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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Lt. N/S Nursing Sister Miriam Hartrick Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
002001027
Description
Belt, made of leather with brass fittings; one end is folded over and stitched to a pad of leather that fits behind the buckle to protect clothing; buckle consists of two halves: one has a circular shape with a rectangular hole; fitting is decorated with brass oak leaves and acorns; buckle is decor…
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Accession Number
002001027
Collection
Lt. N/S Nursing Sister Miriam Hartrick Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- uniform -- World War II
Description
Belt, made of leather with brass fittings; one end is folded over and stitched to a pad of leather that fits behind the buckle to protect clothing; buckle consists of two halves: one has a circular shape with a rectangular hole; fitting is decorated with brass oak leaves and acorns; buckle is decorated with another wreath of leaves; other half of buckle has a smaller circle decorated with lion and crown; this piece attaches to the belt with a fitting of folded over leather that allows adjustment for length.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Lieut. (N/S) Miriam Hartrick during W W II.
Maker
W. Scully, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Based on provenance and the materials
Material
metal: yellow; green
leather: brown
Inscriptions
Stamped into the underside of the buckle: "SCULLY, LTD. // MONTREAL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C7-5
Temporary Location
To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: Showcase West, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008.
Dimension Notes
Length 85.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The belt shows some stiffening from age and disuse; heavy deposits of corrosion where brass and leather meet
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Doug Hildebrand, Curator, Military Communications & Electronics Museum; "War Dress Regulations," Canadian Army, 1943; CD #6
Research Facts
Leather was being eliminated from Allied Forces kits during early World War II
Exhibit History
On loan for exhibit, "Uni-Forming . . . Wearing the Uniform" at the Musee Beaulne, Coaticook, Quebec, Jan. 2008-30 Oct. 2008.
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Collection
Dr. H. C. Mabee Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
992034001 a-b
Description
Two-piece cardboard box; corners are reinforced by tin strips attached by punched circles to grip pasteboard; (a) fade line shows; indicates the box was always left open with lid on bottom
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Accession Number
992034001 a-b
Collection
Dr. H. C. Mabee Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Product Packaging
Description
Two-piece cardboard box; corners are reinforced by tin strips attached by punched
circles to grip pasteboard; (a) fade line shows; indicates the box was always left
open with lid on bottom
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - base - Size: Length 10.6 cm. x Width 10.6 cm. x Depth 4.4 cm.
b - lid - Size: Length 10.7 cm. x Width 10.7 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. H.C. Mabee
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Material
pasteboard: tan
tin: silver
Inscriptions
"MADE IN GERMANY"; (b) written in pencil on top: "B1634 // 11 AM // 17/16 // 3000
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-9
Condition Remarks
hole made in (b) on 20 June 1984 to insert old # tag
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002132
Description
Rectangular tan cardboard box with four interconnected cardboard dividers allowing for 12 compartments; without top.
Accession Number
014002132
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Rectangular tan cardboard box with four interconnected cardboard dividers allowing for 12 compartments; without top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Brayley, Sons & Company
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
paper: tan
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-9 Box 3
Dimension Notes
Length 11.9 cm x Width 12.2 cm x Depth 9.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Box's top layer is torn away over much of its surface, exposing a darker brown layer of cardboard underneath; box is covered in stains of brown discoloration; box's edges are frayed with many tears running inwards; bottom panel is partially detached; apparent pests chewed on paper overall
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Research Facts
Storage box for tincture of iron bottles 014.002.133 - .143
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Dates
1938
1939
circa 1938-1939
Collection
Glenys Isabella (Bradford) Wilson Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
009020001 a-b
Description
Brown wooden crutches (a, b) with moon-shaped armpiece and a fixed handpiece with two wood pieces coming together on bottom; two faint red paint lines around both crutches at the bottom
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Accession Number
009020001 a-b
Collection
Glenys Isabella (Bradford) Wilson Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Crutches
Description
Brown wooden crutches (a, b) with moon-shaped armpiece and a fixed handpiece with two wood pieces coming together on bottom; two faint red paint lines around both crutches at the bottom
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - crutch - Size: Length 1.22 m x Width 19.2 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
b - crutch - Size: Length 1.22 m x Width 18.3 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Provenance
Owned by donor's sister, Glenys Isabella (Bradford) Wilson when she was 12 years old; she jumped out of a hay mow and landed on a nail;
Site Made (City)
Lachute
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1938
1939
circa 1938-1939
Date Remarks
Based on donor's remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown, yellow
paint: red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-A3
Condition Remarks
Wood is worn on both crutches, scratches all over both crutches
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Linda Flemming; CD #1
Research Facts
Crutches made by donor's father; they were a farming family; crutch owner graduated from Queen's University School of Nursing in a split year of 1948-1949
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Dates
1948
circa 1948
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001356
Description
Square amber glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a screw top lip; the bottle has a printed paper label attached to the front which lists product information; the bottle is full of Antiseptic Dermal Oil and is sealed with a black metal screw top lid which does not readily come off; bottle ba…
Accession Number
996001356
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Liniments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Square amber glass bottle with long cylindrical neck and a screw top lip; the bottle has a printed paper label attached to the front which lists product information; the bottle is full of Antiseptic Dermal Oil and is sealed with a black metal screw top lid which does not readily come off; bottle back has embossed lettering.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated to the Museum by Neil C. Davis -- Mr. Davis originally intended to give this bottle to Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection.
Maker
N.C. Polson & Company Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1948
circa 1948
Date Remarks
Date "3 1948" stamped onto the paper label
Material
glass: amber
paper: white
metal: black
Inscriptions
Paper label reads,"Antiseptic // DERMAL OIL // N.C. POLSON // & COMPANY LTD. // ESTABLISHED 1877 // WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS // MONTREAL 3 1948"; bottle back embossed, "16 FL. OZ."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.5 cm. x Width: 6.2 cm. x Depth: 6.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bottle is unopened; there are no chips, cracks or wear on the glass; the paper label is undamaged and clearly legible; the metal lid shows no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, p. 19; there are three binders of information on the N.C. Polson Company with Dr. Chiong's written records
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Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.10
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 19_96" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 19_96]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Paper label is peeling off on one side.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
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Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.11
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll)
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr." [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No.]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.12
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 19_97" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 19_97]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Bottle is empty but there is some dark residue inside the bottle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.13
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll)
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in the group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 18_95" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 18_95]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: Bottle is broken at back right shoulder.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1934.31.9
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
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Accession Number
1934.31.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of digipuratum with a cork stopper; cork is sealed with a paper cover tied in place by a string; bottle has applied paper label describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Knoll
Site Made (City)
Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Site Made (State)
Rhineland - Palatinate
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1917
circa 1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, cream, green, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
On paper label: "10 ccm. // Digipuratum - Lösung // nur zum Einnehmen // (Nicht zur Injektion) // Phys. Kontroll - // Nr. 18_98" [10 cc // Digipuratum - Solution // for oral use only // (Not for Injection) // Phys. Inspection // No. 18_98]; background of paper label: "Knoll" repeated on logo; embossed into back of bottle: "DIGIPURATUM // KNOLL"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Dimension Notes
Length 6.8 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Item came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Images
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