Stables at the Biological Plant
- Circa 1919
Three photographs of horses and people in the stables at Eli Lilly showing the grooming of a horse, the bleeding of a horse, and antitoxin horses in stalls. Horses were used to create antitoxins (antibodies) to diphtheria infection.
Created by Eli Lilly & Company, this handbook is meant for pharmacists. It is a list of products and contains practical information such as concentration and dosing. In the appendix there are botanical synonyms, definitions of biological and medical terms, a list of diseases with remedies, and a dose table. Throughout the book there are images and illustrations of Lilly's facilities, farms, laboratories, factories, and products. The Lilly company was founded by Eli Lilly in 1876 to produce medicinal drugs and products.
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Eli Lilly and Company. “Stables at the Biological Plant.” Hand Book of Pharmacy and Therapeutics. Indianapolis, Indiana, circa 1919. https://digital.sciencehistory.org/works/k643b2484.
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