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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.161.5
Description
Clear glass bottle with ground glass stopper. 2/3 full with a white powder and a hand-written paper label. Bottle has a cylindrical shape. The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products …
Object History
This item originates from Peter's United Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.161.5
Description
Clear glass bottle with ground glass stopper. 2/3 full with a white powder and a hand-written paper label. Bottle has a cylindrical shape. The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics.
Object History
This item originates from Peter's United Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
White paper label with hand-written black text that reads "Milk Sugar"
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Peter's United Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.17.36
Description
Coffee tin; front of tin has logo with decorative design, sides of tin have four green tinted photographs of Vancouver and area
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.17.36
Description
Coffee tin; front of tin has logo with decorative design, sides of tin have four green tinted photographs of Vancouver and area
Marks/Labels
"BRAID'S / GOLDSWORTH / COFFEE", painted "ONE POUND" (small), painted "FULL WEIGHT" (small), printed "W.BRAID & CO.", printed "VANCOUVER, CAN.", printed "CPR DOCKS / VANCOUVER BC", printed as photograph caption "THE BAND (?) BLOCK / VANCOUVER BC", printed as photograph caption
Colour
black
green
cream
Subjects
Product Packaging
Container
Container - Tin
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.34.32
Description
container, large metal box, square and tall, no lid; one side blue label with yellow and white writing and yellow panel with blue writing; dented, scratched; drips all over; small round opening on top at back left corner
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.34.32
Description
container, large metal box, square and tall, no lid; one side blue label with yellow and white writing and yellow panel with blue writing; dented, scratched; drips all over; small round opening on top at back left corner
Marks/Labels
blue label one side with yellow "MARSHALL- WELLS", then yellow panel with blue "Boiled Linseed Oil", then white "VANCOUVER" "Form 140" in corner of label
Maker
Marshall- Wells
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
VANCOUVER
Subjects
Product Packaging
Container
Container - Tin
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.157.24
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has r…
Object History
This bottle was transferred fromthe Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.157.24
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has rounded base.
Object History
This bottle was transferred fromthe Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked "MIST. / SENNAE CO." Black text on white label with gold, red and black trim.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.4
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass stopper bottle with gold painted label with black and red strips on s…
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.4
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass stopper bottle with gold painted label with black and red strips on sides and bottom of label. Black lettering indicating contents as "TR: STROPHAN". Addtional paper labels affixed to front of bottle: one on top of painted label indicating "Strophan" the other on bottom of painted label indicating "POISON". Bottle is nine-tenths full with light amber liquid and apparent white percipitate on the bottom.
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Gold painted label with black and red strips on sides and bottom of label. Black lettering indicating contents as "TR: STROPHAN". Addtional paper labels affixed to front of bottle: one on top of painted label indicating "Strophan" the other on bottom of painted label indicating "POISON".
Name Access
Viaduct Drug Store
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.5
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with glass stopper and painted label. Bottle has a round…
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.5
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with glass stopper and painted label. Bottle has a round base.
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Reads "TR.ACONITE". Black text on a gold label underlined with a red and a black stripe. Commercially painted label. Handwritten text is partially printed on a separate label just above the main label.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Viaduct Drug Store
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.6
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Glass bottle with glass stopper. Clear liquid with black bits 1/3 of the bottle
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.6
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Glass bottle with glass stopper. Clear liquid with black bits 1/3 of the bottle
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
:_IQ ARSEN:" gold coloured painted label with black letters
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Viaduct Drug Store
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.7
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Glass bottle with glass stopper. 1/3 filled with clear liquid
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.7
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Glass bottle with glass stopper. 1/3 filled with clear liquid
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
"AC:NIT:MURL" painted label; gold colour with black letters
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Viaduct Drug Store
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.8
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass stopper bottle with gold painted label with black and red strips on s…
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.8
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass stopper bottle with gold painted label with black and red strips on sides and bottom of label. Black lettering indicating contents as "TR: LAVAND: CO." Brown trace residue on bottom two-thirds of bottle.
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Gold painted label with black and red strips on sides and bottom of label. Black lettering indicating contents as "TR: LAVAND: CO." Brown trace residue on bottom two-thirds of bottle.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Viaduct Drug Store
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.17
Description
"Triner's American Elixir of Bitter tonic". Round amber long-necked glass bottle with black metal screw cap containing trace of contents. Partially torn commercial paper label. Front of label displays "? FLUID OUNCES / [medal] description [medal] / TRINER'S / AMERICAN ELIXIR OF / BITTER TONIC / CON…
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV971.159.17
Description
"Triner's American Elixir of Bitter tonic". Round amber long-necked glass bottle with black metal screw cap containing trace of contents. Partially torn commercial paper label. Front of label displays "? FLUID OUNCES / [medal] description [medal] / TRINER'S / AMERICAN ELIXIR OF / BITTER TONIC / CONTAINS ALCOHOL BY VOLUME NOT OVER 15% / [company logo] / HORKA SILIVKA / A Reliable Stomachic Tonic-Laxative / Manufactured by / JOSPEH TRINER CO. OF CANADA LIMITED / Cor. McDermont Ave. and Lydia St. / WINNIPEG, MAN., CANADA". Left side of label contains "CERTIFICATE OF NON-BEVERAGE USE". Right side of label contains directions for use "One to two tablespoonfuls three times a day, one-half hour before meals. / Triner's American Elixir of Bitter Tonic is a reliable stomachic laxative. / As a laxative it relieves intestines of accumulations and those condi- / tions which may be the result of temporary constipation."
Object History
This item originates from the Viaduct Drug Store in Vancouver.
Category
7. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
Partially torn commercial paper label. Front of label displays "? FLUID OUNCES / [medal] description [medal] / TRINER'S / AMERICAN ELIXIR OF / BITTER TONIC / CONTAINS ALCOHOL BY VOLUME NOT OVER 15% / [company logo] / HORKA SILIVKA / A Reliable Stomachic Tonic-Laxative / Manufactured by / JOSPEH TRINER CO. OF CANADA LIMITED / Cor. McDermont Ave. and Lydia St. / WINNIPEG, MAN., CANADA". Left side of label contains "CERTIFICATE OF NON-BEVERAGE USE". Right side of label contains directions for use "One to two tablespoonfuls three times a day, one-half hour before meals. / Triner's American Elixir of Bitter Tonic is a reliable stomachic laxative. / As a laxative it relieves intestines of accumulations and those condi- / tions which may be the result of temporary constipation."
Maker
Joseph Triner Co. of Canada Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Manitoba
Site/City Made
Winnipeg
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Viaduct Drugs
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.4
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle i…
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.4
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle is square based.
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
marked "ANTIPYRIN." Black text on white label with gold trim.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.11
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with flat glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle ha…
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.11
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with flat glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has rounded base.
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked "CROCUS / STIG." Black text on white label with gold trim. Crest shaped label.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.14
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with glass stopper, rounded base and LUG (label under glass). …
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.14
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with glass stopper, rounded base and LUG (label under glass). Quarter full with reddish-brown liquid.
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label reads "TINCT. / RHEI" Black text on white label with gold trim.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.15
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has rou…
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.15
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has rounded base.
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked "TINCT. / SCILLAE". Black text on a white label and gold trim
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.16
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle…
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.16
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has black/brown residue. Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked "VINUM / IPECACUANH." Black text on white label with gold trim. Label is crest shaped.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.18
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has r…
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV988.6.18
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has rounded base.
Object History
This item was transferred from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked "ETHER". Black text on white label with gold trim. Crest shaped label.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.1326.1
Description
Emtpy clear glass bottle with paper label and black metal screw-on lid. Bottle has a rounded-rectangular base.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.1326.1
Description
Emtpy clear glass bottle with paper label and black metal screw-on lid. Bottle has a rounded-rectangular base.
Category
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked "ALCORUB / (RUBBING ALCHOHOL) / COMPOUND / POISON" Black text on white label with black trim. Product and content info. included. Label is stained. Label is marked with "50" in pencil near the top.
Measurements
18.5 cm height x 6 cm width x 4 cm length
Maker
Western Laboratories Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3294.1
Description
Medallion with ribbon; red, cream, silver metal; ribbon is divided into two lenghwise strips, left half is red and right half is cream; ribbon has silver writing on it; metal medallion is wavy circular form with cream button in centre, the centre of the button had red logo.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3294.1
Description
Medallion with ribbon; red, cream, silver metal; ribbon is divided into two lenghwise strips, left half is red and right half is cream; ribbon has silver writing on it; metal medallion is wavy circular form with cream button in centre, the centre of the button had red logo.
Marks/Labels
"B.C. / C.E. CONVENTION", in silver lettering on ribbon "VANCOUVER BC", in silver lettering on ribbon "SEPT 2-7, 1908", in silver lettering on ribbon "TRADE MARK REGISTERED", in small red printing on metal medallion "THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. / NEWARK, N.J. / PAT. APPLIED FOR", embossed on rear of medallion " [illegible] / NEWARK NEW JERSEY" in silver lettering on top of ribbon on rear
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
New Jersey
Site/City Made
Newark
Subjects
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Medals
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3298.1
Description
Pin; green, cream, blue, yellow; cream pin in tringular banner shape has blue writing embossed reading "VANCOUVER". It is attached to a green velvet bow; Five embroidered cream flowers with yellow centres (like daisies) hang from the bow, each attached to bow with greeen cord.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3298.1
Description
Pin; green, cream, blue, yellow; cream pin in tringular banner shape has blue writing embossed reading "VANCOUVER". It is attached to a green velvet bow; Five embroidered cream flowers with yellow centres (like daisies) hang from the bow, each attached to bow with greeen cord.
Marks/Labels
"VANCOUVER", embossed in blue in banner at top
Subjects
Adornment
Adornment - Lapel Pins
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3319.1
Description
Pin; brass, yellow; brass frame of pin in oval shaped and has decorative, twisting motif at top centre and bottom centre; inside frame is drawing of mountains, water clouds and shining sun; lettering reading "VANCOUVER" is reflected in water
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV985.3319.1
Description
Pin; brass, yellow; brass frame of pin in oval shaped and has decorative, twisting motif at top centre and bottom centre; inside frame is drawing of mountains, water clouds and shining sun; lettering reading "VANCOUVER" is reflected in water
Marks/Labels
"VANCOUVER", half white and half black lettering printed along pin "THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO / NEWARK, N.J.", engraved on rear
Maker
The Whitehead & Hoag Co.
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
New Jersey
Site/City Made
Newark
Subjects
Adornment
Adornment - Lapel Pins
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV982.13.81
Description
Empty white cardboard box with lid. Box has a pull-off lid and black sides. Label is printed adhered to box lid. Broken sticker seal wraps around entire box.
Object History
This item originates from the McDowell Pharmacy in North Vancouver.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV982.13.81
Description
Empty white cardboard box with lid. Box has a pull-off lid and black sides. Label is printed adhered to box lid. Broken sticker seal wraps around entire box.
Object History
This item originates from the McDowell Pharmacy in North Vancouver.
Category
07. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked "No.3 / Soluble Elastic Capsules / containing / Blaud Pill, 5 gr". Blue text on white. Blue design and black trim printed on top of box label. A check mark has been drawn in red ink on top of box.
Sticker on bottom of box reads "PHARMACAL / VANCOUVER, B.C." An underlined "Bu" is written in pencil on bottom of box.
Measurements
2 cm height x 6.5 cm width x 5 cm length
Maker
B.C. Pharmacal Co.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Name Access
M.S. McDowell Dispensing Chemist
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV977.4.6
Description
Empty metal box with pull-off, gold coloured, metal lid. Paper label is wrapped around the whole length of the box. Label has areas of loss.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV977.4.6
Description
Empty metal box with pull-off, gold coloured, metal lid. Paper label is wrapped around the whole length of the box. Label has areas of loss.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Paper label wrapped around full length of can. Marked "ALPHOMA / INTERNAL CLEANSER / "IT WORKS" ". Black text on white paper with red black trim. Black, red and green illustration included on front. Directions for use, price and contact information printed on the back of the label.
Measurements
11 cm height x 6 cm width x 3 cm length
Maker
Sar-Cee Indian Remedy Co.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.148.32
Description
Clear glass stopper bottle, with rectangular base, with no stopper. White and orange, rectangular paper label is attached to the front, commerically printed, with black and white text. The bottle contains dark residue on the interior sides of the bottle, especially bottom right corner and the neck …
Object History
This item originates from the National Drug Company.
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.148.32
Description
Clear glass stopper bottle, with rectangular base, with no stopper. White and orange, rectangular paper label is attached to the front, commerically printed, with black and white text. The bottle contains dark residue on the interior sides of the bottle, especially bottom right corner and the neck of the bottle, and small, loose pieces of material at the bottom. Discoloured, rectangular cardboard box, torn at top and missing top flap. The box is labelled on all four long faces with black and white, commerically printed text. It contains a clear glass bottle, described above, and an orange-pink sheet of instructions.
Object History
This item originates from the National Drug Company.
Category
7. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
"Shake the Bottle / ASPROLAX / TRADE MARK / 2 GRAINS ANTIPYRENE / 2 MINIMS TINCTURE BELLADONNA / LEAVES PER MAXIMUM DOSE / FOR COLDS, CORYZAm COUGHS, / AND LaGRIPPE, DUE TO COLDS" printed at top of paper label on bottle in black, "ASPROLAX" printed in white with black outline. Below, directions for use are printed, for adults and children, as well as the information about the distributor and patent in black text. Partial piece of paper label attached to back of bottle, orange in colour. "[ill.] / for / COLDS / and COUGHS / La GRIPPE / or Bronchitis / due to colds / Delightful to take and / leaves no unpleasant / afer effects. Child- / ren take it readily / ANTIPYRETIC / LAXATIVE" printed centrally in black and white on front paper label on box. Followed by information about the distributor and patent, below. Left and back side of box feature instructions for use, in German, French, Spanish, Bohemian, and Swedish. Right side of box describes the uses and effects of the patent medicine.
Measurements
Bottle: 3.8 cm height x 6 cm width x 14.5 cm length Box: 4.3 cm height x 6.4 cm width x 15 cm length
Maker
Tanlac Co., Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Quebec
Site/City Made
Montreal
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Name Access
National Drug Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.148.34
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with cork stopper. 98% filled with brown liquid. English label on front and French on the back. Small label around neck of bottle.
Object History
This item originates from the National Drug Company.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV976.148.34
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle with cork stopper. 98% filled with brown liquid. English label on front and French on the back. Small label around neck of bottle.
Object History
This item originates from the National Drug Company.
Category
7. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
"PEERLESS / A / RELIABLE / REMEDY / FOR WHOPPING / COUGH, CROUP, / BRONCHITIS, / AND SPASMODIC / AFFECTIONS / OF THE / THROAT" Under label is the compostion of product and the directions for use. At the bottom of the label is "Prepared for / MIDWAY PHARMACY / Cor. Broadway and Heather / Vancouver, B.C. / Phone Fair 0840" bottom 5 Fluidounces. On the back is a French label. The label is blue with a black checkered pattern around it. The letters are black. There is a small label around the neck of the bottle. "Shake Well Before Using"
Measurements
19 cm height x 3 cm width x 6 cm length
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Name Access
National Drug Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.61.102
Description
A "PURE CLOVES", spice tin; small thin box with label wrapped around it; orange label has blue section in midde which is framed by decorative line design, very centre of label has cream box with lettering inside.
Object History
The Woodward's Department Store was first established in Vancouver at the corner of Hastings and Abbott in 1903. For the next nine decades Woodward's was one of Vancouver's major department stores. It was well known for its Christmas displays and the neon “W” on the roof. Woodward's closed its Hast…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.61.102
Description
A "PURE CLOVES", spice tin; small thin box with label wrapped around it; orange label has blue section in midde which is framed by decorative line design, very centre of label has cream box with lettering inside.
Object History
The Woodward's Department Store was first established in Vancouver at the corner of Hastings and Abbott in 1903. For the next nine decades Woodward's was one of Vancouver's major department stores. It was well known for its Christmas displays and the neon “W” on the roof. Woodward's closed its Hastings Street store in 1993. Woodward's was designated a heritage building in November 1996 and the site is currently under development for condominiums. (From the City of Vancouver website, 2008).
Marks/Labels
"WOODWARDS" (logo), printed on label "THE BEST FOR LESS" (small), printed on label "SPICE", printed on label "PURE CLOVES / Net Weight. 2 ozs.", printed on label "WOODWARDS / LIMITED / VANCOUVER BC", printed on label [above marks are on both sides of tin] "Woodward's Spices are...select stock", printed on label (on side) [above mark is on both sides of tin but is obscured on one side.]
Colour
grey
blue
orange
cream
Subjects
Product Packaging
Container
Container - Tin
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.61.105
Description
Spice tin; thin box with red and yellow label; three black stars along top of label; cinnamon.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV975.61.105
Description
Spice tin; thin box with red and yellow label; three black stars along top of label; cinnamon.
Marks/Labels
"Singapores / Best / BRAND (small)" (logo), printed on label "PURE CINNAMON", printed on label "PACKED BY / NATIONAL SPICE MILLS CO (large) / VANCOUVER BC" [above marks are on both sides of tin] "CINNAMON", printed vertically on label "CANCO" (logo), printed on label "SOLD ON A MONEY BACK GUARANTEE", printed on label "NET WEIGHT 1 1/2 OZS", printed on label
Colour
red
yellow
black
Subjects
Product Packaging
Container
Container - Tin
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.26.149
Description
Ribbon; cream, blue; image of beaver and log with leaves at top; two horizontal bars with wavey line pattern above and below blue writing; in centre of ribbon is logo
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.26.149
Description
Ribbon; cream, blue; image of beaver and log with leaves at top; two horizontal bars with wavey line pattern above and below blue writing; in centre of ribbon is logo
Marks/Labels
"5th / Annual / Convention", in blue thread on top of ribbon "...of...(small) British / Columbia", in blue thread in middle of ribbon "Vancouver, B.C. / July 26-28, 1898", in blue thread on bottom of ribbon
Subjects
Personal Symbols
Personal Symbols - Ribbons
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.38.111
Description
This 1 lb., square tin with acircular lid holds "Tudor / Coffee" roasted and packed by the Braid, Tuck & Comapny Limited of Vancouver The label is printed on the tin. The background colour is a blue-green with text in black and logos in highlighted with red. The Brand name and logo is on three sid…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.38.111
Description
This 1 lb., square tin with acircular lid holds "Tudor / Coffee" roasted and packed by the Braid, Tuck & Comapny Limited of Vancouver The label is printed on the tin. The background colour is a blue-green with text in black and logos in highlighted with red. The Brand name and logo is on three sides and the fourth side gives size and company name.
Marks/Labels
"Tudor / Coffee (large) REGISTERED TRADE MARK (small)", printed on sides of tin "1 LB NET", printed on one side of tin "AS A JUDGE...TUDOR BLEND (small) COFFEE (logo)", printed on one side of tin "ROASTED AND PACKED..VANCOUVER, CANADA", printed on side of tin
Colour
green
red
gold
black
Maker
Braid, Tuck and Company Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Product Packaging
Container
Container - Tin
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.140.13
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Rectangular amber glass (brown) battle with black plastic screw-top lid. Contains…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV973.140.13
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Rectangular amber glass (brown) battle with black plastic screw-top lid. Contains dried, stick-like material. Commercial paper label from Royal Drug Store indicating contents in type-written uppercase as "SARSAPARILLA ROOT".
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Commercial paper label from Royal Drug Store indicating contents in type-written uppercase as "SARSAPARILLA ROOT".
Measurements
13.75 cm height x 4 cm width x 6 cm depth
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.1
Description
Empty round amber glass bottle without stopper. Commercial paper label with typed list of ingredients for chocolate-coated compressed tablets. Splash of white paint on bottom front of the bottle.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.1
Description
Empty round amber glass bottle without stopper. Commercial paper label with typed list of ingredients for chocolate-coated compressed tablets. Splash of white paint on bottom front of the bottle.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Commercial paper label "COMPRESSED TABLETS / CHOCOLATE-COATED / In re-ordering please refer to this Record number. / Record No. S/23224 Quantity 5,000 / EACH REPRESENTS: / Podophyllum Resin 1/20 gr. / Po. Acetanilide 1 1/2 gr. / Quinine Sulphate 1/2 gr. / Po. Camphor 1/8 gr. / Aloin 1/20 gr. / Oleoresin Capiscum 1/40 gr. / Caffeine Citrate 1/8 gr. / KEEP IN A DRY PLACE. / FROM THE SPECIAL FORMULA / DEPARTMENT OF / PARKE, DAVIS & CO., / Manufacturing Chemists, WALKERVILLE, ONT." Quantity appears to be handwritten, while Record No. and ingredients are typewritten.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Walkerville
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.3
Description
"PEACOCK'S BROMIDES". 8 fluid ounce round clear glass bottle with cork stopper and trace contents. Raised glass lettering on top of bottle "PEACOCK CHEM CO". Commercial paper label "CONTENTS-EIGHT FLUID OUNCES / PEACOCK'S / [crest] / BROMIDES / TRADE MARK REG. U. S. PAT. OFF. / CONTAINS 6 % ALCOHOL…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.3
Description
"PEACOCK'S BROMIDES". 8 fluid ounce round clear glass bottle with cork stopper and trace contents. Raised glass lettering on top of bottle "PEACOCK CHEM CO". Commercial paper label "CONTENTS-EIGHT FLUID OUNCES / PEACOCK'S / [crest] / BROMIDES / TRADE MARK REG. U. S. PAT. OFF. / CONTAINS 6 % ALCOHOL / OD PEACOCK SULTAN CO. / ST. LOUIS, MO., U. S. A. / Each fluid drachm contains fifteen / grains of the combined bromides of / potassium, sodium, ammonium, cal- / cium and lithium."
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
7. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
Commercial paper label "CONTENTS-EIGHT FLUID OUNCES / PEACOCK'S / [crest] / BROMIDES / TRADE MARK REG. U. S. PAT. OFF. / CONTAINS 6 % ALCOHOL / OD PEACOCK SULTAN CO. / ST. LOUIS, MO., U. S. A. / Each fluid drachm contains fifteen / grains of the combined bromides of / potassium, sodium, ammonium, cal- / cium and lithium."
Maker
OD Peacock Sultan Co.
Country Made
United States of America
Province Made
Missouri
Site/City Made
St. Louis
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.6
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Large wide-mouthed amber glass (brown) bottle with brown plastic lid, three-quart…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.6
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Large wide-mouthed amber glass (brown) bottle with brown plastic lid, three-quarters full with white powder. Paper commercial label with markings: "[company logo] / MANUFACTURED BY / HOWARDS & SONS LTD. / ILFORD NEAR LONDON. / MAGNES. OXID. POND. P.B. / (Magnesia Ponderosa) / HOWARDS SPECIAL / 1-lb / Printed in England". Black and white label with contents labelled in red.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Paper commercial label with markings: "[company logo] / MANUFACTURED BY / HOWARDS & SONS LTD. / ILFORD NEAR LONDON. / MAGNES. OXID. POND. P.B. / (Magnesia Ponderosa) / HOWARDS SPECIAL / 1-lb / Printed in England". Black and white label with contents labelled in red.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.8
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Half filled wi…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.8
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Half filled with brown liquid. Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Marked "Wyeth's / ELIXIR / GENTIAN" Black text on gold machine printed label under glass. Crest shaped label. Content and dosage info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.11
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics.v Empty, clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.11
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics.v Empty, clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label marked " WYETH'S / SPIRIT / OF / CAMPHOR / B.P." Black text on gold machine printed label under glass. Label is crest shaped. Dosage info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.12
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Half filled wi…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.12
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Half filled with red liquid.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Marked "Wyeth's / ELIXIR / PEPSIN / LACTATED". Black text on gold machine printed label under glass. Crest shaped label. Content and doasage info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.13
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle h…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.13
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Marked "Wyeth's / EXTRACT / VANILLA COMP." Black text on gold machine printed label under glass. Crest shaped label. Content and dosage info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.14
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Half filled …
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.14
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Half filled with red liquid. Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Machine made Label marked "WYETH'S / ELIXIR / FIVE BROMIDES" Dosage and content info. printed. Black text on gold label under glass. Label is crest shaped.From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.16
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty, clear glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottl…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.16
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty, clear glass bottle with a glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Marked "Wyeth's / POISON / TINCTURE / ARNICA / FLOWERS / B.P.1914". Red text on gold machine printed label under glass. Crest shaped label. Doasage info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.22
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Pale green glass bottle with stopper. Label under glass (LUG). Hand-written label…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.22
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Pale green glass bottle with stopper. Label under glass (LUG). Hand-written label "Spt:Aurant:Co:". Bottle is empty.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Label under glass (LUG). Hand-written label "Spt:Aurant:Co:" black ink on brown label trimmed in black.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.24
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills,salves, or tonics. Amber glass stopper bottle. Gold-coloured, shield-shaped label under glass (LUG) i…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.24
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills,salves, or tonics. Amber glass stopper bottle. Gold-coloured, shield-shaped label under glass (LUG) indicating contents as "CASCARA / SAGRADA". Bottle is empty.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Gold coloured, shield shaped, commercial, label under glass with "1000 / No C.311 / Wyeth's / CHOCOLATE-COATED TABLET / CASCARA SAGRADA / Powdered Extract / B.P. / 3 GRAINS / DOSE-One or two tablets / as directed. / MADE IN CANADA / JOHN WYETH & BROTHER/INCORPORATED / WALKERVILLE. ONT." In black text.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.26
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with no lid and LUG (label under glass. Contains several capsu…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.26
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Clear glass bottle with no lid and LUG (label under glass. Contains several capsules. Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Marked "EMPTY / GELATIN CAPSULES". Black text on gold machine printed label under glass. Crest shaped label. Dosage info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.27
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty, clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle …
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.27
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty, clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
marked " EMPTY / GELATIN CAPSULES". Black text on gold machine printed label under glass. Crest shaped label. Content info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.28
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty, clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle …
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.3.28
Description
The item is a bulk product stocked by a pharmacy. Up until the 1950s, pharmacists provided most prescription medications by creating compounds of bulk products that were given to customers as pills, salves, or tonics. Empty, clear glass bottle with glass stopper and LUG (label under glass). Bottle has a rounded base.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
5.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Marks/Labels
Marked "EMPTY / GELATIN CAPSULES". Black text on gold machine printed label under glass. Crest shaped label. Content info. printed. From John Wyeth & Brother Inc. based in Walkerville, Ontario.
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.34.50
Description
pitcher; white enamel pitcher with black handle and black trim around top edge
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.34.50
Description
pitcher; white enamel pitcher with black handle and black trim around top edge
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Chemical T&E
Measurements
Approx. H: 15.0 cm x W: 17.0 cm
Subjects
Science & Technology Tools & Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.34.51
Description
invalid feeding cup; white ceramic feeding cup with handle at back and and teapot-style spout at front. Logo of white cross inside red circle and outlined in black is printed on front.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.34.51
Description
invalid feeding cup; white ceramic feeding cup with handle at back and and teapot-style spout at front. Logo of white cross inside red circle and outlined in black is printed on front.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
05.Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
Logo of white cross inside red circle and outlined in black is printed on front. "Made in Germany" printed on bottom in green.
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.34.80
Description
"WITCH HAZEL" 4 ounce clear round bottle with white metal screw cap. Three-quarters full of clear liquid. Commercial paper label indicating product as "DICKINSON'S / [company logo] / WITCH HAZEL / ALCOHOL 14% ABSOLUTE / [indications for use] / BOTTLED BY / THE T. EATON CO LIMITED". Black and whit…
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.34.80
Description
"WITCH HAZEL" 4 ounce clear round bottle with white metal screw cap. Three-quarters full of clear liquid. Commercial paper label indicating product as "DICKINSON'S / [company logo] / WITCH HAZEL / ALCOHOL 14% ABSOLUTE / [indications for use] / BOTTLED BY / THE T. EATON CO LIMITED". Black and white lettering with yellow company logo.
Object History
This item originates from the Cedar Cottage Pharmacy in Vancouver.
Category
7. Distribution & Transportation Artifacts
Classification
Medical & Psychological T&E
Marks/Labels
Commercial paper label indicating product as "DICKINSON'S / [company logo] / WITCH HAZEL / ALCOHOL 14% ABSOLUTE / [indications for use] / BOTTLED BY / THE T. EATON CO LIMITED".
Measurements
11.2 cm height x 4.5 cm diameter
Maker
T. Eaton Co Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
Ontario
Site/City Made
Toronto
Subjects
Medical and Psychological Tools and Equipment
Name Access
Cedar Cottage Pharmacy
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.112.2
Description
The Nabob brand coffee can is made of metal, It is round and is sealed with a lid. The label is green background, with red letters. There are two cream and gold panels on the side, printed with product information. The label is printed directly on the metal. The lid has text embossed into the meta…
Object History
Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd. began as a wholesale grocery partnership in 1896 and grew to one of Western Canada's leading wholesaler and retailers of food. (See "From Sour Dough to Super Store" by Bill Davies for more information)
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.112.2
Description
The Nabob brand coffee can is made of metal, It is round and is sealed with a lid. The label is green background, with red letters. There are two cream and gold panels on the side, printed with product information. The label is printed directly on the metal. The lid has text embossed into the metal. The condition of can is good. NABOB NABOB COFFEE COFFEE is a blend of carefully is now irradiated by selected Coffee Beans our special scientific scientifically blended, patended process. thermalo roasted, Reg. Can. Patent iradiated and No. 316050 vacuum packed. NABOB COFFEE is now subjected to See Other Panel the ultra-violat ray and sealed in vacuum- KELLY DOUGLAS packed tins to preserve & CO. LIMITED the natural aroma VANCOUVER, B.C. of the coffee. Nabob was one of the food brands used by the Kelly, Douglas Co. Ltd. The can was manufactured by the American Can Co. of Vancouver, BC., as noted on the label (A. C. Co. Ltd.)
Object History
Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd. began as a wholesale grocery partnership in 1896 and grew to one of Western Canada's leading wholesaler and retailers of food. (See "From Sour Dough to Super Store" by Bill Davies for more information)
Marks/Labels
"Nabob Irradiated Coffee / The Same Famous Flavour / Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd." printed on front and back of tin "Nabob Coffee is a blend...and vacuum packed...Vancouver BC" "Guaranteed 5 Lbs. Net", printed on side of can. "Nabob Coffee is now irradiated...natual aroma of the coffee" "Vancouver Canada", printed on side of can. "Roaster Fresh", printed on either side of brand name, on front and back of can. "A.C. Co. 2L", printed on lower edge of label.
Maker
Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Product Packaging
Container
Name Access
Kelly Douglas and Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.188.5
Description
Jar, for curry powder; clear glass jar with label and metal lid; green label has large red lettering, small black lettering and logo across top, with cream bar with black lettering near bottom; contents still inside bottle; "Nabob"
Object History
Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd. began as a wholesale grocery partnership in 1896 and grew to one of Western Canada's leading wholesaler and retailer of food. (See "From Sour Dough to Super Store" by Bill Davies for more information)
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
HV972.188.5
Description
Jar, for curry powder; clear glass jar with label and metal lid; green label has large red lettering, small black lettering and logo across top, with cream bar with black lettering near bottom; contents still inside bottle; "Nabob"
Object History
Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd. began as a wholesale grocery partnership in 1896 and grew to one of Western Canada's leading wholesaler and retailer of food. (See "From Sour Dough to Super Store" by Bill Davies for more information)
Marks/Labels
"NABOB / BRAND (small) / CURRY / POWDER", printed on label "KELLY DOUGLAS & CO / LIMITED / VANCOUVER B.C.", printed on label
Maker
Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Product Packaging
Foods
Container
Name Access
Kelly Douglas and Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.31.8
Description
Container, round, metal; with lid; green, cream, red; label is printed on metal; top part is green with cream lettering; bottom part is cream with red lettering; label includes directions for biscuits; good condition, some minor scratches
Object History
Donor purchased objects from various collectors and antique retailers.
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.31.8
Description
Container, round, metal; with lid; green, cream, red; label is printed on metal; top part is green with cream lettering; bottom part is cream with red lettering; label includes directions for biscuits; good condition, some minor scratches
Object History
Donor purchased objects from various collectors and antique retailers.
Marks/Labels
"Nabob Brand baking powder" "Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd./Head Office, Vancouver, Canada" "Directions For Biscuits...in a quick oven" "3 lbs net" "is a double agent...sifted flour"
Maker
Kelly, Douglas & Co. Ltd.
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Container
Container - Tin
Product Packaging
Name Access
Kelly Douglas and Company
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.31.38
Description
Rogers' Golden Syrup can, large size with lid, The label is in red, blue and white on green with a picture of factory. There is an information panel on the side. The can has a bail type wire handle
Object History
Donor purchased objects from various collectors and antique retailers.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Accession Code
BV995.31.38
Description
Rogers' Golden Syrup can, large size with lid, The label is in red, blue and white on green with a picture of factory. There is an information panel on the side. The can has a bail type wire handle
Object History
Donor purchased objects from various collectors and antique retailers.
Marks/Labels
"Roger's Golden Syrup", "The B.C. Sugar Refining Co. Ltd.", "Warranted", "10 Lbs. net", "Vancouver, B.C.",
Maker
British Columbia Sugar Refining Company Limited
Country Made
Canada
Province Made
British Columbia
Site/City Made
Vancouver
Subjects
Container
Container - Tin
Product Packaging
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Record Type
Artifact
Images
Less detail

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