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self-retaining chest electrode

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
1982.5.3
Description
A rubber bulb in a metal mount.
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Accession Number
1982.5.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Electrocardiography
Cardiology
Description
A rubber bulb in a metal mount.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
rubber: red
metal: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-8
Condition Remarks
Bulb disintegrating; #2: Rubber requires special treatment
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Optical trial eyeglasses

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Dates
1908
1911
circa 1908-1911
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1982.7.1 a-m
Description
A long, narrow case covered in black fabric and lined with velvet containing 10 pairs of spectacles for ascertaining the size of eyeglasses suitable for the patient; rimless, pince-nez type with gold-coloured metal nosepieces; a paper label inside lid gives sizing information.
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Accession Number
1982.7.1 a-m
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Vision Tests
Optometry
Description
A long, narrow case covered in black fabric and lined with velvet containing 10 pairs of spectacles for ascertaining the size of eyeglasses suitable for the patient; rimless, pince-nez type with gold-coloured metal nosepieces; a paper label inside lid gives sizing information.
Number Of Parts
13
Part Names
case - Size: Length 28.5 cm x Width 12.5 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J.W. Scott, from the effects of his father.
Maker
Consolidated Optical Co., Ltd.
Dates
1908
1911
circa 1908-1911
Material
fabric: black; brown
metal: yellow
glass: clear
paper: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: a logo: "CONSOL // THE MARK OF // QUALITY"; below this, "EYEGLASSES" followed by 12 lines of measurements, with additional hand-printed information; then, "Dimensions based on 0 eye // "Consol" Specialities // Consol Frames // Sta zon Eyeglasses // Velcote Temples // Consolidated [cursive] // OPTICAL COMPANY // LIMITED"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-11
Condition Remarks
Lid and closing fold detached; #2: the lid has come off the case.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photocopy of label; CD #UHN
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urethral injection syringe

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1982.9.1 a-b
Description
A glass syringe with a glass (?) plunger fits into a wooden cylinder.
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Accession Number
1982.9.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Urology -- instrumentation
Drug Therapy
Description
A glass syringe with a glass (?) plunger fits into a wooden cylinder.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
syringe
cylinder - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. M.E. Albertson of Toronto.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
glass: clear
wood: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photocopy attached to accession sheet; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Given to Dr. Albertson by Dr. Louis Joseph Sebert (1886-1942), U of T 1911, when he retired from practice.
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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1983.3.1 a-y
Description
A black, fabric-covered wooden case (y) with a carrying handle and plated metal clasp opens to reveal compartments divided in two, each mounted with metal springs to hold a total of 24 one-oz. vials with cork stoppers;some are marked with oval paper labels with red printed edges bearing a typed or …
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Accession Number
1983.3.1 a-y
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Drug Packaging
MM= Drug Case -- conventional medicine
Description
A black, fabric-covered wooden case (y) with a carrying handle and plated metal clasp opens to reveal compartments divided in two, each mounted with metal springs to hold a total of 24 one-oz. vials with cork stoppers;some are marked with oval paper labels with red printed edges bearing a typed or handwritten name.
Number Of Parts
25
Part Names
a-x - vials - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
y - case - Size: Length 33.0 cm x Width 28.0 cm x Depth 4.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. F.L. Lawson.
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Material
fabric: black
wood: brown
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: white
ink: black; red
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Springs on metal strip stamped, "PATD. SEP. 2. 1890"; labels read: (a) "Magnesia"; (b) "Soda"; (c) "Pure Thymoline"; (d) "Dover Powders 5 Grs"; (e) "Aromatic Spts of Ammonia"; (f) "A.B.S.C. Pills [aconite, belladonna, senna, cascara--a laxative]"; (g) "Calomel 1 gr."; (h) "Dover Powders 1 gr."; (i) "Oil of Cloves"; (j) "Bismuth"; (k) "Cathartic"; (l) "Aspirin"; (m) "Pure Olive Oil"; (p) "Peppermint"; (q) "Pure Turpentine"; (t) "Mouthwash"; (u) "Soda Mint" (handwritten plain white label); (v) "Headache"; (w) handwritten: "Licorice, Lindseed, Chlorodine"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-3
Condition Remarks
2004: glass vials slightly stained
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments and Physicians' Surgical Supplies," Sharp and Smith, 1908, pp. 669-672; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Bought by the donor in 1983 at an antique shop. Less elaborate, poorer workmanship than similar cases shown in catalogues.
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female catheters

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1984.14.10 a-b
Description
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
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Accession Number
1984.14.10 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
b - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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surgeon's pocket case

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Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1984.14.1 a-o
Description
Two-fold black leather surgeon's pocket case (o) lined with tan leather and fastened with a press-stud; contains a small pocket in the back compartment; there are knives mounted on hinged-metal plates; other instruments are held by a flap with spaces for individual instruments; included are: (a) cu…
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Accession Number
1984.14.1 a-o
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
MM= Surgical Set
Description
Two-fold black leather surgeon's pocket case (o) lined with tan leather and fastened with a press-stud; contains a small pocket in the back compartment; there are knives mounted on hinged-metal plates; other instruments are held by a flap with spaces for individual instruments; included are: (a) curved bistoury; (b) straight bistoury; (c) tenaculum; (d) scalpel; (e) tenotomy knife; (f) eyed probe; (g) compound catheter, male; (h) compound catheter, female; (i) director and tongue tie; (j) extension piece for catheter; (k) caustic holder; (l) scissors; (m) artery forceps and needle holder; (n) packet of 6 curved needles.
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
o - case - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm (closed)
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W. J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J. P WIlson.
Maker
Chandler
Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Material
metal: silver
leather: black; tan
Inscriptions
Instruments are marked "Chandler"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-17
Condition Remarks
(a) point is broken off bistoury; the case is worn; one flap is nearly separated from the case; one knife and one other instrument missing; #2: the leather is hard and cracking.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Dr. J. P. Wilson graduated from University of Toronto in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Prescriptions, Non-Drug
Cancer
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Material
Paper
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on lined paper: "Cure for Cancer // Equal parts // Chloride of zinc // Blood root // Spring wheat Flower. // Mix thoroughly and Paint on Cancer. Cover // with Silk [illeg.] Plaster. // Three applications will Cure the worst cancer."
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 12.8 cm x Width 20.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Edges torn; paper has been folded and mended along horizontal split.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Donor found this paper in with his father's instruments; no knowledge of where it came from. Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Traube's percussion hammer

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
Accession Number
1984.14.2
Description
Hammer has a nickel-plated stem, a solid rubber hammer tip, and a plastic handle.
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Accession Number
1984.14.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
MeSH Heading
Neurologic Examination -- instrumentation
Reflex -- instrumentation
MM= Percussion Aid -- hammer
Description
Hammer has a nickel-plated stem, a solid rubber hammer tip, and a plastic handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson.
Maker
J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: dark grey
rubber: black
plastic: ivory
Inscriptions
Handle marked with donor's initials, "WJW"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-1
Dimension Notes
Length 16.5 cm x Width 4.0 c,
Condition Remarks
Signs of wear on rubber tip.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Allen & Hanbury catalogue, 1905, p. 852 (similar to Bennett's percussor); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Bought second-hand for use by donor, a paediatrician, but judged "too hard" for use on his patients.
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Troeltsch's angular ear probe

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1984.14.3
Description
Metal probe is at a 135° angle to a ridged, flat handle; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1984.14.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe
Description
Metal probe is at a 135° angle to a ridged, flat handle; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-16
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1984.14.4
Description
Flexible, metal-plated, eyed probe; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1984.14.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Wounds and Injuries
MM= Exploring Instruments -- probe
Description
Flexible, metal-plated, eyed probe; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-7
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 24.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Bent in many places; tarnished.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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