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Counting glass magnifier

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5631
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Bacteriology
Accession Number
1966.11.65
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Accession Number
1966.11.65
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Bacteriology
MeSH Heading
Colony Count
Microbial
Public Health
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F8-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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diphtheria culture outfit

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8382
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
1985.11.1 a-b
Description
A yellow cardboard box containing a glass test tube plugged with cotton and labelled "Diphtheria"; test tube has a residue of the serum that was used for the swabs; tube containing swabs is missing; included is an instruction sheet for taking cultures of the nose and throat;
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Accession Number
1985.11.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Serodiagnosis
Diphtheria
Public Health
Description
A yellow cardboard box containing a glass test tube plugged with cotton and labelled "Diphtheria"; test tube has a residue of the serum that was used for the swabs; tube containing swabs is missing; included is an instruction sheet for taking cultures of the nose and throat;
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
box - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
test tube - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Miss K. Armitage.
Maker
Laboratories, Dept. of Public Health
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
cardboard: yellow
glass: clear
fabric: white
Inscriptions
Label on test tube has "Diphtheria"; on instruction sheet: "DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH // CITY HALL, TORONTO // DIPHTHERIA DIAGNOSIS // Directions for Making Cultures"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-5 Row E
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
H. Chalmers Cruikshank was Director of Laboratories, Dept. of Public Health, Toronto, at the time this kit was issued.
Images
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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Bonita Erwin Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
Accession Number
009042003 a-d
Description
Brown pressboard and metal cylindrical laboratory samples mailing tube with screw cap lid (a-b) containing clear glass vial (c) with a pair of long wood sticks and white cotton padded tips held in place with white cotton wadding; one piece paper leaflet (d) provides details about diagnosis of dipht…
Accession Number
009042003 a-d
Collection
Bonita Erwin Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases
MeSH Heading
Serodiagnosis
Diphtheria
Public Health
Description
Brown pressboard and metal cylindrical laboratory samples mailing tube with screw cap lid (a-b) containing clear glass vial (c) with a pair of long wood sticks and white cotton padded tips held in place with white cotton wadding; one piece paper leaflet (d) provides details about diagnosis of diphtheria and patient details;
tube with brown paper label with pre-printed address and designated ‘D’ for diphtheria sample inside, space for a 2 cent postage stamp.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - tube - Size: Length 17.2 cm x Diam. 2.6 cm.
b - cap - Size: Length 0.5 cm x Diam. 2.7 cm
c - vial - Size: Length x Diam.
d - leaflet - Size: Length 14.5 cm x Width 9.3 cm
Provenance
Donated to the museum by Bonita Erwin who is a nursing graduate from University of Toronto; previously owned by donor's grandfather Dr. Harold Barker who practiced in Sharbot Lake, Ontario.
Maker
Department of Health of Ontario
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Date Remarks
Dated by price of postage stamp
Material
metal: grey
paper: brown
glass: clear
wood: tan
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on tube: "LABORATORIES, // Dept. of Health of Ontario, // Parliament Buildings, // Queen's Park, // TORONTO. // D // Place // 2 Cent // Stamp // Here"; printed on leaflet: “Department of Health of Ontario // DIPHTHERIA DIAGNOSIS // Directions for Collecting Specimens // IMPORTANT – Release swabs should be taken from nose and throat
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Condition Remarks
Tube shows minor wear along edges, yellowed, surface grime and minor stains; metal cap and ends show minor corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
"About the Ministry," Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.
Research Facts
The Department of Health of Ontario (as is printed on the label) was previously known as the Provincial Board of Health of Ontario which was created by the Public Health Act of 1882. The Provincial Board of Health name was changed in 1925 while the Department of Health name was changed to the Ministry of Health in 1971 and then again to the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care in 1999.
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disposable isolation gown

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12274
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Accession Number
008001003
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
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Accession Number
008001003
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
MeSH Heading
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Providence Care Mental Health Services.
Maker
AMG MedPro
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Date Remarks
Donor remarks.
Material
fabric: yellow, white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Typed on tag secured to neckline: "AMG // MedPro // Defence // REORDER/ EXIGER: // 018-300".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 4
Length
174.0 cm
Width
67.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 174.0 cm x Width 67.5 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Never used, still folded from original packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
AMG Medical Supplies website
Research Facts
Disposable isolation gown made of spun-bonded polypropylene reduces the risk of cross-infection; strong durable fabric holds up under vigorous activity; with tunnel elastic cuffs; latex-free; designed for basic protection in isolation situations; low linting, mildew resistant and non-allergenic; package of 10 gowns per bag. This gown is one of seven in original packaging.
The colour yellow is noted as infection control in isolation areas in the medical fields.
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disposable isolation gown

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12275
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Accession Number
008001004
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Accession Number
008001004
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
MeSH Heading
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Providence Care Mental Health Services.
Maker
AMG MedPro
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Date Remarks
Donor remarks.
Material
fabric: yellow, white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Typed on tag secured to neckline: "AMG // MedPro // Defence // REORDER/ EXIGER: // 018-300".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 13
Length
174.0 cm
Width
67.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 174.0 cm x Width 67.5 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Never used, still folded from original packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
AMG Medical Supplies website
Research Facts
Disposable isolation gown made of spun-bonded polypropylene reduces the risk of cross-infection; strong durable fabric holds up under vigorous activity; with tunnel elastic cuffs; latex-free; designed for basic protection in isolation situations; low linting, mildew resistant and non-allergenic; package of 10 gowns per bag. This gown is one of seven in original packaging.
The colour yellow is noted as infection control in isolation areas in the medical fields.
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disposable isolation gown

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12276
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Accession Number
008001005
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Accession Number
008001005
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
MeSH Heading
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Providence Care Mental Health Services.
Maker
AMG MedPro
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Date Remarks
Donor remarks.
Material
fabric: yellow, white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Typed on tag secured to neckline: "AMG // MedPro // Defence // REORDER/ EXIGER: // 018-300".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 13
Length
174.0 cm
Width
67.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 174.0 cm x Width 67.5 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Never used, still folded from original packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
AMG Medical Supplies website
Research Facts
Disposable isolation gown made of spun-bonded polypropylene reduces the risk of cross-infection; strong durable fabric holds up under vigorous activity; with tunnel elastic cuffs; latex-free; designed for basic protection in isolation situations; low linting, mildew resistant and non-allergenic; package of 10 gowns per bag. This gown is one of seven in original packaging.
The colour yellow is noted as infection control in isolation areas in the medical fields.
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disposable isolation gown

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12277
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Accession Number
008001006
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Accession Number
008001006
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
MeSH Heading
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Providence Care Mental Health Services.
Maker
AMG MedPro
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Date Remarks
Donor remarks.
Material
fabric: yellow, white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Typed on tag secured to neckline: "AMG // MedPro // Defence // REORDER/ EXIGER: // 018-300".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 13
Length
174.0 cm
Width
67.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 174.0 cm x Width 67.5 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Never used, still folded from original packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
AMG Medical Supplies website
Research Facts
Disposable isolation gown made of spun-bonded polypropylene reduces the risk of cross-infection; strong durable fabric holds up under vigorous activity; with tunnel elastic cuffs; latex-free; designed for basic protection in isolation situations; low linting, mildew resistant and non-allergenic; package of 10 gowns per bag. This gown is one of seven in original packaging.
The colour yellow is noted as infection control in isolation areas in the medical fields.
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disposable isolation gown

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12278
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Accession Number
008001007
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Accession Number
008001007
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
MeSH Heading
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Providence Care Mental Health Services.
Maker
AMG MedPro
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Date Remarks
Donor remarks.
Material
fabric: yellow, white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Typed on tag secured to neckline: "AMG // MedPro // Defence // REORDER/ EXIGER: // 018-300".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 13
Length
174.0 cm
Width
67.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 174.0 cm x Width 67.5 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Never used, still folded from original packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
AMG Medical Supplies website
Research Facts
Disposable isolation gown made of spun-bonded polypropylene reduces the risk of cross-infection; strong durable fabric holds up under vigorous activity; with tunnel elastic cuffs; latex-free; designed for basic protection in isolation situations; low linting, mildew resistant and non-allergenic; package of 10 gowns per bag. This gown is one of seven in original packaging.
The colour yellow is noted as infection control in isolation areas in the medical fields.
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disposable isolation gown

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12279
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Accession Number
008001008
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Accession Number
008001008
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Classification
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
MeSH Heading
Sanitation
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Hygiene
Public Health
Equipment and Supplies
Description
Lightweight disposable translucent yellow long-sleeved non-woven non-sterile isolation gown with elasticized cuffs and self-fabric ties at neck and waist; universal size.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Providence Care Mental Health Services.
Maker
AMG MedPro
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2000
2007
circa 2000-2007
Date Remarks
Donor remarks.
Material
fabric: yellow, white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Typed on tag secured to neckline: "AMG // MedPro // Defence // REORDER/ EXIGER: // 018-300".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 13
Length
174.0 cm
Width
67.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 174.0 cm x Width 67.5 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Never used, still folded from original packaging.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
AMG Medical Supplies website
Research Facts
Disposable isolation gown made of spun-bonded polypropylene reduces the risk of cross-infection; strong durable fabric holds up under vigorous activity; with tunnel elastic cuffs; latex-free; designed for basic protection in isolation situations; low linting, mildew resistant and non-allergenic; package of 10 gowns per bag. This gown is one of seven in original packaging.
The colour yellow is noted as infection control in isolation areas in the medical fields.
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The Garrison Cup [pocket sputum flask]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5375
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Home Health Care
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Public Health
Hygiene
Sanitation
Classification
Home Health Care
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Public Health
Hygiene
Sanitation
Tuberculosis
Accession Number
1934.29.2 a-b
Description
Rectangular metal container, hinged at base, marked "The Garrison Cup," opens to reveal disposable brown cardboard concertina-folded removable container containing cotton wool.
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Accession Number
1934.29.2 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Home Health Care
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Public Health
Hygiene
Sanitation
Classification
Home Health Care
Infection Control
Infectious Diseases
Public Health
Hygiene
Sanitation
Tuberculosis
MeSH Heading
Public Health
Description
Rectangular metal container, hinged at base, marked "The Garrison Cup," opens to reveal disposable brown cardboard concertina-folded removable container containing cotton wool.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - metal container - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Width 7.6 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
b - insert
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. J. H. Elliott.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver
cardboard: brown
fabric
Inscriptions
The Garrison Cup
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D2-3
Condition Remarks
Cardboard container fragile; torn down one side.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Distributors: Stone and Forsyth, Boston
Exhibit History
Canadian Museum of Civilization exhibit: "Caring Profession"; ret. Sept. 2006
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