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electroencephalograph

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10679
Dates
1974
1995
circa 1974-1995
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
Accession Number
004009001 a-n
Description
Portable mobile stainless steel electroencephalograph machine model MEB-INT with large rubber wheels; capable of taking sixteen measurements at once and has a faceplate with mulitple colour coded tiny buttons and dials in rows for each measurement; table-top section beneath the faceplate acts as a …
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Accession Number
004009001 a-n
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
MeSH Heading
Electroencephalography
Neurology -- instrumentation
Description
Portable mobile stainless steel electroencephalograph machine model MEB-INT with large rubber wheels; capable of taking sixteen measurements at once and has a faceplate with mulitple colour coded tiny buttons and dials in rows for each measurement; table-top section beneath the faceplate acts as a printer, pulling paper from a compartment beneath and sending it through a series of recording needles which record the brain waves; metal attachable (b) which hangs off the left side and catches the printed chart paper; sitting inside the tray is a stack of used paper (c); box full of unused paper in the compartment (d); metal plate (e) which covers the ink cartridges which is currently unattached; five electrodes (f-j) (three orange, one black, and one gray), and two portable electrode boards (k-l), which appear to be later than the rest of the machine; the boards are plastic boxes with gray cords; thin yellow plastic pen or pointer like device (m) and a grey printer cable (n) that plugs into INPUT socket on side of machine.
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - electroencephalograph
b - tray
c - used paper
d - unused paper in box
e - plate (ink cover)
f - electrode
g - electrode
h - electrode
i - electrode
j - electrode
k - electrode board
l - electrode board
m - yellow pointer
n - printer cable
Provenance
Owned and used at the Kingston Penitentiary Hospital; it was transferred to the Penitentiary Museum in November 2000 after it was deemed obsolete.
Maker
Grass Instruments Co.
Site Made (City)
Quincy
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1974
1995
circa 1974-1995
Date Remarks
The date "March 1974" is stamped on a plate on the side; the electrodes are from the 1990s, there are dates on them; the boards appear to be later as well.
Material
metal: silver; green
plastic: white; blue; orange; yellow; black; silver; yellow
rubber: orange; black; gray
paper: white
Inscriptions
"GRASS ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPH MODEL 8-16" on the front of the face along with various dial and button information and safety information; "March 1974" stamped on a plate on the left side; the electrodes have dates on them, they are either Sept 1991 or May 1994; the mini-electrode boards have "MINI ELECTRODE BOARD // GRASS INST. CO // QUINCY MASS. U.S.A. // MODEL // MEB-INT" on them
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1 - Floor
Dimension Notes
a - Length 76.0 cm x Width 65.5 cm x Depth 117.0 cm
b - Length 38.5 cm x Width 31.0 cm x Depth 25.7 cm
c - Length 36.0 cm x Width 30 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
d - Length 38.0 cm x Width 32.0 cm x Depth 10.0 cm
e - Length 41.0 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
f - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
g - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
h - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
i - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
j - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
k - Length 57.0 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
l - Length 57.0 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
m - Length 11.2 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
n - Length 435.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The ink from the printer has leaked and run over parts of the machine body and face; there is some staining; the tray is badly deformed and will not securely attached; there is a plastic hinged plate which covers the pens on the machine that is coming off because the hinge is bent out of shape.
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Internet: "The Bakken Library and Museum"
Exhibit History
On exhibit at Musée de la civilisation de Québec 13 March 2017 - 30 March 2018
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examination table

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11273
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
999011001
Description
A wooden examination table; painted white; adjustable; the surface is made of greenish leather and is in three pieces; has flared base acting as a step stool; it appears that the table is meant to be adjustable at one end to allow it to dip to the floor on that end while the other remains stationar…
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Accession Number
999011001
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Physical Examination
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, medical
Description
A wooden examination table; painted white; adjustable; the surface is made of greenish leather and is in three pieces; has flared base acting as a step stool; it appears that the table is meant to be adjustable at one end to allow it to dip to the floor on that end while the other remains stationary (but the table is too fragile to attempt); there are four screws sticking out of one side of the table that appear modern.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Penitentiary Hospital in the 1930's.
Maker
Military Hospitals Commission Industries
Site Made (City)
Guelph
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Date Remarks
The donor says it was made in the 1930s.
Material
wood: white
leather: green
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-Floor
Dimension Notes
Length 193.0 cm x Width 74.5 cm x Depth 80.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The leather is very brittle and the paint is chipping off of the wood.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dave St. Onge; CD #2
Research Facts
The donor extrapolated the maker and date information from a similar table at the Correctional Services of Canada Museum; the table is somewhat inaccessible at the time of accessioning, it should be further evaluated at a later time.
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constitution booklet

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15063
Dates
1928
Collection
Bruce Graham Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Items
Accession Number
013005001
Description
Small paper constitution booklet for Kingston General Hospital Training School for Nurses Alumnae Association; tan paper cover with one sheet of information folded in half and bound by two staples; printed in black ink and cream paper.
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Accession Number
013005001
Collection
Bruce Graham Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Items
MeSH Heading
Nursing
Description
Small paper constitution booklet for Kingston General Hospital Training School for Nurses Alumnae Association; tan paper cover with one sheet of information folded in half and bound by two staples; printed in black ink and cream paper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Bruce Graham.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital Training School for Nurses
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1928
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream, tan
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "ALUMNAE // ASSOCIATION // Kingston General Hospital // Training School for Nurses // KINGSTON, ON. // 1928"; on the inside: "REVISED DRAFT OF CONSTITUTION // ARTICLE I. // Name // ARTICLE II. // Object // ARTICLE III. // Officers"; "BY-LAWS // ARTICLE I. // Election of Officers // ARTICLE II. // Duties of Officers // ARTICLE III. // Members"; "ARTICLE IV. // Honorary Members // ARTICLE V. // Life Members // ARTICLE VI. // ARTICLE VII. // Quorum"; "ARTICLE VIII. // Fees and Dues // ARTICLE IX. // Amendments // ARTICLE X. // Order of Business"; on the back: "THE JACKSON PRESS."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 13 b
Length
14.2 cm
Width
9.3 cm
Depth
0.03 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Darkened around the edges, showing signs of aging; top-left corner is slightly bent
Copy Type
original
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certificate for surgical lectures

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Dates
1902
Collection
Bruce Graham Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Accession Number
013005002
Description
Two-sided Queen's University certificate for surgical lectures card for Mr. J. L. Kane for Clinical Surgery; reverse side reaffirms that the person receiving the card has passed the examination on the given subject; a blank space is left for the receiver's name and another blank space for the regis…
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Accession Number
013005002
Collection
Bruce Graham Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
MeSH Heading
Surgery
Education, Medical
Description
Two-sided Queen's University certificate for surgical lectures card for Mr. J. L. Kane for Clinical Surgery; reverse side reaffirms that the person receiving the card has passed the examination on the given subject; a blank space is left for the receiver's name and another blank space for the registrar's signature.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Bruce Graham.
Maker
Queen's University
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1902
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "Queen's University. // KINGSTON, CANADA. // Mr. J. L. Kane // attended 75 per cent. of the 100 Lectures on // Clinical Surgery // during the Session 1901-2 // W. J. [Anyhn?] // Professor."; on the back: Mr. [blank space] // passed the University Examination on the subject // named on the other side. // [blank space] // Registrar."; in the drawing of a shield the Latin words: "SAPIENTIA ET DOCTRINA STABILITAS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 13 b
Length
9.3 cm
Width
13.4 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Corners are slightly worn
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
https://www.queensu.ca/encyclopedia/m/mottos
Research Facts
Queen's motto is 'Sapientia et Doctrina Stabilitas', generally translated from the Latin as "Wisdom and knowledge shall be the stability of thy times." The phrase is adapted from Isaiah XXXIII.6 and has been in use since the 1850s.
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