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Dates
1970
1980
circa 1970-1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
998002008 a-f
Description
Three piece battery operated diagnostic set in zippered (b) leatherette case in side (a) original cardboard box containing, (c) opthalomoscope, (d) ear speculum (e) battery handle for attaching diagnostic tools resting in fitted plastic moulds and (f) rechargeable battery expired in 1983.
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Accession Number
998002008 a-f
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Ophthalmoscopy
Description
Three piece battery operated diagnostic set in zippered (b) leatherette case in side (a) original cardboard box containing, (c) opthalomoscope, (d) ear speculum (e) battery handle for attaching diagnostic tools resting in fitted plastic moulds and (f) rechargeable battery expired in 1983.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - cardboard box - Size: Length 19.4 cm x Width 12.1cm x Depth 4.3cm
b - leather case - Size: Length 18.7cm x Width 11.4 cm x Depth 4.2 cm
c - ophthalmoscope - Size: Length 6.5 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
d - ear speculum - Size: Length 6.1cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
e - battery handle - Size: Length 5.8 cm x Diam. 2.9 cm
f - battery - Size: Length 10.1 cm x Diam. 2.9 cm
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Welch Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1980
circa 1970-1980
Date Remarks
Based on supplier's catalogue
Material
ink: green, white, black
fabric: black
plastic: cream, black, grey
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Printed on top and bottom of cardboard box, " WELCH ALLYN // Diagnostic Set"; Sticker on top of box of model number, "99501"; Scratched into equipment, "OPD 637".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-14
Condition Remarks
Scratches and minimal wear; missing accesories for ear speculum.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Storz Surgical Instruments," by Storz Instrument Company, 1966, p. 403; CD #2
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Dates
1970
1999
1970-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1983.12.1 a-d
Description
A plastic zippered case (d) with a moulded tray containing an ophthalmoscope (a) with a sliding focus device, an otoscope head (b), and a battery handle (c) with rechargeable battery.
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Accession Number
1983.12.1 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmoscopy
Physical Examination
MM= Dilatation -- speculum -- aural
MM= Otolaryngology -- otoscope
Description
A plastic zippered case (d) with a moulded tray containing an ophthalmoscope (a) with a sliding focus device, an otoscope head (b), and a battery handle (c) with rechargeable battery.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
case - Size: Length 18.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Welch Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
1999
1970-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 20c."
Material
plastic: green; white
metal: silver; yellow
Inscriptions
On otoscope head, "Pat. No. 3146775"; on ophthalmoscope, "Pat. No. 165177"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-14
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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illumination system for disposable vaginal speculum

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Dates
1965
1975
circa 1965-1975
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995005006 a-e
Description
(a,b) A small rectangular cardboard box consisting of a lid and bottom that fit on each other; (c) illumination system consisting of a black plastic plug with two metal electrical prongs, a black plastic cord, and a glass light bulb designed to attach to a disposable vaginal speculum, encased in me…
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Accession Number
995005006 a-e
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
Lighting
MM= Illuminator
Description
(a,b) A small rectangular cardboard box consisting of a lid and bottom that fit on each other; (c) illumination system consisting of a black plastic plug with two metal electrical prongs, a black plastic cord, and a glass light bulb designed to attach to a disposable vaginal speculum, encased in metal; there are two pieces of metal along the sides of the lighting system; (d) a replacement bulb with a screw-in metal casing and a glass bulb; (e) a rectangular packing slip with the ordering information detailing to whom it was shipped, the order date, the number of product, quantity and product description, printed on carbon-copy paper.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - lid - Size: Length 17.1 cm x Width 11.1 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
b - bottom - Size: Length 16.7 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
c - light and cord - Size: Length 266.1 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 5.1 cm
d - light bulb- Size: Length 2.7 cm Diam. 0.8 cm
e - packing slip - Size: Length 28.0 cm x Width 21.4 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Burns of Napanee, Ont., a 1947 graduate of the Queen's University Medical Program; some items belonged to Dr. Stratton, who held the Napanee practice prior to Dr. Burns.
Maker
Welch Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1965
1975
circa 1965-1975
Date Remarks
Based on packing slip date 1970
Material
plastic: black
cardboard: green; white
metal: silver
glass: clear
paper: blue
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on the exterior of lid in black ink is the company logo consisting of a "W" and "A" inside a shield, with a ® mark, "WELCH // ALLYN" inside a black rectangle; printed on the same line: "SKANEATELES FALLS, N.Y., U.S.A. 13153"; on the right hand ends, "WELCH ALLYN // Illumination System For // Disposable Vaginal Speculum // No. 781"; same on left but ending with "No. 78100"; (c) printed on the plug is the Welch Allyn logo as described above for (a), then "PRI. 120V - 60 Hz - .06 AMP. // SEC. 6 Volts - .7 AMP."; embossed on rubber: "W // A"; (d) engraved in the metal of replacement light bulb: "W // A [these two letters inside a shield shape] // 00800"; (e) printed in black ink on the carbon-copy paper is a logo "HARTZ" with two interlocking hearts, and "THE J. F. HARTZ COMPANY LIMITED // Hospital, Surgical and Medical Supplies // 34 METROPOLITAN ROAD, SCARBOROUGH, ONTARIO [see photocopy for more details]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-3
Condition Remarks
(a,b) Slight yellowing of paper and a few pieces of clear tape have been adhered to the sides of the box; the interiors show some marking by the black rubber of the cord; (c) a few scratches to rubber and marks due to use; (d) scratches on metal exterior; glass end has two black marks below the surface (possibly burnt out); (e) fading along edges and folds; folds are heavy.
Copy Type
Original
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ocular pocket light

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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1975.8.29
Description
A chrome-plated, cylindrical pocket light half covered with blue plastic; bulb at one end is angled at about 30° from the long axis of the instrument; the other end has a clip for a pocket.
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Accession Number
1975.8.29
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Description
A chrome-plated, cylindrical pocket light half covered with blue plastic; bulb at one end is angled at about 30° from the long axis of the instrument; the other end has a clip for a pocket.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Hugh Gilchrist, executor of Dr. McCosh's estate (Toronto); owned and used by Dr. J. T. McCosh of the University of Toronto.
Maker
Well-Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
metal: silver
plastic: blue
Inscriptions
"WELCH ALLYN // SKAN- FALLS // N.Y. U.S.A. // PAT. 2818499"; in between the above words is a shield shape with "W // A" inside.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-7
Dimension Notes
Length 16.3 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
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ophthalmoscope lamp; booklet

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Dates
1930
1950
1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
Accession Number
1979.12.23 a-b
Description
An ophthalmoscope lamp in an unopened package and an instruction booklet.
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Accession Number
1979.12.23 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Ophthalmology
MeSH Heading
Ophthalmoscopy
Physical Examination
Description
An ophthalmoscope lamp in an unopened package and an instruction booklet.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
lamp - Size: Length 1.5 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
booklet - Size: Length 16.5 cm x Width 9.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. Murdoch.
Maker
Welch Allyn Inc.
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1950
1930-1950
Material
metal: silver
paper: green; beige; yellow; black
Inscriptions
On package: "WELCH // ALLYN // ... // No. 2"; booklet has: "WELCH ALLYN // LIGHTS THE WAY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-6 (a only)
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #2
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Mrs. Murdoch was the daughter of the late Dr. Haber F. Teney.
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transilluminator

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Rideau Regional Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
002043004 a-f
Description
Transillumination apparatus consists of (a) cardboard box with detachable lid which hosts rubber and plastic coated electric (b) handle with cord and plug; two (c-d) removable sheaths consist of metal tubes ending in glass tips, tip of sheath (d) ends with a magnifying glass; box also holds two (e-…
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Accession Number
002043004 a-f
Collection
Rideau Regional Centre Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Physical Examination
Transillumination -- instrumentation
Description
Transillumination apparatus consists of (a) cardboard box with detachable lid which hosts rubber and plastic coated electric (b) handle with cord and plug; two (c-d) removable sheaths consist of metal tubes ending in glass tips, tip of sheath (d) ends with a magnifying glass; box also holds two (e-f) bulbs.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 17.7 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 4.4 cm
b - handle with cord - Size: Length 95.0 cm x Diam 2.3 cm
c - sheath - Length 13.4 cm x Diam 1.8 cm
d - sheath - Length 7.9 cm x Diam 1.6 cm
e-f - bulbs - Length 3.3 cm x Diam 1.1 cm
Provenance
Used at Rideau Regional Centre at Smiths Falls, Ontario.
Maker
Welch Allyn
Site Made (City)
Skaneateles Falls
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
Artefact belonged with ear treatment unit dating from 1950 according to donor's remarks.
Material
plastic: black
cardboard: green
rubber: black
metal: silver, yellow
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Printed on cardboard box: "No. 702 // WELCH ALLYN // SKANEATELES FALLS // NEW YORK // U.S.A"; Printed on light bulbs: "1474"; Handwritten in pen on cardboard box: "w/coiled cords"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-3
Condition Remarks
Rubber on electric handle scratched; adhesive residue on cardboard box.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments Operation Tables Sterilizers Hospital Equipment," Allen & Hanburys, 1957, p. 251 (model 25512); Irene Swift (donor).
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