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Dates
1930
1970
circa 1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1970.8.54
Description
A metal badge pin with maple leaf cluster, CMA symbol in centre with a crown above it and a banner underneath; pin on back attached to black tape.
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Accession Number
1970.8.54
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Military Medicine
Description
A metal badge pin with maple leaf cluster, CMA symbol in centre with a crown above it and a banner underneath; pin on back attached to black tape.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1970
circa 1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
metal: dark brown
tape: black
Inscriptions
"CANADIAN MEDICAL CORPS" in banner.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 4.4 cm x Width 3.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Very dirty and tarnished.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
82.11.1
Description
A physician's business card in cursive script.
Accession Number
82.11.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Physicians -- advertisements
Commerce -- ephemera
Advertising -- ephemera
Description
A physician's business card in cursive script.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Miss Norah McCullough of Guelph, Ont.
Maker
Dr. John McCullough
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Accession sheet has, "early 20th c."
Material
paper: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
"Dr. John W.P. McCullough // Chief Health Officer for Ontario // Toronto" all in cursive script.
Dimension Notes
Length 7.5 cm x Width 4.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Accepted by the Academy of Medicine on Nov. 29, 1982.
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Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1988.14.11
Description
A gold lapel pin marked "Life Member" under a snake coiled around an upward-pointing dagger; button attachment on reverse.
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Accession Number
1988.14.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Commemorative and Association Items
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory
Description
A gold lapel pin marked "Life Member" under a snake coiled around an upward-pointing dagger; button attachment on reverse.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: William Boyd Library.
Maker
Birks
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
metal: brown
Inscriptions
"LIFE MEMBER"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 1.5 cm x Width 1.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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Dates
1920
1960
circa 1920-1960
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
010020148
Description
Rectangular cardstock dental sign; brown front with clear varnish; embossed white letters between white decorative leaves at bottom and leaves with torch at top centre; black paper back has manufacturer's name stamped in white ink on bottom right hand corner; white sticker printed with black ink st…
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Accession Number
010020148
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Dental Offices
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- sign, office
Description
Rectangular cardstock dental sign; brown front with clear varnish; embossed white letters between white decorative leaves at bottom and leaves with torch at top centre; black paper back has manufacturer's name stamped in white ink on bottom right hand corner; white sticker printed with black ink stating the sign was a gift from a dental supply company.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
David J. Molloy Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1960
circa 1920-1960
Date Remarks
Based on design
Material
paper: black, white
ink: white, brown, black
varnish: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on front: "WITHOUT TEETH // THERE CAN BE NO CHEWING // WITHOUT CHEWING // THERE CAN BE NO NOURISHMENT // WITHOUT NOURISHMENT // THERE CAN BE NO HEALTH // WITHOUT HEALTH // WHAT IS LIFE?"; printed on back: "MOLLOY MADE // CHICAGO"; printed on sticker on back: "Compliments of // THE DENTISTS' SUPPLY COMPANY OF NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 25.3 cm x Width 20.3 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Sign is curved, worn at edges; small holes at top and both sides of sign; mark on back covered with white ink
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #10
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by Dr. Jim Vaery from Grandview, Manitoba
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Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Prescriptions, Non-Drug
Cancer
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Material
Paper
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on lined paper: "Cure for Cancer // Equal parts // Chloride of zinc // Blood root // Spring wheat Flower. // Mix thoroughly and Paint on Cancer. Cover // with Silk [illeg.] Plaster. // Three applications will Cure the worst cancer."
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 12.8 cm x Width 20.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Edges torn; paper has been folded and mended along horizontal split.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Donor found this paper in with his father's instruments; no knowledge of where it came from. Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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elixir vitriol label

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14249
Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
014002123
Description
Rectangular cream paper label for elixir vitriol and the manufacturer's name and address.
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Accession Number
014002123
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Sulfuric Acid
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Rectangular cream paper label for elixir vitriol and the manufacturer's name and address.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
James D. B. Fraser & Son
Site Made (City)
Pictou
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ELIXIR VITRIOL // JAMES D. B. FRASER & SON, // Chemists, Pictou, N. S."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 3 a
Dimension Notes
Length 5.9 cm x Width 2.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor yellowing
Copy Type
Original
Images
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elixir vitriol label

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14250
Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
014002124
Description
Rectangular cream paper label for elixir vitriol and the manufacturer's name and address.
  1 image  
Accession Number
014002124
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Sulfuric Acid
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Rectangular cream paper label for elixir vitriol and the manufacturer's name and address.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
James D. B. Fraser & Son
Site Made (City)
Pictou
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ELIXIR VITRIOL // JAMES D. B. FRASER & SON, // Chemists, Pictou, N. S."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 3 a
Dimension Notes
Length 5.9 cm x Width 2.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Eskay's Neurophosphates [advertising postcard]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2625
Dates
1910
1936
circa 1910-1936
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001588
Description
Black & white postcard advertising Eskay's Neurophosphates; used, mailed to Dr. E. Boissoneault; stamp is of George V.
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Accession Number
996001588
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Black & white postcard advertising Eskay's Neurophosphates; used, mailed to Dr. E. Boissoneault; stamp is of George V.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg Limited.
Maker
Smith Kline & French Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1936
circa 1910-1936
Date Remarks
Stamp showing George V puts date of postcard somewhere in his reign
Material
paper: black; white; orange
Inscriptions
Front reads: "MONTREAL // QUEBEC // Dr. E Boissoneault // 324 Teglar Bldg. // Edmonton, Alta."; back reads: "Palatability // In the administration of remedies, no factor, // next to efficiency, is of greater importance // than palatability."; goes on to claim that Eskay's Neurophosphates are unusually palatable, which means patients are more inclined to take them
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.9 cm. x Width: 8.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Front shows smudging near address and below postmark; outer surface torn off at right edge below postmark; black mark on back, left edge under "Pal" of "Palatability"; postmark shows through on back
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Liquid Peptonoid [advertising postcard]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2624
Dates
1910
1936
circa 1910-1936
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001587
Description
Used medium thickness postcard with a description of liquid peptonoids; bottom says samples to physicians on request; Arlington Chemical Company; 1 cent stamp with a Toronto Ont. postmark; around the printed manufacturer's name and address is a border, with a green bottle inside with "Liquid Pepton…
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Accession Number
996001587
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Food, Formulated -- advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used medium thickness postcard with a description of liquid peptonoids; bottom says samples to physicians on request; Arlington Chemical Company; 1 cent stamp with a Toronto Ont. postmark; around the printed manufacturer's name and address is a border, with a green bottle inside with "Liquid Peptonoid" written on it
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg Limited.
Maker
Arlington Chemical Company
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1936
circa 1910-1936
Date Remarks
Stamp shows George V
Material
paper: black; white; green; orange
Inscriptions
Front: "Liquid Peptonoids - The emergency nutrient // of Solid Food Value with // out solid food waste. // It provides energy and // tissue repair when ordi- // nary foods are rejected. // Liquid Peptonoids // is a restorative and mildly // stimulating food tonic that // builds up wasted // tissue. // It supplies the nutritive predigested principles of Beef, Milk and Wheat. // samples to physicians on request // The Arlington Chemical Company, Yonkers, N.Y. // 88 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Canada"; back: "Dr. L.S. Holmes // 241 Queens Ave. // London, Ont."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.7 cm. x Width: 8.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Postcard is discoloured with black smudges on both sides
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
active from 1900 on
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Lucca Olive Oil label

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2565
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001528
Description
Oval-shaped thin paper label for Pure Imported Lucca Olive Oil; printing is done with black ink; adhesive is still on back.
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Accession Number
996001528
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Plant Oils -- ephemera
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- ephemera
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Oval-shaped thin paper label for Pure Imported Lucca Olive Oil; printing is done with black ink; adhesive is still on back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Cottel Drug Co. (product)
Site Made (City)
Portland
Site Made (State)
Oregon
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
paper: black
Inscriptions
"PURE // IMPORTED LUCCA // OLIVE OIL. // THE BEST VIRGIN OIL. // BOTTLED BY // COTTEL DRUG CO., // N.E. Cor. First and Grant Sts., // PORTLAND, ORE."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.4 cm. x Width: 4.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Edges slightly ragged and some age/sun discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Research Facts
Also sold Bay Rum, Syrup of White Pine Tar Compound, etc.
Images
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