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Horsfords Acid Phosphate [advertising trade card]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2721
Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Mental Health
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Pharmacy, General
Archival, Mental Health
Mental Health
Mental Health, Treatment
Accession Number
996001684
Description
Small paper trade card for Horsfords Acid Phosphate; front: chromolithograph in pink and black of a young girl; back: description of the product.
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Accession Number
996001684
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Mental Health
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Pharmacy, General
Archival, Mental Health
Mental Health
Mental Health, Treatment
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy -- advertisements
Mental Health
Mental Health -- archival
Mental Health -- archival -- advertisments
Mental Health -- archival -- promotional
Mental Health -- illness -- depression
Mental Health -- treatment
Mental Health -- treatment -- drugs
Mental Health -- treatment -- patent medicine -- cure all -- quackery
Description
Small paper trade card for Horsfords Acid Phosphate; front: chromolithograph in pink and black of a young girl; back: description of the product.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Rumford Chemical Works
Site Made (City)
Providence
Site Made (State)
Rhode Island
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Material
paper: black; pink
Inscriptions
Front: "HORSFORDS ACID PHOSPHATE // FOR MENTAL & PHYSICAL // EXHAUSTION, DYSPEPSIA &C. // IT MAKES A // DELICIOUS DRINK // WITH WATER & SUGAR ONLY. // RUMFORD CHEMICAL WORKS // PROVIDENCE, R.I."; back: "[Pre]pared according to the directions of Prof. E.N. HORSFORD, // of Cambridge, Mass. // FOR DYSPEPSIA, // [In]digestion, Headache, Mental & Physical // Exhaustion, ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder D
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.5 cm. x Width: 8.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Quite age/sun discoloured; back: rip along left edge near middle; five areas where top paper has been ripped off; "ADA" written on top in pencil
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
See 996.001.684-.686; "Step Right Up" by Brooks McNamara, inserts #9, 12; "The Snake-Oil Syndrome" by A. Walker Bingham, p. 128, inserts #3, 36, 48
Research Facts
Made children's story books; also makes a Bread Preparation, Rumford Yeast Powder, and Horsford's baking powder
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Horsfords Acid Phosphate [advertising trade card]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2723
Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Mental Health
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Pharmacy, General
Archival, Mental Health
Mental Health
Mental Health, Treatment
Accession Number
996001686
Description
Small paper trade card for Horsfords Acid Phosphate; front: chromolithograph of a young girl in pink and white.
  2 images  
Accession Number
996001686
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Mental Health
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Pharmacy, General
Archival, Mental Health
Mental Health
Mental Health, Treatment
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Dyspepsia -- drug therapy -- advertisements
Mental Health
Mental Health -- archival
Mental Health -- archival -- advertisments
Mental Health -- archival -- promotional
Mental Health -- illness -- depression
Mental Health -- treatment
Mental Health -- treatment -- drugs
Mental Health -- treatment -- patent medicine -- cure all -- quackery
Description
Small paper trade card for Horsfords Acid Phosphate; front: chromolithograph of a young girl in pink and white.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Rumford Chemical Works (product)
Site Made (City)
Providence
Site Made (State)
Rhode Island
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1860
1900
circa 1860-1900
Date Remarks
Chromolithography
Material
paper: black; pink; grey; white
Inscriptions
Front: "HORSFORDS ACID PHOSPHATE // FOR MENTAL & PHYSICAL // EXHAUSTION, DYSPEPSIA &C. // OUR PET // IT MAKES A DELICIOUS DRINK // WITH WATER AND SUGAR ONLY."; back: "Prepared according to the directions of Prof. E.N. HORSFORD, // of Cambridge, Mass. // FOR DYSPEPSIA, // Indigestion, Headache, Mental & Physical // Exhaustion, Nervousness, Hysteria, Night Sweats of Consumption, etc. ...."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder D
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.9 cm. x Width: 7.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; front: slight stain along bottom middle from back and small piece of top paper from bottom right; back one spot where top paper has been lifted off surrounded by red and another with the red still attached (paper of some sort?)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Research Facts
Made children's story books; also makes a Bread Preparation, Rumford Yeast Powder, and Horsford's baking powder
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Maman, dis-moi...tout sur les menstruations [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15073
Dates
1964
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Gynaecology
Accession Number
016012006
Description
Small paper booklet, bound by two staples; discusses menstruation and the onset of puberty, development of young girls; written in French; partial red stamp from the Sudbury District Health Unit on the front cover; includes exercises to relieve cramps, medical diagrams of female; ideal weights by h…
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Accession Number
016012006
Author
Janette Bertrand
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Archival
Menstruation
Gynecology
Description
Small paper booklet, bound by two staples; discusses menstruation and the onset of puberty, development of young girls; written in French; partial red stamp from the Sudbury District Health Unit on the front cover; includes exercises to relieve cramps, medical diagrams of female; ideal weights by height; last pages feature Modess brand feminine sanitary products; includes monthly calendars from September 1964 to August 1966 and glossary; 32 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collection belonged to the donor.
Maker
Johnson & Johnson
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1964
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream, purple
ink: black, purple, blue, red
Inscriptions
On the front: "Janette Bertrand // maman, dis-moi... // tout sur les menstruations"; on the inside: "May 20. Anita Brunet. 1965 // A MES FILLES... // Celles que j'ai mises au monde et // vous toutes que mon coeur // a adoptees"; "presente par // Johnson&Johnson // LIMITEE // Fabricants des produits d'hygiene feminine Modess* // Texte redige par Janette Bertrand avec la collaboration du // docteur Real Chenier, gynecologue // *Marque deposee // Lithographie au Canada"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
17.7 cm
Width
12.6 cm
Depth
0.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Exhibit History
On loan to THEMUSEUM for exhibit 'Menstration' L-2019-1 12 Feb - 12 June 2019; returned to storage 8 June 2019
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Very Personally Yours [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15074
Dates
1961
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Gynaecology
Accession Number
016012007
Description
Small paper booklet, bound by two staples; discusses menstruation and the onset of puberty, development of young girls; partial red stamp from the Sudbury District Health Unit on the front cover; includes exercises to relieve cramps, medical diagrams of female; feature Kotex brand feminine sanitary…
  2 images  
Accession Number
016012007
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Archival
Menstruation
Gynecology
Description
Small paper booklet, bound by two staples; discusses menstruation and the onset of puberty, development of young girls; partial red stamp from the Sudbury District Health Unit on the front cover; includes exercises to relieve cramps, medical diagrams of female; feature Kotex brand feminine sanitary products; includes monthly calendars from January 1962 to June 1963; 20 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collection belonged to the donor.
Maker
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1961
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, green, pink
Inscriptions
On the front: "Very Personally // Yours"; on the inside: "Very Personally Yours"; "What goes on // Time for a change"; "Life Story of an Egg"; "Continuous Performance"; "Would You Believe it"; "Be in the know"; "Just use Common Sense // 'taint Necessarily So"; "For the record // Napkin disposal"; "S.O.S // Trouble shooters"; "Keep going in Comfort"; "Objective: Perfection"; "Try all Three // Keep it secure"; "Caring for your Kotex Belt // Using Your Kotex Belt"; "Dainty is // as Dainty does // Curious about Tampons?"; "To Curb Cramps"; "Your Personal Calendar by Kotex"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
17.2 cm
Width
12.7 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Exhibit History
On loan to THEMUSEUM for exhibit 'Menstration' L-2019-1 12 Feb - 12 June 2019; returned to storage 8 June 2019
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Very Personally Yours [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15075
Dates
1961
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Gynaecology
Accession Number
016012008
Description
Small paper booklet, bound by two staples; discusses menstruation and the onset of puberty, development of young girls; partial red stamp from the Sudbury District Health Unit on the front cover; includes exercises to relieve cramps, medical diagrams of female; feature Kotex brand feminine sanitary…
  2 images  
Accession Number
016012008
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Archival
Menstruation
Gynecology
Description
Small paper booklet, bound by two staples; discusses menstruation and the onset of puberty, development of young girls; partial red stamp from the Sudbury District Health Unit on the front cover; includes exercises to relieve cramps, medical diagrams of female; feature Kotex brand feminine sanitary products; includes monthly calendars from January 1962 to June 1963; 20 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collection belonged to the donor.
Maker
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1961
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream, white
ink: black, green, pink
Inscriptions
On the front: "Very Personally // Yours"; on the inside: "Very Personally Yours"; "What goes on // Time for a change"; "Life Story of an Egg"; "Continuous Performance"; "Would You Believe it"; "Be in the know"; "Just use Common Sense // 'taint Necessarily So"; "For the record // Napkin disposal"; "S.O.S // Trouble shooters"; "Keep going in Comfort"; "Objective: Perfection"; "Try all Three // Keep it secure"; "Caring for your Kotex Belt // Using Your Kotex Belt"; "Dainty is // as Dainty does // Curious about Tampons?"; "To Curb Cramps"; "Your Personal Calendar by Kotex"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
17.2 cm
Width
12.7 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
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