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Druggist's Prescription Record

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0621

This collection consists of a book of prescription records from various pharmacies and physicians in Knoxville, Tennessee between 1874 and 1883. Businesses included in this record book are Lyons & McCampbell, Hunter & Co., Rodgers Brothers, and Albers & Co.

Dates

  • 1874-1883

Language

The material in this collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of a book of prescription records from various pharmacies and physicians in Knoxville, Tennessee between 1874 and 1883.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lyons & McCampbell was a drug store located on the corner of Gay Street and Clinch Avenue.

Rodgers Brothers (full title: Rodgers Brothers, Wholesale Druggists and Dealers in Paints, Oils, and Varnishes) was a drug store owned by Thomas and James A. Rodgers in 1878.

Albers & Co. is likely referencing a part Sanford, Chamberlain, & Albers Co. of Knoxville, a prominent nineteenth-century drug company.

There is no biographical information available for Hunters & Co.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480