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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
1983.22.10
Description
Proctoscope consists of a wide metal tube with a handle at right angles; a 26.5-c19m rubber tube emerges from the base of the tube and has a rubber bulb at the end.
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Accession Number
1983.22.10
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
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- rectal -- proctoscope
Description
Proctoscope consists of a wide metal tube with a handle at right angles; a 26.5-c19m rubber tube emerges from the base of the tube and has a rubber bulb at the end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W. W. H. Rudd of Toronto.
Maker
Miller Surgical Company
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
rubber: red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-8
Condition Remarks
Rubber is deteriorating; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M. S. K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto.
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Paul's colotomy clamp

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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1983.22.12
Description
A plier-like instrument with a set screw at the handle end; handles cross over and are held by a screw, then both turn out to form a circular shape; then straighten out to form two long pieces that clamp together.
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Accession Number
1983.22.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Colon and Rectal Surgery, instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- clamp -- intestinal
Description
A plier-like instrument with a set screw at the handle end; handles cross over and are held by a screw, then both turn out to form a circular shape; then straighten out to form two long pieces that clamp together.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W. W. H. Rudd of Toronto.
Maker
Down Bros.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Dimension Notes
Length 17.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
Research Facts
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M. S. K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto.
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anaesthesia chloroform drop bottle

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
Accession Number
1983.22.16
Description
Empty clear moulded glass dropper bottle, size 2, with removable ground glass stopper with pouring spout.
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Accession Number
1983.22.16
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Anaesthesia
MeSH Heading
Anesthesiology, instrumentation
MM= Anesthesia, Inhalation -- bottle and dropper
Description
Empty clear moulded glass dropper bottle, size 2, with removable ground glass stopper with pouring spout.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W. W. H. Rudd of Toronto.
Maker
T. C. W. Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-9 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length 9.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M. S. K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto.
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Undine eye irrigator

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Dates
1935
1965
circa 1935-1965
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Patient Care
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1983.22.17
Description
A hand-blown, four ounce retort with a cylindrical body, a flat bottom, and narrowing at the top to a very thin tube slanting at about 30° from the body; there is a small open neck slanting off from the top a few centimetres away from where the tube begins.
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Accession Number
1983.22.17
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Patient Care
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Irrigation – instrumentation
Description
A hand-blown, four ounce retort with a cylindrical body, a flat bottom, and narrowing at the top to a very thin tube slanting at about 30° from the body; there is a small open neck slanting off from the top a few centimetres away from where the tube begins.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.W.H. Rudd of Toronto.
Dates
1935
1965
circa 1935-1965
Material
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Similar to 5H-485-4 oz. pg 244; Hartz, J. F. Co. Ltd. Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies. Toronto, 1960.
From the effects of the donor's father, Dr. M. S. K. Rudd, who had a hospital on St. Clair Avenue in Toronto, Ontario.
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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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female catheters

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1984.14.10 a-b
Description
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
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Accession Number
1984.14.10 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
b - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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surgeon's pocket case

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Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1984.14.1 a-o
Description
Two-fold black leather surgeon's pocket case (o) lined with tan leather and fastened with a press-stud; contains a small pocket in the back compartment; there are knives mounted on hinged-metal plates; other instruments are held by a flap with spaces for individual instruments; included are: (a) cu…
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Accession Number
1984.14.1 a-o
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
MM= Surgical Set
Description
Two-fold black leather surgeon's pocket case (o) lined with tan leather and fastened with a press-stud; contains a small pocket in the back compartment; there are knives mounted on hinged-metal plates; other instruments are held by a flap with spaces for individual instruments; included are: (a) curved bistoury; (b) straight bistoury; (c) tenaculum; (d) scalpel; (e) tenotomy knife; (f) eyed probe; (g) compound catheter, male; (h) compound catheter, female; (i) director and tongue tie; (j) extension piece for catheter; (k) caustic holder; (l) scissors; (m) artery forceps and needle holder; (n) packet of 6 curved needles.
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
o - case - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm (closed)
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W. J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J. P WIlson.
Maker
Chandler
Dates
1890
1930
circa 1890-1930
Material
metal: silver
leather: black; tan
Inscriptions
Instruments are marked "Chandler"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-17
Condition Remarks
(a) point is broken off bistoury; the case is worn; one flap is nearly separated from the case; one knife and one other instrument missing; #2: the leather is hard and cracking.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Dr. J. P. Wilson graduated from University of Toronto in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
1984.14.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Prescriptions, Non-Drug
Cancer
Description
A piece of lined paper with a handwritten recipe for curing "the worst cancer"; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
1967
1919-1967
Material
Paper
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on lined paper: "Cure for Cancer // Equal parts // Chloride of zinc // Blood root // Spring wheat Flower. // Mix thoroughly and Paint on Cancer. Cover // with Silk [illeg.] Plaster. // Three applications will Cure the worst cancer."
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Length 12.8 cm x Width 20.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Edges torn; paper has been folded and mended along horizontal split.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Donor found this paper in with his father's instruments; no knowledge of where it came from. Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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