Creator

Date Original

1835 November 30

Description

This is a partial inventory of the estate of Henderson White.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henderson White was a wealthy doctor who lived in Lawrence County. After his death, John B. Hammond was appointed executor of the estate per White's will. The estate was to be split between White's wife and two sons.

Transcription

A list of medicine on hand belonging to the
estate of Doct. Henderson White Deceased-
1 Paper Pulverised Rhubarb
1 Jar Do[Ditto] Do
2 Do Gum Camphor
1 Do Lalap Pulv.[sic]
1 Do Sandfords Bark
1 Do Epsom Salts
1 Do Liva ursi[sic]
2 Do Cream tartar
2 Do calciued magnesia[sic]
3 Do Calomel ppt.[sic]
1 Do Rochette salts
1 Do Tartaric acid
1 Do Salt Petre[sic]
1 Do Soda
1 Do Spanish Felies[sic]
1 Do Sulphur pulv.
1 Do Squills[sic]
1 Do Gum Guiac[sic]
1 Do White mustard
1 Do Black Do
1 Do Bluestone
1 Do Ergot
1 Do Gum Opium
5 empty jars 1/2 gallon 2/1 pint salt mouth jars
1bottle salts tartar { 2/ small common tincture}
1 Do sugar lead
1 Do Tartar Emetic
3 Do (small) acids
3 Do Tinctures + myrrh 1 Laudnum 1 Digitalis
1 Do Do Squills
2 Do Essence Peppermint
1 Do Elixir vitroil[sic]
3 Empty Bottles Glass
1 Bottle antimonide - - -
1 Salt mouth jar carbon ammonia
2 Oz Bottles Quinine
4 Quinine bottles 1 Gamboge 1 Gum Arabic 1 Saffron 1 Nutmeg
1 phial Seammory
1 Do wormseed oil 1 vial vitroil 1 Red Pric- - -
1 Do corrosive sublimate 1 peppermint oil
1 Do amisseed oil 1 vial nitrate silver
1 Do beugoric acid - 1 vial cayenne
1 Do oil rosemary
1 small jug quick silver
1 phial crotou oil
1 quinine bottle empty
2 phials empty 12oz
2 jars Basilicon ointment 1 empty
1 mug blue kill maps
1 vial white - - - Bismuth
1 Glass Tinct bottle
20 common black bottles
1 Do acetic acid
27 bottles castor oil various sizes
5 Do sweet oil
2 Do - - - nitre
1 Do Lavender
1 1/2Do Turpentine
1/2 Do aqua ammonia
1 Do sulph ether
1 Large jug acahol[sic]
1 Do Do empty
3 - - - 1 13 ore scales and weights
1 slab 2 mortar and pestles
3 wooden boxes 1 gum apafoetade 2 empty
1/2 - - - 1 paper quills
1 paper Senna
1 Do Senna
1 Do Sulphur

Physical Description

Document, 8" x 12.3"

Subjects

Manuscripts; Death and burial; Documents; Physicians; Medical supplies; Medicine; Medicinal plants; Estates

Contributor

John B. Hammond

Geographical Area

Lawrence County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MSNE.0070, Box 31, Folder 2364

Resource Type

Image

Collection

Lawrence County (Ark.) Circuit Court records, MSNE.0070

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives

Recommended Citation

Document, doctor's inventory, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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United States History

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