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reproduction nurse's uniform

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Dates
1980
1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002017 a-e
Description
Reproducation nurse's uniform1886-style; vertical pleated white cotton / polyester bodice with red cotton collar and cuffs; red cross on right sleeve; long white floor length skirt with pleated red band around bottom; long white apron with side sash, red belt, white batiste cap with bow at front.
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Accession Number
995002017 a-e
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
Reproducation nurse's uniform1886-style; vertical pleated white cotton / polyester bodice with red cotton collar and cuffs; red cross on right sleeve; long white floor length skirt with pleated red band around bottom; long white apron with side sash, red belt, white batiste cap with bow at front.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - bodice - Size:
b - skirt - Size:
c - apron - Size:
d - belt - Size:
e - cap - Size:
Dates
1980
1990
Date Remarks
Replica of 1886 style
Material
fabric: white; red
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, Closet G; (b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 5; (c) Storage Room 0007, Closet I; (d) Storage Room 0007, BOX 15; (e) Storage Room 0007 Closet B
Condition Remarks
#1: overall condition good; white cotton has yellowed markedly with age; #2: no damage from being on exhibit; suitable to put back on exhibit
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Person
Book
Photo
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; Paul Robertson; reference book compiled: "Information Re Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Uniforms" to document the collection of uniforms; further references are noted within; numerous photos available at Queen's Archives, see Museum's Index
Research Facts
Reproduction uniform made for Kingston General Hospital School of Nurses' Alumnae to represent uniforms that were first worn by nursing students in the 1886s until the mid-1890s.
Exhibit History
Bodice and skirt (a,b) on exhibit in Hall of Honour, Sept. 1995–Jan. 19, 2001; on exhibit at Museum, Jan. 22, 2001-June 9, 2008.
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oxygen concentrator

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Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
997024004 a-c
Description
Plastic encased oxygen concentrator with panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions label, warnings label, manufacturer's label, power switch, flowmeter with measurement markings, dial to set flow and clear plastic tubing; on back side of machine is a power cord held in front by a…
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Accession Number
997024004 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Oxygen Inhalation Therapy -- instrumentation
Description
Plastic encased oxygen concentrator with panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions label, warnings label, manufacturer's label, power switch, flowmeter with measurement markings, dial to set flow and clear plastic tubing; on back side of machine is a power cord held in front by an elastic loop; on back of machine is a manufacturer's label with model information and an inspector's label with handwritten initials and removable vent panel (b); behind the vent is a round removable dial (c) and 9-volt battery held in place and an analog time display counting hours of use.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - machine - Size: Length 31.5 cm x Width 45.0 cm x Depth 34.9 cm
b - vent cover - Size: Length: 20.1 cm x Width 9.5 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
c - dial - Size: Length 4.9 cm x Diam 5.9 cm
Provenance
Donated by Kingston General Hospital via Graeme McKay.
Maker
DeVilbiss
Site Made (City)
Somerset
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
plastic: brown, clear
ink: white, black, blue
metal: gray
Inscriptions
Printed on upper front panel: "DeVO/MC 29-90"; printed on manufacturer's label on back of machine: "THE DeVILBISS CO., SOMERSET, PA., USA // DISTRIBUTED BY: DeVILBISS HEALTH CARE (CANADA) INC., BARRIE, ONTARIO // MODEL NO.: MC29C SERIAL NO.: 05468C // QUALITY INSPECTED BY CC MR"; printed on a label behind removable vent: "SERIAL NO.: 05468C"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G2-3
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Used for oxygen therapy, providing oxygen at a higher concentration than that provided by the atmosphere.
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oxygen concentrator

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Dates
1980
1992
circa 1980-1992
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
997024005
Description
Wheeled plastic encased mobile oxygen concentrator with a imitation wood panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions and alarms label, warnings label, power switch with clear plastic cover, flowmeter; front of machine is covered with an imitation wood panel with Mobilaire manufactu…
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Accession Number
997024005
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Oxygen Inhalation Therapy -- instrumentation
Description
Wheeled plastic encased mobile oxygen concentrator with a imitation wood panel at top of machine front with an operating instructions and alarms label, warnings label, power switch with clear plastic cover, flowmeter; front of machine is covered with an imitation wood panel with Mobilaire manufacturer label; warning label and power cord held in a velcro strap on back lower right corner of machine; on lower back of machine is a manufacturer's and an inspection label with handwritten initials and date.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Invacare
Site Made (City)
Elyria
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
1992
circa 1980-1992
Date Remarks
Inspection dates
Material
plastic: brown, tan, clear
ink: white, black
metal: gray
Inscriptions
Printed on upper front panel: "Mobilaire V // by INVACARE // OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS // ALARMS"; printed on manufacturer's label on back of machine: "INVACARE // Innovation in Health Care // Serial Number // 92D59129 // 1RC6501C // Model Number // Elyria OHIO 44035"; printed on inspector's label: "CLINICAL ENGINEERING // INSPECTED // By CS Date: 19 AUG 92"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G2-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 58.8 cm x Width 45.0 cm x Depth 34.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor staining on body
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Used for oxygen therapy, providing oxygen at a higher concentration than that provided by the atmosphere.
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Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
997034420 a-h
Description
A circular plug with a built-up centrepiece designed to fit the size of a burr hole; boxed set consists of: cardboard box containing hinged plastic box with five sealed sterile packages if single burr hole covers and one loose burr hole cover.
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Accession Number
997034420 a-h
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Neurology -- instrumentation
Description
A circular plug with a built-up centrepiece designed to fit the size of a burr hole; boxed set consists of: cardboard box containing hinged plastic box with five sealed sterile packages if single burr hole covers and one loose burr hole cover.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - cardboard box - Size: Length 13.3 cm x Width 10.4 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
b - plastic box - Size: Length 11.9 cm x Width 9.7 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
c - sealed package - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
d - sealed package - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
e - sealed package - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
f - sealed package - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
g - sealed package - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
h - burr hole cover - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.6 cm
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Dow Corning Corporation
Site Made (City)
Midland
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogue.
Material
plastic: white; translucent
paper: white; tan
cardboard:
ink: blue
silastic: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: "CAT. NO // 425// 6 UNITS // DOW CORNING // SILASTIC // BRAND // Burr Hole Cover // FOUNTAIN DESIGN // H089004"; handwritten: "Neuro"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-9
Condition Remarks
Still in original packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
C. Kelly, ret. OR nurse; CD #1.
Research Facts
This is a plug to seal a burr hole; performed as an emergency measure in closed head injuries.
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mammary retractor

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Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997034458
Description
A C-shaped mammary retractor, solid circular hand grip with cross-hatched pattern cut into metal; distal end bifurcates into two bulbular-shaped bars; centre V-shaped; end flat.
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Accession Number
997034458
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Breast
Implants, Artificial
Description
A C-shaped mammary retractor, solid circular hand grip with cross-hatched pattern cut into metal; distal end bifurcates into two bulbular-shaped bars; centre V-shaped; end flat.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Padgett
Site Made (City)
Missouri City
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Date Remarks
Dates instrument was used by Dr. Wyllie at KGH.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on handle: "P 529 PADGETT MC. MD."; hand-etched on handle: "Dr. Wyllie Plastic"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-3
Dimension Notes
Length 19.0 cm x Width 17.7 cm x Depth 6.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photo in Museum; C. Kelly, retired OR RN; CD #6.
Research Facts
This was used by Dr. Kenneth Wyllie while doing augmentation mammoplasty and silicone implants.
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Dates
1950
1990
circa 1950-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997034471
Description
An oval stainless steel utility basin with two handles.
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Accession Number
997034471
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
Description
An oval stainless steel utility basin with two handles.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in KGH Operating Room
Maker
Vollrath
Dates
1950
1990
circa 1950-1990
Date Remarks
Based on several suppliers catalogues.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Imprinted on bottom: "Vollrath // STAINLESS STEEL WARE // 8630"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-4
Dimension Notes
Length 48.0 cm. x Width 33.0 cm. x Depth 14.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some scratches on inner and outer surfaces; several minor dents inside.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Claire Kelly, retired OR nurse; Suppliers catalogues: "Ingram & Bell", 1959, pg. 70 item #39902; "Hartz, J. F. Co. Ltd", 1960, pg. 55 item #3-532; "Downs Surgical PLC", 1982, pg. Z15, item # ZC-025-02N; CD #2.
Research Facts
Used for a variety of uses especially during surgery as a recepacle for dirty swabs. This sponge basin would sit inside a wheeled ring support and was known as a 'sponge dolly', 'kick about' or a 'kick bucket'.
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Dates
1950
1990
circa 1950-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997034472
Description
A short round stainless steel iodine cup with 6 ounce capacity.
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Accession Number
997034472
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
Description
A short round stainless steel iodine cup with 6 ounce capacity.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Polar
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1990
circa 1950-1990
Date Remarks
Based on several suppliers' catalogues dating from 1950 to 1990.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Imprinted into bottom: " POLAR // STAINLESS // STEEL // TYPE 18-8 // MADE IN U.S.A // 6G"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Dimension Notes
Length 5.2 cm x Diam. 8.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Based on suppliers' catalogues: "Hospital Catalog, General Surgical Edition," by J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 1992, p. 294 (item #10-1670) ;"Surgical Instrument Catalog," 11th ed., by the Storz Instrument Co., 1972, p. 369 (similar to item # S-3355); CD #2.
Research Facts
Colloquial names for this versatile utility object is 'prep cup' or 'galley pot'.
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Mayo instrument tray

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Dates
1950
1990
circa 1950-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997034477
Description
A rectangular stainless steel Mayo instrument tray with 18 round perforation in the bottom to allow sterilization fluids to surround instruments.
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Accession Number
997034477
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
A rectangular stainless steel Mayo instrument tray with 18 round perforation in the bottom to allow sterilization fluids to surround instruments.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in KGH operating room.
Maker
Vollrath
Dates
1950
1990
circa 1950-1990
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogues.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Imprinteded on back of tray: "8017 // ACIER INOXIDABLE // STAINLESS STEEL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-4
Dimension Notes
Length 43.4 cm x Width 22.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some scratches on inner and outer surface; some dents on rounded edges; remnant of sterilization tape affixed to back of tray.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Claire Kelly, retired OR nurse; CD #2.
Research Facts
Perforation holes were cut out of the tray to allow sterilzation fluids to flow over the instruments; similar items have the Vollrath logo in the centre location where a large hole is cut out for the pattern, and only a part of the logo is visible.
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sterilizing instrument tray

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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997034478
Description
A rectangular stainless steel sterilizing instrument tray without cover; with two retractable handles and perforated bottom.
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Accession Number
997034478
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Sterilization
Description
A rectangular stainless steel sterilizing instrument tray without cover; with two retractable handles and perforated bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Lawton
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers catalogues.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Printed on side of tray: "Lawton // 07-0724"; Printed on outside edge of tray: "Stainless Germany a"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-4
Dimension Notes
Length 41.0 cm x Width 17.2 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Claire Kelly, retired operating room nurse; "Sklar Hospital", 1992, pg 293 ( item #10-1711); CD #2.
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sterilizing instrument tray

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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997034480
Description
A long narrow deep rectangular stainless steel sterilizing instrument tray with rounded corners and five perforated holes in the bottom.
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Accession Number
997034480
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Sterilization
Description
A long narrow deep rectangular stainless steel sterilizing instrument tray with rounded corners and five perforated holes in the bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers catalogues.
Material
metal: silver
ink: black
Inscriptions
Handwritten on one end: "Gox 10 mm 10 Tescope" and "18" on the other end.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-4
Dimension Notes
Length 43.5 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
Condition Remarks
A little bit dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Claire Kelly, retired operating room nurse; CD #2.
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