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An Apparatus for the Injection of Small Quantities of Fluid [article (printed material)]

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Dates
1963
circa 1963
Collection
Dr. B. N. Krapp Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998010002
Description
Single paper page article entitled, "An Apparatus for the Injection of Small Quantities of Fluid" by B.N. Krapp, reprinted from Science Tools, Vol. 10, p. 13 (1963); the article consists of a printed description and a black and white photograph of the apparatus
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Accession Number
998010002
Author
B.N. Krapp
Collection
Dr. B. N. Krapp Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Injections -- instrumentation
Veterinary Medicine
Description
Single paper page article entitled, "An Apparatus for the Injection of Small Quantities of Fluid" by B.N. Krapp, reprinted from Science Tools, Vol. 10, p. 13 (1963); the article consists of a printed description and a black and white photograph of the apparatus
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Professor of Anatomy (Queen's University), B.N. Krapp
Maker
Unknown
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1963
circa 1963
Date Remarks
Original dated February 27, 1963
Material
paper: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 16
Dimension Notes
Length: 20.9 cm. x Width 28.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
The paper has minor discolouration (foxing) at the outer edges as well as some bend marks, but the paper is complete, untorn and still flexible; all printing is fully legible
Copy Type
Other (reprint)
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Laurel C. Krapp; also see 998.010.001; CD #7
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Backhaus towel clamp forceps

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Dates
1960
1980
circa 1960-1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
997034054
Description
Towel clamp, which is a scissor-like instrument made up of two halves crossing with a box-lock joint and a snap-catch ratchet; the handles are straight with closed rounded finger grips coming off each end; the top of each half angles approximately 45°, tapering to very sharp, pointed tips that come…
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Accession Number
997034054
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- towel
Description
Towel clamp, which is a scissor-like instrument made up of two halves crossing with a box-lock joint and a snap-catch ratchet; the handles are straight with closed rounded finger grips coming off each end; the top of each half angles approximately 45°, tapering to very sharp, pointed tips that come together when closed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Stille
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1960
1980
circa 1960-1980
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Longitudinal oval with five-pointed star at each end, and "STILLE SWEDEN" enclosed in the oval; five-pointed star to right of oval stamped into metal on front of instrument; "OR" engraved on back.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-3
Dimension Notes
Length 13.6 cm x Width 6.8 cm x Depth 1.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Nor staining or corrosion evident; parts move freely
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Hospital Catalog," General Surgical ed., 21st ed., by Sklar, 1992, p. 93 (item 47-2955)
Research Facts
Used for holding sterile towels and drapes in place when they have been placed around a surgical site.
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Bacon's bone rongeur, angular

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
997001324
Description
Bacon's bone rongeur, which consists of three joined parts that make up a plier-like instrument; the handles are mirror-image and curve outwards and have rounded ends; the tops of the handles join together with a screw joint; beyond the handles are the blades; the blades curve at a 45° angle to the…
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Accession Number
997001324
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- rongeur -- bone
Description
Bacon's bone rongeur, which consists of three joined parts that make up a plier-like instrument; the handles are mirror-image and curve outwards and have rounded ends; the tops of the handles join together with a screw joint; beyond the handles are the blades; the blades curve at a 45° angle to the left, and have rounded tips; the inner edges of the blades are flat and the tips have concave elongated oval areas; the outer edges of the concave areas are sharp; the outer edges of the blades are sharp; the handles also have flat inner edges and rounded outer edges; there is a tension bar attached to the lower inside edge of the right handle and curving upward to hit against the upper inside left handle; the bar provides tension between the handles when they are squeezed together.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F.X. O'Connor and donated by Miss Helen Cobb; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Maker
Stille
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The outer edge of the right handle has the words "STILLE // SWEDEN" within an elongated oval that has a five-pointed star at the right and left ends; to the right of this is another five-pointed star; all stamped into the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-11
Dimension Notes
Length 15.3 cm x Width 6.9 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows minor wear; no staining or corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #637; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; came in surgical roll 997.001.305 with 31 other instruments; "Surgical Instruments Suction and Pressure Apparatus," by J. Sklar Mfg. Co. Inc., 1967, p. 114 (item #250-345) (see attached photocopy); CD #5
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Bailey saw conductor

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Dates
1960
1980
circa 1960-1980
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
Accession Number
997034225
Description
Saw conductor, which is a flat, lightweight metal strip with a hook attached to the top 11 cm from the tip; the tip is raised, rounded and very smooth.
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Accession Number
997034225
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Neurosurgery
MeSH Heading
Neurology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- saw -- skull
Description
Saw conductor, which is a flat, lightweight metal strip with a hook attached to the top 11 cm from the tip; the tip is raised, rounded and very smooth.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Stille
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1960
1980
circa 1960-1980
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"6562 - 00 125 - 19170 STILLE H10 SWEDEN" etched into the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-2
Dimension Notes
Length 34.3 cm x Width 0.5cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some staining, no corrosion; #2: still no corrosion, dents or bends
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Weck Surgical Instruments and Products," by Pilling Weck, 1992, p. G-52 (similar to item #572200)
Research Facts
Used as a guide to pass a Gigli saw between burr holes when opening the cranium.
Exhibit History
On display at the Goethe Institut, Toronto, October 18, 2002-March 2003
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Birth Defects [35 mm slide presentation]

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Dates
1951
1972
Between 1951-1972
Collection
Dr. R. Wesley Boston Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
004020001 a-bw
Description
A case of 35 mm slides; the case (a) is made up of a plastic base with a marble colouring, and a grey plastic lid; inside the lid is an unused card (b) with room for descriptions of each slide to be written; inside the case are x61 coloured slides showing pictures of newborn babies with various bir…
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Accession Number
004020001 a-bw
Collection
Dr. R. Wesley Boston Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Neurology -- audiovisual aids
Audiovisual Aids
Description
A case of 35 mm slides; the case (a) is made up of a plastic base with a marble colouring, and a grey plastic lid; inside the lid is an unused card (b) with room for descriptions of each slide to be written; inside the case are x61 coloured slides showing pictures of newborn babies with various birth defects; these slides are labelled as follows "Tumour L. Forearm" (c-i), "mongol" (j), "mongoloid imbecile newborn" (k), "mongolian spots (l,m), "anencephaly" (n,o), "hydrocephalus newborn" (p,q), "hydrocephalus + meningo myelocoele" (r-t), "arthrogyrosis" (u), "baby decouto" (v-ac), "bilateral cong. dislocation of hips" (ad), "hypospadias + bifio scrotum" (ae-ah), "newborn with multiple cong. anomalies" (ai-an), "face presentation oedema" (ao), "bleeding from circumcision" (ap,aq), "treacher-collins syndrome" (ar-at), "extreme prematurity" (au,av), "feotal malnutrition" (aw,ax), "severe feotal malnutrition" (ay, az), "couling" (ba,bb), "microcephalic 1 1/2 lb." (bc), "phocomelia" (bd), "disphragmatic hernia thomas?" (be), "baby dcampos H.D.H." (bf), "infant of pre-diabetic mother + infant of same gestation" (bg), "cystic hygroma rsaxilla" (bh), "imperferated hymen" (bi), "purpura stewart" (bj), and "hydros foetails 28 wks" (bk); there are also x12 metal dividers (bw) which divide the slides by subject.
Number Of Parts
75
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 23.0 cm x Width 12.7 cm x Depth 6.4 cm
b - card Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 12.0 cm
c-bk - slides - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
bj-bw - dividers - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Width 5.1 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Used by a neurologist Dr. R. Wesley Boston at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Zephyr Doufile
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1951
1972
Between 1951-1972
Date Remarks
The slides are dated with various dates between 1951 and 1972.
Material
plastic: marble, white, grey
metal: silver, black
Inscriptions
"ZEPHYR DOUFILE" printed on the top of the case; "MADE IN // SWEDEN" printed on the back of the slides
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C8-4
Condition Remarks
There is one cracked slide
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Dates
1867
circa 1867
Collection
P. W. Davey Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
Accession Number
004021006 a-c
Description
A bone drill consisting of a red metal shaft (a) with a silver bulge in the centre with a hole in the top and bottom; one end of the shaft unscrews and inside the shaft in the drill bit (b) which is a long shaft with the actual drill head only taking up the end; the bit fits into the hole in the s…
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Accession Number
004021006 a-c
Collection
P. W. Davey Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Orthopedic Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- bone drill
Description
A bone drill consisting of a red metal shaft (a) with a silver bulge in the centre with a hole in the top and bottom; one end of the shaft unscrews and inside the shaft in the drill bit (b) which is a long shaft with the actual drill head only taking up the end; the bit fits into the hole in the shaft where there is a latch which connects it; the bit is hollow; there is also a metal piece, attached to the screw which seals the shaft, which resembles a car dipstick, and possibly is inserted into the drill bit, perhaps acting as a trocar of some sort.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - shaft - Size: Length 36.2 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
b - drill bit - Size: 33.6 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
c - screw with trocar? - Size: Length 35.0 cm x Diam. 1.8 cm
Provenance
It was originally the property of a Harley Street surgeon named James McClure, a colleague of Sir John Weir. It was passed to the donor by his daughter's mother in law, Mrs. Jean Spears of Edmonton who was related to McClure.
Maker
Haglofs Mek Ab.
Site Made (City)
Mora
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1867
circa 1867
Date Remarks
The donor claims that it was about 128 years old in 1995.
Material
metal: silver, red
Inscriptions
"HAGLOFS MEK. AB. // MORA // SWEDEN" engraved on the shaft; "HMV" engraved on the shaft
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-6
Condition Remarks
Some wear.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
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Dates
1872
circa 1872
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997037526
Description
A small enamel bowl with blue rolled rim; exterior walls are curved slightly inwards towards flat-bottomed base of bowl.
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Accession Number
997037526
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
A small enamel bowl with blue rolled rim; exterior walls are curved slightly inwards towards flat-bottomed base of bowl.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. C.H. Bird or Dr. H.G. Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1872
circa 1872
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
enamelled metal: white; blue
Inscriptions
On base of bowl arched above circle is "KOCKUMS"; inside of circle is an insignia with the letters "KER" inside it and below, "SWEDEN"; below the circle is "7 cm"; all are printed in blue on the white enamel of the bowl
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Diam. 7.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Chips in the enamel has led to active and inactive corrosion on the bowl's exposed metal; staining from corrosion has resulted inside the bowl; grey stain on the exterior wall; rim has many chips as well.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Catalogue of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments," CENCO, Central Scientific Company of Canada Ltd., 1942, p. 545 (item #26548) (please see photocopy); CD #7
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commemorative postage stamp

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Dates
1901
circa 1901
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001809
Description
Used paper stamp from Sverige (Sweden) showing four men who won the Nobel Prize in 1901.
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Accession Number
996001809
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Philately -- ephemera
Physicians -- ephemera
Nobel Prize -- ephemera
Description
Used paper stamp from Sverige (Sweden) showing four men who won the Nobel Prize in 1901.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995
Maker
Sweden
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1901
circa 1901
Date Remarks
Nobel Prize date
Material
paper: orange-red; white
Inscriptions
"NOBELPRIS 1901 // RÖNTGEN // PRUDHOMME // VON BEHRING // VANT HOEF // SVERIGE 20 // STIG ÅSBERG del ARNEWALLHORN SC"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 3.1 cm. x Width: 2.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; partial postmark in right half; back: remains of stamp "holder"
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
1989 Webster's Dictionary
Research Facts
Wilhelm Konrad Roentgen (1845-1923), a German, discovered X-rays and was awarded the 1901 Nobel Prize for Physics; Rene Francois Armand Prudhomme, was a French poet who won the Nobel Prize in 1901 for literature (1839-1865); first poems "Stances et poemes"; Emil von Behring (1854-1917), a German bacteriologist, discovered and was the first to use antitoxins against diphtheria and tetanus; won the 1901 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine; Jacobus Henrichus van't Hoff (1852-1911), a Dutch chemist, won the 1901 Nobel Prize for the discovery of the laws of chemical dynamics and osmotic pressure
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commemorative postage stamp

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Dates
1953
circa 1953
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001819
Description
Used stamp issued by Sweden to commemorate Nobel Prize of 1901 showing Roentgen, Prudhomme, von Behring, and vant Hoff.
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Accession Number
996001819
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Philately -- ephemera
Physicians -- ephemera
Nobel Prize -- ephemera
Description
Used stamp issued by Sweden to commemorate Nobel Prize of 1901 showing Roentgen, Prudhomme, von Behring, and vant Hoff.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Sweden
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1953
circa 1953
Date Remarks
Postmark
Material
paper: green; white
Inscriptions
"NOBELPRIS 1901 // RÖNTGEN // PRUDHOMME, VON BEHRING // VANT HOFF // SVERIGE 50 // STIG ASBERG 1.4 ARNE WALHORN S.C."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 1.4 cm. x Width: 2.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Front postmarked; back has remains of a stamp hinge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Webster's Dictionary
Research Facts
See 996.001.809, .820; Roentgen (1845-1923) discovered the X-ray
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commemorative postage stamp

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Dates
1901
circa 1901
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001820
Description
Used paper stamp from Sverige (Sweden) with a likeness of four men -- Roentgen, Prudhomme, von Behring, vant Hoff.
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Accession Number
996001820
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Philately -- ephemera
Physicians -- ephemera
Description
Used paper stamp from Sverige (Sweden) with a likeness of four men -- Roentgen, Prudhomme, von Behring, vant Hoff.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Sweden
Site Made (Country)
Sweden
Dates
1901
circa 1901
Material
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
"NOBELPRIS 1901 // RÖNTGEN // PRUDHOMME // VON BEHRING // VANT HOFF // SVERIGE 40 // STIF ÅSBERG del ARNE WALLHORN SC"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 3.2 cm. x Width: 2.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; blue stain top edge; slightly creased and small adhesive stain (from hinge)
Copy Type
Original
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