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Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1986.7.2
Description
Spectacles made of thin wire with round glass lenses.
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Accession Number
1986.7.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Description
Spectacles made of thin wire with round glass lenses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. R.E. Richardson of Port Hope, Ont.; belonged to Dr. James H. Richardson (1823-1903), donor's grandfather.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Length 114 mm x Width 27.0 mm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See Canniff, p. 575, for biography; CD #UHN
Images
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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.17.1 a-c
Description
A pair of spectacles with oval-shaped bi-convex lenses, thin steel frame with hinged earpieces; in a black paper case that is semi-cylindrical in cross section.
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Accession Number
1969.17.1 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
A pair of spectacles with oval-shaped bi-convex lenses, thin steel frame with hinged earpieces; in a black paper case that is semi-cylindrical in cross section.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
eyeglasses - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm
case bottom - Size: Length 7.2 cm
case top
Provenance
Acquired from the the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
glass: clear
paper: black; beige
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
#2: The leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Believed to have belonged to Osler's father; Featherstone Lake, Osler.
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Dates
1870
1930
circa 1870-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1969.343.1 a-b
Description
Oval-shaped biconvex eyeglasses with nickel frame and curved, slightly flattened earpieces; came with a black leather case.
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Accession Number
1969.343.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Oval-shaped biconvex eyeglasses with nickel frame and curved, slightly flattened earpieces; came with a black leather case.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
eyeglasses - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 11.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
case - Size: Length 17.5 cm x Width 4.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1930
circa 1870-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c.-early 20c."
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
leather: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1969.347.1 a-b
Description
A pair of eyeglasses with a case; nickel-plated frames, oval-shaped, biconvex lenses, slightly flattened earpieces; case made of several-ply paper, painted black.
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Accession Number
1969.347.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Description
A pair of eyeglasses with a case; nickel-plated frames, oval-shaped, biconvex lenses, slightly flattened earpieces; case made of several-ply paper, painted black.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
eyeglasses - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Width 11.2 cm x Depth 2.7 cm
case - Size: Length 17.0 cm x Width 4.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
paper: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
Some chipping where earpieces are attached to lenses; #2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.78.1 a-b
Description
Spectacles with gold (?) frame and curled sides, oval-shaped, convex cylindrical lenses; came in black leather case with black velvet lining on the inside.
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Accession Number
1969.78.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Spectacles with gold (?) frame and curled sides, oval-shaped, convex cylindrical lenses; came in black leather case with black velvet lining on the inside.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - eyeglasses
b - case - Size: Length 12.7 cm x Width 5.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
leather: black
fabric: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1969.85.1 a-b
Description
Spectacles with octagonal-shaped, biconvex lenses and gold (?) frames; straight sides with fenestrated earpieces; paper case with leather covering.
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Accession Number
1969.85.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Spectacles with octagonal-shaped, biconvex lenses and gold (?) frames; straight sides with fenestrated earpieces; paper case with leather covering.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
glasses - Size: Length 10.8 cm x Width 13.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
case - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 20c."
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
paper: brown
leather: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on case: "MOSES' PAT. // ELECTROGALVANIC" enclosed in a doughnut shape.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1930
circa 1870-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1970.7.1
Description
Spectacles with straight sidepieces; both lenses of plano-convex type; oval in shape; frame made of steel wire (homemade?); case is made of several ply of paper and painted black.
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Accession Number
1970.7.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Optometry
Description
Spectacles with straight sidepieces; both lenses of plano-convex type; oval in shape; frame made of steel wire (homemade?); case is made of several ply of paper and painted black.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Gordon B. White, Port Colborne, Ont.; given to Dr. White by a patient.
Dates
1870
1930
circa 1870-1930
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c.-early 20c."
Material
metal: grey
paper: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Length 17.2 cm x Width 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
#2: the leather case is hard and brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
Accession Number
1972.16.2
Description
Eyeglasses with ovel-shaped, bi-convex lenses in a brass frame; thin, straight earpieces.
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Accession Number
1972.16.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Optometry
MeSH Heading
Eyeglasses
Vision
Description
Eyeglasses with ovel-shaped, bi-convex lenses in a brass frame; thin, straight earpieces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Arthur Dill Kelly; belonged to Dr. John Gray of Glasgow.
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: yellow
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E4-12
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 11.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Left lens chipped
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Belonged to Dr. John Gray, who qualified at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at Glasgow in 1828 and then practised in Aberdeen; brought to Canada by his son, John Gray, who immigrated to Canada ca. 1860 and settled in Coldwater; left to Mrs. Kelly by Miss Katherine Gray, John Gray's last surviving child and Mrs. Kelly's aunt.
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eyeglasses hearing aid

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8489
Dates
1950
1970
1950-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1988.10.8
Description
A plastic eyeglass frame, upper edge grooved to receive a wire linking a hearing aid/battery pack on the left side to the amplifier on the right; both pieces of the device attach with 2-5 mm pins to the ends of the sidepieces.
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Accession Number
1988.10.8
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Hearing Aids
Hearing Loss
Deafness
Vision
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Description
A plastic eyeglass frame, upper edge grooved to receive a wire linking a hearing aid/battery pack on the left side to the amplifier on the right; both pieces of the device attach with 2-5 mm pins to the ends of the sidepieces.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Sunnybrook Hospital, ENT Department.
Maker
hearing aid: Zenith Radio Corp.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
1950-1970
Material
plastic: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-17
Dimension Notes
Width 13.2 cm
Condition Remarks
No lenses in glasses.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Incorporates devices to augment hearing in both ears; this was for use by a female.
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eyeglasses with hearing aid

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8488
Dates
1920
1950
1920-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
1988.10.7
Description
Plastic spectacles with bifocal lenses; sidepieces modified to incorporate a hearing aid/battery pack/volume control on the left side; the right side is thickened to visually resemble the left; frames decorated in front.
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Accession Number
1988.10.7
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
MeSH Heading
Hearing Aids
Hearing Loss
Deafness
Vision
Optometry
Eyeglasses
Description
Plastic spectacles with bifocal lenses; sidepieces modified to incorporate a hearing aid/battery pack/volume control on the left side; the right side is thickened to visually resemble the left; frames decorated in front.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Sunnybrook Hospital, ENT Department.
Maker
Beltone
Dates
1920
1950
1920-1950
Material
plastic: black
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-17
Temporary Location
With MHC Education Program “Medicine, Mystery and the Macdonalds” stored in Rm 2017
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 12.6 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
An innovative way of housing a hearing aid that is no longer in use; this one was for use by a female.
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