Tradition & Heritage Timeline Artifacts  
Box of pharmaceuticals
 
Box of Pharmaceuticals

Early medicines were packaged in glass tubes transported in a single wooden box. This one is from the Leyties Homoeopathic Pharmacy Company.

This artifact appears with the following story:
1854 "Left Open for Further Thought and Research"
Dr. Mayo was fascinated by the possibilities of the microscope and scientific research.

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