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Humphreys' Witch Hazel Ointment

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.183
Description
A cardboard box containing a corked glass jar 2/3 full of ointment; a circular is attached.
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Accession Number
1980.18.183
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Wound Healing
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- jar
Description
A cardboard box containing a corked glass jar 2/3 full of ointment; a circular is attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Hymphreys' H.M. Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
cardboard: beige; black
glass: clear
cork
Inscriptions
Printed on box: "HUMPHREYS' // WITCH HAZEL OINTMENT (COMPOUND) // TRADE MARK // REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. // MADE IN U.S.A."; from attached circular: "Antiseptic and antimicrobic"; "It's in particular for piles, hemorrhoids, external or internal, blind or bleeding, or itching"; "It gives relief, the pain is allayed and the inflammation arrested"; "It is readily applied and never injurious."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 6.1 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Condition Remarks
The box is soaked with oil.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Iodex Methyl Salicyl

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Dates
1912
1922
1912-1922
Collection
Mrs. D. W. Einarson Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
006018006 a-c
Description
Iodex Methyl Salicyl, contained in a grey box (a) with green design. The jar inside (b) contains a brown ointment. The jar is white with green and white labels and has a lid (c).
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Accession Number
006018006 a-c
Collection
Mrs. D. W. Einarson Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Antirheumatic Agents
Rheumatic Diseases -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Iodex Methyl Salicyl, contained in a grey box (a) with green design. The jar inside (b) contains a brown ointment. The jar is white with green and white labels and has a lid (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 4.8 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 5.2 cm
b - jar - Size: Length 4.7 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
c - lid - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Provenance
Belonged to donors husband.
Maker
Menley and James Limited
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1912
1922
1912-1922
Date Remarks
Date of trademark for jar and product.
Material
paper: grey; green
plastic: white
Inscriptions
" DOES NOT STAIN NOR // IRRITATE THE SKIN " " NEW YORK - LONDON - MONTREAL "
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row E
Condition Remarks
The box shows weakness at the folds and the lid to the box is becoming detached from the box the label on the top of the jar is coming off and there is residual methyl salicyl on the outside of the jar.
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
1980.18.253
Description
A round metal tin with embossing on the lid; full of an ointment; wrapped in cellophane.
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Accession Number
1980.18.253
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round metal tin with embossing on the lid; full of an ointment; wrapped in cellophane.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
Embossed on lid: "– MA – LE – NA – // TRADE // REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. // MARK // DETROIT, MICH U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row F
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.7 cm x Diam. 6.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1984.4.3
Description
A metal tin with a press-on lid; contains ointment; on lid in repousse: A soldier and a horse with a gun carriage or a cannon.
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Accession Number
1984.4.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A metal tin with a press-on lid; contains ointment; on lid in repousse: A soldier and a horse with a gun carriage or a cannon.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; History of Medicine Museum collections.
Maker
Redding and Co.
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: silver; brown
Inscriptions
On lid: "RUSSIA SALVE // REDDING & CO. // BOSTON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row E
Dimension Notes
Depth 1.5 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
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, Pain
Accession Number
1980.18.254
Description
A round metal tin containing ointment; wrapped in paper.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.254
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Analgesics
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- anti-inflammatory
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round metal tin containing ointment; wrapped in paper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
The Brandreth Co.
Site Made (City)
Ossining
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: beige; black; red
paper: beige; black
Inscriptions
Printed inside circle on lid: "SALVA-CEA // (TRADE MARK) // ALLAYS IRRITATION // SUBDUES INFLAMMATION // RELIEVES PAIN // THE BRANDRETH CO. // 274 CANAL ST. // N.Y."; printed in a band around this circle: "A UNIVERSAL EXTERNAL REMEDY ABSOLUTELY SAFE MANF. OSSINING, N.Y."; printed in a band around this: "GUARANTEED BY THE BRANDRETH CO. UNDER THE FOOD & DRUGS ACT [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.0 cm x Diam. 5.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

San-cura ointment

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.78
Description
A tall, narrow, beige box with black printing, unopened; bottle inside has a gold metal lid.
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Accession Number
1980.18.78
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A tall, narrow, beige box with black printing, unopened; bottle inside has a gold metal lid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Thompson Medical Company
Site Made (City)
Titusville
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
paper: beige; black
glass
Inscriptions
Printed on package: "TRADE MARK // SAN-CURA // Pleasant, Soothing // OINTMENT // For Burns, Scalds, // Cuts, Bruises, // Sores, Wounds // Chilblains, Pimples, // Boils, Piles, // Eczema, Etc. // PRICE 25 CENTS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 8.0 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Deptah 4.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Box is worn; bottle unopened
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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