Pharmacy museum given to Texas pharmacy school

December 15, 2008

The Pharmacy Museum Foundation of Texas is donating 4,000 pieces of pharmacy memorabilia to Feik School of Pharmacy at University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas.

Key Points

The Pharmacy Museum Foundation of Texas is donating a collection of industry antiques valued at $250,000 to the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) Feik School of Pharmacy in San Antonio, Texas.

The museum will donate its inventory of more than 4,000 antique pieces dating from 1850 to 1950, including pharmacy equipment, furnishings, books, materials, bottles, tools, and scales.

The Pharmacy Museum collection will be displayed in the lobby of the school of pharmacy.