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Object ID 001289

Object Name Dr. Eisenberg's Pharmacy Record Book

Object Desc A gray and red book that was used by Dr. Eisenberg to record the amount and people he charged. The book was manufactured by S. E. & M. Vernon Inc.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001103

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Donation

Accession Date DEC 22,2013

Credit/Acknowledgement Gloria Boyell

Location Dr. Joseph Eisenberg Exhibit

Object Date 1948

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Eisenberg, Dr. Joseph,S.E.M. Vernon Inc.,medicine,account books,bookkeeping,doctors,physicians,ledgers,financial records,

Title Dr. Eisenberg's Pharmacy Record Book

Description A gray and red record book from Dr. Eisenberg's office. This book has various names and charges up to page 217. On the front cover the the book is has decorated trim and window paine lines leading to the word "Record" in the middle. On the inside of the cover it has the manufacturer company name and says "This paper used in this book will give complete writing satisfaction it was selected from many papers for its fine writing ledger surface." It is No. 76 blank book and was made in either New York or New Jersey. It was purchased rom Wests on Water Street in Milwaukee. Along the spine of the book it has various horizontal lines and says Rx Record in the middle. The bottom of the spine says 500 R. The back of the book has to the same decor design, without the words.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.75

Length 12.5

Width 8

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker S.E. & M. Vernon Inc.

Maker Details Company information is unknown.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1103



Date JAN 22,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Brooke Uhl

Notes The pages and the book in general have faded in coloring. There is some edge wear along the seams. Minor stains on the pages and on the back of the book.