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          MS 178 · Collection · circa 1880 -1990

          Scope & Content: James E. Barkley is a retired pharmacist and pharmaceutical salesman who worked for the Wellcome company. In the course of his career, Mr. Barkley collected numerous antique bottles of medicine. The collection contains bottles with medicine dating from the late 1800s.

          Most of the bottles contain pills, but some bottles contain liquids. Bottles of liquid are stored in archival-quality plastic bags.

          Restrictions: This material is unrestricted although some copyright restrictions may apply.

          Subjects: Pharmaceuticals, medicine, Wellcome

          Barkley, James E.