Collection F 4363 - University of Toronto Faculty of Pharmacy collection

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University of Toronto Faculty of Pharmacy collection

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CA ON00009 F 4363

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  • 1854-1953 (Creation)

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4 metres of textual records
3 reels of microfilm

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Custodial history

The pharmacy records were left at the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, by retired Dean, Ernst Stieb

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Collection consists of prescription books, formula books, accounting and financial records, and publications, as well as orders and customer testimonials, created by several pharmacies in various cities throughout Ontario.

Toronto based pharmacies, individuals and laboratories identified in the creation of these records include the Northrop and Lyman Company, the Osgoode Hall Pharmacy, B. Jackes Brothers and Jackes Brothers Toronto Laboratory, and Harry G. Hillier. Other pharmacies located in Ontario identified in these records include: the Taylor Drug Company Pharmacy (Guelph, Ontario); Willow Pharmacy (Scarborough, Ontario); Dyer's Drug Store (Scarborough, Ontario); S. D. Radley and Radley's Medicine Company (Chatam, Ontario); C. E. Nasmyth Company (Stratford, Ontario); and Schryver's Pharmacy (Bellville, Ontario). Pharmacies with unidentified locations include Lemp's Pharmacy and the Nathan N. Bosworth Pharmacy.

Pharmacists and physicians identified in these series of records include: Physician Robert M. Wilson (Niagara, Ontario); Pharmacist Justin H. Dyer who was associated with the Willow Pharmacy (Scarborough, Ontario); R. A. Harrison (Dunnville, Ontario), Thomas H. Ralph (Dundas, Ontario); H. W. Ralph (Hamilton, Ontario); as well as Dr. Schooley, F. J. Capell, F. T. Hutchinson, and W. C. George who were based in unidentified locales in Ontario.

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Copyright has been transferred to the Archives of Ontario by the donor. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. If you wish to use other than for research and private study any of this material, submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.

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For a more detailed description, use this link to the Archives of Ontario's descriptive database:

Associated materials

Related material at the Archives of Ontario:

Niagara Apothecary Papers fonds (F 1373); Markham Drug Company fonds (F 1393)

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No further accruals expected.

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Added Apr/12.

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