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Azurlite tinted trial lenses

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5864
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Vision
Vision Tests
Visual Aids
Accession Number
1969.244.4
Description
Three ivory spectacle frames with round, slightly curved lenses; hinged together, in three shades, from pale to dark turquoise.
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Accession Number
1969.244.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Vision
Vision Tests
Visual Aids
MeSH Heading
Vision Tests
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Visual Aids
Description
Three ivory spectacle frames with round, slightly curved lenses; hinged together, in three shades, from pale to dark turquoise.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
glass: turquoise
ivory: off-white
metal: yellowish
Inscriptions
On the bridge of the pale turquoise lens is "AZURLITE" No 1"; On the bridge of the light turquoise lens is "AZURLITE" No 2"; On the bridge of the dark turquoise lens is "AZURLITE" No 3";
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Length 12.7 cm x Width 5.7 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Eyeglasses
Vision
Visual Aids
Corrective eyeglasses
Optometry
Accession Number
997002181
Accession Number
997002181
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Eyeglasses
Vision
Visual Aids
Corrective eyeglasses
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Spectacles
Lenses
Vision
Visual Aids
Optometry
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-10
Copy Type
Original
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A clinical photograph [photograph]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8961
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Visual Aids
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Visual Aids
Accession Number
80.4.3 a
Description
One of a collection of 14 clinical photographs by Dr. J. F. W. Ross; Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
80.4.3 a
Author
Dr. J. F. W. Ross
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Visual Aids
Classification
Basic Science, Pathology
Visual Aids
MeSH Heading
Pathology -- visual aids
Description
One of a collection of 14 clinical photographs by Dr. J. F. W. Ross; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Academy library.
Maker
Dr. J. F. W. Ross
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Copy Type
Original
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corrective eyeglasses

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11300
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
Brockville Psychiatric Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Vision
Visual Aids
Accession Number
000018003 a-c
Description
One complete pair of corrective eyeglasses with nose clip and arms attached directly to the lenses (a); the arms are curled; the lenses are convex ovals; one incomplete pair of eyeglasses with nose clip and one bracket for the arm attached to the lenses (b); the lenses are oval and convex; eyeglass…
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Accession Number
000018003 a-c
Collection
Brockville Psychiatric Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Vision
Visual Aids
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
One complete pair of corrective eyeglasses with nose clip and arms attached directly to the lenses (a); the arms are curled; the lenses are convex ovals; one incomplete pair of eyeglasses with nose clip and one bracket for the arm attached to the lenses (b); the lenses are oval and convex; eyeglasses case covered in a green print fabric lined with black fabric (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - eyeglasses - Size: Length 14.4 cm x Width 11.3 cm x Depth 4.8 cm
b - incomplete eyeglasses - Size: Length 11.2 cm x Width 3.2 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
c - case - Size: Length 13.2 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Provenance
Originally owned by Brockville Psychiatric Hospital.
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Material
glass: clear
metal: yellow
fabric: black, green
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
The lenses of pair of eyeglasses (a) are dirty; there are several areas on each pair where chips are visible; only one pair is intact; the case is very dirty on the inside; incomplete pair of eyeglasses (b) was broken while being catalogued; the glass lenses cracked into several pieces; the remaining pieces are labeled in a mylar bag in the permanent storage location.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Aloe's Illustrated and Priced Catalogue of Superior Surgical Instruments, Physician's Supply and Hospital Furnishings, " 6th ed., A.S. Aloe Co., St. Louis, 189-, p. 159 (similar to item 4299)
Exhibit History
To display in Museum (North Gallery Room 1013): "Electricity and the Invisible Ray," Oct. 2006 - Feb 2016.
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corrective eyeglasses

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6247
Dates
1914
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Visual Aids
Vision
Accession Number
1969.83.1 a-b
Description
A pair of rimless spectacles with gold-filled mounts and spring earpieces; bifocal convex lenses, oval in shape; came in a thin, soft leather case.
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Accession Number
1969.83.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Visual Aids
Vision
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
A pair of rimless spectacles with gold-filled mounts and spring earpieces; bifocal convex lenses, oval in shape; came in a thin, soft leather case.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
eyeglasses - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 3.0 cm
case - Size: 14.3 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
J.C. Williams
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1914
Date Remarks
Date marked on case.
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
leather: brown
Inscriptions
On the case: "23rd 1914 J C Williams [in script] // TORONTO"; inside bridge: "FLK 1/10 12K G.F."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
Left lens is scratched; #2: leather on the case is degraded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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corrective hard contact lenses

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12134
Dates
1942
circa 1942
Collection
Dr. Ronald Missen Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Patient Care
Vision
Eyeglasses
Corrective eyeglasses
Contact lenses
Visual Aids
Optometry
Accession Number
007019001 a-d
Description
A pair hard contact lenses, (a) left and (b) right, with a (c) rubber lens remover in a velvet lined hinged storage (d) case.
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Accession Number
007019001 a-d
Collection
Dr. Ronald Missen Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Patient Care
Vision
Eyeglasses
Corrective eyeglasses
Contact lenses
Visual Aids
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Contact Lenses
Visual Aids
Description
A pair hard contact lenses, (a) left and (b) right, with a (c) rubber lens remover in a velvet lined hinged storage (d) case.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a-b - contact lenses - Size: Length 2.5 cm x Width 2.2 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
c - lens remover - Size: Length 3.5 cm x Diam 1.1cm
d - case - Size: Length 8.3 cm x Width 4.2 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Provenance
Used by Dr. Ronald Missen (1928-2007).
Maker
Obrig Laboratories, Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1942
circa 1942
Date Remarks
Based on donor's prescription.
Material
fabric: brown, red
plastic: transparent
rubber: brown
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-9
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
Reference Comments
Mrs. Barbara Missen; based on documents
Research Facts
Dr. Missen (1928-2007) had corneal ulcers from the time he was a child that left scars on his eyes. His father used to drive him to the Cleveland Clinic for treatments and wore the prescription hard contact lenses since 1942 for sports while at: Westdale Secondary School, Hamilton (1941-1946), Queen's University, Kingston (1945-1951), and Cambridge University, U.K. (1953-1956). Dr. Missen was Professor Emeritus of Chemical Engineering, University of Toronto. He had a corneal transplant in 2005.
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dental rubber stamp

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13401
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
Classification
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
Accession Number
010020279
Description
Rubber dental stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate shows placement of teeth in mouth, both upper and lower; oval with numbered teeth at edges; smaller oval in middle shows lettered baby teeth.
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Accession Number
010020279
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
Classification
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Dental Models -- ephemera
Dentistry -- ephemera
Description
Rubber dental stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate shows placement of teeth in mouth, both upper and lower; oval with numbered teeth at edges; smaller oval in middle shows lettered baby teeth.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
wood: brown
ink: black
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 7.0 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Wood is ink-stained at bottom, edges
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008.
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dental rubber stamp

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13402
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
Classification
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
Accession Number
010020280
Description
Dental rubber stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate with illustrations showing back and front of teeth, back and tops of molars.
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Accession Number
010020280
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
Classification
Communication
Dental
Hospital Administration
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Patient Record
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Dental Models -- ephemera
Dentistry -- ephemera
Description
Dental rubber stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate with illustrations showing back and front of teeth, back and tops of molars.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa).
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
wood: brown
ink: black
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 13.3 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Wood is ink-stained at bottom, edges
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008
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Dr. John Austin's building blocks

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10033
Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Mental Health
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Classification
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Mental Health
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Accession Number
997001751
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Accession Number
997001751
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Mental Health
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Classification
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Mental Health
Physical Examination
Visual Aids
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for Queen's Faculty of Medicine.
Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q2-3
Copy Type
Original
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eyeglasses with hearing aid

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8488
Dates
1920
1950
1920-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Otolaryngology
Vision
Visual Aids
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Corrective eyeglasses
Hearing Aids
Hearing Loss
Accession Number
1988.10.7
Description
Plastic spectacles with bifocal lenses; sidepieces modified to incorporate a hearing aid / battery pack / volume control on the left side; the right side is thickened to visually resemble the left; frames decorated in front; designed for use by a female in a 'cats eye' style frame.
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Accession Number
1988.10.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Vision
Visual Aids
Classification
Otolaryngology
Vision
Visual Aids
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Corrective eyeglasses
Hearing Aids
Hearing Loss
MeSH Heading
Hearing Aids
Hearing Loss
Deafness
Vision
Visual Aids
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Description
Plastic spectacles with bifocal lenses; sidepieces modified to incorporate a hearing aid / battery pack / volume control on the left side; the right side is thickened to visually resemble the left; frames decorated in front; designed for use by a female in a 'cats eye' style frame.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Sunnybrook Hospital, ENT Department.
Maker
Beltone
Dates
1920
1950
1920-1950
Material
plastic: black
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-17
Temporary Location
With MHC Education Program “Medicine, Mystery and the Macdonalds” stored in Rm 2017
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 12.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
An innovative way of housing a hearing aid that is no longer in use.
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