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Diseases of Women: Including their Pathology, Causation, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment [textbook]

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Dates
1882
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
997002485 a-b
Description
Hardcover textbook (a) covered in black leather entitled "Diseases of Women:"; title, author's last name and publisher's logo stamped in gold on spine; has 37 chapters on different conditions affecting women; list of Lea Brothers & Co's publications in the back; 608 pages; promotional letter (b) fo…
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Accession Number
997002485 a-b
Author
Arthur W. Edis, M.D.
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Gynecology
Medicine, Traditional
Textbooks
Description
Hardcover textbook (a) covered in black leather entitled "Diseases of Women:"; title, author's last name and publisher's logo stamped in gold on spine; has 37 chapters on different conditions affecting women; list of Lea Brothers & Co's publications in the back; 608 pages; promotional letter (b) found inside book advertising the family paper GOOD LITERATURE; letter is adressed to the owner of the book Dr. Thorne and signed by Eddie Switzer.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - textbook - Size: Length 24.0 cm x Width 17.0 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
b - letter - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Width 14.4 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University
Maker
Henry C. Lea's Son & Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1882
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, cream
ink: black
leather: black
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on third page: "S.H. Thorne // Kingston R.C.P.S. // 86-7."; printed inside: "DISEASES OF WOMEN: // INCLUDING // THEIR PATHOLOGY, CAUSATION, SYMPTOMS, // DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT. // A MANUAL FOR STUDENTS AND PRACTITIONERS. // BY // ARTHUR W. EDIS, M.D., LOND., F.R.C.P., M.R.C.S., // ASSISTANT OBSTETRIC PHYSICIAN TO THE MIDDLESEX HOSPITAL, CONSULTING OBSTETRIC PHYSICIAN TO // THE CITY PROVIDENT DISPENSARY, LATE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE OBSTETRICAL SOCIETY // OF LONDON, LATE PHYSICIAN TO THE BRITISH LYING-IN HOSPITAL. // WITH ONE HUNDRED AND FORTY-EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS. // PHILADELPHIA : // HENRY C. LEA'S SON & CO. // 1882."
Permanent Location
(a): Storage Room 2005
2005-3
(b): Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 22
Condition Remarks
Textbook (a) shows wear on the front, back and spine; leather is worn on bottom of spine and all corners; slight yellowing of the paper on inside of front cover; hard black, brown and silver substance on inside of back cover; letter (b) shows yellowing all the way down the left side
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Exhibit History
On display in the Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall removed January 27, 2010
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The nursing clinics of North America: the woman patient & maternity nursing [nursing journal]

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Dates
1968
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
REF W1 NU587 v.3 no.2 1969
Description
vi, 193-379 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. June 1968, volume 3, number 2
Accession Number
REF W1 NU587 v.3 no.2 1969
Author
Dolores Marsh Alford
Anna Pearl Rains
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Nursing Care
Gynecology
Obstetrical Nursing
Societies, Nursing -- periodicals
Description
vi, 193-379 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
June 1968, volume 3, number 2
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Beverley Wallis
Item is part of the nursing history collection
Maker
W. B. Saunders
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1968
Permanent Location
Bookshelves
Dimension Notes
Length 23.2 cm x Width 15.3 cm x Depth 1.3 cm
Copy Type
Original
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A Treatise on the Science and Practice of Midwifery 4th Ed [textbook]

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Dates
1885
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
997002481
Description
Hardcover textbook covered in brown leather; title stamped in gold on spine; book is divided into parts: Anatomy and Physiology of the Organs Concerned in Parturition, Pregnancy, Labor, Obstetric Operations, and The Puerperal State; two black and white plates and one in colour; list of Lea & Blanch…
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Accession Number
997002481
Author
W. S. Playfair
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Midwifery
Gynecology
Textbooks
Description
Hardcover textbook covered in brown leather; title stamped in gold on spine; book is divided into parts: Anatomy and Physiology of the Organs Concerned in Parturition, Pregnancy, Labor, Obstetric Operations, and The Puerperal State; two black and white plates and one in colour; list of Lea & Blanchard publications at back; 696 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University
Maker
Lea Brothers & Co
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1885
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white
ink: black, red, yellow, blue
leather: brown
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on first page: "S. H. Thorne // R.C.P.S. Kingston // 86-7"; printed inside: "A TREATISE // ON // THE SCIENCE AND PRACTICE // OF // MIDWIFERY. // BY // W. S. PLAYFAIR, M.D., F.R.C.P., // FOURTH AMERICAN FROM THE FIFTH ENGLISH EDITION. // WITH NOTES AND ADDITIONS // BY // ROBERT P. HARRIS, M.D. // WITH THREE PLATES AND TWO HUNDRED AND ONE ILLUSTRATIONS. // PHILADELPHIA: // LEA BROTHERS & CO. // 1885"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Size: Length 24.0 cm x Width 15.8 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Cover is scratched and worn, with brown marks and some water damage; pages are brown at edges
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit in the Friend-Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall, Queen's University; removed January 27, 2010
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