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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005072
Description
Hollow, cylindrical metal cup; open, bilaterially symmetrical top with semicircular divot in the rim; cup tapers to closed, flat bottom.
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Accession Number
995005072
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Cooking and Eating Utensils
Food Services, Hospital
Description
Hollow, cylindrical metal cup; open, bilaterially symmetrical top with semicircular divot in the rim; cup tapers to closed, flat bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Allen & Hanburys Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on side: "ALLEN & HANBURYS LTD ["TD" superscripted] // ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Depth 10.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Outside slightly tarnished and worn; inside very tarnished, with a residue of undetermined origin.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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Atlas of Technics

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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
995005082
Description
A flip-book, square in shape, 45 pages; the book describes the techniques for intra-articular, soft-tissue and intrabursal injections with suspension; pages are bound with a plastic binding and cover overlay is plastic; book is divided into 13 subsections for different parts of the body; book has n…
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Accession Number
995005082
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Injections
Manuals
Description
A flip-book, square in shape, 45 pages; the book describes the techniques for intra-articular, soft-tissue and intrabursal injections with suspension; pages are bound with a plastic binding and cover overlay is plastic; book is divided into 13 subsections for different parts of the body; book has numerous pictures to illustrate technique.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Merck, Sharp & Dohme
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
paper: white
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on the cover: "ATLAS OF TECHNICS // FOR INTRA-ARTICULAR, SOFT-TISSUE AND INTRABURSAL INJECTIONS WITH SUSPENSION // MERCK SHARP & DOHME"; a small illustration is present in the lower left hand corner of two overlapping surfaces with the initals M, S, and D within it; printed on the thirteen sub-section tabs are the following: "PARACENTESIS OF THE TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT"; "PARACENTESIS OF THE ELBOW"; "PARACENTESIS OF THE SHOULDER AND NEARBY JOINTS"; "PARACENTESIS OF THE WRIST AND FINGERS"; "PARACENTESIS OF THE HIP"; "PARACENTESIS OF THE KNEE"; "PARACENTESIS OF THE ANKLE AND JOINTS OF THE FOOT"; "VALUE OF PARACENTESIS OF THE BURSAE IN TREATMENT OF BURSITIS"; "TENOSYNOVITIS"; "TRIGGER FINGER/ANKLE SPRAIN"; "UPPER AND LOWER BACK PAIN"; "GANGLIA/KNEE SPRAINS AND STRAINS"; "PERITENDINITIS/DOSAGE"; printed inside back: "WHEN SYSTEMIC EFFECTS ARE REQUIRED . . . // THE ALL-PURPOSE PARENTERAL STEROID // INJECTION // HYDELTRASOL® // Prednisolone 21-phosphate // [see attached photcopy for more detail]".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #2
Dimension Notes
Length 23.2 cm x Width 21.7 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Plastic and paper have yellowed with age; plastic cover overlay is completely torn.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Research Facts
Promotional item for Merck Sharp & Dohme's Hydeltrasol.
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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005086
Description
A rubber bulb attached to a hollow cylindrical glass tube, with a hole in the top; both ends of tube inside have rubber stops with holes to match the one in the glass; nested inside this is a metal slug with a flat top and conical bottom; squeezing the ball propels the metal slug up the tube.
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Accession Number
995005086
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Exercise Therapy -- instrumentation
Hand Injuries
Hand Strength
Description
A rubber bulb attached to a hollow cylindrical glass tube, with a hole in the top; both ends of tube inside have rubber stops with holes to match the one in the glass; nested inside this is a metal slug with a flat top and conical bottom; squeezing the ball propels the metal slug up the tube.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
rubber: yellow; blue-grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-10
Dimension Notes
Length 17.9 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Bulb rubber is worn but in good condition; wear and scratches on glass.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 (similar to item #72305-060, although the artifact is mechanical, not digital) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Research Facts
For strengthening finger grip after injury or illness.
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thermometer carrying case

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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
995005087
Description
(a) Hollow, cylindrical metal tube with an open top and closed bottom; approximately 1 cm from top two small (approx. 2 mm) bars of metal project from the tube; (b) cap, a hollow cylindrical metal tube with a closed top and open bottom.
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Accession Number
995005087
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Body Temperature
Physical Examination
Description
(a) Hollow, cylindrical metal tube with an open top and closed bottom; approximately 1 cm from top two small (approx. 2 mm) bars of metal project from the tube; (b) cap, a hollow cylindrical metal tube with a closed top and open bottom.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 9.4 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
b - cap - Size: Length 2.7 cm x Diam. 0.6 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-4
Condition Remarks
Minor wear only
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 (similar to item #14595-002) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Equipment and Supplies
Accession Number
995005089 a-c
Description
(a) Metal handle, T-shaped with a hole drilled through the shaft; bottom of both arms curved in three concave arcs, for grip, and oval openings running the length of both arms; (b) solid metal hook, the shaft of which runs through (a); bottom 1.5 cm is threaded to attach to (c); (c) circular metal …
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Accession Number
995005089 a-c
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Equipment and Supplies
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
(a) Metal handle, T-shaped with a hole drilled through the shaft; bottom of both arms curved in three concave arcs, for grip, and oval openings running the length of both arms; (b) solid metal hook, the shaft of which runs through (a); bottom 1.5 cm is threaded to attach to (c); (c) circular metal washer with textured outside surface.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 13.9 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 1.3 cm
b - hook - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
c - washer - Size: Length 1.0 cm x Diam. 1.3 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-13
Condition Remarks
(a) Metal is worn and pitted; (b) threading has inactive corrosion; spots also on curved sections of hook; (c) light wear only
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 129 (similar to item #3–603–P); Mary White, retired OR nurse; Claire Kelly, retired OR nurse
Research Facts
Handle attached to a pulley rope so a patient could pull himself upright in bed; commonly used in beds where patients were recovering from leg surgery.
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slide holder and slides

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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
995005090 a-d
Description
(a) Slide holder, a C-shaped block of metal with right-angled corners and a threaded hole in the top arm; (b) screw with a smooth top, textured sides with a plastic tip to help hold (c) and (d) in place; (c) rectangular glass slide with bevelled edges and a small (
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Accession Number
995005090 a-d
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Specimen Collection
Microscopy
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
(a) Slide holder, a C-shaped block of metal with right-angled corners and a threaded hole in the top arm; (b) screw with a smooth top, textured sides with a plastic tip to help hold (c) and (d) in place; (c) rectangular glass slide with bevelled edges and a small (
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - slide holder - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 1.2 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
b - screw - Size: Length 1.3 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
c - slide - Size: Length 2.5 cm x Width 1.2 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
d - slide - Size: Length 2.5 cm x Width 1.2 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-9
Condition Remarks
Light wear on metal of (a)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 (similar to item #28490) (see attached photocopy); Mary White, Claire Kelly, retired KGH OR nurses; CD #9
Research Facts
Used for holding tissue and blood samples
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routine proctological examination pamphlet

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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
995005102
Description
Paper pamphlet, folding into five square pieces, contains information on the proper techniques for a routine proctological examination; comes complete with a diagram of a proctoscope and patient positioning diagrams; French version of instructions printed on reverse side.
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Accession Number
995005102
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Colorectal Surgery
Physical Examination
Manuals
Description
Paper pamphlet, folding into five square pieces, contains information on the proper techniques for a routine proctological examination; comes complete with a diagram of a proctoscope and patient positioning diagrams; French version of instructions printed on reverse side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Roussel (Canada) Ltd..
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: white; blue; black
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "the // technique // of routine // proctological // examination // OBTURATOR // TIP // FLANGE"; printed inside: "An investigation of the anus and rectum is an // indispensable part of any physical check-up. Although // unpleasant to the patient, it is an examination which he // anticipates and expects. The proctological examination // can considerably amplify the information gathered // from a routine digital inspection. // The more frequently the physician conducts the // proctological examination, the more adept he becomes // at it, and the more likely he is to discover and diagnose // ano-rectal disorders. // The recommended technique of routine proctological // examination is as follows: // [instructions listed] // ROUSSEL // ROUSSEL (CANADA) LTD. // 2795 Bates Road, // Montreal 251, P.Q. // Illustration 1 // Illustration 2 // Illustration 3"; French version identical to English version printed on reverse.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #2
Dimension Notes
Length 44.8 cm x Width 10.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some creases and dents in paper; French cover has layer of paper removed, approx. 0.5 cm x 2.0 cm in size
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Attached photocopies; CD #9
Research Facts
See attached photocopies for more information
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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
995005106 a-c
Description
(a) Cardboard rectangular case with a matchbook-syle flip front; bottom of front has a printed unicorn image; inside is plastic package that holds (b) and (c); (b,c) wood and cotton swabs consisting of a thin (approx. 2 mm) wooden cylindrical stem topped with a cotton swab; swab appears to be suffu…
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Accession Number
995005106 a-c
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Bacterial Infections -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drugs -- topical -- container
Description
(a) Cardboard rectangular case with a matchbook-syle flip front; bottom of front has a printed unicorn image; inside is plastic package that holds (b) and (c); (b,c) wood and cotton swabs consisting of a thin (approx. 2 mm) wooden cylindrical stem topped with a cotton swab; swab appears to be suffused with ointment.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 10.6 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
b - swab - Size: Length 7.6 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
c - swab - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Burroughs Wellcome & Co. (Canada) Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
plastic: clear
cardboard: blue; black; white
wood: brown
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on the front cover, top: "For the Medical Profession only // 'NEOSPORIN'* // The preferred combination // of topical antibiotics // *TRADE MARK"; printed on the front cover, bottom: "BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO. // (CANADA) LTD. MONTREAL"; printed on back cover: "'NEOSPORIN'* // AEROSOL // Polymyxin B – // Bacitracin – // Neomycin // 'NEOSPORIN'* // CREAM // Polymyxin B – // Neomycin – // Gramicidin // 'NEOSPORIN'* // OINTMENT // Polymyxin B – // 'NEOSPORIN'* // OPHTHALMIC AND // OTIC SOLUTION // Polymyxin B – // Neomycin – // Gramicidin // 'NEOSPORIN'* POWDER // Polymyxin B – // Bacitracin – // Neomycin // *TRADE MARK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
(a) Cover stained, worn, and creased; inside plastic case is ripped; (b,c) in good condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 ([b,c] similar to item #23386-100) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
Research Facts
Topical antiseptic, currently in use
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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995005111
Description
Open-topped glass cylinder with threaded neck and closed bottom; paper label covers seven-eighths of circumference.
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Accession Number
995005111
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Pediatrics
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Open-topped glass cylinder with threaded neck and closed bottom; paper label covers seven-eighths of circumference.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Mead Johnson
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: amber
paper: off-white; light blue
Inscriptions
Printed paper label, left column: "USE AS DIRECTED BY // YOUR PHYSICIAN // Daily dose // Preventative: 0.3 to 0.6 cc. or as prescribed. // Therapeutic: 3 cc. (5 dropperfuls of 0.6 cc) or as prescribed. Divide into 3 doses between meals. // Give in water or fruit juice, preferably // between meals. // Each cc. contains 125 mg. ferous // sulphate, equivalent to 25 mg. ele- // mental iron. // Fer-In-Sol drops, like all // medicines, should be kept out // of reach of children. // W2467"; printed paper label, centre column: "3.5 CC. // DROPS // FER-IN-SOL // FERROUS SULPHATE SOLUTION // Mead Johnson"; printed paper label, right column: "ADMINISTRER SELON LED INDI- // CATIONS DE VOTRE MÉDICIN // Dose quotidienne // Préventive: 0.3 à 0.6 cc. ou tel que // prescrit. // Thérapeutique: 3 cc. (5 compte- // gouttes de 0.6 cc.) ou tel que prescrit. // Partagez la dose quotidienne en trois // portions données entre les repas. // Le Fer-In-Sol doit être administré // dans de l'eau ou du jus de fruits, de // préference entré les repas. // Chaque cc. contient 125 mg. de sul- // fate ferreux. l'équivalent de 25 mg. de fer élémentaire. // Comme pour tous les autres // médicaments, on ne doit pas // laisser les gouttes Fer-In-Sol // à la portée des enfants."; printed label, vertical writing: "(L) 130 A-A"; embossed on bottom of bottle: "12 // [symbol consisting of a blackened dot next to a diamond shape with a similar blackened dot inside]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 4.2 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Cap is missing; glass is in good condition.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Iron supplement for infants, still in use today.
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Surgical Pathology [textbook]

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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
995005124
Description
Hardbound textbook discussing surgical pathology; plain front cover; book wrapped in fabric; title printed on the spine; book is a typed collection of reference pages bound together; no publisher; 321 pages.
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Accession Number
995005124
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Pathology, Surgical
Textbooks
Description
Hardbound textbook discussing surgical pathology; plain front cover; book wrapped in fabric; title printed on the spine; book is a typed collection of reference pages bound together; no publisher; 321 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. William E. Burns of Napanee, Ontario
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
fabric: burgundy
Inscriptions
Handwritten on the front cover: "-Burns."; printed on spine: "Surgical // Pathology"; handwritten on the first page: "William [illeg] Burns. M. D. C. M. // Napanee, Ont."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 28.2 cm x Width 22.1 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear along edges; pages faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
JPG
Reference Comments
Remarks in donor file; CD #2
Research Facts
Dr. William E. Burns is a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; book may also have belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
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