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Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003003026 a-b
Description
Pair of Blier clips, used for tubal sterilizations; each Blier clip consists of a rectangular-shaped clip with flat top, bottom and sides; the clip is folded over on itself with a very thin flat space between the top and bottom and a rounded clip piece on one side.
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Accession Number
003003026 a-b
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Description
Pair of Blier clips, used for tubal sterilizations; each Blier clip consists of a rectangular-shaped clip with flat top, bottom and sides; the clip is folded over on itself with a very thin flat space between the top and bottom and a rounded clip piece on one side.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - Blier clip - Size: Length 1.2 cm x Width 0.6 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
b - Blier clip - Size: Length 1.2 cm x Width 0.6 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
In use in the late 1970s
Material
plastic: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-5
Condition Remarks
#1: The show very minor wear only; they appear to not have been used.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; CD #2
Research Facts
Blier clips were used for tubal sterilization and sometimes failed by allowing sperm to pass through the Fallopian tubes; clips were intended to clip over a Fallopian tube so tightly that sperm would be unable to pass through.
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Dates
1939
1969
circa 1939-1969
Collection
SSL Canada Inc. Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003007001 a-z
Description
(a) Rectangular cardboard box top with semicircular cutouts along long edges to facilitate easy opening of box; top side of box has stylized image of three saluting soldiers; (b) rectangular cardboard box bottom; contains 12 identical boxes, (c) and (d); (c) rectangular cardboard box top with semic…
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Accession Number
003007001 a-z
Collection
SSL Canada Inc. Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Male
MM= Contraceptive Devices -- condom
Description
(a) Rectangular cardboard box top with semicircular cutouts along long edges to facilitate easy opening of box; top side of box has stylized image of three saluting soldiers; (b) rectangular cardboard box bottom; contains 12 identical boxes, (c) and (d); (c) rectangular cardboard box top with semicircular cutouts along long edges to facilitate easy opening of box; top side of box has stylized image of three saluting soldiers; (d) rectangular cardboard box bottom (boxes are empty); (e,g,i,k,m,o,q,s,u,w,y) identical to (c); (f,h,j,l,n,p,r,t,v,x,z) identical to (d).
Number Of Parts
26
Part Names
a - box top - Size: Length 17.1 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 5.4 cm
b - box bottom - Size: Length 16.9 cm x Width 8.1 cm x Depth 5.4 cm
c - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
d - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
e - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
f - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
g - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
h - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
i - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
j - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
k - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
l - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
m - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
n - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
o - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
p - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
q - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
r - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
s - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
t - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
u - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
v - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
w - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
x - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
y - small box top - Size: Length 7.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
z - small box bottom - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
Provenance
Owned by SSL Canada Inc./Julius Schmid
Maker
Julius Schmid (Canada) Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1939
1969
circa 1939-1969
Date Remarks
"Cadets" design trademark registered in Canada in 1939; Canadian law banning sale of condoms for birth control repealed in 1969.
Material
paper: red; black; white; navy blue
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on top: "CADETS // TRADE // MARK // REG. // CAN. // PAT. // OFF. // CONTENTS // ONE GROSS NO. 35 // ROLLED // DISTRIBUTED BY // Julius Schmid (Canada) LTD. // TORONTO. CANADA"; printed on both top and bottom ends: "ONE GROSS NO. [the "O" superscripted with the period underneath it] 35 // 12 BOXES OF 12 ROLLED // CADETS // DISTRIBUTED BY // Julius Schmid (Canada) LTD. // TORONTO, CANADA"; (c) printed on box top: "ONE DOZEN // CADETS // TRADE // MARK // REG. // CAN. // PAT. // OFF. // DISTRIBUTED BY // Julius Schmid (Canada) Ltd. // TORONTO, CANADA // PRICE // $1.00 DOZEN // SOLD FOR PROTECTION AGAINST DISEASE"; printed on long sides: "PRINTED IN U.S.A."; printed on short sides: "ONE DOZEN // NO. 35 ROLLED"; (g,i,k,m,o,q,s,u,w,y) identical to (c).
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-5
Condition Remarks
(a) Box is complete, cardboard still flexible; it shows considerable wear around lower edge and at corners; (b) box is solid and functional; some wear along edges; (c-z) only minor wear; boxes are empty, very clean; slight discolouration on box top from box bottom above.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
History of contraception website; Canadian Intellectual Property Office website; CD #9.
Exhibit History
History of Contraception exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Kingston General Hospital; March 2004 - Case #2
Images
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Dates
1995
circa 1995
Collection
Dr. Robert Reid Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003002004
Description
Cervical cap, which consists of a single piece of latex formed into a cap-like shape with an open, round top that has a collar, and a bottom that is concave and tapers to a rounded, closed end.
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Accession Number
003002004
Collection
Dr. Robert Reid Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Description
Cervical cap, which consists of a single piece of latex formed into a cap-like shape with an open, round top that has a collar, and a bottom that is concave and tapers to a rounded, closed end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. Robert Reid
Maker
Prentif
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1995
circa 1995
Date Remarks
Based on dates of availability
Material
latex: cream
Inscriptions
Raised lettering on the outside of the collar reads, "PRENTIF // 28 MM"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-5
Dimension Notes
Length 3.9 cm x Diam. 4.1 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The cervical cap is unused and shows very little wear; the latex shows no tears and no staining
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Stephanie Palerme; Canadian Intellectual Property Office website; archive of Cervical Cap Ltd.'s website March 2005; CD #2
Research Facts
Trademark for Prentif was registered in Canada in 1989, and expunged in 2005 after a failure to renew. According to a news release from Cervical Cap Ltd., the North American distributor, the Prentif cervical cap ceased production in 2005.
Exhibit History
History of Contraception exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Kingston General Hospital; March 2004 - Case #3
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Chinese intrauterine device

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9784
Dates
1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003003034
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring of tightly coiled stainless steel wire.
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Accession Number
003003034
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring of tightly coiled stainless steel wire.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and donated to the Museum by Dr. Paul MacKenzie.
Dates
1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.2 cm x Diam. 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows some wear and very minor discolouration; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD.
Exhibit History
History of Contraception exhibit, Fraser-Armstrong 5, Kingston General Hospital; March 2004 - Case #2
Images
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Chinese intrauterine device

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9785
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003003035
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
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Accession Number
003003035
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 2.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows some wear and minor discolouration; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD; this model was made in the shape of a uterus.
Images
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Chinese intrauterine device

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9786
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003003036
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
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Accession Number
003003036
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed three-sided ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the triangular-shaped ring has rounded corners and sides that curve towards the centre of the ring at their centres.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Length 2.5 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The IUD shows some wear; one side has been pulled and the coils are not as tightly coiled as the other two sides; the IUD has lost its original shape; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD; this model was made in the shape of a uterus.
Images
Less detail

Chinese intrauterine device

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9787
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003003037
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the inner bottom of the ring has an attached polyethylene rod that is cylindrical and straight and goes up to almost touch the inside top of the ring; the rod has tightly coiled wire wrapped al…
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Accession Number
003003037
Collection
Dr. Paul MacKenzie Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Female
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Description
Chinese intrauterine device, which consists of a closed ring made of tightly coiled stainless steel wire; the inner bottom of the ring has an attached polyethylene rod that is cylindrical and straight and goes up to almost touch the inside top of the ring; the rod has tightly coiled wire wrapped along most of its length, with only a small, rounded top uncovered.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Paul MacKenzie at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Used from about 1960, through the 1970s.
Material
metal: grey
plastic: cream
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-4
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.2 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The IUD shows some wear and a fair amount of discolouration; no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Robert Reid; Dr. Paul MacKenzie; "Population Reports," Series B, No. 5, March 1988: "Intrauterine Devices," p. 17 (see attached photocopy); CD #2
Research Facts
This IUD was used in China; it is a variation of a Graftenburg ring; most likely it was used from 1960, through the 1970s; no string was used for this type of IUD.
Images
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Dates
1991
circa 1991
Collection
Kathryn Pankowski Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003004002
Description
Male condom in a sealed packet; the packet consists of a rectangular-shaped thin printed cardboard box with a flap at the upper back; this flap is sealed with a printed paper label; the packet contains one rolled condom.
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Accession Number
003004002
Collection
Kathryn Pankowski Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Male
MM= Contraceptive Devices -- condom
Description
Male condom in a sealed packet; the packet consists of a rectangular-shaped thin printed cardboard box with a flap at the upper back; this flap is sealed with a printed paper label; the packet contains one rolled condom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Given to donor by a neighbour who found a condom machine in the garage of the home he purchased.
Maker
ProVend International Inc.
Dates
1991
circa 1991
Date Remarks
Expiry date of September 1991 printed on box
Material
paper: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
The front of the box reads, "ONE CONDOM // MANUFACTURED FOR // AND DISTRIBUTED BY // ProVend // International, Inc. // Hamilton, Ontario L8P 4V2"; the paper label on the back of the box reads, "LOT 0103 // EXP 9/91"; the left side of the box reads, "USED FOR CONTRACEPTION"; the right side of the box reads, "SOLD FOR THE PREVENTION OF DISEASE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-5
Dimension Notes
Length 5.2 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Kathryn Pankowski; CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1990
circa 1990
Collection
Kathryn Pankowski Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003004003
Description
Male condom in a sealed packet; the packet consists of a rectangular-shaped thin printed cardboard box with a flap at the upper back; this flap is sealed with clear plastic wrap; the packet contains one rolled condom.
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Accession Number
003004003
Collection
Kathryn Pankowski Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Male
MM= Contraceptive Devices -- condom
Description
Male condom in a sealed packet; the packet consists of a rectangular-shaped thin printed cardboard box with a flap at the upper back; this flap is sealed with clear plastic wrap; the packet contains one rolled condom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Given to donor by a neighbour who found a condom machine in the garage of the home he purchased.
Dates
1990
circa 1990
Date Remarks
Came in machine with other condoms with expiry dates of 1990 and 1991.
Material
paper: white
plastic: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-5
Dimension Notes
Length 5.2 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
The packet and condom are unused and undamaged; the plastic wrap is fully sealed.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Kathryn Pankowski; CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1990
circa 1990
Collection
Kathryn Pankowski Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
Accession Number
003004004
Description
Male condom in a sealed packet; the packet consists of a rectangular-shaped thin printed cardboard box with a flap at the upper back; this flap is sealed with clear plastic wrap; the packet contains one rolled condom.
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Accession Number
003004004
Collection
Kathryn Pankowski Collection
Category
Reproduction, Contraception and Sexual Health
MeSH Heading
Contraceptive Devices, Male
MM= Contraceptive Devices -- condom
Description
Male condom in a sealed packet; the packet consists of a rectangular-shaped thin printed cardboard box with a flap at the upper back; this flap is sealed with clear plastic wrap; the packet contains one rolled condom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Given to donor by a neighbour who found a condom machine in the garage of the home he purchased.
Dates
1990
circa 1990
Date Remarks
Came in machine with other condoms with expiry dates of 1990 and 1991.
Material
paper: white
plastic: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-5
Dimension Notes
Length 5.2 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
The packet and condom are unused and undamaged; the plastic wrap is fully sealed.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Kathryn Pankowski
Images
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