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Dates
1882
circa 1882
Collection
Dennis and Brenda Marsden Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
003050029
Description
Two toned earthenware corked mercury bottle; the bottle is 2-tone brown, light on the body and darker on the neck; it has a paper label.
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Accession Number
003050029
Collection
Dennis and Brenda Marsden Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Mercury
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Two toned earthenware corked mercury bottle; the bottle is 2-tone brown, light on the body and darker on the neck; it has a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Found in a cabinet in the donors' basement after they bought the house from John Briscoe of Briscoe's pharmacy which was located at 229 Princess Street in Kingston from 1954 to 1966; it is likely that Briscoe acquired the collection during his career as a pharmacists.
Maker
A. W. Buchan & Co Potteries
Site Made (City)
Edinburgh
Site Made (Country)
Scotland
Dates
1882
circa 1882
Date Remarks
Internet; the number on the maker's mark (10) probably means that the bottle was made in 1910 based on similar marks on other Scottish bottles, but this is not known for sure.
Material
earthenware: brown
cork: brown
paper: cream
Inscriptions
Printed on the label: "MERCURY // LYMANS, Limited Montreal // 10 // BUCHAN // 2 // PORTOBELLO // EDINBURGH
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-1 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 23.5 cm x Diam. 7.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The label is slightly torn and stained.
Reference Types
Internet
Book
Reference Comments
Kingston City Directories; Internet: "Timeless Treasure, Antiques and Collectables Online"
Research Facts
John Briscoe took over Bishop's Drugs Ltd in 1954; Bishop owned another store at 528 Princess Street from 1946 to 1954 and it had been a drug store under other ownership from 1923 until 1946; this is a possible origin of some of the collection.
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Frohse Anatomical Charts - Chart No. 4 [educational poster]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13255
Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
000003397
Description
Educational poster concerning circulation; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; top support has silver metal ends; poster is bolted to each support with silver metal screws; white fabric tie attached at centre to bottom support; white…
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Accession Number
000003397
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Blood Circulation - charts
Teaching Materials -- charts
Description
Educational poster concerning circulation; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; top support has silver metal ends; poster is bolted to each support with silver metal screws; white fabric tie attached at centre to bottom support; white fabric tie along top support, tied to each end, to hang poster on wall; poster features illustrations printed with black, red, blue and yellow ink; at left is a general circulation schema; at right are cross-sections of the heart, both anterior and posterior views; cross-sections of skin both with and without hair at bottom; sticker affixed to top support with information regarding Hartshorn's self-acting shade roller, manufacturer's patents and addresses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Date Remarks
Based on similar artefact
Material
paper: white
ink: black, blue, red, yellow
wood: brown
fabric: white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Printed at top of poster: "FROHSE ANATOMICAL CHARTS Chart No. 4 // American Edition // EDITED AND REVISED BY MAX BRODEL"; printed at bottom of poster: "Nystrom & Co., Chicago, Ill. A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers, Chicago A. Hoen & Co. Lith. Baltimore, Md."; written on back of poster at bottom: "CIRCULATION + Heart"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-7
Dimension Notes
Length 1.89 m x Width 1.14 m x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Linen fraying at sides; paper detached from bottom right, top left; paper very worn along bottom; poster is stiff and creased from being rolled, does not lie flat on its own
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
000003400; "Herff Jones Nystrom" website; CD #10
Research Facts
A. J. Nystrom & Co. was founded in 1903 as an agent for a school map publisher in Edinburgh; in 1912 the company acquired the Goder Heiman Company, and with it the Frohse anatomical charts; as of 2010, the company exists as part of Herff Jones, Inc. and still specialises in maps and globes for classroom use.
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The Digestive System [educational poster]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13256
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
000003398
Description
Educational poster concerning the digestive system; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; supports are split into two pieces; poster is inserted into each support, along with a purple and white piece of fabric at top centre used for ty…
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Accession Number
000003398
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Digestive System -- charts
Teaching Materials -- charts
Description
Educational poster concerning the digestive system; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; supports are split into two pieces; poster is inserted into each support, along with a purple and white piece of fabric at top centre used for tying rolled poster; yellow metal hook attached to fabric tie to hang poster on wall; poster features illustrations printed with beige, blue, red, purple and yellow ink; to the left and right are illustrations of cross-sections of digestive organs, such as the liver, stomach, jejunum and pancreas, illustrations of the circulation and the course of the digestive tract; large illustration of the complete digestive system in middle; black sticker affixed to top left of support with title of poster.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, black
ink: beige, blue, yellow, red, black, purple
wood: brown
fabric: white, purple
metal: silver, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed at top of poster: "AMERICAN FROHSE ANATOMICAL CHARTS Plate No. 8// THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM // ORIGINAL DRAWINGS BY MAX BRODEL // COMPLETED BY BETTY JANE BROWNING // EDITED BY ELIZABETH BRODEL"; printed at bottom of poster: "A. HOEN & CO., BALTIMORE, U.S.A. A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers, Chicago PLATE NO. 8 // Copyright 1947, by A. J. Nystrom & Co. // All rights reserved in all countries"; stamped on bottom of poster: "CLAY-ADAMS CO. // NEW YORK // SKELETONS - MODELS // SPECIMENS - CHARTS // 7558"; printed on sticker on top: "AMER-FROHSE // NO. 8 // THE DIGESTIVE // SYSTEM"; written in pencil on back: "Digestive System // DIGESTIVE SYSTEM"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-8
Dimension Notes
Length 1.61 m x Width 1.19 m x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Linen fraying at sides; paper detached from bottom left; bottom of poster is darkened, some water damage; purple tie is faded to white in places; brown marks on back; poster is stiff and creased from being rolled, does not lie flat on its own
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Herff Jones" Web site; CD #10
Research Facts
A. J. Nystrom & Co. was founded in 1903 as an agent for a school map publisher in Edinburgh; in 1912 the company acquired the Goder Heiman Company, and with it the Frohse anatomical charts; as of 2010, the company exists as part of Herff Jones, Inc. and still specialises in maps and globes for classroom use
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American Frohse Anatomical Charts - Plate No. 9 [educational poster]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13258
Dates
1939
1950
circa 1939-1950
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
000003400
Description
Educational poster concerning the endocrine system; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; supports are split into two pieces; poster is inserted into each support, along with a purple piece of fabric at top centre used for tying rolled…
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Accession Number
000003400
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Endocrine Glands - charts
Teaching Materials -- charts
Description
Educational poster concerning the endocrine system; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; supports are split into two pieces; poster is inserted into each support, along with a purple piece of fabric at top centre used for tying rolled poster; yellow metal hook attached to fabric tie to hang poster on wall; poster features illustrations printed with black, red, blue and yellow ink; colour illustrations of endocrine glands, such as the ovary, the adrenal gland, and the thyroid, along with black and white illustrations of cross-sections of those glands at different magnifications along edges; large colour illustration of the human body showing the endocrine glands and other organs in middle; blue sticker affixed to top support with title.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1939
1950
circa 1939-1950
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, blue
ink: black, blue, red, yellow, brown, white
wood: brown
fabric: white
metal: yellow, silver
Inscriptions
Printed at top of poster: "AMERICAN FROHSE ANATOMICAL CHARTS Plate No. 9// THIS PLATE FROM ORIGINAL DRAWINGS // BY LEON SCHLOSSBERG, UNDER SUPERVISION OF MAX BRODEL // JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY // The Endocrine Glands"; printed at bottom of poster: "A. HOEN & CO., BALTIMORE, U.S.A. A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers, Chicago PLATE NO. 9 // Copyright 1939, by A. J. Nystrom & Co. // All rights reserved in all countries"; stamped on bottom of poster: "CLAY-ADAMS CO. // NEW YORK // SKELETONS - MODELS // SPECIMENS - CHARTS // 7559"; printed on sticker on top: "AMER-FROHSE // NO. 9 // THE ENDOCRINE // GLANDS"; written in pencil on back: "ENDOCRINE SYSTEM // Endocrine Glands"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-7
Dimension Notes
Length 1.59 m x Width 1.20 m x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Linen fraying at sides; brown marks along back; water damage on back at right side; poster is stiff and creased from being rolled, does not lie flat on its own
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Herff Jones Nystrom" website; CD #10
Research Facts
A. J. Nystrom & Co. was founded in 1903 as an agent for a school map publisher in Edinburgh; in 1912 the company acquired the Goder Heiman Company, and with it the Frohse anatomical charts; as of 2010, the company exists as part of Herff Jones, Inc. and still specialises in maps and globes for classroom use
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Frohse Anatomical Charts - Chart No. 1 [educational poster]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13260
Dates
1918
1940
circa 1918-1940
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
000003402
Description
Educational poster showing the skeleton; white paper with white linen backing; brown wooden support at top with silver metal ends; poster is bolted to support with silver metal screws; poster features two illustrations of human skeleton printed with brown and white ink; front view to the left; back…
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Accession Number
000003402
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Skeleton -- charts
Teaching Materials -- charts
Description
Educational poster showing the skeleton; white paper with white linen backing; brown wooden support at top with silver metal ends; poster is bolted to support with silver metal screws; poster features two illustrations of human skeleton printed with brown and white ink; front view to the left; back view to the right; brown sticker affixed to support with information regarding Hartshorn's self-acting shade roller, manufacturer's patents and addresses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1918
1940
circa 1918-1940
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white
ink: brown, white, black
wood: brown
fabric: white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Printed at top of poster: "FROHSE ANATOMICAL CHARTS // (American Edition) // EDITED AND REVISED BY MAX BRODEL // Chart No. 1"; printed at bottom of poster: "CHART NO. 1 A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers, Chicago A. Hoen & Co. Lith. Baltimore, Md. // Copyright 1918, by A. J. Nystrom & Co., Chicago, Ill."; stamped on bottom of poster: "ERVED FO COUNTRIES"; written on back of poster at bottom: "Skeleton"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-7
Dimension Notes
Length 1.84 m x Width 1.14 m x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Linen badly fraying at sides; paper very worn and darkened along top and bottom; bottom wooden support missing; metal end on right side of support loose; poster is creased from being rolled, does not lie flat on its own
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Herff Jones Nystrom" website; CD #10
Research Facts
A. J. Nystrom & Co. was founded in 1903 as an agent for a school map publisher in Edinburgh; in 1912 the company acquired the Goder Heiman Company, and with it the Frohse anatomical charts; as of 2010, the company exists as part of Herff Jones, Inc. and still specialises in maps and globes for classroom use
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American Frohse Anatomical Charts - Plate No. 6 [educational poster]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13261
Dates
1918
1940
circa 1918-1940
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
000003403 a-b
Description
Educational poster showing the viscera of the chest and abdomen (a); white paper with white linen backing; wooden cylindrical support at bottom is split into two pieces, attached via staples at ends; poster is inserted into support; top support (b) has brown metal ends; poster features illustration…
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Accession Number
000003403 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Viscera -- charts
Intestine, Large -- charts
Intestine, Small -- charts
Teaching Materials -- charts
Description
Educational poster showing the viscera of the chest and abdomen (a); white paper with white linen backing; wooden cylindrical support at bottom is split into two pieces, attached via staples at ends; poster is inserted into support; top support (b) has brown metal ends; poster features illustrations printed with beige, red, blue and yellow ink; four illustrations of the chest and abdominal cavity, each showing one of four layers; orange sticker affixed to top support with information regarding Hartshorn's self-acting map roller printed with black ink
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - poster - Size: Length 1.83 m x Width 1.20 m x Depth 2.2 cm
b - support - Size: Length 1.16 m x Diam. 2.6 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1918
1940
circa 1918-1940
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, orange
ink: black, beige, red, blue, yellow
wood: brown
fabric: white
metal: brown, silver
Inscriptions
(a) Printed at top of poster: "AMERICAN FROHSE ANATOMICAL CHARTS Plate No. 6 // EDITED, REVISED AND AUGMENTED // BY MAX BRODEL"; printed at bottom of poster: "A. J. Nystrom & Co. P[ ], Chicago PLATE NO. 9 // Copyright 1918, by A. J. Nystrom & Co. // All Rights Reserved for all Countries // A.Hoen & Co, Lith., Baltimore, Md."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-7
Condition Remarks
Linen fraying at sides; brown marks along back; bottom of poster is very worn, paper ripped in middle; bottom is covered in tape above support; poster is detached from top support; poster is stiff and creased from being rolled, does not lie flat on its own
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Herff Jones Nystrom" website; CD #10
Research Facts
A. J. Nystrom & Co. was founded in 1903 as an agent for a school map publisher in Edinburgh; in 1912 the company acquired the Goder Heiman Company, and with it the Frohse anatomical charts; as of 2010, the company exists as part of Herff Jones, Inc. and still specialises in maps and globes for classroom use
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American Frohse Anatomical Charts - Plate No. 2 [educational poster]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13263
Dates
1918
1940
circa 1918-1940
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
000003405
Description
Educational poster showing human muscular system; white paper with white linen backing; wooden cylindrical support at bottom is split into two pieces, attached via staples at ends; poster is inserted into support; top support has brown metal ends, metal hoop at centre to hang poster on wall; poster…
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Accession Number
000003405
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Muscles -- charts
Teaching Materials -- charts
Description
Educational poster showing human muscular system; white paper with white linen backing; wooden cylindrical support at bottom is split into two pieces, attached via staples at ends; poster is inserted into support; top support has brown metal ends, metal hoop at centre to hang poster on wall; poster is stapled to top support; poster features two illustrations of the human muscular sytem printed with beige, red and white ink; front view to the left, back view to the right; orange sticker affixed to top support with information regarding Hartshorn's self-acting map roller printed with black ink.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
A. J. Nystrom & Co. Publishers
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1918
1940
circa 1918-1940
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, orange
ink: red, white, beige, black
wood: brown
fabric: white
metal: brown, silver
Inscriptions
Printed at top of poster: "AMERICAN FROHSE // ANATOMICAL // CHARTS Plate No. 2 // EDITED, REVISED // AND AUGMENTED // BY MAX BRODEL"; printed at bottom of poster: "A. J. Nystrom & Co. // Publishers. // Chicago // A.Hoen & Co. Lith. Baltimore, Md. // PLATE NO. 9 // Copyright 1918, by A. J. Nystrom & Co. // All Rights Reserved for all Countries"; written on sticker on bottom support: "MUSCULAR SYSTEM"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-7
Dimension Notes
Length 1.87 m x Width 1.17 m x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Linen fraying at sides; poster is darkened on back; bottom is covered in tape above support; large crease at top front; poster is stiff and creased from being rolled, does not lie flat on its own.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Herff Jones Nystrom" website; CD #10
Research Facts
A. J. Nystrom & Co. was founded in 1903 as an agent for a school map publisher in Edinburgh; in 1912 the company acquired the Goder Heiman Company, and with it the Frohse anatomical charts; as of 2010, the company exists as part of Herff Jones, Inc. and still specialises in maps and globes for classroom use
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