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Lucitone denture material

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Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
1978.7.31 a-g
Description
A beige cardboard box that has a rectangular top (a) that has both pink and black type printed on it, both on the top and on the proper front side; there is a shallow rectangular cardboard bottom (b) which holds the dentures; a rectangular plastic cover (c) covers the dentures and rests inside (b);…
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Accession Number
1978.7.31 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Denture, Complete
Description
A beige cardboard box that has a rectangular top (a) that has both pink and black type printed on it, both on the top and on the proper front side; there is a shallow rectangular cardboard bottom (b) which holds the dentures; a rectangular plastic cover (c) covers the dentures and rests inside (b); the plastic cover has the Lucitone label printed on it in blue; upper denture (d) is completely made of plastic with pink gums and a complete set of white teeth minus third molars and an upper palate of clear plastic; the lower denture (e) is completely made of plastic with pink gums and a complete set of white teeth minus second and third molars; the dentures are packed in the box with two pieces of grey-coloured cotton padding (f-g).
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box lid - Size: Length: 9.8 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 5.8 cm
b - box bottom - Size: Length: 9.1 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
c - plastic cover - Size: Length: 8.1 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Depth 2.9 cm
d - upper denture - Size: Length: 6.0 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
e - lower denture - Size: Length: 5.0 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Deph 2.0 cm
f - cotton padding - Size: Length: 7.7 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
g - cotton padding - Size: Length: 8.2 cm x Width 6.4 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Maker
E. I. du Pont de Nomoure & Company
Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Date Remarks
Date based on packaging and research
Material
cardboard: beige, black, pink
plastic: clear, blue, pink, white
fabric: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on top: "Lucitone // TRADE MARK // METHYL METHACRYLATE RESIN // DENTURE MATERIAL // Packaged in Canada by Canadian Industries Limited"; printed on proper front side: "Exclusive Distributor: // THE L.D. CAULK CO. OF CANADA LIMITED // TORONTO ONTARIO // Patented in Canada, 1935, 1937 // and 1939."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-2
Condition Remarks
(a) Is very discoloured, particularly on the top and around the edges; shows signs of wear; it bows out slightly on either side at the bottom; (b) is discoloured, shows signs of wear, and has a small tear on each exterior corner on the proper left side; (c) has some scratches, and the label is wearing in some places; (d) shows some sign of wear; some discolouration; (e) shows some sign of wear; some discolouration (f) shows signs of use; (g) is discoloured on the one side and shows signs of use.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"DENTSPLY Caulk" website; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Lucitone is a type of plastic; the product distributors, L.D. Caulk Company of Canada, began serving doctors in 1877, and was a division of DENTSPLY, an international company that produces dental products and has roots that reach back to 1899
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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1978.7.33
Description
White cotton rectangular mouth mask with inverted pleat in centre to allow for expansion over the nose with a pair of 35.0 cm. long flat white cotton ties at each end; appers to be three layers of fabric wiht the centre piece a thin solid fabric and the two outer layers a close weave gauze weight f…
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Accession Number
1978.7.33
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Asepsis
Textiles
Surgery, Operative
Description
White cotton rectangular mouth mask with inverted pleat in centre to allow for expansion over the nose with a pair of 35.0 cm. long flat white cotton ties at each end; appers to be three layers of fabric wiht the centre piece a thin solid fabric and the two outer layers a close weave gauze weight fabric; washable.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
fabric: cream
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet J Box 9
Length
26.4 cm
Width
9.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit L-2017-7 Niagara Historical Society Museum 16 OCt 2017 - 28 Nov 2018.
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pocket instrument case

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7533
Dates
1939
1945
circa 1939-1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1979.1.11 a-p
Description
An imitation snakeskin, zippered case containing 3 hemostats, 2 scalpels, one pair of forceps, one needle lancet in a metal case, and 31 scalpel blades; straps hold the instruments in place.
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Accession Number
1979.1.11 a-p
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
Military Medicine
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
An imitation snakeskin, zippered case containing 3 hemostats, 2 scalpels, one pair of forceps, one needle lancet in a metal case, and 31 scalpel blades; straps hold the instruments in place.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
case - Size: Length 16.3 cm x Width 11.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. P.A. Ryan of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1939
1945
circa 1939-1945
Date Remarks
Original record had "WWII"
Material
imitation leather: black
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-17
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Gravol antiemetic kit

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7554
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1979.12.17
Description
Black fold-out plastic case with compartments for Gravol pills in glass, plastic, and cardboard containers; instructions printed on cards and displayed within case.
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Accession Number
1979.12.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Nausea -- drug therapy
Vomiting -- drug therapy
Antiemetics
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Case -- conventional medicine
Description
Black fold-out plastic case with compartments for Gravol pills in glass, plastic, and cardboard containers; instructions printed on cards and displayed within case.
Part Names
pill bottles - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
pill boxes - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Frank W. Horner Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
plastic: black; clear
paper: white; blue; black; yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-6
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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diagnostic otoscope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7561
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1979.12.6
Description
A cylindrical metal handle has an aural speculum with a plastic tip attached.
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Accession Number
1979.12.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Otolaryngology -- otoscope
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- aural
Description
A cylindrical metal handle has an aural speculum with a plastic tip attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Welch-Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skan Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
New York
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
metal: grey; silver; black
plastic: green
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottom: "J96584"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-15
Temporary Location
On loan to Museum of Health Care Education Department for Seniors’ Learning Program 22 Aug 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 20.0 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Base is corroded inside; black metal on top of base is chipped and broken.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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B-D luer-lok syringe in steritube

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7566
Dates
1945
1950
circa 1945-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1979.15.1 a-b
Description
A glass hypodermic syringe with a stainless steel tube and rubber stopper.
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Accession Number
1979.15.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Drug Therapy
Sterilization
Description
A glass hypodermic syringe with a stainless steel tube and rubber stopper.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
syringe - Size: Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
steritube - Size: Length 15.3 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Nina Drake; belonged to Dr. T.G.H. Drake.
Maker
Becton Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1945
1950
circa 1945-1950
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
rubber: red
Inscriptions
On top of stopper: "B-D"; graduated scale on syringe; on steritube: "DR. DRAKE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-5
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber may require special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
In first aid kit for use at summer cottage.
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physician's bag

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7578
Dates
1918
1980
1918-1980
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1979.20.1
Description
A black leather bag with brass clasp; interior has brown vinyl lining with pockets; there is a visiting card inserted in a front flap.
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Accession Number
1979.20.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
A black leather bag with brass clasp; interior has brown vinyl lining with pockets; there is a visiting card inserted in a front flap.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage of Toronto.
Dates
1918
1980
1918-1980
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."; and then, "Post World War I"
Material
leather: black
metal: yellow
vinyl: brown
Paper
Inscriptions
On visiting card insert: "Charles Davidson Gossage"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C1-5
Dimension Notes
Length 43.5 cm x WIdth 24.0 cm x Depth 22.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: damage to leather corners.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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medicine bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7580
Dates
1918
1980
1918-1980
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1979.20.11
Description
An empty clear glass cylindrical medicine bottle with a metal screw-on top that covers a frosted glass top; typical style for doctor's bag.
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Accession Number
1979.20.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Antisepsis
Description
An empty clear glass cylindrical medicine bottle with a metal screw-on top that covers a frosted glass top; typical style for doctor's bag.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage of Toronto.
Maker
M. B. W.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1918
1980
1918-1980
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."; and "Post World War I"
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottom: "M. B. W. U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 2 Row B
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm x Diam. 3.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Used for alcohol
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Boston physician's bag

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Dates
1900
1980
1900-1980
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1979.20.2
Description
A black leather doctor's bag with silver metal clasp; lined with black vinyl, one pocket; ribbon attached inside; a string with a key hangs from the handle of the bag.
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Accession Number
1979.20.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
A black leather doctor's bag with silver metal clasp; lined with black vinyl, one pocket; ribbon attached inside; a string with a key hangs from the handle of the bag.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1980
1900-1980
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
leather: black
metal: silver
vinyl: black
fabric: white
Inscriptions
On ribbon: "Manufacturers Guarantee This article Is Covered with Top Grain Cowhide Licensee No 300"; seal on ribbon states: "Tanners Council of America"; bottom embossed with: "12 710-42 Schell Brand Top Grain Cowhide".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C2-3
Dimension Notes
Length 31.0 cm x Width 15.6 cm x Depth 12.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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B-D Yale glass Luer tip hypodermic syringe

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Dates
1918
1980
1918-1980
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1979.20.5
Description
A black leather case with dome fasteners contains a frosted-glass syringe and a metal needle.
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Accession Number
1979.20.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections
Drug Therapy
Description
A black leather case with dome fasteners contains a frosted-glass syringe and a metal needle.
Part Names
box - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 4.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. C.D. Gossage of Toronto.
Maker
B-D Yale/Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Dates
1918
1980
1918-1980
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."; and "Post World War I"
Material
leather: black
glass: clear; red
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Syringe has measurement markings and, in red, "B-D YALE // Becton Dickinson & Co [in cursive]"; also labelled "E" and "F 60 68".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Condition Remarks
#2: some wear on the case.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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