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Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1982.21.3
Description
A power-operated audiometer encased in a walnut veneer case with a carrying handle, earphones, and headband.
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Accession Number
1982.21.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Hearing Tests
Hearing Loss
Deafness
Audiometry -- instrumentation
Description
A power-operated audiometer encased in a walnut veneer case with a carrying handle, earphones, and headband.
Part Names
case - Size: Length 33.0 cm x Width 22.0 cm x Depth 22.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.; source: Dr. L. Cherkas, M.O.H., Peel Regional Health Unit, Brampton, Ont
Maker
Audiometer Sales Corp., Division of Maico Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Minneapolis
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Material
wood: brown
metal: yellow
rubber: black
Inscriptions
"Model 53 C Serial No. 34047 // Volts 117 Cycles 60 // Watts 30"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G1-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Hearing loss scale: –1- to +95; frequency scale: 1200-6000.
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Dates
1937
circa 1937
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
006029001
Description
Wooden box with two metal handles and inset front panel with painted decorative stripes; front panel has two toggle switches, four dials including a hearing loss dial and frequency dail each with display window, five jacks and a red light; pencil attached to handle by fabric; on back of device is a…
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Accession Number
006029001
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Hearing Tests
Hearing Loss
Deafness
Audiometry -- instrumentation
Description
Wooden box with two metal handles and inset front panel with painted decorative stripes; front panel has two toggle switches, four dials including a hearing loss dial and frequency dail each with display window, five jacks and a red light; pencil attached to handle by fabric; on back of device is a metal label with manufacturer information held in place by four metal screws; inset on back are a fuse, power plug and a plug terminal.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Found in Collection.
Maker
Medical Acoustic Instrument Company (MAICO)
Site Made (City)
Minneapolis
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Date Remarks
Date based on internet document
Material
wood: brown
metal: black, grey
paint: yellow
Inscriptions
Painted on front panel: "MAICO // MEDICAL ACOUSTIC // INSTRUMENT CO. // MINNEAPOLIS MINN. // SERIAL NO. 4793"; painted on metal manufacturer label: "MAICO // HEARING AIDS AUDIOMETERS'; stamped on metal manufacturer label: "D5 . 110V . 25C . A.C"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G1-3
Dimension Notes
Length 45.7 cm x Width 25.9 cm x Depth 19.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Wood shows minor scuffing
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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Mary T. Goldman's Gray Hair Color Restorer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7799
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
1980.18.188
Description
A box containing a flat corked bottle filled with contents; circular attached.
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Accession Number
1980.18.188
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Household Products
Hair Preparations
Hair Dyes
Description
A box containing a flat corked bottle filled with contents; circular attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Mary T. Goldman Co.
Site Made (City)
St. Paul
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
cardboard: yellow; black
glass: amber
cork
Paper
Inscriptions
Embossed on back of bottle: "Mary T. Goldman, St. Paul, Minn."; printed on box: "Gray Hair // MARY T. GOLDMAN'S // Gray Hair Color Restorer // A COLORIFIC PREPARATION // NO. 3 // Price $1.80 Per Bottle // EXPRESS PREPAID // PREPARED ONLY BY // MARY T. GOLDMAN CO. // ST. PAUL, MINN. // KEEP BOTTLE IN BOX"; from circular: "Restoration of hair to its natural shade"; "It's a scientific hair color restorer."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 14.1 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle has a "chipped" label; box is frayed and torn at one end.
Copy Type
Original
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microscope slides

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact891
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Collection
Dr. E. Douglas Rooke Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
996009005 a-b
Description
Stained, with Wright's stain, two glass slides identified as being of bone marrow; slide is purple-coloured, with "lacy" appearance typical of bone marrow; slides are wrapped in paper fastened with an elastic band
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Accession Number
996009005 a-b
Collection
Dr. E. Douglas Rooke Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Bone Marrow -- cytology
Staining -- instrumentation
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
Stained, with Wright's stain, two glass slides identified as being of bone marrow; slide is purple-coloured,
with "lacy" appearance typical of bone marrow; slides are wrapped in paper fastened
with an elastic band
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - microscope slide, bone marrow - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 2.6 cm.
b - microscope slide, bone marrow - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 2.6 cm.
Provenance
E. Douglas Rooke, M.D., Rochester MN USA
Maker
Dr. E. Rooke
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Date Remarks
Label date; Dr. Rooke was Queen's Meds '37
Material
Wright's stain: purple; magenta
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Condition Remarks
No scratches, etc.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
M. Hardwick; CD #3
Research Facts
Under a microscope, the bone marrow smear would show various blood cells (excepting lymphocytes)
in various stages of formation; bone marrow smears were usually done in cases of leukemia to determine
bone marrow function and therefore the progress of the disease
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microscope slides

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact892
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Collection
Dr. E. Douglas Rooke Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
996009006 a-b
Description
Two glass slides of (unstained?) blood smears, identified as "P.A." (pernicious anemia?); both are very faintly beige/red; slides are wrapped in paper fastened with an elastic band
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Accession Number
996009006 a-b
Collection
Dr. E. Douglas Rooke Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Anemia, Pernicious -- microbiology
Staining -- instrumentation
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
Two glass slides of (unstained?) blood smears, identified as "P.A." (pernicious anemia?); both are
very faintly beige/red; slides are wrapped in paper fastened with an elastic band
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - microscope slide, P.A. - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 2.6 cm.
b - microscope slide, P.A. - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 2.6 cm.
Provenance
E. Douglas Rooke, M.D., Rochester MN USA
Maker
Dr. E. Rooke
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Date Remarks
Label date; Dr. Rooke was Queen's Meds '37
Material
smear: beige/red
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Paper wrapper has, "Rochon TC // P.A. Dr. Plunkett" written on it in pencil
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Condition Remarks
No scratches, etc.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
M. Hardwick; CD #3
Research Facts
Pernicious anemia was common in the early 20th century; it was a blood disorders; anemia resulting
from malabsorption or inadequate intake of Vitamin B12 (folic acid); blood smears typically showed
very large and malformed, very pale red blood cells; smears were done to distinguish between Iron
Deficiency Anemia, in which red blood cells were very small and pale; Pernicious anemia was fatal
if left untreated; its cause was unknown until the early 20th century
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microscope slides

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact893
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Collection
Dr. E. Douglas Rooke Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
996009007 a-b
Description
Two glass slides of blood smears stained with Wright's stain, identified as "Myelog. [myelogenous] Leukaemia"; slides are wrapped in paper fastened with an elastic band, and are purple in colour
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Accession Number
996009007 a-b
Collection
Dr. E. Douglas Rooke Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Leukemia -- microbiology
Staining -- instrumentation
Microscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Microscopy -- accessories and parts -- slide
Description
Two glass slides of blood smears stained with Wright's stain, identified as "Myelog.
[myelogenous] Leukaemia"; slides are wrapped in paper fastened with an elastic band,
and are purple in colour
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - microscope slide, myelogenous leukemia - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 2.6 cm.
b - microscope slide, myelogenous leukemia - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 2.6 cm.
Provenance
E. Douglas Rooke, M.D., Rochester MN USA
Maker
Dr. E. Rooke
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Date Remarks
Label date; Dr. Rooke was Queen's Meds '37
Material
smear: purple
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Paper wrapper has, "Myelog. // Leukaemia" written on it in pencil
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Condition Remarks
No scratches, etc.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
M. Hardwick; CD #3
Research Facts
Blood smears usually done to identify the kind of leukemia; myelogenous leukemia is leukemia of
early white blood cells in their immature state
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