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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
997034235
Description
The chuck is made of solid cylindrical heavy metal with a hollowed out centre; top is contoured with raised bevelled edges at 3 and 9 o'clock; centred in body of cylinder is a mechanism for tightening and loosening the attachment being used; base is a six-sided solid prong that attaches to a hand o…
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Accession Number
997034235
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Description
The chuck is made of solid cylindrical heavy metal with a hollowed out centre; top is contoured with raised bevelled edges at 3 and 9 o'clock; centred in body of cylinder is a mechanism for tightening and loosening the attachment being used; base is a six-sided solid prong that attaches to a hand or electric drill.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Codman & Shurtleff
Site Made (City)
Randolph
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"STAINLESS" is stamped into body of chuck on the left side; "CODMAN & SHURTLEFF" stamped into body of chuck on the right side.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-10
Dimension Notes
Length 4.0 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor scratches
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Claire Kelly, ret. OR nurse; CD #9
Research Facts
Used for attachments to hand and electric drills.
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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
997034269
Description
The chuck is made of solid cylindrical heavy metal with a hollowed out centre; top is contoured with raised bevelled edges at 3 and 9 o'clock; centred in body of cylinder is a mechanism for tightening and loosening the attachment being used; base is a six-sided solid prong that attaches to a hand o…
Accession Number
997034269
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Description
The chuck is made of solid cylindrical heavy metal with a hollowed out centre; top is contoured with raised bevelled edges at 3 and 9 o'clock; centred in body of cylinder is a mechanism for tightening and loosening the attachment being used; base is a six-sided solid prong that attaches to a hand or electric drill.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Codman & Shurtleff
Site Made (City)
Randolph
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"STAINLESS" is stamped into body of chuck on the left side; "CODMAN & SHURTLEFF" stamped into body of chuck on the right side.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-10
Dimension Notes
Length 4.0 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor scratches
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Claire Kelly, ret. OR nurse
Research Facts
Used for attachments to hand and electric drills.
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mammary retractor

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11978
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
997034458
Description
A C-shaped mammary retractor, solid circular hand grip with cross-hatched pattern cut into metal; distal end bifurcates into two bulbular-shaped bars; centre V-shaped; end flat.
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Accession Number
997034458
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Breast
Implants, Artificial
Description
A C-shaped mammary retractor, solid circular hand grip with cross-hatched pattern cut into metal; distal end bifurcates into two bulbular-shaped bars; centre V-shaped; end flat.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room.
Maker
Padgett
Site Made (City)
Missouri City
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
1990
circa 1980-1990
Date Remarks
Dates instrument was used by Dr. Wyllie at KGH.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on handle: "P 529 PADGETT MC. MD."; hand-etched on handle: "Dr. Wyllie Plastic"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E2-3
Dimension Notes
Length 19.0 cm x Width 17.7 cm x Depth 6.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Photo in Museum; C. Kelly, retired OR RN; CD #6.
Research Facts
This was used by Dr. Kenneth Wyllie while doing augmentation mammoplasty and silicone implants.
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Mayo stand cover

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
997034337
Description
A long rectangular cotton sack, two-thirds of which is double thickness.
Accession Number
997034337
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
A long rectangular cotton sack, two-thirds of which is double thickness.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the KGH operating room
Maker
Lac Mac
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
fabric: green
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet M
Dimension Notes
Length 115.5 cm x Width 44.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: Signs of wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
Reference Comments
M. White, retired OR nurse; "Surgical Instrument Catalog," Ninth Ed., by Storz Instrument Company, 1966, P. H57 (item #4660) (see attached photocopy)
Research Facts
This sack is sterilized and used to cover a Mayo stand; a Mayo tray is placed on top to hold instruments used during a surgical procedure.
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Mayo stand cover

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
000003172
Description
Green rectangular operating room cover consisting of a single flat piece of fabric with edges hemmed with white thread.
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Accession Number
000003172
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Mental Health -- hospital
Description
Green rectangular operating room cover consisting of a single flat piece of fabric with edges hemmed with white thread.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
fabric: green; white
Inscriptions
Stamped in one corner, in purple ink, is "OR COVER 24 X 24"; on the same side of the cover, "15" appears, written in blue ballpoint pen.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet M
Dimension Notes
Length 32.0 cm x Width 91.5 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The material had faded somewhat due to repeated washing and exposure to light; there were approximately ten brown stains of varying sizes on the centre and one side of the cover; three patches of stitching indicate previous repairs; there were no holes or rips; the cover was creased from being folded in storage.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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Dates
1921
circa 1921
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
1981.10.3
Description
A white cotton surgical apron with two neck ties and two waist ties.
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Accession Number
1981.10.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Textiles
Protective Clothing
Description
A white cotton surgical apron with two neck ties and two waist ties.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Agnes Harvie; from the medical effects of her husband, Dr. Robert Morley Harvie.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1921
circa 1921
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet M
Dimension Notes
Length 1.07 m x Width 90.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Stained.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1999
circa 1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
1969.353.2
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Accession Number
1969.353.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Textiles
Clothing
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1900
1999
circa 1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c.?"; date is uncertain
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet G
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1921
1930
circa 1921-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
1981.10.2
Description
A long-sleeved, full-length white cotton surgical gown with neck and waist ties.
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Accession Number
1981.10.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Textiles
Protective Clothing
Description
A long-sleeved, full-length white cotton surgical gown with neck and waist ties.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Agnes Harvie; from the medical effects of her husband, Dr. Robert Morley Harvie.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1921
1930
circa 1921-1930
Date Remarks
Date written on gown
Material
fabric: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Written in black ink on the gown: "Drs. Harvie 1/11/21, Coldwater"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet G
Condition Remarks
front tie unstitched
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit: Listerism: Antisepsis and the Roots of Modern Surgery," Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada; Ottawa, 30 May 2013.
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surgical instrument roll

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Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
997001298
Description
Surgical instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of blue cloth lined with off-white flannel cloth, and with folding flaps at the top, bottom, and left sides; the inside of the roll has three cloth straps sewn in, running horizontally; there are also vertical cross-loops on the top an…
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Accession Number
997001298
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
Surgical instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of blue cloth lined with off-white flannel cloth, and with folding flaps at the top, bottom, and left sides; the inside of the roll has three cloth straps sewn in, running horizontally; there are also vertical cross-loops on the top and bottom straps, which provide slots to hold surgical instruments; the flap at the left side has a small pocket sewn onto the inner edge; the pocket has an upper flap that opens and closes it, and it is secured with a loop and round mother-of-pearl button; when all three flaps are folded in, the roll can be rolled up from right to left, then secured with two ties (one of which is now broken); ties on the top and bottom flaps hold them together to make rolling the surgical roll more easy; instruments catalogued separately.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned and used by Dr. F.J. O'Connor; collected by Dr. A.A. Travill for the Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Material
fabric: blue; off-white
flannel: off-white
mother of pearl: white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 80.0 cm x Width 50.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm (unfolded)
Condition Remarks
The cloth has a few tears at the seams and is quite stained; four of the cross-loops are torn; one of the outer roll ties is broken; #2: flannel roll is dirty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Previous number #225; Faculty of Medicine Collection 1984 Inventory; contains six instruments: 997.001.299-.304
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surgical instrument tray

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
Accession Number
995005080
Description
An enamelware tray and cover used to hold instruments and catheters; the two pieces are rectangular and have rolled rims; the tray has a flat base and straight walls with rounded edges; the cover has a convex lid with a curved handle.
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Accession Number
995005080
Collection
Dr. Burns Collection
Category
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
Surgery, instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Catheterization -- accessories
Description
An enamelware tray and cover used to hold instruments and catheters; the two pieces are rectangular and have rolled rims; the tray has a flat base and straight walls with rounded edges; the cover has a convex lid with a curved handle.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - tray - Size: Length 43.1 cm x Width 10.2 cm x Depth 4.3 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 43.7 cm x Width 10.8 cm x Depth 3.9 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.
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Based on collection dates
Material
enamelware: white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-5
Condition Remarks
Very slight chipping inside rim of cover
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital & Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 268 (item# 7H-368 B) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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