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Capsules - Unknown, Parke, Davis & Co, circa 1950 Object Reg. No: SH 850253

Summary:
Capsules - Unknown, Parke, Davis & Co, circa 1950. Cardboard box containing seventy-five large plastic capsules. The box is without a lid, but half the label remains. Label suggests that they were for veterinary use. May have perhaps been administered to livestock kept on the premises of a rural psychiatric hospital in Victoria Australia
Description:
Cardboard box containing seventy-five large plastic capsules. The box is without a lid, but half the label remains. It reads: "Para Uno Veterinario/ Capacity 1 ounce (28 gramos)/Parke, Davis & Co/Detroit, Mich. U.S.A."
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 6.50 cm (Height), 2.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: veterinary medicines, psychiatric hospitals, pharmaceuticals, hospitals
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Pharmacy
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Place Used: Victoria, Australia, Circa 1950

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