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Acetic Acid [product label]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7185
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
Less detail
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001806
Description
Very large advertisement for Humphreys' Homeopathic Medicine Co. and its numerous products, both sides of the page
  2 images  
Accession Number
996001806
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
MM= Drugs -- homeopathic and other sectarian medicines -- advertisements
Description
Very large advertisement for Humphreys' Homeopathic Medicine Co. and its numerous products, both
sides of the page
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995
Maker
Humphreys' Homeopathic Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
"60 years", if began in 1840's then it should be sometime after 1900
Material
paper: black
Inscriptions
"Humphreys' Remedies; Veterinary Remedies, Witch Hazel Ointment (Comp.) // and // Marvel Witch
Hazel // DR. HUMPHREYS' REMEDIES // NO. FOR PRICE ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-4-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 31.8 cm. x Width: 31.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; various creases and a few stains
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.001.291-.295, .619-.625, .764, .791, .806; CD #3
Research Facts
See 996.001.619
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advertising booklet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2913
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001876
Description
A paper booklet from Dr. Bell's Wonder Medicine Co.; contains "first aid" for everything and all animals, plus many promotional testimonials; string to hang booklet up.
  3 images  
Accession Number
996001876
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Pamphlets
Veterinary Drugs -- advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
A paper booklet from Dr. Bell's Wonder Medicine Co.; contains "first aid" for everything and all animals, plus many promotional testimonials; string to hang booklet up.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Dr. Bell Wonder Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Date Remarks
Latest date is Nov. 28, 1936, so probably printed in 1937
Material
paper: black; red
Inscriptions
"FIRST AID for SICK ANIMALS // (WITH ILLUSTRATIONS) // SIXTH EDITION // DESCRIBING THE PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS AND // TREATMENT OF THE COMMON DISEASES // OF LIVESTOCK AND PETS. // By GEORGE W. BELL, D.V.D., V.S. // For over Forty Years one of // Canada's Leading Veterinarians. // DOSAGE - Dr. Bell's Veterinary Wonder, page 40."; back: "NIP DISEASE IN THE BUD // CHILLS // COUGHS // SCOURS ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder E
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.7 cm. x Width: 12.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Very age/sun discoloured; some creases, stains and tears, none of which are major -- yet
Copy Type
Original
Images
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advertising booklet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2935
Dates
1869
circa 1869
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001898
Description
Paper hardcover book put out by Barry, Du Barry & Co. for their product "Revalenta Arabica"; inside - brief product promises and many testimonials; one page missing.
  2 images  
Accession Number
996001898
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- advertisements
Description
Paper hardcover book put out by Barry, Du Barry & Co. for their product "Revalenta Arabica"; inside - brief product promises and many testimonials; one page missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, July, 1993.
Maker
Barry, Du Barry & Co. Wertheimer, Lea & Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
Great Britain
Dates
1869
circa 1869
Date Remarks
Dated
Material
paper: green; black
Inscriptions
"THE // NATURAL RESTORER // OF // PERFECT HEALTH // TO THE // MOST ENFEEBLED OR SHATTERED CONSTITUTION, // WITHOUT MEDICINE, INCONVENIENCE OR EXPENSE; // OR HOW // SPEEDILY AND RADICALLY TO REMOVE // WITHOUT MEDICINE, // DYSPEPSIA (INDIGESTION), NERVOUSNESS, CONSTIPATION, FLATU- // LENCY, PHLEGM, BILIOUSNESS, LIVER COMPLAINTS, HYSTERIA, NEURALGIA, SLEEPLESSNESS, // ACIDITY ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Length
16.6 cm.
Width
10.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Very age/sun discoloured and stained; cover corners are soft
Copy Type
Original
Images
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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 coupon

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2915
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001878
Description
Green paper coupon from Dr. Bell's Wonder Medicine Co. for a free sample of Dr. Bell's Kidney, Water and Blood Powders.
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001878
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Veterinary Drugs -- advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Green paper coupon from Dr. Bell's Wonder Medicine Co. for a free sample of Dr. Bell's Kidney, Water and Blood Powders.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, May 10, 1994.
Maker
Dr. Bell Wonder Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Material
paper: black; green
Inscriptions
"VALUABLE COUPON // THIS COUPON IS GOOD FOR A // FREE SAMPLE // of // DR. BELL'S KIDNEY, WATER & BLOOD POWDERS // (A Veterinary Product) See page 38 of the book for uses of this powder. // Present at your Dealer's whose name is printed on the ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder E
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.2 cm. x Width: 9.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; top right corner bent and creased; bottom is slightly creased with small tear
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
See 996.001.864; 996.001.877-.879 were all together
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advertising leaflet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2901
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001864
Description
Paper booklet advertising Dr. Bell's Veterinary Medical Wonder; has several images of various ill farm animals, and a picture of Dr. Bell; describes uses, etc.; measurements are made after the booklet has been unfolded once.
  3 images  
Accession Number
996001864
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Pamphlets
Veterinary Medicine -- advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Paper booklet advertising Dr. Bell's Veterinary Medical Wonder; has several images of various ill farm animals, and a picture of Dr. Bell; describes uses, etc.; measurements are made after the booklet has been unfolded once.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995
Maker
Dr. Bell Wonder Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston; Winnipeg
Site Made (State)
Ontario; Manitoba
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Date Remarks
Latest date mentioned
Material
paper: black
Inscriptions
"Dr. Bell's // Veterinary Medical Wonder // DOSE BY DROPS // A Great First Aid Remedy // FOR // Live Stock and Pets // Helps Give Quick Relief: Helps Save Pain: // Helps ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder E
Dimension Notes
Length: 30.3 cm. x Width: 22.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Very age/sun discoloured; creased and edges are a little torn
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Research Facts
George Wesley Bell was born in 1858 in Westbrook, Ont., died 1927; sold many other products; company continued in the family.
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advertising leaflet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2902
Dates
1934
circa 1934
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001865
Description
Paper booklet for Dr. Bell's Veterinary Medical Wonder; front: a picture of G.W. Bell; inside: various pictures of animals, testimonials, etc.; measurements are made after the leaflet has been unfolded once.
  3 images  
Accession Number
996001865
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Pamphlets
Veterinary Medicine -- advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Paper booklet for Dr. Bell's Veterinary Medical Wonder; front: a picture of G.W. Bell; inside: various pictures of animals, testimonials, etc.; measurements are made after the leaflet has been unfolded once.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Dr. Bell Wonder Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1934
circa 1934
Date Remarks
Latest date in testimonials
Material
paper: black
Inscriptions
"DR. BELL'S // Veterinary Medical Wonder // Gives EFFECTUAL FIRST AID TO YOUR LIVE STOCK // SAVING PAIN, REDUCING LOSSES // Nips Diseases in the bud -- Give it on the ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder E
Dimension Notes
Length: 30.6 cm. x Width: 22.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
Very age/sun discoloured; very ripped along creases; top edge is a mess
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Research Facts
George Wesley Bell was born in 1858 in Westbrook, Ont., died 1927; sold many other products; company continued in the family.
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