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Burdock Blood Bitters

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001157
Description
Large rectangular clear glass bottle; three recessed panels each with embossed writing in glass; one flat side where label would have been adhered; cylindrical neck with screw-on metal cap.
Accession Number
996001157
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- bitters -- container
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Large rectangular clear glass bottle; three recessed panels each with embossed writing in glass; one flat side where label would have been adhered; cylindrical neck with screw-on metal cap.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased but no additional information available.
Maker
The T. Milburn Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
metal: black
Inscriptions
The T. Milburn Co. Ltd. // Burdock // Blood // Bitters // Toronto, Ont.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-2 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 22.8 cm. x Width: 7.6 cm. x Depth: 4.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Lid rusted badly
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Mentioned in "The Great American Fraud", p. 21; artifact 996.001.664 indicates product was marketed as a restorative
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001158
Description
Large rectangular amber glass bottle; one recessed panel with embossed writing in glass; cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper
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Accession Number
996001158
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Large rectangular amber glass bottle; one recessed panel with embossed writing in glass; cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Kingston in Aug. 1993.
Maker
Rawleigh
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: amber
Inscriptions
"Rawleigh's"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-2 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 21.9 cm. x Width: 7.7 cm. x Depth: 4.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Accumulation of surface dirt and deposits on both interior and exterior of bottle.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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hydrogen peroxide

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996001159
Description
Large circular amber glass bottle; blue, yellow and cream paper label adhered to one side of bottle; screw-on lid.
Accession Number
996001159
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Disinfectants
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Description
Large circular amber glass bottle; blue, yellow and cream paper label adhered to one side of bottle; screw-on lid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Kingston in
Aug. 1993
Maker
Drug Trading Company Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
glass: amber
paper: blue; yellow; cream
metal: white
Inscriptions
Certified // Solution of // Hydrogen // Peroxide // ... // Drug Trading Company // Limited //
Toronto Canada
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.9 cm. x Diam. : 7.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label torn, ripped and dog-eared, particularly on upper left corner
Copy Type
Original
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Wellcome Tincture of Digitalis

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Dates
1914
circa 1914
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
Accession Number
996001160
Description
Square amber glass bottle; paper labels on two sides of bottle; one label is much longer than the other; cylindrical neck with cork stopper.
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Accession Number
996001160
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Digitalis
Cardiotonic Agents
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Square amber glass bottle; paper labels on two sides of bottle; one label is much longer than the other; cylindrical neck with cork stopper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Ottawa from Scott Jordan in Feb. 1994.
Maker
Burroughs, Wellcome & Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1914
circa 1914
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Wellcome // Tincture of // Digitalis // British Pharmacopoeia 1914 // Poison // Burroughs, Wellcome & Co. // London (Eng.) // 16 Fl. oz. (455 cc.)"; "Wellcome Chem Works" embossed in glass on bottom of bottle
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 21.2 cm. x Width: 6.6 cm. x Depth: 6.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper labels are discoloured and very brittle; appears to be deposits on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
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Fraser's Chamomilla Comp.

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Psychiatry
Accession Number
996001161
Description
Square clear glass bottle; paper label on one side of bottle; cylindrical neck with a cork which does not fit and may not be original.
Accession Number
996001161
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Psychiatry
MeSH Heading
Stress -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Square clear glass bottle; paper label on one side of bottle; cylindrical neck with a cork which does not fit and may not be original.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection.
Maker
The Fraser Tablet Company
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream; black
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Fraser's // Chamomilla // Comp. // A diffusible Nerve Tonic // Made by // The Fraser Tablet Company // New York
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 5 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.3 cm. x Width: 5.7 cm. x Depth: 5.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bottom has been broken into several pieces and taped back together; paper label is discoloured and stained
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001162
Description
Circular amber glass bottle; one large paper label with black text; cylindrical neck with cork stopper; contents inside.
Accession Number
996001162
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Circular amber glass bottle; one large paper label with black text; cylindrical neck with cork stopper; contents inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
United Drug Company
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: amber
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
4 fluid ounces // Fluid Extract // Rumex // N.F. (4th Ed.) // Yellow Dock // Rume N. F. Species // No: - FE 272 // Contains 34 per cent Alcohol // United Drug Company // Boston, USA
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 5 Row C
Length
12.5 cm
Diameter
5.7 cm
Condition Remarks
** Bottle leaks ** ; paper slightly discoloured
Copy Type
Original
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Golden-seal Extract

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001163
Description
Circular amber glass bottle; two paper labels, one on either side of bottle; cylindrical neck with cork stopper.
Accession Number
996001163
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Circular amber glass bottle; two paper labels, one on either side of bottle; cylindrical neck with cork stopper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Scott Jordan in Ottawa in Feb. 1994.
Maker
National Drug and Chemical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: amber
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
National // Pharmaceutical // Laboratory // Fluid Extract // Golden-seal // prepared by // National Drug and Chemical Company of Canada, Limited // Manufacturing Chemists // Montreal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 4 Row C
Length
12.9 cm
Diameter
5.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Paper label is discoloured, ripped and coming off bottle
Copy Type
Original
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Hawker's Balsam of Tolu and Wild Cherry

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001164
Description
Rectangular green clear glass bottle; three recessed panels each with embossed writing in glass; paper label on one flat side; long cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper
Accession Number
996001164
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Cough -- drug therapy
Antitussive Agents
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular green clear glass bottle; three recessed panels each with embossed writing in glass;
paper label on one flat side; long cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
The Hawker Medicine Co.
Site Made (State)
New Brunswick
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: green
Inscriptions
Hawker's // Balsam of // Tolu and wild cherry // a safe and reliable remedy for // Coughs,
Colds // Bronchitis, Hoarseness, &c. // ... // The Hawker Medicine Co., // N.B.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 2 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.2 cm. x Width: 5.2 cm. x Depth: 2.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Overall coating of white substance; paper label discoloured, dog-eared and torn; substance
inside bottom of bottle
Copy Type
Original
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Bi-Sulph. Mercury

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001165
Description
Large clear glass cylindrical bottle; wide cylindrical neck with cork stopper; contents in bottle; two paper labels on one side of bottle
Accession Number
996001165
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Mercury Compounds
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Large clear glass cylindrical bottle; wide cylindrical neck with cork stopper; contents in
bottle; two paper labels on one side of bottle
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA,
in Oct. 1993
Maker
McClure, Walker & Gibson
Site Made (City)
Albany
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Bi-sulph. Mercury // McClure, Walker & Gibson // Wholesale Druggists // Albany, N.Y. 15 &
17 Norton St.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.9 cm. x Diam. 5.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper labels discoloured and slightly brittled
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001166
Description
Large tinted-green glass bottle; three recessed panels each with embossed writing on glass; one flat side with paper label on it; long cylindrical neck with cork stopper; some contents inside.
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Accession Number
996001166
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Large tinted-green glass bottle; three recessed panels each with embossed writing on glass; one flat side with paper label on it; long cylindrical neck with cork stopper; some contents inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA, in Oct. 1993.
Maker
J.M. Grosvenor M.D.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: green
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
J.M. Grosvenor M.D. // Liveraid // New York // Liveraid // General Directions // shake the
bottle before using // ... //
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-1 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.4 cm. x Width: 7.3 cm. x Depth: 4.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
** Bottle leaks **; label discoloured, stained with what appear to be tide marks.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
According to its label, appropriate dosage of this product was reached when the patient moved his bowels twice daily; this meant that it functioned as a cathartic but was sold as a liver or health tonic.
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