American Institute of the History of Pharmacy

1901 Advertisment for the New York Quinine and Chemical Works Company featuring several drugs including morphine, cocaine, strychnine, and quinine.

The American Institute of the History of Pharmacy (AIHP) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. AIHP's mission is: Advancing knowledge and understanding of the history of pharmacy and medicines. Founded in 1941, AIHP is a partner of the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Pharmacy

Most of the images and artifacts in this exhibit are drawn from the historical and archival collections of AIHP and the UW–Madison School of Pharmacy. Please read more about AIHP/UW–SOP historical collections.

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Thank you for visiting our exhibit about the Misappropriation of Native/Indigenous Imagery in Pharmaceutical Advertising.

American Institute of the History of Pharmacy