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electroencephalograph

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10679
Dates
1974
1995
circa 1974-1995
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
Accession Number
004009001 a-n
Description
Portable mobile stainless steel electroencephalograph machine model MEB-INT with large rubber wheels; capable of taking sixteen measurements at once and has a faceplate with mulitple colour coded tiny buttons and dials in rows for each measurement; table-top section beneath the faceplate acts as a …
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Accession Number
004009001 a-n
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurology
MeSH Heading
Electroencephalography
Neurology -- instrumentation
Description
Portable mobile stainless steel electroencephalograph machine model MEB-INT with large rubber wheels; capable of taking sixteen measurements at once and has a faceplate with mulitple colour coded tiny buttons and dials in rows for each measurement; table-top section beneath the faceplate acts as a printer, pulling paper from a compartment beneath and sending it through a series of recording needles which record the brain waves; metal attachable (b) which hangs off the left side and catches the printed chart paper; sitting inside the tray is a stack of used paper (c); box full of unused paper in the compartment (d); metal plate (e) which covers the ink cartridges which is currently unattached; five electrodes (f-j) (three orange, one black, and one gray), and two portable electrode boards (k-l), which appear to be later than the rest of the machine; the boards are plastic boxes with gray cords; thin yellow plastic pen or pointer like device (m) and a grey printer cable (n) that plugs into INPUT socket on side of machine.
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - electroencephalograph
b - tray
c - used paper
d - unused paper in box
e - plate (ink cover)
f - electrode
g - electrode
h - electrode
i - electrode
j - electrode
k - electrode board
l - electrode board
m - yellow pointer
n - printer cable
Provenance
Owned and used at the Kingston Penitentiary Hospital; it was transferred to the Penitentiary Museum in November 2000 after it was deemed obsolete.
Maker
Grass Instruments Co.
Site Made (City)
Quincy
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1974
1995
circa 1974-1995
Date Remarks
The date "March 1974" is stamped on a plate on the side; the electrodes are from the 1990s, there are dates on them; the boards appear to be later as well.
Material
metal: silver; green
plastic: white; blue; orange; yellow; black; silver; yellow
rubber: orange; black; gray
paper: white
Inscriptions
"GRASS ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPH MODEL 8-16" on the front of the face along with various dial and button information and safety information; "March 1974" stamped on a plate on the left side; the electrodes have dates on them, they are either Sept 1991 or May 1994; the mini-electrode boards have "MINI ELECTRODE BOARD // GRASS INST. CO // QUINCY MASS. U.S.A. // MODEL // MEB-INT" on them
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1 - Floor
Dimension Notes
a - Length 76.0 cm x Width 65.5 cm x Depth 117.0 cm
b - Length 38.5 cm x Width 31.0 cm x Depth 25.7 cm
c - Length 36.0 cm x Width 30 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
d - Length 38.0 cm x Width 32.0 cm x Depth 10.0 cm
e - Length 41.0 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
f - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
g - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
h - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
i - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
j - Length 28.5 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
k - Length 57.0 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
l - Length 57.0 cm x Width 8.3 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
m - Length 11.2 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
n - Length 435.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The ink from the printer has leaked and run over parts of the machine body and face; there is some staining; the tray is badly deformed and will not securely attached; there is a plastic hinged plate which covers the pens on the machine that is coming off because the hinge is bent out of shape.
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Internet: "The Bakken Library and Museum"
Exhibit History
On exhibit at Musée de la civilisation de Québec 13 March 2017 - 30 March 2018
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examination table

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11273
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
999011001
Description
A wooden examination table; painted white; adjustable; the surface is made of greenish leather and is in three pieces; has flared base acting as a step stool; it appears that the table is meant to be adjustable at one end to allow it to dip to the floor on that end while the other remains stationar…
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Accession Number
999011001
Collection
Correctional Services of Canada Museum Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Physical Examination
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, medical
Description
A wooden examination table; painted white; adjustable; the surface is made of greenish leather and is in three pieces; has flared base acting as a step stool; it appears that the table is meant to be adjustable at one end to allow it to dip to the floor on that end while the other remains stationary (but the table is too fragile to attempt); there are four screws sticking out of one side of the table that appear modern.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Penitentiary Hospital in the 1930's.
Maker
Military Hospitals Commission Industries
Site Made (City)
Guelph
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1939
circa 1930-1939
Date Remarks
The donor says it was made in the 1930s.
Material
wood: white
leather: green
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-Floor
Dimension Notes
Length 193.0 cm x Width 74.5 cm x Depth 80.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The leather is very brittle and the paint is chipping off of the wood.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dave St. Onge; CD #2
Research Facts
The donor extrapolated the maker and date information from a similar table at the Correctional Services of Canada Museum; the table is somewhat inaccessible at the time of accessioning, it should be further evaluated at a later time.
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student nurse late passes

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Dates
1962
1963
circa 1962-1963
Collection
Bonnie Hartley Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Ephemera
Accession Number
013012001 a-f
Description
Small yellow paper envelope with four small midnight paper passes and one 1:00 A.M. pass inside for Bonnie Hartley; on the front of the envelope in the top right corner is the number 21, followed by the name of the student nurse, Bonnie Bentley; at the top of each card on the front side is the sch…
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Accession Number
013012001 a-f
Collection
Bonnie Hartley Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Education
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Education, Nursing -- ephemera
Description
Small yellow paper envelope with four small midnight paper passes and one 1:00 A.M. pass inside for Bonnie Hartley; on the front of the envelope in the top right corner is the number 21, followed by the name of the student nurse, Bonnie Bentley; at the top of each card on the front side is the school of nursing following this is the time in which the pass can be used, then the name of the user and finally the signature and credentials of the person authorizing the pass; on the back is a list of 5 to 8 dates, indicating the times it was used and when.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - envelope: Length 8.8 cm x Width 15.2 cm x Depth 0.02 cm
b - pass: Length 6.3 cm x Width 10.2 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
c - e - pass: Length 6.3 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
f - pass: Length 6.1 cm x Width 10.2 cm x Depth 0.01 cm
Provenance
Originally owned by Bonnie Hartley, graduating Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1962
1963
circa 1962-1963
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: yellow, cream
ink: black, blue
Inscriptions
(a) On the front: "21. HARTLEY, Bonnie"; (b) On the front: "SCHOOL OF NURSING // Kingston General Hospital // 12:00 A.M. MIDNIGHT PASS // HARTLEY, Bonnie // Hilda V. Lake // Associate Director, Nursing Education"; on the back: "JUL 1962 // SEP 1962 // DEC 1962 // FEB 1963 // APR 1963 // JUN 1963 // JUL 1963"; (c) On the front: "SCHOOL OF NURSING // Kingston General Hospital // 12:00 A.M. MIDNIGHT PASS // HARTLEY, Bonnie // Hilda V. Lake // Associate Director, Nursing Education"; on the back: "JUN 1962 // AUG 1962 // OCT 1962 // DEC 1962 // FEB 1963 // APR 1963 // JUN 1963 // JUL 1963"; (d) on the front: "SCHOOL OF NURSING // Kingston General Hospital // 12:00 A.M. MIDNIGHT PASS // HARTLEY, Bonnie // Hilda V. Lake // Associate Director, Nursing Education"; on the back: "JUN 1962 // AUG 1962 // OCT 1962 // DEC 1962 // FEB 1963 // APR 1963 // JUN 1963 // JUL 1963"; (e) on the front: "SCHOOL OF NURSING // Kingston General Hospital // 12:00 A.M. MIDNIGHT PASS // HARTLEY, Bonnie // Hilda V. Lake // Associate Director, Nursing Education"; on the back: "JUN 1962 // AUG 1962 // OCT 1962 // DEC 1962 // FEB 1963 // APR 1963 // JUN 1963 // JUL 1963"; (f) On the front: "SCHOOL OF NURSING // Kingston General Hospital // 1:00 A.M. PASS // HARTLEY, Bonnie // Hilda V. Lake // Associate Director, Nursing Education"; on the back: " DEC 1962 // FEB 1963 // APR 1963 // JUN 1963 // JUL 1963"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Condition Remarks
Envelope is slightly wrinkled and has some smudging; minor stain on the back of the envelope
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Nursing students were allowed four midnight passes per month and one 1 am pass per month.
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