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Dr. Albee's twin saw attachment

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
1983.25.2
Description
A wooden box containing several metal parts, of which one is a circular sawtoothed blade.
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Accession Number
1983.25.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Description
A wooden box containing several metal parts, of which one is a circular sawtoothed blade.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: the Brantford Clinic, Brantford, Ont.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. D. Grant Honeyman; Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 2179; "Bone Graft Surgery in Disease, Injury, and Deformity," by Fred A. Albee, 1940, ch. 2; CD #UHN
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bone drill bits

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
1983.25.3
Description
A metal box containing seven metal drill bits; metal attachments to inside lid for holding bits; paper label accompanies this set that apparently has nothing to do with it (labelled "surgical needles").
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Accession Number
1983.25.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Description
A metal box containing seven metal drill bits; metal attachments to inside lid for holding bits; paper label accompanies this set that apparently has nothing to do with it (labelled "surgical needles").
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: the Brantford Clinic, Brantford, Ont.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. D. Grant Honeyman; Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 2179; "Bone Graft Surgery in Disease, Injury, and Deformity," by Fred A. Albee, 1940, ch. 2; CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1983.3.1 a-y
Description
A black, fabric-covered wooden case (y) with a carrying handle and plated metal clasp opens to reveal compartments divided in two, each mounted with metal springs to hold a total of 24 one-oz. vials with cork stoppers;some are marked with oval paper labels with red printed edges bearing a typed or …
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Accession Number
1983.3.1 a-y
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Therapy
Drug Packaging
MM= Drug Case -- conventional medicine
Description
A black, fabric-covered wooden case (y) with a carrying handle and plated metal clasp opens to reveal compartments divided in two, each mounted with metal springs to hold a total of 24 one-oz. vials with cork stoppers;some are marked with oval paper labels with red printed edges bearing a typed or handwritten name.
Number Of Parts
25
Part Names
a-x - vials - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
y - case - Size: Length 33.0 cm x Width 28.0 cm x Depth 4.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. F.L. Lawson.
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Material
fabric: black
wood: brown
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: white
ink: black; red
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Springs on metal strip stamped, "PATD. SEP. 2. 1890"; labels read: (a) "Magnesia"; (b) "Soda"; (c) "Pure Thymoline"; (d) "Dover Powders 5 Grs"; (e) "Aromatic Spts of Ammonia"; (f) "A.B.S.C. Pills [aconite, belladonna, senna, cascara--a laxative]"; (g) "Calomel 1 gr."; (h) "Dover Powders 1 gr."; (i) "Oil of Cloves"; (j) "Bismuth"; (k) "Cathartic"; (l) "Aspirin"; (m) "Pure Olive Oil"; (p) "Peppermint"; (q) "Pure Turpentine"; (t) "Mouthwash"; (u) "Soda Mint" (handwritten plain white label); (v) "Headache"; (w) handwritten: "Licorice, Lindseed, Chlorodine"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-3
Condition Remarks
2004: glass vials slightly stained
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments and Physicians' Surgical Supplies," Sharp and Smith, 1908, pp. 669-672; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Bought by the donor in 1983 at an antique shop. Less elaborate, poorer workmanship than similar cases shown in catalogues.
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Lockhardt-Mummery's examining sigmoidoscope

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Dates
1900
1940
circa 1900-1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
1983.4.1 a-f
Description
Compartmentalized oak box contains a chrome rod which fits into a chrome housing graduated 5-25 cm; rod has a bullet end and ring handle; rubber bulb and inflatable balloon covered with green netting attaches to lamp housing with rubber tubing; lamp housing is chrome and has electrical wire with tw…
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Accession Number
1983.4.1 a-f
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Colon and Rectal Surgery (Specialty) -- instrumentation
Proctoscopy -- instrumentation
Sigmoidoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- rectal -- rectal set
MM= Dilatation -- sigmoid -- sigmoidoscope set
Description
Compartmentalized oak box contains a chrome rod which fits into a chrome housing graduated 5-25 cm; rod has a bullet end and ring handle; rubber bulb and inflatable balloon covered with green netting attaches to lamp housing with rubber tubing; lamp housing is chrome and has electrical wire with two terminals attached which connect to the power supply that carries two batteries (missing); the power supply is in an oak box and has a rheostat and a brass hook fastener and three bakelite (?) knobs on top; each box has an ivory label.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
case - Size: Length 43.5 cm x Width 15.0 cm x Depth 7.5 cm
chrome rod - Size: Length 35.0 cm
hollow rod - Size: Length 28.0 cm
bulb
lamp housing
power supply box - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Width 8.0 cm x Depth 14.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. J. D. Tanner of Toronto.
Maker
John Bell & Croyden
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
1940
circa 1900-1940
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver; yellow
rubber: brown; red; grey
ivory: white
fabric: green
plastic: black
Inscriptions
On ivory labels: "John Bell & Croyden // Wigmore Street London, W.I."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-7
Condition Remarks
The equipment appears to be unused; #2: plastic cord cracked and wire exposed
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Found by Mr. Tanner wrapped in brown paper on a Toronto street.
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Clima mask; box

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Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
Accession Number
1983.4.2 a-c
Description
Cardboard box containing a warm air inhalation mask consisting of a cone that fits over the nose and mouth, which is connected to a small inhalation apparatus that has a cylindrical shape and fits into a person's hand.
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Accession Number
1983.4.2 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
MeSH Heading
Respiratory Therapy
Description
Cardboard box containing a warm air inhalation mask consisting of a cone that fits over the nose and mouth, which is connected to a small inhalation apparatus that has a cylindrical shape and fits into a person's hand.
Number Of Parts
3
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. J.D. Tanner of Toronto.
Maker
Hirtz & Co.
Site Made (City)
Cologne
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
plastic
elastic
Inscriptions
Printed on the box: "Clima maske // HICO // [photo of woman with the mask on her face, holding the inhaler] // Warm air inhalation // according to Dr. Dobbelstein // A product of: Hirtz & Co. KG // Cologne - Rh. - Germany // Alteburger Str. 11"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photocopy of box attached to accession sheet; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Found by Mr. Tanner wrapped in brown paper on a Toronto street.
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Akron foley catheter

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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1983.4.3
Description
A length of amber tubing with a plastic plug at one end; left in the original sealed package to protect rubber from deteriorating due to exposure to air.
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Accession Number
1983.4.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Urinary catheterization
Description
A length of amber tubing with a plastic plug at one end; left in the original sealed package to protect rubber from deteriorating due to exposure to air.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. J. D. Tanner.
Maker
Akron Catheter Inc.
Site Made (City)
Akron
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Material
rubber: amber
glass: clear
cork: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Condition Remarks
New
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Found by Mr. Tanner wrapped in brown paper on a Toronto street.
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Collins 100cc double tonometer

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
Accession Number
1983.5.3
Description
Mounted on a painted wooden panel are three glass cylinders, two of them connected by narrow tubes going into stopcocks at the top and bottom of the smaller cylinder; the third cylinder is connected to the other two by a narrow tube going from its bottom to the stopcock; its top is open; the panel …
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Accession Number
1983.5.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
MeSH Heading
Tonometry
Respiratory Function Tests
Description
Mounted on a painted wooden panel are three glass cylinders, two of them connected by narrow tubes going into stopcocks at the top and bottom of the smaller cylinder; the third cylinder is connected to the other two by a narrow tube going from its bottom to the stopcock; its top is open; the panel sits on a base, holding the apparatus upright; the panel has a rounded metal handle attached to the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Miss G. Thompson, Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Toronto Western Hospital..
Material
wood: blue
glass: clear
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-H1-2
Condition Remarks
#2: mercury in bottle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dextrostix reagant strips

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Dates
1980
1983
circa 1980-1983
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Home Health Care
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Home Health Care
Accession Number
1983.6.1 a-d
Description
A boxed bottle of Dextrostix, containing 25 reagent strips for one-minute test for glucose in whole blood; glass bottle (a) is totally wrapped around with a paper label; metal screw top; an instruction leaflet (b) is folded inside the box (c); text in both English and French; small rectangular whit…
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Accession Number
1983.6.1 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Home Health Care
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring
Diabetes Mellitus
Description
A boxed bottle of Dextrostix, containing 25 reagent strips for one-minute test for glucose in whole blood; glass bottle (a) is totally wrapped around with a paper label; metal screw top; an instruction leaflet (b) is folded inside the box (c); text in both English and French; small rectangular white bag of desiccant (d); Sept 2016: instruction sheet missing.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - bottle
b - instruction leaflet
c - box d - desiccant
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Snowdon Pharmacy; bought at Snowdon Pharmacy, Toronto for use in the 1983 Insulin Display.
Maker
Miles Laboratories Ltd., Ames Division
Site Made (City)
Rexdale
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1980
1983
circa 1980-1983
Date Remarks
Purchase date is 1983
Material
glass: amber
paper: pink; white; black
cardboard: pink; white; black
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed on box and on label of bottle: "2888 DEXTROSTIX // REAGENT STRIPS // ONE-MINUTE // TEST FOR // GLUCOSE IN // WHOLE BLOOD // FOR IN VITRO // TESTING ONLY // Ames // 25 REAGENT STRIPS // ENCLOSED DIRECTIONS // MUST BE FOLLOWED // EXACTLY // STORE AT 15' - 30' C // DO NOT REMOVE DESICCANT // REPLACE CAP PROMPTLY // AND TIGHTLY // Patented 1962, 1966, 1969 // Trademark of Miles Laboratories, Inc. // Ames Division MILES // Miles Laboratories, Ltd., // Rexdale, Ontario M9W 1G6"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row D
Dimension Notes
a - bottle - Size: Length 9.7 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
b - instruction leaflet - Size: Length 25.0 cm x Width 20.3 cm
c - box - Size: Length 10.2 cm x Width 4.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm d - desiccant
Condition Remarks
Bottle never opened
Copy Type
Original
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Isophane humilin 1

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Dates
1983
circa 1983
Accession Number
1983.8.1 a-c
Description
A boxed glass vial (a) with a rubber stopper held in place by a metal band, wrapped in a paper label; leaflet (b) in box (c) lists instructions; vial contains 10 ml of insulin, a milky liquid.
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Accession Number
1983.8.1 a-c
MeSH Heading
Insulin
Diabetes Mellitus
Description
A boxed glass vial (a) with a rubber stopper held in place by a metal band, wrapped in a paper label; leaflet (b) in box (c) lists instructions; vial contains 10 ml of insulin, a milky liquid.
Number Of Parts
3
Maker
Eli Lilly & Co.
Dates
1983
circa 1983
Material
cardboard: white; blue; red
paper: white; blue; red
glass
rubber
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row G
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skeletal collection

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
1984.1.1
Description
Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
1984.1.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Palaeopathology
Description
Note: item is missing.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Copy Type
Original
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