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absorbent gauze bandage

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004037
Description
Sealed blue box of absorbent gauze has white paper label with blue printing; label has repetitive background design of corporate logo; circular paper seal
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Accession Number
993004037
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
Sealed blue box of absorbent gauze has white paper label with blue printing; label has
repetitive background design of corporate logo; circular paper seal
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
pasteboard: blue
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
Printed in blue on white paper label: ABSORBENT GAUZE // ZIG-ZAG / LENGTH 1 YARD // Manufactured
in Canada for // Ingram & Bell, Limited // TORONTO // MONTREAL WINNIPEG CALGARY
VANCOUVER
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.6 cm. x Width: 5.8 cm. x Depth: 3.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
(no initial comments); # 2: no damage
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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absorbent gauze bandage

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004038
Description
Sealed blue box of absorbent gauze has white paper label with blue printing; circular paper seal; box construction has changed into folded-under flaps on bottom
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Accession Number
993004038
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
First Aid -- instrumentation
Description
Sealed blue box of absorbent gauze has white paper label with blue printing; circular
paper seal; box construction has changed into folded-under flaps on bottom
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
pasteboard: blue
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
Printed in blue on white paper label: ABSORBENT GAUZE // ZIG-ZAG / LENGTH 1 YARD // Manufactured
in Canada for // Ingram & Bell, Limited // TORONTO // MONTREAL WINNIPEG CALGARY
VANCOUVER
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.6 cm. x Width: 5.8 cm. x Depth: 3.7 cm.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004256 a-b
Description
(a): Post-nasal instruments: metal Laforce adenotome, standard pattern size 2 with blade; (b): thin flexible stainless metal blade has perforations and curved end with attached shaped piece for attachment; from roll 993.004.252.
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Accession Number
993004256 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Adenoidectomy -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- tome -- adenotome
Description
(a): Post-nasal instruments: metal Laforce adenotome, standard pattern size 2 with blade;
(b): thin flexible stainless metal blade has perforations and curved end with attached
shaped piece for attachment; from roll 993.004.252.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - adenotome - Size: Length 24.0 cm. x Width 5.5 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
b - extra blade - Size: Length 5.2 cm. x Width 1.6 cm. x Depth 0.6 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Ingram & Bell
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Date Remarks
From Miltex catalogue.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a): "INGRAM & BELL // 2 // 119 // GERMANY // CMB"; (b): "HASLAM // STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-3
Condition Remarks
# 1: corrosion; # 2: no new damage
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Miltex Instrument Co. Illustrated Catalogue" #MX20-860 p. 230; CD #4
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Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004257
Description
Post-nasal instruments: metal Laforce adenotome, standard pattern, medium size with flexible blade; from roll 993.004.252.
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Accession Number
993004257
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Adenoidectomy -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- tome -- adenotome
Description
Post-nasal instruments: metal Laforce adenotome, standard pattern, medium size with flexible blade; from roll 993.004.252.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Date Remarks
Dated from Miltex catalogue.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"U.S.A. // CMB"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 25.0 cm. x Width: 6.7 cm. x Depth: 1.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
# 1: corrosion; shows wear; # 2: no new damage
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
"Miltex Instrument Co. Illustrated Catalogue" p. 230 #MX20-860; CD #4
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour - Bracken Exhibit
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Alpine sun lamp

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Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004199
Description
Black metal floor model ultraviolet sun lamp used to detect and examine certain types of skin fungus and for heat treatments; for therapeutic use only; has a foot control on/off switch; original cords and light bulb; light bulb is filled with mercury.
Accession Number
993004199
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Phototherapy -- instrumentation
MM= Phototherapy -- sun lamp
Description
Black metal floor model ultraviolet sun lamp used to detect and examine certain types of skin fungus and for heat treatments; for therapeutic use only; has a foot control on/off switch; original cords and light bulb; light bulb is filled with mercury.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C. M. Bracken
Maker
Hanovia Chemical & Mfg. Co.
Site Made (City)
Newark
Site Made (State)
New Jersey
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Date Remarks
Style of cord & lettering
Material
metal: black
glass: silver
mercury: grey
Inscriptions
On decal on lampshade: ALPINE SUN LAMP // LUXOR MODEL // HANOVIA CHEMICAL & MFG. CO., NEWARK, N.J.; on base: PROTECTED BY // HANOVIA PATENTS // 1.314.212 // 1.330.611 // 1.334.850 // 1.342.037 // 1.361.710 // 1.308.545 // 1.400.346 // 1.494.373 // 1.497.999 // 1.539.804 // 1.564.344 // 1.568.345 // 1.582.849 // 1.586.670 // 1.607.162 // 1.608.612 // AND LICENSED UNDER // COOPER HEWITT PATENTS // FOR THERAPEUTIC AND // LABORATORY USE ONLY // ALL RIGHTS RESERVED;" VOLTS 110 / AMPHERES 5 // CURRENT A.C. 63293 / CYCLE 2.5"; "HANOVIA CHEMICAL & // MANUFACTURING CO. // MADE IN // NEWARK // NEW JERSEY // U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0009
Floor
Dimension Notes
Length: 145.0 cm. x Diam. : 45.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
cords are fraying at several spots; rubber on wheels is deteriorated and wheels should not be rolled; some white paint splattered on base; #2: rubber wheels in bad condition
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Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004300 a-x
Description
Black leatherette folding medicine case holding assorted glass ampoules and two blades; inside is inscribed "C.M. Bracken, M.D."; ampoules are of various ages
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Accession Number
993004300 a-x
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
MM= Drug Case -- conventional medicine
Description
Black leatherette folding medicine case holding assorted glass ampoules and two blades; inside is inscribed "C.M. Bracken, M.D."; ampoules are of various ages
Number Of Parts
24
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 15.3 cm. x Width 7.1 cm. x Depth 3.7 cm.
b - digitaline - Size: Length 4.8 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
c - mersalyl B.D.H. - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
d - amyl nitrate - Size: Length 5.0 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
e - glycerophosphate - Size: Length 4.9 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
f - adrenalin chloride - Size: Length 4.9 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
g - camphor in oil - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
h - camphor in oil - Size: Length 5.1 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
i - camphor in oil - Size: Length 4.9 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
j - digifortis - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
k - carbachol B.D.H. - Size: Length 4.9 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
l - antistine - Size: Length 5.4 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
m - glycerophosphate - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
n - solution pentobarbital sodium - Size: Length 5.2 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
o - carbachol - Size: Length 4.6 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
p - solution pentobarbital - Size: Length 5.4 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
q - camphor in oil - Size: Length 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
r - salyrgan/theophylline solution - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
s - ethophylline - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
t - digifortis - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
u - nikethamide - Size: Length 5.9 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
v-w - blades - Size: Length 5.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 0.1 mm.
x - paper wrapper - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Width 2.6 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1923
1963
circa 1923-1963
Material
paper: cream; black
glass: clear; brown
wood: black
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"C.M. Bracken, M.D."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A6-6
Condition Remarks
# 1: (b-u): paper labels show wear; # 2: no damage; #3: no new damage; #4: decomposing liquids
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
October 5, 2001 - Sept. 2002: Bracken Library, Botterell Hall, C.M. Bracken exhibit
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Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004219
Description
Black and gold metal one-piece box with inside divider to pull out three sizes of medicated gauze -- 3", 2 1/2", and 1 1/2" widths -- diagrams and instructions are contained inside tin; empty of original Elastoplast gauze
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Accession Number
993004219
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Black and gold metal one-piece box with inside divider to pull out three sizes of medicated
gauze -- 3", 2 1/2", and 1 1/2" widths -- diagrams and instructions are contained inside tin;
empty of original Elastoplast gauze
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
T.J. Smith & Nephew Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1920
1940
circa 1920-1940
Material
metal: black; yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in gold on top of box: Elastoplast // BRAND // SURGERY CASE // CONTAINING // DRESSING
STRIPS // CONSISTING OF // MEDICATED GAUZE PAD BISMUTH SUBGALLATE 2/3% // ON ZINC OXIDE ELASTIC
PLASTER // No proprietary rights are claimed in the manufacture of this plaster, // except in
respect of the registered trade mark "Elastoplast." // MADE IN ENGLAND By T.J. SMITH & NEPHEW
LTD. // LONDON HULL MANCHESTER GLASGOW
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.2 cm. x Width: 11.8 cm. x Depth: 4.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
dents; grime shows wear; inside has stains and scratches
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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Bard-Parker Rib-Back blades

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Dates
1920
1922
circa 1920-1922
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
993004189 a-d
Description
Green paper packet holds a roll of wax paper with slits to accomodate six scalpel blades; includes two blades size 11
Accession Number
993004189 a-d
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife -- scalpel
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife -- general operating
Description
Green paper packet holds a roll of wax paper with slits to accomodate six scalpel blades;
includes two blades size 11
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - paper packet - Size: Length 6.8 cm. x Width 2.0 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
b - wax paper - Size: Length 11.7 cm. x Width 6.3 cm.
c-d - blade x 2 - Size: Length 4.3 cm. x Width 0.5 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Bard-Parker Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Danbury
Site Made (State)
Connecticut
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1922
circa 1920-1922
Date Remarks
Date C.M. Bracken student
Material
metal: silver
paper: green; cream
wax paper: cream; green
Inscriptions
Printed on front of paper packet: It's Sharp // Rib-Back // BARD-PARKER // B-P // TRADE MARK //
6 // DETACHABLE // TYPE BLADES // SIZE 11; printed on back of packet: GUARANTEED AND FOR SALE
DIRECT TO CONSUMERS // ONLY THROUGH OUR AUTHORIZED AGENTS. // GEO. S. TRUDELL CO. // LONDON,
ONT. / Agent // BARD-PARKER CO., INC., DANBURY, CONN. // MADE IN U.S.A. // PATENT PENDING
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-8
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Bosworth's tongue depressor

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
993004100
Description
Metal mouth instrument used to hold down tongue while operating; illegible stamp has initials of owner, Dr. C.M. Bracken; hollow handle has all-in-one shaft bent to 90 deg.; rounded end has 2.0 cm oval cut out
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Accession Number
993004100
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Diagnosis, Oral -- instrumentation
MM= Depressor -- tongue
Description
Metal mouth instrument used to hold down tongue while operating; illegible stamp has initials
of owner, Dr. C.M. Bracken; hollow handle has all-in-one shaft bent to 90 deg.; rounded end
has 2.0 cm oval cut out
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer Corp.
Site Made (City)
Tutthingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Dates C.M. Bracken was student and beginning to practice; ref. book "American Hospital Supply
Catalogue" C30 order # 39635-010
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Illegible hand-stamped on handle: "CMB"; etched into shaft at handle: "KNY-SCHEERER // GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 9.5 cm. x Depth: 2.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
shows wear; #2: dirty
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Illustrations of Surgical Instruments," Kny-Scheerer Company, 21st ed. 1915, p. 3253; CD #4
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Brodie's-style male catheter

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
993004120 a-b
Description
Metal #10 male catheter with solid insert ending in flattened wire
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Accession Number
993004120 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
Metal #10 male catheter with solid insert ending in flattened wire
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 27.5 cm. x Width 1.8 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
b - insert - Size: Length 27.5 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
Maker
Jetter & Scheerer Corp.
Site Made (City)
Tuttlingen
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
American Hospital Supply Catalog order # 40395
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on shaft: "KNY SCHEERER GERMANY 10"; and the J.F. Hartz Logo
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
"Kny-Scheerer Illustrations of Surgical Instruments," 21st ed., 1915, p. 4057
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