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E. M. Estey, Manufacturing Pharmacist [business envelope]

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Dates
1886
circa 1886
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001549
Description
Paper envelope from E. M. Estey, a manufacturing pharmacist; left 3rd has typical pharmacist symbol (hourglass container and rod) with scroll down the front; 3c stamp; printed and written in black ink; opened along right edge.
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Accession Number
996001549
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Drug Industry -- ephemera
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Paper envelope from E. M. Estey, a manufacturing pharmacist; left 3rd has typical pharmacist symbol (hourglass container and rod) with scroll down the front; 3c stamp; printed and written in black ink; opened along right edge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg Limited.
Maker
E. M. Estey
Site Made (City)
Moncton
Site Made (State)
New Brunswick
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1886
circa 1886
Date Remarks
Date mailed
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, brown
Inscriptions
"VERO NIHIL VERUS // E. M. ESTEY // MANUFACTURING // PHARMACIST // & CHEMIST. // MEDICAL HALL // MONCTON, N.B. // SOLE PROPRIETOR OF // PHILODERMA // FOR THE // HANDS // ESTEY'S IRON AND QUININE TONIC // THE KING OF // BLOOD PURIFIERS // & OTHER STANDARD PREPARATIONS // GEO. BISHOP ENG & PTE. CO. MONTREAL // K. P. Forbes Esq. // Richibucton, N.B."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.8 cm. x Width: 8.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some staining along top edge and back; a little dirty; minimal sun/ege discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Natures Remedy Tablets [business postcard]

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001568
Description
Used thick green paper postcard from Nature's Remedy; address initially typed in purple, but town is crossed out with pencil and a name in pencil added below; back has form letter; green 1cent Canadian stamp.
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Accession Number
996001568
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Drug Industry -- ephemera
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used thick green paper postcard from Nature's Remedy; address initially typed in purple, but town is crossed out with pencil and a name in pencil added below; back has form letter; green 1cent Canadian stamp.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg Limited.
Maker
A. H. Lewis Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Smith's Falls
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Postmarked and dated
Material
paper: green
ink: black, green
Inscriptions
Front: "Nature's Remedy // NR - TABLETS - NR // Better than // Pills // for Liver Ills // Take one tonight // you'll feel better // in the morning // J. A. McAuley Esq, // Malagawatch, // N.S."; back: "Smith's Falls, Ont. 1910 // Dear Sir - / // It is surprising how business has picked up since // we put our remedies on the price restrictive plan. The // trade is taking very much more interest in N.R. now than // it did previously ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.1 cm. x Width: 8.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Slight sun/age discolouration around the edges; pencil used to cross out town and write "S.S.R. Denis"; top left back has an outline of two joined stamps; top edge is rough
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
company also active in 1922
Images
Less detail