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Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
General Treatment
Surgery, instrumentation
General Surgery
Accession Number
1976.6.7
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Accession Number
1976.6.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Surgery, Instrumentation
Classification
General Treatment
Surgery, instrumentation
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
House Calls
Surgery
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C2-2
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather is old and weak.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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physician's saddle bag

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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Treatment
Accession Number
1930.17.1 a-o
Description
Double saddle bag with compartments for bottles (one bottle container missing); eleven of the 12 bottles are labelled ([m] has no label); all the bottles are moulded glass; two buckles and straps.
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Accession Number
1930.17.1 a-o
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Treatment
MeSH Heading
House Calls
Description
Double saddle bag with compartments for bottles (one bottle container missing); eleven of the 12 bottles are labelled ([m] has no label); all the bottles are moulded glass; two buckles and straps.
Number Of Parts
15
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
b - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
c - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
d - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
e - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
f - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
g - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
h - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
i - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
j - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
k - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
l - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
m - bottle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
n - wooden box
o - saddle bags
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. F.G. Banting.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
leather: brown; black
glass
metal
Inscriptions
(a)" Tr. Gent Co"; (b) "Ext. Spig & Sen"; (c) "Ether S"; (d) "Castor oil"; (e) "Hoffman's A."; (f) "Tr Oph"; (g) "Tr Cinch Co"; (h) "Fowler's Sol."; (i) "Tr. Valerian"; (j) "Tr Gent Co"; (k) "Tr Digitalis"; (l) "Tr Ferri Co"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C2-5
Condition Remarks
#2: The top support band shows signs of deterioration; surface particles flake away when handled; the buckle traps show similar deterioration; one leather band securing one of the buckles had broken, and a piece 2.5 cm x 1.0 cm was found in one of the bags; the brass buckles showed no signs of corrosion; the paper labels on the bottles were yellowing; the stopper for bottle (g) was missing; bottle (e) had several cracks in the neck, the longest approximately 4.0 cm long; the stopper also appeared cracked; all bottles were empty except (d), which held a yellow fluid with brown sediment; bottle (f) had a cork in place of a stopper; bottle (j) had a crack in the neck 4.0 cm long and the label is missing; the flannel lining was moderately worn; all bottles were dusty and had traces of residue; #3: returned from loan, condition largely unchanged; band and buckles still deteriorating.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Academy of Medicine Bulletin 4, No. 1, Oct. 1930; CD #UHN
Exhibit History
On loan to St. James Cathedral Museum and Archives, April 4, 2003 to Aug. 2003
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