The postcard is an invitation to an annual meeting of the Ontario Medical Association in 1908; it has been post marked and a 1 cent King George stamp was preprinted on the postcard.
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Originally owned by Dr. Horace Boscam of Uxbridge; found within the pages of the textbook "Static Electricity" and the uses of the Roentgen Ray by W.B. Snow from 1903; it was located in the textbook 006.030.033 after it had been donated to the museum.
Hand written in ink on the front "Dr. Horace Boscam // Uxbridge // Ont" Typed on the back "Hamilton, April 15th, '08 // The Ontatio Medical Association"
Length 13.4 cm x Width 8.5 cm
The cover has a three small areas of loss on the edge closest to the photograph; there are some spots on the photograph; both appear to be yellowing; the corners of the frame are slightly bent and separating.
Dr. Horace Boacam was the second Doctor to live at 38 Main Street Uxbridge Ontario; the following tennant of the house was Dr. Frank Mellow, followed by Dr. Ross Mellow; it was Dr. Frank Mellow who purchased the electrostatic generating machine; artefact 006030001.
Used thick cardboard postcard from the National Drug and Chemical Co. of Canada, Ltd.; front: address and occupation handwritten in pencil and an imprinted orange-yellow 1c Canadian stamp; back: framed by solid black line, left section has ad for "Dominion CBQ Tablets" with a policeman holding up h…
Used thick cardboard postcard from the National Drug and Chemical Co. of Canada, Ltd.; front: address and occupation handwritten in pencil and an imprinted orange-yellow 1c Canadian stamp; back: framed by solid black line, left section has ad for "Dominion CBQ Tablets" with a policeman holding up his hand; right has form letter, filled in in pencil.
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Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg, Limited.
Front: "STOP // A COLD IN // A FEW HOURS // DOMINION // CBQ // TABLETS" // VERYTHING for the DRUG TRADE // HAMILTON, ONT. // Dear Sir: // Our Mr. E. A. RITCHIE will have the // pleasure of calling upon you about // Tuesday, April 22. // Any order entrusted to him will have prompt // attention and be highly appreciated. // Yours truly, // NATIONAL DRUG & CHEMICAL CO. // OF CANADA, LIMITED."; reverse: "CANADA POST CARD // H. F. Cant // Galt // Ont. // Druggist"; postmark: "HAMILTON // 1031 PM // APR 20 // 1930 // ONTARIO // SAVE TIME // USE AIR MAIL"
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 8.6 cm.
Quite age/sun discoloured; a lot of staining onto the front from the black ink on the back and vice-versa; front: left bottom has a pink stain, bottom right has a small pink and red stain
Definitely, H.F. Cant is a Druggist; see 996.001.591-.593, .598, .607, .762 (Cant), .763, .802; company of wholesale druggists from 1906-1930