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Catalog Number 1999.39.1
Object Name Book
Scope & Content Prescription book from the Slaven Drug store, including prescriptions from 3260 to 4496, August 7, 1889 to March 19, 1892. Includes the names of the local prescribing doctors and the patients' names for who the prescription was being filled. Includes S. Wainwright, Dr. Corbett, A. Tait, Mrs. McCosh, Miss Wylie, Mrs. Cuppage, the Magwood family, Rev. Dr. Gray, Mr. Monk, Mrs. Langman, Mr. Paine's child., E. Hallen, Mr. R. Lehman, Thompson family, Charlie Fortier, Miss Edna Carss, Mrs. Wainman, Mrs. Alport's child, Mr. Arens, Mrs. Melville Millar, Red Cross Hospital ( page 140), various members of the Eaton family, Mrs. Oppenheimer, etc. Includes the ingredients and quantities for each component of the medication prescribed and direction for taking the same.
Creator Slaven, J.W.
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Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact