Item Details

Glass Bottle With Stopper

Radium Therapy Co.
Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Glass (Material); Paper (Fiber Product)
Summary
Glass bottle with label reading "Acid Tannic" containing brown residue inside bottle. Embossed on side: "Radiorem" and bottom: "Radium Therapy Co. New York." Bottle owned by August C. Camoriani (1906-1973), a pharmacist who was born and died in San Francisco. He was the owner of Rossi Drug Co. San Francisco, CA and "Mayor of North Beach" the "Little Italy" neighborhood. He served the Italian immigrant community of San Francisco for more than 40 years.
Date Created
1900 - 1935
Description
15.3 x 6 x 6 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by the Estate of Eric Blum; conveyer: Harriet Nash
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01645
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