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Marriage Hygiene [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15096
Dates
1933
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Accession Number
997032036
Description
Small paper booklet bound by two staples with a monochrome photograph of a woman on the front cover; 22 pages; includes 3 monochrome photographs of female gynecologists; part of a group of three booklets.
  3 images  
Accession Number
997032036
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
MeSH Heading
Hygiene
Gynecology
Description
Small paper booklet bound by two staples with a monochrome photograph of a woman on the front cover; 22 pages; includes 3 monochrome photographs of female gynecologists; part of a group of three booklets.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
Lysol (Canada) Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1933
Date Remarks
Publication
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, grey, pink
Inscriptions
On the front: "Marriage Hygiene // The important part it plays in // the ideal marriage"; On the inside: "The // PLANNED // Married Life"; "THE HYGIENE THAT SAFEGUARDS // MARRIAGE HAPPINESS"; "WHAT "MARRIAGE HYGIENE" MEANS"; ""I Deplore the False Modesty that Would // Hide Feminine Health Facts""; "WHAT FEMININE ANTISEPSIS MUST DO"; "If I Could Tell the Young Bridge // But One Thing"; "A GYNECOLOGIST'S DIRECTIONS // FOR THE SOLUTION"; "A GYNECOLOGIST'S DIRECTIONS // FOR THE DOUCHE"; "THE IDEAL MARRIAGE // Must Its "Health Facts" Be Kept a Mystery?"; "IN HUNDREDS OF FAMOUS // HOSPITALS AND CLINICS"; ""LYSOL" AS A DEODORANT // WHEREVER INFECTION THREATENS AND // ABSOLUTE CLEANLINESS WILL HEAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B pg 9b
Length
13.9 cm
Width
10.7 cm
Depth
0.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Colour is slightly faded due to age
Copy Type
original
Exhibit History
On loan to THEMUSEUM for exhibit 'Menstration' L-2019-1 12 Feb - 12 June 2019; returned to storage 8 June 2019
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Preparation for Motherhood [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15097
Dates
1933
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Accession Number
997032037
Description
Small paper booklet bound by two staples with a monochrome photograph of a baby on the front cover; there are 3 monochrome photographs of babies and 1 monochrome photograph of a bottle of Lysol Disinfectant; 22 pages; part of a group of three booklets.
  3 images  
Accession Number
997032037
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
MeSH Heading
Gynecology
Hygiene
Description
Small paper booklet bound by two staples with a monochrome photograph of a baby on the front cover; there are 3 monochrome photographs of babies and 1 monochrome photograph of a bottle of Lysol Disinfectant; 22 pages; part of a group of three booklets.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
Lysol (Canada) Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1933
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, grey, pink
Inscriptions
On the front: "PREPARATION FOR // Motherhood"; on the inside: "TRUST YOUR DOCTOR"; "THE NEW ORDER OF YOUR LIFE"; "CHANGE TO LOW HEELS // DO NOT FAIL TO REST"; "YOUR DIET AND WEIGHT"; "DRINK MILK"; "DRINK LOTS OF WATER // AVOID CONSTIPATION"; "KEEP BUSILY AMUSED // THE LAYETTE"; "BABY'S ROOM AND BELONGINGS"; "IF YOU WILL BE CONFINED AT HOME"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
13.9 cm
Width
10.7 cm
Depth
0.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some slight wrinkling on the spine; top-right corner of the front cover is slightly bent upwards
Copy Type
original
Images
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Keeping a Healthy Home [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15098
Dates
1933
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Accession Number
997032038
Description
Small paper booklet bound by two staples; monochrome photograph of a mother sitting down and playing with her two children; 30 pages; part of a group of three booklets.
  3 images  
Accession Number
997032038
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
MeSH Heading
Diseases
Hygiene
Description
Small paper booklet bound by two staples; monochrome photograph of a mother sitting down and playing with her two children; 30 pages; part of a group of three booklets.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
Lysol (Canada) Limited
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1933
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, grey, pink
Inscriptions
On the front: "Keeping // a // Healthy Home"; on the inside: "KEEPING A HEALTHY HOME // HOW "LYSOL" HELPS // FOR FAMILY FIRST AID // "LYSOL" IN MINOR ACCIDENTS" // "LYSOL" IN SICKNESS // CHICKENPOX // GERMAN MEASLES // MEASLES // DIPHTHERIA // GRIPPE AND INFLUENZA // WHOOPING COUGH // SCARLET FEVER // MUMPS // SKIN DISEASES // SORE THROAT AND TONSILITIS // COMMON COLDS // PNEUMONIA // TUBERCULOSIS // DISEASES CONTRACTED FROM CONTAMINATED // FOODS AND BEVERAGES // TYPHOID // GENERAL HOUSEHOLD DISINFECTION // RULES FOR SCHOOL DISINFECTION // LYSOL DISINFECTANT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
14.1 cm
Width
10.8 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some slight wrinkling on the spine; small translucent stain on the back cover
Copy Type
original
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Now you are 10 [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15076
Dates
1958
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Accession Number
016012009
Description
Small paper booklet, bound without staples discusses the development of young girls and appears to be written for young girls in a cartoon style; last pages feature Kotex brand feminine sanitary products; 14 pages.
  3 images  
Accession Number
016012009
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
MeSH Heading
Archival
Hygiene
Description
Small paper booklet, bound without staples discusses the development of young girls and appears to be written for young girls in a cartoon style; last pages feature Kotex brand feminine sanitary products; 14 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collection belonged to the donor.
Maker
Kimberly-Clark Corporation and Kotex
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1958
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream, white, blue
ink: black, blue, pink
Inscriptions
On the front: "now you are 10"; on the inside: "To all girls age 10 who will // soon take another step in the // big adventure of growing up"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
17.8 cm
Width
15.9 cm
Depth
0.15 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The pages are all loose from the book and some of the pages are loose from each other as well
Copy Type
original
Exhibit History
On loan to THEMUSEUM for exhibit 'Menstration' L-2019-1 12 Feb - 12 June 2019; returned to storage 8 June 2019
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At what age should a girl be told about menstruation? [booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15077
Dates
1961
1964
circa 1961-1964
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Accession Number
016012010 a-b
Description
A black and white booklet (a) about a school program on menstruation used at Franklin School, La Crosse, Wisconsin; the booklet is bound by two staples; mentions the Walt Disney film "The Story of Menstruation" and permission form parents to allow the film in the schools; inside of the booklet is a…
  3 images  
Accession Number
016012010 a-b
Author
Marion Jones, R.N.
Collection
Anita Brunet Lamarche Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
MeSH Heading
Menstruation
Archival
Hygiene
Description
A black and white booklet (a) about a school program on menstruation used at Franklin School, La Crosse, Wisconsin; the booklet is bound by two staples; mentions the Walt Disney film "The Story of Menstruation" and permission form parents to allow the film in the schools; inside of the booklet is a notice (b) on a loose piece of paper provides an address for any requests in Canada; 7 pages.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - booklet
b - insert
Provenance
Collection belonged to the donor.
Maker
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1961
1964
circa 1961-1964
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, grey
Inscriptions
On the front: "at what age // should a girl be told about // menstruation? // A wise principal ... a sound // school program ... close // mother-daughter relations // answer this question // By Marion Jones, R.N., Educational Director // Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Neenah, Wisconsin"; on the insert (b): "NOTICE // Please address all requests in Canada // to: // EDUCATIONAL DEPARTMENT, // KIMBERLY-CLARK CANADA LIMITED, // 2 CARLTON STREET, // TORONTO 2, Ontario."; "Approval of Parents"; "Film Shown to Mothers // Answering Questions"; "Mother-and-Daughter Meetings // Program Gains Confidence"; "Successful 1957 Meeting // Wholesome Attitude"; "The Right Plan" "The Story of Menstruation" by Walt Disney Productions // Available to all schools, P.T.A. and Mother's Groups'
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
24.8 cm
Width
17.8 cm
Depth
0.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The bottom corners of the booklet are slightly bent upwards
Copy Type
original
Exhibit History
On loan to THEMUSEUM for exhibit 'Menstration' L-2019-1 12 Feb - 12 June 2019; returned to storage 8 June 2019
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The Etiology of Typhoid Fever and its Prevention [Milroy Lectures reference book]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14609
Dates
1902
1903
circa 1902-1903
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Accession Number
016030002
Description
Hardcover bound reference book with red cover and gold lettering; provides statistics from 1850 to 1900; 159 pages.
  4 images  
Accession Number
016030002
Author
W. H. Corfield
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
MeSH Heading
Archival
Diseases
Tibial Fractures
Description
Hardcover bound reference book with red cover and gold lettering; provides statistics from 1850 to 1900; 159 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Anonymous also known as a 'drop and dash' donation.
Maker
H. K. Lewis
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1902
1903
circa 1902-1903
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream,red
ink: black, gold
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE ETIOLOGY // OF // TYPHOID FEVER // AND ITS PREVENTION // BEING THE // MILROY LECTURES // DELIVERED AT THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS // IN 1902 // BY // W. H. CORFIELD, M.A., M.D. // CONSULTING SANITARY ADVISER TO H. M. OFFICE OF WORKS, AND // HONORARY SANITARY ADVISER TO UNIVERSITY COLLEGE AND HOSPITAL // LONDON // H. K . LEWIS, 136 GOWER STREET, W. C. // 1902"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
21.9 cm
Width
14.5 cm
Depth
2.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
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The Medical Student’s Vade Mecum A Compendium 5th Ed. [medical textbook]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14882
Dates
1857
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Accession Number
017031005
Description
Hardbound book with tan calfskin cover covering a full range of medical subjects including line drawing illustrations; spine with black band and text in gold; includes questions at the back; 692 pages.
  3 images  
Accession Number
017031005
Author
George Mendenhall, M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound book with tan calfskin cover covering a full range of medical subjects including line drawing illustrations; spine with black band and text in gold; includes questions at the back; 692 pages.
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Lindsay & Blakiston
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1857
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper:
ink:
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE // MEDICAL STUDENT'S // VADE MECUM // A COMPENDIUM OF // ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY, CHEMISTRY, POISONS, MATERIA MEDICA, // PHARMACY, SURGERY, OBSTETRICS, PRACTICE OF MEDI- // CINE, DISEASES OF THE SKIN, ETC. ETC. // BY // GEORGE MENDENHALL, M.D. // PROFESSOR OF OBSTETRICS AND DISEASES OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN THE MEDICAL // COLLEGE OF OHIO, MEMBER OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, ETC. ETC. // FIFTH EDITION, // REVISED AND GREATLY ENLARGED, // WITH TWO HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FOUR // ILLUSTRATIONS // PHILADELPHIA; // LINDSAY & BLAKISON // 1857"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.6 cm
Width
13.2 cm
Depth
4.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Edges show wear with abrasions
Copy Type
original
Images
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What are the Veneral Diseases? [pamphlet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14947
Dates
1930
1940
Circa 1930-1940
Collection
Arthur Gryfe
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Accession Number
005027001
Description
Small four page tan paper pamphlet folded and stapled in the fold with eight pages of contents concerning education on venereal diseases, including title page and back page; blue square with lack text on front and headings inside are in same blue text; five different subtitles written in blue follo…
  3 images  
Accession Number
005027001
Author
Issued: Health League of Canada
Collection
Arthur Gryfe
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
MeSH Heading
Disease
Pamphlets
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Gonorrhea
Syphilis
Description
Small four page tan paper pamphlet folded and stapled in the fold with eight pages of contents concerning education on venereal diseases, including title page and back page; blue square with lack text on front and headings inside are in same blue text; five different subtitles written in blue followed by content written in black discussing important educational information on venereal diseases and continues onto the back of the pamphlet.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This pamphlet originally belonged to and was produced by the Health League of Canada, which was founded on the purpose of providing health education and promoting disease prevention. After the Health League of Canada discontinued, its records were moved to the National Archives of Canada in Ottawa and later discovered by Arthur Gryfe, a former MD and appointed archivist of the Health League of Canada, even though the group barely existed at the time of his appointment.
Maker
Health League of Canada
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1940
Circa 1930-1940
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, blue
Inscriptions
On front: "What are the // VENEREAL // DISEASES // ? // Issued by the // HEALTH LEAGUE OF CANADA // 111 Avenue Road, Toronto, Canada"; on inside: "WHAT ARE THE // VENEREAL DISEASES ?"; "IGNORANCE IS DANGEROUS"; "WHAT ARE THEY?"; "UNFOUNDED FEARS"; "HOW CAN WE AVOID VENEREAL // DISEASES?"; "WHERE CAN VENEREAL DISEASE // BE CURED?"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Assorted Binder B pg 2 a
Length
12.4 cm
Width
9.3 cm
Depth
0.05 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Pamphlet is slightly warped, as it does not lie completely flat; the staples holding the pamphlet together are also rusting on the inside.
Copy Type
original
Images
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Some General Facts on Venereal Disease [pamphlet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14948
Dates
1928
Collection
Arthur Gryfe
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Accession Number
005027002
Description
Small three page tan paper pamphlet folded and stapled in fold with black print with eleven pages of content including the title page; front page has the crest of the Ontario Provincial Department of Health and above the crest is the title of the pamphlet and the pamphlet number; below the crest st…
  2 images  
Accession Number
005027002
Author
Ontario Provincial Department of Health
Collection
Arthur Gryfe
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
MeSH Heading
Disease
Pamphlets
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Gonorrhea
Syphilis
Description
Small three page tan paper pamphlet folded and stapled in fold with black print with eleven pages of content including the title page; front page has the crest of the Ontario Provincial Department of Health and above the crest is the title of the pamphlet and the pamphlet number; below the crest states where the pamphlet was published, when it was published and by whom, and surrounding this information, the title, and the back of the pamphlet is blank.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This pamphlet originally belonged to and was produced by the Health League of Canada, which was founded on the purpose of providing health education and promoting disease prevention. After the Health League of Canada discontinued, its records were moved to the National Archives of Canada in Ottawa and later discovered by Arthur Gryfe, a former MD and appointed archivist of the Health League of Canada, even though the group barely existed at the time of his appointment.
Maker
The Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1928
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: light brown
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "Pamphlet No. V. D. 1 // 10M-Nov.-1928 // Some General Facts // on // Venereal Diseases // Ontario // Provincial // Department of Health; Toronto: // Printed and Published by the Printer to the // King's Most Excellent Majesty // 1928 // FREE"; also on the front: the crest of the Ontario Provincial Department of Health between "Diseases" and "Ontario"; inside pamphlet: "SOME GENERAL FACTS ON // VENEREAL DISEASES"; "SEX HYGIENE PAMPHLETS"; "VENEREAL DISEASES"; "SYPHILIS"; "INFECTION"; "GONORRHOEA"; "HOW THE DISEASE SPREADS"; "INCUBATION PERIOD"; "SYMPTOMS"; "SOME OF THE COMPLICATIONS OF GONORRHOEA"; "IMPORTANT RULES FOR THOSE // HAVING GONORRHOEA"; "IMPORTANT "DO NOTS" FOR THOSE // HAVING GONORRHOEA"; "FACTS TO BE REMEMBERED ABOUT // GONORRHOEA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Assorted Binder B pg 2 b
Length
14.7 cm
Width
7.6 cm
Depth
0.05 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Almost excellent, but there is a small rip at the bottom of the pamphlet in the crease between pages two and three.
Copy Type
original
Images
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What the War has done to stamp out Venereal Diseases: A Summary and a Summons [pamphlet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14949
Dates
1930
1940
Circa 1930-1940
Collection
Arthur Gryfe
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Accession Number
005027003
Description
Small two page tan paper rectangular pamphlet folded and stapled in the fold with text in black print ink and contains eight pages of content including the title page; at the center of the title page is an arm, with a sleeve designed to look like the American flag, holding, or handing over to an un…
  3 images  
Accession Number
005027003
Collection
Arthur Gryfe
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
MeSH Heading
Disease
Pamphlets
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Gonorrhea
Syphilis
Description
Small two page tan paper rectangular pamphlet folded and stapled in the fold with text in black print ink and contains eight pages of content including the title page; at the center of the title page is an arm, with a sleeve designed to look like the American flag, holding, or handing over to an unknown source, a pamphlet with the same title and image as this pamphlet; at the bottom of the title page it is described who it was printed by and where; the content on the title page is surrounded by a border consisting of two black lines in the shape of a rectangle with the innermost line being thicker than the outer line; the content of the pamphlet carries onto the last page of the pamphlet.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This pamphlet originally belonged to the Health League of Canada, which was founded on the purpose of providing health education and promoting disease prevention. After the Health League of Canada discontinued, its records were moved to the National Archives of Canada in Ottawa and later discovered by Arthur Gryfe, a former MD and appointed archivist of the Health League of Canada, even though the group barely existed at the time of his appointment.
Maker
The American Social Hygiene Association
Site Made (City)
New York City
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1940
Circa 1930-1940
Material
paper: light brown
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "What the War // has done to stamp // out Venereal Diseases // A // Summary // and a // Summons // Printed by // The American Social Hygiene Association, Inc. // Department of Public Information // 105 West 40th Street // New York City"; on the inside: "A SUMMARY AND A SUMMONS"; "FACTS PROVED BY THE WAR CAM- // PAIGN AGAINST VENEREAL // DISEASES"; "ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE WAR DEPART- // MENT, THE UNITED STATES PUBLIC // HEALTH SERVICE, AND UNOFFICIAL // AGENCIES DURING THE WAR:"; "A FEW FACTS ABOUT VENEREAL // DISEASES"; on the back: "(By official permission from the War Department // Comission on Training Camp Activities.)"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Assorted Binder B pg 2 a
Length
15.1 cm
Width
10.2 cm
Depth
0.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The staples holding the pamphlet together are slightly rusting on the inside; bottom left corner on the last page is slightly bent.
Copy Type
original
Images
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