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100,000,000 Guinea Pigs [reference book]

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Dates
1935
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001904
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless.
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Accession Number
996001904
Author
Arthur Kallet and F. J. Schlink
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in 1990.
Maker
The Vanguard Press (publisher); H. Wolff Estate (printer)
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1935
Date Remarks
Latest publishing date
Material
paper: black; yellow
Inscriptions
"100,000,000 // GUINEA // PIGS // Dangers in Everyday Foods, // Drugs, and Cosmetics // By // ARTHUR KALLET // Consumer's Research // and // F.J. SCHLINK // Consumer's Research // Co-author with ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.7 cm. x Width: 14.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration and dirt; paper cover is bent and torn, and held by piece of tape along top binding
Copy Type
Original
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The Art and Principles of Nursing [textbook]

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Dates
1934
Collection
Melanie Chapman Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
012042021
Description
Hardbound text-book with chapters suitable for student nurses; front cover is green; title is printed in gold on spine; 832 pages
Accession Number
012042021
Author
Amy Elizabeth Pope, R.N and Virna M. Young, R.N
Collection
Melanie Chapman Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Textbooks
Medicine, Traditional
Nursing Theory
Description
Hardbound text-book with chapters suitable for student nurses; front cover is green; title is printed in gold on spine; 832 pages
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor, currently working (2012) at Kingston General Hospital as RN, Kidd 7 Neurosciences. Graduated from University of Toronto Class of 1984 (BScN); University of Alberta Class of 2006 (MPH). Worked in nursing and health human resources in Alberta, BC and Ontario.
Maker
G. P. Putnam's Sons
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
USA
Dates
1934
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, green
Inscriptions
Printed on title page: "The Art and Principles // of Nursing // By // Amy Elizabeth Pope, R.N // and // Virna M. Young, R.N // G. P. Putnam's Sons // New York"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.8 cm
Width
14.5 cm
Depth
4.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear along edges
Copy Type
original
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Diseases of the Larynx [medical reference book]

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Dates
1907
Collection
Wallaceburg & District Museum Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
002028003
Description
Hardbound leatherette-covered book with illustrations describing diseases of the larynx; chapter topics include inflammation, granulomata, tumours, neuroses, stenosis, operations and others; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; series name embossed onto front cover; 266 pages.
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Accession Number
002028003
Author
Harold Barwell
Collection
Wallaceburg & District Museum Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Larynx -- pathology
Medicine, Traditional
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Hardbound leatherette-covered book with illustrations describing diseases of the larynx; chapter topics include inflammation, granulomata, tumours, neuroses, stenosis, operations and others; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; series name embossed onto front cover; 266 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Wallaceburg and District Museum via Heather Ryckman.
Maker
Henry Frowde Hodder & Stroughton
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1907
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
leatherette: burgandy
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "OXFORD MEDICAL PUBLICATIONS // DISEASES OF THE // LARYNX // HAROLD BARWELL // M.B. LOND., F.R.C.S. ENG. // LONDON // HENRY FROWDE HODDER & STROUGHTON // OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS WARWICK SQUARE, E.C."; embossed onto front cover: "OXFORD // MEDICAL MANUALS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 18.6 cm x Width 13.1 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
Exhibit History
To display in Museum (North Gallery Room 1013): "Electricity and the Invisible Ray," Oct. 2006 - Feb 2016.
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Diseases of the Nose and Throat [book]

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Dates
1915
circa 1915
Collection
Robert Goodfellow Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
007008001
Description
Illustrated hard cloth bound book concerning "The Diseases of the Nose and Throat" written by the Professor of Laryngology of Harvard University, Dr. Algernon Coolidge.
Accession Number
007008001
Author
Algernon Coolidge, M.D.
Collection
Robert Goodfellow Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Otolaryngology -- manuals
Medicine, Traditional
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Illustrated hard cloth bound book concerning "The Diseases of the Nose and Throat" written by the Professor of Laryngology of Harvard University, Dr. Algernon Coolidge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donor purchased the book.
Maker
W. B. Saunders Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1915
circa 1915
Date Remarks
Printed on book.
Material
paper: cream
fabric: blue
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed on book spine: "DISEASES // OF THE //NOSE // AND THROAT // COOLIDGE"; printed on frontispiece: "DISEASES // of the // NOSE AND THROAT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 21.0 cm x Width 14.5 cm Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Front cover corners are creased, little indication of wear.
Copy Type
Original
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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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Dr. Chase's Last Receipt Book and Household Physician: Memorial Edition [book]

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Dates
1891
Collection
Mr. Ross McKenzie Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005016001
Description
Embossed dark brown fabric covered hardbound book written by Dr. A. W. Chase; 865 white pages and black ink; medical advice written for the layman as a household companion.
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Accession Number
005016001
Author
Dr. A. W. Chase
Collection
Mr. Ross McKenzie Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Textbooks
Description
Embossed dark brown fabric covered hardbound book written by Dr. A. W. Chase; 865 white pages and black ink; medical advice written for the layman as a household companion.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased from a second-hand shop in Kingston, Ontario by donor.
Maker
F. B. Dickerson Company
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1891
Date Remarks
Published date
Material
paper: cream
fabric: brown
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on frontispiece: "MEMORIAL EDITION // DR. CHASE'S // Third, Last and Complete // RECEIPT BOOK // AND // Household Physician, // OR // PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE FOR THE PEOPLE, // FROM // The Life-Long Observations of the Author, Embracing the Choicest, Most Valuable // and Entirely New Receipts in Every Department of Medicine, Mechanics, // and Household Economy; Including a Treatise on // THE DISEASES OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN, // IN FACT, // THE BOOK FOR THE MILLION, With Remarks and Explanations which adapt it to the Every-Day Wants // of the People, arranged in Departments and most // Copiously indexed. // By A. W. Chase, M.D. // PUBLSIHED BY // F. B. DICKERSON COMPANY // DETROIT, MICH. AND WINDSOR, ONT. // To Whom all correspondence should be addressed // 1891"; printed on spine: "DR. CHASE'S // LAST RECEIPT BOOK // AND // HOUSEHOLD // PHYSICIAN // MEMORIAL // EDITION"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 21.8 cm x Width 17.5 cm x Depth 6.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Body of book and first four pages are separated from covers; corners are bent and frayed.
Copy Type
Original
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Essentials of Medicine 13th Rev Ed [reference book]

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Dates
1939
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
009045032
Description
Hardbound fabric-covered book with illustrations; describing medicine for nurses; divided into units with topics such as diseases of the organs of respirations, alimentary system, urinary tract, allergic conditions, endocrine glands and metabolism, infectious diseases and psychoneurotic reactions; …
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Accession Number
009045032
Author
Charles Phillips Emerson and Nellie Gates Brown
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Hardbound fabric-covered book with illustrations; describing medicine for nurses; divided into units with topics such as diseases of the organs of respirations, alimentary system, urinary tract, allergic conditions, endocrine glands and metabolism, infectious diseases and psychoneurotic reactions; title stamped in gold ink on spine; 845 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Found in collection
Maker
J. B. Lippincott Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1939
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
fabric: burgandy
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "ESSENTIALS OF MEDICINE // CHARLES PHILLIPS EMERSON, M.D. // NELLIE GATES BROWN, R.N. // THIRTEENTH EDITIONS THOROUGHLY REVISED AND RESET // PHILADELPHIA MONTREAL LONDON // J. B. LIPPINCOTT COMPANY"; hand-written inside front cover: "Georgina A. Wilson"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 21.0 cm x Width 14.8 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Cover moderately worn from use
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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Essentials of medicine, 15th ed. [textbook]

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Dates
1946
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
REF WY 156 E531 946
Description
xxii, 688 p. : ill. (part col.) ; 21cm.
Accession Number
REF WY 156 E531 946
Author
Charles Phillips Emerson, Jr., A.B., M.D.
Jane Elizabeth Taylor, R.N., B.S., M.Ed.
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Textbooks
Description
xxii, 688 p. : ill. (part col.) ; 21cm.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Beth Orr.
Item is part of the nursing history collection
Maker
J. B. Lippincott Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1946
Permanent Location
Bookshelves
Dimension Notes
Length 20.7 cm x Width 13.9 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Essentials of Medicine 17th Ed [textbook]

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Dates
1955
Collection
Mrs. Hannah McQueen Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998036004
Description
Hardbound reference textbook for nurses discussing therapeutics, drug preparations, drug administration, and other topics; plain red fabric cover; spine has title of book printed in silver ink; bottom of spine has publisher's logo printed in silver ink; 922 pages.
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Accession Number
998036004
Author
Charles Philips Emerson, Jr., and Jane Sherburn Bragdon
Collection
Mrs. Hannah McQueen Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Pharmacy
Textbooks
Description
Hardbound reference textbook for nurses discussing therapeutics, drug preparations, drug administration, and other topics; plain red fabric cover; spine has title of book printed in silver ink; bottom of spine has publisher's logo printed in silver ink; 922 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Mrs. Hannah McQueen and donated via Mrs. Kathryn Wirsig.
Maker
J.B. Lippincott Company
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1955
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream, red
ink: black, silver
Inscriptions
Stamped on the spine: "EMERSON // AND // BRAGDON // Essentials // of // Medicine // 17th Edition // LIPPINCOTT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 20.9 cm x Width 14.2 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear along edges; pages are faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
JPG
Reference Comments
Remarks in donor file; CD #2
Research Facts
Hannah McQueen graduated from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1928
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handwritten medical textbook

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Dates
1810
1830
circa 1810-1830
Collection
Mr. Gary and Mrs. Elizabeth Anne Williams Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
002045001
Description
Handwritten rectangular medical textbook on varying subjects; textbook has upwards of 500 pages although not all pages are numbered; writing is present on both sides of the pages and there are hand drawings interspersed throughout; textbook is made up of cream coloured and yellowed pages written on…
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Accession Number
002045001
Collection
Mr. Gary and Mrs. Elizabeth Anne Williams Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Reference Books, Medical
Textbooks
Description
Handwritten rectangular medical textbook on varying subjects; textbook has upwards of 500 pages although not all pages are numbered; writing is present on both sides of the pages and there are hand drawings interspersed throughout; textbook is made up of cream coloured and yellowed pages written on in black ink; the front cover and spine are missing while the back cover made of brown cardboard and covered with yellow paper is still attached; signatures are bound to the spine with thin pieces of string; there is a larger piece of string with one end between pages 298 and 299 and the other end between pages 364 and 365
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Found by donors in 1996 in the attic of their cottage in Colebrook; cottage was built in 1853 and had been in donor's family since the 1800s.
Dates
1810
1830
circa 1810-1830
Date Remarks
Watermarks on pages show paper was made on or after 1810
Material
paper: cream, yellow
ink: black
cardboard: brown, yellow
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3-4
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 33.0 cm x Width 21.5 cm x Depth 5.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Queen's Masters Art Conservation: conserved by students: refer to further notes
Front cover and pages missing. Front page is ripped and top half missing. Top pages have insect holes. Edges of the book have discolored. Some pages within the book and the book spine are detached. Ink is faded while back cover is discolored, stained and flaking Front cover and an unknown number of pages of the book are missing; front page is ripped and the top half of the page is missing; top pages have pre-exisitng insect holes in them; edges of the book have discoloured to a dark brown; some pages within the book have detached; spine has detached completely but has left some remnants behind; the top pages have faded, turning the ink from black to brown; back cover shows significant signs of discolouration, flaking and wear; back cover has dark and light brown stains all over and has begun to sink in the centre
Copy Type
Original
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