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  • Source of Acquisition
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  • Historical Note
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  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
    Title: Central Drug Store Collection
    Creator: Central Drug Store
    Identifier/Call Number: MS-0082
    Physical Description: 1.25 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1892-1951
    Date (bulk): 1928-1951
    Language of Material: English .

    Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of prescription receipts, photographs, a prescription recipe book, and a customer prescription book.

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Source of Acquisition

    Central Drug Store

    Preferred Citation

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Central Drug Store Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

    Historical Note

    Since its founding in 1892, the Central Drug Store provided pharmaceutical services to Coronado residents. In its earliest years, the store functioned as the pharmacy for the guests of the Hotel del Coronado.



    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Coronado (Calif.)--History
    Corporate Records
    Central Drug Store (Coronado, Calif.)--Archives
    Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions
    Hotel del Coronado (Coronado, Calif.)