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B-D Yale Luer-Lok syringe kit

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Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004284 a-ai
Description
Injection kit in burgundy plastic case has B-D Yale syringes in spring-loaded metal holders (5 cc, 2 cc, 2 cc) with brown rubber slip-off tops with original cardboard and cork packing material; three #23 needles in metal holders have black rubber slip-off tops; three #26 needles have brown rubber s…
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Accession Number
993004284 a-ai
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Syringes
House Calls
MM= Injections -- set
Description
Injection kit in burgundy plastic case has B-D Yale syringes in spring-loaded metal holders
(5 cc, 2 cc, 2 cc) with brown rubber slip-off tops with original cardboard and cork packing
material; three #23 needles in metal holders have black rubber slip-off tops; three
#26 needles have brown rubber slip-off tops; two clear plastic bottles have black plastic
screw-on tops; all pieces fit into clear plastic sleeves; never used
Number Of Parts
35
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 19.6 cm. x Width 14.0 cm. x Depth 3.7 cm.
b - plastic bottle - Size: Length 5.2 cm. x Diameter2.6 cm.
c - black lid - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
d - plastic bottle - Size: Length 5.2 cm. x Diameter2.6 cm.
e - black lid - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
f - short needle holder - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
g - needle #26 - Size: Length 3.1 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
h - brown top - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
i - needle holder - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
j - needle #26 - Size: Length 3.1 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
k - brown top - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
l - needle holder - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
m - needle #26 - Size: Length 3.1 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
n - brown top - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
o - med. needle holder - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
p - needle #23 - Size: Length 4.3 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
q - black top - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.4 cm.
r - needle holder - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
s - needle #23 - Size: Length 4.3 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
t - black top - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.4 cm.
u - needle holder - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
v - needle #23 - Size: Length 4.3 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
w - black top - Size: Length 1.2 cm. x Diameter1.4 cm.
x - med. syringe holder - Size: Length 15.3 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
y - syringe barrel - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Diameter1.7 cm.
z - syringe plunger - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
aa - brown top - Size: Length 1.4 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
bb - med. syringe holder - Size: Length 15.3 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
cc - syringe barrel - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Diameter1.7 cm.
dd - syringe plunger - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
ee - brown top - Size: Length 1.4 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
ff - long syringe holder - Size: Length 17.8 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
gg - syringe barrel - Size: Length 9.3 cm. x Diameter2.3 cm.
hh - syringe plunger - Size: Length 8.5 cm. x Diameter1.7 cm.
ii - brown top - Size: Length 1.5 cm. x Diameter3.1 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1963
circa 1950-1963
Date Remarks
Evaluator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
metal: silver
plastic: burgundy; clear; black
rubber: brown; black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
On bottom of plastic bottle: "CELLUPLASTIC // NEWARK, N.J."; embosssed on all rubber tops:
"B-D"; printed on syringes: "B-D YALE // LUER-LOK // BECTON, DICKINSON & CO. // MADE IN
U.S.A."; "S // 8659" "F // 4661" "G // 5201"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-5
Condition Remarks
never used; #2: something staining paper yellow; #3: rubber - may require special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
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Dates
1921
circa 1921
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995006001 a-u
Description
A black leather doctor's bag; the bag (a) has two handles and seals with a zipper; the bag contains an envelope (b) containing an Adam's brand lancet (c), a leather adrenaline ampoule box (d) containing a corroded scalpel blade (e), a cardboard coramine box (f) containing a package of scalpel blad…
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Accession Number
995006001 a-u
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
A black leather doctor's bag; the bag (a) has two handles and seals with a zipper; the bag contains an envelope (b) containing an Adam's brand lancet (c), a leather adrenaline ampoule box (d) containing a corroded scalpel blade (e), a cardboard coramine box (f) containing a package of scalpel blades (g), a leather case made by The Stevens Companies (h) containing a scalpel handle (i) and 10 scalpel blades of different sizes and shapes (j-s) some of which are wrapped in green paper, and a blue package of disposable B-D blood lancets (t) with five lancets inside sealed in a single metal strip (u).
Number Of Parts
21
Part Names
a - bag - Length 47.0 cm x Width 20.0 cm x Depth 19.4 cm
b - envelope - Length 16.5 cm x Width 9.2 cm
c - lancet - Length 12.0 cm x Width 0.9 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
d - adrenaline box - Length 7.3 cm x Width 6.7 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
e - scalpel blade - Length 5.0 c x Width 0.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
f - coramine box - Length 6.1 cm x Width 4.7 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
g - scalpel blade package - Length 5.8 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
h - leather case - Length 16.8 cm x Width 5.8 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
i - scalpel handle - Length 13.5 cm x Width 1.1 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
j - scalpel blade - Length 5.8 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
k - scalpel blade - Length 6.0 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
l-r - scalpel blade - Length 7.0 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
s - scalpel blade - Length 6.0 cm x Width 2.7 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
t - lancet package - Length 11.8 cm x Width 6.1 cm x Depth .01 cm
u - lancets - Length 9.0 cm x Width 5.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Clifford. W. Bennett.
Maker
Cheney
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1921
circa 1921
Date Remarks
Dr. Bennett graduated in 1921.
Material
leather: black
cardboard: green, blue
metal: silver
paper: green, white
Inscriptions
"C.W.B." printed on the side of the case in gold letters; "Dr. C. W. Bennett, // 197 Queen Street, // Kingston, Ontario." and DR. D. L. C. BINGHAM // ETHERINGTON HALL // STUART STREET // KINGSTON, ONTARIO" typed on the envelope with "KINGSTON // 930 PM // 132 VIIIII // 1964 // ONTARIO" stamped on it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C1-6
(f) 0010-A3-3 Row D
Condition Remarks
The leather on the case has become very hard; some of the leather and paper have degraded.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
Research Facts
Dr. Bennett graduated from Queen's Meds in 1921. He was a general practitioner in Kingston and practiced medicine at 197 Queen St; He practiced from 1925 until his death in 1964; he had a certificate in obstetrics.
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Dates
1921
circa 1921
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995006002 a-am
Description
A black leather doctor's bag; the bag (a) has one handle and seals with buckles; the bag contains a pair of separating obstetrical forceps (b,c) in a canvas pouch (d), a pair of vulsellum forceps (e) and a uterine douche (f) in a canvas pouch (g), three urethral sounds (h,i,j), a pair of hemostatic…
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Accession Number
995006002 a-am
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
Obstetrics
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
A black leather doctor's bag; the bag (a) has one handle and seals with buckles; the bag contains a pair of separating obstetrical forceps (b,c) in a canvas pouch (d), a pair of vulsellum forceps (e) and a uterine douche (f) in a canvas pouch (g), three urethral sounds (h,i,j), a pair of hemostatic forceps (k), an ether mask (l), a leather pouch (m) containing a metal syringe (with a barrel (n) and plunger (o) and a cap (p)), a director and tongue tie device (q), a probe (r), a thermometer (s) in a metal tube (t) with a lid (u), and a female catheter (v), a cloth pouch (w) containing an ear syringe with a barrel (x) and a plunger (y), a shield (z), three different conical tips (aa,ab,ac), a bulbous tip (ad), and an attachment with a rubber hose (ae), a reflector headband (af) with a cover that fits over the reflector (ag), an envelope from KGH (ah), a rubber catheter (ai), an empty "Surgeons' Needles" package (aj), a broken plastic tube with umbilical tape inside (ak), a spring scale (al), and a cloth (am).
Number Of Parts
39
Part Names
a - bag - Size: Length 49.0 cm x Width 16.5 cm x Depth 18.0 cm
b - obstetrical forcep (right) - Size: Length 39.4 cm x Width 8.5 cm x Depth 8.0 cm
c - obstetrical forcep (left) - Size: Length 39.4 cm x Width 8.5 cm x Depth 8.0 cm
d - pouch - Size: Length 44.5 cm x Width 17.0 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
e - fulsellum forceps - Size: Length 25.0 c x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
f - uterine douche - Size: Length 28.7 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 0.8 cm
g - pouch - Size: Length 31.9 cm x Width 17.7 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
h - urethral sound - Size: Length 28.3 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
i - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.1 cm x Width 2.3 cm x Depth 4.3 cm
j - urethral sound - Size: Length 28.0 cm x Width 2.1 cm x Depth 5.2 cm
k - hemostatic forceps - Size: Length 14.4 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth .05 cm
l -ether mask - Size: Length 14.5 cm x Width 7.8 cm x Depth 4.7 cm
m - leather pouch - Size: Length 13.7 cm x Width 8.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
n - syringe barrel - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Diam. 0.9 cm
o - syinge plunger - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Diam. 1.1
p - syringe cap - Size: Length 0.7 cm x Diam 0.4 cm
q - tongue tie - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Width 21 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
r - probe - Size: Length 11.5 cm x Width 0.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
s - thermometer - Size: Length 8.3 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
t - tube - Size: Length 9.4 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
u - lid - Size: Length 2.9 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
v - female catheter - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Width 1.4 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
w - cloth pouch - Size: Length 19.5 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
x - ear syringe barrel - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Diam.2.1 cm
y - ear syringe plunger - Size: Length 8.0 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
z - shield - Size: Depth 2.5 cm x Diam. 5.7 cm
aa - ear syringe tip - Size: Length 3.8 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
ab - ear syringe tip - Size: Length 3.7 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
ac - ear syringe tip - Size: Length 3.8 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
ad - bulbous tip - Size: Length 2.4 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
ae - hosed attachment - Size: Length 6.5 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
af - reflector headband - Size: Lemgth 37.0 cm x Diam. 9.0 cm
ag - reflector cover - Size: Depth 0.3 cm x Diam 9.1 cm
ah - envelope - Size: 16.7 cm x Width 7.0 cm
ai - rubber catheter - Size: Length 15.3 cm x Width 7.7 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
aj - needle package - Size: Length 8.4 cm x Width 3.3 cm
ak - umbilical tape tube - Size: Length 5.6 cm x Diam. 2.6 cm
al - spring scale - Size: Length 16.3 cm x Width 2.9 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
am - cloth - Size: Length 44.5 cm x Width 25.8 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. Clifford. W. Bennett.
Dates
1921
circa 1921
Date Remarks
Dr. Bennett graduated in 1921.
Material
leather: black
fabric: beige; white, brown, black
metal: silver, yellow
rubber: red
paper: white, biege
plastic: amber
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D1-2
Condition Remarks
The leather on the case has become hard; Some of the paper is very fragile, the rubber is hard and brittle and some of the rubber around the syringe piece is broken, the cloth is stained and frayed.
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Sklar Surgical Instruments, Suction & Pressure Apparatus," 75th Anniv., Sklar Instruments, 1967, p. 242; "Illustrations of Surgical Instruments of Superior Quality," 21st ed., Kny-Scheerer Co., Milwaukee, ca. 1915, pp. 1064 and 5116; CD #3
Research Facts
Dr. Bennett graduated from Queen's Meds in 1921. He was a general practitioner in Kingston and practiced medicine at 197 Queen St; He practiced from 1925 until his death in 1964; he had a certificate in obstetrics.
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physician's bag

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
993004212 a-n
Description
Black leather doctor's bag in cabin style has brass closures; inside pouch lined in cotton with snap closure; five leather loops hold glass medicine bottles flat on one side, glass stoppers and fitted chrome screw-on tops;some bottles have residue; two stoppers are firmly fixed and one stopper is m…
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Accession Number
993004212 a-n
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Medical Case -- bag
Description
Black leather doctor's bag in cabin style has brass closures; inside pouch lined in cotton with snap closure; five leather loops hold glass medicine bottles flat on one side, glass stoppers and fitted chrome screw-on tops;some bottles have residue; two stoppers are firmly fixed and one stopper is missing; one chrome top has active corrosion; one is discoloured; and one is slightly discoloured and cracked
Number Of Parts
14
Part Names
a - bag - Size: Length 41.0 cm. x Width 16.3 cm. x Depth 19.5 cm.
b,e,h,j,l - bottle x 5 - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Diameter3.3 cm.
c,f,m - stopper x 3 - Size: Length 2.1 cm. x Diameter2.0 cm.
d,g,i,k,n - lid x 5 - Size: Length 3.5 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Dated from reference book.
Material
metal: silver; yellow
leather: black
glass: clear
fabric: black
Inscriptions
One bottle has paper label firmly affixed with handwritten: "Chloroform"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C1-2
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Condition Remarks
Leather shows some desiccation; brass tarnished; active corrosion of lids; residue in bottles; # 2: no new damage; #3: no new damage; #4: one of the bottles has a black residue; corrosion on some of the bottle lids.
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Reference book: "Antique Medical Instruments" by Wilbur p. 86; CD #6
Exhibit History
October 5, 2001 - Sept. 2002: Bracken Library, Botterell Hall, C.M. Bracken exhibit
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surgical instrument roll

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Dates
1923
circa 1923
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
993004220
Description
Surgical instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of canvas with folding flaps at the top and bottom, that can be rolled, then tied with cotton twill tape closures; the inside of the roll has two sections of three canvas loops (measuring in total 9x12 cm); the roll holds a scalpel han…
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Accession Number
993004220
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
House Calls
MM= Surgical Set -- amputation/general surgery
Description
Surgical instrument roll, which consists of a rectangular piece of canvas with folding flaps at the top and bottom, that can be rolled, then tied with cotton twill tape closures; the inside of the roll has two sections of three canvas loops (measuring in total 9x12 cm); the roll holds a scalpel handle, two hemostatic forceps, bandage scissors and dissecting scissors; measurements given for roll open; without instruments.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. C.M. Bracken, 1923 Queen's Meds. graduate, who practiced medicine from 1923
to 1963
Dates
1923
circa 1923
Date Remarks
Roll dates between 1923 and 1963
Material
fabric: dark tan; grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E1-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 43.8 cm. x Width: 19.5 cm. x Depth: 0.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
The canvas of the roll is slightly dirty, but is unstained, untorn and shows no significant wear; the cotton ties also show no damage
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See 993.004.305-.309
Research Facts
Bandage roll contains scalpel handle (993.004.305), hemostatic forceps (993.004.306), bandage scissors
(993.004.307), dissecting scissors (993.004.308), and hemostatic forceps (993.004.309)
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