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floor polisher

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Dates
1850
circa 1850
Collection
County of Lennox & Addington Museum and Archives Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996007001
Description
Wooden floor polisher with long wooden handle, base made from a block of wood with bristles on bottom, with a coarse, heavy, burlap-like band backed with rubber tacked to the base on three sides; base wood has gone dark with age.
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Accession Number
996007001
Collection
County of Lennox & Addington Museum and Archives Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Equipment and Supplies
Rehabilitation
Description
Wooden floor polisher with long wooden handle, base made from a block of wood with bristles on bottom, with a coarse, heavy, burlap-like band backed with rubber tacked to the base on three sides; base wood has gone dark with age.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by County of Lennox and Addington Museum and Archives; original provenance was Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1850
circa 1850
Date Remarks
Rockwood Asylum built in the 1840s
Material
wood: brown
bristle: beige
burlap: light grey
rubber: black
metal: dark grey
paint: black
Inscriptions
Top of base is marked with black paint which is still visible: "THREE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 164.0 cm. x Width: 44.0 cm. x Depth: 28.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Much-used, dark with age or stain, especially the base; nails used to secure burlap padding are beginning to rust; one deep crack in base at either side of handle; many small cracks throughout base; bristles on bottom are worn
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Research Facts
A very old, very heavy floor polisher, described by the owner as the oldest in Ontario; originally came from Rockwood Asylum, now Kingston Psychiatric Hospital; the polisher was dragged or pushed by hand; possibly made at Kingston Penitentiary by convict labour
Exhibit History
On exhibit at the Pump House Museum, Kingston, Ontario L-2017-4; 24 April 2017 – 28 Aug 2017.
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The Family Physician A Manual of Domestic Medicine Vol. V [book]

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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
Accession Number
016014001
Description
Dark burgundy fabric hard covered book with lots of illustrations and photographs; gilding applied to edges of pages; decorative spine; 379 pages.
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Accession Number
016014001
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Dark burgundy fabric hard covered book with lots of illustrations and photographs; gilding applied to edges of pages; decorative spine; 379 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Cassell and Company, Limited
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
fabric: red
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE // FAMILY PHYSICIAN // A Manual of Domestic Meidicne // NEW AND ENLARGED EDITION // VOL. V // CASSELL AND COMPANY, LIMITED // LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK & MELBOURNE // ALL RIGHTS RESERVED"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
23.5 cm
Width
16.8cm
Depth
2.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Covers show wear especially along edges; numerous punctured holes in front cover as is used under something being nailed
Copy Type
original
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Moral Principles and Medical Practice 2nd Ed. [book]

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Dates
1897
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
Accession Number
016014002
Description
Dark green fabric hard covered book without illustrations; page 93-94 ripped from book; hand written in black ink on frontispiece; 232 pages.
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Accession Number
016014002
Author
Rev. Charles Coppens, S.J.
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Dark green fabric hard covered book without illustrations; page 93-94 ripped from book; hand written in black ink on frontispiece; 232 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Benzigger Brothers
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1897
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
fabric: green
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "MORAL PRINCIPLES AND // MEDICAL PRACTICE // THE BASIS OF MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE // BY // REV. CHARLES COPPENS, S.J. // SECOND EDITION // NEW YORK, CINCINNATI, CHICAGO: // BENZIGGER BROTHERS, // Printers of the Holy Apostolic See. // 1897"; hand written on frontispiece: "Wm Foley // 1897"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.5 cm
Width
14.3 cm
Depth
2.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Covers show wear especially along edges
Copy Type
original
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The Hygiene of Marriage A Detailed Consideration of Sex and Marriage New Revised Edition [book]

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Dates
1943
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
Accession Number
016014003
Description
Black fabric hard covered book without illustrations; 232 pages.
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Accession Number
016014003
Author
Millard S. Everett
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Black fabric hard covered book without illustrations; 232 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
ClevelandThe World Publishing Copmany
Site Made (City)
Cleveland
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1943
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
fabric: black
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE HYGIENE // OF MARRIAGE // A DETAILED CONSIDERATION OF SEX // AND MARRIAGE // BY MILLARD S. EVERETT // FOREWARD BY // CLARA M. DAVIS, M.D // INTRODUCTION BY // T. V. SMITH // NEW REVISED EDITION // THE WORLD PUBLISHING COMPANY // CLEVELAND AND NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.9 cm
Width
14.0 cm
Depth
2.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Covers show wear especially along edges with minor bend on cover corners
Copy Type
original
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The Invalids Hotel and Surgical Institute - A Remedial Home [book]

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Dates
1926
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
Accession Number
016014004
Description
Black fabric hard covered book includes illustrations and photographs; 1011 pages.
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Accession Number
016014004
Author
R. V. Pierce, M.D.
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Black fabric hard covered book includes illustrations and photographs; 1011 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
World's Dispensary Medical Association
Site Made (City)
Buffalo
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1926
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: tan, cream
ink: black
fabric: black
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE INVALIDS' HOTEL // AND // SURGICAL INSTITUTE // AT BUFFALO, N.Y. // A Remedial Home // ESTABLISHED BY // Dr. R. V. Pierce // AND LOCATED IN ONE OF TEH HEALTHIEST // CITIES IN THE UNITED STATES // SEE HEALTH STATISTICS // Within an hour's run by Trolley, or less // by Steam Rail Road, to // NIAGARA FALLS // The Greatest Beauty Spot in the United States // See page 941"; on spine: "The // People's // MEDICAL // ADVISOR"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.4 cm
Width
14.0 cm
Depth
4.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Covers show wear especially along edges with minor bend on front right edge; original book boards with new fabric spine and label
Copy Type
original
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'Surgery of Modern Warfare' Vol. 1 2nd Ed [book]

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Dates
1942
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
Accession Number
016014005
Description
Red fabric hard covered book with illustrations, photographs, and charts; gold text on spine; hand written inside and back cover with same name; 480 pages.
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Accession Number
016014005
Author
Hamilton Bailey, F.R.C.S. Editor
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Red fabric hard covered book with illustrations, photographs, and charts; gold text on spine; hand written inside and back cover with same name; 480 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
E. & S. Livingstone
Site Made (City)
Edinburgh
Site Made (State)
Scotland
Site Made (Country)
Great Britian
Dates
1942
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
fabric: red
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "SURGERY // OF // MODERN WARFARE // EDITED BY HAMILTON BAILEY, F.R.C.S. // COMPILED BY SEVENTY-TWO CONTIBUTORS // VOLUME 1 // With 375 Illustrations // Many in Color // Second Edition //(Complete in Two Volumes) // EDINBURGH // E & S. LIVINGSTON // 16 ADN 17 TEVIOT PLACE // 1942"; hand written inside and back cover: "1-10-42 // J. E. Howis Capt. // R.C.A.A.C.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
25.5 cm
Width
17.8cm
Depth
3.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Covers show wear especially along edges; front cover with black spot
Copy Type
original
Images
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Science and Art of Surgery Vol. 1 7th ed [book]

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Dates
1878
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
Accession Number
016014006
Description
Pale tan calfskin hard covered book with illustrations; black band with gold text on spine; hand written inside cover and embossed from book store; 947 pages.
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Accession Number
016014006
Author
John Eric Erichssen, F.R.S., F.R.C.S.
Collection
Collier Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Home Health
MeSH Heading
Home Health
Description
Pale tan calfskin hard covered book with illustrations; black band with gold text on spine; hand written inside cover and embossed from book store; 947 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Henry C. Lea
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1878
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
leather: tan
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE // SCIENCE AND ART // OF SURGERY // BEING // A TREATISE ON SURGICAL INJURIES, DISEASES, // AND OPERATIONS // BY JOHN ERIC ERICHSEN, F.R.S., F.R.C.S. // REVISED BY THE AUTHOR, // FROM THE SEVENTH AND ENLARGED ENGLISH EDITION // Illustrated with Eight Hundred and Sixty-two Engravings on Wood // VOL. 1 // PHILADELPHIA: // HENRY C. LEA // 1878"; handwritten inside cover: "Dr. Hubbs" embosed inside cover: "PERRY'S BOOK STORE // MUSIC & STATIONARY // 3D AVE & 23D ST"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
23.5 cm
Width
15.8cm
Depth
6.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Covers show wear especially along edges
Copy Type
original
Images
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