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electroencephalograph

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10679
Dates
1974
1995
circa 1974-1995
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
Accession Number
004009001 a-n
Description
Portable mobile stainless steel electroencephalograph machine model MEB-INT with large rubber wheels; capable of taking sixteen measurements at once and has a faceplate with mulitple colour coded tiny buttons and dials in rows for each measurement; table-top section beneath the faceplate acts as a …
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Accession Number
004009001 a-n
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
MeSH Heading
Electroencephalography
Neurology -- instrumentation
Description
Portable mobile stainless steel electroencephalograph machine model MEB-INT with large rubber wheels; capable of taking sixteen measurements at once and has a faceplate with mulitple colour coded tiny buttons and dials in rows for each measurement; table-top section beneath the faceplate acts as a printer, pulling paper from a compartment beneath and sending it through a series of recording needles which record the brain waves; metal attachable (b) which hangs off the left side and catches the printed chart paper; sitting inside the tray is a stack of used paper (c); box full of unused paper in the compartment (d); metal plate (e) which covers the ink cartridges which is currently unattached; five electrodes (f-j) (three orange, one black, and one gray), and two portable electrode boards (k-l), which appear to be later than the rest of the machine; the boards are plastic boxes with gray cords; thin yellow plastic pen or pointer like device (m) and a grey printer cable (n) that plugs into INPUT socket on side of machine.
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - electroencephalograph
b - tray
c - used paper
d - unused paper in box
e - plate (ink cover)
f - electrode
g - electrode
h - electrode
i - electrode
j - electrode
k - electrode board
l - electrode board
m - yellow pointer
n - printer cable
Provenance
Owned and used at the Kingston Penitentiary Hospital; it was transferred to the Penitentiary Museum in November 2000 after it was deemed obsolete.
Maker
Grass Instruments Co.
Site Made (City)
Quincy
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1974
1995
circa 1974-1995
Date Remarks
The date "March 1974" is stamped on a plate on the side; the electrodes are from the 1990s, there are dates on them; the boards appear to be later as well.
Material
metal: silver; green
plastic: white; blue; orange; yellow; black; silver; yellow
rubber: orange; black; gray
paper: white
Inscriptions
"GRASS ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPH MODEL 8-16" on the front of the face along with various dial and button information and safety information; "March 1974" stamped on a plate on the left side; the electrodes have dates on them, they are either Sept 1991 or May 1994; the mini-electrode boards have "MINI ELECTRODE BOARD // GRASS INST. CO // QUINCY MASS. U.S.A. // MODEL // MEB-INT" on them
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1 - Floor
Dimension Notes
a - Length 76.0 cm x Width 65.5 cm x Depth 117.0 cm
b - Length 38.5 cm x Width 31.0 cm x Depth 25.7 cm
c - Length 36.0 cm x Width 30 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
d - Length 38.0 cm x Width 32.0 cm x Depth 10.0 cm
e - Length 41.0 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
f - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
g - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
h - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
i - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
j - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
k - Length 57.0 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
l - Length 57.0 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
m - Length 11.2 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
n - Length 435.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The ink from the printer has leaked and run over parts of the machine body and face; there is some staining; the tray is badly deformed and will not securely attached; there is a plastic hinged plate which covers the pens on the machine that is coming off because the hinge is bent out of shape.
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Internet: "The Bakken Library and Museum"
Exhibit History
On exhibit at Musée de la civilisation de Québec 13 March 2017 - 30 March 2018
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examination table

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11273
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Treatment, General
Accession Number
999011001
Description
A wooden examination table; painted white; adjustable; the surface is made of greenish leather and is in three pieces; has flared base acting as a step stool; it appears that the table is meant to be adjustable at one end to allow it to dip to the floor on that end while the other remains stationar…
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Accession Number
999011001
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Physical Examination
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, medical
Military Medicine
Description
A wooden examination table; painted white; adjustable; the surface is made of greenish leather and is in three pieces; has flared base acting as a step stool; it appears that the table is meant to be adjustable at one end to allow it to dip to the floor on that end while the other remains stationary (but the table is too fragile to attempt); there are four screws sticking out of one side of the table that appear modern.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Penitentiary Hospital in the 1930's.
Maker
Military Hospitals Commission Industries
Site Made (City)
Guelph
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
wood: white
leather: green
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-Floor
Dimension Notes
Length 193.0 cm x Width 74.5 cm x Depth 80.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The leather is very brittle and the paint is chipping off of the wood.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dave St. Onge
Research Facts
The donor extrapolated the maker and date information from a similar table at the Correctional Services of Canada Museum; the table is somewhat inaccessible at the time of accessioning, it should be further evaluated at a later time.
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Tokologyu A Book for Every Woman Revised Ed. [book]

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Dates
1897
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Obstetrics
Accession Number
017031001 a-b
Description
Hardbound book (a) describing the science of childbirth includes separate illustrated insert pamphlet (b) with stamped title and illustration on front cover in black with gold text on spine, paper edges stained red; twenty three chapters and same quantity of monotone illustrations in pamphlet; 373 …
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Accession Number
017031001 a-b
Author
Alice B. Stockham, M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Obstetrics
Description
Hardbound book (a) describing the science of childbirth includes separate illustrated insert pamphlet (b) with stamped title and illustration on front cover in black with gold text on spine, paper edges stained red; twenty three chapters and same quantity of monotone illustrations in pamphlet; 373 pages with eleven pages of advertisements related to tokology and women's health on pages at back.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - book
b - pamphlet
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Alice B. Stockham & Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1897
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: tan, cream, brown
ink: black, red, gold
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "TOKOLOGY // A BOOK FOR EVERY WOMAN // BY // ALICE B. STOCKMAN, M.D. // ILLUSTRATED // REVISED EDITION // CHICAGO: // ALICE B. STOCKMAN & CO., // 1897"; on pamphlet: "PLATES // ILLUSTRATING // TOKOLOGY // CHICAGO: // ALICE B. STOCKMAN & CO.,"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
a - 20.0 cm
b - 17.0 cm
Width
a - 14.5 cm
b - 12.3 cm
Depth
a - 3.8 cm
b - 0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Book cover with major stains front and back along edges; shows wear all over; red ink on edges faded; some pages are detached from spine; pages are aged to tan; pamphlet pages detached from cover with creases on corners
Copy Type
original
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The Physical Life of Woman: Advice to the Maiden, Wife and Mother New Edition [book]

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Dates
1879
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
017031002
Description
Hardbound book with tan fabric covering describing women's health from puberty to menopause; includes sketched frontispiece of author; includes preface to first edition; title of book and design on spine stamped in gold and black; 426 pages with eight pages of testimonials included after index.
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Accession Number
017031002
Author
George H. Napheys, A.M., M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Hardbound book with tan fabric covering describing women's health from puberty to menopause; includes sketched frontispiece of author; includes preface to first edition; title of book and design on spine stamped in gold and black; 426 pages with eight pages of testimonials included after index.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
H. C. Watts Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1879
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
On printed frontispiece: "THE // PHYSICAL LIFE OF WOMAN: // ADVICE TO THE // MAIDEN, WIFE AND MOTHER. // BY // GEORGE H. NAPHEYS, A.M., M.D. // New Edition. // WITH THE FINAL CORRECTIONS OF THE AUTHOR, AND // A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH. // PHILADELPHIA: // H. C. WATTS CO. // ST. LOUIS: N. D. THOMPSON & CO. CHICAGO: JOHN EMORY. // BOSTON: W. H. THOMPSON & CO. SAN FRANCISCO: // F. DEWING & CO. // 1879"; design stamped in gold on cover inscribed "KNOWLEDGE IS SAFETY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
19.0 cm
Width
12.5 cm
Depth
3.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Book cover shows wear all over with stains front and back; front pages detaching from front cover; some pages exhibit some foxing but in good condition
Copy Type
original
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The Physical Life of Woman: Advice to the Maiden, Wife and Mother 3rd Canadian Edition [book]

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Dates
1889
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
017031003
Description
Hardbound book with brown fabric cover without illustrations describing women's health from puberty to menopause with additional section on paturation without pain; stamped design on cover with the title in gold on spine; includes appendix; 382 pages.
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Accession Number
017031003
Author
George H. Napheys, A.M., M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Hardbound book with brown fabric cover without illustrations describing women's health from puberty to menopause with additional section on paturation without pain; stamped design on cover with the title in gold on spine; includes appendix; 382 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Rose Publishing Company
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1889
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, gold
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
On printed frontispece: "THE // PHYSICAL LIFE OF WOMAN: // Advice to the // MAIDEN, WIFE, AND MOTHER. // BY // GEO. H. NAPHEYS, A.M., M.D., // TO WHICH IS ADDED // PARTURITION WITHOUT PAIN. // BY M.L. HOLBROOK, M.D. // TORONTO: // ROSE PUBLISHING COMPANY."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
18.5 cm
Width
12.5 cm
Depth
3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
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The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English, or, Medicine Simplified; 1895; 55th Ed. [book]

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Dates
1895
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
017031004
Description
Hardbound book with black fabric cover describing human physiology, common diseases and their treatments; includes testimonials, section on poisons and their antidotes and appendix; includes fronticepiece photo of author, monotone illustrations and four coloured plates; stamped title in black on co…
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Accession Number
017031004
Author
R. V. Pierce, M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Hardbound book with black fabric cover describing human physiology, common diseases and their treatments; includes testimonials, section on poisons and their antidotes and appendix; includes fronticepiece photo of author, monotone illustrations and four coloured plates; stamped title in black on cover with title in stamped in silver on spine; 1008 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
World's Dispensary Printing Office and Bindery
Site Made (City)
Buffalo
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1895
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: tan, cream
ink: black, silver
fabric: black
Inscriptions
On printed frontispiece: "THE PEOPLES // COMMON SENSE // MEDICAL ADVISER // IN PLAIN ENGLISH: // OR, // MEDICINE SIMPLIFIED. // BY // R. V. PIERCE, M.D. // ONE OF THE STAFF OF CONSULTING PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS // AT THE INVALIDS' HOTEL AND SURGICAL INSTITUTE, AND // PRESIDENT OF THE WORLD"S DISPENSARY // MEDICAL ASSOCIATION. // FIFTY-FIFTH EDITION. // One Million, Six Hundred and Ninety Thousand. // Carefully Revised by the Author, assisted by his full Staff of Asso- // ciate Specialists in Medicine and Surgery, the Faculty of // the Invalids' Hotel and Surgical Institute. // PRINTED AND PUBLISHED AT THE WORLD"S DISPENSARY PRINTING // OFFICE AND BINDERY. // BUFFALO, N.Y., U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.0 cm
Width
14.0 cm
Depth
4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some staining on front and back cover; major wear on top half of spine; pages are aged and tanned but in good condition with some folds at corners of pages
Copy Type
original
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The Medical Student’s Vade Mecum A Compendium 5th Ed. [medical textbook]

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Dates
1857
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Accession Number
017031005
Description
Hardbound book with tan calfskin cover covering a full range of medical subjects including line drawing illustrations; spine with black band and text in gold; includes questions at the back; 692 pages.
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Accession Number
017031005
Author
George Mendenhall, M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound book with tan calfskin cover covering a full range of medical subjects including line drawing illustrations; spine with black band and text in gold; includes questions at the back; 692 pages.
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Lindsay & Blakiston
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1857
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper:
ink:
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE // MEDICAL STUDENT'S // VADE MECUM // A COMPENDIUM OF // ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY, CHEMISTRY, POISONS, MATERIA MEDICA, // PHARMACY, SURGERY, OBSTETRICS, PRACTICE OF MEDI- // CINE, DISEASES OF THE SKIN, ETC. ETC. // BY // GEORGE MENDENHALL, M.D. // PROFESSOR OF OBSTETRICS AND DISEASES OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN THE MEDICAL // COLLEGE OF OHIO, MEMBER OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, ETC. ETC. // FIFTH EDITION, // REVISED AND GREATLY ENLARGED, // WITH TWO HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FOUR // ILLUSTRATIONS // PHILADELPHIA; // LINDSAY & BLAKISON // 1857"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.6 cm
Width
13.2 cm
Depth
4.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Edges show wear with abrasions
Copy Type
original
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Man’s Strength and Women’s Beauty A Treatise on the Physical Life of Both Sexes [book]

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Dates
1879
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
017031006
Description
Hardbound book with brown fabric cover decorated in border design and text in gold; spine with band of gold for brown text; missing frontispeice page; 515 pages.
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Accession Number
017031006
Author
Pye Henry Chavasse M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Hardbound book with brown fabric cover decorated in border design and text in gold; spine with band of gold for brown text; missing frontispeice page; 515 pages.
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Jones Brothers & Company
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1879
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
fabric: brown
Inscriptions
On front cover: "MAN'S // STRENGTH AND // WOMAN'S BEAUTY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.6 cm
Width
13.2 cm
Depth
4.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Edges show wear with abrasions, cover slightly loose at spine
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Frontispiece missing, should be: "Man's Strength and Woman's Beauty: A Treatise on the Physical Life of Both Sexes; Embracing the Royal Road to Life, Love, and Longevity; Including an Outline of How Human Life Begins; Its Perfection Under the Laws of Love"
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The Glory of Woman or Love, Marriage and Maternity [book]

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Dates
1905
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
017031007
Description
Hardbound book with blue fabric cover decorated with lines drawings of two women in Edwardian clothes in a parlour with text in gold; included paper drawing of pregnant woman with fold out pieces showing muscles, bones, fetus, etc.; missing information on publisher; 504 pages with additional eight …
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Accession Number
017031007
Author
Monfort B. Allen, M.D. // Amelia C. McGregor, M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Hardbound book with blue fabric cover decorated with lines drawings of two women in Edwardian clothes in a parlour with text in gold; included paper drawing of pregnant woman with fold out pieces showing muscles, bones, fetus, etc.; missing information on publisher; 504 pages with additional eight pages of index.
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Dates
1905
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
On front cover: "The // Glory of Woman // or Love, Marriage and Maternity"; on frontispiece: "THE GLORY OF WOMAN // OR // LOVE, MARRIAGE AND MATERNITY // CONTAINING // FULL INFORMATION ON ALL THE MARVELOUS AND COMPLEX // MATTERS PERTAINING TO WOMEN // TOGETHER WITH THE // DISEASES PECULIAR TO THE FEMALE SEX // COMPLETE MEDICAL GUIDE FOR WOMEN // BY // MONFORT B. ALLEN, M.D. // AND // AMELIA C. MCGREGOR, M.D. // Embellished with Many Superb Colored Plates // Phototype adn Wood Engravings"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
25.0 cm
Width
18.3 cm
Depth
4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Edges show wear with abrasions, cover slightly loose at spine
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Not included in this book. Previous versions were published by The Whitaker & Ray Co. San Franscico, Caliornia.
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