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physician's bag

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1980.1.1
Description
Black morocco bag with beige lining; two-loop handles.
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Accession Number
1980.1.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
Black morocco bag with beige lining; two-loop handles.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage.
Maker
Crest Lock Co. (clasp)
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
leather: black
fabric: beige
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
The initials "J. D. G." in gold leaf.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C1-6
Dimension Notes
Length 18.0 cm x Width 41.0 cm x Depth 14.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
This bag belonged to the son of Dr. C. D. Gossage.
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; April 2006 - 28 Jan 2017.
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tablet dispenser

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.1.2
Description
A clear plastic pill dispenser, with the drug name embossed on the top of each compartment; 8 different drugs can be stored.
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Accession Number
1980.1.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Drug Storage
Description
A clear plastic pill dispenser, with the drug name embossed on the top of each compartment; 8 different drugs can be stored.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage.
Maker
Eli Lilly &. Co.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
plastic: translucent; black; white
Inscriptions
On one end: a diamond shape with a "C" inside followed by "AMYTAL // SODIUM // 1DR."; on another part, a diamond shape with a "C" inside followed by "TUINAL // 1 1/2 GR."; on the next part, a diamond shape with a "C" inside followed by "SECONAL // SODIUM // 1 1/2 GR."; and on the next part, a square with a "P" inside followed by "VALMID"; the other end has four more drug names.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 10.2 cm x Width 8.2 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Most of the face of the dispenser slightly scratched.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This item belonged to the son of Dr. C.D. Gossage.
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Vim Firth-Brearley hypodermic needles box

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1980.1.5
Description
Steel hypodermic needles (5) enclosed in a paper box
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Accession Number
1980.1.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Injections -- instrumentation
MM= Injections -- hypodermic needles
Description
Steel hypodermic needles (5) enclosed in a paper box
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage.
Maker
Ingram & Bell, Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
paper: red; black; yellow
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Printed on box: "I & B-VIM // ONE DOZEN // FIRTH BREARLEY // STAINLESS STEEL // HYPODERMIC NEEDLES // MADE IN U.S.A. [illeg.] // INGRAM & BELL LTD. // TORONTO"; on each needle is inscribed "24" and "VIM".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-6
Dimension Notes
Length 7.0 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Seven out of the twelve needles have been disposed of.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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adrenalin chloride solution ampoule

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Accession Number
1980.1.6
Description
An ampoule in a paper box; ampoule contains adrenalin chloride solution C.S.D. 1:1000.
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Accession Number
1980.1.6
MeSH Heading
Epinephrine
MM= Drugs -- hormones -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
An ampoule in a paper box; ampoule contains adrenalin chloride solution C.S.D. 1:1000.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
paper: yellow; red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-3 Row D
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tongue depressor

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1980.1.7
Description
A packaged tongue depressor with an advertising message printed on the package.
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Accession Number
1980.1.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
Advertising
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
A packaged tongue depressor with an advertising message printed on the package.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage.
Maker
Eli Lilly & Co
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
paper: cream; red
Inscriptions
Printed on package: "ILOSONE The most active oral form // of erythromycin // (erythromycin [illeg.], Lilly)"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length 16.0 cm x Width 2.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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horse chestnut leaves

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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1980.18.132
Description
A cylindrical glass jar with a concave base and a mouth slightly smaller than the jar; glass stopper; paper label; 3/4 full of horse chestnut leaves.
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Accession Number
1980.18.132
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Neuralgia -- drug therapy
Rheumatic Diseases -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- hemagogue/emmenagogue -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- jar
Description
A cylindrical glass jar with a concave base and a mouth slightly smaller than the jar; glass stopper; paper label; 3/4 full of horse chestnut leaves.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
W. G. Dunoon, Dispensing Chemist
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Material
glass: translucent green
paper: brown;
ink: black; dark yellow
leaves: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "W.G. Dunoon // DISPENSING CHEMIST // [illeg.] LINDSAY ONT. // Horse Chestnut Leaves"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 30.1 cm x Diam. 12.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Label is torn on lower left and missing
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Martindale, 27th ed.
Research Facts
"The seeds of horse-chestnut, have been given in the form of a tincture for painful haemorrhoids and as emmenagogue. A liquid extract has been applied externally in rheumatism and neuralgia."
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powdered hemlock bark

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Dates
1930
1950
1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.134
Description
A cylindrical glass jar with a concave base and a mouth slightly smaller than the jar, ending in a pronounced collar; glass stopper; paper label; 3/4 full of powdered hemlock bark.
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Accession Number
1980.18.134
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- jar
Description
A cylindrical glass jar with a concave base and a mouth slightly smaller than the jar, ending in a pronounced collar; glass stopper; paper label; 3/4 full of powdered hemlock bark.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
W. G. Dunoon, Dispensing Chemist
Site Made (City)
Lindsay
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1950
1930-1950
Material
glass: translucent light green
paper: brown; black; dark yellow
powder: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "W. G. Dunoon // DISPENSING CHEMIST // [illeg.] LINDSAY ONT. // Powd. Hemlock Bark [in cursive]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Length
30.1 cm
Diameter
12.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Fergusson's vaginal speculum

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1980.23.6
Description
Opaque glass speculum; hollow tube with one end flared and open.
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Accession Number
1980.23.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- vaginal
Description
Opaque glass speculum; hollow tube with one end flared and open.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Date Remarks
Accession sheet has, "First half of the 20th c."
Material
glass: white
Inscriptions
Printed at flared end: "Germany"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 16.3 cm x Diam. 5.7 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1980.28.2
Description
A blue glass bottle with a red rubber stopper; a red and white label says contents one fluid ounce of certified carbolic acid; half full of contents; shape of bottle is hexagonal with the front side twice the length of the other five sides. Note: poison
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Accession Number
1980.28.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Wounds and Injuries
Phenol
Disinfection
Antisepsis
Description
A blue glass bottle with a red rubber stopper; a red and white label says contents one fluid ounce of certified carbolic acid; half full of contents; shape of bottle is hexagonal with the front side twice the length of the other five sides. Note: poison
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.S. Mahon of Willowdale, Ont.
Maker
Druggist Corporation of Canada Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: blue
rubber: red
paper: red; white
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Certified [in cursive] // CARBOLIC ACID // POISON // 1 FLUID OZ. // FOR EXTERNAL // USE . . . // ANTIDOTE . . ."; embossed on the sides of the bottle: "USE WITH CAUTION"; "POISON"; "1 OZ."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 3 Row D
Temporary Location
On travelling exhibit ‘Unmasking Influenza’ Ottawa L-2019-3 30 April 2019-31 Dec 2022.
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label slightly worn; #2: label has three small tears; stopper is loose, dry, and has indentations on the top and speckled staining; dried residue on neck and side of the interior.
Copy Type
Original
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Sahli hemometer

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1980.28.4 a-f
Description
A wooden box (d) covered with black paper to simulate morocco leather; lined with felt; labels are glued to the inside of cover; contains (a) a glass diluting dropper; (b) a bakelite case to hole bottle of diluant; (c) an empty glass diluant bottle with cork stopper; (e) a sealed glass tube of stan…
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Accession Number
1980.28.4 a-f
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count -- instrumentation
Hemoglobinometry -- instrumentation
Description
A wooden box (d) covered with black paper to simulate morocco leather; lined with felt; labels are glued to the inside of cover; contains (a) a glass diluting dropper; (b) a bakelite case to hole bottle of diluant; (c) an empty glass diluant bottle with cork stopper; (e) a sealed glass tube of standard solution and mixing bead; (f) a bakelite holder for standard and unknown comparison; opaque glass at back.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - dropper - Size: Length 9.0 c,
b - case - Size: Length 6.0 cm
c - diluant bottle - Size: 5.5 cm
d - box - Size: Length 16.3 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
e - tube - Size: Length 11.5 cm
f - holder - SIze: Length 11.0 cm x Width 3.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.S. Mahon of Willowdale, Ont.
Maker
E.F. Büchi
Site Made (City)
Bern
Site Made (Country)
Switzerland
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: clear; opaque
wood: brown
paper: black; white
fabric: red
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-9
Condition Remarks
Tube for unknown and diluting pipettes are missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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