Popular Non-Secret Medicines

Popular Non-Secret Medicines

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Sheet showing formulas for various medicines.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Document containing medical advice]

[Document containing medical advice]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Document containing medical advice about rhubarb, quinine, vinegar and saltpeter and for washing detergent and avoiding cholera. Also states what to do to cause vomiting.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
[Certain Cure for Corns]

[Certain Cure for Corns]

Date: unknown
Creator: Graves, Mrs. M. W.
Description: Receipt (prescription) for a cure for corns by Mrs. M. W. Graves.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Notes on the Newer Remedies: Their Therapeutic Applications and Modes of Administration, Second Edition

Notes on the Newer Remedies: Their Therapeutic Applications and Modes of Administration, Second Edition

Date: 1894
Creator: Cerna, David
Description: The book serves as a pharmacology reference text. It includes physical characteristics, modern therapeutic applications and recommended dosages for various synthetic and natural drugs. An index of diseases begins on page 229, and a general index begins on page 243.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas Health Science Center Libraries
[Letter from Matilda Dodd to the Moore family, February 8, 1897]

[Letter from Matilda Dodd to the Moore family, February 8, 1897]

Date: February 8, 1897
Creator: Dodd, Matilda
Description: This is a letter from the Charles B. Moore Collection. In this letter, Dodd informs the Moore family of the happenings in Gallatin, Tennessee and the news includes: a confirmation of the receipt of the Moore's and Linnet's letters, community health news as well as family health news, a discussion about Tobe and his daughters, a dialogue about the weather in Sumner county, details about Mary and Minnie's trip home, suggestions to remedy for Mary Ann's foot pain and Charles' rheumatism, news about family attending school, and a message for Linnet. The envelope is included with this letter.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Almanac, 1856.

Almanac, 1856.

Date: 1856
Creator: Duffau, Francis T.
Description: The almanac includes general information about medicine, statistics, recipes, folk remedies, and meteorology for 1856.
Contributing Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Wizard or Witch

Wizard or Witch

Date: March 3, 1977
Creator: Dunsavage, Laurelle Patricia
Description: Research paper written by Laurelle Patricia Dunsavage for an American History Class at Marfa High School on March 3, 1977. It is about different types of healers in the hispanic culture and has a section defining the different herbs and their uses in remedies. Samples of the actual herbs are included in this report.
Contributing Partner: Marfa Public Library
82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 1111, Chapter 958

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, House Bill 1111, Chapter 958

Date: June 17, 2011
Creator: Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives.
Description: Bill introduced by the Texas House of Representatives relating to a tenant's failure to pay rent during an appeal of an eviction for nonpayment of rent after filing a pauper's affidavit.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
[Dr. Eliseo Torres at the Mexican Folk Medicine Booth]

[Dr. Eliseo Torres at the Mexican Folk Medicine Booth]

Date: [1996-08-01..1996-08-04]
Creator: Informedia
Description: Photograph of Dr. Eliseo Torres explaining aloe vera plant remedies at the Mexican Folk Medicine booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two children are standing next to him observing.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections
City Directory of Abilene, Texas: Comprising a Census and History, 1905

City Directory of Abilene, Texas: Comprising a Census and History, 1905

Date: 1905
Creator: Stephenson, John L.
Description: This directory for Abilene, Texas includes information about the establishment of the city of Abilene, advertisements for local businesses, as well as information about government institutions, educational institutions, bordering cities, recipes, remedies, native plants and animals and other information relevant to the city of Abilene.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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