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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005026
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
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Accession Number
995005026
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Diam. 10.1 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.3 cm x Diam. 9.6 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Profex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
ink: green
Inscriptions
Printed directly on the glass in green ink with the lettering done in negative: "TONGUE DEPRESSORS"; embossed on bottom of jar: "Profex // USA" within an oval shape; engraved inside the jar lid: "Profex [underlined]" within an oval shape, and below: "STAINLESS USA" in a semicircular form.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Jar has a few small bubbles in the glass; lid has small amount of tarnishing on surface and scratches on interior surfaces; a few spots of white paint (?) on top of lid.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 259 (similar to item #5H-805) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005027
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
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Accession Number
995005027
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Diam. 10.1 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.3 cm x Diam. 9.6 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Profex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
ink: green
Inscriptions
Printed directly on the glass in green ink with the lettering done in negative: "APPLICATORS"; embossed on bottom of jar: "Profex // USA" within an oval shape; engraved inside the jar lid: "Profex [underlined]" within an oval shape, and below: "STAINLESS USA" in a semicircular form.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Jar has a few small bubbles in the glass and what appears to be wood splinters and dust in the bottom of the jar; lid has a few spots of tarnish and there are scratches inside the lid.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 259 (similar to item #5H-805) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995005028
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
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Accession Number
995005028
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
(a) Dressing jar with a flat base, straight walls, curved shoulders and a straight neck; mould seam runs entire length of body; a content label is printed directly on the glass; (b) lid with straight-lipped, curved top and a knob; lid has a brushed metallic finish.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 17.6 cm x Diam. 10.0 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 4.1 cm x Diam. 9.7 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Profex
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
ink: green
Inscriptions
Printed directly on the glass in green ink with the lettering done in negative: "COTTON"; embossed on bottom of jar: "Profex // USA" within an oval shape; engraved inside the jar lid: "Profex [underlined]" within an oval shape, and below: "STAINLESS USA" in a semicircular form.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Jar has a few small bubbles in the glass and some dust inside the jar; lid has white flecks (paint?) on it and a small amount of tarnish.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 259 (similar to item #5H-805) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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ear, eye, nose and throat diagnostic kit

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9566
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
995005029 a-n
Description
Diagnostic kit, consisting of (a) a leather-covered, rectangular wooden case; the top is hinged at the back with two metal hinges; front has a simple latch with a circular button on the outside as part of the locking mechanism; inside top is satin and bottom is blue velvet over wood cut into holder…
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Accession Number
995005029 a-n
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis
Physical Examination
Description
Diagnostic kit, consisting of (a) a leather-covered, rectangular wooden case; the top is hinged at the back with two metal hinges; front has a simple latch with a circular button on the outside as part of the locking mechanism; inside top is satin and bottom is blue velvet over wood cut into holders for tools; (b) adjustable metal speculum; top is open; speculum is hollow; two blades, hinged and conical in shape, are adjusted by a metal screw mechanism that attaches to the top above the blade hinges by way of a metal collar; (c-e) conical, hollow, metal speculum, with a short neck extended past flare of collar; bottom tip is open, allowing sight down inside length of speculum; (f,g) circular metal mirror, attached to a thin, cylindrical metal arm and hollow cylindrical collar; (h) cylindrical light; top has glass and is convex; bottom is metal threaded with copper connector; (i) otoscope assembly: main body is a metal cylinder; one side has a lens with a concave, terraced eyepiece; minor cylinder projects from eyepiece; small glass ring projects down from cylinder in a flexible mounting; longer cylinder projects down from main piece; two engraved rings, two smaller cylinders; cylinder back is open with a light similar to (h); (j) ophthalmoscope port: rectangular, made of metal, with a cylinder mounted on top and folded over the bottom; bent metal creates a slot; (k) solid, metal depressor, consisting of a hollow cylinder attached along the bottom to a longer V-shaped piece of flat metal, the top 0.8 cm and curving down, with a blunt convex tip; (l) ophthalmoscope head: the body is composed of a rotating disc of metal, with small, circular glass lenses embedded in the disc, sandwiched between two thin discs of metal, pierced with a circular hole to allow sight through the object; the front plate has both sides cut back to allow easier turning of the embedded disc; the rear plate has an extra semicircle of metal attached to the top; a small strip of metal is attached to the back of the back plate with two screws; it runs in parallel with a metal cylinder, the bottom having a neck, then terracing twice into a single prong--to anchor to the rest of the ophthalmoscope--while the top is cut diagonally at a 60° angle and filled with a glass lens; (m) illuminator, which is a long, curved cylinder of metal with a light at one end and a single prong connection at the other; (n) battery handle, which is a hollow cylinder of leather-covered metal; threading at bottom, closing mechanism missing; top has intact metal assembly with a clip extending down one side of cylinder; above the clip, the metal cylinder is cross-hatched for grip; top of cylinder has semicircular slot and a plastic tab extending from it; centre of top has smaller, cylindrical female single-prong plug with screw for securing connection.
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 18.8 cm x Width 18.4 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
b - variable speculum - Size: Length 7.0 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
c - otoscope speculum (small tip) - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Diam. 2.9 cm
d - otoscope speculum (medium tip) - Size: Length 4.8 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
e - otoscope speculum (large tip) - Size: Length 4.6 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
f - laryngoscope mirror (small) - Size: Length 6.0 cm x Width 1.6 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
g - laryngoscope mirror (large) - Size: Length 6.1 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
h - lamp tip - Size: Length 2.7 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
i - otoscope assembly - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
j - ophthalmoscope part - Size: Length 2.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
k - depressor - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
l - ophthalmoscope head - Size: Length 9.4 cm x Width 4.3 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
m - illuminator - Size: Length 13.3 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
n - battery handle - Size: Length 15.7 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
J. S & S; Klinostik
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Material
plastic: ivory
metal: silver; yellow; black
leather: black
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
(a) Embroidered letters, inside lid: "KLINOSTIK [a bar over the "O"] REGD. // SUPER DIAGNOSTIC // BRITISH MADE"; (b) engraved on side: "KLINOSTIK // BRITISH MADE"; (i) engraved on side: "KLINOSTIK // BRITISH MADE"; (j) engraved on bottom: "KLINOSTIK // BRITISH MADE"; (l) engraved on front: MAY // OPHTHALMOSCOPE // Improved // J. S&S. // + [rotary dial from 20 through 0 to 20] – // WHITE X-RAY // TORONTO // MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN"; engraved on back: "PAT 808 - 7 [illeg.]"; (n) engraved on top: "OFF"; engraved on the side: "KLINOSTIK [a bar over the "O"] // REGD [the "D" superscr. and underlined]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-14
Condition Remarks
(a) While structurally intact, the case leather is wearing away from the wood; hinges suffering from inactive corrosion; one hinge is broken; inside, satin is stained and velvet has sustained significant fungus and insect damage; (b) some wear on metal but is still functional; (c-e) some tarnishing around base; (f,g) some wear; mirrors clean; (h) wear and discolouration near plug end; (i) eyepiece intact but worn; tarnished on inside of cylinder; (j) plate is slightly worn; (k) wear on blade; some tarnish on underside; (l) slight inactive corrosion on top rim; wear on front face; rotary mechanism still functional; (m) adhesive debris stuck to arm; wear along length; significant wear two cm back from light tip; (n) leather cover peeling; inactive corrosion throughout inside; threading broken and cracked; bottom of handle missing; #2: box: dirty overall; losses to covering, especially at edges and corners; coveirng lifting at both back corners and along bottom edges; satin lining stained and worn with tide-lines and discolouration of fabric; velvet lining very dusty with major loss around the narrow end of one of the depressions on PR; pin on hinge on PR partially removed from barrel and is very rusty; pin on hinge of PL is missing; implements: minor surface dirt and accretions; major corrosion on interior of (n) with resulting loss of surface coating; screw-on end of this tool part has major losses.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC, Canada, 1964 (c-e) similar to 31230-020; (f,g) similar to 31490-010; (i) similar to disassembled 31226; (j) similar to part of 31217-005; (l) similar to 31210; (m) similar to 31455-025; (n) similar to 31335 (see attached photocopies); see also 1979.12.7 and 1982.5.22; CD #9
Research Facts
Museum has two similar ophthalmoscopes to (l): 1979.12.7 and 1982.5.22.
Exhibit History
McCord Museum in Montreal ("Growing Up in Montreal") from 26 Aug. 2004 to 22 June 2007; L-2004.3.
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cytology fixative

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9569
Dates
1941
circa 1941
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
995005030
Description
(a) A cylindrical, plastic bottle with wrap-around paper label and a flat, closed bottom; has a narrow neck topped by stuck-on, plastic, cylindrical cap with integral spray head; (b) clear, cylindrical plastic cap that fits over spray assembly.
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Accession Number
995005030
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Fixatives
Cytology -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
(a) A cylindrical, plastic bottle with wrap-around paper label and a flat, closed bottom; has a narrow neck topped by stuck-on, plastic, cylindrical cap with integral spray head; (b) clear, cylindrical plastic cap that fits over spray assembly.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 12.1 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 2.2 cm x Diam. 2.2 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Richard-Allan Medical Industries Inc.
Site Made (City)
Richland
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1941
circa 1941
Date Remarks
Cytology study becomes a common medical practice
Material
plastic: clear; translucent; white
paper: off-white; black
liquid contents: clear
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on label on front: "RICHARD–ALLAN // MEDICAL INDUSTRIES // Fix-Rite // A CYTOLOGY FIXATIVE"; black label printed with: "DIRECTIONS: // 1. Prepare smear in usual manner // 2. Hold fixative 5-6 inches from surface of slide and using quick strokes spray until specimen is covered // 3. Allow to dry // 4. Slide may be stored indefinitely prior to staining // 5. Send prepared slides to pathology or cytological laboratory of your choice // CAUTION: Store according to Federal // regulations for medical flammable // items // INGREDIENTS: Alcohol, Acetone, Carbowax 1540 // PRODUCT OF: Richard-Allan Medical Industries, Inc. // 8850 M-89, Richland, Michigan 49083 // CONTENTS: 2 Fl. oz. (59 ml)"; printed directly on bottom: "78013"; embossed on bottom: "IMCO // 22"; (b) embossed inside lid: "22"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-6
Condition Remarks
(a) Plastic in good condition; cap stuck on; label slightly discoloured; (b) some wear around bottom rim.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
History of Cytology Web site; CD #9
Research Facts
Fix-Rite 2 (later formulation) still in use today.
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adhesive dispenser

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9619
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005032 a-f
Description
Adhesive dispenser with wall rack for adhesives used in a medical office; rectangular base with curved top with lid that rolls open; rolls of adhesive are held in place by a metal spring-loaded rod; wall rack has holes for screw attachment to wall; three rolls of adhesive tape are on a cardboard ro…
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Accession Number
995005032 a-f
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
Adhesive dispenser with wall rack for adhesives used in a medical office; rectangular base with curved top with lid that rolls open; rolls of adhesive are held in place by a metal spring-loaded rod; wall rack has holes for screw attachment to wall; three rolls of adhesive tape are on a cardboard roll that sits on a metal rod inside dispenser.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - dispenser, lid, wall rack - Size: Length 37.0 cm x Width 9.5 cm x Depth 9.5 cm
b - rod - Size: Length 36.1 cm x Diam. 1.3 cm
c - cardboard roll - Size: Length 31.4 cm x Diam. 2.4 cm
d - surgical tape - Size: Depth 2.4 cm x Diam. 5.3 cm
e - surgical tape - Size: Depth 2.4 cm x Diam. 5.4 cm
f - surgical tape - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 4.3 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Johnson & Johnson
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
enamelware: white
metal: silver
cardboard: brown
adhesive tape: off-white
paint: red
Inscriptions
Printed on rolling lid exterior in red enamel paint: "MADE IN U.S.A. // ADHESIVE TAPE"; printed insdie of lid on rim, "CLOSE COVER WHEN NOT IN USE // Johnson & Johnson"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-1
Condition Remarks
Active corrosion on and below enamel on the enamelware; rod shows scratches due to use over time; adhesives are yellowing with age.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 274 (similar to items #6H-948 and #6H-950) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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syringe and case

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9570
Dates
1943
circa 1943
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005033 a-d
Description
(a) Glass syringe body, which is hollow and cylindrical; ovoid top, with two flat sides; sides have graduation marks; bottom tapers sharply to metal tip; designed to hold replaceable needles; (b) glass syringe plunger, a solid cylinder with a blunt bottom and circular, flared top; (c) syringe holde…
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Accession Number
995005033 a-d
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Description
(a) Glass syringe body, which is hollow and cylindrical; ovoid top, with two flat sides; sides have graduation marks; bottom tapers sharply to metal tip; designed to hold replaceable needles; (b) glass syringe plunger, a solid cylinder with a blunt bottom and circular, flared top; (c) syringe holder, a hollow cylinder of cardboard with corrugated padding on the inside; (d) lid for (c), a hollow cylinder of cardboard, lined at top with cotton batting.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - syringe body - Size: Length 9.2 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 8.9 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
c - case bottom - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
d - case top - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1943
circa 1943
Date Remarks
Becton & Dickinson patent; interchangeable syringe top
Material
cardboard: grey; white; tan
glass: clear; cloudy
metal: silver
fabric: off-white
Inscriptions
(a) Printed vertically on side: "S // 3742" and "1 2 3 4 5 cc" next to graduation marks; printed on reverse side, vertically: "B-D YALE // LUER-LOK // Becton, Dickinson & Co. // MADE IN U.S.A."; (b) printed vertically on side: "S // 3742"; (c) printed on side: "Chance // all glass // interchangeable syringe // Made in England"; printed on bottom: "Chance // 5 ml // luer tip // C centre"; (d) printed on top: "Chance // 5 ml // luer tip // C centre"; printed on side: "SOLE DISTRIBUTORS: // Surgical Equipment Supplies Ltd., Surgical Equipment Supplies Ltd. // Westfields Road, North Acton, London, W.3. Westfields Road, North Acton, London, W.3"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
(a) glass tarnished around mouth of syringe; glass solid but heavily stained inside, especially the bottom 1.4 cm; metal tip stained; (b) heavy staining around bottom; solid; (c) structurally intact; cardboard corrugation bent and broken; (d) solid; edges dented with use; cotton dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
B-D Web site; "Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 284 (similar to item #6-5YL) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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disposable plastic syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9571
Dates
1962
circa 1962
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995005034
Description
Rectangular package for disposable syringe; top is open; package is empty; front label has illustration of syringe.
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Accession Number
995005034
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
Injections -- instrumentation
Description
Rectangular package for disposable syringe; top is open; package is empty; front label has illustration of syringe.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Clarkson
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1962
circa 1962
Date Remarks
Disposable syringe first produced by B-D.
Material
paper: white; yellow
Inscriptions
Printed, facing the ripped top: "PEEL APART TO OPEN // POUR OUVRIR SÉPAREZ LES PAROIS // 20 G 1½ // DETACHABLE NEEDLE // AIGUILLE AMOVIBLE // 2 ½ // CC. // PAT. APPL'D FOR CW65-9 (A - 8) // YALE, LUER-LOK, // DISCARDIT AND // PLASTIPAK ARE // TRADEMARKS"; at bottom, in yellow: "NON-TOXIC – NON-PYROGENIC // USE ONCE AND DESTROY // UTILISEZ UNE SEULE FOIS // AT DÉTRUISEZ"; facing 90° to other printing: "PLASTIPAK // EMBOUT LUER-LOK® TIP // CONTENTS OF UNOPENED OR UNDAMAGED PACKAGE GUARANTEED STERILE // STERILE . DISPOSABLE [red checkmark underlines next word] DISCARDIT // B.D // TRADEMARK // MARQUE DÉPOSÉE // PLASTIC SYRINGE // 2½ // CC. // SERINGUE EN // PLASTIQUE // TOUTE ENVELOPPE SCELLÉE ET INTACTE PORTE LA GARANTIE D'UN PRODUIT STÉRILE"; reverse side: facing top, "OPEN POUR OUVRIR-SÉPAREZ PEEL APART TO OPEN // LES PAROIS CW64 (A-1)"; facing side: "PATIENT // ROOM/CHAMBRE DATE // BECTON, DICKINSON & CO., CANADA, LTD. // CLARKSON, ONTARIO // MADE IN CANADA FABRICATION AU CANADA // PLASTIPAK"; foregoing is repeated once; "IMPORTANT: 1. POUR FIXER L'AIGUILLE À LA SERINGUE, POUSSEZ-LA EN TOURNANT // 2. RETIREZ LE PROTECTEUR-SANS LE TOURNER // POUR EN DISPOSER: APRÈS USAGE, REPLACEZ LE PROTECTEUR JUSTE ASSEZ LOIN POUR // POUVOIR PLIER ET REPLIER L'AIGUILLE JUSQU'À CE QU'ELLE SE CASSE. RENDEZ- // LA ENSUITE INUTILISABLE EN LA BROYANT, L'INCINÉRANT OU AUTREMENT. // IMPORTANT: 1. TIGHTEN NEEDLE ON SYRINGE WITH TWIST-PUSH ACTION // 2. PULL GUARD STRAIGHT OFF – (DO NOT TWIST) // TO DESTROY: AFTER USE, REPLACE GUARD TO A POINT THAT WILL PERMIT BENDING NEEDLE // BACK AND FORTH UNTIL NEEDLE BREAKS. INCINERATE OR OTHERWISE DESTROY // SYRINGE TO AVOID MISUSE."; foregoing repeated once; printed, facing bottom: "5 R0035"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-7
Dimension Notes
Length 19.1 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Top is open; minor staining
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
B-D Web site; CD #9
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microorganism collector

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9572
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
995005035
Description
Rectangular plastic and paper sterile wrapping, with the clear plastic covering the length of the package; top has peel-away opening; inside package is plastic-tipped swab for sampling and a plastic cylindrical tube to hold the completed sample.
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Accession Number
995005035
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microbiological Techniques -- instrumentation
Description
Rectangular plastic and paper sterile wrapping, with the clear plastic covering the length of the package; top has peel-away opening; inside package is plastic-tipped swab for sampling and a plastic cylindrical tube to hold the completed sample.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Starplex Scientific
Site Made (City)
Etobicoke
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Starplex founded in the 1970s.
Material
paper: white; off-white; pink; pale blue
plastic: pink; white; clear
Inscriptions
Printed on package: "ST [five-pointed star] RSWAB® // MICROORGANISM COLLECTION AND TRANSPORT SYSTEM // SYSTÈME DE COLLECTE ET D'EXPÉDITION DE MICROORGANISMES // 1. PEEL OPEN STERILE PACK. // 2. REMOVE SWAB AND TAKE SPECIMEN. // 3. REMOVE AND DISCARD PLUG FROM TUBE. // 4. INSERT SWAB INTO TUBE AND PUSH IN PLUG. // 5. RECORD PATIENT'S NAME ON LABEL. // 6. SEND SPECIMEN TO LABORATORY FOR IN VITRO DIAGNOSTIC USE. // N.B. STERILE UNTIL PACKAGE IS OPENED. // MADE IN CANADA BY: STARPLEX SCIENTIFIC; ETOBICOKE, ONT. M9W 6Y3 // 1. PELER L'EMBALLAGE // 2. RETIRER LA TIGE MONTÉE ET PRÉLEVER L'ÉCHANTILLON. // 3. ENLEVER ET JETER LE BOUCHON DU TUBE. // 4. INSÉRER LA TIGE DANS LE TUBE ET BIEN BOUCHER. // 5. INSCRIRE LE NOM DU PATIENT SUR L'ÉTIQUIETTE // 6. ENVOYER L'ÉCHANTILLON AU LABORATOIRE. POUR DIAGNOSTIC IN VITRO // SEULEMENT. L'ÉMBALLAGE INTACT EST STÉRILE. // N.B. SI NON OUVERT L'ÉMBALLAGE EST STÉRILE. // FABRIQUE AU CANADA: STARPLEX SCIENTIFIC: ETOBICOKE, ONT. M9W 6Y3 Item No. 1287."; printed perpendicular to other printing: "6"; printed on tube inside package: "STARPLEX® // SCIENTIFIC // Date: // Name/Nom: // Specimen/Échantillon: F/M // MADE IN CANADA/FABRIQUÉ AU CANADA Etobicoke, Ont. M9W 6Y3 // [printed sideways] #3062 // [printed in stippled style] S130 // MOD AMIES CLEAR // LOT 4H31A // EXP AUG96"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-6
Dimension Notes
Length 23.3 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Tube inside package seems discoloured; sterile seals intact; no stains, no signs of wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Company Web site; also see 995.005.036 and .037; CD #9
Research Facts
Identical to 995.005.036 and .037
Images
Less detail

microorganism collector

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9573
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
995005036
Description
Rectangular plastic and paper sterile wrapping, with the clear plastic covering the length of the package; top has peel-away opening; inside package is plastic-tipped swab for sampling and a plastic cylindrical tube to hold the completed sample.
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Accession Number
995005036
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Microbiological Techniques -- instrumentation
Description
Rectangular plastic and paper sterile wrapping, with the clear plastic covering the length of the package; top has peel-away opening; inside package is plastic-tipped swab for sampling and a plastic cylindrical tube to hold the completed sample.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Starplex Scientific
Site Made (City)
Etobicoke
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Starplex founded in the 1970s.
Material
paper: white; off-white; pink; pale blue
plastic: pink; white; clear
Inscriptions
Printed on package: "ST [five-pointed star] RSWAB® // MICROORGANISM COLLECTION AND TRANSPORT SYSTEM // SYSTÈME DE COLLECTE ET D'EXPÉDITION DE MICROORGANISMES // 1. PEEL OPEN STERILE PACK. // 2. REMOVE SWAB AND TAKE SPECIMEN. // 3. REMOVE AND DISCARD PLUG FROM TUBE. // 4. INSERT SWAB INTO TUBE AND PUSH IN PLUG. // 5. RECORD PATIENT'S NAME ON LABEL. // 6. SEND SPECIMEN TO LABORATORY FOR IN VITRO DIAGNOSTIC USE. // N.B. STERILE UNTIL PACKAGE IS OPENED. // MADE IN CANADA BY: STARPLEX SCIENTIFIC; ETOBICOKE, ONT. M9W 6Y3 // 1. PELER L'EMBALLAGE // 2. RETIRER LA TIGE MONTÉE ET PRÉLEVER L'ÉCHANTILLON. // 3. ENLEVER ET JETER LE BOUCHON DU TUBE. // 4. INSÉRER LA TIGE DANS LE TUBE ET BIEN BOUCHER. // 5. INSCRIRE LE NOM DU PATIENT SUR L'ÉTIQUIETTE // 6. ENVOYER L'ÉCHANTILLON AU LABORATOIRE. POUR DIAGNOSTIC IN VITRO // SEULEMENT. L'ÉMBALLAGE INTACT EST STÉRILE. // N.B. SI NON OUVERT L'ÉMBALLAGE EST STÉRILE. // FABRIQUE AU CANADA: STARPLEX SCIENTIFIC: ETOBICOKE, ONT. M9W 6Y3 Item No. 1287."; printed perpendicular to other printing: "5"; printed on tube inside package: "STARPLEX® // SCIENTIFIC // Date: // Name/Nom: // Specimen/Échantillon: F/M // MADE IN CANADA/FABRIQUÉ AU CANADA Etobicoke, Ont. M9W 6Y3 // [printed sideways] #3062 // [printed in stippled style] S130 // MOD AMIES CLEAR // LOT 4H31A // EXP AUG96"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-6
Dimension Notes
Length 23.3 cm x Width 4.8 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Tube inside package seems discoloured; sterile seals intact; no stains, no signs of wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Company Web site; also see 995.005.035 and .037; CD #9
Research Facts
Identical to 995.005.035 and .037
Images
Less detail

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