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Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Building Furnishings
Classification
Building Furnishings
Accession Number
995003010 a-b
Description
(a) Wooden bedside table with (b) removable drawer; the table is rectangular in shape on four long round legs; there is a pattern cut into the front on either side of the drawer which is very plain (varnished front only) with five wooden knobs; there is a plain wooden shelf near the bottom of the t…
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Accession Number
995003010 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Building Furnishings
Classification
Building Furnishings
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, non-medical
Description
(a) Wooden bedside table with (b) removable drawer; the table is rectangular in shape on four long round legs; there is a pattern cut into the front on either side of the drawer which is very plain (varnished front only) with five wooden knobs; there is a plain wooden shelf near the bottom of the table.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bedside table - Length 76.5 cm. x Width 71.0 cm.
b - drawer - Length 38.0 cm. x Width 30.6 cm.
Provenance
Used in the private rooms on Watkins 4.
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
wood: light brown
varnish: dark brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-4-2
Condition Remarks
The table was very dirty and dusty; there are a small number of scratch marks; there has been a recent repair to the top (two new nails); the table and varnish show little wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Building Furnishings
Classification
Building Furnishings
Accession Number
995003080
Description
Painted metal bedside table which consists of a hollow rectangular frame, closed at the back and with a hinged door at the front; the inside of the table has three painted metal shelves; the table is on four cylindrical legs (each 17.8 cm in length); there is a turning latch at the front to keep th…
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Accession Number
995003080
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Building Furnishings
Classification
Building Furnishings
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- furniture, non-medical
Description
Painted metal bedside table which consists of a hollow rectangular frame, closed at the back and with a hinged door at the front; the inside of the table has three painted metal shelves; the table is on four cylindrical legs (each 17.8 cm in length); there is a turning latch at the front to keep the door shut.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1900
1920
circa 1900-1920
Material
metal: dark grey
paint: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-1-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 79.5 cm. x Width: 47.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
The bedside table was dirty and dusty; there are several small chips in the paint
Copy Type
Original
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
Accession Number
1979.21.10
Description
A yellow-stained sign labelled in black ink with office hours for the dispensary.
Accession Number
1979.21.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Formularies
Communication
Description
A yellow-stained sign labelled in black ink with office hours for the dispensary.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Site Made (City)
Blackstock
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
cardboard: yellow; black
Inscriptions
Lettered on the sign in black ink: "OFFICE HOURS 2 TO 4 P.M. // 6-30 TO 8 // SUNDAY // BY APPOINTMENT ONLY"
Dimension Notes
Length 22.9 cm x Width 15.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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business hours sign

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5470
Dates
1890
1940
circa 1890-1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
Classification
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
Accession Number
1940.5.3
Description
Smooth glass plate with gold lettering--"Hours of Consultation"
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Accession Number
1940.5.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
Classification
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Communication
Description
Smooth glass plate with gold lettering--"Hours of Consultation"
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; owned and used by Dr. John Taylor Fotheringham
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1940
circa 1890-1940
Material
glass: clear
paint: yellow
Inscriptions
"HOURS OF CONSULTATION 11 A.M. TO 1 P.M. // 6 P.M. TO 8 P.M."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-15
Dimension Notes
Length 30.5 cm x Width 15.2 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Lettering becoming worn
Copy Type
Original
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8662
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.1
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Selaginella tamar…
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Accession Number
1991.3.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Selaginella tamariscina (Beauv.) Spring; Biota orientalis (L.) Endl.; Sepia esculenta Hoyle.; Cirsium japonicum DC. / Cirsium segetum Bge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8663
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.10
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Eucommia ulmoides…
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Accession Number
1991.3.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Eucommia ulmoides Oliv.; Polygonum multiflorum Thunb.; Dendrobium nobile Lindl.; Stephania tetranda S. Moore; Cuscuta chinensis Lam.; Acanthopanax gracilistylus W.W. Smith
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8664
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.11
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fructus trichosan…
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Accession Number
1991.3.11
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fructus trichosanthis; Pericarpium citri reticulatae; Pericarpium citri reticulatae; Radix bupleuri; Leave, Mulberry.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8665
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.12
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fossil fragment, …
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Accession Number
1991.3.12
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Fossil fragment, Radix salviae miltiorrhizea, Angelica sinensis (Oliv.) Diels; Carthamus tinctorius L.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8666
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.13
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Rosa leavigata Mi…
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Accession Number
1991.3.13
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Rosa leavigata Michx; Morinda officinalis How.; Zizyphus jujuba Mill. var. spinosa Hu.; Alpinia oxyphylla Miq; Polygala tenuifolia Willd.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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Chinese medicine drawer front

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8667
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.3.14
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Stemona japonica …
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Accession Number
1991.3.14
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Chinese Herbal
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Pharmacy
Interior Design and Furnishings
Description
Brown-stained drawer front, other sides are unfinished wood; fronts labelled with incised Chinese characters in six rows; recessed metal pull attached with four screws; traces of gilding on incised characters; contents from translation of Chinese characters are from left to right: Stemona japonica (Blume) Miq.; The calyx and receptacle of a persimmon; Aristolochia debilis Bge. et Zucc.; Rhizoma imperatae.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Joan Bacon.
Site Made (Country)
Malaya
Dates
1900
1925
1900-1925
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
wood: brown
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Drawer front has rows of incised Chinese characters.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-Q1-1 Box 1
Length
13.2 cm
Width
30.5 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black flakes from adhesive; remains of adhesive on underside; metal pull is dull.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Translator: Zhuohan Hu (M.Sci. M.D. PhD.)
Research Facts
The donor bought the drawers, of which these are the fronts, from a Chinese apothecary shop in Malacca; they were brought to Canada and used to decorate the walls of a bathroom, hence the adhesive remaining on the reverse sides.
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