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McLean's obstetrical forceps

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1985.10.1
Description
Long obstetrical forceps with solid metal blades, straight overlapping shanks, English lock, Simpson handles with gripping grooves made of bakelite; outer blades polished, inside ground smooth.
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Accession Number
1985.10.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Obstetrical Forceps
Extraction, Obstetrical -- instrumentation
MM= Delivery -- obstetrical forceps
Description
Long obstetrical forceps with solid metal blades, straight overlapping shanks, English lock, Simpson handles with gripping grooves made of bakelite; outer blades polished, inside ground smooth.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Maker
Tiemann & Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: grey
plastic: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-3
Dimension Notes
Length 38.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some corrosion on blades.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See also 1972.18.2 for similar forceps; CD #UHN
Research Facts
These might have been the obstetrical forceps used by Dr. John Nash of Newmarket, practised 1850-92, and presented to the Academy of Medicine in 1937 by Mrs. Lester Norton, which have not been identified.
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pediatric weight scale

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1985.12.1
Description
Cream-painted baby weighing pan and base, sliding weights plus additional 18-lb. weight; capacity 36 lb.; inset information chart for height / weight of boys and girls; calibrated in pounds and ounces.
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Accession Number
1985.12.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Infant Care
Weights and Measures
Body Weight -- instrumentation
Pediatrics -- instrumentation
Description
Cream-painted baby weighing pan and base, sliding weights plus additional 18-lb. weight; capacity 36 lb.; inset information chart for height / weight of boys and girls; calibrated in pounds and ounces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. T. Jacobsen of Toronto; used by his father, Dr. John R. Jacobsen.
Maker
Continental Scale Works
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Material
metal: cream; white; brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-B2-4
Dimension Notes
Length 47.5 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 26.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: slightly dirty overall; some yellowing of paint; minor losses and abrasions to paint overall; metal has some minor corrosion, oily accretions; card is yellowed and dirty; dark stain in card at upper right corner.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
For history of practice of weighing babies, see "History of the Care & Feeding of the Premature Infant," by T. Cone, 1985
Research Facts
Used by donor's father, Dr. John R. Jacobsen, who practised from the 1930s to the 1970s; Dr. Jacobsen graduated from University of Toronto and had a large obstetrical practice, office, and small operating room in his house at 144 Hilton Ave., Toronto; he died in 1985 at the age of 74.
Exhibit History
McCord Museum in Montreal ("Growing Up in Montreal") from 26 Aug. 2004 to 22 June 2007; L-2004.3.
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instrument tray

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1985.12.3
Description
An enamel oblong tray with raised sides and a lid used for storing catheters and other instruments; four moulded, raised parts in box to support instruments.
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Accession Number
1985.12.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Asepsis
Description
An enamel oblong tray with raised sides and a lid used for storing catheters and other instruments; four moulded, raised parts in box to support instruments.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. T. Jacobsen of Toronto; used by his father, Dr. John R. Jacobsen.
Maker
Hygienic
Site Made (Country)
Czechoslovakia
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Material
enamel: white; blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-5
Dimension Notes
Length 33.0 cm x WIdth 10.0 cm x Depth 6.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Enamel chipped off parts of lid.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
J.F. Hartz Ltd. catalogue, 1950, p. 63 (item # A2082); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Used by donor's father, Dr. John R. Jacobsen, who practised from the 1930s to the 1970s; Dr. Jacobsen graduated from U of T and had a large obstetrical practice, office, and small operating room in his house at 144 Hilton Ave., Toronto; he died in 1985 at the age of 74.
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instrument tray

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1985.12.4
Description
An enamel oblong tray with raised sides and a lid used for storing catheters and other instruments; two moulded, raised parts in box to support instruments.
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Accession Number
1985.12.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Asepsis
Description
An enamel oblong tray with raised sides and a lid used for storing catheters and other instruments; two moulded, raised parts in box to support instruments.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. T. Jacobsen of Toronto; used by his father, Dr. John R. Jacobsen.
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Material
enamel: white; blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-5
Dimension Notes
Length 22.5 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
J.F. Hartz Ltd. catalogue, 1950, p. 63 (item # A2082); CD #UHN
Research Facts
This tray is of heavier construction than 1985.12.3; used by donor's father, Dr. John R. Jacobsen, who practised from the 1930s to the 1970s; Dr. Jacobsen graduated from U of T and had a large obstetrical practice, office, and small operating room in his house at 144 Hilton Ave., Toronto; he died in 1985 at the age of 74.
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1985.23.2
Description
A cream-coloured card with cut-out circles around three edges and various scales printed on it.
Accession Number
1985.23.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Weights and Measures
Description
A cream-coloured card with cut-out circles around three edges and various scales printed on it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
cardboard: cream
Inscriptions
Various scales printed around the edges; in the centre is printed: "AMERICAN SURGICAL TRADE ASSOCIATION // STANDARD METRIC CATHETER SCALE. // 1 Meter (M) = 10 decim's = 100 cemtim's (c.m.) = 1000 millim's (m.m.) // 1 M = 1.09 yds. = 3.28 feet = 39.37 in.; 1 c.m. = .3937 in.; 1 m.m. = .03937 in. // . . . [and so on, giving equivalents of many different metric measures]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm x Width 8.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Sanborn viso cardiette

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1985.24.1
Description
A wooden box with a metal label affixed contains the apparatus; a textile (leather?) cover contains the leads in its side pockets; a roll of ECG recording paper is in place inside the apparatus.
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Accession Number
1985.24.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Electrocardiography, instrumentation
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
A wooden box with a metal label affixed contains the apparatus; a textile (leather?) cover contains the leads in its side pockets; a roll of ECG recording paper is in place inside the apparatus.
Part Names
box - Size: Length 38.0 cm x Width 21.5 cm x Depth 29.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; Dr. Irwin Hilliard of Scarborough, Ont.
Maker
Sanborn Company
Site Made (City)
Waltham
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver; black
plastic: black
leather(?): brown
Paper
Inscriptions
Printed on metal label: "Made for Dr. Irwin Hilliard by Sanborn® Company Waltham Mass. U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-J1-1
Condition Remarks
#2: Leather case is deteriorating badly.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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C-MOS pacemaker

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007083
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with translucent yellow plastic attachment to top (with insert for wire to one end of attachment); maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface
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Accession Number
994007083
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with translucent yellow plastic
attachment to top (with insert for wire to one end of attachment); maker mark, name and
info engraved to front surface
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Intermedics
Site Made (City)
Freeport
Site Made (State)
Texas
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
plastic: yellow
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved to front surface: InterLith - RP // Rate Programmable // c-mos Model 251-02 //
Intermedics Inc. // FREEPORT, TEXAS // VVI
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.0 cm. x Width: 4.7 cm. x Depth: 1.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; smudges and grime to surface
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #3
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Multicor gamma pacemaker

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Dates
Jul-80
circa July 1980
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007084
Description
Internal pacemaker; oval shape; stainless steel; translucent yellow attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker name and information imprinted to front surface
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Accession Number
994007084
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; oval shape; stainless steel; translucent yellow
attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker
name and information imprinted to front surface
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
cordis
Site Made (City)
Miami
Site Made (State)
Florida
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
Jul-80
circa July 1980
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
plastic: yellow
Inscriptions
Imprinted to front surface: "Multicor (gamma) // VVI / VVT / VOO // MultiProgrammable
// SN337A-11593 // cordis (R) // Miami, Fla U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.8 cm. x Width: 4.8 cm. x Depth: 0.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #6
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Multicor gamma pacemaker

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007085
Description
Internal pacemaker; oval shape; stainless steel; translucent yellow attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker name and information imprinted to front surface; previous # sticker to front
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Accession Number
994007085
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; oval shape; stainless steel; translucent yellow
attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker
name and information imprinted to front surface; previous # sticker to front
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
cordis
Site Made (City)
Miami
Site Made (State)
Florida
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
plastic: yellow
Inscriptions
Imprinted to front surface: "Multicor (gamma) // VVI / VVT / VOO // Unipolar // Multi-Programmable // SN337A-15336 // cordis (R) // Miami, Fla U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.8 cm. x Width: 4.8 cm. x Depth: 0.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #4
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Multicor gamma pacemaker

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007086
Description
Internal pacemaker; oval shape; stainless steel; translucent yellow attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker name and information imprinted to front surface
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Accession Number
994007086
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; oval shape; stainless steel; translucent yellow
attachment to top; with insert for wire to one end of attachment; maker
name and information imprinted to front surface
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
cordis
Site Made (City)
Miami
Site Made (State)
Florida
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
plastic: yellow
Inscriptions
Imprinted to front surface: "Multicor (gamma) // VVI / VVT / VOO // Unipolar // Multi-Programmable // SN337A-3118 // cordis (R) // Miami, Fla U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.8 cm. x Width: 4.8 cm. x Depth: 0.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #6
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