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Ortho-Novum Dialpak

Maker:
Ortho Pharmaceutical Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (container material)
mestranol,.06 mg (drug active ingredients)
norethindrone,10 mg (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: .6 cm x 6.5 cm; 1/4 in x 2 9/16 in
overall: 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in; .9525 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral, demonstration package
pharmaceutical, Dial Pak
oral contraceptive, demonstration package
Other Terms:
pharmaceutical, Dial Pak; Pharmaceutical; Contraceptive; Oral Contraceptive; Tablets
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Raritan
Date made:
ca 1963
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret Sanger Center
ID Number:
1982.0531.036
Catalog number:
1982.0531.036
Accession number:
1982.0531
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Birth Control
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-df07-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1147477
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Plan B Emergency Contraceptive

Maker:
Women's Capital Corporation  Search this
Gedeon Richter, Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
levonorgestrel, 0.75 mg (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.8 cm x 9 cm x .8 cm; 3 1/16 in x 3 9/16 in x 5/16 in
overall: 3 in x 3 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 7.62 cm x 8.89 cm x .635 cm
overall, reference tri-fold card: 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; .3175 cm x 8.89 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
emergency contraceptive, oral
contraceptive, oral
Place made:
Hungary: Budapest, Budapest
Date made:
2001-09
Product expiration date:
2003-09
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Women's Capital Corporation
ID Number:
2002.0351.01
Catalog number:
2002.0351.01
Accession number:
2002.0351
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Birth Control
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-272a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1183038
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Norquen

Maker:
Syntex Laboratories  Search this
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
oral contraceptive
Other Terms:
Contraceptives; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
United States: California, Palo Alto
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret Sanger Center
ID Number:
1982.0531.042
Accession number:
1982.0531
Catalog number:
1982.0531.042
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-74bd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724925

Ovulen Compack

Maker:
G. D. Searle and Company  Search this
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
oral contraceptive
Other Terms:
Contraceptives; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret Sanger Center
ID Number:
1982.0531.037
Accession number:
1982.0531
Catalog number:
1982.0531.037
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-74c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724929

Provera 10 Mg and Ethinyl Estradiol 0.05 Mg

Maker:
Upjohn Company  Search this
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
oral contraceptive
Other Terms:
Contraceptives; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret Sanger Center
ID Number:
1982.0531.039
Accession number:
1982.0531
Catalog number:
1982.0531.039
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-4ab6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724934

Oral Contraceptive

Measurements:
average spatial: 5.7 cm; x 2 1/4 in
Object Name:
Oral Contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.101
Catalog number:
1992.0555.101
Accession number:
1992.0555
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f372-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1165536

Oral Contraceptive

Measurements:
average spatial: 6.4 cm; x 2 1/2 in
Object Name:
Oral Contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.102
Catalog number:
1992.0555.102
Accession number:
1992.0555
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f373-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1165538

Microscope

Maker:
Bausch & Lomb  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30.4 cm x 12.7 cm x 19 cm; 11 31/32 in x 5 in x 7 15/32 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United States: New York, Rochester
Date made:
ca 1940
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Anne P. Merill
ID Number:
1991.0881.01.1
Catalog number:
1991.0881.01.1
Accession number:
1991.0881
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-9f6f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1110905
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Microscope Lamp

Measurements:
average spatial: 14 cm x 9 cm x 22.9 cm; 5 1/2 in x 3 9/16 in x 9 in
Object Name:
Microscope Lamp
Credit Line:
Anne P. Merrill
ID Number:
1991.0881.02
Catalog number:
1991.0881.02
Accession number:
1991.0881
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-9499-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1110938

Safety Goggles

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 2.5 cm x 7.7 cm x 15.2 cm; in x 3 1/16 in x 6 in
Object Name:
Safety Goggles
Credit Line:
Anne P. Merrill
ID Number:
1991.0881.03
Catalog number:
1991.0881.03
Accession number:
1991.0881
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-949a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1110939

Instrument Pan

Physical Description:
enameled metal (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 7.6 cm x 7.6 cm x 20.3 cm; 3 in x 3 in x 8 in
Object Name:
Instrument Pan
Credit Line:
Anne P. Merrill
ID Number:
1991.0881.04.1
Catalog number:
1991.0881.04.1
Accession number:
1991.0881
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-949c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1110941

Norlestrin 2.5 Mg., 100 Compressed Tablets

Physical Description:
norethindrone (overall material)
ethinyl estradiol (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 6.4 cm x 3 cm x 2.9 cm; 2 1/2 in x 1 3/16 in x 1 1/8 in
overall, box: 2 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 6.35 cm x 2.8575 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
Pharmaceutical
contraceptive, oral
Other Terms:
Pharmaceutical; Pharmaceutical; Contraceptive; Oral Contraceptive; Tablets, Compressed
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Dick and Suzanne Bogard
ID Number:
1991.0415.01
Catalog number:
1991.0415.01
Accession number:
1991.0415
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-8ff2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1119306
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Enovid 5 Milligram Oral Contraceptive from Clinical Trials

Maker:
G. D. Searle and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
Enovid, 5mg. (drug active ingredients)
polysorbate, 50mg. (drug active ingredients)
plastic (container material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5.7 cm x 2.5 cm; 2 1/4 in x in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 5.715 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
pharmceutical, vial of
contraceptive, oral
Other Terms:
pharmceutical, vial of; Pharmaceutical; Contraceptive; Oral Contraceptive; Gelatin Capsules
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1956-1958
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Mary Ellen Johnson
ID Number:
1991.0883.1
Catalog number:
1991.0883.1
Accession number:
1991.0883
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Birth Control
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-db90-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1135477
Online Media:

Carrel flask

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.5 cm; 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
Carrel flask
Date made:
1950s-1960s
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.050
Catalog number:
1992.0555.050
Accession number:
1992.0555
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Health & Medicine
Science Under Glass
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-e878-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1163835

Carrel flask

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.1 cm x 1.6 cm; 1 7/32 in x 5/8 in
Object Name:
Carrel flask
Date made:
1950s-1960s
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.074
Catalog number:
1992.0555.074
Accession number:
1992.0555
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Health & Medicine
Science Under Glass
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f156-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1163895

Carrel flask

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.1 cm x 1.9 cm; 1 7/32 in x 3/4 in
Object Name:
Carrel flask
Date made:
1950s-1960s
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.075
Catalog number:
1992.0555.075
Accession number:
1992.0555
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Health & Medicine
Science Under Glass
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f157-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1163896

Ortho-Novum 1/50

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 7.6 cm; x 3 in
Object Name:
Oral Contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.099
Catalog number:
1992.0555.099
Accession number:
1992.0555
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f11e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1165533

Loestrin 1/20

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 1.3 cm x 11.4 cm x 6.9 cm; 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 11/16 in
Object Name:
Oral Contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.100
Catalog number:
1992.0555.100
Accession number:
1992.0555
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f371-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1165535

Shanghai Pharmaceutical Factory

Physical Description:
rice paper (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 3.5 cm x 6.4 cm; x 1 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in
Object Name:
Oral Contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.103
Catalog number:
1992.0555.103
Accession number:
1992.0555
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f374-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1165539

Shanghai Pharmaceutical Factory

Measurements:
average spatial: 5.1 cm; x 2 in
Object Name:
Oral Contraceptive
contraceptive, oral
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Inc.
ID Number:
1992.0555.104
Catalog number:
1992.0555.104
Accession number:
1992.0555
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f375-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1165541

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