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Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil label

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Dates
1848
circa 1848
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001521
Description
Thin paper label for Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil from The Ideal Pharmacy; blue ink used; in the middle is a facsimile of a fishing schooner in full sail on the ocean, with three fishermen wearing sou'westers; another schooner in the distance.
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Accession Number
996001521
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Cod Liver Oil -- ephemera
Respiration Disorders -- drug therapy -- ephemera
Emaciation -- drug therapy -- ephemera
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- ephemera
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Thin paper label for Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil from The Ideal Pharmacy; blue ink used; in the middle is a facsimile of a fishing schooner in full sail on the ocean, with three fishermen wearing sou'westers; another schooner in the distance.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
The Ideal Pharmacy (product)
Site Made (City)
Milwaukee
Site Made (State)
Wisconsin
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1848
circa 1848
Date Remarks
Wisconsin became a state; probably after
Material
paper: blue
Inscriptions
"PURE // NORWEGIAN // COD // LIVER // OIL // PREPARED // FROM // FRESH // COD // LIVERS // Warranted the sweetest & most palatable oil obtainable // FOR CONSUMPTION and all // PULMONARY AFFECTIONS // also EMACIATION and DEBILITY arising from DISEASE. // DIRECTIONS: For Adults: One tablespoonful three // times a day after meals. For Children One half to // One tablespoopful to be gradually increased. // T.L. BAARTH, PROP. // COR. HOLTON AND CENTER STREETS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.6 cm. x Width: 6.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Slight age/sun discolouration; small tear at top edge, between the middle and right
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Note "tablespoonful" is misspelled the second time as "tablespoopful"; also note that 996.001.522 is very similar to this ad, although produced by a different company
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Popular German Names of Domestic Drugs and Medicines [reference booklet]

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Dates
1897
circa 1897
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001889
Description
Booklet with light brown cover listing "Popular German Names of Domestic Drugs and Medicines"; stapled.
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Accession Number
996001889
Author
Dr. F. R. Hoffmann
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Pamphlets
Drugs
Dictionaries, Polyglot
Description
Booklet with light brown cover listing "Popular German Names of Domestic Drugs and Medicines"; stapled.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Pharmaceutical Review Publishing Co.
Site Made (City)
Milwaukee
Site Made (State)
Wisconsin
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1897
circa 1897
Date Remarks
Publication date on cover
Material
paper: light brown; black; white
Inscriptions
Front reads: "Popular German Names // OF // Domestic Drugs and Medicines // Volksthumliche Deutsche // Arzneimittel-Namen // COMPILED BY // DR FR. HOFFMANN // Revised and Enlarged Edition // MILWAUKEE: 1897 // PHARMACEUTICAL REVIEW PUBLISHING COMPANY"; back is blank
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder E
Dimension Notes
Length: 22.1 cm. x Width: 15.0 cm. x Depth: 0.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Front cover discoloured at edges; staples have rusted; front cover partially torn from bottom edge to first staple; tear, top left corner; rubbing and rough edge, top right
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
See "Introduction" of booklet
Images
Less detail