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routine proctological examination pamphlet

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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
995005102
Description
Paper pamphlet, folding into five square pieces, contains information on the proper techniques for a routine proctological examination; comes complete with a diagram of a proctoscope and patient positioning diagrams; French version of instructions printed on reverse side.
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Accession Number
995005102
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Colorectal Surgery
Physical Examination
Manuals
Description
Paper pamphlet, folding into five square pieces, contains information on the proper techniques for a routine proctological examination; comes complete with a diagram of a proctoscope and patient positioning diagrams; French version of instructions printed on reverse side.
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
Roussel (Canada) Ltd..
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: white; blue; black
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "the // technique // of routine // proctological // examination // OBTURATOR // TIP // FLANGE"; printed inside: "An investigation of the anus and rectum is an // indispensable part of any physical check-up. Although // unpleasant to the patient, it is an examination which he // anticipates and expects. The proctological examination // can considerably amplify the information gathered // from a routine digital inspection. // The more frequently the physician conducts the // proctological examination, the more adept he becomes // at it, and the more likely he is to discover and diagnose // ano-rectal disorders. // The recommended technique of routine proctological // examination is as follows: // [instructions listed] // ROUSSEL // ROUSSEL (CANADA) LTD. // 2795 Bates Road, // Montreal 251, P.Q. // Illustration 1 // Illustration 2 // Illustration 3"; French version identical to English version printed on reverse.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #2
Dimension Notes
Length 44.8 cm x Width 10.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some creases and dents in paper; French cover has layer of paper removed, approx. 0.5 cm x 2.0 cm in size
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Attached photocopies; CD #9
Research Facts
See attached photocopies for more information
Images
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Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
995005106 a-c
Description
(a) Cardboard rectangular case with a matchbook-syle flip front; bottom of front has a printed unicorn image; inside is plastic package that holds (b) and (c); (b,c) wood and cotton swabs consisting of a thin (approx. 2 mm) wooden cylindrical stem topped with a cotton swab; swab appears to be suffu…
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Accession Number
995005106 a-c
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Bacterial Infections -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-biotics -- container
MM= Drugs -- topical -- container
Description
(a) Cardboard rectangular case with a matchbook-syle flip front; bottom of front has a printed unicorn image; inside is plastic package that holds (b) and (c); (b,c) wood and cotton swabs consisting of a thin (approx. 2 mm) wooden cylindrical stem topped with a cotton swab; swab appears to be suffused with ointment.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 10.6 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
b - swab - Size: Length 7.6 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
c - swab - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Diam. 0.4 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
Burroughs Wellcome & Co. (Canada) Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
plastic: clear
cardboard: blue; black; white
wood: brown
fabric: white
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on the front cover, top: "For the Medical Profession only // 'NEOSPORIN'* // The preferred combination // of topical antibiotics // *TRADE MARK"; printed on the front cover, bottom: "BURROUGHS WELLCOME & CO. // (CANADA) LTD. MONTREAL"; printed on back cover: "'NEOSPORIN'* // AEROSOL // Polymyxin B – // Bacitracin – // Neomycin // 'NEOSPORIN'* // CREAM // Polymyxin B – // Neomycin – // Gramicidin // 'NEOSPORIN'* // OINTMENT // Polymyxin B – // 'NEOSPORIN'* // OPHTHALMIC AND // OTIC SOLUTION // Polymyxin B – // Neomycin – // Gramicidin // 'NEOSPORIN'* POWDER // Polymyxin B – // Bacitracin – // Neomycin // *TRADE MARK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
(a) Cover stained, worn, and creased; inside plastic case is ripped; (b,c) in good condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Hospital Supply Catalog (C30)," Div. of AHSC (Canada), 1964 ([b,c] similar to item #23386-100) (see attached photocopy); CD #1
Research Facts
Topical antiseptic, currently in use
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Medical Hall Aerated Waters

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001060
Description
Green clear glass torpedo bottle; embossed words in glass; large cylindrical neck and opening.
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Accession Number
996001060
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Green clear glass torpedo bottle; embossed words in glass; large cylindrical neck and opening.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: green
Inscriptions
Medical Hall // Aerated Waters // Montreal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.0 cm. x Diam. : 6.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Surface dirt and grime adhered to outside of bottle; appears to be some opalization on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
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Acetophen tablets

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001099
Description
Small thin rectangular medicine container; contains Acetophen tablets; lid partially slides open; label painted on lid in black and red.
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Accession Number
996001099
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Fever -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter headache remedies -- container
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small thin rectangular medicine container; contains Acetophen tablets; lid partially slides open; label painted on lid in black and red.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
Charles E. Frosst & Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: yellow; red; black
Inscriptions
One dozen 5 gr. tablets To open slide [r. arrow] // Acetophen // A-seat-o-fin // for headaches, colds, Aches and pains // Charles E. Frosst & Co. Montreal Canada
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row E
Temporary Location
On display, Queen's University Department of Medicine third floor, August 20, 2013.
Dimension Notes
Length: 0.7 cm. x Width: 6.7 cm. x Depth: 2.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paint worn slightly all over box
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
997002498 a-b
Description
A box (a) of Belleview Gauze manufactured by Johnson & Johnson; box contains a roll of gauze (b) wrapped in waxed paper
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Accession Number
997002498 a-b
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
A box (a) of Belleview Gauze manufactured by Johnson & Johnson; box contains a roll of gauze (b) wrapped in waxed paper
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 12.2 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 3.8cm
b - gauze - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Diam. 3.4 cm
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University; owned by Dr. Horace. C. Mabee, M.D., C. M. of Kingston. .
Maker
Johnson & Johnson Limited
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: cream, grey
ink: orange, red, black
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
Printed on box (a): "ONE YARD (0.91 Meters) STERILIZED // BELLVIEW GAUZE // PLAIN // Johnson + Johnson Limited // MONTREAL CANADA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-3
Condition Remarks
Box is in poor condition, gauze is in good condition; box has several tears with frayed edges, considerable fading and moderate staining; gauze is wrapped in waxed paper which has yellowed severely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
This case was found within medicine case (997001959 a); CD #1
Exhibit History
On display in the Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall removed January 27, 2010
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Lederle's Antitoxin [advertising postcard]

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Dates
15-May-07
circa May 15, 1907
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001584
Description
Postcard advertising Lederle Refined and Concentrated Diphtheria Antitoxin, addressed to Dr. W.A. DeWolfe Smith, New Westminster, B.C.; 1cent stamp of Edward VII; back shows comparative volume of 3,000 units ordinary antitoxin compared to 3,000 units Lederle's Antitoxin.
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Accession Number
996001584
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Diphtheria Antitoxin -- advertisements
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Postcard advertising Lederle Refined and Concentrated Diphtheria Antitoxin, addressed to Dr. W.A. DeWolfe Smith, New Westminster, B.C.; 1cent stamp of Edward VII; back shows comparative volume of 3,000 units ordinary antitoxin compared to 3,000 units Lederle's Antitoxin.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg Limited.
Maker
Davis & Lawrence Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
15-May-07
circa May 15, 1907
Date Remarks
Postmark
Material
paper: black; buff; green
Inscriptions
Front reads, "CANADA POST CARD // THE ADDRESS TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE // Dr. W. A. DeWolfe Smith // New Westminster // B.C."; back reads, "COMPARATIVE VOLUME // 3000 Units Ordinary Antitoxic Serum // 3000 Units Lederle's Antitoxin, Refined and Concentrated."; postcard is addressed to "Dear Doctor" and claims to superiority of Lederle's antitoxin over the ordinary product
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018; extended to 31 Dec 2023
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.5 cm. x Width: 13.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Top edge is slightly rubbed; small ink blot at left edge; small bend lower right corner; back has New Westminster B.C. postmark and another partial postmark
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Sulphur and Iron Bitters [advertising trade card]

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001729
Description
Paper trade card, multicoloured, advertising Sulphur and Iron Bitters.
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Accession Number
996001729
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Paper trade card, multicoloured, advertising Sulphur and Iron Bitters.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Climax Chemical Co. (product); J.D. Whelan & Co., Lith.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: blue; green; black; white; orange; yellow; grey; brown; pink
Inscriptions
Front reads, "SULPHUR & IRON BITTERS"; back reads, "FAILING! // That is what a great many people are doing. They // don't just know what is the matter, but they have a com- // bination of aches and pains, and each month they grow // worse."; goes on to claim that product is a blood purifier and enricher, which restores health; testimonial; claims that product cures "kidney and liver diseases, consumption, rheumatism, neuralgia, dyspepsia, biliousness, intermittent fevers, etc."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder E
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.1 cm. x Width: 7.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Lower right corner and upper left corner slightly bent; back discoloured; some of top layer of paper torn off
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Dates
20-Jul-70
circa July 20, 1970
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001845
Description
Paper letter enclosed in 996.001.844; one side describes stamp, other promotes Elliott-Marion Co. Ltd.; dimensions are given for letter unfolded.
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Accession Number
996001845
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertisements
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Paper letter enclosed in 996.001.844; one side describes stamp, other promotes Elliott-Marion Co. Ltd.; dimensions are given for letter unfolded.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Elliott-Marion Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
20-Jul-70
circa July 20, 1970
Date Remarks
Date of issue
Material
paper: green-grey
Inscriptions
"6-CENT // WILDLIFE CONSERVATION // COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP // The 6-cent Wildlife Conservation stamp will be first placed on sale at Custer, South Dakota, // on ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 27.8 cm. x Width: 21.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; several creases
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
See 996.001.844 (envelope containing this letter)
Research Facts
See the sheet
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Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
996023012
Description
Postcard which shows an entrance to the Belleville General Hospital and some of the ground in front of it; the entrance appears to be the front entrance and has the name of the hospital above the door; there is a paved walkway up to the door, with flowers at the side
  1 image  
Accession Number
996023012
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- pictorial works
Description
Postcard which shows an entrance to the Belleville General Hospital and some of the ground in front
of it; the entrance appears to be the front entrance and has the name of the hospital above the
door; there is a paved walkway up to the door, with flowers at the side
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
World Wide Sales Agencies Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
paper: white; green; brown; red; blue; yellow; pink
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #5
Dimension Notes
Length: 13.9 cm. x Width: 8.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
The postcard is unused; the paper has no tears or missing sections; the back has very minor dirt
marks
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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radioactive material container

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Collection
Kingston Regional Cancer Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Radiotherapy
Accession Number
998006006 a-b
Description
Lead radioactive material container which consists of a container and fitted lid; (a) the container is hollow and cylindrical with a flat closed bottom and a round open top; the outside of the container is painted yellow and there is a plastic label with printed information on the outside front; (b…
Accession Number
998006006 a-b
Collection
Kingston Regional Cancer Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Radiotherapy
MeSH Heading
Radiation Protection
Description
Lead radioactive material container which consists of a container and fitted lid; (a) the container is hollow and cylindrical with a flat closed bottom and a round open top; the outside of the container is painted yellow and there is a plastic label with printed information on the outside front; (b) a round lid with a flat closed top fits onto the container
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - container - Length 8.0 cm. x Diameter4.7 cm.
b - lid - Size: x Width 2.1 cm. x Diameter4.7 cm.
Maker
Charles E. Frosst & Co., Radiopharmaceutical Division
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: grey
paint: yellow
plastic: pink; clear
Inscriptions
(a) The label on the front of the container reads, "CAUTION // RADIOACTIVE // MATERIAL // [symbol see accession sheet] // CHARLES S. FROSST & CO. // DIOPHARMACEUTICAL DIVISION // FROSST ["atom" symbol - see accession sheet] // KIRKLAND (MONTREAL) CANADA" in English and French; (b) the lid has the word, "Frosst" in raised letters on the outside top
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F3-9 Row B
Condition Remarks
The metal shows only minor wear and no corrosion; the paint has several chips in it; the plastic label has a very small missing section in the lower right corner, but is fully legible
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
Kingston Regional Cancer Centre - Radium exhibit, May 12, 1998
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