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equipment stand

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
994008002 a-b
Description
Black cast-iron adjustable mobile equipment stand has black wooden table top with one drawer.
Accession Number
994008002 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Black cast-iron adjustable mobile equipment stand has black wooden table top with one drawer.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - stand - Size: Length 63.5 cm. x Width 42.3 cm. x Depth 81.3 cm.
b - drawer - Size: Length 38.0 cm. x Width 8.0 cm. x Depth 17.5 cm.
Provenance
Used by Dr. Chiong with Sitoptic balance.
Maker
Imperial Optical Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
metal: black
wood: black
Inscriptions
"IMPERIAL OPTICAL CO. // TORONTO, CANADA // SERIAL NO. 485"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0009
Floor
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Condition Remarks
wooden top = fair; waterstains have ruined paint in one corner; table top s/b refinished
Exhibit History
On display "Electricity and the Invisible Ray", (North Gallery Room 1013) Museum of Health Care, Oct. 2006 - 20 Feb 2016.
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optical esophagoscope

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009005 a-e
Description
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit the box or the instrument
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Accession Number
994009005 a-e
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long
narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit
the box or the instrument
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 55.7 cm. x Width 8.5 cm. x Depth 4.5 cm.
b - tube - Size: Length 40.6 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
c - light carrier - Size: Length 44.6 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
d - handle - Size: Length 14.6 cm. x Width 2.2 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
e - cord - Size: Length 214.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
Storz
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
"Storz Surgical Catalogue" #K-12020 Ph pp. 324-325
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
wood: yellow
Inscriptions
"STORZ / GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-6
Condition Remarks
Bottom of box shows wear and green scuff marks; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Images
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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments; with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main rod and power source has S…
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Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible
gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments;
with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main
rod and power source has S.I.U. (Special Investigative Unit) hand-engraved on it
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 82.5 cm. x Width 17.0 cm. x Depth 0.9 cm.
b - power source - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 5.4 cm.
b - cord length - Size: Length 240.0 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
c - cord - Size: Length 252.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
d - plug - Size: Length 11.4 cm. x Width 4.6 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
e - instruction booklet - Size: Length 23.0 cm. x Width 14.0 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
f - brush - Size: Length 7.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
g - double barrel - Size: Length 9.4 cm. x Width 3.2 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
h - light attachment - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 0.3 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
i - catheter - Size: Length 65.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
j - flexible insert - Size: Length 75.5 cm. x Width 0.2 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
k - main rod - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 11.5 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
Eder Instrument Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
wood: black
metal: silver; grey; black
fabric: black
rubber: black
plastic: black; pale grey
paper: blue; black; white
Inscriptions
On power source: "EDER // INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. CLYBOURN AVE. // CHICAGO, ILL.
60614 // MODEL NO. 201 // VOLTAGE 115 60 C // S.I.U."; on cover of booklet: "SUGGESTED GUIDE //
FOR THE // TRANS-ESOPHAGOSCOPIC // FLEXIBLE // GASTROSCOPE // WITH MOVABLE SCANNING MIRROR //
AND MOVABLE FLEXIBLE TIP - BERNSTEIN MODIFICATION // MODEL 5-B, 5-C, AND 5-BL // EDER INSTRUMENT
CO., INC. // 2293 N. Clybourn Avenue // Chicago 14, Illinois // Eastgate 7-2131"
Permanent Location
(a-d, f-k) Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
(e) Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Images
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grasping forceps and cotton carrier

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Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009017
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Accession Number
994009017
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at
rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 226
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"GERMANY / STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 44.3 cm. x Width: 8.2 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 17th ed., New York, 1967, p. 295
Research Facts
Instrument has a different handle and is longer than the Frankfeldt grasping forceps
cited in reference section of this accession
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grasping forceps and cotton carrier

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Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009018
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Accession Number
994009018
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at
rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 226
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"GERMANY / STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 45.0 cm. x Width: 8.0 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 17th
ed., New York, 1967, p. 295
Research Facts
Instrument has a different handle and is longer than the Frankfeldt grasping forceps
cited in reference section of this accession, although other sources show sponge carriers
at 60 cm.
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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
994009022
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with alligator jaws with 60.0 cm working length and "basket" to retain specimen; activated by a scissor grip
Accession Number
994009022
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Bronchoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with alligator jaws with 60.0 cm working length
and "basket" to retain specimen; activated by a scissor grip
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
"Mueller & Co. (1956) Catalogue", #SU-1101, p. 504
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"MEDICON // GERMANY // STAINLESS STEEL // 3 // SIU"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 67.5 cm. x Width: 9.5 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
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Krause angular laryngeal forceps, oval basket

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
994009023
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with angled grip and basket has 60.0 cm working length; activated by a scissor grip
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Accession Number
994009023
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- laryngeal
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with angled grip and basket has 60.0 cm working
length; activated by a scissor grip
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
"Mueller & Co. (1956) Catalogue", p. 505
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"MEDICON // GERMANY // STAINLESS STEEL // 24 // SIU"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-8
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments and Accessories," Miltex Instrument Co., New York, 1973, p. 278; CD #2
Images
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Jackson laryngeal forceps, straight cup

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
994009024
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with clean-cutting cup-shaped jaws, activated by a scissor grip handle; working length of 59.0 cm
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Accession Number
994009024
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- laryngeal
Description
Stainless steel rigid-stem biopsy forceps with clean-cutting cup-shaped jaws, activated
by a scissor grip handle; working length of 59.0 cm
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
"Mueller & Co. (1956) Catalogue", #SU-1140-41 p. 505
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-8
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Surgical Instrument Catalog, Lawton Co., New Jersey, ca. 1970, p. 734; CD #2
Images
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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009025 a-c
Description
Flattened rigid-stem 30.5-cm oval tube attached to detachable pistol grip handle has detachable blue electric cord, and is equipped with a separate light carrier; the flared proximal end facilitates centering the operator's visual field and for ease of instrumentation; handle and tube from same co…
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Accession Number
994009025 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Flattened rigid-stem 30.5-cm oval tube attached to detachable pistol grip handle has detachable
blue electric cord, and is equipped with a separate
light carrier; the flared proximal end facilitates centering the operator's visual field and
for ease of instrumentation; handle and tube from same company but of different styles
and material
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - shaft - Size: Length 30.5 cm. x Width 5.5 cm. x Depth 5.0 cm.
b - handle - Size: Length 14.0 cm. x Width 4.8 cm. x Depth 2.2 cm.
c - cord - Size: Length 200.0 cm. x Width 2.3 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952)", Cat. # BRESO, p. 271
Material
metal: silver
rubber: lt. blue; black; red
Inscriptions
On shaft: "Pilling // Phila // 30 // 10 x 14 mm 30 cm"; on handle: "PILLING - PHILA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber requires special treatment
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
According to Dr. Lynn: short rigid esophagoscope, other implements introduced through this,
i.e. biopsies, extractions, etc; type used since 1930-1980's (?); light source used; CD #9
Images
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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
994009026
Description
Stainless steel rotating flexible-stem biopsy forceps with 80.0 cm of working length
Accession Number
994009026
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Stainless steel rotating flexible-stem biopsy forceps with 80.0 cm of working length
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"A.C.M.I."; "110"; hand-printed on attached tape to handle: "EDER HUFFORD // BX"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 86.0 cm. x Width: 9.3 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.2 cm.
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