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Here Are 24 Photos From The Past That Prove It Was Absolutely INSANE. #3 Is Just... OMG.

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Fungi research receptacle. Research case of Lubomierz Pawlowski, Polish born Naturalist. He traveled the world learning from native tribes who have come to regard this species of fungi as a source of potent medicine & psychoactive substances. A cavalcade of specimens, samples, illustrations & apparatus, pertaining to study, classification & ingestion of said mushrooms.

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Gorgeous Vintage Advertisements for Heroin, Cannabis and Cocaine

Antique Heroin ~ In the late heroin was an over-the-counter medicine until 1914 when it could only be used with a prescription. Heroin was later banned for medicinal use in 1924 ~ Often advertised as a cough suppressant / Retronaut - Fitness Metaboli

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Victorian syringe case for cocaine by Science Museum London. An interesting article on the Addictive History of Medicine is here, mentioning Holmes, of course.

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vintage drugstore medicine bottles & pill boxes, antique medicine cabinet pharmacy - Google zoeken

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