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precipitator documentation

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Dates
1974
circa 1974
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Allergy Division Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
993010005 a-i
Description
Original documents for 993.010.004 = semi-automatic multiple sample precipitator including: a+b = B/W photographs of machine set up; c = description of machine; d+e = working mechanical diagrams; f+g = unpacking instructions; h+i = replacement parts list
Accession Number
993010005 a-i
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Allergy Division Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Air Pollution, Indoor
Description
Original documents for 993.010.004 = semi-automatic multiple sample precipitator including:
a+b = B/W photographs of machine set up; c = description of machine; d+e = working mechanical
diagrams; f+g = unpacking instructions; h+i = replacement parts list
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a-b - photograph x 2 - Size: Length 13.5 cm. x Width 9.0 cm.
c-i - instructions, diagrams - Size: Length 27.8 cm. x Width 21.5 cm.
Maker
Otto Hiller Co.
Site Made (City)
Madison
Site Made (State)
Wisconsin
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1974
circa 1974
Date Remarks
date on photographs
Material
paper: black; white; yellow
Inscriptions
"OTTO HILLER CO. // P.O. Box 1294 // MADISON, WIS. 53701 USA"
Condition Remarks
wrinkled; creased
Research Facts
Stored in file; documentation for precipitator 993.010.004
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An X-Ray talk [booklet]

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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
006042001
Description
24-page booklet with a card cover stitched together with red thread; the back cover is folded and can be cut off and used as a reply card; the booklet describes the techniques and practical applications of the parts when using a static generating machine.
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Accession Number
006042001
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Radiography -- pamphlet
Electrostatics -- pamphlet
Description
24-page booklet with a card cover stitched together with red thread; the back cover is folded and can be cut off and used as a reply card; the booklet describes the techniques and practical applications of the parts when using a static generating machine.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Found in the UHN Academy of Medicine research files; source unknown.
Maker
Rettig Press
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Material
paper: off-white
ink: black, red
cardboard: green
fabric: red
Inscriptions
Printed in ink on the front cover the first line is in red the subsequent lines are in black ink "An X-Ray talk // other things to By Dr. // Rome V. Wagner" Under this is a picture of a man in front of an electrostatic generating machine; on the back printed in black ink surrounded by a red ink frame " A Little // Too // Good // is Just // Good Enough"; in the bottom corner is a crest printed in black ink "Rettig // Press // Chicago".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 18
Dimension Notes
Length 15.1 cm x Width 11.6 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The spine is split where the booklet is stitched together; there is some fading of the cover and yellowing of the inner pages.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
Reference Comments
"American Journal of Roentgenology: History Page" , David S. Channin, 1993, volume 160, p. 647; "American Journal of Roentgenology: Perspective" , Larry R. Brown, 1993, volume 161, p. 1321; The Health Physics Society of the University of Michigan Website, "The First Fifty Years of Radiation Protection", Ronald L. Kathern and Paul L. Ziemer, 1980, p. 4
Research Facts
Rome Vernon Wagner finished medical school in 1889; he opened an X-ray equipment manufacturing company shortly after 1895; he invented the mica plate static machine and variable-focus Crooke's tube; Thurman Wagner, Rome's Brother, also went to medical school and worked in the factory; Rome Wagner is credited with one of the first to use photographic plates for determining the amount of X-rays he had been exposed to; Rome Wagner died in 1908 of cancer; Thurman Wagner also died of cancer.
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