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Palmer's uterine dilator

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Dates
1895
1915
circa 1895-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.27
Description
A long, scissor-like instrument with blunt tips, shaped blades arranged to limit spread of blades to 2.9 cm; blades can be disjointed; box joint.
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Accession Number
1970.8.27
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Description
A long, scissor-like instrument with blunt tips, shaped blades arranged to limit spread of blades to 2.9 cm; blades can be disjointed; box joint.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1895
1915
circa 1895-1915
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 28.0 cm x Width 8.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some rust spots; missing the locking device.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 5103 (similar to item #E/-3969)
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Pratt's trivalve rectal speculum

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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
1970.8.29
Description
Very heavy metal speculum, trivalve, with ratchet; olive-pointed.
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Accession Number
1970.8.29
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
MeSH Heading
Proctoscopy -- instrumentation
Colon and Rectal Surgery (Specialty) -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- rectal
Description
Very heavy metal speculum, trivalve, with ratchet; olive-pointed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"30" on each handle
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-8
Dimension Notes
Length 17.75 cm
Condition Remarks
Complete and working; some rust.
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
1970.8.32
Description
Long, blunt-tipped probe in a black wooden handle, one side of which is textured.
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Accession Number
1970.8.32
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- uterine
Description
Long, blunt-tipped probe in a black wooden handle, one side of which is textured.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1880
1910
circa 1880-1910
Material
metal: dark brown
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-6
Dimension Notes
Length 29.5 cm x Width 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Probe darkened; split on side of handle, probe is wavy instead of straight
Copy Type
Original
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artery forceps and needle holder

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Dates
1900
1915
circa 1900-1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1970.8.35
Description
Artery forceps and needle holder combined, with slide catch, fenestrated blades, round tip with grooving on one blade, the other smooth; 2 & 1 mouse teeth; can be taken apart into four pieces (two blades, slide, spring).
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Accession Number
1970.8.35
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- artery
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- needle
Description
Artery forceps and needle holder combined, with slide catch, fenestrated blades, round tip with grooving on one blade, the other smooth; 2 & 1 mouse teeth; can be taken apart into four pieces (two blades, slide, spring).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Dates
1900
1915
circa 1900-1915
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-2
Temporary Location
On exhibit at Musee Royal 22e Regiment, Quebec City, L-2018-3 2 April 2018 - 3 August 2019
Dimension Notes
Length 10.75 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 2032 (similar to item #B/-954)
Exhibit History
On exhibit "Francophone Experience in WW I War Hospital, 1914-1918," at the Museoparc Vanier Museopark, 9 June 2014.
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Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1970.8.37 a-b
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 30.
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Accession Number
1970.8.37 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 30.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - urethroscope - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - obturator - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
E.S.I. Co.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"E.S.I. CO. // ROCHESTER, N.Y. U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4081 (similar to item #G/-2033); CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1970.8.38 a-b
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 24.
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Accession Number
1970.8.38 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
Plain, straight urethroscope (a) with a blunt obturator (b); to fit universal handle with illuminator; size 24.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - urethroscope - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - obturator - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Maker
E.S.I. Co.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"I.S.I. CO. // ROCHESTER, N.Y. U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4081 (similar to item #G/-2033); CD #UHN
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Favourite physician's obstetrical bag

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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1970.9.1
Description
Doctor's black leather bag, rectangular in shape; six metal resters on bottom of bag; black carrying handle; dome pocket flap on inside of case; three metal sliding clasps, one with a keyhole.
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Accession Number
1970.9.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
House Calls
Obstetrics
Delivery
Description
Doctor's black leather bag, rectangular in shape; six metal resters on bottom of bag; black carrying handle; dome pocket flap on inside of case; three metal sliding clasps, one with a keyhole.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. D. M. C. Watson.
Maker
BD & Co.
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
leather: black
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Engraved on bottom of case: "2520 Trade BD & Co. Mark 15"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C1-4
Condition Remarks
#3: Leather is hard.
Copy Type
Original
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Otis bougie à boule set

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Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1971.2.7 a-e
Description
Three metal bougies (male urethral instruments) (d-e) with a cylindrical wooden case and lid (a,b); the bougies on slightly curved probes, tear-shaped ends; French scale No. 8-40.
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Accession Number
1971.2.7 a-e
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Urology -- instrumentation
Physical Examination
Description
Three metal bougies (male urethral instruments) (d-e) with a cylindrical wooden case and lid (a,b); the bougies on slightly curved probes, tear-shaped ends; French scale No. 8-40.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - case bottom - Size: Length 24.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - case top - Size: Length 24.0 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
c - bougie, size 20 - Size: Length 21.5 cm
d - bougie, size 22 - Size: Length 21.5 cm
e - bougie, size 24 - Size: Length 21.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. G.S. Barker of Brantford, Ont.
Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: silver
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Condition Remarks
Case: label torn; marked and dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4054 (similar to item #D/-2676); CD #UHN
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preparation spatula

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1971.3.2
Description
Long, flat, plain bone spatula, tapering slightly to form a handle.
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Accession Number
1971.3.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- instrumentation
Drug Compounding
Description
Long, flat, plain bone spatula, tapering slightly to form a handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Stanley M. Campbell of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
bone: yellowish-white
Inscriptions
On handle is engraved, "MADE IN ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 25.4 cm x Width 2.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Williams' Perfection Electro-Magnetic Machine

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Dates
1870
1930
circa 1870-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Mental Health
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Treatment
Accession Number
1971.6.1 a-g
Description
Hinged wooden box (a) contains two 6-volt batteries (not numbered); lid (b) is broken off; a label on inside gives directions for use of instrument; also included are a black insulating plate (c) to which is attached a coil switch; two metallic tube handle electrodes (d,e); a regulating shield to f…
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Accession Number
1971.6.1 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Mental Health
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Treatment
MeSH Heading
Mental Health
Mental Health -- treatment
Mental Health -- treatment -- instruments
Mental Health -- treatment -- electrical stimulation therapy
Electric Stimulation Therapy -- instrumentation
Description
Hinged wooden box (a) contains two 6-volt batteries (not numbered); lid (b) is broken off; a label on inside gives directions for use of instrument; also included are a black insulating plate (c) to which is attached a coil switch; two metallic tube handle electrodes (d,e); a regulating shield to fit over the coil (f); and a foot plate electrode (g).
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 22.5 cm x Width 20.5 cm x Depth 15.5 cm
b - box lid
c - insulating plate
d - electrode - Size: Length 10.5 cm
e - electrode - Size: Length 10.5 cm
f - regulating shield - Size: Length 10.8 cm
g- foot plate electrode - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 7.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. P. Graham of Weston, Ont., via Dr. Arthur Cole.
Maker
P. G. Williams
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1930
circa 1870-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c.-early 20c."
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver
plastic: black
paper: black
Inscriptions
On (c): marks of 10-100; on battery (?): "Northern Electric BLUE BELL dry cell // The Bell Telephone Company of Canada // KS 6542 TYPE6 // DATE INSTALLED JUNE 10/30"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-L2-2
Condition Remarks
Box broken; electrodes and metal worn; #2: ;batteries leaking.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
The machine was found by Mrs. Graham at a family house near Barrie, Ont.
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