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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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Happy Thoughts on Home topics [book]

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Dates
1889
circa 1889
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
007011002
Description
Hardbound book with illustrations on a variety of topics concerning family life written by Susan Brown in 1889; topics include books and education, home amusements and work; domestic nursing articles include: nerves in the household, ounces of prevention, old eyes and spectacles, how to care for th…
Accession Number
007011002
Author
Susan Brown
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Family Health -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound book with illustrations on a variety of topics concerning family life written by Susan Brown in 1889; topics include books and education, home amusements and work; domestic nursing articles include: nerves in the household, ounces of prevention, old eyes and spectacles, how to care for the sick and blunders in the sick-room.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Library collection of Dr. John Walter Hazlett (Uof Toronto Med, 1947) and his father Dr. John McLean Hazlett (Queen's, 1919), donated by Mrs. John Hazlett.
Maker
Cassell & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1889
circa 1889
Date Remarks
Printed on book
Material
fabric: brown
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow, green
Inscriptions
Printed along spineand front cover: "HAPPY // THOUGHTS // ON // HOME // TOPICS"; handwritten inside cover:"Presented to Allie E. Pixley // Mount Hope // By a friend // J. M. F // Xmas 1891"; Printed on frontispiece: "HAPPY THOUGHTS // ON HOME TOPICS // A BOOK OF // PRACTICAL PAPERS ON HOUSE AND // HOME MATTERS // COMPILED AND ARRANGED BY // SUSAN ANNA BROWN".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 23.7 cm x Width 17.3 cm x Depth 5.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Pages are brittle with loose pages front and back; cover is barely attached to body with bent, worn, and warped edges.
Copy Type
Original
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Gunn's New Domestic Physician: Or Home Book of Health [book]

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Dates
1861
circa 1861
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
007011003
Description
Hardbound book on a variety of health-related topics for the layperson to understand; the full title provides summary of topics discussed; decorative embossed cover with gilt highlights and gilt designs along spine; written by Dr. John Gunn in 1861; discusses anatomy and physiology; includes lists…
Accession Number
007011003
Author
John Gunn, M.D.
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Family Health -- handbooks
Medicine, Herbal -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound book on a variety of health-related topics for the layperson to understand; the full title provides summary of topics discussed; decorative embossed cover with gilt highlights and gilt designs along spine; written by Dr. John Gunn in 1861; discusses anatomy and physiology; includes lists of plants for remedies and medical compounds; 8-page glossary; 16-page comprehensive index; concludes with numerous listings of other books available from publisher of related topics; 1046 pages plus 10.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Library collection of Dr. John Walter Hazlett (U.of Toronto Med, 1947) and his father Dr. John McLean Hazlett (Queen's, 1919), donated by Mrs. John Hazlett.
Maker
Moore, Wilstach, Keys & Co.
Site Made (City)
Cincinnati
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1861
circa 1861
Date Remarks
Printed on book; first edition was 1857, second 1859.
Material
leather: black
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow, green
Inscriptions
Printed along spine: "GUNN'S // NEW DOMESTIC // PHYSICIAN // OR // HOME BOOK // OF HEALTH"; Printed on frontispiece: "GUNN'S NEW DOMESTIC PHYSICIAN: // OR // HOME BOOK OF HEALTH. // A COMPLETE GUIDE FOR FAMILIES, // POINTING OUT IN FAMILIAR AND PLAIN TERMS THE CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, TREATMENT, // AND CURE OF THE DISEASES INCIDENT TO // MEN, WOMEN AND CHILDREN, // WITH DIRECTIONS FOR USING // MEDICINAL PLANTS // AND THE SIMPLEST AND BEST // NEW REMEDIES // AND GIVING ALSO // MANY VALUABLE RULES FOR AVOIDING DISEASE // AND PROLONGING LIFE. // BY JOHN C. GUNN, M.D."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 25.2 cm x Width 17.5 cm x Depth 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Pages are foxed with few bent corners; front and back cover are heavily worn edges.
Copy Type
Original
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Plain Facts for Old and Young: Embracing the Natural History & Hygiene of Organic Life [book]

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Dates
1889
circa 1889
Collection
John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
007011008 a-c
Description
Leather-bound book without illustrations describing methods to live a healthy organic life with such topics as unchastity, sexual hygiene, a chapter for married people, diseases peculiar to women and general health hints; written by Dr. J. H. Kellogg in 1889; revised edition from the original writt…
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Accession Number
007011008 a-c
Author
J. H. Kellogg, M.D.
Collection
John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Family Health -- handbooks
Description
Leather-bound book without illustrations describing methods to live a healthy organic life with such topics as unchastity, sexual hygiene, a chapter for married people, diseases peculiar to women and general health hints; written by Dr. J. H. Kellogg in 1889; revised edition from the original written in 1879; 644 pages.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - front cover
b - body
c - back cover
Provenance
Library collection of Dr. John Walter Hazlett (University of Toronto Med, 1947) and his father Dr. John McLean Hazlett (Queen's, 1919), donated by Mrs. John Hazlett.
Maker
I. F. Segner & Co.
Site Made (City)
Burlington
Site Made (State)
Iowa
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1889
circa 1889
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
leather: tan
paper: cream
ink: black, red
Inscriptions
Printed on frontispiece: "PLAIN FACTS FOR OLD AND YOUNG: // EMBRACING THE // NATURAL HISTORY & HYGIENE // OF // ORGANIC LIFE // BY J. H. KELLOGG, M. D."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Temporary Location
On exhibit “Quack: The Exhibit that cures all” at Museum of Health Care, 29 June 2017.
Dimension Notes
a - front cover - Length 22.7 cm x Width 16.6 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
b - body - Length 21.3 cm x Width 15.3 cm x Depth 6.2 cm
c - back cover - Length 22.7 cm x Width 16.6 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Front and back cover has separated; spine cover is missing; leather covers are extremely worn and missing areas along edges; paper is yellowed.
Aug 2018: attached covers to body with linen tape
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Author's credentials as of 1889: Dr. J. H. Kellogg (February 26, 1852 - December 14, 1943) was an American medical doctor in Battle Creek, Michigan who ran a sanitorium (Battle Creek Sanitorium) using holistic methods, with a particular focus on nutrition, enemas and exercise. Kellog was an advocate of vegetarianism, and is best known for the invention of the corn flake breakfast cereal with his brother, Will Keith Kellogg. Further research in donor file.
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