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Dates
1977
circa 1977
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001192 a-b
Description
Cylindrical amber glass bottle (a) with plastic child-proof cap (b); paper label; bottle is half full of powder
Accession Number
000001192 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Infection -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical amber glass bottle (a) with plastic child-proof cap (b); paper label; bottle is half full of powder
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1977
circa 1977
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: amber
paper: red; cream; black
plastic: white
Inscriptions
(a) // Front: "Pr DIN 023418 100 ml // AMCILL ® // FOR ORAL SUSPENSION/ // POUR SUSPENSION BUCCALE // AMPICILLIN // FOR ORAL SUSPENSION // U.S.P. // EQUIVALENT TO / EQUIVALANT À // 2.5g AMPICILLIN // 125 mg / 5 ml // when prepared as directed / // lorsqu'on la prépare // suivant les directives // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21 - 301 - 126"; right side: "Antibiotic Usual Dose – Children, 25 to 50 mg/kg of body weight // per day, in equally divided doses at 6-hour intervals. // Medical literature available on request. // DIRECTIONS FOR DISPENSING – Prepare suspension at time of // dispensing. Add 70 ml of water in the bottle and shake well. // This provides 100 ml of suspension. // Each ml of prepared suspension will contain 25 mg of ampicillin // (as the trihydrate). // [dosage and directions repeated in French]"; left side: "Do not remove this portion of label. Keep bottle tightly closed. // Shake well before using. // Refrigerated suspension stable for 2 weeks following // (Date prepared). // Réfrigéree, la suspension demure stable 2 semaines. // Ne pas détacher cette partie de l'étiquette. Garder le flocon // hermétiquement bourché. Bien agiter avent l'usage. // EXP. DATE [printed] JUN 1979 [stamped] // LOT [printed] HC197 [stamped] // DIN 023418"; bottom: "107 [embossed]"; (b) "CLOSE TIGHTLY // OPEN // TO OPEN // PUSH DOWN // WHILE TURNING [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 1 Row A
Length
a - 12.4 cm b - 2.2 cm
Diameter
a - 4.2 cm b - 3.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle sound; label slightly yellowed, with a tear on the top edge; right edge is beginning to peel; cap dirty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Amcill* capsules

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001338 a-b
Description
A rectangular clear glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and left and right sides, a white sticker on the bottom, and contains 9 capsules and a packet of moisture-absorbing crystals
Accession Number
000001338 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Infection -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular clear glass bottle (a) with a threaded metal cap (b); bottle has a paper label on front and left and right sides, a white sticker on the bottom, and contains 9 capsules and a packet of moisture-absorbing crystals
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
glass: clear
metal: red; white
paper: white; red; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "Pr 100 No. 404 // CAPSULES // AMCILL* // AMPICILLIN CAPSULES // PARKE-DAVIS Std. // 500 MG. // (as the trihydrate) // *Trademark // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 6-404-4"; right side: "Antibiotic // Usual Adult Dose–500 mg. every // 6 to 8 hours. // Medical literature available on request. [printed] // Lot AM 509 Exp. Date:Jan 1976"; right side: "Cost 20.6¢/each // Antibiotique // Posologie habituelle–Adultes, 500 mg // toutes les 6 à 8 heures. // Documentation médicale fournie sur // demande. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; bottom: "2 I O // D-18 [illeg.] // 14 // JW"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row C
Length
a - 10.5 cm
Width
a - 4.3 cm
Depth
a - 6.1 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label yellowing, spotted with mildew, dirty; some corrosion on cap where paint is scratched
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Antidiphtheric Serum piston syringe kit

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001260 a-i
Description
Kit consists of (a) a wooden box with lid (b); a glass syringe barrel (c) stopped at needle end with a rubber stopper and at plunger end with a metal stopper with a hole in the centre to permit the piston to be screwed into the plunger (d); the plunger is a T-shaped metal rod with a threaded end; (…
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Accession Number
000001260 a-i
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Diphtheria Antitoxin -- therapeutic use
Diphtheria -- drug therapy
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Kit consists of (a) a wooden box with lid (b); a glass syringe barrel (c) stopped at needle end with a rubber stopper and at plunger end with a metal stopper with a hole in the centre to permit the piston to be screwed into the plunger (d); the plunger is a T-shaped metal rod with a threaded end; (e) a metal ring that fits around the syringe barrel; the ring has two wings that allow the syringe to be gripped when the plunger is pushed; (f) a sealed envelope; (g) a card with instructions for assembling the syringe; (h,i) two leaflets with product information.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 13.3 cm x Width 4.6 cm x Depth 4.5 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
c - syringe barrel - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
d - plunger - Size: Length 9.7 cm x Width 2.7 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
e - ring (with wings) - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Width 2.3 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
f - envelope - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 3.1 cm
g - instruction card - Size: Length 11.2 cm x Width 3.2 cm
h - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 30.5 cm x Width 12.6 cm
i - leaflet (unfolded) - Size: Length 41.7 cm x Width 10.3 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Expiry date
Material
paper: cream; brown; red; black
wood: yellow-brown
rubber: grey
glass: brown
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(b) "[illeg.] TIDIPHTHERIC SERUM // [illeg.] P. EIGHTH REVISION IN PISTON SYRINGE // No. 4000 ANTITOXIC UNITS // We [illeg.] recommend that this parcel be returned after [printed] Dec 3-10 [stamped], to be replaced with // fresh product. Ther serum will, however, retain its potency for a much longer // period if kept under proper conditions. // KEEP [illeg.] PRODUCT AT AS UNIFORM TEMPERATURE AS POSSIBLE, PREFERABLY BETWEEN 40° AND 60° F // LICENSE No. 1, issued to Parke, Davis & Co. by the Secretary of the Treasury, U.S.A., under provision // of Act approved July 1st, 1902. // PREPARED IN THE [illeg.] BORATORIES OF // [illeg.] ARKE, D [illeg.] OIT, MICH. U.S.A."; (c) "012195 – F [stamped] // ANTIDIPHTHERIC SERUM // No. 4 4000 Antitoxic Units // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., DETROIT, MICH."; (f) "Extra Washer // for Needle."; (g) "Screw piston into rubber plunger and // Rotate Plunger // several times to break up any adhesions // before attempting to expel serum"; (h) "Antidiphtheric Serum // (U.S.P. Eighth Revision) // IN PISTON SYRINGE // LICENSE No. 1 // ISSUED TO PARKE, DAVIS & CO. BY THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, U.S.A., // UNDER THE PROVISION OF ACT APPROVED JULY 1, 1902 // [text follows] // DIRECTIONS. // [text follows] // Dosage. – [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY. // LABORATORIES: // DETROIT, MICH., U.S.A.; WALKERVILLE, ONT., CAN.; HOUNSLOW, ENG. // BRANCH HOUSES: // [15 cities listed] // 34926"; (i) "BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS. // LICENSE NO. 1 // [text follows] // SERUMS. // [text follows] // VACCINES. // [text follows] // TOXINS. // [text follows] // MISCELLANEOUS. // [text follows] // PARKE, DAVIS & COMPANY. // LABORATORIES: // DETROIT, MICH., U.S.A.; WALKERVILLE, ONT., CAN.; HOUNSLOW, ENG. // BRANCH HOUSES: // [15 cities listed] // 34909"
Permanent Location
a-e: Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row B
f-i: Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Condition Remarks
Box is stained and dirty; paper label on box water marked and torn around edges; all metal parts show some corrosion; all paper parts are yellowed; instruction card has a dark stain on left edge; leaflets are tattered around edges
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On display: "Vaccines and Immunization: Epidemics, Prevention, and Canadian Innovation"; Museum of Health Care, Nov. 28, 2013 (c).
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Antidiphtheritic Serum container

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3548
Dates
1901
circa 1901
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001080
Description
Cylindrical wooden container with lid, wrapped with a paper label around circumference and a circular label on top; contains metallic balls (lead?) of varying sizes.
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Accession Number
000001080
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Diphtheria Antitoxin
Diphtheria -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
Description
Cylindrical wooden container with lid, wrapped with a paper label around circumference and a circular label on top; contains metallic balls (lead?) of varying sizes.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1901
circa 1901
Date Remarks
Label gives Oct. 10, 1901 as a "best before" date.
Material
paper: red; yellow; black
wood: light brown
Inscriptions
Top: "Antidiphtheritic // Serum. // Standard, X, No. 2 // This bulb contains 1000 Antitoxic units, // irrespective of the quantity of fluid. // 799460 [stamped] // Keep in a cool, dark place. // PREPARED IN THE BIOLOGICAL LABORATORY OF // Parke, Davis & Co. // [illeg.] T, MICH. U.S.A."; back: "We would recommend that this parcel be returned after // OCT 10 1901 [stamped], to be replaced with fresh product. // This serum will, however, retain its potency for a // much longer period, if kept under proper conditions. // [a series of illustrations for use listed here] // HOLDING BULB. // BREAKING NECK OF BULB. // OBTAINING LAST DROPS. // KEEP IN A COOL, DARK PLACE."; top: "[illeg.] N [illeg.] // 5 [handwritten]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Dimension Notes
Length 8.3 cm x Diam. 3.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Labels are discoloured and 2/3 of the label on top is missing; label surrounding container is torn and a piece (approx. 2.0 x 1.5 cm) is missing; exposed wood on top and bottom is dirty.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit, "Potions, Pills, and Prescriptions," Museum of Health Care, May 1, 2000
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Dates
1953
circa 1953
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1997.2.8
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with no neck and a large metal screw-on lid that is slightly wider than the bottle; has a paper label; contains powder.
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Accession Number
1997.2.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Antibiotics
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with no neck and a large metal screw-on lid that is slightly wider than the bottle; has a paper label; contains powder.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. H.B. Rundle (1911-1997) via Mr. Howard Rundle.
Maker
American Cyanamid Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1953
circa 1953
Material
glass: translucent beige
metal: yellow
paper: off-white; yellow; black
ink: black; red
organic matter
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Lederle [cursive] // AUREOMYCIN // Hydrochloride // CRYSTALLINE // SPEROIDS // Dispersible Powder // Contains Aureomycin HCl 50 mg"; printed at an angle over the above: "Complimentary"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 1 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 4.8 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Lid and label discoloured from age; contents stable.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This antibiotic was introduced in 1953; it was considered, at the time, useful for both bacterial and viral infections.
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bismuth salicylate vial

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001293 a-b
Description
A cylindrical glass vial (b) probably stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal cap moulded around the neck and lip; vial is in a cardboard box (a)
Accession Number
000001293 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
A cylindrical glass vial (b) probably stopped with a rubber stopper and sealed with a metal cap moulded around the neck and lip; vial is in a cardboard box (a)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
b - vial - Size: Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 3.3 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
cardboard: cream; red
glass: clear
paper: cream; red; orange; blue; white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "30 C.C. (1 oz.) // STERI-VIAL // BISMUTH SALICYLATE // IN OIL // WITH CHLORETONE // (BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE) // For intramuscular // Injection // EACH C.C. CONTAINS: // Bismuth Sal- // icylate 0.13 Gm // (2 grs.) // Chloretone // (Chlorbutol) 3% // Phemerol Octyl- // oxyacetate* 1:2000 // Peanut Oil – q.s. // SEE SIDE PANELS // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "This suspension should be shaken before use. // ADULT DOSE – 1 to 1 1/2 c.c. intramuscularly, once weekly. // (0.13 to 0.2 Gm. of Bismuth Salicylate) // DO NOT GIVE INTRAVENOUSLY // "Steri-vial" designates certain sterile multiple // dose packages supplied by Parke, Davis & Co."; back: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // Laboratories // [9 cities listed] // Branches // [22 cities listed]"; left side: "This suspension contains finely powdered Bismuth // Salicylate in peanut oil, with Chloretone (Chlor- // butol) as a local anesthetic and Phemerol Octyl- // oxyacetate as a germicidal agent. // Each cc. contains 0.13 Gm (2 grs.) of Bismuth // Salicylate, equivalent to 75 mg. metallic bismuth. // *Para-tertiary-octyl-phenoxy-ethoxy-ethyl-dimethyl-benzyl // ammonium octyloxyacetate, P. D. & Co."; top: logo, see drawing on accession sheet; bottom: "JW [handwritten]"; (b) front: "30 C.C. // STERI-VIAL // BISMUTH SALICYLATE // IN OIL // WITH CHLORETONE // (Bismuth Subsalicylate) // EACH C.C. CONTAINS: [printed] C773709 [stamped] // Bismuth Salicylate – 0.13 Gm. (2 gr.) // Chloretone (Chlorbutol) – – 3% // Phemerol Oxyloxyacetate* – 1:2000 // Peanut Oil – – – – q.s. // For Intramuscular Injection. // [above 6 lines are written over a logo - see drawing on accession sheet] PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: " "Steri-vial" designates certain sterile // multiple dose packages supplied by Parkee, Davis & Company. // Suspension – Should // be shaken before use. // An oversize container is supplied // to facilitate shaking. // ADULT DOSE – 1 to 1 1/2 c.c. intra- // muscularly, once weekly. // (0.13 to 0.2 Gm. of Bismuth // Salicylate) // Do Not Give Intravenously. // *Para-tertiary-octyl-phenoxy-// ethoxy-ethyl-dimethyl-benzyl // ammonium octyloxyacetate, // P.D. & Co."; bottom: "TCW CO // 1 S 114 // USA [embossed]"; top: "TEAR // OFF [embossed]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row D
Condition Remarks
Box yellowing, somewhat dented; label on vial yellowing; there is a sticky accretion around seal on metal cap; appears that contents of vial have leaked out
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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Dates
1898
circa 1898
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001027
Description
A cardboard box containing plant material (boneset?); wrapped and sealed in plastic.
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Accession Number
000001027
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Fever -- drug therapy
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
Description
A cardboard box containing plant material (boneset?); wrapped and sealed in plastic.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1898
circa 1898
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke, Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
cardboard: yellow-brown; red
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
Top: "No. 56 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO.'S // BONESET // (EUPATORIUM, N.F.) // Eupatorium, Thoroughwort // Lin. Herbe d'Eupatoire // Durchwachsdost perfoliée // SELECTED DRUG, CAREFULLY CLEANED // AND FREE FROM ADULTERATION. // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // DETROIT, Mich. U.S.A. Walkerville, // Ont., // Canada"; front: "MEDICINAL USES // Boneset is a diaphoretic and // bitter tonic, used chiefly in the // treatment of periodic fevers and colds."; right side: "DIRECTIONS FOR USE // DOSE - 1 to 3 teaspoonfuls of // the herb steeped in a cup of // boiling water."; back: "P D & Co. [surrounded by] . MEDICAMENTA . VERA [this is a monogramme]"; left side: "MODE D'EMPLOIE // DOSE: Infusez 1 à 3 cuillerées à café de cette herbe dans une tasse d'eau bouillante."; bottom: "DIREZIONI // Dose: Da 1 a 3 cucchiaini di // quest'erba messe in infusione // dentro una tazza di acqua bollente. // JAK UZYWAC // Doza: 1 do 3 malyck lyzek // ziola zamoczyc w filizance gotu- // jacy wody. // GEBRAUCHSANWEISUNG // Dosis: Man nehm 1 bis 3 // Teelöffel voll des drautes in eine // Tass kochenden Wassers."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-5 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 6.9 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Cardboard is yellowed, especially on top; some dried plant material has escaped box and is trapped in plastic.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 1 page 1; personal communication with Jack Willson, May 2000; CD #2
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
Images
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1970.4.2
Description
An orange cardboard box with black lettering contains a paper bag of herbs.
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Accession Number
1970.4.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Fever -- drug therapy
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
Description
An orange cardboard box with black lettering contains a paper bag of herbs.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R.G. Guest of Toronto.
Maker
J. L. Hopkins & Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
cardboard: orange
ink: black
Inscriptions
on front: "ONE OUNCE // BONESET (Eupatorium perfoliatum) // N. F. // SYNONYMS: // English — Thoroughwort, Teasel, Indian Sage, Sweating Plant // French — Herbe à fièvre, Herbe parfaite // German — Durchwachsener Wasserhanf"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-5 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 7.0 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
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boroglyceride solution

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3930
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001139
Description
Cylindrical amber glass bottle with neck only slightly narrower than body and flat, flanged lip stopped with a cork; paper label on front; rectangular sticker on bottom.
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Accession Number
000001139
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Disinfection
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical amber glass bottle with neck only slightly narrower than body and flat, flanged lip stopped with a cork; paper label on front; rectangular sticker on bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: cream; white; red
Inscriptions
Front: "ONE POUND Sol. No. 5 // SOLUTION // BOROGLYCERIDE // ZXT [illeg., handwritten] // Glycerinum Acidi Borici B.P. // [illeg., handwritten] // ANTISEPTIC, DEODORANT, // STIMULATING AND // HEALING // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, ONTARIO, CANADA"; "J W // 12"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 18.9 cm x Diam. 6.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle is dusty, dirty, especially around lip; label yellowed and watermarked; cork crumbled around edge, does not fit tightly
Copy Type
Original
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cacodylate of sodium ampoule

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Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
000001241 a-c
Description
Three identical cardboard boxes (a-c) (probably part of a larger package), all sealed and presumably containing ampoules.
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Accession Number
000001241 a-c
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Syphilis -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Three identical cardboard boxes (a-c) (probably part of a larger package), all sealed and presumably containing ampoules.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
c - box - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Material
cardboard: white; black
Inscriptions
Top: "1 CC AMPOULE No. 20 // CACODYLATE OF SODIUM // 0.05 G. (3/4 GRAIN)"; front: "PARKE, DAVIS & CO."; bottom: "PRINTED IN U.S.A."; back: "STERILE SOLUTION"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row C
Condition Remarks
Boxes are dirty; (b) has a dark stain on top; otherwise sound
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.202
Images
Less detail

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