Central Drug Store Collection MS-0082

Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA 92182-8050

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.)

box 1, folder 1

Prescription receipts, Photographs, Prescription recipe book, Customer prescription book 1892-1951