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Object ID 002912

Object Name Parke-Davis Antacid Tablets

Object Desc A box of antacids tablets.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002633

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range 1910

End Year Range 1930

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords antacids,heartburn relief,medicine,Parke, Davis Co.,

Title Parke-Davis Antacid Tablets

Description This cream cardboard box has dark and bright yellow designs on the top and sides of the box. Brown lettering is used. There is a 79 price sticker on the top of the box. The sides have been taped down. Some tablets are still inside.


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.56

Length 3.13

Width 1.69

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Parke, Davis & Co.

Maker Details PD&Co. was founded in Detroit in 1860 by Dr. Samuel P. Duffield. Produced many over the counter products and prescription products. Was bought by Warner-Lambert in 1970 and that company was bought by Pfizer in 2000.

Maker Mark Parker, Davis & Co.


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Image Caption CMY2633



Date JAN 25,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes The box has some discoloration all around, especially on the taped sides. There are little to no scratches on the box. There is slight molding by the 79 price sticker.


Date FEB 13,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3 from Bay View Pharmacy - automatic entry by admin

Date MAR 13,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin

Date MAR 15,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin