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Dates
1930
1935
1930-1935
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020001
Description
White painted openwork style wicker infants bassinette with wood slat board base with hand written names of all the x31 babies that used this bassinette for several generations of the Barber and Brunke family including other families for their newborns; manufacturer's stamp embossed on bottom board…
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Accession Number
015020001
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Pediatrics
Household Articles
Description
White painted openwork style wicker infants bassinette with wood slat board base with hand written names of all the x31 babies that used this bassinette for several generations of the Barber and Brunke family including other families for their newborns; manufacturer's stamp embossed on bottom board; designed with openwork curved hood; marks for original leg support shown on base; thirty-one names on the base dating from 1931 until 2012.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Maker
Gendron Company
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1935
1930-1935
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
wood: white
Inscriptions
"TORONTO // Gendron"
Permanent Location
W1 - Floor
Length
67.0 cm
Width
51.0 cm
Height
59.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Heavily painted with layers showing on base; minor break in wicker
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
internet
Reference Comments
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bassinet
Research Facts
A bassinet, bassinette, or cradle is a bed specifically for babies from birth to about four months.
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diaper safety pin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14360
Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020010
Description
Metal safety pin with white plastic cover has hidden guide for sharp pin tip; used on fabric ruffle 015.020.009 to close fabric and cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
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Accession Number
015020010
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Description
Metal safety pin with white plastic cover has hidden guide for sharp pin tip; used on fabric ruffle 015.020.009 to close fabric and cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Site Made (Country)
China
Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
metal: silver
plastic: white
Inscriptions
"CHINA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D1-3
Length
5.5 cm
Width
1.5 cm
Depth
0.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
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dotted swiss fabric

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14361
Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020011
Description
Length of stretchy blue Swiss dot style tulle fabric used to cover bassinette 015.020.001.
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Accession Number
015020011
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Length of stretchy blue Swiss dot style tulle fabric used to cover bassinette 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
365.0 cm
Width
130.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
996020009
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
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Accession Number
996020009
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Pat Blair, previously owned by her father.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottom: "G"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.1 cm. x Width: 3.8 cm. x Depth: 3.6 cm.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020007
Description
Hand made pale blue cotton fabric ruffle edged with 4.5 cm gathered white cotton eyelet in two sections; flat elastic used to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Accession Number
015020007
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Hand made pale blue cotton fabric ruffle edged with 4.5 cm gathered white cotton eyelet in two sections; flat elastic used to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: blue, white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
160.5 cm
Width
26.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Part of 015.020 collection
Less detail
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020008
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend fabric ruffle edged with gathered white cotton eyelet; 34.0 cm gathered eyelet with decorative edge attached to 25.0 plain fabric; pocket sewn to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
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Accession Number
015020008
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend fabric ruffle edged with gathered white cotton eyelet; 34.0 cm gathered eyelet with decorative edge attached to 25.0 plain fabric; pocket sewn to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
107.5 cm
Width
58.5 cm
Depth
0.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
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Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020009
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend eyelet style fabric ruffle with gathered white cotton polyester blend fabric on bottom with narrow white satin ribbon ties across top; 46.0 cm flat eyelet fabric attached to 22.5 cm plain white cotton polyester blend fabric; 1.5 cm ribbon sewn on both sides of…
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Accession Number
015020009
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend eyelet style fabric ruffle with gathered white cotton polyester blend fabric on bottom with narrow white satin ribbon ties across top; 46.0 cm flat eyelet fabric attached to 22.5 cm plain white cotton polyester blend fabric; 1.5 cm ribbon sewn on both sides of top edge to gather fabric with 0.6 cm ribbon ties; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
232.0 cm
Width
68.5 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
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Dates
1935
1945
1935-1945
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020003 a-m
Description
Set of seven flathead square style screws and six white domed plastic screw covers required to attach home made white painted wood open style mobile support stand for white painted openwork style wicker bassinette 015.020.001.
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Accession Number
015020003 a-m
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Household Articles
Description
Set of seven flathead square style screws and six white domed plastic screw covers required to attach home made white painted wood open style mobile support stand for white painted openwork style wicker bassinette 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
13
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1935
1945
1935-1945
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
metal: yellow, brown
plastic: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
5.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Images
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The Human Eye in Anatomical Transparencies [textbook]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact939
Dates
1943
circa 1943
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996020010
Description
Navy cloth-covered hard cover book entitled, "The Human Eye In Anatomical Transparencies"; explanatory text by Peter C. Kronfeld, M.D.; anatomical transparencies by Gladys McHugh and Historical Appendix by Stephen L. Polyak, M.D.; the book has 99 paper pages and 8 plastic transparencies showing an …
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Accession Number
996020010
Author
Peter C. Kronfeld, M.D.
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Eye -- transparencies
Anatomy, Artistic -- audiovisual aids
Teaching Materials
Textbooks
Description
Navy cloth-covered hard cover book entitled, "The Human Eye In Anatomical Transparencies"; explanatory
text by Peter C. Kronfeld, M.D.; anatomical transparencies by Gladys McHugh and Historical
Appendix by Stephen L. Polyak, M.D.; the book has 99 paper pages and 8 plastic transparencies showing
an anatomical dissection of a human eye; a key to the transparencies is attached by ribbon to
the book and sits inside the front cover
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Pat Blair, whose father owned it before her; originally owned by William Clarke Givens,
M.D.
Maker
Bausch & Lomb Press
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1943
circa 1943
Date Remarks
Publishing date listed in book
Material
fabric: blue; off-white
paper: white
cardboard: beige
plastic: clear; red; blue; black; yellow; white; brown; beige
Inscriptions
Bookplate on inside front cover reads, "EX LIBRIS // WM. CLARKE GIVENS, M.D."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.1 cm. x Width: 28.6 cm. x Depth: 1.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The cover, paper and transparencies show no tears or missing sections; there is minor discolouration
on outside edges of some book pages
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Pat Blair; see also 996.020.001; CD #3
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infant feeding bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact934
Dates
1880
1900
circa 1880-1900
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996020005
Description
Ttriangluar shaped moulded glass nursing bottle with flat bottom and tooled lip; narrow circular opening at the top for cork closure, missing cork; sides slope downwards and outwards, giving the bottle a bulging triangular shape; faint purplish tinge to glass; mould lines along sides visible; one s…
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Accession Number
996020005
Collection
Pat Blair Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Feeding Methods
Infant Food
Infant Nutrition
MM= Bottle Feeding -- bottle
Pediatrics -- instrumentation
Bottle Feeding -- instrumentation
Description
Ttriangluar shaped moulded glass nursing bottle with flat bottom and tooled lip; narrow circular opening at the top for cork closure, missing cork; sides slope downwards and outwards, giving the bottle a bulging triangular shape; faint purplish tinge to glass; mould lines along sides visible; one side of the bottle has an embossed graduated scale with a vertical line and 16 horizontal lines; the numbers 8 (at the top) down to one at the base are spaced out between the horizontal lines, and the word "OUNCES" beneath the opening; embossed on back enclosed within a circle and the name "THE STERLING".
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Pat Blair and obtained from father.
Dates
1880
1900
circa 1880-1900
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Embossed on top: "THE STERLING // OUNCES"; embossed on bottom: "557"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D1-
Length
13.7 cm
Width
9.1 cm
Depth
5.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Jan. 27, 2004: glass cloudy, occluded in places; some nicks; 1996: no chips, cracks or wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Document
Reference Comments
Pat Blair; Sears & Roebuck Co. Catalogue 1897
Research Facts
Sears & Roebuck Co. 1897 Catalogue
Exhibit History
On exhibit in Paediatric case at Museum; Nov. 21 1997
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