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dc.contributor.authorAdams, Anne
dc.date.accessioned2014-12-10T15:29:39Z
dc.date.available2014-12-10T15:29:39Z
dc.date.issued2014-12-10
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/5921
dc.descriptionThe gift plate in the front of the book indicates that the book is from Walker’s Drug Store, Niagara Falls, Ontario. Walker’s Drug Company was founded in 1925 by Ivan T. Walker. The dates of this book indicate that it is more likely to have come from A.C. Thorburn, Chemist and Druggist. A.C. Thorburn purchased Smith’s Pharmacy and Pursel and Company Dry Goods Store at the corner of Main Street and Lundy’s Lane in Niagara Falls, Ontario. In 1900, Pursel moved out and Thorburn’s Drug Store came into being. Ivan T. Walker, founder of Walker’s Drugs was employed by Thorburn Drugs in his teen years. The local doctors whose prescriptions are in the book include: J. H. McGarry; F.W.E. Wilson; C. F. Abraham; W.E. Olmsted; W.W. Thompson; Dr. Robb, dentist; Horace R. Elliot, physician and surgeon and Dr. Sutherland, eye, ear nose and throat specialisten_US
dc.description.abstract1 book containing prescriptions which have been glued to the pagesen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesRG;522
dc.subjectPharmacies -- Drug stores -- Niagara Falls -- Prescriptions -- Thorburn's Drug Storeen_US
dc.titleA. C. Thorburn Prescription Ledgeren_US
dc.typeOtheren_US


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