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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
993004137 a-e
Description
Steel stylette has safety guard over needle; spring allows better handling; fitted in clear plastic tube fitted with cotton on bottom and metal screw cap; used for taking blood samples.
Accession Number
993004137 a-e
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Specimen Collection -- instrumentation
MM= Blood Specimen Collection -- automatic lancet
Description
Steel stylette has safety guard over needle; spring allows better handling; fitted in clear plastic tube fitted with cotton on bottom and metal screw cap; used for taking blood samples.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - stylette - Size: Length 7.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
b - needle - Size: Length 3.0 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
c - needle cap - Size: Length 3.2 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
d - plastic tube - Size: Length 14.8 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
e - metal top - Size: Length 0.8 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Clay-Adams
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
metal: silver
plastic: clear
fabric: white
Inscriptions
Etched on spring: "A D ADAMS // U.S.A. M S"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-11
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Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
993004161
Description
Short urinometer has small black beads filling round bulb at end of glass tube; gauge is 40/30/20/10/1.000.
Accession Number
993004161
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Urinalysis -- instrumentation
Specific Gravity
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- specific gravity testing
Description
Short urinometer has small black beads filling round bulb at end of glass tube; gauge is 40/30/20/10/1.000.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Material
glass: clear
mercury(?): black
paper: white; black
Inscriptions
Printed on temperature gauge: "ADAMS MIDGET URIN. 60° F."; temp. #s: "40 // 30 // 20 //
10 // 1.000"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 10.8 cm. x Diam. : 1.0 cm.
Reference Comments
"Aloe's Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments," 6th ed., 189-, pp. 631 & 633
Research Facts
May belong with hydrometer 993.004.158 or .159
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hemaglobinometer

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
993004162 a-j
Description
German-made hemaglobinometer in silver-plated tin case; two rubber attachments, one with red tip, the other white; includes 2 rod attachments, 1 glass slide and 3 glass slide covers; rubber still flexible.
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Accession Number
993004162 a-j
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count -- instrumentation
Hemoglobinometry -- instrumentation
Description
German-made hemaglobinometer in silver-plated tin case; two rubber attachments, one with red tip, the other white; includes 2 rod attachments, 1 glass slide and 3 glass slide covers; rubber still flexible.
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - metal container - Size: Length 14.3 cm. x Width 7.0 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
b - glass slide - Size: Length 7.5 cm. x Width 3.2 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
c - rubber hose connector, red tip - Size: Length 25.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
d - rubber hose connector, white tip - Size: Length 26.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
e-g - slide cover x 3 - Size: Length 2.6 cm. x Width 2.0 cm.
h - glassine packet - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Width 3.0 cm.
i - rod attachment - Size: Length 12.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
j - rod attachment - Size: Length 11.8 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
silver-plated tin: silver
glass: clear
rubber: burgundy
composite: red; white
glassine: brown
Inscriptions
Etched on glass plate: "Neubauer // 0.1 mm D // 1/400 sq. mm. // 31992"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-9
Condition Remarks
one slide cover edge chipped
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hemaglobinometer

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Dates
1893
1910
circa 1893-1910
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
993004163 a-i
Description
Black boxed set of hemaglobinometer with all pieces; this model is older than the DARE model as dilution of blood with hydrochloric acid is required; less accurate; original instruction sheet enclosed.
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Accession Number
993004163 a-i
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count -- instrumentation
Hemoglobinometry -- instrumentation
Description
Black boxed set of hemaglobinometer with all pieces; this model is older than the DARE model as dilution of blood with hydrochloric acid is required; less accurate; original instruction sheet enclosed.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 15.0 cm. x Width 8.8 cm. x Depth 3.9 cm.
b - black scale - Size: Length 8.0 cm. x Width 5.3 cm. x Depth 3.2 cm.
c - graduated tube - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Diam. 0.7 cm.
d - pipette - Size: Length 9.6 cm. x Diam. 0.7 cm.
e - stir stick - Size: Length 13.6 cm. x Diam. 0.8 cm.
f - vial with rubber - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diam. 0.8 cm.
g - rubber tube/glass tube - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Diam. 0.5 cm.
h - brush - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Diam. 1.0 cm.
i - instruction sheet - Size: Length 14.0 cm. x Width 7.4 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Ingram & Bell Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Berlin
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1893
1910
circa 1893-1910
Date Remarks
date company established
Material
(a) pasteboard; paper: black; yellow; royal blue
(b) composite; glass: black; yellow; white
(c-e) glass: clear
(f) rubber; glass: grey; clear
(g) rubber; glass: orange; clear
(h) metal: white; grey
(i) paper; composite: tan; black
Inscriptions
Printed in gold on box top: "Haemometer // LEITZ // BERGMANN // BERLIN"; printed in black on glass tube/rubber tube: "Ingram & Bell Ltd. / B & R // 20 cmm"; embossed on black scale: "Bu. A Berlin"; printed in red on graduated tube: "100% = 13.8 GRAM Ingram & Bell Ltd."; printed on instruction sheet: "Instruction for use // for the B & A-Haemometer // with interchangeable colored glass rods // manufactured by: // Franz Bergmann K-G // former Franz Bergmann & Paul Altmann K-G // head office, Berlin / established 1893 // Berlin Hamburg Munchen Bad Soden/Ts. // Berlin-Zehlendorf, Seehofstrafe 15a"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-9
Condition Remarks
rubber tube stiffening; rubber cork crystallizing; #2: rubber deteriorating and stiff
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