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enamel instrument tray

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7517
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1978.7.30
Description
Rectangular white enamel with black trim metal tray with shallow depth.
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Accession Number
1978.7.30
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Diagnosis -- instrumentation
Description
Rectangular white enamel with black trim metal tray with shallow depth.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
metal: white, black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-3
Copy Type
Original
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Lucitone denture material

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13714
Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
1978.7.31 a-g
Description
A beige cardboard box that has a rectangular top (a) that has both pink and black type printed on it, both on the top and on the proper front side; there is a shallow rectangular cardboard bottom (b) which holds the dentures; a rectangular plastic cover (c) covers the dentures and rests inside (b);…
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Accession Number
1978.7.31 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Denture, Complete
Description
A beige cardboard box that has a rectangular top (a) that has both pink and black type printed on it, both on the top and on the proper front side; there is a shallow rectangular cardboard bottom (b) which holds the dentures; a rectangular plastic cover (c) covers the dentures and rests inside (b); the plastic cover has the Lucitone label printed on it in blue; upper denture (d) is completely made of plastic with pink gums and a complete set of white teeth minus third molars and an upper palate of clear plastic; the lower denture (e) is completely made of plastic with pink gums and a complete set of white teeth minus second and third molars; the dentures are packed in the box with two pieces of grey-coloured cotton padding (f-g).
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - box lid - Size: Length: 9.8 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 5.8 cm
b - box bottom - Size: Length: 9.1 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
c - plastic cover - Size: Length: 8.1 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Depth 2.9 cm
d - upper denture - Size: Length: 6.0 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
e - lower denture - Size: Length: 5.0 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Deph 2.0 cm
f - cotton padding - Size: Length: 7.7 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
g - cotton padding - Size: Length: 8.2 cm x Width 6.4 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Maker
E. I. du Pont de Nomoure & Company
Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Date Remarks
Date based on packaging and research
Material
cardboard: beige, black, pink
plastic: clear, blue, pink, white
fabric: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on top: "Lucitone // TRADE MARK // METHYL METHACRYLATE RESIN // DENTURE MATERIAL // Packaged in Canada by Canadian Industries Limited"; printed on proper front side: "Exclusive Distributor: // THE L.D. CAULK CO. OF CANADA LIMITED // TORONTO ONTARIO // Patented in Canada, 1935, 1937 // and 1939."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-2
Condition Remarks
(a) Is very discoloured, particularly on the top and around the edges; shows signs of wear; it bows out slightly on either side at the bottom; (b) is discoloured, shows signs of wear, and has a small tear on each exterior corner on the proper left side; (c) has some scratches, and the label is wearing in some places; (d) shows some sign of wear; some discolouration; (e) shows some sign of wear; some discolouration (f) shows signs of use; (g) is discoloured on the one side and shows signs of use.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"DENTSPLY Caulk" website; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Lucitone is a type of plastic; the product distributors, L.D. Caulk Company of Canada, began serving doctors in 1877, and was a division of DENTSPLY, an international company that produces dental products and has roots that reach back to 1899
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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1978.7.33
Description
White cotton rectangular mouth mask with inverted pleat in centre to allow for expansion over the nose with a pair of 35.0 cm. long flat white cotton ties at each end; appers to be three layers of fabric wiht the centre piece a thin solid fabric and the two outer layers a close weave gauze weight f…
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Accession Number
1978.7.33
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Asepsis
Textiles
Surgery, Operative
Description
White cotton rectangular mouth mask with inverted pleat in centre to allow for expansion over the nose with a pair of 35.0 cm. long flat white cotton ties at each end; appers to be three layers of fabric wiht the centre piece a thin solid fabric and the two outer layers a close weave gauze weight fabric; washable.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
fabric: cream
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet J Box 9
Length
26.4 cm
Width
9.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit L-2017-7 Niagara Historical Society Museum 16 OCt 2017 - 28 Nov 2018.
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pocket instrument case

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Dates
1939
1945
circa 1939-1945
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1979.1.11 a-p
Description
An imitation snakeskin, zippered case containing 3 hemostats, 2 scalpels, one pair of forceps, one needle lancet in a metal case, and 31 scalpel blades; straps hold the instruments in place.
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Accession Number
1979.1.11 a-p
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Amputation -- instrumentation
Military Medicine
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
An imitation snakeskin, zippered case containing 3 hemostats, 2 scalpels, one pair of forceps, one needle lancet in a metal case, and 31 scalpel blades; straps hold the instruments in place.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
case - Size: Length 16.3 cm x Width 11.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. P.A. Ryan of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1939
1945
circa 1939-1945
Date Remarks
Original record had "WWII"
Material
imitation leather: black
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-17
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
1979.12.13
Description
A fat, curved, rubber tube with a collar at one end; Note: Item is missing.
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Accession Number
1979.12.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Anesthesia, Intratracheal
Description
A fat, curved, rubber tube with a collar at one end; Note: Item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Guedel Foregger
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
rubber: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F2-1
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 7.5 cm x Width 2.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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Potain's aspirator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7551
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1979.12.14
Description
A velvet and satin-lined cardboard case contains a set of aspirator attachments--trocars and needles--, an enema pump, and a syringe with two nozzles.
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Accession Number
1979.12.14
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Aspiration
Syringes
MM= Suction and Drainage -- aspirator
MM= Suction and Drainage -- syringe
MM= Irrigation -- syringe
Description
A velvet and satin-lined cardboard case contains a set of aspirator attachments--trocars and needles--, an enema pump, and a syringe with two nozzles.
Part Names
enema pump - Size: Length 20.0 cm x Diam. 2.7 cm
aspirators - Size: Length 11.0 cm
case - Size: Length 26.0 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Ingram and Bell Limited Physicians' Supplies
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
cardboard: black
fabric: red; purple
metal: silver
rubber:
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-11
Condition Remarks
#2: the rubber is hard and cracking.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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Cosmo cautery unit

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1979.12.15 a-f
Description
Black metal apparatus with a cap at one end and an electrical cord at the other end; silver applicator with holes underneath; three attachments; cardboard case.
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Accession Number
1979.12.15 a-f
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Cautery -- instrumentation
Description
Black metal apparatus with a cap at one end and an electrical cord at the other end; silver applicator with holes underneath; three attachments; cardboard case.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - cautery unit - Size: Length 16.2 cm x Width 1.8 cm
b - applicator
c - attachment
d - attachment
e - attachment
f - case - Size: Length 20.5 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Cosmo Cautery Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: black; silver; yellow
cardboard: green
Inscriptions
"COSMO CAUTERY U.S. PAT. No. 2,030,285"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D6-9
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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Gravol antiemetic kit

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Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1979.12.17
Description
Black fold-out plastic case with compartments for Gravol pills in glass, plastic, and cardboard containers; instructions printed on cards and displayed within case.
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Accession Number
1979.12.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Nausea -- drug therapy
Vomiting -- drug therapy
Antiemetics
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Case -- conventional medicine
Description
Black fold-out plastic case with compartments for Gravol pills in glass, plastic, and cardboard containers; instructions printed on cards and displayed within case.
Part Names
pill bottles - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
pill boxes - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Frank W. Horner Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
plastic: black; clear
paper: white; blue; black; yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-6
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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Spencer bright line hemacytometer

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
1979.12.18
Description
A velvet- and satin-lined wooden case contains a haemacytometer and attachments: two rubber tubes with glass on either end and ball bearings; a glass slide with measurements in millimetres marked on it.
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Accession Number
1979.12.18
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Blood Cell Count -- instrumentation
MM= Blood Cell Count -- hemacytometer
Description
A velvet- and satin-lined wooden case contains a haemacytometer and attachments: two rubber tubes with glass on either end and ball bearings; a glass slide with measurements in millimetres marked on it.
Part Names
case - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
wood: red
fabric: blue; red
metal: silver
glass: clear
rubber: brown
Inscriptions
On glass slide: "Neubauer"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-8
Condition Remarks
Rubber tubes cracked and stained.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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Micro-Halstead hemostatic forceps

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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1979.12.21
Description
Scissor-like forceps with two rings for finger grips; snap catch ratchet; long shanks with thin, pointed jaws serrated on the inside surface edges.
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Accession Number
1979.12.21
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- hemostat
Description
Scissor-like forceps with two rings for finger grips; snap catch ratchet; long shanks with thin, pointed jaws serrated on the inside surface edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Master
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-1
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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