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Dates
1860
circa 1860
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001345
Description
Blake rectangular light aqua glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a tooled, flanged lip with a flat top and squared edges; there is a ring low on the neck, near the base; a printed paper label attached to the front panel which lists product information; the bottle inside contains medication …
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Accession Number
996001345
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Liniments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Blake rectangular light aqua glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a tooled, flanged lip with a flat top and squared edges; there is a ring low on the neck, near the base; a printed paper label attached to the front panel which lists product information; the bottle inside contains medication remains and is sealed with a cork in the neck; all four panels are recessed; the two side panels are flat and undecorated; the back panel has embossed lettering on it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M.Chiong for his patent medicine collection, from Scott Jordan (Ottawa) in Sept. 1993.
Maker
The Catarrhozone Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1860
circa 1860
Date Remarks
Bottle likely made between 1860 and 1880
Material
glass: light aqua
paper: off-white; red
cork: beige
Inscriptions
Back embossed, "NERVILINE // PREPARED BY // THE CATARRHOZONE CO. // KINGSTON ONT."; front label [listed]"; doses listed; information listed in English and French
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.2 cm. x Width: 5.1 cm. x Depth: 2.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
The bottle has no chips, cracks or wear; the inside has medication remains, but the outside is clean; the paper label has minor wear and some water staining; the printing is legible; the cork is broken at the top
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Photo
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, pp. 19 & 21; "Canadian Bottle and Stoneware Collector" (magazine) issue No. 16, April/May/June 1996, p. 27; there are three binders of information on the Polson Co. (Catarrhozone Co.) with Dr. Chiong's written records; a photograph (b & w) has been taken
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
Images
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Dates
1936
circa June 1936
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
995002086
Description
Black-and-white panoramic photograph which shows the 1936 Hospital Activities Garden Party -- 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in June 1936; shows a group of 278 people (predominantly women) standing in a group on a lawn.
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Accession Number
995002086
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events -- pictorial works
Description
Black-and-white panoramic photograph which shows the 1936 Hospital Activities Garden Party -- 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in June 1936; shows a group of 278 people (predominantly women) standing in a group on a lawn.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Hazel (Cain) Buckmaster (1931 KGH Nursing graduate).
Maker
Morrison
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1936
circa June 1936
Date Remarks
Graduation date
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
The front of the photograph has "Photo by Morrison Kingston June, 1936" in white ink; the back of the photograph has "Hazel Cain Buckmaster 5 Regent St. Thorold Ont. Hazel Cain "31" Buckmaster" written in blue ink
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 84.8 cm. x Width: 20.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
Photograph was slightly dirty and rolled; there are six cracks/folds in the emulsion and print which are a result of the photograph having been rolled
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston, Tamara Nelson
Research Facts
Photo of the 50th Anniversary Celebration re: Kingston General HospitalNursing School June 1936 (M. Boston); Kingston General Hospital Activities Garden Party (T. Nelson); photograph identified on the photo itself
Images
Less detail