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Am-o-Tone Dry Shampoo

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Accession Number
1980.18.79
Description
Beige paper packet containing a dry shampoo.
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Accession Number
1980.18.79
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hygiene
Hair Preparations
Description
Beige paper packet containing a dry shampoo.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
The Am-O-Tone Company
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Material
paper: beige; blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row F
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Beta-Canthol hair tonic

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1980.18.199
Description
A long, narrow, cardboard box containing a glass bottle with a cork stopper; instructions for use on inside.
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Accession Number
1980.18.199
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hygiene
Description
A long, narrow, cardboard box containing a glass bottle with a cork stopper; instructions for use on inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
The Fred W. Scarff Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Material
cardboard: grey; purple
glass: clear
cork
Paper
Inscriptions
Printed on box: "BETA // CANTHOL // ALCOHOL 50% // For Making // BETA-CANTHOL // HAIR TONIC AND // SCALP CLEANER // Full Directions Inside // Prepared for // Fred W. Scarff Co. // Toilet Specialties // CHICAGO, U.S.A. // and // TORONTO, CANADA"; on another side of the box is, "BETA-CANTHOL"; also, "We Guarantee this preparation to comply with the Food and Drugs Act, June 30, 19—."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 4 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Box is stained and worn; #2: glass is stained
Copy Type
Original
Images
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F. X. Simard Anticlava Tonique

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
996001036
Description
Tall, thin rectangular bottle; tapered cylindrical neck with cork stopper; stopper has decorative metal top with a crown on very top to pull cork out; paper labels on front and sides; liquid contents.
Accession Number
996001036
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Hair Preparations
Scalp Dermatoses -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Tall, thin rectangular bottle; tapered cylindrical neck with cork stopper; stopper has decorative metal top with a crown on very top to pull cork out; paper labels on front and sides; liquid contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection from Scott Jordan in Feb. 1994
Maker
F. X. Simard
Site Made (City)
Charlevoix
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
Inscriptions
F. X. Simard // Anticlava // Tonique // sans alcool // Antiseptique // Prepare per // F. X. Simard // Baie St.-Paul, Charlevoix, Que. // $2.00 la bouteille
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.2 cm. x Width: 6.1 cm. x Depth: 3.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Metal on cork slightly tarnished; paper of label discoloured and brittle
Copy Type
Original
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Mary T. Goldman's Gray Hair Color Restorer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7799
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
1980.18.188
Description
A box containing a flat corked bottle filled with contents; circular attached.
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Accession Number
1980.18.188
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hair Dyes
Description
A box containing a flat corked bottle filled with contents; circular attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Mary T. Goldman Co.
Site Made (City)
St. Paul
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
cardboard: yellow; black
glass: amber
cork
Paper
Inscriptions
Embossed on back of bottle: "Mary T. Goldman, St. Paul, Minn."; printed on box: "Gray Hair // MARY T. GOLDMAN'S // Gray Hair Color Restorer // A COLORIFIC PREPARATION // NO. 3 // Price $1.80 Per Bottle // EXPRESS PREPAID // PREPARED ONLY BY // MARY T. GOLDMAN CO. // ST. PAUL, MINN. // KEEP BOTTLE IN BOX"; from circular: "Restoration of hair to its natural shade"; "It's a scientific hair color restorer."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 14.1 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle has a "chipped" label; box is frayed and torn at one end.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002061 a-b
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
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Accession Number
014002061 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hygiene
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 9.8 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.7 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
H. W. W.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: gold, blue
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ENT AT STA HALL // POMMADE // AUX FLEURS ORIENTALES // H. W. W. LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-10 Box 6 Row A
Length
a - 9.8 cm
Width
a - 4.9 cm
Depth
a - 3.7 cm
b - 0.7 cm
Diameter
a - 3.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Label is slightly frayed and uneven around edges with several minor tears running inwards from the label's edges; cap is slightly corroded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Contents of crate 014.002.060
Images
Less detail
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002062 a-b
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002062 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hygiene
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 9.8 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.7 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
H. W. W.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: gold, blue
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ENT AT STA HALL // POMMADE // AUX FLEURS ORIENTALES // H. W. W. LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-10 Box 6 Row A
Condition Remarks
Label is slightly frayed and uneven around edges; there is a stain of a green substance near bottom edge of label; cap is slightly corroded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Contents of crate 014.002.060
Images
Less detail
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002063 a-b
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002063 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hygiene
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 9.8 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.7 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
H. W. W.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: gold, blue
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ENT AT STA HALL // POMMADE // AUX FLEURS ORIENTALES // H. W. W. LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-10 Box 6 Row A
Condition Remarks
Label is slightly frayed and uneven around edges; cap is slightly corroded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Contents of crate 014.002.060
Images
Less detail
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002064 a-b
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002064 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hygiene
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 9.8 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.7 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
H. W. W.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: gold, blue
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ENT AT STA HALL // POMMADE // AUX FLEURS ORIENTALES // H. W. W. LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-10 Box 6 Row A
Condition Remarks
Label is slightly frayed and uneven around edges; cap is slightly corroded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Contents of crate 014.002.060
Images
Less detail
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002065 a-b
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002065 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hygiene
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 9.8 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.7 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
H. W. W.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: gold, blue
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ENT AT STA HALL // POMMADE // AUX FLEURS ORIENTALES // H. W. W. LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-10 Box 6 Row A
Condition Remarks
Label is slightly frayed and uneven around edges with a minor tear near the upper left edge of label; cap is slightly corroded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Contents of crate 014.002.060
Images
Less detail
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
014002066 a-b
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
  5 images  
Accession Number
014002066 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hygiene
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle (a) with recessed panels on all corners with squat neck full of pale yellow waxy substance with rusty black metal cap (b) that slips on top; oval cream paper label has decorative graphics in gold over blue.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 9.8 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.7 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
H. W. W.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: gold, blue
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "ENT AT STA HALL // POMMADE // AUX FLEURS ORIENTALES // H. W. W. LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-10 Box 6 Row A
Condition Remarks
Label is slightly frayed and uneven around edges; cap's exterior is slightly corroded; metal of cap's interior is missing pieces, and is significantly corroded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Contents of crate 014.002.060
Images
Less detail

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