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Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil label

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2558
Dates
1848
circa 1848
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001521
Description
Thin paper label for Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil from The Ideal Pharmacy; blue ink used; in the middle is a facsimile of a fishing schooner in full sail on the ocean, with three fishermen wearing sou'westers; another schooner in the distance.
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Accession Number
996001521
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Cod Liver Oil -- ephemera
Respiration Disorders -- drug therapy -- ephemera
Emaciation -- drug therapy -- ephemera
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- ephemera
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Thin paper label for Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil from The Ideal Pharmacy; blue ink used; in the middle is a facsimile of a fishing schooner in full sail on the ocean, with three fishermen wearing sou'westers; another schooner in the distance.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
The Ideal Pharmacy (product)
Site Made (City)
Milwaukee
Site Made (State)
Wisconsin
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1848
circa 1848
Date Remarks
Wisconsin became a state; probably after
Material
paper: blue
Inscriptions
"PURE // NORWEGIAN // COD // LIVER // OIL // PREPARED // FROM // FRESH // COD // LIVERS // Warranted the sweetest & most palatable oil obtainable // FOR CONSUMPTION and all // PULMONARY AFFECTIONS // also EMACIATION and DEBILITY arising from DISEASE. // DIRECTIONS: For Adults: One tablespoonful three // times a day after meals. For Children One half to // One tablespoopful to be gradually increased. // T.L. BAARTH, PROP. // COR. HOLTON AND CENTER STREETS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.6 cm. x Width: 6.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Slight age/sun discolouration; small tear at top edge, between the middle and right
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Note "tablespoonful" is misspelled the second time as "tablespoopful"; also note that 996.001.522 is very similar to this ad, although produced by a different company
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Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil label

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2559
Dates
1859
circa 1859
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001522
Description
Thin paper label for Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil from the Cottel Drug Co.; blue ink; top third has a facsimile of a fish they hoped looked like cod, with the word "COD" over top of it; adhesive still on back; rounded top, just like 996.001.521.
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Accession Number
996001522
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Cod Liver Oil -- ephemera
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- ephemera
Drug Labeling -- ephemera
Description
Thin paper label for Pure Norwegian Cod Liver Oil from the Cottel Drug Co.; blue ink; top third has a facsimile of a fish they hoped looked like cod, with the word "COD" over top of it; adhesive still on back; rounded top, just like 996.001.521.
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
1859
circa 1859
Material
paper: blue
Inscriptions
"PURE // NORWEGIAN // COD // LIVER // OIL // Warranted Pure // THIS OIL // IS PREPARED WITH GREAT CARE // AND MAY BE RELIED ON TO BE THE BEST QUA= // LITY, FREE FROM THE STRONG UNPLEASANT // ODOR WHICH ACCOMPANIES THE POORER // QUALITIES. // DIRECTIONS: // The Dose for Adults is a tablespoonful // three times a day for children one half to // one teaspoonful to be gradually increased as the patient requires
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.6 cm. x Width: 6.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; top edge has 3 tears and a bend crease in the top left corner
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Also made Kitsap Tone, Kitsap Tonic Bitters, etc.
Images
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