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autoclave instrument sterilizer

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
Accession Number
995003014 a-c
Description
Metal oil sterilizer consisting of (a) autoclave-oil sterilizer which is rectangular in shape with four plastic feet on the bottom corners and a black electric cord coming from the back right; (b) lid which fits on top of (a) with a black plastic handle in the centre top and two curved pieces of me…
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Accession Number
995003014 a-c
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Description
Metal oil sterilizer consisting of (a) autoclave-oil sterilizer which is rectangular in shape with four plastic feet on the bottom corners and a black electric cord coming from the back right; (b) lid which fits on top of (a) with a black plastic handle in the centre top and two curved pieces of metal on inside centre; (c) perforated metal tray which fits inside of (a) with two black plastic and metal handles at the sides.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - autoclave - Size: Length 22.0 cm. x Width 10.0 cm. x Depth 11.5 cm.
b - autoclave lid - Size: Length 22.0 cm. x Width 10.0 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
c - autoclave tray - Size: Length 20.0 cm. x Width 8.0 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
Maker
Pelton & Crane Co.
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
Made and used in the 1950's
Material
plastic: black
metal: silver
rubber: black
Inscriptions
"Pelton Oil Sterilizer" on front; "Pelton Sterilizer Serial 108 11 338 Model 108 Volts 110-120 Watts 330 The Pelton & Crane Company Detroit, Michigan U.S.A. -- Caution -- Use on A.C. current only" on bottom; "5A-250V-10A 125V Gaynor Und. Lab. Insp made in U.S.A. No. 5203" on on / off switch
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-M2-4
Condition Remarks
Autoclave was very dirty and dusty; the rubber of the electric cord has broken down and is deteriorating with bits falling off; the tray is missing a screw from one of its handles; except for the electric cord, the autoclave is in good condition overall; #3: the rubber cord is hard and crumbling.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
Research Facts
Used to sterilize eye instruments by Dr. McBroom
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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
995003079
Description
Cylindrical steel weight which is flat on the bottom and tapers at the top to a point which holds a bent hook; the weight has a hollow centre.
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Accession Number
995003079
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Weights and Measures
Description
Cylindrical steel weight which is flat on the bottom and tapers at the top to a point which holds a bent hook; the weight has a hollow centre.
Number Of Parts
1
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"50 LBS" is stamped into the side and "M GA 3" on the bottom
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-5
Dimension Notes
Depth: 9.5 cm. x Diam. : 3.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
The balance weight was dirty and dusty; there is some white paint on the weight
Copy Type
Original
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Bal in Oil ampoule

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Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
995003077
Description
Glass vial of Bal in oil which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass vial which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a clear oil; there is also a paper label attached to the outside which has written information about the contents of …
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Accession Number
995003077
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Poisoning -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-toxins, toxins, toxoids, sera -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- ampoule
Description
Glass vial of Bal in oil which consists of a hollow cylindrical glass vial which has a flat, sealed and round bottom and tapers to a sealed point at the top; sealed into the vial is a clear oil; there is also a paper label attached to the outside which has written information about the contents of the vial.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Connaught Medical Research Laboratories
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: clear
Bal in oil: clear
paper: off-white
Inscriptions
Paper label on the vial reads, "Bal in Oil // 10 // (10% Bal in Peanut Oil containing 20% Benzyl Benzoate) // 3 cc // Lot 1-1 // Connaught Medical Research Laboratories // University of Toronto, Toronto, Can."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A-3 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.2 cm. x Width: 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Vial was dirty and dusty; the top right corner of the paper label is torn and missing; the glass is sealed and the Bal in oil is intact
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Websites
Reference Comments
https://www.drugs.com/mtm/bal-in-oil.html
https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB06782
Research Facts
It is too oily to be absorbed orally, therefore it requires intramuscular injection (also called dimercaprol injection). Used to treat arsenic, gold, lead, copper or mercury poisoning. It removes heavy metals from the blood, such as lead or mercury, and is excreted in urine. It is very allergenic (contains peanut).
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B-D Busher automatic injector

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003029 a-d
Description
Injector and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a black top and white bottom; (b) a piece of white paper with black printing of suggested directions for use; (c) a cylindrical metal Busher automatic injector for use with any short type B-D insulin syringe or vaccine syringe of 1cc capacity;…
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Accession Number
995003029 a-d
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections -- instrumentation
MM= Injections -- accessories
Description
Injector and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a black top and white bottom; (b) a piece of white paper with black printing of suggested directions for use; (c) a cylindrical metal Busher automatic injector for use with any short type B-D insulin syringe or vaccine syringe of 1cc capacity; the injector is designed to hold a syringe so that needle penetration is at a correct angle to the skin and thus minimizes pain
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - injector box - Size: Length 9.2 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
b - injector instructions - Size: Length 27.7 cm. x Width 9.0 cm.
c - injector - Size: Length 7.7 cm. x Width 2.0 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Material
cardboard: black; white
paper: white
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Label on box top reads: "One B-D Busher Automatic Injector No. 3021 For use with any shorttype B-D insulin syringe or vaccine syringe of 1cc. capacity"; "B-D" and "Busher" are trademarks; "Becton, Dickinson and Company Made in U.S.A. Rutherford, N.J."; syringe has engraved "B-D Dr. Busher's Automatic"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-2
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Condition Remarks
Injector and box were very dirty and dusty (especially the box); the injector appears to have
never been used
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
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B-D Luer-Lok multifit syringe

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Dates
1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003017 a-c
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) cardboard box with a dark green lid and white bottom; (b) cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer Lok tip and a 10 cc capacity; (c) cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end; needle put in extra box.
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Accession Number
995003017 a-c
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) cardboard box with a dark green lid and white bottom; (b) cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer Lok tip and a 10 cc capacity; (c) cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end; needle put in extra box.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - syringe box - Size: Length 15.5 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 2.8 cm.
b - syringe - Size: Length 11.5 cm. x Width 2.8 cm. x Diameter1.4 cm.
c - syringe plunger - Size: Length 11.0 cm. x Width 2.0 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
Material
cardboard: white; dark green
metal: silver
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Label on box top reads: "JFO Regular J. Frank O'Meara Limited Ottawa Canada 10cc Luer Glass Tip Eccentric Hypodermic Syringe"; side of syringe reads: "B-D Luer-Lok Multifit Made in U.S.A." and 10cc scale
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
Syringe and box were very dirty and dusty (especially the box); syringe appears to be unused or used very little
Copy Type
Original
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B-D Luer-Lok syringe

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003022 a-c
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a dark blue lid and white bottom; (b) a cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer-Lok tip and a 20cc capacity; (c) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
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Accession Number
995003022 a-c
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a dark blue lid and white bottom; (b) a cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer-Lok tip and a 20cc capacity; (c) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - syringe box - Size: Length 16.5 cm. x Width 5.6 cm. x Depth 3.3 cm.
b - syringe - Size: Length 12.8 cm. x Width 3.3 cm. x Diameter2.3 cm.
c - syringe plunger - Size: Length 12.5 cm. x Width 2.6 cm. x Diameter1.9 cm.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Material
cardboard: dark blue; white
glass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Label on box side reads: "Syringe Hypodermic Luer-Lok 20 cc Becton, Dickinson & Co."; syringe has a printed scale in cc on its side and "D9292"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
Syringe and box were very dirty and dusty (especially the box); the syringe appears to have been used very little; box shows minor wear
Copy Type
Original
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B-D Luer-Lok syringe

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003023 a-c
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a dark blue lid and white bottom; (b) a cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer-Lok tip and a 20cc capacity; (c) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
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Accession Number
995003023 a-c
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a dark blue lid and white bottom; (b) a cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer-Lok tip and a 20cc capacity; (c) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - syringe box - Size: Length 16.5 cm. x Width 5.6 cm. x Depth 3.3 cm.
b - syringe - Size: Length 12.9 cm. x Width 3.4 cm. x Diameter2.3 cm.
c - syringe plunger - Size: Length 12.5 cm. x Width 2.6 cm. x Diameter2.0 cm.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Material
cardboard: dark blue; white
glass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Label on box side reads: "Syringe Hypodermic Luer-Lok 20 cc Becton, Dickinson & Co."; syringe has a printed scale in cc on its side and "D9448"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-1
Condition Remarks
Syringe and box were very dirty and dusty (especially the box); the syringe appears to have been used very little; box shows minor wear
Copy Type
Original
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B-D Luer-Lok syringe

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003024 a-c
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a blue lid and white bottom; (b) a cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer-Lok tip and a 2 cc capacity; (c) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
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Accession Number
995003024 a-c
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Hypodermic syringe and box consisting of (a) a cardboard box with a blue lid and white bottom; (b) a cylindrical glass syringe with a metal Luer-Lok tip and a 2 cc capacity; (c) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - syringe box - Size: Length 10.2 cm. x Width 3.4 cm. x Depth 2.1 cm.
b - syringe - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 1.8 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
c - syringe plunger - Size: Length 6.4 cm. x Width 1.4 cm. x Diameter0.8 cm.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (City)
Rutherford
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Material
cardboard: blue; white
glass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Label on box reads: "B-D Yale Luer-Lok 2 cc Hypodermic Syringe Graduated 1/10 cc and minims 'Resistance Glass' B-D Yale & Luer-Lok T.M. Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. Pat. No. 2,684,556 Becton, Dickinson and Company, Rutherford, N.J. Made in U.S.A"; the syringe has a printed scale in cc on its side and the number "13910" as well as the words, "B-D Yale Luer-Lok Becton, Dickinson & Co. Made in U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-2
Condition Remarks
Syringe and box were very dirty and dusty (especially the box); the syringe appears to have never been used or used very little; box shows very minor wear
Copy Type
Original
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B-D Multifit syringe

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995003036 a-b
Description
Hypodermic syringe consisting of (a) a cylindrical glass syringe with a 2 cc capacity and a metal Luer-Lok tip; (b) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
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Accession Number
995003036 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
MM= Injections -- hypodermic syringe
Description
Hypodermic syringe consisting of (a) a cylindrical glass syringe with a 2 cc capacity and a metal Luer-Lok tip; (b) a cylindrical glass plunger which is frosted except for the pushing end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 7.5 cm. x Width 1.8 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
b - syringe plunger - Size: Length 6.4 cm. x Width 1.3 cm. x Diameter0.8 cm.
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The side of the syringe has a scale in cc as well as the words, "B-D Multifit Made in USA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-2
Condition Remarks
Syringe was very dirty and dusty; overall its condition is very good with no chips, cracks, or scratches
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003001 a-d
Description
Metal bed painted white over original white paint with brass top rail and two knobs at the head and foot; (a) head has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (b) foot has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three…
Accession Number
995003001 a-d
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Beds
Description
Metal bed painted white over original white paint with brass top rail and two knobs at the head and foot; (a) head has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (b) foot has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (c,d) side rails to join the head and foot of bed; rails are made of metal which is painted white (and flaking).
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - bed - head - Size: Length 143.0 cm. x Width 100.0 cm.
b - bed - foot - Size: Length 91.0 cm. x Width 100.0 cm.
c - bed - rail - Size: Length 190.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm.
d - bed - rail - Size: Length 190.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm.
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver; brass
paint: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0009
0009-FLOOR
Condition Remarks
Bed was extremely dirty and the brass badly tarnished; much of the paint is chipping off; brass knobs have several dents; overall, the metal is very stable
Copy Type
Original
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