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commemorative stamp

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Dates
6-May-81
circa 6 May 1981
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001839
Description
First day cover commemorating centenary of pharmaceutical education in Australia, with stamp, postmark, and illustration of a chemist's shop with leaves, etc., on envelope.
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Accession Number
996001839
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Philately -- ephemera
Education, Pharmacy -- ephemera
Description
First day cover commemorating centenary of pharmaceutical education in Australia, with stamp, postmark, and illustration of a chemist's shop with leaves, etc., on envelope.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Australia Post
Site Made (City)
Melbourne
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
6-May-81
circa 6 May 1981
Date Remarks
Postmark
Material
paper: brown; blue; red; white; black; yellow; green; pink
Inscriptions
"Centenary of Pharmaceutical Education in Australia // PHILATELIC BUREAU MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA 3000
// FIRST DAY OF ISSUE // 6 MAY 1981 // Australia 22c"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 10.1 cm. x Width: 19.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
No marks or tears
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
See back of envelope
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mounted ivory tusk

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13684
Dates
1-May-75
circa May 1, 1975
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
Accession Number
010020516
Description
Small ivory tusk mounted on a dark brown wood base with a green felt bottom; tusk is ivory in colour and tapers towards the end to form a dull point; the base of the tusk has small grooves in it which are beige in colour which gradually disappear towards the tip; there is a sticker on the felt with…
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Accession Number
010020516
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dental
MeSH Heading
Tooth
Dentistry -- veterinary
Description
Small ivory tusk mounted on a dark brown wood base with a green felt bottom; tusk is ivory in colour and tapers towards the end to form a dull point; the base of the tusk has small grooves in it which are beige in colour which gradually disappear towards the tip; there is a sticker on the felt with the maker's information printed in black ink and a date handwritten in black ink.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
C.J. & F.L. Cooper
Site Made (City)
Frenchman Bay
Site Made (State)
Western Australia
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1-May-75
circa May 1, 1975
Date Remarks
Date is handwritten on bottom of base
Material
ivory: ivory, beige
wood: brown
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed in ink on sticker on the bottom of base: "Hand made by // C.J. & F.L. // COOPER // Frenchman Bay // W.A. 6330"; handwritten in ink on sticker: "MAY 1/75"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm x Width 6.3 cm x Depth 10.7 cm
Condition Remarks
There are two small cracks in the ivory at the tip
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008
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Dates
1984
circa 1984
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007044
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular form; stainless steel; with transparent rubber coating; transparent rubber attachment to top; input socket for wires; maker and unit information etched into front surface. Weight: 63.0 g.
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Accession Number
994007044
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular form; stainless steel; with transparent rubber coating; transparent rubber attachment to top; input socket for wires; maker and unit information etched into front surface. Weight: 63.0 g.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1984
circa 1984
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's estimate
Material
rubber: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
etched to front surface: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // 174 / 50
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length 6.4 cm. x Depth 5.0 cm. x Diam. 0.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #3; CD #1
Exhibit History
Pacemaker Exhibit - KGH Cardiology Unit Dec. 1994
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Dates
1984
circa 1984
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007060
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side; wire encased in epoxy rubber; maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0
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Accession Number
994007060
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy
casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side; wire
encased in epoxy rubber; maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface
Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1984
circa 1984
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // 174 50
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.5 cm. x Width: 5.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #4
Exhibit History
"Pacemakers: Technology Development," HDH, 14 Feb. 2007
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Dates
1984
circa 1984
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007061
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side; maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0
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Accession Number
994007061
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; with rubber epoxy
casing; rubber attachment to top, with split wire inserted to one side;
maker mark, name and info engraved to front surface
Note: in wire: length 13.0 width 7.0
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1984
circa 1984
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // 174 50
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.5 cm. x Width: 5.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #4
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Tyrian politzer bag

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.443.1 a-b
Description
A black rubber bulb with a plastic nozzle and metal air intake, contained in a box; note: bag does not belong with box; box specifies red, and also the drawing does not match the item.
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Accession Number
1969.443.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Description
A black rubber bulb with a plastic nozzle and metal air intake, contained in a box; note: bag does not belong with box; box specifies red, and also the drawing does not match the item.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bulb - Size: Length 17.5 cm
b - box - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 8.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Tyer Rubber Co.
Site Made (City)
Andover
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
rubber: black
plastic: black
metal
cardboard: beige; black
Inscriptions
On box: "TYRIAN // POLITZER BAG // [drawing of bulb with a tube protruding] // 6 OZ. RED // TYER RUBBER CO. // ANDOVER MASS, USA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-13
Condition Remarks
Air bag has collapsed, does not retain original shape; #2: rubber stiff; #3: severe rubber damage; requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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English breast pump; box

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Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1974.3.2 a-c
Description
Breast pump consists of (a) a glass bell-shaped shield with an extra bubble protruding halway down, ending in a white rubber pump bulb; came in a maroon cardboard box, bottom (b) and top (c) that has a yellowing label.
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Accession Number
1974.3.2 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Breast Feeding
Milk, Human
Infant Food
Description
Breast pump consists of (a) a glass bell-shaped shield with an extra bubble protruding halway down, ending in a white rubber pump bulb; came in a maroon cardboard box, bottom (b) and top (c) that has a yellowing label.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - breast pump - Size: Length 13.0 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
b - box bottom - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Width 8.0 cm x Depth 7.2 cm
c - box lid - Size:
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Elizabeth Milligan of Toronto via Dr. Ruth Sky.
Maker
Tyer Rubber Co.
Site Made (City)
Andover
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
glass: clear
rubber: white
cardboard: maroon
paper: yellowing; black
Inscriptions
On label on lid: "TYER RUBBER CO. // ENGLISH // BREAST PUMP // Andover, Mass. U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-9
Condition Remarks
Rubber has hardened; #2: rubber is stiff; #3: rubber bulb is hard.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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"P" syringe; Box

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1974.3.4
Description
A black hard rubber syringe with a ring handle; comes in a cardboard box.
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Accession Number
1974.3.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- urethral
Description
A black hard rubber syringe with a ring handle; comes in a cardboard box.
Number Of Parts
3
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Elizabeth Milligan of Toronto via Dr. Ruth Sky.
Maker
Tyer Rubber Co.
Site Made (City)
Andover
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
rubber: black
cardboard: white; black
Inscriptions
On syringe: "TYER RUBBER CO. [star]"; on lid of box: "India Rubber 502 "P" Syringe // RING-HANDLE // TYER RUBBER CO., andover, Mass., U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Soluvac intravenous outfit

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
1984.10.1
Description
A cardboard box containing the following parts in sealed paper envelopes: intravenous tubing five feet long, drip control tube-glass, connecting tube-glass, needle in glass holder, metal clamp; two instructions sheets are included.
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Accession Number
1984.10.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Infusions, Intravenous
Description
A cardboard box containing the following parts in sealed paper envelopes: intravenous tubing five feet long, drip control tube-glass, connecting tube-glass, needle in glass holder, metal clamp; two instructions sheets are included.
Part Names
box - Size: Length 18.1 cm x Width 14.6 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. C.A. McRae; used by Dr. C.A. McRae, G.P. in Thornhill, Ont. 1930s-1983.
Maker
Elliotts & Australian Drug Pty. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Material
paper: yellowish-brown; white
ink: black
rubber
glass
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-9
Condition Remarks
Unused; paper is fragile.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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pulse generator

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
Accession Number
994007091
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; cloudy white rubber attachment to top; with a rubber-coated wire inserted to one end of attachment; stainless steel unit encased in epoxy; maker mark, name and information engraved to front and back surfaces
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Accession Number
994007091
Collection
Dr. Rocky O. West Cardiology Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Pacemaker, Artificial
Cardiac Pacing, Artificial -- instrumentation
Cardiovascular Diseases -- therapy
Cardiology -- instrumentation
Description
Internal pacemaker; rectangular shape; stainless steel; cloudy white rubber
attachment to top; with a rubber-coated wire inserted to one end of attachment;
stainless steel unit encased in epoxy; maker mark, name and information
engraved to front and back surfaces
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Telectronics
Site Made (City)
Sydney
Site Made (Country)
Australia
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Dr. Chiong's notes
Material
metal: silver
rubber: white
epoxy: clear
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: TELECTRONICS // SYDNEY AUSTRALIA // S A414482099;
Engraved to back: MODEL 171 // VVI // PROGRAMMABLE // PULSE GENERATOR //
THIS SIDE AWAY // FROM MUSCLE
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.4 cm. x Width: 6.0 cm. x Depth: 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; #3: rubber requires special treatment
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Chiong; CD #3
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