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extract of yerba santa

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7855
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Accession Number
1980.18.239
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and a paper label.
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Accession Number
1980.18.239
MeSH Heading
Expectorants
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Material
glass: clear
paper: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row D
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Haema-foda blood food tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7865
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.248 a-b
Description
A cardboard box contains a wooden, cylindrical container wrapped in paper; circular attached.
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Accession Number
1980.18.248 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- hematinics
Description
A cardboard box contains a wooden, cylindrical container wrapped in paper; circular attached.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
container - Size: Length 6.4 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
box
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Fruitatives Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Ottawa
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
cardboard: red; yellow; black
wood
Paper
Inscriptions
Printed on box: ""HÆMA-FODA" // "BLOOD FOOD // TABLETS" COMPOUND // "HÆMA-FODA" // BEST // LOOD // UILDER [the "B" is enlarged and used for all three words] // FRUITATIVES LIMITED // OTTAWA, CANADA"; directions for use are given on the box in both English and a foreign language [French?]; from circular: "An iron tonic, a blood builder, and a health restorer." "It is a new blood food easily assimilated and digested together with the best nerve tonic known to the Medical profession." "When taking them see that there is Intestinal and Bowel Action." "Hæma-foda is suitable for all ages, men, women, and children over 6 years of age, and any person who is weak, pale, and exhausted."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
The box is battered and worn.
Copy Type
Original
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Dr. Cowan's Herbal Ointment

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7870
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
1980.18.252
Description
A round tin full of a salve.
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Accession Number
1980.18.252
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Hemorrhoids -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin full of a salve.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Griffiths & Macpherson Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: green; black
Inscriptions
Printed on the lid: "NATURES REMEDY // DR. COWAN'S // HERBAL OINTMENT // "FOR THE HEALING // OF THE NATION." // THE GRIFFITHS & MACPHERSON // MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS // TORONTO, CANADA // PRICE 50 // CTS"; directions engraved on bottom of tin.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-6 Row D
Temporary Location
On exhibit “Quack: The Exhibit that cures all” at Museum of Health Care, 29 June 2017.
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.4 cm x Diam. 5.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.253
Description
A round metal tin with embossing on the lid; full of an ointment; wrapped in cellophane.
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Accession Number
1980.18.253
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round metal tin with embossing on the lid; full of an ointment; wrapped in cellophane.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
Embossed on lid: "– MA – LE – NA – // TRADE // REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. // MARK // DETROIT, MICH U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row F
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.7 cm x Diam. 6.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1980.18.254
Description
A round metal tin containing ointment; wrapped in paper.
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Accession Number
1980.18.254
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Analgesics
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- anti-inflammatory
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round metal tin containing ointment; wrapped in paper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
The Brandreth Co.
Site Made (City)
Ossining
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: beige; black; red
paper: beige; black
Inscriptions
Printed inside circle on lid: "SALVA-CEA // (TRADE MARK) // ALLAYS IRRITATION // SUBDUES INFLAMMATION // RELIEVES PAIN // THE BRANDRETH CO. // 274 CANAL ST. // N.Y."; printed in a band around this circle: "A UNIVERSAL EXTERNAL REMEDY ABSOLUTELY SAFE MANF. OSSINING, N.Y."; printed in a band around this: "GUARANTEED BY THE BRANDRETH CO. UNDER THE FOOD & DRUGS ACT [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.0 cm x Diam. 5.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Kapsol Ferri Iodidi

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7873
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.255
Description
A round tin containing a syrup.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.255
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- hematinics
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin containing a syrup.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: yellow; brown; black
Inscriptions
Printed on lid: "'Kapsol' // Ferri Iodidi // Equivalent [illeg.] // Syrup, Ferri Iodidi // Allen & Hanburys Ltd. // [illeg.] // LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row A
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.8 cm x Diam. 8.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Tin has many scratches.
Copy Type
Original
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acid boric compressed tablet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7876
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.258
Description
A square glass bottle with tiny shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body, ending in a large lip and a cork; paper label; filled with white tablets.
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Accession Number
1980.18.258
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Wounds and Injuries
Disinfection
Antisepsis
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter-- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A square glass bottle with tiny shoulders and a neck almost the size of the body, ending in a large lip and a cork; paper label; filled with white tablets.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Shuttleworth Chemical Co.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: beige; black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "COMPRESSED TABLETS // Acid Boric // Properties: Antiseptic // DOSE: [illeg.] // SHUTTLEWORTH CHEMICAL CO. // Limited // Manufacturing Chemists, [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 5 Row D
Length
10.5 cm
Width
3.8 cm
Depth
3.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Torn label; #2: no cracks or chips in the bottle; cork appears whole; top red paper covering loose on one side; paper label yellowed, dirty, and torn in the lower proper left quadrant.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
Agnes Etherington Art Centre - July 2002
"When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017
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pharmacy bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7877
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Accession Number
1980.18.259
Description
A two-mould cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a medium-wide neck and a wide lip; closed with a cork.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.259
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
Description
A two-mould cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a medium-wide neck and a wide lip; closed with a cork.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Material
glass: aqua
cork: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row F
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fluid extract blackberry

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7879
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Accession Number
1980.18.260
Description
A two-mould cylindrical glass bottle with sharply rounded shoulders, a narrow neck, and a lip; closed with a cork; paper label; half full of contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.260
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Diarrhea -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A two-mould cylindrical glass bottle with sharply rounded shoulders, a narrow neck, and a lip; closed with a cork; paper label; half full of contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Lyman, Knox & Co.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: brown; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row E
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fluid extract yellow dock

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7880
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Accession Number
1980.18.261
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with sharply rounded shoulders, a narrow neck, and a lip; closed with a cork; paper label; half full of contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.261
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- digestive disorders
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with sharply rounded shoulders, a narrow neck, and a lip; closed with a cork; paper label; half full of contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Lyman, Knox & Co.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: brown; black; red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row E
Images
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