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Homeopathic Tincture of Apocynum Can.

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Dates
1853
1900
circa 1853 - 1900
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accession Number
016022029
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with cork stopper and original paper covering secured by string; tan paper label; embossed number on bottom; one half full of brown liquid contents.
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Accession Number
016022029
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Homeopathy
Drug Therapy, Homeopathy
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with cork stopper and original paper covering secured by string; tan paper label; embossed number on bottom; one half full of brown liquid contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Luyties Homeopathic Pharmacy Company
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1853
1900
circa 1853 - 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: tan
ink: black, green
cork: brown
string: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Luyties Tincture // APOCYNUM CAN. // ALCOHOL 48% // Principal Indications: An important remedy in // dropsy. Fullness of cellular tissue, edema, atonic con- // dition of blood vessels, permitting exudation and drp- // sical conditions. Urinary suppression and stranguary, // great thirst, gastric irritability, feeble cardiac action. // Menorrhagia, with watery menstrual flow, watery // leucorrhea, relaxed uterus. // Usual dose: 10 drops of Luyties’ Tincture of Apocynum in a little water four times daily. // Luyties Pharmacal Company, St. Louis, Mo."; embossed on bottom: "10"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row C
Width
4.2
Height
12.5
Depth
4.2
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Yellowing of label; minor staining; moderate decay of original paper cork cover; minor chip on upper right shoulder on back
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Apocynum Can. Wikipedia.
P. H. Mallen & Company. Dr. Jack Fincham.
Research Facts
This bottle is an example of a “French Square”. In the late 1860s, a pharmacist from Philadelphia, Thomas Wiegand recommended French Squares for the elegance of their shape, strength, and the “facility and economy of space with which they can be packed together.”
This type of bottle was manufactured until the 1920s. This bottle style was frequently made for homeopathic pharmacists.
Apocynum Can. is extensively found in North America.
Apocynum Can. has been used to treat fever, dysentery, slowing of the pulse, as a sedative and a mild hypnotic It is an unpleasantly bitter stimulant irritant herb that acts on the heart, respiratory and urinary systems, and also on the uterus.
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Homeopathic Tincture of Calendula

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Dates
1853
1900
circa 1853 - 1900
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accession Number
016022032
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with overlarge cork stopper stuck in neck; original string around neck; tan paper label; embossed words on bottom and back; two thirds full of brown liquid contents.
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Accession Number
016022032
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Homeopathy
Drug Therapy, Homeopathy
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with overlarge cork stopper stuck in neck; original string around neck; tan paper label; embossed words on bottom and back; two thirds full of brown liquid contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Luyties Homeopathic Pharmacy Company
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1853
1900
circa 1853 - 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: tan
ink: black
cork: brown
string: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CALENDULA // Luyties // Homoeopathic Pharmacy // Company // CHICAGO“; embossed on bottle: "LUYTES - ST. LOUIS // DF & CO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 3 Row B
Width
4.2
Height
15.5
Depth
4.2
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Yellowing of label; minor staining; minor areas of loss
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Calendula Tincture. 1-800-Homeopathy.
P. H. Mallen & Company. Dr. Jack Fincham.
Research Facts
This bottle is an example of a “French Square”. In the late 1860s, a pharmacist from Philadelphia, Thomas Wiegand recommended French Squares for the elegance of their shape, strength, and the “facility and economy of space with which they can be packed together.”
This type of bottle was manufactured until the 1920s. This bottle style was frequently made for homeopathic pharmacists.
A Calendula rich alcohol-based solution is generally used in dilution as a wash for symptoms of superficial cuts, abrasions, chaffed skin, minor burns, scalds and sunburns. For irritated gums, Calendula tincture can be diluted for use as a mouthwash.
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Homeopathic Tincture of Cannabis Indic.

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Dates
1853
1900
circa 1853 - 1900
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accession Number
016022022
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with half of a cork stopper stuck in neck; tan paper label; embossed words on bottom and back; two thirds full of brown liquid contents.
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Accession Number
016022022
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Homeopathy
Drug Therapy, Homeopathy
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with half of a cork stopper stuck in neck; tan paper label; embossed words on bottom and back; two thirds full of brown liquid contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Luyties Homeopathic Pharmacy Company
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1853
1900
circa 1853 - 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: tan
ink: black
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "CANNABIS INDIC. // Luyties // Homoeopathic Pharmacy // Company // ST. LOUIS CHICAGO // NEW YORK"; embossed on bottom: “D F & co. // 2 50”; embossed on side: “ LUYTIES"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row C
Width
4.2
Height
12.0
Depth
4.2
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Yellowing of label; minor staining; minor areas of loss; only half of the cork remains
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Homeopathy Cannabis Ind. Marijuana. herbs2000.com.
P. H. Mallen & Company. Dr. Jack Fincham.
Research Facts
This bottle is an example of a “French Square”. In the late 1860s, a pharmacist from Philadelphia, Thomas Wiegand recommended French Squares for the elegance of their shape, strength, and the “facility and economy of space with which they can be packed together.”
This type of bottle was manufactured until the 1920s. This bottle style was frequently made for homeopathic pharmacists.
Cannabis indica is extensively found in India, the Middle East, Pakistan, Central Asia, particularly in Afghanistan.
Cannabis ind. can be used to cure anomalous mental conditions, for instance, stupefaction, disorientation, bewilderment, volatility, loss of memory, obsession and/ or needless fear. In addition, this homeopathic medication is also prescribed to treat certain physical symptoms like headaches, throbbing legs as well as infections in the urinary tract.
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Homeopathic Tincture of Chamomilla

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Dates
1906
1920
circa 1906 - 1920
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accession Number
016022013
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with half of a cork stopper stuck in neck; tan paper label; embossed words on back; one eighth full of brown contents.
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Accession Number
016022013
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Homeopathy
Drug Therapy, Homeopathy
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners, rounded shoulders that taper into a long wide neck ending in a collar with half of a cork stopper stuck in neck; tan paper label; embossed words on back; one eighth full of brown contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Luyties Homeopathic Pharmacy Company
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1906
1920
circa 1906 - 1920
Material
glass: clear
paper: tan
ink: black
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Luyties // Standard Homoeopathic Tincture // CHAMOMILLA // CONTAINS 44% ALCOHOL // No. 634 Guaranteed under the Food and Drugs Act, June 30, 1906 // Luyties Homoeopathic Pharmacy Co. // GENERAL OFFICE AND LABORATORY, // Laclede and Vandeventer Aves. St. Louis”; embossed on bottle "LUYTIES"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row B
Width
4.3
Height
12.0
Depth
4.2
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Yellowing of label; minor staining; only half of the cork remains
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Homeopathy Chamomilla German Chamomile. herbs2000.com.
P. H. Mallen & Company. Dr. Jack Fincham.
Research Facts
This bottle is an example of a “French Square”. In the late 1860s, a pharmacist from Philadelphia, Thomas Wiegand recommended French Squares for the elegance of their shape, strength, and the “facility and economy of space with which they can be packed together.”
This type of bottle was manufactured until the 1920s. This bottle style was frequently made for homeopathic pharmacists.
Chamomilla is useful in treating a whole host of ailments or symptoms, including pain, stress or anxiety, respiratory problems and digestive disorders.
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Homeopathic Tincture of Dulcamara

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Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870 - 1920
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accession Number
016022020
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners and rounded shoulders that taper into a wide neck ending in a collar with cork stopper stuck in closure; tan label on front of bottle; embossed numbers on bottom; empty of contents.
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Accession Number
016022020
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Homeopathy
Drug Therapy, Homeopathy
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners and rounded shoulders that taper into a wide neck ending in a collar with cork stopper stuck in closure; tan label on front of bottle; embossed numbers on bottom; empty of contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Luyties Homeopathic Pharmacy Company
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870 - 1920
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
ink: black
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Luyties // Standard Homoeopathic Tincture // DULCAMARA // Luyties Homoeopathic Pharmacy Co. // ST. LOUIS CHICAGO // NEW YORK"; embossed on bottom: “107”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row A
Width
4.2
Height
12.7
Depth
4.2
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Yellowing of label
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
P. H. Mallen & Company
Homsopathic Materia Medica
Research Facts
This bottle is an example of a “French Square”. In the late 1860s, a pharmacist from Philadelphia, Thomas Wiegand recommended French Squares for the elegance of their shape, strength, and the “facility and economy of space with which they can be packed together.”
This type of bottle was manufactured until the 1920s. This bottle style was frequently made for homeopathic pharmacists like P. H. Mallen and Company, Chicago.
DULCAMARA, also known as Bitter-sweet.
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Homeopathic Tincture of Helonias Dioica

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Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870 - 1920
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accession Number
016022021
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners and rounded shoulders that taper into a wide neck ending in a collar with cork stopper stuck in closure; thin strip of tan label and second square paper label on bottom on front of bottle; embossed numbers on bottom; half full of brown liquid conten…
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Accession Number
016022021
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Homeopathy
Drug Therapy, Homeopathy
Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with flat corners and rounded shoulders that taper into a wide neck ending in a collar with cork stopper stuck in closure; thin strip of tan label and second square paper label on bottom on front of bottle; embossed numbers on bottom; half full of brown liquid contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Luyties Homeopathic Pharmacy Company
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870 - 1920
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
ink: black
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "HELONIAS // Luyties // Homoeopathic Pharmacy // Company // ST. LOUIS CHICAGO // NEW YORK"; embossed on bottom: “107”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row B
Width
4.2
Height
12.9
Depth
4.2
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Yellowing of label
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
P. H. Mallen & Company. Dr. Jack Fincham.
Homsopathic Materia Medica
Research Facts
This bottle is an example of a “French Square”. In the late 1860s, a pharmacist from Philadelphia, Thomas Wiegand recommended French Squares for the elegance of their shape, strength, and the “facility and economy of space with which they can be packed together.”
This type of bottle was manufactured until the 1920s. This bottle style was frequently made for homeopathic pharmacists like P. H. Mallen and Company, Chicago.
HELONIAS DIOICA, also known as Unicorn-root.
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Intensive Nursing Care, 2nd ed. [book]

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Dates
1973
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
REF WY 156 B969 1973
Description
xvi, 360 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Accession Number
REF WY 156 B969 1973
Author
Lenette Owens Burrell, R.N., B.S., M.S.N
Zeb L. Burrell, Jr., A.B., M.D., F.A.C.P.
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Critical Care
Intensive Care Units
Textbooks
Description
xvi, 360 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Elaine Mason (née Murphy). Studied nursing at K.G.H. 1957-60
Item is part of the nursing history collection
Maker
C. V. Mosby
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1973
Permanent Location
Bookshelves
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 17.9 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1959
circa 1959
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
004004002
Description
Red cardboard flip top matchbook commemorating the fifteenth reunion of the Kingston General Hosptial School of Nursing class of 1944; contains 18 red tipped sulfar matches.
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Accession Number
004004002
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Schools, Nursing
Description
Red cardboard flip top matchbook commemorating the fifteenth reunion of the Kingston General Hosptial School of Nursing class of 1944; contains 18 red tipped sulfar matches.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Universal Match Corp.
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1959
circa 1959
Date Remarks
Date of reunion
Material
paper: tan
ink: red, white
sulphar: red
Inscriptions
"15th Reunion // K.G.H. Class of 1944" printed on front cover; "Close Cover Before Striking" printed on inside of cover; "Manufactured by // Universal Match Corp. // St. Louis, MO." printed behind matches.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Length
4.8 cm
Width
3.8 cm
Depth
0.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along fold lines, no missing matches
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Donor graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing School in 1944
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Pharmacology in nursing [book]

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Dates
1973
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
REF QV 4 B496 1973
Description
xii, 682 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Accession Number
REF QV 4 B496 1973
Author
Betty S. Bergersen, R.N., M.S., Ed.D.
Andres Goth, M.D.
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Pharmacology
Nurses' Instruction
Reference Books
Description
xii, 682 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Item is part of the nursing history collection
Maker
C.V. Mosby
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1973
Permanent Location
Bookshelves
Dimension Notes
Length 26.1 cm x Width 20.6 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
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