLAND'S // AMERICAN ILLUSTRATED // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // For Students and Practitioners"; "THE // AMERICAN POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY"; "PREFACE TO FOURTH EDITION"; "PREFACE TO FIRST EDITION"; "CONTENTS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
18.4 cm
Width
13.0 cm
Depth
2.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The spine and edges of the book are worn; there are stains on the back cover
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail

promotional pill holder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15120
Dates
1980
2015
circa 1980-2015
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
017020013
Description
Rectangular blue plastic pill holder with an attached self hinged lid and six equal compartments inside with white text on the top advertising "Peters Drugs Ltd,"
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Accession Number
017020013
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Advertisements
Pharmacies -- advertisements
Pharmacy -- advertisements
Drug Storage
Description
Rectangular blue plastic pill holder with an attached self hinged lid and six equal compartments inside with white text on the top advertising "Peters Drugs Ltd,"
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Dr. Jacalyn Duffin, MD, PhD, a hematologist and historian who held the Hannah Chair of the History of Medicine at Queen's University from 1988 to 2017.
Dates
1980
2015
circa 1980-2015
Date Remarks
Date based on design, text style, and material, as well as the history of Peters Drugs
Material
plastic: blue
ink: white
Inscriptions
Printed on top: "Peters Drugs Ltd. // Established 1930 // 640 King St. West // Kingston. Ont Ph: (613) 546-5165 // Rx PharmaChoice"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A7-6
Length
8.6 cm
Width
5.9 cm
Height
1.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor scratches
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
https://www.petersdrugs.ca/about-us
Research Facts
Peters Drugs is a small, family run pharmacy established in 1930 in Portsmouth Village, now part of Kingston.
Images
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