Welcome to the Digital Collections of the American Institute of the History of Pharmacy

The mission of the American Institute of the History of Pharmacy is "Advancing knowledge and understanding of the history of pharmacy and medicines."

AIHP is a partner of the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Pharmacy, and this digital library includes items from the historical and archival collections of AIHP and the UW–Madison School of Pharmacy. New objects, collections, and exhbits are routinely added, so please check back often!

For more information about AIHP and its historical collections, please visit our website: https://aihp.org.

For more information about objects in this digital library—or to inquire about high-qualiy reproductions of images from this site—please send us an email: aihp@aihp.org.

Recently Added Items

Gluco-Fedrin Parke Davis Ink Blotter

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Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the 1930s advertising Gluco-Fedrin, an isotonic aqueous dextrose solution containing: Ephedrine (1%),…

Kapseals Ferro-Desicol Iron Plus Dessicated Whole Fresh Bile Parke Davis Ink Blotter

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Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the 1940s advertising Ferro-Desicol Kapseals, iron plus dessicated whole fresh bile for treatment of anemia…

Kapseals Ferro-Desicol Iron Plus Dessicated Whole Fresh Bile Parke Davis Ink Blotter

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Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the 1940s advertising Carbrital Kapseals, denoted as sedatives and hypnotics. These Kapseals are indicated…

Eschatin Specifically Indicated in Addison's Disease Parke Davis Ink Blotter

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Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the 1940s advertising Eschatin, specifically indicated in Addison's Disease. This potent cortical extract is…

Emplets Enteric Coated Compressed Tablets Parke Davis Ink Blotter

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Parke Davis collectible ink blotter from the c. 1940s advertising Emplets, enteric coated compressed tablets, which are advertised as free from…

Page 3 of the 1934 Indian Herb Gardens Almanac

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Page from the 1934 Indian Herb Gardens Calendar with a "personal message to all." The message reads in part, "This is due to the fact that in…