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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Hygiene
Classification
Patient Care
Hygiene
Accession Number
000003339 a-b
Description
Soap dish (b) with draining tray (a); the dish holds the tray close to both ends; on the bottom of the dish are horizontal ridges.
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Accession Number
000003339 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Hygiene
Classification
Patient Care
Hygiene
MeSH Heading
Soaps
Skin Care -- instrumentation
Mental Health -- hospital
Description
Soap dish (b) with draining tray (a); the dish holds the tray close to both ends; on the bottom of the dish are horizontal ridges.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - drainer - Size: Length 13.8 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
b - soap dish - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Width 10.2 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Vollrath
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(b) Soap dish has "Vollrath [in cursive script] // STAINLESS STEEL WARE" stamped on the exterior bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Condition Remarks
Unused; no stains or damage; metal shows no stains or corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 257 (similar to item #7H-212A) (see attached photocopy); CD #4
Research Facts
Made specifically to hold patients' individual soap bars
Images
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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Hygiene
Classification
Patient Care
Hygiene
Accession Number
000003340 a-b
Description
Soap dish (b) with draining tray (a); the dish holds the tray close to both ends; on the bottom of the dish are horizontal ridges.
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Accession Number
000003340 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Hygiene
Classification
Patient Care
Hygiene
MeSH Heading
Soaps
Skin Care -- instrumentation
Mental Health -- hospital
Description
Soap dish (b) with draining tray (a); the dish holds the tray close to both ends; on the bottom of the dish are horizontal ridges.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - drainer - Size: Length 13.8 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
b - soap dish - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Width 10.2 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Vollrath
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(b) Soap dish has "Vollrath [in cursive script] // STAINLESS STEEL WARE" stamped on the exterior bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Condition Remarks
Unused; no stains or damage; metal shows no stains or corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 257 (similar to item #7H-212A) (see attached photocopy); CD #4
Research Facts
Made specifically to hold patients' individual soap bars
Images
Less detail

autoclave needle and syringe sterilizer

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
Antiseptic
Accession Number
000003362 a-c
Description
Sterilization container for syringes and needles, consisting of (a) a metal box with lid (b) and metal perforated insert (c).
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Accession Number
000003362 a-c
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
Antiseptic
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Description
Sterilization container for syringes and needles, consisting of (a) a metal box with lid (b) and metal perforated insert (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - sterilization container - Size: Length 25.0 cm x Width 14.6 cm x Depth 12.0 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 26.0 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
c - insert - Size: Length 23.0 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 9.0 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Vollrath
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
C. Page, retired RN
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
An adhesive mark with ink graffiti in the form of a triangle on the lid; a manufacturer's mark, "VOLLRATH" stamped on the bottom of the box; on the insert (c) there are six small adhesive strips numbered "18", "20", "21", "16", "22", "25".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-M2-3
Condition Remarks
Container: interior has 15 circular stains; bottom has one-cm circular residual brown adhesive patch; lid: top has two brown adhesive marks; insert: has general staining and two 4-cm strips of corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
C. Page, ret. nurse; "Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., Ltd., 1960, p. 267 (fig. 7H-332-A) (see attached photocopy); CD #6
Research Facts
The numbers on the insert indicate needle sized; number 18 would be used for thicker fluids such as blood.
Images
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