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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005026
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
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Accession Number
995005026
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Diam. 10.1 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.3 cm x Diam. 9.6 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Profex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
ink: green
Inscriptions
Printed directly on the glass in green ink with the lettering done in negative: "TONGUE DEPRESSORS"; embossed on bottom of jar: "Profex // USA" within an oval shape; engraved inside the jar lid: "Profex [underlined]" within an oval shape, and below: "STAINLESS USA" in a semicircular form.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Jar has a few small bubbles in the glass; lid has small amount of tarnishing on surface and scratches on interior surfaces; a few spots of white paint (?) on top of lid.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 259 (similar to item #5H-805) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
Less detail
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005027
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
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Accession Number
995005027
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Diam. 10.1 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.3 cm x Diam. 9.6 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Profex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
ink: green
Inscriptions
Printed directly on the glass in green ink with the lettering done in negative: "APPLICATORS"; embossed on bottom of jar: "Profex // USA" within an oval shape; engraved inside the jar lid: "Profex [underlined]" within an oval shape, and below: "STAINLESS USA" in a semicircular form.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Jar has a few small bubbles in the glass and what appears to be wood splinters and dust in the bottom of the jar; lid has a few spots of tarnish and there are scratches inside the lid.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 259 (similar to item #5H-805) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
Less detail
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005028
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
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Accession Number
995005028
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 17.6 cm x Diam. 10.0 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.1 cm x Diam. 9.7 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Profex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
ink: green
Inscriptions
Printed directly on the glass in green ink with the lettering done in negative: "COTTON"; embossed on bottom of jar: "Profex // USA" within an oval shape; engraved inside the jar lid: "Profex [underlined]" within an oval shape, and below: "STAINLESS USA" in a semicircular form.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Jar has a few small bubbles in the glass and some dust inside the jar; lid has white flecks (paint?) on it and a small amount of tarnish.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 259 (similar to item #5H-805) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
Less detail
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005047
Description
Syringe holder is a hollow metal cylinder with slightly flared neck, tapering at the halfway point, and a blunt, rounded tip; two 2-mm holes pierced in neck of tube.
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Accession Number
995005047
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Description
Syringe holder is a hollow metal cylinder with slightly flared neck, tapering at the halfway point, and a blunt, rounded tip; two 2-mm holes pierced in neck of tube.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Based on catalogue date
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-5
Dimension Notes
Length 15.9 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Circular wear spots down one side; inside is tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 286 (item# 6-300) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
Used to hold needles and syringes for autoclaving; an attached cap (absent from this artifact) preserves sterility after process is finished.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005048
Description
Syringe holder is a hollow metal cylinder with a wide neck and open top; tube tapers for approximately 6.5 cm to a rounded, closed bottom.
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Accession Number
995005048
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Description
Syringe holder is a hollow metal cylinder with a wide neck and open top; tube tapers for approximately 6.5 cm to a rounded, closed bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Based on catalogue date
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-5
Dimension Notes
Length 15.4 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Some wear and tarnish, especially on inside
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 286 (item# 6-300) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
Used to hold needles and syringes for autoclaving; cap would preserve sterility after process is finished; no cap with this item.
Images
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sphygmomanometer carrying case

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9636
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005055
Description
Leather carrying case, zippered on three sides
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Accession Number
995005055
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
Leather carrying case, zippered on three sides
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Based on catalogue date
Material
leather: black
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on side: "Perfect Aneroid"; engraved on zipper: "Joa's"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-6
Dimension Notes
Length 21.0 cm x Width 13.4 cm x Depth 4.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Spots (paint?) on front; otherwise intact; leather flexible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 (item# 30496) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
Holds pocket-sized sphygmomanometer
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sphygmomanometer carrying case

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Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005057
Description
Vinyl carring case with plastic zipper on three sides
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Accession Number
995005057
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
Vinyl carring case with plastic zipper on three sides
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Site Made (Country)
Taiwan
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
Based on catalogue date
Material
vinyl: black
plastic: black
Inscriptions
Embossed on both sides of zipper: "CCK"; tag sewn on to inside of bag says, "MADE IN TAIWAN // R.O.C."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-6
Dimension Notes
Length 18.8 cm x Width 14.3 cm x Depth 4.6 cm
Condition Remarks
One extremely sticky stain on bag
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 (item# 30496) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
Holds pocket-sized sphygmomanometer
Images
Less detail
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005062 a-q
Description
(a) Metal ear piercer with cylindrical body, "C"-shaped head, gull-wing extensions for the fingers just behind the head, and a circular plunger at the foot; (b) rectangular plastic snap case, with paper cards stuck in both top and bottom; (c) rectangular advertisement card for needles and heads; (d…
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Accession Number
995005062 a-q
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Cosmetic Techniques -- instrumentation
Description
(a) Metal ear piercer with cylindrical body, "C"-shaped head, gull-wing extensions for the fingers just behind the head, and a circular plunger at the foot; (b) rectangular plastic snap case, with paper cards stuck in both top and bottom; (c) rectangular advertisement card for needles and heads; (d) rectangular folded paper sheet of additional instructions; (e) square plastic snapcase that holds (f-q); (f-i) cylindrical plastic slugs; (j-q) metal piercing pins; each pin is a cylindrical metal head attached to a thin pin.
Number Of Parts
17
Part Names
a - ear piercer - Size: Length 12.5 cm x Width 4.6 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
b - plastic case - Size: Length 14.4 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
c - card - Size: Length 6.9 cm x Width 4.7 cm
d - instructions - Size: Length 10.8 cm x Width 6.8 cm
e - pin case - Size: Length 3.6 cm x Width 2.9 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
f - plastic head - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
g - plastic head - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
h - plastic head - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
i - plastic head - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
j - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
k - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
l - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
m - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
n - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
o - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
p - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
q - piercing pin - Size: Depth 1.6 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Goodrich–Universal Inc.
Site Made (City)
Saint Paul
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
paper: white; off-white; light blue
metal: silver
plastic: clear; white
Inscriptions
(a) Engraved on cylinder: "GOODRICH // UNIVERSAL INSTRUMENTS CO. // ST. PAUL MINN."; (b) printed on top cover, outside: "GOODRICH–UNIVERSAL INC. // 500 NO. ROBERT ST. // ST. PAUL. MINN. 55101 // UNIVERSAL // EAR // PIERCER"; printed on top cover, inside: "UNIVERSAL EAR PIERCER // "DIRECTIONS" // [directions listed] // Guarantee: If at any time the Universal Ear Piercer does not function properly, return it to us and it will be // replaced at no charge. This guarantee only applies when genuine Goodrich–Universal needles and heads are // used. The use of needles and heads from other manufacturers voids this guarantee. // Additional needles and pin heads (@ $5.00 per doz.) available from your favorite supplier // or direct from: // GOODRICH–UNIVERSAL INC. // MANUFACTURERS OF PRECISION INSTRUMENTS // 500 ROBERT STREET . SAINT PAUL, MINNESOTA 55101"; printed on inside of bottom cover: "RECOMMENDED STERILIZATION TECHNIQUES: // AUTOCLAVE @ 260° F // COLD SOLUTIONS — Mephane, Bard–Parker Gerlmicide, Metaphene, // Lehn and Fink Instrument Germicide // DOO NOT USE: Zephiran, any mercuric derivatives // GOODRICH UNIVERSAL, INC. // 500 N. Robert Street // St. Paul, Minnesota 55101"; bottom cover, outside is identical to bottom cover, inside; (c) printed on both sides: "One Dozen No. 200 // NEEDLES and HEADS // for the // UNIVERSAL EAR PIERCER // For Best Results, Use Needles and Heads // Only Once // [guarantee identical to that on (b) listed] // GOODRICH–UNIVERSAL, INC. // 500 No. Robert St. St. Paul, Minn. 55101"; (d) printed on front side: "Do not store instrument for prolonged periods in // solutions containing anti-rust chemicals. // Do not autoclave plastic heads above 260° F. // Best results are obtained by using needles and plastic heads only once. // GOODRICH UNIVERSAL, INC. // 500 No. Robert Street // St. Paul, Minnesota 55101 // Form No. 800"; printed on reverse side: "WARNING // THE USE OF NEEDLES AND HEADS OTHER THAN // THOSE MANUFACTURED BY GOODRICH–UNIVERSAL // MAY CAUSE THIS UNIVERSAL EAR PIERCER TO JAM OR OTHERWISE MALFUNCTION."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-10
Condition Remarks
(a) tarnish on head, on inside curve of "C" shape; (b) cracks in case, but structurally sound; grimy; (c) slightly faded; (d) paper stained; (e) light wear; small crack in bottom; (f-i) some wear; (j-q) little wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
Less detail
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005072
Description
Hollow, cylindrical metal cup; open, bilaterially symmetrical top with semicircular divot in the rim; cup tapers to closed, flat bottom.
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Accession Number
995005072
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Cooking and Eating Utensils
Food Services, Hospital
Description
Hollow, cylindrical metal cup; open, bilaterially symmetrical top with semicircular divot in the rim; cup tapers to closed, flat bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on side: "ALLEN & HANBURYS LTD ["TD" superscripted] // ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Depth 10.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Outside slightly tarnished and worn; inside very tarnished, with a residue of undetermined origin.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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Hibitane Skin Cleanser

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Dates
1976
circa 1976
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005079
Description
A small rectangular foil package filled with Hibitane Skin Cleanser.
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Accession Number
995005079
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Soaps
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Handwashing
Description
A small rectangular foil package filled with Hibitane Skin Cleanser.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Ayerst Laboratories
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1976
circa 1976
Date Remarks
Based on expiry date on package
Material
foil: white
ink: orange
Inscriptions
Printed in orange ink on front of package: "hibitane* // CHLORHEXIDINE GLUCONATE 4% W/V // skin // cleanser // Ayerst* // 5 ml // No. 3013 // DIN 245097 // hibitane* // détersif // pour la // peau // Ayerst*"; printed on the reverse in orange ink: "Directions: // Wet skin thoroughly with water. // Apply small amount of HIBITANE// SKIN CLEANSER. Work up suds // and wash all areas. Rinse. Re- // apply HIBITANE SKIN CLEANSER // and wash as required. Rinse. // Mode d'emploi: // Bien mouiller la peau à l'eau // courante. Appliquer une petite // quantité du DETERSIF POUR LA // PEAU HIBITANE; faire mousser // et laver toute la surface de l'epi- // derme. Rincer. Répéter l'applica- // tion au besoin et rincer. // AYERST LABORATORIES // division of Ayerst, McKenna & Harrison Limited, Montreal, Canada // Made in Canada by arrangement with IMPERIAL CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES LTD // Lot No. 2125-SF EXPIRY DATE JUNE / 76 *reg'd // 3229 // DÉCHIRER TEAR HERE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm x Width 4.4 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Packaging has yellowed slightly with age.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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