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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003001 a-d
Description
Metal bed (painted white) with brass top rail and two knobs at the head and foot; (a) head has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (b) foot has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (c,d)…
Accession Number
995003001 a-d
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Beds
Description
Metal bed (painted white) with brass top rail and two knobs at the head and foot; (a) head
has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal
struts; (b) foot has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and
three horizontal struts; (c,d) side rails to join the head and foot of bed; rails are made
of metal which is painted white (and flaking)
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - bed - head - Size: Length 143.0 cm. x Width 100.0 cm.
b - bed - foot - Size: Length 91.0 cm. x Width 100.0 cm.
c - bed - rail - Size: Length 190.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm.
d - bed - rail - Size: Length 190.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: silver; yellow
paint: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0009
0009-FLOOR
Condition Remarks
Bed was extremely dirty and the brass badly tarnished; much of the paint is chipping off;
brass knobs have several dents; overall, the metal is very stable
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003010 a-b
Description
(a) Wooden bedside table with (b) removable drawer; the table is rectangular in shape on four long round legs; there is a pattern cut into the front on either side of the drawer which is very plain (varnished front only) with five wooden knobs; there is a plain wooden shelf near the bottom of the t…
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Accession Number
995003010 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, non-medical
Description
(a) Wooden bedside table with (b) removable drawer; the table is rectangular in shape on four long round legs; there is a pattern cut into the front on either side of the drawer which is very plain (varnished front only) with five wooden knobs; there is a plain wooden shelf near the bottom of the table.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bedside table - Length 76.5 cm. x Width 71.0 cm.
b - drawer - Length 38.0 cm. x Width 30.6 cm.
Provenance
Used in the private rooms on Watkins 4.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
wood: light brown
varnish: dark brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-4-2
Condition Remarks
The table was very dirty and dusty; there are a small number of scratch marks; there has been a recent repair to the top (two new nails); the table and varnish show little wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003080
Description
Painted metal bedside table which consists of a hollow rectangular frame, closed at the back and with a hinged door at the front; the inside of the table has three painted metal shelves; the table is on four cylindrical legs (each 17.8 cm in length); there is a turning latch at the front to keep th…
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Accession Number
995003080
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, non-medical
Description
Painted metal bedside table which consists of a hollow rectangular frame, closed at the back
and with a hinged door at the front; the inside of the table has three painted metal shelves;
the table is on four cylindrical legs (each 17.8 cm in length); there is a turning latch at
the front to keep the door shut
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: dark grey
paint: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-1-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 79.5 cm. x Width: 47.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
The bedside table was dirty and dusty; there are several small chips in the paint
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #1
Images
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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003002
Description
Wooden bed tray constructed of two side panels with legs, joined together by front and back panels and topped with a flat surface. The top also has 3 cm. built-up sections at the sides and back and is cut in at the front to allow the patient to sit close to the tray
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Accession Number
995003002
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Food Services
Bed Rest -- instrumentation
Description
Wooden bed tray constructed of two side panels with legs, joined together by front and back
panels and topped with a flat surface. The top also has 3 cm. built-up sections at the
sides and back and is cut in at the front to allow the patient to sit close to the tray
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
1920-1940
Material
wood: light brown
paint: off-white
Inscriptions
"D2" stencilled in black on the front
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-P2-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 63.0 cm. x Width: 42.0 cm. x Depth: 23.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
The bed tray was very dirty and dusty; there are many chips and scuff marks on the paint;
it also shows wear on the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003003
Description
Wooden bed tray constructed of two side panels with legs, joined together by front and back panels and topped with a flat surface. The front of the top is cut in slightly, to allow the patient to sit close to the tray
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Accession Number
995003003
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Food Services
Bed Rest -- instrumentation
Description
Wooden bed tray constructed of two side panels with legs, joined together by front and back
panels and topped with a flat surface. The front of the top is cut in slightly, to allow
the patient to sit close to the tray
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
1920-1940
Material
wood: light brown
paint: off-white
Inscriptions
"D.111" stencilled in black on the front
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-P2-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 60.0 cm. x Width: 45.0 cm. x Depth: 20.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
The bed tray was very dirty and dusty; there are many chips and scuff marks on the paint;
it also shows wear on the edges and the top
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #2
Images
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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003032 a-b
Description
Cylindrical glass breast pump which has a round flattened section at one end, a holding area within the pump to collect milk and a small opening at the other end onto which a red rubber bulb belongs; there is also a metal band which originally held the bulb on; the bulb has deteriorated and is not …
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Accession Number
995003032 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Breast Feeding
Milk, Human
Infant Food
Description
Cylindrical glass breast pump which has a round flattened section at one end, a holding area
within the pump to collect milk and a small opening at the other end onto which a red rubber
bulb belongs; there is also a metal band which originally held the bulb on; the bulb has
deteriorated and is not there (see accession sheet for illustration)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Width 4.6 cm.
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Date Remarks
Date on artifact
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Raised words on glass top read: "Pat. Aug. 3rd, 1915"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D7-9
Condition Remarks
Breast pump was very dirty and dusty; the rubber bulb was so deteriorated that it was unsavable;
the glass section of the pump is unmarked, unchipped and uncracked
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Images
Less detail
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003020
Description
Plastic oval-shaped lidded cup for storing dentures; the lid is attached to the back of the cup by hinges; the sides of the cup have vertical lines
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Accession Number
995003020
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Denture, Complete -- instrumentation
Description
Plastic oval-shaped lidded cup for storing dentures; the lid is attached to the back of the
cup by hinges; the sides of the cup have vertical lines
Number Of Parts
1
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
plastic: green
Inscriptions
"MADE IN USA [superscript '3']" in raised letters on the bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 10.0 cm. x Width: 8.3 cm. x Depth: 5.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Denture box was slightly dusty and dirty; had been stored in a plastic bag; appears to never
have been used
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Images
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Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003004
Description
Two-shelved cart on four wheels (24 cm diameter); shelves are made of enamelled metal; the four posts which endd with wheels are painted metal; metal supports for the shelves are painted metal; there are four painted metal rods 6 cm. above the bottom shelf and two rods 7 cm. above the top shelf (tw…
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Accession Number
995003004
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
Two-shelved cart on four wheels (24 cm diameter); shelves are made of enamelled metal; the
four posts which endd with wheels are painted metal; metal supports for the shelves are
painted metal; there are four painted metal rods 6 cm. above the bottom shelf and two rods
7 cm. above the top shelf (two rods are missing)
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Date Remarks
1930-1940
Material
metal: dark grey
enamel: white
paint: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-11-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 88.0 cm. x Width: 51.0 cm. x Depth: 87.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
The cart was very dirty and dusty; there are many chips and scuff marks on the paint;
some areas of paint are unstable and will chip
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #6
Research Facts
The cart was multipurpose and used to take blankets to patients, to transport materials for
treatment of patients' backs (back rubs), to transport materials for changing patients'
dressings after operations, etc.
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examining chair

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Dates
1929
circa 1929
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003086
Description
Examining (eye?) chair which consists of a painted metal base with four legs and plastic wheels; on the base is a vinyl-covered seat and high back (both likely made of vinyl-covered wood) and a cardboard bottom; the back has 52 studs holding the vinyl in place
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Accession Number
995003086
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination -- instrumentation
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, medical
Description
Examining (eye?) chair which consists of a painted metal base with four legs and plastic wheels;
on the base is a vinyl-covered seat and high back (both likely made of vinyl-covered wood) and
a cardboard bottom; the back has 52 studs holding the vinyl in place
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Material
metal: derk grey
paint: blue
vinyl: blue
cardboard: beige
wood(?):
plastic: black
Inscriptions
The bottom of the chair seat has a tag which reads, "Do not remove this tag under penalty of
law // All new material consisting of cotton felt // Registry No. N.Y. 25615 // This article
is made to compliance with an act of Dist. of Col. // approved July 3, 1926; Kansas approved
March 1923, Minn. approved April 24, 1929. New Jersey Revised Statutes 26, 10-6 18. Sold
by Date of Delivery"
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-12-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 110.0 cm. x Width: 41.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
The chair was very dirty and dusty; there is a sticky residue on the vinyl on the inside of
of the chair back, as well as a spot of red spray paint
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #6
Research Facts
Possibly an eye-examining chair (Sylvia Burkinshaw)
Images
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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003085
Description
Fireguard which consists of a shaped and painted piece of metal with a handle on the back; the bottom section is rectangular and has depth, while the top section is semi-circular and flat; the inside is unpainted and rusted; the handle runs from the bottom of the circular section to the middle of t…
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Accession Number
995003085
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Fires
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Fireguard which consists of a shaped and painted piece of metal with a handle on the back;
the bottom section is rectangular and has depth, while the top section is semi-circular and
flat; the inside is unpainted and rusted; the handle runs from the bottom of the circular
section to the middle of the rectangular section
Number Of Parts
1
Material
metal: grey
paint: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 52.4 cm. x Width: 58.4 cm. x Depth: 9.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Fireguard was very dirty and dusty; the bottom edge shows corrosion damage; back of fireguard also shows corrosion (rust); #3: some corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw; CD #2
Research Facts
Fireguard from a patient room (Empire room?)
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