Finding Aid for the W.B. Clarke Apothecary prescription book Biomed.0233

Finding aid prepared by Kelly Besser, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 December 1.
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575

Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: W.B. Clarke Apothecary prescription book
Creator: Clarke, W.B. & Co.
Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0233
Physical Description: 1 unknown (1 copybook)
Date (inclusive): 1898-1899
Language of Material: English .

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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4895836 

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a prescription copybook mostly for "W.B. Clarke, Apothecary, Stockbridge, Mass.", 1898-1899; some entries from "F.M. Pease, pharmacist, 14 Main Street, Lee, Mass.". Each page contains 8 or more duplicate prescriptions, on pharmacist's letterhead and completed in holograph, pasted in. Pages bound in "Winser's patent back prescription book number 6, manusfactured only by Winser and Dormitzer, druggists' label printers, 25 Beekman St., New York" (printed label on inner upper paste-down).