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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001185
Description
Small plain, clear, square glass bottle; cylindrical corked neck; label adhered to three sides.
Accession Number
996001185
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Rheumatic Diseases -- drug therapy
Gout -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Small plain, clear, square glass bottle; cylindrical corked neck; label adhered to three sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
The Kells Company
Site Made (City)
Newburgh
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Albert // Remedy // Rheumatism // and // Gout // The Kells Company // Newburgh N. Y.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 4 Row B
Length
11.0 cm
Width
3.6 cm
Depth
3.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper label discoloured and worn
Copy Type
Original
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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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nursing notebook

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Dates
1911
1912
circa 1911-1912
Collection
Reena Cochrane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
009018001 a-d
Description
Hardbound leather covered book; pages have blue lines horizontally across page for writing and pink lines vertically to mark columns; pages have alphabetical tabs; content of notebook is hand-written notes of nursing-related topics; 132 pages; found within are 19 loose pages (b) with more hand-writ…
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Accession Number
009018001 a-d
Collection
Reena Cochrane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Education, Nursing -- lecture notes
Nursing -- examination questions
Description
Hardbound leather covered book; pages have blue lines horizontally across page for writing and pink lines vertically to mark columns; pages have alphabetical tabs; content of notebook is hand-written notes of nursing-related topics; 132 pages; found within are 19 loose pages (b) with more hand-written notes; Dr. Thompson's examination paper (c) and Dr. Deys' examination (d).
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - notebook - Size: Length 26.8 cm x Width 20.7 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
b - loose notes - Size: Length 21.9 cm x Width 15.3 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
c - examination paper - Size (unfolded): Length 31.6 cm x Width 20.5 cm
d - examination paper - Size (unfolded): Length 31.6 cm x 20.3 cm
Provenance
Owned by Reena Cochrane; donated to museum by her daughter Dorothy Hodgson
Maker
Reena Cochrane
Site Made (City)
Newburgh
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1911
1912
circa 1911-1912
Date Remarks
Notebook and papers from Reena Cochrane's time at St. Luke's Hospital in Newburgh, New York
Material
paper: cream, burgandy
leather: black
ink: black
Inscriptions
Hand-written inside notebook (a): "Reena Cochrane"; hand-written on loose notes (b): "Urine"; "Ligiments"; "Bed Sores"; "Hygiene"; "Bacteria"; "Saphrophytes"; "The Head"; "Respiration"; hand-written on examination papers (c): "Dr. Thompson's Examination // 1. What do you understand by // (1) mechanical sterilization?"; (d) "Dr. Deys's Examination. // 1. What are the uses of perspiration?"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Condition Remarks
Book cover (a) moderately worn from use; loose notes (b) faded; examination papers (c-d) severely creased at three locations horizontally
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dorothy (Northwood) Hodgson; CD #3
Research Facts
Reena Cochrane (September 3, 1890 - January 3, 1980) trained in nursing at St. Luke's Hospital in Newburgh, New York (1911-1912); she practised nursing briefly in a doctor's office in Milton, Ontario.
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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
996001222
Description
Oval amber glass bottle; paper label adhered to front of bottle; cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing on bottom of bottle.
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Accession Number
996001222
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
Oval amber glass bottle; paper label adhered to front of bottle; cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing on bottom of bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Louisville Kentucky in May 1993.
Maker
The Hillside Chemical Co.
Site Made (City)
Newburgh
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: amber
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Terraline // A valuable remedy // Consumption, Coughs, Colds // Asthma, La-Grippe // The Hillside Chemical Co. // Newburgh, New York
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 20.1 cm. x Width: 8.2 cm. x Depth: 4.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label discoloured and badly worn and torn
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Hillside Chemical Co. -- Newburgh N.Y.; Terraline plain and terraline with heroin; = [?] liquid petrolatum with or without heroin; claims: effective against consumption, asthma, grippe, croup and dis. of the throat and lungs; the company was fined $25 (1917)
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