Central Drug Store Collection

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Special Collections & University Archives: Finding Aid Database 11/02/2007
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://hobbit.sdsu.edu/archon
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791
Fax: 619-594-0466


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Special Collections & University Archives: Finding Aid Database
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://hobbit.sdsu.edu/archon
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791
Fax: 619-594-0466
Creator: Central Drug Store
Title: Central Drug Store Collection
Dates: 1892-1951
Dates: 1928-1951
Quantity: 1.25
Abstract: The collection consists of prescription receipts, photographs, a prescription recipe book, and a customer prescription book.
Identification: MS-0082
Language of Materials: The records are in: English

Historical Note

Since its founding in 1892, the Central Drug Store has provided pharmaceutical services to Coronado residents. In its earliest years, the store functioned as the pharmacy for the guests of the Hotel del Coronado.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of prescription receipts, photographs, a prescription recipe book, and a customer prescription book.

Related Materials

Hotel del Coronado Records

Index Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Corporate Name:

Hotel del Coronado (Coronado, Calif.)

Genre/Form of Material:

Corporate Records

Geographic Name:

Coronado (Calif.) -- History

Topical Term:

Central Drug Store (Coronado, Calif.) -- Archives
Drugstores -- California -- Coronado
Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder. For further information, please consult the section on copyright in the rules for using the collections, or contact the United States Copyright Office at (202) 707-3000 or http://www.copyright.gov.

Acquisition Information

The materials were acquired by Special Collections & University Archives: Finding Aid Database from Central Drug Store on 01/13/1984.