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Catarrhozone Vapor Treatment Inhaler

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Dates
1905
circa 1905
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
996001354 a-d
Description
Hollow cylindrical black Bakelite or wood inhaler which consists of a central sestions which is wider at the middle than the ends; both ends have screw on/off attachments; one is flat and plugs one end, the other is hollow and cylindrical and has screw attachments at both ends; one end attaches to …
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Accession Number
996001354 a-d
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation -- inhaler
Description
Hollow cylindrical black Bakelite or wood inhaler which consists of a central sestions which is wider at the middle than the ends; both ends have screw on/off attachments; one is flat and plugs one end, the other is hollow and cylindrical and has screw attachments at both ends; one end attaches to the central section and the other to a pointed piece which screws on and plugs the other end; the central section has engraved words on it.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
Size: Length 10.3 cm. x Diam. 1.9 cm.
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M.Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
N. C. Polson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston; Hartford
Site Made (State)
Ontario; Connecticut
Site Made (Country)
Canada / USA
Dates
1905
circa 1905
Material
wood: black
Inscriptions
Central section engraved with, "CATARRHOZONE // N. C. POLSON & CO. // KINGSTON, CANADA // HARTFORD CONN. U. S."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row A
Condition Remarks
There are very tiny chips at the top of the middle section; all screw on / off sections will come on and off easily
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Photo
Reference Comments
A photograph (b & w) has been taken; there are three binders of information on the N.C. Polson Co. (Catarrhozone Co.) with Dr. Chiong's written records, including advertisements for inhalers
Research Facts
See 996.001.269a-c
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Catarrhozone Vapor Treatment Inhaler

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Dates
1905
circa 1905
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
996001355 a-d
Description
Hollow cylindrical black Bakelite or wood inhaler which consists of a central section which is wider at the middle than the ends; both ends have screw on / off attachments; one is rounded and plugs one end, the other is hollow and cylindrical and has screw attachments at both ends; one end attaches…
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Accession Number
996001355 a-d
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation -- inhaler
Description
Hollow cylindrical black Bakelite or wood inhaler which consists of a central section which is wider at the middle than the ends; both ends have screw on / off attachments; one is rounded and plugs one end, the other is hollow and cylindrical and has screw attachments at both ends; one end attaches to the central section and the other to a rounded piece which screws on and plugs the other end; the central section has engraved words on it.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
Size: Length 10.8 cm. x Diam. 2.0 cm.
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M.Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
N. C. Polson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1905
circa 1905
Material
wood: black
Inscriptions
Central section engraved with, "CATARRHOZONE // N. C. POLSON & CO. // KINGSTON, CANADA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row A
Condition Remarks
The outer finish on the lower part of the central section has minor damage; the screw threads on the attachment to the upper section of the central piece have been damaged; all screw on / offsections will come on and off easily
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
There are three binders of information on the N.C. Polson Company (The Catarrhozone Co.) with Dr. Chiong's written records, including advertisements for inhalers
Research Facts
See 996.001.269a-c
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dates
1918
circa 1918
Collection
Dr. I. G. Bogart Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
992069004 a-b
Description
Metal inhaler with two black rubber-tipped ends; cotton wadding inside handle; bottom pulls off; Nov. 1967 catalogue entry same as no. 302 (this catalogue)
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Accession Number
992069004 a-b
Collection
Dr. I. G. Bogart Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Anesthesiology, instrumentation
MM=Anesthesia, Inhalation -- inhaler/mask -- inhaler
Description
Metal inhaler with two black rubber-tipped ends; cotton wadding inside handle; bottom
pulls off; Nov. 1967 catalogue entry same as no. 302 (this catalogue)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - inhaler - Size: Length 15.0 cm. x Width 3.0 cm.
b - removable end - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Width 2.0 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. I.G. Bogart
Dates
1918
circa 1918
Date Remarks
Frank S. Betz Co. Reconstruction Bulletin, Hammond, Indiana,: pg 30, catalogue no.
2T2859
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F2-1
Condition Remarks
handle requires replating; #2: oxidization
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality, 21st ed." Kny-Scheerer Co., ca. 1915, p. 2001 (similar to Bennett's inhaler, item B/-22) (see attached photocopy); CD #5
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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004030 a-b
Description
Molded clear glass bottle screws into metal apparatus to create atomizer for spray medicine; rubber bulb is missing.
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Accession Number
993004030 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Respiratory Therapy
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- atomizer
Description
Molded clear glass bottle screws into metal apparatus to create atomizer for spray medicine; rubber bulb is missing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - glass bottle - Size: Length 5.4 cm. x Diam. 5.0 cm.
b - metal spray - Size: Length 14.2 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Raised design on bottome of glass bottle: F // (letter W above the letter T enclosed in an
inverted triangle): see drawing on accession sheet
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F2-6
Condition Remarks
small residue in glass requires brush to clean; #2: metal lid inside tarnished
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Trilite inhaler

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
993004099 a-h
Description
Metal inhaler has two nozzle attachments for spring-loaded metal tube with coiled spring and wadded absorbent cotton.
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Accession Number
993004099 a-h
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Anesthesiology, instrumentation
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation -- inhaler
MM= Anesthesia, Inhalation -- inhaler/mask -- inhaler
Description
Metal inhaler has two nozzle attachments for spring-loaded metal tube with coiled spring and wadded absorbent cotton.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - box bottom - Size: Length 20.8 cm. x Width 2.4 cm. x Depth 2.2 cm.
b - box top - Size: Length 21.0 cm. x Width 2.6 cm. x Depth 2.3 cm.
c - long tube - Size: Length 12.2 cm. x Diameter2.0 cm.
d - middle tube - Size: Length 9.5 cm. x Diameter2.2 cm.
e - nozzle attachment - Size: Length 1.7 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
f - nozzle attachment - Size: Length 1.7 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
g - cap - Size: Length 2.6 cm. x Diameter2.2 cm.
h - bottom cap - Size:
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
Valuator for J. R. Scott
Material
metal: silver
fabric:
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label on box: THE TRILITE INHALER // Distributors: // TRILITE (Overseas) Ltd., 184 Horninglow St., Burton-on-Trent; stamped in black on bottom of box: "3140"; etched on long tube: "TRILITE INHALER // PAT NO. 588117 // MADE IN ENGLAND // OTHER PATENTS PENDING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F2-2
Condition Remarks
box top shows grime & wear; paper label lifting
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St. Regis atomizer set in box

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Dates
1930's
circa 1930's
Collection
Dr. R. Gordon Sinclair Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
002017005 a-h
Description
Atomizer set consisting of: (a) a bell-shaped glass bottle, (b) a spray metal nozzle, (c) a rubber squeeze bulb; (d) a small and (e) a medium cork, (f) a cylindrical hollow glass nozzle and also some (unnumbered) wire pieces in a box composed of (g) top box and (h) bottom box;
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Accession Number
002017005 a-h
Collection
Dr. R. Gordon Sinclair Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Respiratory Therapy
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- atomizer
Description
Atomizer set consisting of: (a) a bell-shaped glass bottle, (b) a spray metal nozzle, (c) a rubber squeeze bulb; (d) a small and (e) a medium cork, (f) a cylindrical hollow glass nozzle and also some (unnumbered) wire pieces in a box composed of (g) top box and (h) bottom box;
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - glass bottle - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Diam 4.7 cm
b - metal nozzle - Size: Length 14.2 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
c - squeeze bulb - Size: Length 11.8 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
d - small cork - Size: Length 1.5 cm x Diam 1.4 cm
e - medium cork - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam 1.6 cm
f - glass nozzle -Size: Length 9.3 cm x Diam 1.2 cm
g - top box - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 6.8 cm
h - bottom box - Size: Length 14.8 cm x Width 5.7 cm x Depth 6.8 cm
Provenance
Belongs to Dr. R. Gordon Sinclair at KGH
Maker
St. Regis Company
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930's
circa 1930's
Date Remarks
Based on appearance
Material
cardboard: off-white
glass: transparent
plastic: gray, red
metal: silver
cork: brown
paint: black
Inscriptions
Printed on cardboard box: "UNIVERSAL ATOMIZER NO. 100 // St. Regis // For spraying Oil, Aqueous or Alcoholic // solutions. Guaranteed to give satisfaction. // MADE IN U.S.A."; Embossed on glass bottle: "ST. REGIS"; Embossed on bottom of bottle: "B1";
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Condition Remarks
Inside of glass bottle is dirty and dusty; some rust is apparent on metal nozzle; the cardboard box is yellowed and the its corners are worn off; the rubber bulb is dusty and stiff;
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. Gordon Sinclair
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DeVilbiss atomizer no. 15

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1975.8.10
Description
A bell-shaped glass jar with a spray nozzle and a rubber bulb; Note: item is missing.
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Accession Number
1975.8.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Respiratory Therapy
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- atomizer
Description
A bell-shaped glass jar with a spray nozzle and a rubber bulb; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Hugh Gilchrist, executor of Dr. McCosh's estate (Toronto); owned and used by Dr. J.T. McCosh of the University of Toronto.
Maker
De Vilbiss Mfg. Co. Ltd
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Material
glass: clear
metal: yellow
rubber: brown
Inscriptions
"DEVILBISS 15""
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Dimension Notes
Length 7.0 cm x Width 24.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Exhibit History
On exhibit, Billings Estate, 15 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec. 2009
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DeVilbiss atomizer number 251 in box

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Dates
1870
1930
1870-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1975.8.8 a-c
Description
Atomizer consisting of (a) an amber glass bell-shaped bottle; (b) a rubber squeeze bulb; and (c) a bakelite spray tube; box not numbered.
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Accession Number
1975.8.8 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Respiratory Therapy
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- atomizer
Description
Atomizer consisting of (a) an amber glass bell-shaped bottle; (b) a rubber squeeze bulb; and (c) a bakelite spray tube; box not numbered.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 5.3 cm
b - bulb - Size: Length 15.2 cm
c - spray tube - Size: Length 13.2 cm
box - Size: Length 7.2 cm x Width 15.2 cm x Depth 7.6 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Hugh Gilchrist, executor of Dr. McCosh's estate (Toronto); owned and used by Dr. J.T. McCosh of the University of Toronto.
Maker
DeVilbiss Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toledo
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1930
1870-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c.-early 20c."
Material
glass: brown
rubber: black
plastic: black
Inscriptions
On (b): "U.S. DES. PAT. 89.978"; ON (C): "251 THE DEVILBISS CO. // TOLEDO OHIO, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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DeVilbiss atomizer no. 16 in box

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Dates
1909
circa 1909
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1975.8.9 a-i
Description
Atomizer, consisting of: (a) a bell-shaped bottle with (b) a metal neck; (c) a tubular glass flask with a spout in the side; (d,e) metal spray tubes; (f) rubber tubing; (g,h) vulcanite tops for the bottle; (i) a nozzle for the spray tube; also (unnumbered) wire, paper with directions, and a box (no…
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Accession Number
1975.8.9 a-i
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Respiratory Therapy
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- atomizer
Description
Atomizer, consisting of: (a) a bell-shaped bottle with (b) a metal neck; (c) a tubular glass flask with a spout in the side; (d,e) metal spray tubes; (f) rubber tubing; (g,h) vulcanite tops for the bottle; (i) a nozzle for the spray tube; also (unnumbered) wire, paper with directions, and a box (not the original box for this atomizer).
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a,b - bottle and neck - Size: Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 5.0 cm
c - flask - Size: Length 8.3 cm
d,e - spray tubes - Size: Length 12.7 cm
f - rubber tubing - Size: Length 10.0 cm
g,h - bottle tops - Size: Diam. 2.0 cm
i - nozzle
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Hugh Gilchrist, executor of Dr. McCosh's estate (Toronto); owned and used by Dr. J.T. McCosh of the University of Toronto.
Maker
DeVilbiss Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Windsor
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1909
circa 1909
Date Remarks
Patent date given on (b).
Material
glass: clear; brownish
metal: brownish; silver
rubber: grey
Inscriptions
On (b): "PAT. DEC 7.09 U.S.A."; on (d and e): "DEVILBISS NO. 49";
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber is stiff; #3: the box is falling apart; potential chemical leakage.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1962.1.7
Description
Chrome-plated atomizer with a wooden handle.
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Accession Number
1962.1.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Administration, Intranasal -- instrumentation
Respiratory Therapy
MM= Administration Drug, Inhalation
MM= Nebulizers and Vaporizers -- atomizer
Description
Chrome-plated atomizer with a wooden handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. H.A.S. Vokes.
Material
metal: silver
wood: dark brown
paraffin
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Dimension Notes
Depth 10.0 cm x Diam. 5.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Chrome plating has worn off in many places; black discolouration has taken place; paint has worn off wooden handle; signs of mould on the paraffin inside; #2: something black, moist, and tar-like inside.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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