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Cornet's cover glass forceps

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1972.18.16
Description
One piece of metal bent into cross-action forceps, with pincer-like grasping tips.
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Accession Number
1972.18.16
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps
Description
One piece of metal bent into cross-action forceps, with pincer-like grasping tips.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 11.6 cm x Width 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Slightly rusty at crossover point.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 1042 (similar to item #A/-2126); CD #UHN
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microscopic section lifter

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1972.18.44
Description
Spatula-like object with end of handle that slants downward.
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Accession Number
1972.18.44
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy
Description
Spatula-like object with end of handle that slants downward.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; estate of Dr. G. Harvey Agnew, via Mrs. G. Harvey Agnew.
Material
metal: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Microscope slide box

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1973.2.4
Description
A wooden box with a lid containing 22 microscope specimen slides; each slide has a paper label affixed at end end.
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Accession Number
1973.2.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
A wooden box with a lid containing 22 microscope specimen slides; each slide has a paper label affixed at end end.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Winston S. Mahon of Willowdale, Ont.
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Material
wood: light brown
glass: clear
paper: yellowed
specimen smears: red; brown; yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Microscope slide box

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Dates
1900
1940
1900-1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1973.2.5
Description
A wooden box with a lid containing 25 microscope specimen slides; each slide has a paper label affixed to one end.
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Accession Number
1973.2.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
A wooden box with a lid containing 25 microscope specimen slides; each slide has a paper label affixed to one end.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Winston S. Mahon of Willowdale, Ont.
Dates
1900
1940
1900-1940
Material
wood: light brown
glass: clear
paper: yellowed
specimen smears: red; brown; yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Microscope slide box

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1973.3.8
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Accession Number
1973.3.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-2
Condition Remarks
#2: Cardboard is damaged
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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L-10 Leitz microscope

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1973.6.1 a-f
Description
Monaural microscope (a) with a triple nosepiece and cast-iron, coated base; compass joint; coarse and fine focus heads; sub-stage focus; ocular (b), three objectives (c,d,e), and ABBE condenser and iris diaphragm (f).
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Accession Number
1973.6.1 a-f
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- microscope -- European -- compound
Description
Monaural microscope (a) with a triple nosepiece and cast-iron, coated base; compass joint; coarse and fine focus heads; sub-stage focus; ocular (b), three objectives (c,d,e), and ABBE condenser and iris diaphragm (f).
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - microscope - Size: Length 31.0 cm
b - ocular
c - objective
d - objective
e - objective
f - condenser and diaphragm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Kenneth E. Perfect for her husband, Dr. Kenneth E. Perfect.; source: Mrs. Kenneth E. Perfect for her husband, Dr. Kenneth E. Perfect.
Maker
Leitz
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Material
metal: yellow; black
Inscriptions
On (b): "4" "ERNST LEITZ WETZLAR"; on (c): "6LG"; on (d): "1/12" "OELEMMERSION"; on (e): "3"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-A1-4
Condition Remarks
Needs cleaning; #2: no chips or cracks in glass parts; metal (brass) parts are moderately worn with dark patches and deposits over approx. 15% of the surface; knobs and hinges move freely; there was dust in the crevices; objectives move freely; no active corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Betz catalogue, 1915, p. 135 (item #2N10); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Assorted instruments from the office of the donor's late husband, Dr. Kenneth E. Perfect; a few, such as the stethoscope, may have belonged to his father.
Exhibit History
Agnes Etherington Art Centre - July 2002; on display in "When Medicine Met Science" exhibit, Ann Baillie Building, April 29, 2003
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McKesson recording metabolor

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Dates
1932
circa 1932
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
Accession Number
1973.8.1 a-h
Description
A green metal canister (a) has two brown cloth-covered rubber tubes attached at the bottom of it; the tubes are attached to each other at the other end with a metal T-shaped fitting that has an opening in its centre; also protruding from the canister are metal tubes and electric wiring.
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Accession Number
1973.8.1 a-h
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Physiology
MeSH Heading
Basal Metabolism
Description
A green metal canister (a) has two brown cloth-covered rubber tubes attached at the bottom of it; the tubes are attached to each other at the other end with a metal T-shaped fitting that has an opening in its centre; also protruding from the canister are metal tubes and electric wiring.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - canister etc. - Size: Length 34.5 cm x Width 27.0 cm x Depth 24.7 cm
b - steel float - Size: Length 23.0 cm x Diam. 22.0 cm
c - rubber mouthpiece - Size: Length 6.5 cm
d - small rubber mouthpiece
e - small rubber mouthpiece
f - pamphlet
g - pamphlet
h - Metabolor calculator
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. James H. Miller of Toronto.
Maker
McKesson Appliance Co.
Site Made (City)
Toledo
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1932
circa 1932
Material
metal: green; silver
rubber: brown; black
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
Maker's plate on (a) has: "MODEL McKESSON 110 // 175 RECORDING Volts // SERIAL METABOLOR 25 // MFD BY // T1000 McKESSON APPLIANCE CO. // TOLEDO, OHIO, U.S.S. CYCLES"; on cover of pamphlet (f): "Question & Answers Regarding McKesson No. 175 Metabolor"; on cover of pamphlet (g): "Directions for the USE and CARE of McKESSON RECORDING METABOLOR"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007 (a)
0007-D1-2
Storage Room 0010 (b-e)
0010-F6-13
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber in bad condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photos attached to accession sheet; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Purchased by Dr. Miller around 1932 for use in his practice.
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optical slit lamp microscope

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Dates
1920
1925
circa 1924
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1974.12.1
Description
Metal microscope with round base; three metal knobs placed on top of the base; adjustable round metal knob placed in between the two eyepieces; circular knobs on each side on the base of the eyepiece are used for horizontally extending the eyepiece upwards; small cylindrical knob used for rotating …
Accession Number
1974.12.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- microscope -- European
Description
Metal microscope with round base; three metal knobs placed on top of the base; adjustable round metal knob placed in between the two eyepieces; circular knobs on each side on the base of the eyepiece are used for horizontally extending the eyepiece upwards; small cylindrical knob used for rotating the eyepiece.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dr. Clarance E. Hill through his son Dr. Joseph C. Hill.
Maker
Carl Zeiss
Site Made (City)
Jena
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1925
circa 1924
Date Remarks
Based on date of purchase by owner 1924
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved on the left eyepice: "CARL ZEISS // JENA // Germany"; engraved on the right eyepiece: "No. 1896"; engraved on the left knob: "0,1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 43.0 cm x Width 17.0 cm x Depth 6.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear on surfaces
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. Clarence E Hill
Research Facts
File contains images of optical slit lamp microscope in full set-up; Gullstrand microscope was the second one in use in Toronto; purchased in 1924.
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Microscope slide box

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1978.8.21
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Accession Number
1978.8.21
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy
Pathology, Clinical
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Microscope slide box

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1978.8.22
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Accession Number
1978.8.22
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microscopy
Pathology, Clinical
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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