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specimen slide container

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Dates
1940
1959
circa 1940-1959
Collection
Dr. Jacalyn Duffin Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Basic Science, Bacteriology
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Accession Number
017020007
Description
Brown cardboard laboratory test mailer for bacteriology on glass slides; two covers bound together at the spine and it looks as though it was one piece of cardboard that was folded in on itself; inside are two rectangular indents to hold two slides; front cover contains instructions, information a…
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Accession Number
017020007
Collection
Dr. Jacalyn Duffin Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Basic Science, Bacteriology
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
MeSH Heading
Archival
Bacteriology
Pathology
Specimen Handling
Description
Brown cardboard laboratory test mailer for bacteriology on glass slides; two covers bound together at the spine and it looks as though it was one piece of cardboard that was folded in on itself; inside are two rectangular indents to hold two slides; front cover contains instructions, information about contents and the size of the micro slides that it can fit; back cover has a blank space for the postage stamp to be placed on and a small section to write the address to send the slides to.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Dr. Jacalyn Duffin, MD, PhD, a hematologist and historian who held the Hannah Chair of the History of Medicine at Queen's University from1988 to 2017.
Site Made (Country)
The United States of America
Dates
1940
1959
circa 1940-1959
Material
paper: brown
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "MEDICAL SPECIMEN // BACTERIOLOGY SMEAR // OR [unintelligible] BLOOD FILM // PLEASE RUSH // Dry specimens before closing lid // Holds Two 3" x 1" Micro Slides // MADE & PRINTED IN U.S.A."; on the back: "[missing letters]GILE SEAL ALL AROUND WITH SCOTCH TAPE // First Class // Air Mail // TO // FRAGILE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-3
Length
10.8 cm
Width
7.8 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The top left corner is warped; there are tears throughout the front and back sides causing one word to be unintelligible and other words to be missing letters; there is also worn out marks caused by the removal of scotch tape
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. John Anderson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Accession Number
009046015
Description
Monochrome photograph of x55 male individuals outside lined up into four rows, wiht the first row sitting on the grass, second row kneeling and the last rows standing with the last one on a riser for extra height; they are dressed in a mixture of semi-casual and professional attire; some with crutc…
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Accession Number
009046015
Collection
Dr. John Anderson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Hospitals
Description
Monochrome photograph of x55 male individuals outside lined up into four rows, wiht the first row sitting on the grass, second row kneeling and the last rows standing with the last one on a riser for extra height; they are dressed in a mixture of semi-casual and professional attire; some with crutches or wheelchairs; they are patients of the convalescent hospital of Department of Veteran Affairs in Ottawa.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Effie A. Curry.
Maker
T.V. LITTLE
Site Made (City)
Ottawa
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
paper: cream, white
ink: black, grey
Inscriptions
On the font: "A' T.V. LITTLE PHOTO OTTAWA"; on reverse: "This is a COPYRIGHT Photograph // By T. V. LITTLE Ottawa, Can. // Reproductions may be secured // by calling 5-4032"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-6 Binder C pg 1 a
Length
20.6 cm
Width
25.4 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor cupping and shows wear along edges
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail