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urine specimen bottle

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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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pediatric weight scale

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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
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Trilene vaporizer dial

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Dates
1970
2000
circa 1970-2000
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
995003094
Description
Dial from a trilene vaporizer; the dial is cylindrical with a threaded screw attachment at one end and a dial with graduation marks and a hollow cylindrical nozzle at the other end; the nozzle points upwards and is open at the top.
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Accession Number
995003094
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Administration Inhalation -- instrumentation
Analgesics -- administration
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- vaporizer
Description
Dial from a trilene vaporizer; the dial is cylindrical with a threaded screw attachment at one end and a dial with graduation marks and a hollow cylindrical nozzle at the other end; the nozzle points upwards and is open at the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Cyprane Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Keighley
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1970
2000
circa 1970-2000
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
One end stamped with the words, "CYPRANE LTD // KEIGHLEY // ENGLAND"; the dial has the words, "MAX TRILENE MIN" and graduation marks
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F2-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.2 cm. x Diam. : 5.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
The dial was very dirty and dusty; there is a dent in the metal at one end; no corrosion is visible and the chrome is unstained
Copy Type
Original
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x-ray exposure holder

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004020 a-b
Description
X-ray exposure holder, which consists of two pieces of cardboard attached together at the top with a cloth strip and reinforced at the bottom with cloth strips; the top and bottom cardboard pieces are held together with a moveable metal clip; the inside of the bottom piece of cardboard has a folded…
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Accession Number
995004020 a-b
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
X-Ray Film
Radiography -- instrumentation
Description
X-ray exposure holder, which consists of two pieces of cardboard attached together at the top with a cloth strip and reinforced at the bottom with cloth strips; the top and bottom cardboard pieces are held together with a moveable metal clip; the inside of the bottom piece of cardboard has a folded piece of yellow and black paper which holds a sheet of film.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - Size: Length 26.5 cm. x Width 21.6 cm.
b - Size:
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Eastman Kodak Co.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Used in the late 1960s
Material
metal: black
cardboard: grey
paper: black; yellow
fabric: black
film: green
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-6
Condition Remarks
The x-ray exposure holder was dusty; there are several minor marks on the outside cardboard covers as well as tape marks; the inside paper has some staining; the film has pin holes in all four corners; the cloth strips show wear at the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz
Research Facts
Film holder for direct exposure; film was used in the late 1960's at the Kingston General Hospital; film held under the patient
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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004023
Description
X-ray collimator which consists of an outer painted metal square base with a panel on the front; the front panel has two dials with scales which open and close lead shutters inside; the back of the base has an electric cord and light bulb with a removable metal covering; the top of the base has an …
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Accession Number
995004023
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
Radiography -- instrumentation
Description
X-ray collimator which consists of an outer painted metal square base with a panel on the front; the front panel has two dials with scales which open and close lead shutters inside; the back of the base has an electric cord and light bulb with a removable metal covering; the top of the base has an eye-shaped movable piece and is open to allow the shutters inside to be seen.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Videx
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver; grey; brown
paint: off-white
glass: clear
plastic: black; grey; green; red; blue
Inscriptions
The front panel has two scales (one for each knob); printed words read, "UL [enclosed in
circle] 115 Volts 50 Watts SA [enclosed in circle] Use BLX Projection Lamp Shutters Closed [up arrow] Duocon by Videx Ser. No. 1202-12"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 17.0 cm. x Width: 19.3 cm. x Depth: 14.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Collimator was dirty and dusty; there are several minor scrapes and scratches in the paint; the mirror is missing; there is some wear on the front panel
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz; "The Trail of the Invisible Light" by E.R.N. Grigg, M.D.
Research Facts
Mirror is missing; shutters used to block and direct x-rays; possibly made by Howdon Videx Products Corporation, Mount Vernon, New York, USA
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Technicolor Magi-Cartridge

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004026 a-b
Description
Super 8 film and box consisting of (a) plastic box with a flip-up lid; (b) super 8 film in a blue plastic cartridge; the cartridge is round at the top and squared at the bottom; the film within the cartridge is rolled in a continuous loop; there is a metal strip at the base.
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Accession Number
995004026 a-b
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
X-Ray Film
Cineradiography -- instrumentation
Description
Super 8 film and box consisting of (a) plastic box with a flip-up lid; (b) super 8 film in a blue plastic cartridge; the cartridge is round at the top and squared at the bottom; the film within the cartridge is rolled in a continuous loop; there is a metal strip at the base.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - film box - Size: Length 10.5 cm. x Width 11.7 cm. x Depth 4.7 cm.
b - super 8 film cartridge - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Width 11.1 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm.
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Popular Science Publishing Co. Inc.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver
plastic: burgundy; blue
film: dark grey
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Box reads, "Technicolor Contains One Technicolor Magi-Cartridge" and a paper label with, "X-Ray Motion Pics. Shoulder 118"; (b) film labelled, "Popular Science Publishing Co., Inc. Super 8 Film Loops 118 Distributed Exclusively by McIntyre Educational Materials Ltd. 3333 Metropolitan Blvd. E., Montreal 38, Que. ESF-33 X-Ray Motion Pictures Shoulder (Education Development Center) Black & White Approx. 4 Minutes"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-2
Condition Remarks
(a) plastic box was dusty and dirty; (b) cartridge is undamaged and the film within appears to be in good shape; labels on the outside of the cartridge are starting to peel off
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm
Research Facts
Very early cine -- one of the first; early 1960's
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thoriated filament valve; rectifier tube

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004027
Description
Small valve rectifier with a thoriated tungsten filament which consists of a cylindrical glass tube with cylindrical metal pieces inside; the bottom of the tube is capped with black plastic and has a metal screw attachment (similar to a light bulb); the top of the tube has a cylindrical metal rod c…
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Accession Number
995004027
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
Radiography -- instrumentation
MM= Radiography -- tube
Description
Small valve rectifier with a thoriated tungsten filament which consists of a cylindrical glass tube with cylindrical metal pieces inside; the bottom of the tube is capped with black plastic and has a metal screw attachment (similar to a light bulb); the top of the tube has a cylindrical metal rod coming out of it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Eureka
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Manufacturer's label at bottom reads, "Eureka EV 6-12 Thoriated Fil Valve 6.0 +- 0.3 V. Fil. Conn. 7.5 Amps. Nominal. 10.0-12.0 V. Fil. Conn. 40 Amps Nominal."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-9
Dimension Notes
Length: 29.0 cm. x Width: 6.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Rectifier was dirty and dusty; some scrape marks can be seen on the plastic at the bottom
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz; "The Trail of the Invisible Light" by E.R.N. Grigg, M.D.
Research Facts
Light radioactive source (thoriated)
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radiation survey meter

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Dates
1950
1980
circa 1950-1980
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004028
Description
Radiation survey meter which consists of a box-like central piece with a handle underneath and a cylindrical metal tube coming out horizontally from it; the tube is hollow and covered with clear plastic at the end; top of the box has two black plastic knobs which turn on the meter and set the level…
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Accession Number
995004028
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
Radiation Monitoring -- instrumentation
MM= Radiotherapy -- instrumentation
Description
Radiation survey meter which consists of a box-like central piece with a handle underneath and a cylindrical metal tube coming out horizontally from it; the tube is hollow and covered with clear plastic at the end; top of the box has two black plastic knobs which turn on the meter and set the level; the front of the box has a dial in MR/HR.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
Victoreen Instrument Co.
Site Made (City)
Cleveland
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1980
circa 1950-1980
Material
metal: grey
plastic: black; clear
Inscriptions
Manufacturer's label reads, "Model 740 Serial 348 The Victoreen Instrument Co. Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 28.8 cm. x Width: 21.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
The meter was dirty and dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz; "The Trail of the Invisible Light" by E.R.N. Grigg, M.D.
Research Facts
In working condition; would likely have been used to measure radioactive emissions from something, to check for contamination or to check for leaks in x-ray equipment
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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004030
Description
Transformer which consists of a central roll of copper wire with a plastic support and structure around it; around this is a square-shaped structure of laminated steel plates; there are several (7) wires with metal attachments on the ends coming out of the copper wire; the roll of copper wire has a…
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Accession Number
995004030
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
Radiography -- instrumentation
Description
Transformer which consists of a central roll of copper wire with a plastic support and structure around it; around this is a square-shaped structure of laminated steel plates; there are several (7) wires with metal attachments on the ends coming out of the copper wire; the roll of copper wire has a plasticized covering over it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray
Maker
Marschner
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Material
metal: grey; brown
plastic: beige
Inscriptions
Manufacturer's label reads, "Marschner KG-D-7209 Wehingen Typ 96/59 5313 120VA Prim. 120-220-280V 50/60 Hz Sek. 160 V A Ref. IPOD Isol.Kl. E."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 9.7 cm. x Width: 10.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Transformer was dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz
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Vidicon pickup tube

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
995004031 a-b
Description
Televisions camera tube which consists of a cylindrical glass tube with cylindrical metal pieces inside; the top of the tube is sealed with a piece of flat glass and is dark in colour; the bottom of the tube has a sealed glass piece surrounded by 8 small metal rods which lead inside to the cylindri…
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Accession Number
995004031 a-b
Collection
Queen's University School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
Radiography -- instrumentation
Television
Description
Televisions camera tube which consists of a cylindrical glass tube with cylindrical metal pieces inside; the top of the tube is sealed with a piece of flat glass and is dark in colour; the bottom of the tube has a sealed glass piece surrounded by 8 small metal rods which lead inside to the cylindrical metal section; there is a removable piece of black plastic which protects the top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - cardboard box - Size: Length 16.4 cm. x Width 3.1 cm.
b - T.V. camera tube - Size: Length 18.0 cm. x Width 12.2 cm. x Depth 4.2 cm.
Provenance
Queen's University School of X-Ray.
Maker
English Electric Valve Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Chelmsford
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black; blue
glass: clear
cardboard: beige
Inscriptions
(a) box top has a company logo and reads, "English ELectric Valve Company Ltd. Chelmsford England"; (b) manufacturer's label on tube has their logo and reads, "English Electric Valve Co. Ltd. Made in England"; a piece inside the tube is stamped "Y6786"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-11
Condition Remarks
(a) cardboard box has been taped with masking tape; some removal of tape has torn part of the box surface off; box and tube were very dusty; (b) tube appears to be unused
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Nancy Chisholm; Bernie Ziomkiewicz; "The Trail of the Invisible Light" by E.R.N. Grigg, M.D.
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