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The Dispensatory of the United States of America 20th Ed [pharmaceutical reference book]

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Dates
1918
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001926
Description
Hardbound fabric covered book consisting of an index of a variety of diseases listed alphabetically; finger indentations on side edge for reference to certain sections; indentations represent letters of the alphabet; 2010 pages.
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Accession Number
996001926
Author
Joseph P. Remington, Horatio C. Wood, Samuel P. Sadtler, Charles H. LaWall, Henry Kraemer, John F. Anderson
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dispensatories
Description
Hardbound fabric covered book consisting of an index of a variety of diseases listed alphabetically; finger indentations on side edge for reference to certain sections; indentations represent letters of the alphabet; 2010 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. Miguel Chiong; donated to museum by his sister Mirta Chiong
Maker
J. B. Lippincott Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1918
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
fabric: light brown
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on first page: "THE DISPENSATORY // OF // THE UNITED STATES // OF AMERICA // TWENTIETH EDITION // JOSEPH P. REMINGTON, PH.M., F.C.S. // HORATIO C. WOOD, JR., M.D. // SAMUEL P. SADTLER, PH.D., LL.D. // CHARLES H. LAWALL, PH.D. M. // HENRY KRAEMER, PH.G., PH.D. // JOHN F. ANDERSON, M.D. // PHILADELPHIA AND LONDON // J. B. LIPPINCOTT COMPANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 26.6 cm x Width 18.9 cm x Depth 11.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Cover worn from use
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum (North Gallery Room 1013): "Electricity and the Invisible Ray," Oct. 2006 - Feb 2016.
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United States Dispensatory 8th Ed [reference book]

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Dates
1849
Collection
Eleanor E. Anderson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
000008007
Description
Hardbound leather covered book describing medicinal substances, including their natural histories, methods of preparation, commercial history, medicinal properties and applications; handwritten notes on first few pages; 1380 pages.
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Accession Number
000008007
Author
George B. Wood & Franklin Bache
Collection
Eleanor E. Anderson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dispensatories
Description
Hardbound leather covered book describing medicinal substances, including their natural histories, methods of preparation, commercial history, medicinal properties and applications; handwritten notes on first few pages; 1380 pages.
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).
Maker
Grigg, Elliot, and Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1849
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow
leather: brown, black
Inscriptions
Stamped on spine: "UNITED STATES // DISPENSATORY // BY // WOOD & BACHE"; typed and affixed to inside front cover: "GEORGE HAY"; printed inside front cover: "DISPENSATORY // OF THE // UNITED STATES OF AMERICA // BY // GEORGE B. WOOD, M.D. // EIGHTH EDITION // CAREFULLY REVISED // PHILIDEPHIA: // GRIGG // ELLIOT // AND CO.".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
24.2 cm
Width
15.5 cm
Depth
7.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Severe foxing of pages; leather shows fading and tearing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
Reference Comments
Comments in donor file
Research Facts
Dr. Kidd graduated from Queen's Medical school in 1929; Mrs. Kidd graduated from the Ottawa Civic Hospital nursing in 1925.
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precipitator documentation

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Dates
1974
circa 1974
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Allergy Division Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
993010005 a-i
Description
Original documents for 993.010.004 = semi-automatic multiple sample precipitator including: a+b = B/W photographs of machine set up; c = description of machine; d+e = working mechanical diagrams; f+g = unpacking instructions; h+i = replacement parts list
Accession Number
993010005 a-i
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Allergy Division Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Air Pollution, Indoor
Description
Original documents for 993.010.004 = semi-automatic multiple sample precipitator including:
a+b = B/W photographs of machine set up; c = description of machine; d+e = working mechanical
diagrams; f+g = unpacking instructions; h+i = replacement parts list
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a-b - photograph x 2 - Size: Length 13.5 cm. x Width 9.0 cm.
c-i - instructions, diagrams - Size: Length 27.8 cm. x Width 21.5 cm.
Maker
Otto Hiller Co.
Site Made (City)
Madison
Site Made (State)
Wisconsin
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1974
circa 1974
Date Remarks
date on photographs
Material
paper: black; white; yellow
Inscriptions
"OTTO HILLER CO. // P.O. Box 1294 // MADISON, WIS. 53701 USA"
Condition Remarks
wrinkled; creased
Research Facts
Stored in file; documentation for precipitator 993.010.004
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The Dispensatory of the United States of America 18th Ed [reference book]

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Dates
1833
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
009045009 a-b
Description
Hardbound fabric covered book (a) with illustrations describing the diseases of the human body; front cover has plain embossed border; title stamped on the spine; loose paper (b) with chemical measurements was found within the book; 1982 pages.
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Accession Number
009045009 a-b
Author
George B. Wood and Franklin Bache
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dispensatories
Description
Hardbound fabric covered book (a) with illustrations describing the diseases of the human body; front cover has plain embossed border; title stamped on the spine; loose paper (b) with chemical measurements was found within the book; 1982 pages.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - book
b - paper
Provenance
Found in collections.
Maker
Grigg & Elliot
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1833
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
Stamped on the spine: "UNITED STATES // DISPENSATORY // EIGHTEENTH EDITION // WOOD REMINGTON & SADTLER"; handwritten on the first page: "PROPERTY // Of // F. D. BUCK // 548 JOHNSON ST. // KINGSTON ONT // FROM 'RAY' FARLEY PHMB. // AUG. 1967 // From // JACK WILLSON Phar PHMB. // 1203 - 700 WILSON ROAD // OSHAWA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
(a) 2005-3
(b) 2005-2-5 Box 17
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
a - book - Size: Length 25.5 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 11.0 cm
b - paper - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear along edges; water staining on the edges of the pages; loose spine
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On Display (a): “Potions, Pills and Prescriptions”, Gallery B: Case # 1, Museum of Health Care, 2001 - 28 Jan 2017.
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