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Dr. O. Phelps Brown's Herbal Ointment

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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
996001034
Description
Short square glass bottle; slight tint of green; short and wide cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper; paper label on two sides; label is held on by plastic over paper; paper appears to be newsprint of some kind; partial contents inside.
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Accession Number
996001034
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Short square glass bottle; slight tint of green; short and wide cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper; paper label on two sides; label is held on by plastic over paper; paper appears to be newsprint of some kind; partial contents inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection in Sept.1993 from Scott Jordan.
Maker
The Kells Co.
Site Made (City)
Newburgh
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: light green
paper: cream
Inscriptions
Dr. O. Phelps Brown's // Herbal Ointment. // Price, 25 cents Per Pot // The Kells Co. Newburgh, N.Y.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.0 cm. x Width: 3.9 cm. x Depth: 3.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
No cork in bottle and some dust and dirt have accumulated inside on ointment; label not attached; edges of label, particularly along top, are worn and dog-eared; label is discoloured and paper may be brittle
Copy Type
Original
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Rawleigh's Medicated Ointment

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001096
Description
Circular metal cannister of medicated ointment; top is removable but will not come off this container; decorative label painted on container.
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Accession Number
996001096
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Circular metal cannister of medicated ointment; top is removable but will not come off this container; decorative label painted on container.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Ottawa in June 1993.
Maker
The W. T. Rawleigh Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: white; blue; silver
Inscriptions
Net Wgt. 5 oz // Rawleigh's // Medicated // Ointment // onguent // medicamente // for minor injuries of the skin // soothing and healing // The Proprietary or Patent Medicine Act. No. 6869 // Made in Canada by // the W.T. Rawleigh Company Ltd. // Montreal Winnipeg Melbourne
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-6 Row A
Temporary Location
On display, Queen's University Department of Medicine third floor, August 20, 2013.
Dimension Notes
Length: 3.0 cm. x Diam. : 9.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some wear on bottom edge and over top surface; slight accumulation of dirt on top of container including two deposits of some type of sticky substance
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Cuticura Ointment

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001098 a-b
Description
Circular metal tin with red and black label on lid; directions on bottom of container.
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Accession Number
996001098 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Circular metal tin with red and black label on lid; directions on bottom of container.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Size: Length 1.7 cm. x Diam. 5.4 cm.
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
Potter Drug & Chemical Co.
Site Made (City)
Malden
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: yellow; red; black
Inscriptions
For the skin and scalp // Carbolic Acid 0.16% // Cuticura // ointment // A super creamy emollient // Sanative Soothing Healing
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Condition Remarks
#1: Nothing apparent; #2: stain on side of tin; no corrosion visible; all printing is fully legible.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001101 a-b
Description
Small sample container of orange-coloured balm; cream lid has red writing; gold bottom
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Accession Number
996001101 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small sample container of orange-coloured balm; cream lid has red writing; gold bottom
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Length 1.0 cm. x Diam. 2.5 cm.
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
E. C. Dewitt & Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: yellow; cream; red
Inscriptions
Sample // Man-Zan // For // Rectal Discomforts
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Condition Remarks
#1: Nothing apparent
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Rawley's Pile Remedy No. 35

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Dates
1905
1920
circa 1905-1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001102 a-b
Description
Circular metal container covered with yellow and red decorative design including the ancient symbol for good health and happiness, the swastika; product information on lid.
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Accession Number
996001102 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Hemorrhoids -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Circular metal container covered with yellow and red decorative design including the ancient symbol for good health and happiness, the swastika; product information on lid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - base
b - lid
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
J. P. Rawley & Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1905
1920
circa 1905-1920
Material
metal: yellow; red
Inscriptions
On front: "Rawley's // Pile Remedy // No. 35 // each ounce contains besides other ingredients // 10 grains powd. opium, U.S.P. // For piles, sores, burns, cuts and bruises // Directions on bottom of box // Distributed by // J. P. Rawley & Co. // 853 Broadway // New York City // Price $1.00"; on back: "DIRECTIONS // Wash affected parts with warm // water and pure castile soap, then // dry and apply freely with cotton // Rawley's Pile Remedy. Use night // and morning // DISTRIBUTED BY // J. P. RAWLEY & CO. // 853 Broadway, New York City. // GUARANTEED BY J. P . RAWLEY UNDER THE // FOOD & DRUGS ACT. JUNE 30, 1906. // GUARANTY NO. 37910"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-6 Row B
Temporary Location
On exhibit “Quack: The Exhibit that cures all” at Museum of Health Care, 29 June 2017.
Dimension Notes
Length 2.7 cm. x Diam. 6.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some wear and discolouration on top of lid; build-up of thick waxy substance on bottom
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drug_policy_of_Canada
Research Facts
Made with opium to treat piles (hemmorhoids). After 1908, it was required in Canada that opium be listed on the package of any drug which contained it.
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Maybury's Indian Ointment

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001103 a-b
Description
Circular metal tin containing balm; gold tin has black writing on lid; lid is decorative
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Accession Number
996001103 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Circular metal tin containing balm; gold tin has black writing on lid; lid is decorative
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Diam. 5.5 cm.
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
Frank J. Smith & Son
Site Made (City)
Albany
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: yellow; black
Inscriptions
Maybury's // Indian Ointment // A valuable remedy for // croup, quincy, Bronchitis // Diphtheria // Cold on // chest & stiff joints swollen or painful // limbs, chilblains, frozen bottom of box // Distributed by // J.P. Rawley & Co. // 853 Broadway // New York City // Limbs, Chapped // hands or lips, inflamed eyelids, bleeding and // Internal piles ...
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Condition Remarks
#1: Bottom worn and scratched; white substance stuck on lid
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
996001105 a-b
Description
Small gold cylindrical tin of "corn fix salve"; black writing on lid; directions written on bottom of tin.
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Accession Number
996001105 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Callosities -- drug therapy
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- podiatric remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small gold cylindrical tin of "corn fix salve"; black writing on lid; directions written on bottom of tin.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Size: Length 1.6 cm. x Diam. 2.5 cm.
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Washington D.C. on Oct. 16 1994.
Maker
Kraupner Pharmaceutical Co.
Site Made (City)
Brooklyn
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
metal: yellow; black
Inscriptions
Corn fix // salve // contains Carbolic Acid // (approx. 2%), oil // Cassia, U.S.P. Petrolatum // and Camphor // Average contents // 1/17 oz.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Condition Remarks
Some wear on lid and around edges; some paint loss
Copy Type
Original
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Monticello 666 Salve

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001106
Description
Small metal sample tin of 666 salve; yellow paint over metal with red writing on lid; directions on bottom of tin; lid is supposed to come off but is stuck on.
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Accession Number
996001106
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small metal sample tin of 666 salve; yellow paint over metal with red writing on lid; directions on bottom of tin; lid is supposed to come off but is stuck on.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Washington D.C. on Oct. 16 1994.
Maker
Monticello Drug Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: yellow; red
Inscriptions
Sample // 666 // Salve // manufactured by // Monticello Drug Co. // New York, N.Y. New Orleans La. // Jacksonville, Fla. // Mexico, D.F.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 3.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paint worn and scratched all over tin; fairly large piece of paint missing from bottom front
of lid
Copy Type
Original
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Watkins Menthol-Camphor Ointment

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001137 a-b
Description
White cylindrical glass container with threaded opening; silver metal screw-on cap; embossed wording in metal of lid.
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Accession Number
996001137 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Camphor
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
White cylindrical glass container with threaded opening; silver metal screw-on cap; embossed wording in metal of lid.
Number Of Parts
2
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
Watkins
Material
metal: silver
glass: white
Inscriptions
Menthol-Camphor Ointment // Watkins
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row H
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Size: Length 7.5 cm. x Diam. 7.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some discolouration and areas of wear on lid
Copy Type
Original
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Dr. Henry's Eclectric Ointment

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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
996001227
Description
Short, wide circular jar; large opening with large cork stopper; paper label on one half of bottle; embossed writing on other half of jar; jar filled with contents.
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Accession Number
996001227
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Ointments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- jar
Description
Short, wide circular jar; large opening with large cork stopper; paper label on one half of bottle; embossed writing on other half of jar; jar filled with contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich USA in Oct.1993.
Maker
Henry, Johnson & Lord
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: brown
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Dr. Henry's // Electric Ointment // Directions: // Henry, Johnson & Lord, Proprietors // Price 50 cents
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row H
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.7 cm. x Diam. : 5.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some accumulated dirt and residue on exterior of bottle; label discoloured badly
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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