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Acetic Acid [product label]

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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.232
Description
An original un-pasted product label, printed on single side with a decorative image of mortar and pestle and druggist address.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1977.12.232
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Advertising
Description
An original un-pasted product label, printed on single side with a decorative image of mortar and pestle and druggist address.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
T.B. Taylor's Drug and Book Store
Site Made (City)
Watford
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Style of graphics
Material
paper: cream
ink: black; grey
Inscriptions
"FROM T. B. TAYLOR’S // DRUG & BOOK STORE // MAIN ST // WATFORD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 3.2 cm x Width 6.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Overall yellowing; wear around edges.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Acetic Acid [product label]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7186
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.233
Description
An original un-pasted product label, printed on single side with a decorative image of mortar and pestle and druggist address.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1977.12.233
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Advertising
Description
An original un-pasted product label, printed on single side with a decorative image of mortar and pestle and druggist address.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
T.B. Taylor's Drug and Book Store
Site Made (City)
Watford
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Style of graphics.
Material
paper: cream
ink: black; grey
Inscriptions
"FROM T. B. TAYLOR’S // DRUG & BOOK STORE // MAIN ST // WATFORD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 3.2 cm x Width 6.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Overall yellowing, wear around edges, 1.2 cm tear at top.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Acetic Acid [product label]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7187
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.234
Description
An original un-pasted product label, printed on single side with a decorative image of mortar and pestle and druggist address.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1977.12.234
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Advertising
Description
An original un-pasted product label, printed on single side with a decorative image of mortar and pestle and druggist address.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
T.B. Taylor's Drug and Book Store
Site Made (City)
Watford
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Style of graphics.
Material
paper: cream
ink: black; grey
Inscriptions
"FROM T. B. TAYLOR’S // DRUG & BOOK STORE // MAIN ST // WATFORD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 3.2 cm x Width 6.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Overall yellowing, wear around edges.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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advertising booklet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12819
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.199
Description
An advertising booklet for Burdock Blood Bitters; it lists symbolism of objects in dreams in one column and testimonials of cures for various ailments in the other; alphabetical order; 27 pages, cover and pages 1 and 2 are missing, pages numbered up to 30; stapled twice along the spine.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1977.12.199
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
Pamphlets
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- bitters -- advertisements
Description
An advertising booklet for Burdock Blood Bitters; it lists symbolism of objects in dreams in one column and testimonials of cures for various ailments in the other; alphabetical order; 27 pages, cover and pages 1 and 2 are missing, pages numbered up to 30; stapled twice along the spine.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on top of left side pages 1-22: "BURDOCK BLOOD BITTERS"; printed on top of right side pages 1-23: "CURES DYSPEPSIA", "CURES BILLIOUSNESS AND LIVER COMPLAINT.", "CURES CONSTIPATION", "CURES SCROFULA", "CURES ERYSIPELAS", "CURES HEADACHE", "CURES KIDNEY COMPLAINTS", "CURES GENERAL AND NERVOUS DEBILIITY", "CURES RHEUMATISM", "CURES INDIGESTION", "PURIFIES THE BLOOD"; printed on top of page 24: "FOR COUGHS AND COLDS USE"; printed on the top of page 25: "HAGYARD'S PECTORAL BALSAM"; printed on the top of page 26 and 28: "BURDOCK BLOOD BITTERS"; printed on the top of page 27: "CURES SALT RHEUM"; printed on the top of page 29: "IS PURELY VEGETABLE"; printed on the top of page 30: "OUR OWN PREPARATIONS."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 19.0 cm x Width 12.7 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed and embrittled; pages one and two are missing as well as some pages after 30; cover is missing; many areas of loss and severe creases ; metal has corrosion present
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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advertising booklet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7430
Dates
1880
circa 1880
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1978.14.24
Description
A small, rectangular booklet of 12 pages plus front and back covers; the front cover is illustrated with a border designed to look like the border of a fine tapestry; the booklet is primarily an advertisement for Perry Davis Pain-Killer, including pictorial advertisements, testimonials and claims, …
  2 images  
Accession Number
1978.14.24
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
A small, rectangular booklet of 12 pages plus front and back covers; the front cover is illustrated with a border designed to look like the border of a fine tapestry; the booklet is primarily an advertisement for Perry Davis Pain-Killer, including pictorial advertisements, testimonials and claims, as well as jokes and facts to entertain the reader and directions on dyeing fabrics; the binding is sewn.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Perry Davis & Son & Lawrence
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1880
circa 1880
Date Remarks
Date printed inside booklet
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, red
Inscriptions
Printed on the front: "All Sorts"; printed on the inside: "Head Quarters // – OF THE – / PAIN - KILLER // – IN – // MONTREAL. // PAIN - KILLER. // 'T CURES, WHEN TAKEN INTERNALLY, // Cramp. Cholera, Dysentery, // Diarrhoea, Painter's Colic, Bowel Com- // plaints, Pain in the Stomach, Liver Complaints, Sore // Throat. Sudden Colds, Coughs, Dyspepsia, Indigestion, &c. // WHEN USED EXTERNALLY, IT CURES // Boils, Felons, Cuts, Bruises, Burns and Scalds, Old Sores, // Sprains, Swelling of Joints, Toothache, Pain // in the Face, Neuralgia, Rheuma - // tism, Frosted Feet, &c. // For Cholera Morbus and Cholera Infantum as well as all Summer Com - // plaints of a similar nature"; this page is illustrated with a drawing of the company headquarters; printed in black ink on the back cover are two advertisements for other products; "For CONSUMPTION and all Diseases that lead to it, // SUCH AS // Coughs, Neglected Colds, Bronchitis, Pain in the Chest, // – AND – // ALL DISEASES OF THE LUNGS // ALLEN'S LUNG BALSAM // Is the Great Modern Remedy. – For Croup it is almost a specific. // It excites expectoration, and causes the lungs to throw off the phlegm or mucus // Physicians having consumptive patients, // and who, having to cure them with their own medicine, we would recommend // to give ALLEN'S LUNG BALSAM a try // Sold by all druggist's, $1.00 per bottle"; on the second half: "BEARINE // FOR THE // HAIR. // IT IS A HAIR BEAUTIFIER, PRESERVER AND DRESSING. // This elegant preparation named from the CANADA BEAR, from which its most // essental element is obtained // SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS // PRICE, 50 CENTS PER BOTTLE // PERRY DAVIS & SON & LAWRENCE, // PROPRIETOR'S, MONTREAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder C
Dimension Notes
Length 18.2 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed with age and has been water stained and spotted; there is a small tear on the upper left-hand corner.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
Reference Comments
"Spring and Summer Catalogue (No. 46)," The T. Eaton Co., 1901 (reprinted 1970), p. 117
Research Facts
Claims to cure cholera, dysentery and diphtheria; claims to have "stood the test of forty years' trial."
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advertising brochure

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12807
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.184
Description
An advertising brochure for Father John's Medicine; folded in half; English on outside, French on inside.
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Accession Number
1977.12.184
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
Description
An advertising brochure for Father John's Medicine; folded in half; English on outside, French on inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Maker
Father John's Medicine Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on clipping on first page: "Prepared only by // FATHER JOHN'S MEDICINE CO., Inc. // MONTREAL, CANADA and LOWELL, MASS., U.S.A."; titles on first page: "THE TRUTH...Quickly Told", "Father John's Medicine has been in use more than 90 years, and is recommended...", "IMPRESSIVE ENDORSEMENTS", "DIRECTIONS FOR USE"; on reverse: "Named by // the people"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 27.9 cm x Width 21.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed; severe crease vertically down page; severe crease on bottom corner
Copy Type
Original
Images
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advertising flyer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12806
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.183
Description
An advertising flyer for various pharmaceuticals from Dr. Low, Prof. Low, Milburn and Freeman; it lists the uses of each remedy as well as the price and their manufacturer; double sided page, folded in half; printed in both French and English.
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Accession Number
1977.12.183
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
Description
An advertising flyer for various pharmaceuticals from Dr. Low, Prof. Low, Milburn and Freeman; it lists the uses of each remedy as well as the price and their manufacturer; double sided page, folded in half; printed in both French and English.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on clipping on first page: "DR. LOW'S // PLEASANT WORM SYRUP."; on interior: "DR. LOW'S // PAIN CURE OIL.", "DR. LOW'S // PLEASANT COUGH TROCHES.", "DR. LOW'S HYGIENE LIVER PILLS.", "PROF. LOW'S MAGIC SULPHUR SOAP.", "LOW'S FRENCH COLOGNE.", "MILBURN'S AROMATIC QUININE WINE.", "FREEMAN'S ITALIAN CASTOR OIL COMPOUND"; on the reverse "MILBURN'S // Cod Liver Oil Emulsion", "MILBURN'S // BEEF, IRON AND WINE."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 30.7 cm x Width 23.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed; severe crease diagonally along bottom corner; severe crease vertically down page has begun to seperate; large hole in centre of bottom; adhesive residue along top inside; slight creasing throughout
Copy Type
Original
Images
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advertising flyer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12816
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.195
Description
An advertising flyer for Howarth's Carminative; single sided; letter format.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1977.12.195
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
Pediatrics
Description
An advertising flyer for Howarth's Carminative; single sided; letter format.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Maker
The Howarth Drug Company
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
paper: green
ink: black
Inscriptions
printed on the front cover: "Dear Madam: // we bet to give you some data concerning the history of Howarth's // Carminative and its remarkable success in the relief of nearly all the common // ailments of infancy and childhood; etc."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Length
25.4 cm
Width
15.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Paper has faded; watermark at top; slight tears along bottom; slight creases along bottom
Copy Type
Original
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Ayer's Ague Cure [advertising card]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7172
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.220
Description
An original double-sided advertising card; image on front is of a log cabin with an adult and small child in a forest with a rowboat on water, second image on front is of two frogs with Ayer’s product being approached by a crocodile; image on back is of a frog climbing an Ayer’s bottle; most of bac…
  1 image  
Accession Number
1977.12.220
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Advertising
Antimalarials -- advertisements
Malaria -- drug therapy -- advertisements
Description
An original double-sided advertising card; image on front is of a log cabin with an adult and small child in a forest with a rowboat on water, second image on front is of two frogs with Ayer’s product being approached by a crocodile; image on back is of a frog climbing an Ayer’s bottle; most of back printed area missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co.
Site Made (City)
Lowell
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1890
1900
circa 1890-1900
Date Remarks
Style of graphics.
Material
paper: cream
ink: brown; green; red
Inscriptions
Overprinted on front: "AYER'S AGUE CURE // IS WARRANTED TO CURE // ALL MALARIAL DISORDERS // Prepared by // Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co., Lowell, Mass."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 5.4 cm x Width 11.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Back of card is missing; only edges of print are still visible; piece of large orange sticker is on back, adhesive tape holds together bottom-left corner of card.
Copy Type
Original
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Ayer's Almanac - 1881 [advertising almanac]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7427
Dates
1881
circa 1881
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1978.14.2
Description
A small booklet, rectangular in shape, originally with approximately 32 pages and a front and back cover; the booklet's primary use is as an almanac with calendars, times for sunrise and sunset, and phases of the moon; included also are facts and jokes as well as advertisements for Dr. Ayer's Sarsa…
  3 images  
Accession Number
1978.14.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Almanacs
Advertising
Description
A small booklet, rectangular in shape, originally with approximately 32 pages and a front and back cover; the booklet's primary use is as an almanac with calendars, times for sunrise and sunset, and phases of the moon; included also are facts and jokes as well as advertisements for Dr. Ayer's Sarsaparilla, testimonials and other products made by Dr. Ayer. A small fabric cord is placed through a hole in the upper left-hand front corner.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Dr. J. C. Ayer & Co.
Site Made (City)
Lowell
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1881
circa 1881
Date Remarks
Based on publishing date
Material
paper: off-white; yellow
fabric: blue; red; white
Inscriptions
Printed in black ink on the page at the beginning of book: "Second Month. FEBRUARY, 1881. 28 Days. // MOON'S PHASES. CALENDAR]"; printed on back cover in black: on the left a calendar, and on the right: "Those medicines which have stood the test of // criticism for years may be depended on for real merit. Of such is AYER'S CHERRY PEC- // TORAL, which deserves a place in every house- // hold. — Victoria (Tex.) Advocate [in italics]."; "The family medicines of Dr. J. C. AYER & // Co. are popular, reliable and world-famous. — Pulaski (Tenn.) Citizen"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length 19.2 cm x Width 12.2 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
At least two pages have been torn off as well as the cover; pages are torn--February is a half page--and some worm holes are visible on pages.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Spring and Summer Catalogue (No. 46)," The T. Eaton Co., 1901 (reprinted 1970), p. 117 (see attached photocopy); "The Great American Fraud," by Samuel Hopkins Adams, p. 21
Research Facts
According to "The Great American Fraud," Ayer's Sarsaparilla had an alcohol content of 26%.
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