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Dates
1930
1970
circa 1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1969.489.1 a-c
Description
Brown wooden case with air vents cut in on top with a small light in metal inset in top; on face, two 4-cm dials; left dial calibrated from 0 to 9747, right dial from -10 to 120; three toggle switches, two electric cords.
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Accession Number
1969.489.1 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Hearing Tests
Hearing Loss
Deafness
Audiometry -- instrumentation
Description
Brown wooden case with air vents cut in on top with a small light in metal inset in top; on face, two 4-cm dials; left dial calibrated from 0 to 9747, right dial from -10 to 120; three toggle switches, two electric cords.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
audiometer - Size: Length 38.0 cm x Width 21.0 cm x Depth 21.5 cm
electric cord - Size: Length 64.5 cm
electirc cord - Size: Length 65.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Western Electric
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1970
circa 1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
wood: brown
metal: silver; black
rubber: black
Inscriptions
"Western Electric // USA // 6A Audiometer"; "GE PAT // 1611014 // 1918070"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-G1-1
Condition Remarks
Rubber covering the plug is beginning to rot.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Not tested to see if it is working.
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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
997001220 a-d
Description
The film (a) consists of a long, rolled strip of plastic film with black and white images that show the rôle of leucocytes (white blood cells); the film is rolled around (b) a metal film reel; the reel consists of two flat pieces of metal joined with a cylindrical spool at the centre; both flat pie…
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Accession Number
997001220 a-d
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Leukocytes -- filmstrips
Description
The film (a) consists of a long, rolled strip of plastic film with black and white images that show the rôle of leucocytes (white blood cells); the film is rolled around (b) a metal film reel; the reel consists of two flat pieces of metal joined with a cylindrical spool at the centre; both flat pieces of the reel have large, rounded holes cut out from the sides to make the film around the spool very visible; the film and reel are stored in a metal canister (c); the canister is round with a flat bottom, short sides and an open top; there are two paper labels attached to the outside bottom; the canister has a fitted lid (d); the lid is round with a flat top, very short sides and an open bottom; the top has raised lettering stamped into it.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - film - Size: Width 1.6 cm
b - reel - Size: Depth 2.2 cm x Diam. 17.8 cm
c - canister bottom - Size: Depth 2.3 cm x Diam. 18.2 cm
d - canister lid - Size: Depth 1.0 cm x Diam. 18.2 cm
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver; brown
plastic: clear
paper: off-white; beige
Inscriptions
(a) The film is titled, "The Role of the // WHITE BLOOD CELL // IN DEFENSE // by ROBERT CHAMBERS, C.G. GRAND // AND GLADYS CAMERON // New York University // Washington Square College // New York, N.Y."; (b) the reel has "RELFLEX // PAT. D-122,017" stamped into one side as well as two incremental scales with the numbers "25 // 75 // 125 // 225 // 275 // 325 // 375" and "50 // 100 // 150 // 200 // 250 // 300 // 350 // 400"; (c) the paper labels read, "Queen's University Kingston, Ont." and "CINELAB // INC // 33 West 60th St. // NEW YORK // Subject Role of Leucocytes // Reel No. Chambers & Grand // Columbus 5-0878-0879"; (d) the words "EASTMAN // 16 mm SAFETY FILM" are stamped into the top of the lid and the word "STERILIZER" is scratched into the top at an upper edge.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C8-5
Condition Remarks
(a) The film has one repaired break, but is otherwise complete; (b) the reel shows minor wear; no corrosion is visible; (c) the canister shows heavy wear; no corrosion is visible; the labels have missing edges but are fully legible; (d) the lid shows heavy wear, but no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Previous number #139; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; CD #2
Exhibit History
Medical Archives Exhibit, Ann Baillie Bldg., Oct. 2005
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Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
Accession Number
000019001 a-d
Description
A Kodak brand 35 mm (a) film reel on plastic spool in a (b-c) two part yellow locking storage container (d) with removable blue plastic disk over one of the locking corners.
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Accession Number
000019001 a-d
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of X-Ray Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnostic Radiology
MeSH Heading
X-Rays -- audiovisual aids
Radiology
Description
A Kodak brand 35 mm (a) film reel on plastic spool in a (b-c) two part yellow locking storage container (d) with removable blue plastic disk over one of the locking corners.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - reel - Size: Depth 2.1cm x Diam. 31.0 cm
b - top - Size: Length 33.5 cm x Width 33.5 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
c - bottom - Size: Length 33.5 cm x Width 33.5 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
d - disk - Size: Width 0.2 mm x Diam. 3.3 cm
Provenance
School of X-Ray at Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Eastman Kodak Company
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
plastic: yellow, dark grey, blue, white, clear
metal: silver
paper: cream
ink: black, red
Inscriptions
Embossed on storage canister: "PROPERTY OF EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY // ROCHESTER, NEW YORK"; Hand printed on top of cannister. "INSIDE // STORY // MEDICAL"; Embossed on film reel : "PROPERTY // OF // NBC // PLASTIC REEL CORPORATION OF AMERICA"; handwritten on top of container: "P. C. L."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C8-5
Condition Remarks
Container shows minor wear scratches along edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Richard Woods (donor); CD #2
Research Facts
Donor indicated this was a documentary on X-Ray.
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35 mm filmstrip

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3492
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
997001214 a-c
Description
35 mm filmstrip (a) in a metal canister (b) with removable lid (c); rolled strip of plastic film with black and white images and text telling the story of Madame Curie's discovery of radium; stored in cylindrical metal canister with a lid; lid has printed paper label.
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Accession Number
997001214 a-c
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Radium -- history -- filmstrips
Description
35 mm filmstrip (a) in a metal canister (b) with removable lid (c); rolled strip of plastic film with black and white images and text telling the story of Madame Curie's discovery of radium; stored in cylindrical metal canister with a lid; lid has printed paper label.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - film
b - canister
c - lid
Provenance
Collected by Dr. A. A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection.
Maker
E. J. Barnes Associates
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
metal: silver
plastic: clear
paper: off-white
ink: green
Inscriptions
Label on the lid: ""HEALTH HEROES SERIES" // METROPOLITAN LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY // MADAME CURIE // and the Story of // Radium // Produced by // E. J. BARNES ASSOCIATES // NEW YORK CITY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C8-5
Dimension Notes
a - film - Length 148.7 cm x Width 3.4 cm
b - canister - Depth 3.5 cm x Diam. 3.8 cm
c - lid - Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 3.9 cm
Condition Remarks
The film and canister show minor wear; film is fully legible and paper label is complete and fully legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Previous number #133; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory
Research Facts
Produced by E. J. Barnes Associates, New York City for the School Health Bureau, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company.
Quote from 1940's School Health Bureau: - "One of the latest devices for visualizing health is the film strip or film slide. This is a series of pictures printed together on a strip of film instead of on individual glass slides. There are several projectors on the market for showing film strips. They can also be used in an ordinary stereopticon machine with a special attachment." "as a means of helping students to understand, appreciate, and practice healthful living." It might also have value in recruiting student nurses.
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40,000 Medical Words Pronounced and Defined 10th Rev Ed [dictionary]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12615
Dates
1934
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
997032001
Description
Leather-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; plain front cover; title stamped on the front cover; alternate title stamped on spine.
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Accession Number
997032001
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Description
Leather-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; plain front cover; title stamped on the front cover; alternate title stamped on spine.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel; donated to the museum by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1934
Date Remarks
Printed in the dictionary
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow
leatherette: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on the cover: "40000 // MEDICAL WORDS // PRONOUNCED AND DEFINED // GOULD // TENTH REVISED EDITION"; stamped on the spine: "POCKET // MEDICAL // DICTIONARY // GOULD"; handwritten on inside front cover: "GLADYS MILLAR // FEBRUARY // 1935"; printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A.M., M.D. // TENTH EDITION REVISED // 40,000 WORDS // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON & CO. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 15.6 cm x Width 9.1 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along edges; pages faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
JPG
Reference Comments
Remarks in donor file; CD #2
Research Facts
Gladys (Millar) Rockel graduated from Kitchener Waterloo Nursing College, Class of 1939; nursing positions in Pontiac, MI (1940), Grand Rapids, MI (1941), and Toronto, Ont. (1942); worked in private practice with her husband, Dr. Rockel.
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90° regular holder

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
000003230
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at a 90° angle; the clamp arms are curved; at the bases of the clamps, there is a V-shaped groove; the securing action of each clamp is provided by a heavy threaded bolt with a flat, circular …
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Accession Number
000003230
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus
Description
The regular holder consists of two C-style clamps joined by a twisted metal component that sets each clamp at a 90° angle; the clamp arms are curved; at the bases of the clamps, there is a V-shaped groove; the securing action of each clamp is provided by a heavy threaded bolt with a flat, circular turning knob that fits into a hollow, round extension at the end of each clamp arm.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Fisher
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
In raised metal letters on one side of the curving arm: "FISHER"; on the opposite side of the metal curving arm appears, in raised metal, a short rectangle above a long rectangle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-3
Dimension Notes
Length 13.0 cm x Width 4.0 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
Condition Remarks
The clamp was dusty; there were traces of blue-green corrosion on the surface of the object; there were minor signs of wear; all parts move freely.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"The VWR Canlab Catalogue," VWR Canlab, 1997, p. 451 (similar to image at lower left) (see attached photocopy); CD #4
Research Facts
Arrived attached to 000.003.229
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100,000,000 Guinea Pigs [book]

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Dates
1935
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001904
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, called "100,000,000 Guinea Pigs" by Arthur Kallet and F.J. Schlink; inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless
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Accession Number
996001904
Author
Arthur Kallet and F.J. Schlink
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, called "100,000,000 Guinea Pigs" by Arthur Kallet and
F.J. Schlink; inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in 1990
Maker
The Vanguard Press (publisher); H. Wolff Estate (printer)
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1935
Date Remarks
Latest publishing date
Material
paper: black; yellow
Inscriptions
"100,000,000 // GUINEA // PIGS // Dangers in Everyday Foods, // Drugs, and Cosmetics // By //
ARTHUR KALLET // Consumer's Research // and // F.J. SCHLINK // Consumer's Research // Co-author
with ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.7 cm. x Width: 14.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration and dirt; paper cover is bent and torn, and held by piece of tape
along top binding
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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700 Surgical Suggestions: Practical Brevities in Diagnosis and Treatment [book]

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Dates
1909
circa 1909
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
007011007
Description
Hardbound book without illustrations describing simple diagnosis and treatment for a varity of ailments from simple to complex; written by Drs. Brickner, Moschcowitz and Hays in 1909; 150 pages.
Accession Number
007011007
Author
Walter M. Brickner, Eli Moschcowitz, and Harold Hays
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Surgery -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound book without illustrations describing simple diagnosis and treatment for a varity of ailments from simple to complex; written by Drs. Brickner, Moschcowitz and Hays in 1909; 150 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Library collection of Dr. John Walter Hazlett (Uof Toronto Med, 1947) and his father Dr. John McLean Hazlett (Queen's, 1919), donated by Mrs. John Hazlett.
Maker
Surgery Publishing Company
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1909
circa 1909
Date Remarks
Printed on book
Material
fabric: red
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow, red
Inscriptions
Printed along spine: "700 SURGICAL SUGGESTIONS - BRICKNER - MOSCHCOWITZ - HAYS"; Printed on frontispiece: "700 // SURGICAL SUGGESTIONS // PRACTICAL BREVITIES // IN DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT // BY // WALTER M. BRICKNER, ELI MOSCHCOWITZ, HAROLD HAYS // THIRD SERIES"; handwritten inside front cover: "I. D. Macgillivary // N. Y. Oct / 09"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 17.8 cm x Width 13.3 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new; slight worn areas and creases of corner; some black ink smudges on cover.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Authors' credentials as of 1909: Brickner, B.S., M.D.: Assistant Adjunct Surgeon, Mount Sinai Hospital; Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Surgery, New York; Moschcowitz, A.B., M.D., Assistant Physician, Mount Sinai Hospital Dispensary; Associate Editor, American Journal of Surgery, New York; Hays, M.A., M.D., Associate Editor, American Journal of Surgery, New York.
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40000 Medical Words 8th Rev Ed [dictionary]

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Dates
1924
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028185
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing 40,000 words with their definition and pronounciation; arranged alphabetically; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
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Accession Number
996028185
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing 40,000 words with their definition and pronounciation; arranged alphabetically; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Nora Valleau
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1924
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
leatherette: black
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONOUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A.M., M.D. // EIGHTH EDITION REVISED // 40, 000 WORDS // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON & CO. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"; hand-written inside front cover: "Nora Valleau // General Hospital // Kingston, [Illeg.] // "Training School for Nurses""
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 16.1 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Nora Valleau; CD #3
Research Facts
Nora Valleau, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1928
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40000 Medical Words Pronounced and Defined 9th Rev Ed [dictionary]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12640
Dates
1928
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005036056
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing pronounciation and definition of medical words; title stamped in gold on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
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Accession Number
005036056
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing pronounciation and definition of medical words; title stamped in gold on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumni via Marilyn Boston
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1928
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
leatherette: black
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONOUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A. M., M. D. // NINTH EDITION REVISED // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON CO., INC. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"; hand-written in book: "G. P. Hill // General Hospital // Kingston"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 9.7 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Cover shows minor wear from use; edges of pages faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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