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100,000,000 Guinea Pigs [reference book]

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Dates
1935
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001904
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless.
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Accession Number
996001904
Author
Arthur Kallet and F. J. Schlink
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in 1990.
Maker
The Vanguard Press (publisher); H. Wolff Estate (printer)
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1935
Date Remarks
Latest publishing date
Material
paper: black; yellow
Inscriptions
"100,000,000 // GUINEA // PIGS // Dangers in Everyday Foods, // Drugs, and Cosmetics // By // ARTHUR KALLET // Consumer's Research // and // F.J. SCHLINK // Consumer's Research // Co-author with ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.7 cm. x Width: 14.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration and dirt; paper cover is bent and torn, and held by piece of tape along top binding
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Secret Nostrums and Systems [book]

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Dates
1894
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001907
Description
Cloth-bound paper book called "Secret Nostrums and Systems" by Charles W. Oleson, M.D.; book contains recipes on a number of popular patent medicines
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Accession Number
996001907
Author
Charles W. Oleson, M.D.
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter
Description
Cloth-bound paper book called "Secret Nostrums and Systems" by Charles W. Oleson, M.D.; book contains
recipes on a number of popular patent medicines
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in Aug. 1994
Maker
Oleson & Co. (publisher); Knight, Leonard & Co. (printers)
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1894
Date Remarks
Latest copyright date
Material
paper: burgundy
fabric: green-grey
Inscriptions
"SECRET NOSTRUMS // AND SYSTEMS // OLESON & CO."; inside: "SECRET NOSTRUMS // AND // SYSTEMS OF
MEDICINE // A BOOK OF FORMULAS // COMPILED BY // CHARLES W. OLESON, M.D. (HARVARD) ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.9 cm. x Width: 13.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; cover is a little worn in spots (especially binding) and a "coffee
ring" is on the back
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
Images
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Nostrums and Quackery [book]

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Dates
1911
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001908
Description
Cloth-bound paper book called "Nostrums and Quackery"; contains reports on many patent medicines which failed to abide by the laws concerning medicines.
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Accession Number
996001908
Author
Unknown
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Quackery -- history
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter
Description
Cloth-bound paper book called "Nostrums and Quackery"; contains reports on many patent medicines which failed to abide by the laws concerning medicines.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in 1990.
Maker
American Medical Association
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1911
Date Remarks
Date of first edition
Material
paper: grey-green; black
fabric: red
Inscriptions
"NOSTRUMS // AND // QUACKERY"; inside: "Articles of the Nostrum Evil and Quackery // Reprinted from The Journal of the // American Medical Association // PART I - QUACKERY // PART II ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Length
22.5 cm.
Width
15.2 cm.
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; binding is worn in several places along covers; cover binding coming loose from pages; some staining/dirt on back cover
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Nostrums and Quackery Vol. II [book]

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Dates
1921
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001909
Description
Cloth-bound paper book called "Nostrums and Quackery Vol. II", by Arthur J. Cramp, M.D.; contains a lot more information than Vol. I.
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Accession Number
996001909
Author
Arthur J. Cramp, M.D.
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Quackery -- history
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter
Description
Cloth-bound paper book called "Nostrums and Quackery Vol. II", by Arthur J. Cramp, M.D.; contains a lot more information than Vol. I.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in 1990.
Maker
American Medical Association
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1921
Date Remarks
Dated
Material
paper: yellow; black
fabric: green
Inscriptions
"NOSTRUMS // AND // QUACKERY // VOLUME 2"; inside: "Nostrums and Quackery // Articles on the Nostrum Evil, Quackery and Allied Matters // Affecting the Public Health; Reprinted With or // Without ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 21.9 cm. x Width: 15.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; a little wearing along the binding and second page of the book is ripping away from the binding
Copy Type
Original
Images
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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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