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Dates
1939
1945
circa 1939-1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
1981.28.1 a-aq
Description
An oak case (aq) containing a sling hygrometer (a) with its leather case (b); directions for the hygrometer wicks (c); replacement wicks in plastic boxes (d,e); 12 thermometers with their cardboard cylinders: Kata, mean 36.5, F. 451, No. 2904 (f,g); Kata, mean 36.5, F. 461, No. 3443 (h,i); Kata, 44…
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Accession Number
1981.28.1 a-aq
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Environmental Monitoring
Humidity
Description
An oak case (aq) containing a sling hygrometer (a) with its leather case (b); directions for the hygrometer wicks (c); replacement wicks in plastic boxes (d,e); 12 thermometers with their cardboard cylinders: Kata, mean 36.5, F. 451, No. 2904 (f,g); Kata, mean 36.5, F. 461, No. 3443 (h,i); Kata, 44-28 cm, No. 517 (j,k); Kata, 44-28 cm, No. 516 (l,m); Kata, 150-145 F, F. 665, No. 1538 (n,o); Kata, 150-145 F, F. 645, No. 1537 (p,q); Kata, 130-125 F, F. 467, No. 1334 (r,s); mercury thermometer, 150-30, 4 1/2 immersion enclosed in brass, N. 27040 (t,u); mercury thermometer 40-60F, No. 47213 (v,w); mercury thermometer 150-50C, No. 12145 (x,y); mercury thermometer 150-50C, No. 12179 (z,aa); mercury thermometer 120-6F, No. 19285 (ab); mercury thermometer 120-6F, No. 192?? (ac); remaining items are: a brass ball with three suspension loops (ad); two screw clamps (ae,af); three extension rods (ag-ai); a thermos bottle (aj); a length of cord (ak); a strip of Plexiglas (al); unknown item (am); wooden storage tray fitting into the main case (an); two wooden lids (ao,ap).
Number Of Parts
43
Part Names
a - hygrometer - Size: Length 21.0 cm
b - case for hygrometer
c - directions
d - wick
e - wick
f - thermometer - Size: Length 22.5 cm
g - cylinder for thermometer
h - thermometer - Size: Length 22.5 cm
i - cylinder for thermometer
j - thermometer - Size: Length 22.0 cm
k - cylinder for thermometer
l - thermometer - Size: Length 22.0 cm
m - cylinder for thermometer
n - thermometer - Size: Length 22.5 cm
o - cylinder for thermometer
p - thermometer - Size: Length 22.5 cm
q - cylinder for thermometer
r - thermometer - Size: Length 22.0 cm
s - cylinder for thermometer
t - thermometer - Size: Length 36.0 cm
u - cylinder for thermometer
v - thermometer - Size: Length 18.0 cm
w - cylinder for thermometer
x - thermometer - Size: Length 16.7 cm
y - cylinder for thermometer
z - thermometer - Size: Length 16.7 cm
aa - cylinder for thermometer
ab - thermometer - Size: Length 38.0 cm
ac - thermometer - Size: Length 39.5 cm
ad - brass ball
ae - screw clamp - Size: Length 11.5 cm
af - screw clamp - Size: Length 14.0 cm
ag - extension rod - Size: Length 44.0 cm
ah - extension rod - Size: Length 43.0 cm
ai - extension rod - Size: Length 42.0 cm
aj - thermos - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Diam. 6.5 cm
ak - cord - Size: Length 2.6 m
al - plastic strip - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 1.0 cm
an - storage tray - Size: Length 45.5 cm x Width 20.2 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
ao - lid - Size: Length 25.4 cm x Width 8.8 cm
ap - lid - SIze: Length 25.4 cm x Width 8.0 cm
aq - case - Size: Length 48.0 cm x Width 24.5 cm x Depth 22.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine: source: Dr. J.W. Scott of U of T Dept. of Physiology.
Maker
S.A.F. Hoffman-LaRoche & Co.
Site Made (Country)
Switzerland
Dates
1939
1945
circa 1939-1945
Material
wood: brown
plastic: clear
glass: clear
metal: silver; yellow
paint: black
cardboard: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-C1-2
Condition Remarks
Leather carrying strap is broken.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Used on the cruiser "Devonshire" on its voyage to Australia.
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hypodermic tablets vial

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Accession Number
1981.30.1
Description
A glass vial originally containing cocaine hydrochloride tablets 1 1/8 grains; cork closure; two paper labels; control #1503; vial is empty.
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Accession Number
1981.30.1
MeSH Heading
Pain -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- narcotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
A glass vial originally containing cocaine hydrochloride tablets 1 1/8 grains; cork closure; two paper labels; control #1503; vial is empty.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
J. F. Hartz Co.
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
glass: clear
paper: off-white
ink: blue; red
cork: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row B Box 1
Temporary Location
On exhibit “The Century: Medical Innovations of the 1800s” at Museum of Health Care, 25 June 2017.
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morphine sulphate hypodermic tablets vial

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Accession Number
1981.30.2
Description
A glass vial containing morphine sulphate tablets 1/4 grain; paper label; cork stopper; Lot no. C 212 D; Note: poison.
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Accession Number
1981.30.2
MeSH Heading
Pain -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- narcotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- vial
Description
A glass vial containing morphine sulphate tablets 1/4 grain; paper label; cork stopper; Lot no. C 212 D; Note: poison.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Park, Davis & Co. Ltd.
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
glass: amber
paper: light yellow
ink: red
cork: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row B Box 1
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Stille bone chisel

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
1981.30.3
Description
Chrome-plated bone chisel resembling a spike, with a knob at the larger end and tapering to a flat cutting edge; size 12.
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Accession Number
1981.30.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- chisel and gouge
Description
Chrome-plated bone chisel resembling a spike, with a knob at the larger end and tapering to a flat cutting edge; size 12.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Walter Percival of Windsor, Ont.
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
A monogram consisting of a "J" and "S" superimposed is stamped into the instrument.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-12
Dimension Notes
Length 17.0 cm x WIdth 1.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Gallaher bone rasp

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
1981.30.4
Description
Chrome-plated rasp has a handle with a finger ring which tapers to a smaller shank, followed by an even smaller cylindrical rasp.
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Accession Number
1981.30.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- raspatory
Description
Chrome-plated rasp has a handle with a finger ring which tapers to a smaller shank, followed by an even smaller cylindrical rasp.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Walter Percival of Windsor, Ont.
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-12
Dimension Notes
Length 17.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Nalco health lamp; box

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1981.30.5
Description
An incandescent light bulb, 260 Watts, 120 Volts, in original cardboard container.
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Accession Number
1981.30.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Physical Therapy
Lighting
MM= Household Articles -- light bulb
MM= Illuminator
Description
An incandescent light bulb, 260 Watts, 120 Volts, in original cardboard container.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Walter Percival of Windsor, Ont.
Maker
North American Electric Lamp Co.
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
cardboard: brown; yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on box: "NALCO // LAMPS // 260 WATT // G-25 // NORTH AMERICAN ELECTRIC LAMP CO. // ST. LOUIS, MO."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Psychiatry
Accession Number
1981.31.5
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Accession Number
1981.31.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Psychiatry
MeSH Heading
Electric Stimulation Therapy
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-2
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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liver extract vials

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Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Accession Number
1982.10.1K a-k
Description
A cardboard box containing 10 vials of liver extract; vials have cork stoppers and paper labels; paper label on box.
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Accession Number
1982.10.1K a-k
MeSH Heading
Food, Fortified
Liver Extracts
Anemia, Pernicious
Description
A cardboard box containing 10 vials of liver extract; vials have cork stoppers and paper labels; paper label on box.
Number Of Parts
11
Maker
Connaught Laboratories, U of T
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
cardboard: white
paper: yellow; beige
ink: red; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row B
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liver extract vials

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Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Accession Number
1982.10.1V a-k
Description
A cardboard box containing 10 vials of liver extract; vials have cork stoppers and paper labels; paper label on box.
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Accession Number
1982.10.1V a-k
MeSH Heading
Food, Fortified
Liver Extracts
Anemia, Pernicious
Description
A cardboard box containing 10 vials of liver extract; vials have cork stoppers and paper labels; paper label on box.
Number Of Parts
11
Maker
Connaught Laboratories, U of T
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
cardboard: white
paper: yellow; beige
ink: red; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-4 Row B
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clip-on electrocardiogram electrode

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1982.13.4
Description
A black plastic-covered wire ending in a white plastic spring clip, at one end, and an electrode at the other; plastic envelope; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1982.13.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Electrocardiography, instrumentation
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
A black plastic-covered wire ending in a white plastic spring clip, at one end, and an electrode at the other; plastic envelope; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Maker
Grass Instrument Co.
Site Made (City)
Quincy
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
plastic: black; white; clear
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on plastic envelope: "GRASS INSTRUMENT CO. // 101 OLD COLONY AVE., QUINCY, MASS., U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-8
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 22.5 cm
Condition Remarks
New.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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