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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
994010035 a-w
Description
Black plastic box case; flip top lid; maker's imprint to top of lid; interior lid black velvet lining; interior base moulded compartments for weights; nine circular weights; thirteen metal sheet weights; all labelled with weight amount.
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Accession Number
994010035 a-w
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Weights and Measures
Description
Black plastic box case; flip top lid; maker's imprint to top of lid; interior lid black velvet lining; interior base moulded compartments for weights; nine circular weights; thirteen metal sheet weights; all labelled with weight amount.
Number Of Parts
23
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 11.5 cm. x Width 8.0 cm. x Depth 4.7 cm.
b - weight - Size:
c - weight - Size:
d - weight - Size:
e - weight - Size:
f - weight - Size:
g - weight - Size:
h - weight - Size:
i - weight - Size:
j - weight - Size:
k - weight - Size:
l - weight - Size:
m - weight - Size:
n - weight - Size:
o - weight - Size:
p - weight - Size:
q - weight - Size:
r - weight - Size:
s - weight - Size:
t - weight - Size:
u - weight - Size:
v - weight - Size:
w - weight - Size:
Maker
Griffin & Tatlock Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
fabric:black
Inscriptions
Maker's imprint to lid top: LONDON / GLASGOW // dragon hallmark // MANCHESTER / EDINBURGH //
GRIFFIN & TATLOCK LTD. // MADE IN BRITAIN
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-5
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; top grimy
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. R. C. Wheeler; Dr. Wally Breck; CD #3
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ear, eye, nose and throat diagnostic kit

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Otolaryngology
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
Accession Number
995005029 a-n
Description
Diagnostic kit, consisting of (a) a leather-covered, rectangular wooden case; the top is hinged at the back with two metal hinges; front has a simple latch with a circular button on the outside as part of the locking mechanism; inside top is satin and bottom is blue velvet over wood cut into holder…
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Accession Number
995005029 a-n
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Physical Examination
Surgery
Surgery, Instrumentation
Vision
Classification
Otolaryngology
Ophthalmology
Diagnosis, Eyes
Surgery
Surgery, instrumentation
Vision
Physical Examination
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe -- lacrimal
Ophthalmology
Vision
Vision Tests -- instrumentation
Diagnosis, Eyes
Drainage -- instrumentation
MM= Catheterization -- accessories
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe
Description
Diagnostic kit, consisting of (a) a leather-covered, rectangular wooden case; the top is hinged at the back with two metal hinges; front has a simple latch with a circular button on the outside as part of the locking mechanism; inside top is satin and bottom is blue velvet over wood cut into holders for tools; (b) adjustable metal speculum; top is open; speculum is hollow; two blades, hinged and conical in shape, are adjusted by a metal screw mechanism that attaches to the top above the blade hinges by way of a metal collar; (c-e) conical, hollow, metal speculum, with a short neck extended past flare of collar; bottom tip is open, allowing sight down inside length of speculum; (f,g) circular metal mirror, attached to a thin, cylindrical metal arm and hollow cylindrical collar; (h) cylindrical light; top has glass and is convex; bottom is metal threaded with copper connector; (i) otoscope assembly: main body is a metal cylinder; one side has a lens with a concave, terraced eyepiece; minor cylinder projects from eyepiece; small glass ring projects down from cylinder in a flexible mounting; longer cylinder projects down from main piece; two engraved rings, two smaller cylinders; cylinder back is open with a light similar to (h); (j) ophthalmoscope port: rectangular, made of metal, with a cylinder mounted on top and folded over the bottom; bent metal creates a slot; (k) solid, metal depressor, consisting of a hollow cylinder attached along the bottom to a longer V-shaped piece of flat metal, the top 0.8 cm and curving down, with a blunt convex tip; (l) ophthalmoscope head: the body is composed of a rotating disc of metal, with small, circular glass lenses embedded in the disc, sandwiched between two thin discs of metal, pierced with a circular hole to allow sight through the object; the front plate has both sides cut back to allow easier turning of the embedded disc; the rear plate has an extra semicircle of metal attached to the top; a small strip of metal is attached to the back of the back plate with two screws; it runs in parallel with a metal cylinder, the bottom having a neck, then terracing twice into a single prong--to anchor to the rest of the ophthalmoscope--while the top is cut diagonally at a 60° angle and filled with a glass lens; (m) illuminator, which is a long, curved cylinder of metal with a light at one end and a single prong connection at the other; (n) battery handle, which is a hollow cylinder of leather-covered metal; threading at bottom, closing mechanism missing; top has intact metal assembly with a clip extending down one side of cylinder; above the clip, the metal cylinder is cross-hatched for grip; top of cylinder has semicircular slot and a plastic tab extending from it; centre of top has smaller, cylindrical female single-prong plug with screw for securing connection.
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 18.8 cm x Width 18.4 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
b - variable speculum - Size: Length 7.0 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
c - otoscope speculum (small tip) - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Diam. 2.9 cm
d - otoscope speculum (medium tip) - Size: Length 4.8 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
e - otoscope speculum (large tip) - Size: Length 4.6 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
f - laryngoscope mirror (small) - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 1.6 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
g - laryngoscope mirror (large) - Size: Length 6.1 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
h - lamp tip - Size: Length 2.7 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
i - otoscope assembly - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
j - ophthalmoscope part - Size: Length 2.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
k - depressor - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
l - ophthalmoscope head - Size: Length 9.4 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
m - illuminator - Size: Length 13.3 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
n - battery handle - Size: Length 15.7 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., graduate of the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Clas of 1947; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
J. S & S; Klinostik
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
plastic: ivory
metal: silver; yellow; black
leather: black
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
(a) Embroidered letters, inside lid: "KLINOSTIK [a bar over the "O"] REGD. // SUPER DIAGNOSTIC // BRITISH MADE"; (b) engraved on side: "KLINOSTIK // BRITISH MADE"; (i) engraved on side: "KLINOSTIK // BRITISH MADE"; (j) engraved on bottom: "KLINOSTIK // BRITISH MADE"; (l) engraved on front: MAY // OPHTHALMOSCOPE // Improved // J. S&S. // + [rotary dial from 20 through 0 to 20] – // WHITE X-RAY // TORONTO // MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN"; engraved on back: "PAT 808 - 7 [illeg.]"; (n) engraved on top: "OFF"; engraved on the side: "KLINOSTIK [a bar over the "O"] // REGD [the "D" superscr. and underlined]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-14
Condition Remarks
(a) While structurally intact, the case leather is wearing away from the wood; hinges suffering from inactive corrosion; one hinge is broken; inside, satin is stained and velvet has sustained significant fungus and insect damage; (b) some wear on metal but is still functional; (c-e) some tarnishing around base; (f,g) some wear; mirrors clean; (h) wear and discolouration near plug end; (i) eyepiece intact but worn; tarnished on inside of cylinder; (j) plate is slightly worn; (k) wear on blade; some tarnish on underside; (l) slight inactive corrosion on top rim; wear on front face; rotary mechanism still functional; (m) adhesive debris stuck to arm; wear along length; significant wear two cm back from light tip; (n) leather cover peeling; inactive corrosion throughout inside; threading broken and cracked; bottom of handle missing; #2: box: dirty overall; losses to covering, especially at edges and corners; coveirng lifting at both back corners and along bottom edges; satin lining stained and worn with tide-lines and discolouration of fabric; velvet lining very dusty with major loss around the narrow end of one of the depressions on PR; pin on hinge on PR partially removed from barrel and is very rusty; pin on hinge of PL is missing; implements: minor surface dirt and accretions; major corrosion on interior of (n) with resulting loss of surface coating; screw-on end of this tool part has major losses.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC, Canada, 1964 (c-e) similar to 31230-020; (f,g) similar to 31490-010; (i) similar to disassembled 31226; (j) similar to part of 31217-005; (l) similar to 31210; (m) similar to 31455-025; (n) similar to 31335; see also 1979.12.7 and 1982.5.22
Research Facts
Museum has two similar ophthalmoscopes to (l): 1979.12.7 and 1982.5.22.
Exhibit History
McCord Museum in Montreal ("Growing Up in Montreal") from 26 Aug. 2004 to 22 June 2007; L-2004.3.
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S & N interchangeable syringe

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005039 a-c
Description
Syringe with graduated barrel and plunger; plunger and barrel are numbered to provide identical fit; plunger is presently unremovable; a box is present with cutouts for the syringe, with a label on the top and on the right side.
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Accession Number
995005039 a-c
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Description
Syringe with graduated barrel and plunger; plunger and barrel are numbered to provide identical fit; plunger is presently unremovable; a box is present with cutouts for the syringe, with a label on the top and on the right side.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box base - Size: Length 14.1 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
b - syringe - Size: Length 12.4 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
c - box lid - Size: Length 14.5 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
S & N
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: opaque
metal: silver
cardboard: blue; white
paper: off-white; red; black
Inscriptions
Printed on barrel body in reddish-brown is a logo with "S & N" inside a perforated circular outline; also printed: "Interchangeable [in italics] // [series of graduated measurement lines with a large line at each number and four small lines in between] // 2 4 6 8 10 c.c. // BRITISH MADE"; printed on the box lid label: "Interchangeable // S & N [surrounded by red dots in a circular pattern] // METAL TIP SYRINGE"; printed on the label on side of box: "10 c.c. // LUER // SIDE // Z490/C6S"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-3
Condition Remarks
The white carboard of the box has yellowed slightly; syringe glass is opaque but there is no chipping; metal tip has tarnished slightly; label on right hand side is slightly torn and adhesive has let go partially from box.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to B-D Yale syringe) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
Glass syringe could be sterilized and reused; metal tip syringe is interchangeable.
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Sera-Sharp lancet

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995005041
Description
Stainless steel lancet with narrow body and sharp point; body is scored with diamond shapes to increase grip.
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Accession Number
995005041
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Specimen Collection
Description
Stainless steel lancet with narrow body and sharp point; body is scored with diamond shapes to increase grip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Propper Mfg. Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Based on catalogue date
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved in the metal is a logo that looks like a P sitting on a small rectangle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-11
Dimension Notes
Length 3.8 cm x Width 0.3 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
Condition Remarks
Individual packaging is missing; no tarnish; no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 249 (similar to item #1H-225)
Research Facts
Blood lancet
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military cap badge

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Dates
1914
1915
circa 1914-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
Accession Number
1988.14.9
Description
Royal Army Medical Corps metal badge; laurel wreath surrounding a staff and serpent, surrounded by a crown; bent metal rod pin for attachment to a uniform.
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Accession Number
1988.14.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
MeSH Heading
Military Medicine
Military Medicine -- army
Military Medicine -- First World War -- World War One -- WW1 -- WWI
Military Personnel -- doctor
Military Uniform -- doctor
Military Uniform -- insignia
MM= Clothing -- uniform (military) -- World War I
MM= Clothing -- accessory
Description
Royal Army Medical Corps metal badge; laurel wreath surrounding a staff and serpent, surrounded by a crown; bent metal rod pin for attachment to a uniform.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: William Boyd Library.
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Dates
1914
1915
circa 1914-1915
Date Remarks
World War I
Material
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Embossed at bottom, in a banner: "ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-9
Length
4.2 cm
Width
3.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor corrosion all over
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1972.16.4 a-f
Description
Metal syringe (a) with a rounded wooden handle; has plunger attached; comes with two bone or ivory irrigating nozzles, one straight (b) and one L-shaped (c); (d) a nozzle attachment for (a); and a small piece of wood with a hole cut out in the centre, rounded on one side (e); all fits in a wooden c…
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Accession Number
1972.16.4 a-f
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Enema -- instrumentation
Syringes
MM= Irrigation -- syringe -- rectal
Description
Metal syringe (a) with a rounded wooden handle; has plunger attached; comes with two bone or ivory irrigating nozzles, one straight (b) and one L-shaped (c); (d) a nozzle attachment for (a); and a small piece of wood with a hole cut out in the centre, rounded on one side (e); all fits in a wooden case (f) with two hinges and a front lock; has velvet lining inside; lid has broken off.
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 20.0 cm
b - nozzle, straight - Size: Length 8.5 cm
c - nozzle, L-shaped - Size: Length 7.0 cm
d - nozzle - Size: Length 5.5 cm
e - wooden piece - Size: Length 4.5 cm
f - case - Size: Length 22.8 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Arthur Dill Kelly; belonged to Dr. John Gray of Glasgow.
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c"
Material
metal: silver
wood: brown
bone/ivory: off-white
fabric: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-14
Condition Remarks
Case badly broken; instruments greasy.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Belonged to Dr. John Gray, who qualified at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at Glasgow in 1828 and then practised in Aberdeen; brought to Canada by his son, John Gray, who immigrated to Canada ca. 1860 and settled in Coldwater; left to Mrs. Kelly by Miss Katherine Gray, John Gray's last surviving child and Mrs. Kelly's aunt.
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military cap badge

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Dates
1914
1918
circa 1914-1918
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
Accession Number
1974.5.1
Description
Metal badge with a clip for attachment on the back: shows a laurel wreath surrounding a caduceus with a crown above; insignia below.
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Accession Number
1974.5.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
MeSH Heading
Military Medicine
Military Medicine -- army
Military Medicine -- First World War -- World War One -- WW1 -- WWI
Military Personnel -- doctor
Military Uniform -- doctor
Military Uniform -- insignia
Description
Metal badge with a clip for attachment on the back: shows a laurel wreath surrounding a caduceus with a crown above; insignia below.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Nina Drake of Toronto; belonged to Dr. Theodore George Harwood Drake (1891-1959) and worn by him during the First World War.
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Dates
1914
1918
circa 1914-1918
Material
metal: brown
Inscriptions
On banner below caduceus: "ROYAL MEDICAL CORPS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-9
Length
4.0 cm
Width
3.2 cm
Depth
0.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 4.0 cm x Width 3.2 cm x Depth 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor corrosion all over
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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