11 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject contains "Medicine"
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Advertisement for Tydings' Turpentine Man's Remedy

Advertisement for Tydings' Turpentine Man's Remedy

Date
1939
Description
Advertisement for Tydings' Turpentine Man's Remedy and a host of other patent medicines. The order blank on the reverse lists these products, including Tydings' Blossoms, Tydings' Special Purgative, Tydings' Healing Calomel Powders, Tydings' Terkeeween Oil, and Tydings' Pink Manhood Tablets, among others.
Collection
An Act to Regulate the Admission of Physicians and Surgeons to Practice in This Territory, 1824

An Act to Regulate the Admission of Physicians and Surgeons to Practice in This Territory, 1824

Date
1824-12-30
Description
Legislative act stipulating requirements for practicing medicine or surgery in the Territory of Florida. Prospective doctors or surgeons were required to file their diploma and a certificate of moral character with the county clerk. A physician could still practice medicine without a diploma if he could certify his having studied surgery or physiology for two years at a college or under the tutelage of a "reputable physician." Physicians applying for licensure by this route had to be approved by two county judges.
Collection
Bill of Medicines Sent to Florida Troops in Mexican War, 1847

Bill of Medicines Sent to Florida Troops in Mexican War, 1847

Date
1847-08-11
Description
List of medicines sent to Florida troops in Mexico drawn up by William Tradewell, surgeon to Florida.
Collection
Letter appointing Dr. C.C. Burke as Surgeon for State Troops on St. Vincent Island - July 12, 1861

Letter appointing Dr. C.C. Burke as Surgeon for State Troops on St. Vincent Island - July 12, 1861

Date
1861-07-12
Description
Letter written by John D. Askins (Adkins? Arkins?) appointing Dr. C.C. Burke as Surgeon for the troops stationed on St. Vincent Island as of July 12, 1861. The letter also grants Dr. Burke permission to purchase medicines in the local drug stores as needed for the post.
Collection
Letter from Brigadier General Louis H. Carpenter to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Letter from Brigadier General Louis H. Carpenter to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Date
1898-08-16
Description
A letter from Brigadier General Louis H. Carpenter to Governor William D. Bloxham providing a report on the regiments that were sent from Tampa infected with typhoid and malarial fevers.
Collection
Letter from Chaplain S.J. McConnell to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Letter from Chaplain S.J. McConnell to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Date
1898-08-11
Description
A letter from Chaplain S.J. McConnell appealing to Governor William D. Bloxham for supplies and more nurses for the military quarantine hospital in Fernandina, Florida.
Collection
Letter from Chief Surgeon Frank W. Headley to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Letter from Chief Surgeon Frank W. Headley to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Date
1898-08-16
Description
A letter to Governor Bloxham from Chief Surgeon Frank W. Headley giving a report on the status of the Isolation Hospital for measles patients located near the Amelia Lighthouse.
Collection
Letter from Colonel C.P. Lovell to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Letter from Colonel C.P. Lovell to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898

Date
1898-08-15
Description
A letter from Colonel C.P. Lovell, commanding colonel of the 1st Florida Volunteer Infantry, to Governor Bloxham asking Bloxham to do anything in his power to supply the men at Fernandina with adequate medical supplies.
Collection
Mary Archer Recipe Book

Mary Archer Recipe Book

Date
1852
Description
Notebook belonging to Mary Simpson Brown Archer containing handwritten recipes for desserts, pickles, medicinal remedies and other preparations. Both Mary and her son Thomas practiced writing their signatures in the book. The book appears to have been created over a period of time; the inside front cover mentions a financial transaction on February 12, 1852, while a page in the middle of the book bearing several instances of Thomas Archer's signature includes the date September 19, 1868.
Collection
Petition to Allow John W. Robarts of Hillsborough County to Practice Medicine, 1854

Petition to Allow John W. Robarts of Hillsborough County to Practice Medicine, 1854

Date
1854
Description
Petition signed by 166 citizens of Hillsborough County asking the legislative council to grant Dr. John W. Robarts a special license to practice medicine. According to these citizens, he did not possess a diploma from a medical college, which disqualified him, although at the time state law did provide other ways for a physician to qualify for licensure. Why Robarts was unable to obtain a license by one of these other methods is unclear.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0216Advertisement for Tydings' Turpentine Man's RemedytextRetail trade
Patent medicines
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s222_b005_x01An Act to Regulate the Admission of Physicians and Surgeons to Practice in This Territory, 1824textMedicine--Practice
Medical laws and legislation
Physicians--Licenses
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s2153_b002_f63_01Bill of Medicines Sent to Florida Troops in Mexican War, 1847textFlorida -- Militia
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Medicine
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s43_b003_f06_x01Letter appointing Dr. C.C. Burke as Surgeon for State Troops on St. Vincent Island - July 12, 1861textMilitary appointments
Medicine, Military
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s578_b015_f07_x49Letter from Brigadier General Louis H. Carpenter to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898textSpanish-American War, 1898
Soldiers -- Health and hygiene
Medicine, Military -- United States
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s578_b015_f07_x46Letter from Chaplain S.J. McConnell to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898textSpanish-American War, 1898
Soldiers -- Health and hygiene
Medicine, Military -- United States
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s578_b015_f07_x47Letter from Chief Surgeon Frank W. Headley to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898textSpanish-American War, 1898
Soldiers -- Health and hygiene
Medicine, Military -- United States
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s578_b015_f07_x48Letter from Colonel C.P. Lovell to Governor William D. Bloxham, 1898textSpanish-American War, 1898
Soldiers -- Health and hygiene
Medicine, Military -- United States
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n2017-59_b001_f02_01Mary Archer Recipe BooktextCookbooks
Formulas, recipes, etc.--Manuscripts
Recipes
Traditional medicine
Penmanship
Wit and humor
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s2153_b007_f10_01Petition to Allow John W. Robarts of Hillsborough County to Practice Medicine, 1854textMedicine--Practice
Medical laws and legislation
Physicians--Licenses
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