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Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037351
Description
An empty ampoule that consists of a narrow, cylindrical glass tube that has a closed, nibbed tip; the tube flares to a tiny bulb that tapers inwards and then outwards to form a cylindrical-shaped chamber with a flat bottom for stability.
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Accession Number
997037351
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
An empty ampoule that consists of a narrow, cylindrical glass tube that has a closed, nibbed tip; the tube flares to a tiny bulb that tapers inwards and then outwards to form a cylindrical-shaped chamber with a flat bottom for stability.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 10.4 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No apparent chips or scratches
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037352
Description
An empty ampoule that consists of a narrow, cylindrical glass tube that has a closed, nibbed tip; the tube flares to a tiny bulb that tapers inwards and then outwards to form a cylindrical-shaped chamber with a flat bottom for stability.
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Accession Number
997037352
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
An empty ampoule that consists of a narrow, cylindrical glass tube that has a closed, nibbed tip; the tube flares to a tiny bulb that tapers inwards and then outwards to form a cylindrical-shaped chamber with a flat bottom for stability.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 10.4 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No apparent chips or scratches
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1989.7.4
Description
Turned box wood, two-part container joined with a leather hinge; drilled to enable a cork placed in lower metal-lined part to be pushed out by a plunger coming through two parts; when plunger is fully extended, the container can be open to insert the cork.
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Accession Number
1989.7.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
Description
Turned box wood, two-part container joined with a leather hinge; drilled to enable a cork placed in lower metal-lined part to be pushed out by a plunger coming through two parts; when plunger is fully extended, the container can be open to insert the cork.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. D. McKinley.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
wood: brown
fabric: beige
leather: brown
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 20.3 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The head of the plunger is cracked and bound with string.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Canadian Biographical Dictionary, p. 692; Ont. Medical Registry of 1872; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Belonged to Dr. Henry Turner (b. 1829), registered Ontario 1866, practised in Millbrook, Ontario ca. 1853-1898 and in NWT ca. 1895-1907; operated a drugstore in Millbrook from 1871.
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capsule display container

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4244
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001420
Description
A clear plastic container in the shape of a capsule standing on its end on a round, flat, base; container appears to open at the base, though there is also a seam on-third the way up; neither seam can be opened now; container is full of different-coloured empty capsules.
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Accession Number
000001420
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Capsules -- advertisements
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
Commerce -- instrumentation
Drug Industry -- instrumentation
Description
A clear plastic container in the shape of a capsule standing on its end on a round, flat, base; container appears to open at the base, though there is also a seam on-third the way up; neither seam can be opened now; container is full of different-coloured empty capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis (?).
Material
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A7-9
Dimension Notes
Length 22.8 cm x Diam. 12.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Some scratches in plastic, otherwise no apparent problems
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.421; CD #2
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capsule display container

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact4245
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001421
Description
A clear plastic container in the shape of a capsule standing on its end on a round, flat, base; container appears to open at the base, though there is also a seam on-third the way up from the base; neither seam can be opened now; container is full of different-coloured empty capsules.
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Accession Number
000001421
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Capsules -- advertisements
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
Commerce -- instrumentation
Drug Industry -- instrumentation
Description
A clear plastic container in the shape of a capsule standing on its end on a round, flat, base; container appears to open at the base, though there is also a seam on-third the way up from the base; neither seam can be opened now; container is full of different-coloured empty capsules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis (?).
Material
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A7-9
Dimension Notes
Length 22.8 cm x Diam. 12.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Some scratches in plastic; a streak of whitish accretion on the base
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See also 000.001.420; CD #2
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endo-sodium thiosulphate ampoule

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3887
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037477
Description
An ampoule that is a long, liquid-filled cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and then pinches inwards and then flares outwards into a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded point; a paper label is affixed.
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Accession Number
997037477
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Chemistry, Clinical
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
An ampoule that is a long, liquid-filled cylindrical glass tube that is closed on both ends and has a flat bottom; the main tube has straight sides and then pinches inwards and then flares outwards into a teardrop-shaped tip with a rounded point; a paper label is affixed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. H. Godfrey Bird or Dr. C.H. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Maker
Intravenous Products Company of America, Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This date marks the beginning of the Bird medical practice.
Material
glass: clear
paper: discoloured white; blue; black
Inscriptions
Label on ampoule reads, "ENDO-SODIUM // THIOSULPHATE // Five mils represent Sodium // Thiosulphate 0.5 Gm. (7½ Grs.) // in sterile solution for intravenous use. // Intravenous Products // Company of America, Inc. // New York, U.S.A. // Control No,"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Box 3
Dimension Notes
Length 8.7 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Colour on label is slightly discoloured
Copy Type
Original
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epinephrine hydrochloride

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1618
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004227
Description
Small full dark brown glass bottle of epinephrine hydrochloride with plasticized covering over cork closure; liquid.
Accession Number
993004227
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Small full dark brown glass bottle of epinephrine hydrochloride with plasticized covering over cork closure; liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Lederle Laboratories
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Material
paper: white; black; yellow
glass: dark brown
cork: grey
Inscriptions
Printed in black on white paper: "1 fl. oz. // 1:1000 solution // EPINEPHRINE // HYDROCHLORIDE // Lederle // Sterile-Parenteral use // CAUTION: To be used only // by or on the prescription of a // physician. // 143H405E // Lederle Laboratories, Inc., N.Y."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.0 cm. x Diam. : 3.5 cm.
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epinephrine injection pen

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14129
Dates
1988
1990
circa 1988-1990
Collection
Dr. Hugh Pross Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Allergies
Accession Number
012020002
Description
Clear plastic sealed cylindrical tube with epinephrine injection pen kit of syringe and paper instructions inside tube; manufacturer sticker label on outside of tube; unopened and sealed with plastic.
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Accession Number
012020002
Collection
Dr. Hugh Pross Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Allergies
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
Description
Clear plastic sealed cylindrical tube with epinephrine injection pen kit of syringe and paper instructions inside tube; manufacturer sticker label on outside of tube; unopened and sealed with plastic.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dr. Hugh Pross.
Maker
Hollister-Stier, Miles Canada Inc.
Site Made (City)
Etobicoke
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1988
1990
circa 1988-1990
Date Remarks
Expiry date listed
Material
plastic: clear, cream, red
paper: white
ink: red, black
Inscriptions
Printed on instruction sheet inside tube: "EPINEPHRINE INJECTION, USP (1:1000) // No. 6801ZA NDC 0118-9982-01 // Epinephrine Injection, USP (1:1000) contained in sterile 1 ml syringe, // designed to deliver 2 doses, 0.3 ml each. For subcutaneous or intra- // muscular use. Each ml contains 1 mg epinephrine as hydrochloride, // 8.5 mg sodium chloride, not more than 5 mg chlorobutanol (chloral deriv- // ative) and 1.5 mg sodium bisulfite. // LOT S206 EXP JUN '90"; printed on exterior sticker: "Hollister-Stier, Miles Canada Inc. // 77 Belfield Rd., Etobicoke, Ontario M9W 1G6 // (416) 247-6191 - Cdn. Lic. 561"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5
Dimension Notes
Length 11.4 cm x Diam 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Plastic seal is yellowed and brittle
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Epinephrine Injection," Medline Plus: Trusted Health Information for You. June 25 2014. July 8 2014; CD #6.
Research Facts
Epinephrine injection is used as emergency treatment to allergic reactions; it works by relaxing airway muscles and tightening blood vessels; it comes as pre-filled automatic injection device meant to be injected into the thigh; meant to be carried at all times; has a shelf life of two years. Also known as an 'EPI' pen.
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epinephrine injection pen

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14130
Dates
1988
1990
circa 1988-1990
Collection
Dr. Hugh Pross Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Allergies
Accession Number
012020003 a-d
Description
Clear plastic cylindrical tube (a) epinephrine injection syringe with a red rubber sheath on needle (b) and paper instructions (c) inside tube with a red plastic cap (d); manufacturer’s sticker label on exterior; cap is loose so contents are accessible; syringe has clear plastic barrel with measure…
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Accession Number
012020003 a-d
Collection
Dr. Hugh Pross Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Allergies
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
Description
Clear plastic cylindrical tube (a) epinephrine injection syringe with a red rubber sheath on needle (b) and paper instructions (c) inside tube with a red plastic cap (d); manufacturer’s sticker label on exterior; cap is loose so contents are accessible; syringe has clear plastic barrel with measurements for ½ ml and 1 ml, red plastic plunger, red rubber sheath over needle and dark brown liquid visible in barrel.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a – tube – Size: Length 11.4 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
b – syringe – Size: Length 10.5 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
c – paper – Size (unfolded) Length 24.5 cm x Width 10.0 cm
d – cap – Size: Length 0.9 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Provenance
Donated by Dr. Hugh Pross.
Maker
Hollister-Stier, Miles Canada Inc.
Site Made (City)
Etobicoke
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1988
1990
circa 1988-1990
Date Remarks
Expiry date listed
Material
plastic: clear, red
paper: white
ink: red, black
rubber: red
liquid: brown
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Printed on instruction sheet inside tube: "EPINEPHRINE INJECTION, USP (1:1000) // No. 6801ZA NDC 0118-9982-01 // Epinephrine Injection, USP (1:1000) contained in sterile 1 ml syringe, // designed to deliver 2 doses, 0.3 ml each. For subcutaneous or intra- // muscular use. Each ml contains 1 mg epinephrine as hydrochloride, // 8.5 mg sodium chloride, not more than 5 mg chlorobutanol (chloral deriv- // ative) and 1.5 mg sodium bisulfite. // LOT S206 EXP JUN '90"; printed on exterior sticker: "Hollister-Stier, Miles Canada Inc. // 77 Belfield Rd., Etobicoke, Ontario M9W 1G6 // (416) 247-6191 - Cdn. Lic. 561"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Epinephrine Injection," Medline Plus: Trusted Health Information for You. June 25 2014. July 8 2014; CD #6.
Research Facts
Epinephrine injection is used as emergency treatment to allergic reactions; it works by relaxing the airway muscles and tightening blood vessels; it comes as pre-filled automatic injection device meant to be injected into the thigh; meant to be carried at all times; has a shelf life of two years. Also known as an EPI pen.
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Dates
1964
1970
circa 1964
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001183 a-b
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; rectangular white sticker on front above label; bottle is 1/4 full of ovoid pills
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Accession Number
000001183 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular brown glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; rectangular white sticker on front above label; bottle is 1/4 full of ovoid pills
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1964
1970
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: brown
metal: red; white
paper: red; cream; blue; white
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "3.24 // 100 // Pr 100 G.C.P. No. 275 // ERGOTIN // (BONJEAN) // G. C. Pills // 3 GRAINS // (0.2 GM.) // Stock 19 - 275 - 4 // PARKE-DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; right side: "LS 127 K // Dose – As directed // by the physician."; left side: "MEDICAMENTA VERA PD & Co."; bottom: "2 // 50 3"' (b) "PD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 2 Row C
Length
a - 8.2 cm
Width
a - 4.3 cm
Depth
a - 3.1 cm b - 1.1 cm
Diameter
b - 3.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottle is sound; label yellowed; sticker peeling on top edge; cap fits securely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
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