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bitter root box

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8014
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.86 a-b
Description
A cardboard box containing a packet tied with a string; contents are bitter root herbs.
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Accession Number
1980.18.86 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Herbal
Description
A cardboard box containing a packet tied with a string; contents are bitter root herbs.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
box - Size: Length 23.4 cm x Width 10.1 cm x Depth 6.1 cm
packet
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
American Drugs
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
cardboard: brown
paper: brown; light brown; black
herbs: brown
fabric: off-white
Inscriptions
On label on packet: "BITTER ROOT"; "AMERICAN DRUGS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-5 Row G
Copy Type
Original
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yellow parilla root

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8015
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.87
Description
A packet tied with a string and wrapped in plastic; contents are parilla root herbs.
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Accession Number
1980.18.87
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Herbal
Description
A packet tied with a string and wrapped in plastic; contents are parilla root herbs.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
American Drugs
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
paper: light brown; dark brown
plastic: clear
herbs: brown
fabric: off-white
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Yellow Parilla Root"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-5 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Label torn in half; package in poor condition; NOTE: handle with care.
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
Accession Number
1980.18.88
Description
A clear, cylindrical glass inhaler with a rubber stopper.
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Accession Number
1980.18.88
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Respiratory Therapy
Asthma
Administration, Inhalation -- instrumentation
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation -- inhaler
Description
A clear, cylindrical glass inhaler with a rubber stopper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Whitall, Tatum & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: clear
rubber: black
Inscriptions
Embossed on the bottom of the inhaler: "W.T. and Co."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-13
Dimension Notes
Length 19.5 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber - requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
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Cresolene Antiseptic Throat Tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8017
Dates
1808
1910
1880-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1980.18.89
Description
A rectangular cardboard box filled with 24 tablets.
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Accession Number
1980.18.89
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
A rectangular cardboard box filled with 24 tablets.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
The VapoCresoline Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1808
1910
1880-1910
Material
cardboard: yellow; black
Inscriptions
Printed on box: "Cresoline ANTISEPTIC Tablets // THROAT // TRADE MARK. // put up by // The VapoCresoline Co. // 62 Cortlandt St., New York // U.S.A."; "A simple effective and safe remedy for coughs, sore throat, and irritable conditions of the throat."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 7.2 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The package is worn in some areas.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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Dates
1850
1880
circa 1850-1880
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.9
Description
Cylindrical clear glass bottle with a narrow neck and a glass stopper with faceted edges; white enamel with gold border and black text curved label affixed to bottle; empty with residue of a reddish brown liquid; stopper stuck in neck.
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Accession Number
1980.18.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Description
Cylindrical clear glass bottle with a narrow neck and a glass stopper with faceted edges; white enamel with gold border and black text curved label affixed to bottle; empty with residue of a reddish brown liquid; stopper stuck in neck.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Myron Swartz.
Dates
1850
1880
circa 1850-1880
Material
glass: clear
paper: white
ink: black
solid substance: dark brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "OL. CEDAR"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-2
Dimension Notes
Length 18.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label torn and frayed at edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Research Facts
Surprisingly, cedarwood essential oil has antifungal, antiseptic, diuretic, astringent and sedative properties. It has the power to improve your skin, help with organ function, tighten muscles, improve metabolism and benefit your digestive system.
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preparation spatula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8019
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.90
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade cut square.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.90
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade cut square.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: grey
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 34.5 cm x Width 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Blade tarnished and scratched; handle worn; #2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
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preparation spatula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8020
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.91
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade has rounded edges.
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Accession Number
1980.18.91
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade has rounded edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: grey
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 31.9 cm x Width 3.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Rust on blade; #2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
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preparation spatula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8021
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.92
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade cut square.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.92
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade cut square.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: grey
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 18.8 cm x Width 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Blade rusted and scratched; #2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
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preparation spatula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8022
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.93
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade has rounded edges.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.93
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Compounding
Description
Flat spatula has a wooden handle and a metal blade tapering to fit into the handle; end of blade has rounded edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
John Maris & Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
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: grey
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 19.2 cm x Width 1.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Blade rusted; nail to hold blade to handle is missing; #2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
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Coors evaporating dish

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8025
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
1980.18.98
Description
A white porcelain bowl with a pouring lip.
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Accession Number
1980.18.98
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Chemistry, Clinical -- instrumentation
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- dish -- evaporating
Description
A white porcelain bowl with a pouring lip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Coors
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
porcelain: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-2
Dimension Notes
Diam. 15.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
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