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pocket medicine case

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997002433 a-k
Description
A rectangular double folded leather set of pocket pharmaceutical case (a) with leather loops to hold ten glass vials with metal screw-top caps (b-k) in two separate groups of six; missing two vials; all vials are empty; without labels; each section has two leather side flaps to contain contents; on…
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Accession Number
997002433 a-k
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
A rectangular double folded leather set of pocket pharmaceutical case (a) with leather loops to hold ten glass vials with metal screw-top caps (b-k) in two separate groups of six; missing two vials; all vials are empty; without labels; each section has two leather side flaps to contain contents; once folded metal snap closure.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - case - Size (folded): Length 10.7 cm x Width 9.1 cm x Depth 4.3 cm
b - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
c - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
d - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
e - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
f - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
g - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
h - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
i - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
j - vial - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Diam. 1.4 cm
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
The J. F. Hartz Co. Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Donor
Material
leather: black, brown
glass: clear
metal: grey, brown
ink: yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on upper flap interior: " THE J. F. HARTZ Co., LIMITED // TORONTO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-5
Condition Remarks
Leather worn on main exterior flap and edges; leather slightly hardened; minor green / blue corrosion on several metal caps; vial interiors contain powdery residue
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous Faculty of Medicine #: 997.001.968 a-k; CD #6
Exhibit History
On exhibit in the Friend - Vandewater Galler in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
Images
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Dates
1930
1931
circa 1930-1931
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Archival, Box
Ephemera
Communication
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Archival, Box
Ephemera
Communication
Accession Number
997002489 a-b
Description
Empty rectangular cardboard box with lid (a) with a mailing label and stamp affixed and base (b); green one cent stamp; addressed to Dr. H. C. Mabee from the Ciba Company ltd.
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Accession Number
997002489 a-b
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Archival, Box
Ephemera
Communication
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Archival, Box
Ephemera
Communication
MeSH Heading
Postal Service
Product Packaging
Description
Empty rectangular cardboard box with lid (a) with a mailing label and stamp affixed and base (b); green one cent stamp; addressed to Dr. H. C. Mabee from the Ciba Company ltd.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box lid - Size: Length 10.3 cm x Width 7.4 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
b - box bottom - Size: Length 9.9 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
Ciba Company Limited
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1931
circa 1930-1931
Date Remarks
Based on date of stamp on box lid (a)
Material
paper: brown, cream
ink: black, blue, red, green
metal: grey
tape: clear
Inscriptions
printed on lid (a): "For Dr. H. C. Mabee, // Odessa, // Ontario", "CIBA COMPANY // LIMITED // 1900 St. Antoine St. // Montreal"; handwritten on bottom (b): "Asthma // [Illeg.] // [Illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-3 Box G
Condition Remarks
Box lid (a) has been taped together and mailing label has several areas of loss; metal shows some signs of corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Owned by Dr. Horace. C. Mabee, M.D., C. M. of Kingston. Labels (997.002.490 a-d) and instructions (997.002.491) were contained within this box which was found in medicine case (997001959 a).
Exhibit History
On display in the Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall removed January 27, 2010
Images
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Dr. H. C. Mabee [prescription product labels]

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Dates
1935
1945
circa 1935-1945
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Ephemera
Communication
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Ephemera
Communication
Accession Number
997002490 a-d
Description
Prescription labels printed in ink with adhesive backings; label book (a) is printed wtih blue ink with red wax strip runs along the top holding labels together; labels in a pack (b) have adhered to one another and are printed in black ink; label with rightmost edge cut off (c) is printed in black …
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Accession Number
997002490 a-d
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Ephemera
Communication
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Accounts
Ephemera
Communication
MeSH Heading
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Prescription labels printed in ink with adhesive backings; label book (a) is printed wtih blue ink with red wax strip runs along the top holding labels together; labels in a pack (b) have adhered to one another and are printed in black ink; label with rightmost edge cut off (c) is printed in black ink in the same style as (a), with remnants of red wax strip along top; small rectangular labels (d) 8 small poison labels printed in red
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - Labels - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Width 6.3 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
b - Labels - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 0.1cm
c - Labels - Size: Length 6.3 cm x Width 6.2 cm
d - Labels - Size: Length 5.1 cm x Width 2.2 cm
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Dates
1935
1945
circa 1935-1945
Material
paper: cream
ink: blue, black, red
wax: red
Inscriptions
printed on label (a): "DR. H. C. MABEE // OFFICE HOURS: // 2 TO 4 P.M. // 7 TO 8 P.M.", "PHONE LI 8-7474 // KINGSTON, ONTARIO"; label (b): "HORACE C. MABEE, M.D., C.M. // Office Hours: // 11 to 12 a.m. // 2 to 4 p.m. // 7 to 8:30 p.m.", "79 William Street // KINGSTON // PHONE 286"; label (c): "DR. H. C. MABEE // OFFICE HOURS: // 7 TO 8 P.M. // 2 TO 4 P.M."; labels (d): "POISON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Condition Remarks
All labels have begun to curl and have yellowed; paper has become embrittled
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Labels (997.002.490 a-d) as well as instructions (997.002.491) were contained within box (997.002.489 a-b) which was found within medicine case (997001959 a)
Research Facts
Owned by Dr. Horace. C. Mabee, M.D., C. M. of Kingston.
Exhibit History
On display in the Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall removed January 27, 2010
Images
Less detail
Dates
1920
1930
1920 - 1930
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997001959 a-vv
Description
A rectangular leather medical case (a) with 3 removable trays (b, c, d) of medicine vials (e-vv); vial (e) is glass with a black metal screw top; vials (f, g, i, k-q, v-y, bb, ll) are glass with metal screw-top caps; vials (h, j, r-u, z, aa, cc-kk, mm-vv) have cork stoppers in the top; all vials ar…
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Accession Number
997001959 a-vv
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
MM= Drug Case -- conventional medicine
Description
A rectangular leather medical case (a) with 3 removable trays (b, c, d) of medicine vials (e-vv); vial (e) is glass with a black metal screw top; vials (f, g, i, k-q, v-y, bb, ll) are glass with metal screw-top caps; vials (h, j, r-u, z, aa, cc-kk, mm-vv) have cork stoppers in the top; all vials are labelled using slices of the labels in 997002489.
Number Of Parts
48
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 31.4 cm x Width 19.2 cm x Depth 15.5 cm
b - tray - Size: Length 27.8 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
c - tray - Size: Length 27.8 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
d - tray - Size: Length 27.8 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
e - vial - Size: Length 7.2 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
f - vial - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
g - vial - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
h - vial - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
i - vial - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
j - vial - Size: Length 8.4 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
k - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
l - vial - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
m - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
n - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
o - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
p - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
q - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
r - vial - Size: Length 8.1 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
s - vial - Size: Length 8.1 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
t - vial - Size: Length 8.1 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
u - vial - Size: Length 8.1 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
v - vial - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
w - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
x - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
y - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
z - vial - Size: Length 8.4 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
aa - vial - Size: Length 8.2 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
bb - vial - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
cc - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
dd - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
ee - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
ff - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
gg - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
hh - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
ii - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
jj - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
kk - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
ll - vial - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
mm - vial - Size: Length 13.7 x Diam. 2.0 cm
nn - vial - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
oo - vial - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
pp - vial - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
qq - vial - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
rr - vial - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
ss - vial - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
tt - vial - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
uu - vial - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
vv - vial - Size: Length 14.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
Provenance
Dontated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University; the case was owned by Dr. Horace. C. Mabee, M.D., C. M. of Kingston..
Dates
1920
1930
1920 - 1930
Date Remarks
Based on date of stamp on shipping box of new labels
Material
leather: black
metal: grey
glass: clear
paint: black
cork: brown
paper: cream
Inscriptions
printed on vial (e): “s[Illeg.]da – Bicarb”; (f): “Cal 1/4”; (g): “Cal + // so[Illeg.]”; (h): “Amino // [Illeg.]lline // [Illeg.]; (i): “Tumin[Illeg.] // 1 ½ - ¼ gr”; (j): “Nitro // glycerine”; (k): “Torman”; (l): “[Illeg.]gitalis // 1 ½”; (m): “soda // Bicarb”; (n): “Asthma”; (o): “cal 1/10”; (p): “sodium amptal iii”; (q): “camphor // opii Tannin”; (r): “Asthma”; (s): “Chlorodyne”; (t): “sodium // salicylate”; (u): “Trigesic”; (v): “soda // bicarb”; (w): “sulfa // 7 ½ “; (x): “[Illeg.] // Children”; (y): “sulfa 7 ½ // gr”; (z): “K.I”; (aa): “Codine // ¼”; (bb): “mercury”, “POISON”; (cc): “B[Illeg} // s[Illeg.]”, “POISON”; (dd): “Friars // Balsam”; (ee): “[Illeg.] // Hydrate // Co”; (ff): “arom // spls // ammonia”; (gg): “sulfa”; (hh): “na Br”; (ii): “Casceema”; (jj): “Hyper // Tension”; (kk): “ APC + C”; (ll): “APC”; (mm): “ARC + C”; (nn): “APC”; (oo): “H. H. (o)”; (qq): “B // Chloro // dyne”; (ss): “wine”; (tt): “Bronchial // (P)”; (uu): “Syr nebite // Pine Co”; (vv): “Squille[Illeg.] // (o)”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
All labels are printed with his name and there is a shipping box addressed to him within the case (997002489); CD #1
Exhibit History
On display in the Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall removed January 27, 2010
Images
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