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attachment set; box

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1988.8.3
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Accession Number
1988.8.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Gynecology
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. W.B. Harris of Toronto.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-15
Condition Remarks
#2: the rubber is very hard.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1966.11.80
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Accession Number
1966.11.80
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Gynecology
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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black cohosh box

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1969.267.1
Description
Faded priple cardboard box with white sticker covering three sides, containing black cohosh.
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Accession Number
1969.267.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Muscarinic Agonists -- therapeutic use
Gynecology
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Faded priple cardboard box with white sticker covering three sides, containing black cohosh.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
cardboard: faded purple
paper: off-white; black
Inscriptions
front: "BLACK COHOSH // (Cimicifuga, B.P.) // Cimicifuga racemosa, Ell. // No. 41 C105567 // PAKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONTARIO. CAN."'; side: "Synonyms - Actaea racemosa, Linné; Black snake root, Rattle-snake root, Squaw root, Eng.; Actée à grappes, Fr.; Schwarze Schlangen wurzel, Ger. // Part employed - the rhizome. // Family - Ranunculaceae. // Habitat - United States."; side: "Properties - Tonic, nervine and antispasmodic. A valuable uterine tonic and useful in the headaches attendant on uterine derangements. // Dose - 1/2 to 2 fluidounces (16 to 60 Cc.) of an ounce to the pint infusion."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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black cohosh box

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3667
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
000001118
Description
Cardboard box wrapped and sealed in plastic and covered on top, front and back by a paper label; contains dried plant material.
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Accession Number
000001118
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Muscarinic Agonists -- therapeutic use
Gynecology
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Cardboard box wrapped and sealed in plastic and covered on top, front and back by a paper label; contains dried plant material.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke, Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
cardboard: brown
plastic: clear
paper: beige; black; red
Inscriptions
Top: "BLACK COHOSH // (Cimicifugo B.P.) // Cimicifugo racemosa, Ell. // No. 41 // C115363 [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONTARIO, CAN."; front: "SYNONYMS - Actæa racemosa, Linneé; // Black snake root, Rattle-snake root, // Squaw root, Eng.; Actée à grappes, Fr.; // Schwarze Schlangenwurzel, Ger. // PART EMPLOYED - The rhizome. // FAMILY - Ranunculaceæ. // HABITAT - United States."; back: "PROPERTIES - Tonic, nervine and // antispasmodic. A valuable uterine tonic and useful in the headaches // attendant on uterine derangements. // DOSE - ½ to 2 fluidounces (16 to 60 // Cc.) of an ounce to the pint infusion."; bottom: "[illeg.] [handwritten]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper and cardboard yellowed; plastic still sealed; some plant material has escaped box and is trapped in plastic.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 1 page 1; personal communication with Jack Willson, May 2000; CD #7.
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
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blue cohosh root box

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Dates
1899
circa 1899
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
Accession Number
000001033
Description
A cardboard box containing dried plant material (blue cohosh root?) is wrapped and sealed in plastic and is covered on top, front, and back with a paper label.
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Accession Number
000001033
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Metabolic and Endocrine
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Gynecology
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
A cardboard box containing dried plant material (blue cohosh root?) is wrapped and sealed in plastic and is covered on top, front, and back with a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke, Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
cardboard: greyish-purple
paper: beige-brown; black; red
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
Top: "BLUE COHOSH // ROOT // Caulophyllum thalictroides // (Lin.) Mx // No. 51 C113474 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONT., CANADA"; front: "SYNONYMS - Caulophyllum, U.S.P.; // Papoose-root, Squaw-root, Blue- // berry-root. // PART EMPLOYED - The rhizome // and roots. // FAMILY - Berberidaceæ. // HABITAT - United States."; back: "PROPERTIES - Uterine tonic, seda- // tive, antirheumatic; employed in rhe- // umatism, amenorrhea, dismenorrhea, // etc.; said to facilitate parturition. // DOSE - a wineglassful (60 Cc.) of an // ounce to the pint infusion."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 6.1 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Cardboard and paper extensively yellowed; plastic wrap torn at bottom left corner; some plant material has escaped box and is trapped in the plastic.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 1 page 1; personal communication with Jack Willson, May 2000; CD #2
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
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Bydford-Smith's pessary

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Dates
1800
1999
circa 1800-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1966.11.55
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Accession Number
1966.11.55
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Pessaries
Gynecology
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1800
1999
circa 1800-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c.-20c."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-11
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1970.4.16
Description
Blue paper package containing herbs.
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Accession Number
1970.4.16
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Herbal
Plants, Medicinal
Muscarinic Agonists -- therapeutic use
Dysmenorrhea, drug therapy
Gynecology
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Blue paper package containing herbs.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R.G. Guest of Toronto.
Maker
Allaire, Woodward & Co.
Site Made (City)
Peoria
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
paper: blue
ink: black
Inscriptions
Front: "ALLAIRE, WOODWARD & CO. // CRAMP BARK // (Vibernum Opulus) // PEORIA, ILL."; side: "COMMON NAMES. // Cramp Bark, High Cranberry, Rose Elder, // Squaw Bush, Whitten Tree // m-ui-yk-2m"; side: " PROPERTIES. // Cramp Bark is considered anti-spasmodic, re- // lieving cramps and spasms of all kinds; said to // be of great value in puerperal convulsions. In- // fusion, Cramp Bark, two ounces, Hot Water, one // pint. Dose, one to two tablespoonfuls every four // hours."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Has been bug-infested.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1970.4.5
Description
Blue paper package containing herbs.
  3 images  
Accession Number
1970.4.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Herbal
Plants, Medicinal
Muscarinic Agonists -- therapeutic use
Dysmenorrhea, drug therapy
Gynecology
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Blue paper package containing herbs.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R.G. Guest of Toronto.
Maker
Allaire, Woodward & Co.
Site Made (City)
Peoria
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
paper: blue
ink: black
Inscriptions
Front: "ALLAIRE, WOODWARD & CO. // CRAMP BARK // (Vibernum Opulus) // PEORIA, ILL."; side: "COMMON NAMES. // Cramp Bark, High Cranberry, Rose Elder, // Squaw Bush, Whitten Tree // m-ui-yk-2m"; side: " PROPERTIES. // Cramp Bark is considered anti-spasmodic, re- // lieving cramps and spasms of all kinds; said to // be of great value in puerperal convulsions. In- // fusion, Cramp Bark, two ounces, Hot Water, one // pint. Dose, one to two tablespoonfuls every four // hours."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Has been bug infested.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
000001107
Description
Paper packet wrapped and in plastic and sealed on each side with a piece of transparent tape; packet is covered on top, front and back by a paper label.
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Accession Number
000001107
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Muscarinic Agonists -- therapeutic use
Dysmenorrhea, drug therapy
Gynecology
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
Paper packet wrapped and in plastic and sealed on each side with a piece of transparent tape; packet is covered on top, front and back by a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1899
circa 1899
Date Remarks
Cited in Parke, Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection
Material
plastic: clear
paper: green; beige; black; red
Inscriptions
Top: "CRAMP-BARK // (VIBURNUM OPULUS U.S.P.) // Viburnum Opulus Lin. // No. 92 // C118727 [stamped] // PARKE, DAVIS & CO. // WALKERVILLE, // ONTARIO, CAN."; front: "SYNONYMS - VIBURNUM OPULUS, // U.S.P. , Cranberry, tree, High Cran- // berry, Squaw-bush. // PART EMPLOYED - The bark. // FAMILY - Caprifoliaceæ. . // HABITAT - United States."; back: "PROPERTIES - Tonic, antispasmodic // and uterine sedative. Particularly ben- // eficial in dysmenorrhea of neuralgic // variety and in that irritable condition // of the uterus which predisposes to abortion. DOSE - A wineglassful (60 // Cc.) of an ounce to the pint infusion."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-4 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 5.4 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper and label yellowed; dirty; small (2 mm x 3 mm) tear in packet in top left corner; plastic is coming unsealed on left side.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Person
Reference Comments
"Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection," by Jack Willson, part 1 page 1; personal communication with Jack Willson May 2000
Research Facts
The plastic wrap is not part of the original packaging; it was added to protect the materials as they were collected after 1949.
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Diseases of Women: Including their Pathology, Causation, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment [textbook]

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Dates
1882
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
997002485 a-b
Description
Hardcover textbook (a) covered in black leather entitled "Diseases of Women:"; title, author's last name and publisher's logo stamped in gold on spine; has 37 chapters on different conditions affecting women; list of Lea Brothers & Co's publications in the back; 608 pages; promotional letter (b) fo…
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Accession Number
997002485 a-b
Author
Arthur W. Edis, M.D.
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Gynecology
Medicine, Traditional
Textbooks
Description
Hardcover textbook (a) covered in black leather entitled "Diseases of Women:"; title, author's last name and publisher's logo stamped in gold on spine; has 37 chapters on different conditions affecting women; list of Lea Brothers & Co's publications in the back; 608 pages; promotional letter (b) found inside book advertising the family paper GOOD LITERATURE; letter is adressed to the owner of the book Dr. Thorne and signed by Eddie Switzer.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - textbook - Size: Length 24.0 cm x Width 17.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
b - letter - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Width 14.4 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University
Maker
Henry C. Lea's Son & Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1882
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, cream
ink: black
leather: black
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on third page: "S.H. Thorne // Kingston R.C.P.S. // 86-7."; printed inside: "DISEASES OF WOMEN: // INCLUDING // THEIR PATHOLOGY, CAUSATION, SYMPTOMS, // DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT. // A MANUAL FOR STUDENTS AND PRACTITIONERS. // BY // ARTHUR W. EDIS, M.D., LOND., F.R.C.P., M.R.C.S., // ASSISTANT OBSTETRIC PHYSICIAN TO THE MIDDLESEX HOSPITAL, CONSULTING OBSTETRIC PHYSICIAN TO // THE CITY PROVIDENT DISPENSARY, LATE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE OBSTETRICAL SOCIETY // OF LONDON, LATE PHYSICIAN TO THE BRITISH LYING-IN HOSPITAL. // WITH ONE HUNDRED AND FORTY-EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS. // PHILADELPHIA : // HENRY C. LEA'S SON & CO. // 1882."
Permanent Location
(a): Storage Room 2005
2005-3
(b): Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 22
Condition Remarks
Textbook (a) shows wear on the front, back and spine; leather is worn on bottom of spine and all corners; slight yellowing of the paper on inside of front cover; hard black, brown and silver substance on inside of back cover; letter (b) shows yellowing all the way down the left side
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Exhibit History
On display in the Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall removed January 27, 2010
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