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ear curette; nasal curette

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004123
Description
Metal nasal or ear curette has solid octagonal handle tapering to narrow ending in small circular loop.
Accession Number
993004123
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Curettage -- curette -- ear
Description
Metal nasal or ear curette has solid octagonal handle tapering to narrow ending in small circular loop.
Number Of Parts
1
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalog order # 39065-100
Inscriptions
Stamped on handle: "T & B-KROME / 1 / MADE IN GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-16
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.5 cm. x Width: 0.5 cm. x Diam. : 0.5 cm.
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stethoscope head

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
993004129
Description
Metal "Tomac Bowles" type of stethoscope head only with black plastic diaphragm
Accession Number
993004129
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Stethoscopes
Auscultation -- instrumentation
Description
Metal "Tomac Bowles" type of stethoscope head only with black plastic diaphragm
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Becton Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Co. Catalogue order #30710-010
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on back: "FLEISCHER STETHOSCOPE // B-D // BECTON DICKINSON & CO. // RUTHERFORD,
N.J."; stamped on nozzle: "B-D LUER-LOK PAT. 1742497"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.2 cm. x Depth: 1.0 cm. x Diam. : 5.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
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stethoscope head

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
993004130
Description
Black plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type
Accession Number
993004130
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Stethoscopes
Auscultation -- instrumentation
Description
Black plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Becton Dickinson & Co.
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Co. Catalogue order #30710-010
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
Inscriptions
Embossed on back: "FLEISCHER STETHOSCOPE // B-D // BECTON DICKINSON & CO."
Stamped on nozzle: "PAT. 1742497"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.5 cm. x Depth: 1.3 cm. x Diam. : 4.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
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stethoscope head

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
993004131
Description
All-plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type.
Accession Number
993004131
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Stethoscopes
Auscultation -- instrumentation
Description
All-plastic stethoscope head similar to the "Tomac-Bowles" type.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Co. Catalogue order #30710-010
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black; clear
Inscriptions
Embossed on back: "FLEISCHER // STETHOSCOPE / B-D" "MADE IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.8 cm. x Width: 4.7 cm. x Depth: 1.5 cm. x Diam. : 3.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
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Collyer pelvimeter

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Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
993004132 a-b
Description
Two silver-coloured metal arms are hinged at one end with a large thumbscrew; jaws curve inward and terminate in bulbous tips; gauge at hinge is graduated in bothe inches and centimetres
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Accession Number
993004132 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Pelvimetry -- instrumentation
Description
Two silver-coloured metal arms are hinged at one end with a large thumbscrew; jaws curve inward
and terminate in bulbous tips; gauge at hinge is graduated in bothe inches and centimetres
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - inches - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
b - centimeters - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on back of (b): "INGRAM & BELL // GERMANY" "33"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-5
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Sklar Products Surgical Instruments Catalog", 17th ed., 1967, p. 334; CD #3
Images
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Brinckerhoff speculum

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
993004133 a-b
Description
Brinckerhoff rectal speculum consists of (a) a hollow metal cone-shaped cylinder with rectangular opening along top terminating in a rounded tip; handle extends down from opening; (b) removable slide with upward curving handle fits into cylinder's rectangular opening
Accession Number
993004133 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
MeSH Heading
Colon and Rectal Surgery (Specialty) -- instrumentation
Proctoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- rectal
Description
Brinckerhoff rectal speculum consists of (a) a hollow metal cone-shaped cylinder with rectangular
opening along top terminating in a rounded tip; handle extends down from opening; (b) removable
slide with upward curving handle fits into cylinder's rectangular opening
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - base - Size: Length 15.0 cm. x Width 3.0 cm. x Depth 8.5 cm.
b - sliding side - Size: Length 14.6 cm. x Width 1.4 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalogue order #40240-020
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Etched under handle of (b): "INGRAM & BELL // CHROME PLATED // MADE IN GERMNAY / 6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-8
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
"Sklar Products Surgical Instruments Catalog", 17th ed., 1967, pp. 292
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uterine dilator

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
993004134
Description
Steel "Goodell" uterine dilator is calibrated from1 3/4 to 0; scissorlike clamping system with locking calibrator; handles have ripple design.
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Accession Number
993004134
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Description
Steel "Goodell" uterine dilator is calibrated from1 3/4 to 0; scissorlike clamping system with locking calibrator; handles have ripple design.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped with the logo for J.F. HARTZ CO.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 32.0 cm. x Width: 9.0 cm. x Depth: 5.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
American Hospital Supply Catalogue order #40750-020; CD #4
Images
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battery operated lamp

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
993004136 a-e
Description
Hand-held "pocket" metal examining throat flashlight is battery operated and contains original light bulb; batteries fit into handle, then angled head holds screw in bulb which is fitted with metal cap; original instructions included.
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Accession Number
993004136 a-e
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
MM= Lamp
Description
Hand-held "pocket" metal examining throat flashlight is battery operated and contains original
light bulb; batteries fit into handle, then angled head holds screw in bulb which is fitted
with metal cap; original instructions included.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - handle - Size:
b - head - Size:
c - cap - Size:
d - instruction sheet - Size:
e - Christmas tag - Size:
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Etched on clip: "LUMI-SCOPE // PAT. NO. 2312305; light bulb: "222"; handwritten Christmas tag states: "Greetings: Management and / Staff / Fullerton Drug Store"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 16
Condition Remarks
Shows wear; # 2: no damage; #3: documentary pieces that accompany lamp are missing.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
Images
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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
993004137 a-e
Description
Steel stylette has safety guard over needle; spring allows better handling; fitted in clear plastic tube fitted with cotton on bottom and metal screw cap; used for taking blood samples.
Accession Number
993004137 a-e
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Specimen Collection -- instrumentation
MM= Blood Specimen Collection -- automatic lancet
Description
Steel stylette has safety guard over needle; spring allows better handling; fitted in clear plastic tube fitted with cotton on bottom and metal screw cap; used for taking blood samples.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - stylette - Size: Length 7.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
b - needle - Size: Length 3.0 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
c - needle cap - Size: Length 3.2 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
d - plastic tube - Size: Length 14.8 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
e - metal top - Size: Length 0.8 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Clay-Adams
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
metal: silver
plastic: clear
fabric: white
Inscriptions
Etched on spring: "A D ADAMS // U.S.A. M S"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-11
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director and tongue tie

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
993004142
Description
One-piece metal director and tongue tie with probe end
Accession Number
993004142
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- director -- general surgery
Description
One-piece metal director and tongue tie with probe end
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalogue C30 order #34100-050
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.5 cm. x Width: 1.8 cm. x Depth: 0.2 cm.
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