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Bacteria Chart [educational poster]

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Dates
1946
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Accession Number
000003392
Description
Educational poster showing illustrations of various bacteria; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; supports are split into two pieces, held together by staples; poster is inserted into each support, along with a purple piece of fabric…
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Accession Number
000003392
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Bacteria -- pictorial works
Teaching Materials -- charts
Archival
Description
Educational poster showing illustrations of various bacteria; white paper with white linen backing between two brown wooden cylindrical supports at top and bottom; supports are split into two pieces, held together by staples; poster is inserted into each support, along with a purple piece of fabric at top centre used for tying rolled poster; yellow metal hook attached to fabric tie to hang poster on wall; poster features sixteen circles with illustrations, printed with black, red and blue ink, of various bacteria, such as bubonic plague, typhoid fever and streptococcus; each is given their scientific name, in English and Spanish, and a more common name if applicable; brown paper sticker affixed to wooden support at top right states subject of the chart.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Maker
Denoyer-Geppert Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1946
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, brown
ink: red, black, blue, white
wood: brown
fabric: white, purple
metal: yellow, silver
Inscriptions
Printed on front: "BACTERIA CHART LAMINA DE BACTERIA // LINEAR ENLARGEMENT APPROXIMATELY 5000X AMPLIFICACION LINEAL APROXIMADAMENTE 5000X // PRINTED IN U.S.A. COPYRIGHT 1946 by DENOYER-GEPPERT CO. Published by DENOYER-GEPPERT CO., CHICAGO SB10 BACTERIA CHART"; printed on sticker on top: "SB10 // PATHOGENIC // MICRO-ORGANISMS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-7
Dimension Notes
Length 1.22 m x Width 85.0 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Linen is fraying at right edge; brown marks on poster on right edge; poster is stiff and creased from being rolled; does not stay flat on its own.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail