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advertising trade card

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Dates
1902
1910
circa 1902-1910
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001689
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne and the various cures (an album card, 11th of a series); front: chromolithograph of a woman and two young girls at their morning prayers; a cat plays on the floor; back: explanation of scene and ads for Dr. Jayne's products.
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Accession Number
996001689
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Small paper trade card for Dr. Jayne and the various cures (an album card, 11th of a series); front: chromolithograph of a woman and two young girls at their morning prayers; a cat plays on the floor; back: explanation of scene and ads for Dr. Jayne's products.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1902
1910
circa 1902-1910
Material
paper: blue; brown; red; green; yellow
Inscriptions
"THIS, the eleventh of our Album Card Series, realy needs no // supercription, for so well has the distinguished artist, Mr. R. // Epp, performed his work, no one can mistake the homely scene, - // "The Morning Prayer," // and but few, we presume, resist its humanizing influence. And now, permit us to call your attention to the fact, that for the past fifty-two // years, ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder D
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.6 cm. x Width: 8.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; front: some ink staining; three places where top paper "coat" has come off -- right edge, and two on the bottom half of the card
Copy Type
Original
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sheets of dental tin foil

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Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020328
Description
Booklet containing sheets of dental tin foil; square booklet contains white pages; cover, printed with orange ink, states product, manufacturer, number of sheets and thickness of foil; square sheets of tin foil interspersed throughout pages
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Accession Number
010020328
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Materials
Dentistry, Operative
Dental Caries
Description
Booklet containing sheets of dental tin foil; square booklet contains white pages; cover, printed with orange ink, states product, manufacturer, number of sheets and thickness of foil; square sheets of tin foil interspersed throughout pages
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
paper: white
ink: orange
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Printed on cover page: "4 // 25 SHEETS // EXTRA TOUGH // CHEMIC[Illeg.] PURE // TIN FOIL // THE S.S. WHITE // DENTAL MANUFACTURING CO. // X-58 MADE IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 22
Dimension Notes
Length 11.3 cm x Width 11.3 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Pages are dirty, worn; few sheets of foil remain; foil that remains is disintegrating; 1.5 cm hole in front centre of front page
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
“S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-G”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1915, p.14
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; tin foil was used as a filling material for cavities; it was well-regarded for its easy working, compatibility, and preservative quality
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dental casting outfit

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020336 a-g
Description
Dental casting and swaging outfit; rectangular brown paper box (b) and lid (a); lid states manufacturing and product information, printed with brown ink; two half-pound green-enamelled silver metal rectangular boxes (c, d) of Melotte Moldine; product information printed with black enamel on sides a…
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Accession Number
010020336 a-g
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Prosthesis
Denture, Complete
Denture, Partial
Dental Restoration, Permanent
MM= Dental Casting Technic -- casting appliance
Description
Dental casting and swaging outfit; rectangular brown paper box (b) and lid (a); lid states manufacturing and product information, printed with brown ink; two half-pound green-enamelled silver metal rectangular boxes (c, d) of Melotte Moldine; product information printed with black enamel on sides and lids; brown metal cylindrical swager (e), rounded at top and slightly indented at bottom; brown rubber ring (f); cylindrical brown metal stamp (g) with flat bottom and imprint of the top of a molar at top
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box lid - Size: Length 12.2 cm x Width 9.5 cm x Depth 7.4 cm
b - box - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Width 9.2 cm x Depth 7.4 cm
c - moldine box - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 5.3 cm
d - moldine box - Size: Length 6.6 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 5.3 cm
e - swager - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
f - ring - Size: Length 3.4 cm x Width 3.0 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
g - stamp - Size: Length 2.9 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: brown, silver
enamel: green, black
rubber: brown
paper: brown
ink: brown
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on top: "MELOTTE // Registered in // MOLDINE OUTFIT // U.S. Patent Office // FOR CROWN AND COUNTER DIES // To soften Moldine, moisten with Glycerin // THE S.S. WHITE DENTAL MANUFACTURING CO. // Made in United States of America"; printed on sides: "Melotte // Moldine // Outfit // Moldine // Melotte // Fusible Metal // Rubber Ring // Ladle No. 8"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Condition Remarks
Box and lid (a, b) very faded, worn, dirty; bottom of box very fragile, half missing; metal on Moldine boxes (c, d) rusty; (c) is dented, with small hole at bottom; (d) is in poor condition, severely corroded with large part of one side missing; metal tarnished on (e, g); rubber ring (f) is hardened into oval shape, but slightly malleable
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
“S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-G”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1915, p. 68-73; “S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-L”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1914, p. 21; American Journal of Dental Science, Vol. 22, No. 1, May 1888
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; Melotte Moldine was used to take impressions of teeth or roots, so a metal crown or bridge could be made; this outfit does not include what is listed on the box, but includes other items; missing are a ladle and cubes of fusible metal; an 1888 advertisement states the complete outfit includes an impression cup, rubber ring, fusible metal as well as the moldine
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dental shade guide

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Dates
1915
1930
circa 1915-1930
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020338 a-c
Description
Dental shade guide consisting of silver metal dome-shaped cover (a) that slighty tapers at top; brown wooden holder (b), painted black; round holder slightly tapers at top; 26 holes around edge with engraved letters of the alphabet beside them; holes are filled with porcelain teeth ranging from whi…
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Accession Number
010020338 a-c
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Restoration
Dental Prosthesis
Dental Equipment
MM= Dental Casting Technic -- colour guide
Description
Dental shade guide consisting of silver metal dome-shaped cover (a) that slighty tapers at top; brown wooden holder (b), painted black; round holder slightly tapers at top; 26 holes around edge with engraved letters of the alphabet beside them; holes are filled with porcelain teeth ranging from white to beige; teeth are embossed with letters; removable wooden knob (c) in middle with round, bulbous end
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - cover - Size: Depth 5.3 cm x Diam. 9.3 cm
b - holder - Size: Length 9.3 cm x Diam. 3.7 cm
c - knob - Size: Length 3.0 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1915
1930
circa 1915-1930
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: silver
wood: brown
paint: black
porcelain: white, beige
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved at top: "UNIS // R.P. // PARIS // FRANCE // 66"; (b) printed on edge: "SSW"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Condition Remarks
Metal inside cover (a) is tarnished; paint on wooden holder (b) faded, especially at edges; paint peeling, mostly gone from top of knob (c); teeth for letters B and O are missing
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Ralph Crawford; “S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-G”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1915, p.91-92
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by Dr. Graham Pettapiece from Victoria, British Columbia; it is described as a 'Hound's Tooth' shade guide; the holder is made by S.S. White, the cover is perhaps from another object; this guide would be used with a porcelain kit to create inlays and crown and bridge work; the dentist would hold up the shade models beside the tooth in the mouth until the closest matching colour was found
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dental porte-polisher

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Dates
1912
1920
circa 1912-1920
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020355 a-b
Description
Silver metal porte-polisher; cylindrical handle (a) with flat end; three ridges near top for grip, opening at top; tip (b) with ridges at bottom to screw into handle; bends at a slight angle; perpendicular hollow cylinder at top for orangewood point.
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Accession Number
010020355 a-b
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dentistry
Dental Equipment
MM= Dental Prophylaxis -- polisher
Description
Silver metal porte-polisher; cylindrical handle (a) with flat end; three ridges near top for grip, opening at top; tip (b) with ridges at bottom to screw into handle; bends at a slight angle; perpendicular hollow cylinder at top for orangewood point.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 11.1 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
b - tip - Size: Length 6.3 cm x Width 1.3 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1912
1920
circa 1912-1920
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved on handle: "SSW // PATENT // SEP.24, 1912 // MADE IN U.S. OF A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Condition Remarks
Plating rubbed off handle, especially at top
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
“S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-F”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1916, p. 50 (Contra-Angle Porte-Polisher)
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this contra-angle porte-polisher would be used with orangewood points to polish different teeth
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Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020356
Description
Silver metal tooth forceps; one handle curves inward then flares out at end; the other with a more pronounced curve at end; both with rounded ends and cross-pattern etching in the middle for grip; handles are hinged together at top; tips curve upward and to one side; tips have matching pointed ends…
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Accession Number
010020356
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Tooth Extraction -- forceps
Description
Silver metal tooth forceps; one handle curves inward then flares out at end; the other with a more pronounced curve at end; both with rounded ends and cross-pattern etching in the middle for grip; handles are hinged together at top; tips curve upward and to one side; tips have matching pointed ends with slight depressions on the inside
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on handle: "SSW // 28 R"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 16.9 cm x Width 4.9 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Plating gone inside tips; metal slightly tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
“S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-D”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1916, p. 10 (similar to model #15)
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; these forceps are most likely to be used on lower molars
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Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020357
Description
Silver metal tooth forceps; handles curve inward at ends, with rounded ends and cross-pattern etching in the middle for grip; handles are hinged together at top; tips curve upward at a 45-degree angle, then straighten out; tips have long, pointed ends with slight depressions on the inside
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Accession Number
010020357
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Instruments
Dentistry
MM= Tooth Extraction -- forceps
Description
Silver metal tooth forceps; handles curve inward at ends, with rounded ends and cross-pattern etching in the middle for grip; handles are hinged together at top; tips curve upward at a 45-degree angle, then straighten out; tips have long, pointed ends with slight depressions on the inside
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on handle: "SSW // 32"; hand-engraved on handle: "CL. dent."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 19.0 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Plating gone inside tips
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
“S.S. White Dental Catalog, Catalog-D”, S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co., 1916, p. 5 (#32)
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; these are specifically called alveolar forceps
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dental articulator

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Dates
1917
1925
1917-1925
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020381
Description
Yellow metal dental articulator; rectangular base with round mounting plate in centre; rectangular piece rises from back of base; piece of metal curves backward from top of rectangle; triangular top piece hinged to curved piece, sits parallel to base; cylinder comes down from tip, touches v-shaped …
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Accession Number
010020381
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Impression Technic
Dental Articulators
Denture, Complete
Dental Instruments
Description
Yellow metal dental articulator; rectangular base with round mounting plate in centre; rectangular piece rises from back of base; piece of metal curves backward from top of rectangle; triangular top piece hinged to curved piece, sits parallel to base; cylinder comes down from tip, touches v-shaped stand on base
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1917
1925
1917-1925
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
Engraved at top: "AUTOMATIC // ANATOMIC // ARTICULATOR // HALL // PAT'D JUNE 20. 1916 // " MARCH 17. 1917 // " APRIL 10. 1917 // OTHER PATENTS PENDING"; engraved at bottom: "SSW"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 16.8 cm x Width 14.4 cm x Depth 8.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Metal is tarnished; green and white remnants, especially on mounting plate
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Ralph Crawford
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by Dr. Ralph Crawford from Winnipeg, Manitoba; the articulator was designed by Rupert E. Hall
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dental articulator

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Dates
1919
1929
1919-1929
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020382 a-h
Description
Grey metal dental articulator (a); T-shaped base with round mounting plate in centre; two cylinders with circles on top rise from back ends; rectangular cut-outs in circles; cylinders sit in rectangular cut-outs on base, allowing them to be adjustable; rectangular top piece attached to perpendicula…
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Accession Number
010020382 a-h
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Dental Impression Technic
Dental Articulators
Denture, Complete
Dental Instruments
Description
Grey metal dental articulator (a); T-shaped base with round mounting plate in centre; two cylinders with circles on top rise from back ends; rectangular cut-outs in circles; cylinders sit in rectangular cut-outs on base, allowing them to be adjustable; rectangular top piece attached to perpendicular cylinder, which rests in circles on top of cylinders at side; various screws allow top piece to be adjustable; round mounting plate (b) attaches to top piece with screw (h); centering plate (c) screws into top piece; v-shaped rest (d) attaches to front tip via screw (e); pointed cylinder (f) attaches to front tip via screw at side (g)
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - articulator - Size: Length 18.4 cm x Width 15.3 cm x Depth 12.4 cm
b - mounting plate - Size: Length 7.6 cm x Width 5.8 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
c - centering plate - Size: Length 8.3 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
d - stand - Size: Length 4.2 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
e - screw - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
f - point - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
g - screw - Size: Length 1.8 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
h - screw - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
S.S. White Dental Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1919
1929
1919-1929
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
metal: grey, brown
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved at top: "WADSWORTH // ARTICULATOR // PATENTED // OCT-28-1919 // SSW // MADE IN UNITED // STATES OF AMERICA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Condition Remarks
Two springs at back are rusted; plaster remnants on mounting plates
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"The History of Articulators, Part IV", Edgar N. Starcke, The Journal of Prosthodontics, Vol. 21, No. 1, March 2003, p. 53-54
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by Dr. Ralph Crawford from Winnipeg, Manitoba; this articulator was designed by Frank M. Wadsworth, who filed for patent in 1916; this articulator features a centering plate for projecting the occlusal curves, a curved condylar path, and an intercondylar distance-adjustment mechanism, known as the "Wadsworth triangle"
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antitoxin syringe

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Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with c…
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Accession Number
010020388 a-e
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Drug Therapy
Antitoxins
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Antitoxin syringe in case with Luer Lok needles; silver metal oval case (a) with locking clasp closure; manufacturing information engraved on top; metal inserts inside to hold syringe; silver metal syringe (b) consists of central hollow cylindrical barrel with oval openings at sides, covered with clear glass; cylindrical plunger with grey rubber tip inside barrel; end tapers to small hole; top of barrel has two finger grips coming out at sides; round hollow circle at top acts as thumb grip to push plunger into barrel; needle (c) with round end covered in black rubber; needle (d) with round end; holder without needle (e) with black rubber end
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 15.3 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
b - syringe - Size: Length 14.3 cm x Width 5.3 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
c - needle - Size: Length 5.5 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
d - needle - Size: Length 4.1 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
e - end - Size: Length 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
H. K. Mulford Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1929
1900-1929
Date Remarks
Based on company history
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black, grey
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved on case: "IMPROVED ANTITOXIN SYRINGE // H. K. MULFORD COMPANY, // PHILADELPHIA. CHICAGO."; engraved on side: "PAT APLDFOR"; (b) engraved on syringe: "H. K. MULFORD Co. // PHILA. CHICAGO"; (d) engraved on side: "27"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Condition Remarks
Metal tarnished on case (a) and syringe (b); rubber deteriorating inside syringe, on needle (c) and end (e)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality", Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. (similar to model #B/-9347); "History of Drug Containers and their Labels", George Griffenhagen et al., 1999, p. 88
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; the H. K. Mulford Co. was established in Philadelphia in 1891, and was taken over by Sharpe & Dohme in 1929
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