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Dates
1870
1879
circa 1870-1879
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
014002047
Description
Transparent cylindrical glass bottle of cough pills with tan cork stuck in neck; half full of pink round tablets; green paper label lists product's name, and the manufacturer's name and address.
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Accession Number
014002047
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Cough -- drug therapy
Antitussive Agents
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Transparent cylindrical glass bottle of cough pills with tan cork stuck in neck; half full of pink round tablets; green paper label lists product's name, 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
Henry Fraser
Site Made (City)
Pictou
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1879
circa 1870-1879
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: green
ink: black
cork: tan
Inscriptions
On label: "COUGH PILLS // HENRY FRASER // Corner of Water and South Market Sts. // PICTOU, N. S."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 5 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 10.4 cm x Diam. 4.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Cork has stains and minor cracks
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Reliable Cough Drops

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
014002122
Description
Empty rectangular pale yellow one piece cardboard box printed with the product name and the manufacturer's name, address, and date established.
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Accession Number
014002122
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Antitussive Agents
Cough -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Empty rectangular pale yellow one piece cardboard box printed with the product name and the manufacturer's name, address, and date established.
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
J. D. B. Fraser & Son
Site Made (City)
Pictou
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
paper: yellow, tan
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed: "RELIABLE // COUGH DROPS // J. D. B. FRASER & SON // DISPENSING CHEMISTS // PICTOU // SEEDS, DRUGS and // PATENT MEDICINES // ESTABLISHED 1828"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-5 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 6.5 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear and fading with back minor discoloration with a pink tinge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Images
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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
Less detail