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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995002040
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
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Accession Number
995002040
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace was a graduate from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row B
Height
7.0 cm
Diameter
4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963 and daughter of Ruth Wallace.
Images
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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002041
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
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Accession Number
995002041
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace was a graduate from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row C
Temporary Location
With MHC Education Program WWI: The Dirty Details of Disease Oct 2017, stored in Rm 2017.
Height
7.0 cm
Diameter
4.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Research Facts
Barb (Earl) Gilbert Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963 and daughter of Ruth Wallace.
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995002042
Description
One piece cobalt blue plastic eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base; manufacturers anme embossed on two sides.
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Accession Number
995002042
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece cobalt blue plastic eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base; manufacturers anme embossed on two sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace was a graduate from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931.
Maker
Wyeth
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
plastic: cobalt
Inscriptions
Embossed: "WYETH"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row C
Height
4.5 cm
Diameter
4.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963 and daughter of Ruth Wallace
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urine specimen bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact663
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995002043
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements, empty.
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Accession Number
995002043
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Urinalysis -- instrumentation
Description
Cylindrical urine specimen bottle, wider at the base and with a pouring spout at the top; sides have writing embossed on the glass including graduated measurements, empty.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Glasco
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
See "American Hospital Supply Catalog" C-30, c. 1966 #13600
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Within glass on sides: scale in oz. 1-6 and in cc 30-180; in glass on other side: "URINE SPECIMEN BOTTLE"; to base: "GLASCO
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 3 Row D
Dimension Notes
Depth: 12.2 cm. x Diam. : 6.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Glass has no chips or stains
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used for medical analysis of urine specimens.
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nurse's uniform cap

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact681
Dates
1938
1969
circa 1938-1969
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002061
Description
Cotton cap worn by graduate nurses; cap has been starched, folded and pinned with 9 straight pins; the outside edge of cap has a band of black velvet sewn on.
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Accession Number
995002061
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Cotton cap worn by graduate nurses; cap has been starched, folded and pinned with 9 straight pins; the outside edge of cap has a band of black velvet sewn on.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1938
1969
circa 1938-1969
Material
fabric: white; black
Inscriptions
"GRAD" is written in black at back and bottom of cap
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet C
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 19.0 cm. x Depth: 10.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Holes have been put into the starched cotton by the straight pins, but no corrosion is evident; the word "Grad" has been permanently marked onto the cloth; the cotton cloth has no tears or abrasions
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Exhibit History
On exhibit 100TH Anniversary of Public Health Canada, Ottawa L-2019-7 27 Nov – 2 Dec 2019.
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pediatric weight scale

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1791
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
Accession Number
995003013 a-b
Description
(a) rectangular-shaped metal infant balance with (b) removable infant holder; scale has a movable weight in front which slides back and forth on a metal bar and a scale in both hg and kg; infant holder is designed to hold an infant lying down; there is a headrest on the right side.
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Accession Number
995003013 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Pediatrics
Pediatrics -- instrumentation
Physical Examination
Physical Examination -- instrumentation
Infant Care
Body Weight -- instrumentation
Weights and Measures
Description
(a) rectangular-shaped metal infant balance with (b) removable infant holder; scale has a movable weight in front which slides back and forth on a metal bar and a scale in both hg and kg; infant holder is designed to hold an infant lying down; there is a headrest on the right side.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - scale - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 31.0 cm. x Depth 11.0 cm.
b - infant holder - Size: Length 66.0 cm. x Width 27.0 cm.
Maker
Stathmos type 391
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
paint: white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Scale in hg and kg at scale front; tape which reads "Stillbirth classed if 500 gms or if over 20 weeks gestation"; another piece of tape on which is written: "1 kg = 1000 gms 1 Hectogram = 100 grams"; tape with "V3" (Victory 3) on the infant holder
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-A2-3
Temporary Location
To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: Showcase East, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008.
Condition Remarks
The scale was very dirty and dusty; a few small chips on the paint are visible
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
995003081 a-e
Description
(a) Hollow glass mucus trap, bulbous in the centre and tapering into tubes at both ends; there is also a small tube within the trap, near the top; (b) hollow glass extension tube, shaped at both ends to allow the attachment of rubber tubing; (c) rubber tube (beige), cylindrical and open at both end…
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Accession Number
995003081 a-e
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Mucus -- secretion
Diagnosis -- instrumentation
Description
(a) Hollow glass mucus trap, bulbous in the centre and tapering into tubes at both ends; there is also a small tube within the trap, near the top; (b) hollow glass extension tube, shaped at both ends to allow the attachment of rubber tubing; (c) rubber tube (beige), cylindrical and open at both ends -- attached to the glass extension tube; (d) red rubber tube, cylindrical and open at both ends -- attached to bottom of mucus trap; (e) manufacturer's cardboard box - made for mucus trap and attachments.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - mucous trap - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Width 3.8 cm.
b - glass tube - Size: Length 7.3 cm. x Width 0.8 cm.
c - beige rubber tube - Size: Length 15.0 cm. x Width 0.9 cm.
d - red rubber tube - Size: Length 41.0 cm. x Width 0.4 cm.
e - cardboard box - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 4.4 cm. x Depth 4.4 cm.
Maker
Assistent
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
glass: clear
rubber: beige; red
cardboard: white
Inscriptions
Box reads, "H. S. C. Mucous Trap // Assistent // Made in W. Germany"; red rubber tube has "12 Rusch West Germany H" printed on the side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D2-3
Condition Remarks
Box was dirty and dusty; mucous trap and attachments appear to be unused
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
995003082 a-e
Description
(a) Hollow glass mucus trap, bulbous in the centre and tapering into tubes at both ends; there is also a small tube within the trap, near the top; (b) hollow glass extension tube, shaped at both ends to allow the attachment of rubber tubing; (c) rubber tube (beige), cylindrical and open at both end…
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Accession Number
995003082 a-e
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Mucus -- secretion
Diagnosis -- instrumentation
Description
(a) Hollow glass mucus trap, bulbous in the centre and tapering into tubes at both ends; there is also a small tube within the trap, near the top; (b) hollow glass extension tube, shaped at both ends to allow the attachment of rubber tubing; (c) rubber tube (beige), cylindrical and open at both ends -- attached to the glass extension tube; (d) red rubber tube, cylindrical and open at both ends -- attached to bottom of mucous trap; (e) manufacturer's cardboard box - made for mucus trap and attachments.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - mucous trap - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Width 3.8 cm.
b - glass tube - Size: Length 7.3 cm. x Width 0.8 cm.
c - beige rubber tube - Size: Length 15.0 cm. x Width 0.9 cm.
d - red rubber tube - Size: Length 41.0 cm. x Width 0.4 cm.
e - cardboard box - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 4.4 cm. x Depth 4.4 cm.
Maker
Assistent
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
glass: clear
rubber: beige; red
cardboard: white
Inscriptions
Box reads, "H. S. C. Mucous Trap // Assistent // Made in W. Germany"; red rubber tube has "12 Rusch West Germany H" printed on the side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D2-3
Condition Remarks
Box was dirty and dusty; mucous trap and attachments appear to be unused
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
995003083 a-e
Description
(a) Hollow glass mucus trap, bulbous in the centre and tapering into tubes at both ends; there is also a small tube within the trap, near the top; (b) hollow glass extension tube, shaped at both ends to allow the attachment of rubber tubing; (c) rubber tube (beige), cylindrical and open at both end…
  1 image  
Accession Number
995003083 a-e
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Mucus -- secretion
Diagnosis -- instrumentation
Description
(a) Hollow glass mucus trap, bulbous in the centre and tapering into tubes at both ends; there is also a small tube within the trap, near the top; (b) hollow glass extension tube, shaped at both ends to allow the attachment of rubber tubing; (c) rubber tube (beige), cylindrical and open at both ends -- attached to the glass extension tube; (d) red rubber tube, cylindrical and open at both ends -- attached to bottom of mucus trap; (e) manufacturer's cardboard box - made for mucus trap and attachments.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - mucous trap - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Width 3.8 cm.
b - glass tube - Size: Length 7.3 cm. x Width 0.8 cm.
c - beige rubber tube - Size: Length 15.0 cm. x Width 0.9 cm.
d - red rubber tube - Size: Length 41.0 cm. x Width 0.4 cm.
e - cardboard box - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 4.4 cm. x Depth 4.4 cm.
Maker
Assistent
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
glass: clear
rubber: beige; red
cardboard: white
Inscriptions
Box reads, "H. S. C. Mucous Trap // Assistent // Made in W. Germany"; red rubber tube has "12 Rusch West Germany H" printed on the side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D2-3
Condition Remarks
Box was dirty and dusty; mucous trap and attachments appear to be unused; #2 there was a slight hardening of both rubber tubes; the red rubber tube (d) had a crease where the tube was bent; the beige tube (c) had come loose from (b).
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
Feb. 27, 2003: used in "Name that Artifact" night
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left leg prosthesis

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1869
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
995003091
Description
Prosthesis for amputation of a left leg cut off at the hip; the artificial leg has a locking mechanism at the hip and knee as well as a single access foot with a bumper toe break; the knee joint is an English hanger design; the top of the prosthesis has a piece to wrap it around the wearer's body; …
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Accession Number
995003091
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
Prosthesis
Leg
Description
Prosthesis for amputation of a left leg cut off at the hip; the artificial leg has a locking mechanism at the hip and knee as well as a single access foot with a bumper toe break; the knee joint is an English hanger design; the top of the prosthesis has a piece to wrap it around the wearer's body; there is also a pants guard attachment.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
The Government of Canada
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
metal: silver; flesh tone
leather: beige; brown
fiberglass(?): beige
Inscriptions
Manufacturer's label at back of the calf reads, "MADE IN CANADA // DATE // 51 10 DIST // 212782 // BY THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-F2-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 99.0 cm. x Width: 33.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Prosthesis was very dirty and dusty; there are several scuff marks in the flesh tone paint, but all joints work and no parts are missing
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Prosthetics Department at Kingston General Hospital
Exhibit History
On exhibit 100TH Anniversary of Public Health Canada, Ottawa L-2019-7 27 Nov – 2 Dec 2019
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