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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001203
Description
Cylindrical blue glass bottle; wide cylindrical neck threaded for screw-on cap; words "Bromo-seltzer" embossed in glass just below neck; cap and labels missing.
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Accession Number
996001203
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Headache -- drug therapy
Neuralgia -- drug therapy
Analgesics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- headache remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
Cylindrical blue glass bottle; wide cylindrical neck threaded for screw-on cap; words "Bromo-seltzer" embossed in glass just below neck; cap and labels missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Ottawa in June 1993.
Maker
Bromo-seltzer Emerson Drug Co.
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
glass: blue
Inscriptions
Bromo-seltzer // Bromo-seltzer
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length: 10.4 cm. x Diam. : 3.9 cm.
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, Pain
Accession Number
996001204
Description
Small cylindrical blue glass bottle; wide cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper; embossed words down one side of bottle
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Accession Number
996001204
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Headache -- drug therapy
Neuralgia -- drug therapy
Analgesics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- headache remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
Small cylindrical blue glass bottle; wide cylindrical neck intended for cork stopper; embossed
words down one side of bottle
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Toronto in Feb 1994
Maker
Bromo-seltzer Emerson Drug Co.
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: blue
Inscriptions
Bromo-seltzer // Emerson // Drug Co. // Baltimore
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.7 cm. x Diam. : 3.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some surface dirt has become embedded in raised lettering of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
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Bromo-Seltzer Tower [advertising postcard]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2517
Dates
1911
circa 1911
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001480
Description
Cardboard postcard, unused, of Bromo-Seltzer Tower Building crowned with its blue bottle (illuminated at night) and clocks which use "BROMOSELTZER" instead of numbers; colour chromolithography facsimile; street trolleys and motorcars below; back: detailed description of building.
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Accession Number
996001480
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Cardboard postcard, unused, of Bromo-Seltzer Tower Building crowned with its blue bottle (illuminated at night) and clocks which use "BROMOSELTZER" instead of numbers; colour chromolithography facsimile; street trolleys and motorcars below; back: detailed description of building.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Emerson Drug Co. (product)
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1911
circa 1911
Date Remarks
Copyrighted in 1911, erected in 1911, so must be around the same time
Material
paper: red; black; blue; brown; yellow
Inscriptions
Front: "BROMO-SELTZER TOWER BUILDING // LABORATORIES AND HOME OFFICES OF // EMERSON DRUG CO., BALTIMORE, MD. // COPYRIGHT 1911, BY EMERSON DRUG CO."; back: "Place Stamp // Here // Domestic: // Canada, Cuba, // Mexico, Hawaii, Phillipines, Porto Rico [their spelling!] // , 1 cent // Foreign: // 2 cents"; rest is a long description: "Total height of tower, 357 feet. The bottle on top, a // fac-simile of the regular ten cent Bromo-Seltzer bottle, // but about 10,000,000 times larger, is 51 feet high, 20 1/2 // feet in diameter, weighs 17 tons, and revolves at the rate // of 107 feet per minute. There are 596 electric lights in // Bottle and Crown surmounting it, which can be seen at // a distance of 20 miles. // The Bromo-Seltzer clock is the largest four dial gravity // clock in the world.The dial is 24 feet in diameter. The // minute hand is 12 feet 7 inches long, and weighs 175 // pounds. The hour hand is 9 feet 8 inches long and // weighs 145 pounds. The pendulum is 15 feet long and // weighs 475 pounds. The clock is automatically wound // by an electric motor every six hours"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 8.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
Edges and corners slightly worn; right bottom edge has a definite crease / indentation; left top edge also has a worn patch and indentation; back: stain left and right; age/sun discolouration, but not bad
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
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Clinical Gynecologic Endocrinology & Infertility 3rd Ed [reference book]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12744
Dates
1983
Collection
Dr. Robert Reid Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
009039004
Description
Hardbound paper covered reference book with illustrations; discussing gynecologic endocrinology and infertility; topics include hormone biosynthesis, neuroendocrinology, regulation of the menstrual cycle, amenorrhea, anovulation and others; title stamped in white ink on front cover and spine; insid…
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Accession Number
009039004
Author
Leon Speroff, Robert H. Glass and Nathan G. Kase
Collection
Dr. Robert Reid Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Reference Books, Medical
Fertility
Neuroendocrinology
Endocrinology
Description
Hardbound paper covered reference book with illustrations; discussing gynecologic endocrinology and infertility; topics include hormone biosynthesis, neuroendocrinology, regulation of the menstrual cycle, amenorrhea, anovulation and others; title stamped in white ink on front cover and spine; inside front cover is orange paper; 589 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. Robert Reid
Maker
Williams & Wilkins
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1983
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream, brown, orange
ink: black, white
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "Clinical // Gynecologic // Endocrinology // & Infertility // Third Edition // Leon Speroff // Robert H. Glass // Nathan G. Kase // WILLIAMS & WILKINS // Baltimore / London"; hand-written inside front cover: "Earl R. Plunkett"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 17.1 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; CD #4
Research Facts
Dr. Robert Reid is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology; and is the Chair of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility at Queen's University; used book at Kingston General Hospital with his patients
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color standard set

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1360
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010020 a-l
Description
White cardboard box, lid and base; contains ten glass vials; each a slightly different shade of colour standard Thymol Blue; each vial has a label near top; with maker name, and the pH level of that particular standard; vials separated by cardboard divider; tissue paper padding over top.
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Accession Number
994010020 a-l
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Colorimetry -- instrumentation
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
Description
White cardboard box, lid and base; contains ten glass vials; each a slightly different shade of colour standard Thymol Blue; each vial has a label near top; with maker name, and the pH level of that particular standard; vials separated by cardboard divider; tissue paper padding over top.
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - box base - Size: Length 18.8 cm. x Width 13.7 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
b - box lid - Size: Length 18.8 cm. x Width 13.7 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
c - vial: Thymol Blue pH 8.0 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
d - vial: Thymol Blue pH 8.2 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
e - vial: Thymol Blue pH 8.4 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
f - vial: Thymol Blue pH 8.6 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
g - vial: Thymol Blue pH 8.8 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
h - vial: Thymol Blue pH 9.0 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
i - vial: Thymol Blue pH 9.2 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
j - vial: Thymol Blue pH 9.4 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
k - vial: Thymol Blue pH 9.6 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
l - vial: distilled water - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
Provenance
Colorimeter standards used for comparing pH of colours
Maker
LaMotte Chemical Products Co.
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Date Remarks
Dr. Wheeler's estimate
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: white
paper: white; blue; brown
Inscriptions
Label on lid: LaMotte Standards / Thymol Blue / One Set // pH 8.0-9.6; labels to vials read: LAMOTTE STANDARDS // Thymol // Blue // pH // Made By // LAMOTTE CHEMICAL PRODUCTS CO. // BALTIMORE, MD
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-5
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; box slightly grimy; tissue paper padding yellowed and brittle
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; item cited in "Scientific Instruments, Laboratory Apparatus and Equipment," Central Scientific Company of Canada, Toronto, 1942, p. 435, item 21550L
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colour standard set

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1359
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010019 a-l
Description
White cardboard box, lid and base; contains ten glass vials; each a slightly different shade of colour standard phenol red; each vial has a label near top; with information on maker; and the pH level of that particular standard; each vial separated by cardboard divider; tissue paper padding over to…
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Accession Number
994010019 a-l
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Colorimetry -- instrumentation
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
Description
White cardboard box, lid and base; contains ten glass vials; each a slightly different shade of colour standard phenol red; each vial has a label near top; with information on maker; and the pH level of that particular standard; each vial separated by cardboard divider; tissue paper padding over top.
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - box base - Size: Length 18.8 cm. x Width 13.7 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
b - box lid - Size: Length 18.8 cm. x Width 13.7 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
c - vial: Phenol Red pH 6.8 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
d - vial: Phenol Red pH 7.0 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
e - vial: Phenol Red pH 7.2 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
f - vial: Phenol Red pH 7.4 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
g - vial: Phenol Red pH 7.6 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
h - vial: Phenol Red pH 7.8 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
i - vial: Phenol Red pH 8.0 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
j - vial: Phenol Red pH 8.2 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
k - vial: Phenol Red pH 8.4 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
l - vial: distilled water - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
Provenance
Colorimeter standards used for comparing pH of colours
Maker
LaMotte Chemical Products Co.
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Date Remarks
Dr. Wheeler's estimate
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: white; blue
paper: white; blue; brown
Inscriptions
Label to outer side of lid: LaMotte Standards / Phenol Red / One Set // pH 6.8-8.4; label to vial reads: LAMOTTE STANDARDS // Phenol // Red // pH // Made By // LAMOTTE CHEMICAL PRODUCTS CO. // BALTIMORE, MD
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-5
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; box lid worn slightly; side label yellowed with a small tear; tissue paper inside yellowed and brittle
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; item cited in "Scientific Instruments, Laboratory Apparatus and Equipment," Central Scientific Company of Canada, Toronto, 1942, p. 435, item 21550J
Research Facts
Mr. K. Sayers
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colour standard set

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1361
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010021 a-l
Description
White cardboard box, lid and base; contains ten glass vials; each a slightly different shade of colour standard Sulfo Orange; each vial has a label near top; with maker name, and pH standard; vials separated by cardboard dividers; cotton button padding over top
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Accession Number
994010021 a-l
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Colorimetry -- instrumentation
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
Description
White cardboard box, lid and base; contains ten glass vials; each a slightly different
shade of colour standard Sulfo Orange; each vial has a label near top; with maker name,
and pH standard; vials separated by cardboard dividers; cotton button padding over
top
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - box base - Size: Length 18.8 cm. x Width 13.7 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
b - box lid - Size: Length 18.8 cm. x Width 13.7 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
c - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 11.0 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
d - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 11.2 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
e - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 11.4 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
f - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 11.6 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
g - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 11.8 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
h - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 12.0 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
i - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 12.2 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
j - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 12.4 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
k - vial: Sulfo Orange pH 12.6 - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
l - vial: distilled water - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
Provenance
Colorimeter standards used for comparing pH of colours
Maker
LaMotte Chemical Products Co.
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Date Remarks
Dr. Wheeler's estimate
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: white, blue
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
Label to side of box lid: LaMotte // Standards / Sulfo Orange / One Set // pH 11.0-12.6;
labels to vials read: LAMOTTE // STANDARDS // Sulfo Orange // pH // Made By // LAMOTTE
CHEMICAL PRODUCTS CO // BALTIMORE, MD
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-5
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; item cited in "Scientific Instruments, Laboratory Apparatus and Equipment," Central Scientific Company of Canada, Toronto, 1942, p. 435, item 21550 (sulpho orange not listed); CD #6.
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Dr. Bull's Cough Syrup

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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
996001328
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a tooled, plain broad sloping collar; all four panels are recessed; both the front and back panels have printed paper labels attached; both side panels are embossed with lettering; the bottle is full and sealed with a cork.
Accession Number
996001328
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a tooled, plain broad sloping collar; all four panels are recessed; both the front and back panels have printed paper labels attached; both side panels are embossed with lettering; the bottle is full and sealed with a cork.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, from Goodrich, USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
A. C. Meyer & Co.
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: beige
cork: beige
Inscriptions
Left side panel embossed, "A. C. MEYER & CO. BALTO. MD. U.S.A."; right side panel embossed, "DR. J. W. BULL'S COUGH SYRUP"; bottle bottom embossed, "21 -"; front label reads, "DR. BULL'S // COUGH-SYRUP // 4% ALCOHOL // A preparation of valuable // and remedial drugs for // Coughs due to common // Colds. // SHAKE THE SYRUP // Doses listed // Advertising for Dr. Bull's pills listed // A. C. MEYER & CO. // Baltimore Md."; back label gives instructions for using Dr. Bull's pills with the syrup
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 16.0 cm. x Width: 5.1 cm. x Depth: 3.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bottle has no chips, cracks or wear; the paper labels are slightly stained, but are complete and fully legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, pp. 19-21; "The Great American Fraud" by Samuel Hopkins Adams, pp. 47-48, 124, & 180; "The Snake-Oil Syndrome" by A. Walker Bingham, pp. 9 & 122; "Secret Nostrums and Quackery" compiled by Charles W. Oleson, p. 29; "Nostrums and Quackery", p. 336
Research Facts
This product contained dangerous amounts of opium
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017
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Dunning colorimeter; renal function test

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
997037003 a-p
Description
Hinged wooden box (a) contains thirteen colour standards of varying shades of pink in identical, sealed flat-bottomed glass ampoules; each ampoule is marked with a different number from 5-100; box also contains a small plain glass test tube and a wooden comparison box with an opaque glass plate and…
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Accession Number
997037003 a-p
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Colorimetry -- instrumentation
Kidney Function Tests -- instrumentation
Chemistry, Analytical -- instrumentation
Description
Hinged wooden box (a) contains thirteen colour standards of varying shades of pink in identical, sealed flat-bottomed glass ampoules; each ampoule is marked with a different number from 5-100; box also contains a small plain glass test tube and a wooden comparison box with an opaque glass plate and two holes for comparing sample and standards; there is a paper label on inside of lid
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
a - main wooden box - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
b - comparison box - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Width 3.1 cm x Depth 4.5 cm
c - glass test tube - Size: Length 4.7 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
d-p - glass ampoules x 13 - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
Hynson, Westcott and Company Pharmaceutical Chemists
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Range of 1910-1949 given by Ohiolink
Material
metal: black; brown
wood: brown
glass: clear
paper: discoloured white
fabric cover: black
wood:
Inscriptions
Label attached to inside of lid reads, "DUNNING COLORIMETER FOR ESTIMATING QUANTITY OF PHENOLSULPHONEPHTHALEN EXCRETED WHEN APPLYING THE ROWNTREE-GERAGHTY RENAL FUNCTION TEST. DIRECTIONS FOR APPLYING TEST - [listed] - HYNSON, WESTCOTT & COMPANY PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTS BALTIMORE, MARYLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-12
Condition Remarks
The main wooden box has a few minor marks from normal wear; the labelling inside is somewhat faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Catalog of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments (IC-141) Chemistry Industrial Testing Biological Sciences," copyright 1942 by CENCO (Central Scientific Company of Canada), p. 662 (similar to item 43170) (see attached photocopy); CD #7
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Emerson's Bromo-Seltzer

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001107
Description
Small single dose of Bromo Seltzer in a disposable tube; tube is cream with blue printing and writing on surface.
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Accession Number
996001107
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Headache -- drug therapy
Neuralgia -- drug therapy
Analgesics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- headache remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
Small single dose of Bromo Seltzer in a disposable tube; tube is cream with blue printing and writing on surface.
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
The Emerson Drug Co.
Site Made (City)
Baltimore
Site Made (State)
Maryland
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: cream; grey; blue
Inscriptions
One Dose // Bromo- // seltzer // for simple // Headaches // and // Neuralgia
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.3 cm. x Width: 2.9 cm. x Depth: 1.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Has been bent out of shape; some surface grime
Copy Type
Original
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