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Dr. King's New Discovery

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Dates
1921
circa 1921
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001190
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; flat sides; paper label on front of bottle; embossed writing on back of bottle; long cylindrical neck with cork stopper.
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Accession Number
996001190
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; flat sides; paper label on front of bottle; embossed writing on back of bottle; long cylindrical neck with cork stopper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct.1993.
Maker
H. E. Bucklen & Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1921
circa 1921
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Originated 1869 // Dr. King's // New // Discovery // each fluid ounce contains // chloroform 2 minims // combined with other // ingredients // recommended in the // treatment of Coughs // due to colds // H. E. Bucklen & Co. // offices // New York St. Louis // formerly Chicago, Ill. // J. revision 1921
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-2 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 17.8 cm. x Width: 5.7 cm. x Depth: 2.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label discoloured and stained
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
Images
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1970.4.11
Description
Cardboard box containing herbs.
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Accession Number
1970.4.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Herbal
Expectorants
Antitussive Agents
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Cardboard box containing herbs.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R.G. Guest of Toronto.
Maker
S.B. Penick & Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
cardboard: beige; blue
ink: red; blue
Inscriptions
On front: "Initial Line // LOOSE PRESSED // LOBELIA HERB // POISON // (Lobelia Inflata) // NET WEIGHT ONE OUNCE // S.B. PENICK & CO. // INCORPORATED // CRUDE DRUGS // NEW YORK, N.U., U.S.A. // ASHEVILLE, N.C. WEEHAWKEN, N.J. // "The Initial Source of Supply""; on side: "SYNONYM—Indian Tobacco; // Ger. Lobelienkraut // PART USED—Herb // FAMILY—Lobeliaceae // HABITAT—United States"; on side: "ACTION AND USES // Expectorant & Antispasmodia"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-5 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 7.0 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Yellowed; small tear on lower left side.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001222
Description
Oval amber glass bottle; paper label adhered to front of bottle; cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing on bottom of bottle.
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Accession Number
996001222
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Oval amber glass bottle; paper label adhered to front of bottle; cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing on bottom of bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Louisville Kentucky in May 1993.
Maker
The Hillside Chemical Co.
Site Made (City)
Newburgh
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: amber
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Terraline // A valuable remedy // Consumption, Coughs, Colds // Asthma, La-Grippe // The Hillside Chemical Co. // Newburgh, New York
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 20.1 cm. x Width: 8.2 cm. x Depth: 4.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label discoloured and badly worn and torn
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Hillside Chemical Co. -- Newburgh N.Y.; Terraline plain and terraline with heroin; = [?] liquid petrolatum with or without heroin; claims: effective against consumption, asthma, grippe, croup and dis. of the throat and lungs; the company was fined $25 (1917)
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Zubes Cough Lozenges

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001100
Description
Low circular metal container of cough lozenges; nothing in container; gold bottom with orange lid with black, gold and pink writing over surface; lid does not come off.
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Accession Number
996001100
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Cough -- drug therapy
Pharyngitis -- drug therapy
Antitussive Agents
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Low circular metal container of cough lozenges; nothing in container; gold bottom with orange lid with black, gold and pink writing over surface; lid does not come off.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Ottawa in June 1993.
Maker
E. W. Hampshire and Co.
Site Made (City)
Derby
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: yellow; orange; black; pink
Inscriptions
"Soothing // and comforting // zubes // ... // Cough Lozenges // Pour le mal de gorge // 10 cents // Made in England by F. W. Hampshire and Company, Limited Derby"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length: 1.5 cm. x Diam. : 6.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some slight wear over surface
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
Images
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