Lecture-The Historical Apothecary Compendium
|Title:||Lecture-The Historical Apothecary Compendium|
|Date & Time:||Wed Nov 2, 2016 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM|
201 S. Washington St.
|Event Details:||Join medical toxicologist and amateur apothecary historian Dr. Daniel Goldstein as he discusses his research method and adventures while writing his recently published book The Historical Apothecary Compendium.
The Historical Apothecary Compendium is a comprehensive, illustrated handbook intended for collectors of apothecary bottles and other pharmaceutical and medical paraphernalia, covering artifacts likely to appear in North America and the United Kingdom from early Colonial times through approximately 1920. The book contains by far the largest compendium of terms used on apothecary bottles and other wares, comprising over 10,000 entries.
Doors open at 7PM.
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|Contact Person:||Lauren Gleason|
|Contact Phone No.:||703.746.3852|
|Audience:||Anyone may attend|
|Tags:||Apothecary Museum, Lyceum, Museums, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town|
For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/14601
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