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A Practical Treatise on Medical Diagnosis for Students and Physicians 4th Ed. [medical reference book]

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Dates
1900
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
015002001 a-d
Description
Hardcover medical reference book for medical diagnosis with tan leather cover; 1105 pages with an additional 16 pages of book lists.
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Accession Number
015002001 a-d
Author
John Musser, M.D.
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Archival
Diagnosis
Description
Hardcover medical reference book for medical diagnosis with tan leather cover; 1105 pages with an additional 16 pages of book lists.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - front cover
b - first section
c - body
d - back cover
Provenance
Deaccessioned reference library books.
Dates
1900
Date Remarks
publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, gold
leather: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on frontispiece: "A // PRACTICAL TREATISE // ON // MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS // FOR STUDENTS AND PHYSICIANS // BY // JOHN H. MUSSER, M.D. // FOURTH EDITION, REVISED AND ENLARGED // ILLUSTRATED WITH 250 WOODCUTS AND 49 COLORED POLATES // LEA BROTHERS & CO. // PHILADELPHIA ADN NEW YORK"; printed on spine: "MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS // MUSSER"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
24.3 cm
Width
15.6 cm
Height
7.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Book covers and small section are separated; leather shows wear
Copy Type
original
Images
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General Therapeutics and Meteria Medica 3rd Ed. Vol. 11 [medical reference book]

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Dates
1846
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
015002002
Description
Hardcover medical reference book for general therapeutics; leather covered covers; 482 pages; plus an additional 32 pages of advertising book lists.
Accession Number
015002002
Author
Robert Dunglison, M.D.
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Archival
Description
Hardcover medical reference book for general therapeutics; leather covered covers; 482 pages; plus an additional 32 pages of advertising book lists.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Deaccessioned reference library books.
Maker
Lea and Blanchard
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (Country)
Unites States of America
Dates
1846
Date Remarks
publication date
Material
paper: cream
leather: tan
ink: black, gold
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
23.8 cm
Width
15.3 cm
Depth
4.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Leather on cover has misisng areas and loose sections, shows hard wear
Copy Type
original
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Radium It's Physics & Therapeutics 2nd Ed. [medical reference book]

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Dates
1863
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Accession Number
015002003
Description
Hardcover medical reference book about Radium.
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Accession Number
015002003
Author
Dawson Turner
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Description
Hardcover medical reference book about Radium.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Deaccessioned reference books
Dates
1863
Material
paper: cream
cardboard: maroon
ink: gold
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "RADIUM // ITS PHYSICS & THERAPEUTICS // DAWSON TURNER"; printed on spine: "SECOND EDITION // MACMILLAN".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
18.7 cm
Width
13.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Book looks slightly worn
Copy Type
original
Images
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Hand-book of Surgical Operations 4th Ed. [reference book]

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Dates
1863
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Accession Number
015002004
Description
Medical reference book surgical operations; softcover; cover is made from cloth-like material.
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Accession Number
015002004
Author
Stephen Smith
Collection
Braken Library Collection
Description
Medical reference book surgical operations; softcover; cover is made from cloth-like material.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Deaccessioned reference books
Dates
1863
Material
paper: cream/yellow
cloth: brown
ink; gold
Inscriptions
Printed on spine: "HANDBOOK // OF // SURGICAL OPERATIONS // STEPHEN SMITH".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
17.6 cm
Width
11.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Book is intact, pages have yellowed from age, cover is torn in some areas.
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Collection
Claire Ellen Penman Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
008003001 a-c
Description
Gold graduation ring with octagonal face depicting a simplified Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing insignia including a centered red cross painted in enamel (a); rectagonal cardboard box with padded velvet interior with a slit for the ring to be inserted (b); lid for box has decorative vin…
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Accession Number
008003001 a-c
Collection
Claire Ellen Penman Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Gold graduation ring with octagonal face depicting a simplified Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing insignia including a centered red cross painted in enamel (a); rectagonal cardboard box with padded velvet interior with a slit for the ring to be inserted (b); lid for box has decorative vine pattern around top edges (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - ring - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 4.4 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
c - lid - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 4.4 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Provenance
Owned by Claire Ellen Penman Bennett, donated by her daughter Marilyn E. Bennett.
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Date Remarks
Marked on object.
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: red
paper: white
fabric: purple
ink: yellow
Inscriptions
Moulded onto face of ring: "K // G // H // 25"; engraved inside ring: "C. E. P. // S. Bs.".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Condition Remarks
Ring shows minor tarnishing and wear along edges; box lid has separated corners and bottom box is misshapen on one side.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
Research Facts
Claire Ellen Penman Bennett graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1925. upon her graduation from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing;
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