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infant feeding bottle

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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1980.18.73 a-b
Description
Clear glass moulded 'turtle' shaped feeding bottle with the neck curved up at an angle of approximately 25°; visible mould lines around sides, flat back and embossed manufacturer's logo of intertwined B and G and name of product, 'The Pet Feeding Bottle'; one opening designed for a cork closure; bo…
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Accession Number
1980.18.73 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Feeding Methods
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
Pediatrics -- instrumentation
Bottle Feeding -- instrumentation
MM= Bottle Feeding -- bottle
Pediatrics
Description
Clear glass moulded 'turtle' shaped feeding bottle with the neck curved up at an angle of approximately 25°; visible mould lines around sides, flat back and embossed manufacturer's logo of intertwined B and G and name of product, 'The Pet Feeding Bottle'; one opening designed for a cork closure; bottle modified from various modern pieces to replicate the orginal style of feeding through a long rubber hose and rubber teat for demonstration purposes; modified with cork stopper and 30.0 cm long clear plastic tube 0.6 cm diameter plastic tube ending in a circa1965 rubber nipple with bone or plastic disk surrounding it, and dark brown ring and short tube beneath, all inserted in hole made in the new cork.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - plastic tube with nipple
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
B. G. Company
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
glass: transparent
cork: brown
plastic: clear
rubber: brown
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottle: "THE PET // FEEDING BOTTLE"; on nipple: "EVENFLO PRODUCTS RAVENNA. O. PAT. U.S. & CAN. MADE IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D1-
Length
a - 14.5 cm
b - 34.2 cm
Width
a - 9.6 cm
Depth
a - 5.9 cm
Diameter
b - 4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Nov. 29, 2016: clear tube appears to be slightly yellowed (from age); Nov. 2006: rubber tube hardened and cracked; a piece has broken off inside; Aug. 2004: rubber is stiff; 1989: bottle has a small chipped area on the outside edge of the neck where a moulding flaw left a sharp corner edge; a few light scratches on back side; some water marks and brown specks inside; rubber nipple has darkened and has tiny brown spots; hardening and is starting to fracture in a couple of places
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
(b only) On display for exhibit "Gananoque 150" L-2017-6 at Arthur Child Heritage Museum; 24 April 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1980.21.1
Description
A two-mould blown glass jug with a flattened side and a handle on the opposite side near the mouth; angles upwards to a wide mouth; graduated in ounces.
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Accession Number
1980.21.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- urinal
Description
A two-mould blown glass jug with a flattened side and a handle on the opposite side near the mouth; angles upwards to a wide mouth; graduated in ounces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Nina Drake.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottom: "MADE IN USA"; graduation marks for ounces from 4 to 32.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-5
Dimension Notes
Length 27.9 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Purchased at a flea market on June 15, 1980.
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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1980.28.2
Description
A blue glass bottle with a red rubber stopper; a red and white label says contents one fluid ounce of certified carbolic acid; half full of contents; shape of bottle is hexagonal with the front side twice the length of the other five sides. Note: poison
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Accession Number
1980.28.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Wounds and Injuries
Phenol
Disinfection
Antisepsis
Description
A blue glass bottle with a red rubber stopper; a red and white label says contents one fluid ounce of certified carbolic acid; half full of contents; shape of bottle is hexagonal with the front side twice the length of the other five sides. Note: poison
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.S. Mahon of Willowdale, Ont.
Maker
Druggist Corporation of Canada Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: blue
rubber: red
paper: red; white
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Certified [in cursive] // CARBOLIC ACID // POISON // 1 FLUID OZ. // FOR EXTERNAL // USE . . . // ANTIDOTE . . ."; embossed on the sides of the bottle: "USE WITH CAUTION"; "POISON"; "1 OZ."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row D
Temporary Location
On travelling exhibit ‘Unmasking Influenza’ Ottawa L-2019-3 30 April 2019-31 Dec 2022.
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label slightly worn; #2: label has three small tears; stopper is loose, dry, and has indentations on the top and speckled staining; dried residue on neck and side of the interior.
Copy Type
Original
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nurse's folding instrument case

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1980.4.1
Description
A folding leather case with 5 snap-closing pockets and a strap to hold instruments; there are 8 medical instruments and two pencils; there are patient chart forms.
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Accession Number
1980.4.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Nursing Care
MM= Surgical Set
Description
A folding leather case with 5 snap-closing pockets and a strap to hold instruments; there are 8 medical instruments and two pencils; there are patient chart forms.
Part Names
case - Size: Length 27.5 cm x Width 23.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Cooper Cole via Mr. & Mrs. C.F. Whittemore of Toronto.
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Material
leather: black; brown
metal: silver
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-5
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
The kit belonged to Dr. Cooper Cole's sister, Agatha St. Osyth Cole; she graduated as a B.A. in Toronto in 1905 (first student) before graduating in nursing from the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal in 1908; the kit was presented to her either at graduation or on receiveing a gold medal award in nursing.
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surgeon's operating gown

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Dates
1921
1930
circa 1921-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.10.2
Description
A long-sleeved, full-length white cotton surgical gown with neck and waist ties.
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Accession Number
1981.10.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Textiles
Protective Clothing
Description
A long-sleeved, full-length white cotton surgical gown with neck and waist ties.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Agnes Harvie; from the medical effects of her husband, Dr. Robert Morley Harvie.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1921
1930
circa 1921-1930
Date Remarks
Date written on gown
Material
fabric: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Written in black ink on the gown: "Drs. Harvie 1/11/21, Coldwater"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet G
Condition Remarks
front tie unstitched
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit: Listerism: Antisepsis and the Roots of Modern Surgery," Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada; Ottawa, 30 May 2013.
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surgeon's apron

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Dates
1921
circa 1921
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.10.3
Description
A white cotton surgical apron with two neck ties and two waist ties.
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Accession Number
1981.10.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Textiles
Protective Clothing
Description
A white cotton surgical apron with two neck ties and two waist ties.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Agnes Harvie; from the medical effects of her husband, Dr. Robert Morley Harvie.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1921
circa 1921
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet M
Dimension Notes
Length 1.07 m x Width 90.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Stained.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.26.10
Description
An enamel cup tapered to a slightly smaller diameter at the base; blue trim around the lip.
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Accession Number
1981.26.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Administration, Oral -- instrumentation
Weights and Measures
Description
An enamel cup tapered to a slightly smaller diameter at the base; blue trim around the lip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Howard Alexander Lowrie of Toronto.
Maker
Kockums
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
enamel: white; blue
Inscriptions
"Kockums, Sweden"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-9
Dimension Notes
Length 5.0 cm x Diam. 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Stained.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From Dr. Lowrie's 62-year Toronto practice.
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instrument container - 300 germicidal sterilizer

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.26.2
Description
A Pyrex glass sterilizer with perforated metal tray and rubber-lined chrome lid.
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Accession Number
1981.26.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Asepsis
Description
A Pyrex glass sterilizer with perforated metal tray and rubber-lined chrome lid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Howard Alexander Lowrie of Toronto.
Maker
B-P
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
glass: clear
metal: grey
rubber: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-M2-4
Dimension Notes
Length 27.6 cm x Width 11.5 cm x Depth 8.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From Dr. Lowrie's 62-year Toronto practice.
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needle and syringe sterilizer

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.26.3
Description
An Empire brand chrome-plated electric sterilizer with perforated tray.
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Accession Number
1981.26.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Asepsis
Needles
Description
An Empire brand chrome-plated electric sterilizer with perforated tray.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Howard Alexander Lowrie of Toronto.
Maker
Surgical Supplies Mfg.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black
plastic: black
Inscriptions
Engraved on front: "Empire"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-M2-4
Dimension Notes
Length 23.0 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 10.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From Dr. Lowrie's 62-year Toronto practice.
Exhibit History
Canadian Museum of Civilization exhibit: "Caring Profession"; ret. Sept. 2006
Images
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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.26.9
Description
Leather-covered, rubber-padded steel truss with a waist belt of woven fabric.
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Accession Number
1981.26.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Trusses
Hernia, Inguinal -- therapy
Description
Leather-covered, rubber-padded steel truss with a waist belt of woven fabric.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Howard Alexander Lowrie of Toronto.
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
leather: grey
rubber
fabric: beige; orange; black
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-13
Dimension Notes
length 13.5 cm x Width 6.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
From Dr. Lowrie's 62-year Toronto practice.
Images
Less detail

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