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Dates
1960
1990
circa 1960-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
002022002 a-b
Description
Two-piece lidded cylindrical stainless steel dressing jar consists of (a) a stainless steel container and (b) a cover which is concave and has a thin, curved metal handle attached to the top.
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Accession Number
002022002 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Two-piece lidded cylindrical stainless steel dressing jar consists of (a) a stainless steel container and (b) a cover which is concave and has a thin, curved metal handle attached to the top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - container - Size: Length 16.5 cm x Diam 12.3 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 2.5 cm x Diam 12.4 cm
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital - Operating Room
Dates
1960
1990
circa 1960-1990
Date Remarks
Based on suppliers' catalogue.
Material
metal: silver
ink: black
Inscriptions
Handwritten on the outer side of container:" Alcohol // 10%"; Stamped into bottom of container:"POLAR // STAINLESS // STEEL // S - 2"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
Some brown spots on outer and inner sides of container; some blue marks caused from over-heating on the inside container.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instrument Catalog," 11th ed., by the Storz Instrument Co., 1972, p. 368 (similar to item #S-3303); CD #1.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003105 a-b
Description
Dressing jar (a) is a hollow, cylindrical container with a round opening at the top and a flat bottom with a slight ridge around the edge; the sides are straight and smooth except for a slightly raised ring 1.5 cm from the top; the cover (b) is a shallow, round lid with a flat top; a small ridge ru…
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Accession Number
000003105 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Dressing jar (a) is a hollow, cylindrical container with a round opening at the top and a flat bottom with a slight ridge around the edge; the sides are straight and smooth except for a slightly raised ring 1.5 cm from the top; the cover (b) is a shallow, round lid with a flat top; a small ridge runs around the edge of the cover; there is a circular indentation in the metal in the middle of the cover and a strip of metal is attached to either side of the indentation to serve as a handle.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - dressing jar - Size: Length 17.3 cm x Diam. 15.5 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 1.9 cm x Diam. 15.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Vollrath Company
Site Made (City)
Gallaway
Site Made (State)
Tennessee
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Date Remarks
Identified in a 1972 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Characters stamped into the metal at the bottom of jar read: "Vollrath [cursive] // STAINLESS STEELWARE // 8803"; a white paper sticker with the handwritten words "COTTON // BALLS" is attached to the top of the cover.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
The jar and cover show minor signs of wear, including small scratches and a small dent at the bottom of the jar; small spots of yellow deposit appear on the sides and bottom of the jar.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instrument Catalog," 11th ed., by the Storz Instrument Co., 1972, p. 368 (similar to item # S-3303) (see attached photocopy); CD #4
Images
Less detail
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003106 a-b
Description
Dressing jar (a) is a hollow, cylindrical container with a round opening at the top and a flat bottom with a slight ridge around the edge; the sides are straight and smooth except for a slightly raised ring 1.7 cm from the top; the cover (b) is a shallow, round lid with a flat top; a small ridge ru…
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Accession Number
000003106 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Dressing jar (a) is a hollow, cylindrical container with a round opening at the top and a flat bottom with a slight ridge around the edge; the sides are straight and smooth except for a slightly raised ring 1.7 cm from the top; the cover (b) is a shallow, round lid with a flat top; a small ridge runs around the edge of the cover; there is a circular indentation in the metal in the middle of the cover and a strip of metal is attached to either side of the indentation to serve as a handle.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - dressing jar - Size: Length 17.7 cm x Diam. 17.7 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 1.8 cm x Diam. 17.7 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Vollrath Company
Site Made (City)
Gallaway
Site Made (State)
Tennessee
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Date Remarks
Identified in a 1972 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Characters stamped into the metal at the bottom of jar read: "Vollrath [cursive] // STAINLESS STEELWARE // 8804"; one piece of fabric tape has the words "NASOGASTRIC TUBES" written on it with black marker; two pieces of masking tape read, "FEEDING TUBES" and "STOMACH TUBES"; the jar has been written on directly with magic marker: "X1" appears partially obscured by the lower piece of tape, and on the bottom of the jar.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
The jar and cover were moderately dusty; there was a substantial accretion of brownish-black matter on the cover underneath the handle; the two pieces of masking tape are deteriorating, and the top layer is lifting off; inside jar there are several small dark spots, possibly corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instrument Catalog," 11th ed., by the Storz Instrument Co., 1972, p. 368 (similar to item # S-3304) (see attached photocopy); CD #4
Research Facts
Tape around the sides has marks indicating that container was used to hold nasogastric, feeding, and stomach tubes; the artifact is slightly smaller than the item cited in the catalogue.
Images
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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003319 a-b
Description
(a) Dressing jar, which is a hollow, round, open-topped cylindrical jar with a round, flat bottom; sides are straight except for a bulging ring around the circumference, 1.5 cm from the top; the jar has a lid (b) which is round with short, straight sides overlapping the jar top; there is a handle a…
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Accession Number
000003319 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
(a) Dressing jar, which is a hollow, round, open-topped cylindrical jar with a round, flat bottom; sides are straight except for a bulging ring around the circumference, 1.5 cm from the top; the jar has a lid (b) which is round with short, straight sides overlapping the jar top; there is a handle across a cylindrical depression in the outside of the lid top; there was a label that was not accessioned.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Diam. 10.6 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 1.9 cm x Diam. 10.7 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Vollrath
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used after 1920
Material
metal: silver
plastic: green; white
Inscriptions
(b) Exterior bottom of jar is stamped with "Vollrath [cursive script] // STAINLESS STEEL WARE // 8300 ½"; label has, "FOR SOAKING // CONTAMINATED // ARTICLES"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-8
Condition Remarks
There is minor wear visible; upper inside edge of the jar shows a stain; there is no corrosion visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz Co., 1960, p. 268 (similar to item #7-338-1) (see attached photocopy); CD #5
Research Facts
Used for needles and as a handy utility jar; cover prevents contamination of contents.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1950 (?)
circa 1950 (?)
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
993004003 a-b
Description
White enamelled storage jar has black-edged lid; lid has all-in-one knob
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Accession Number
993004003 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- enamelware
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
White enamelled storage jar has black-edged lid; lid has all-in-one knob
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 13.2 cm. x Diameter11.0 cm.
b - lid - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Diameter11.8 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1950 (?)
circa 1950 (?)
Date Remarks
See green sheets accompanying accession form
Material
enamelled metal: white; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Condition Remarks
# 1: chips; shows wear; # 2: no new damage
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1950 (?)
circa 1950 (?)
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
993004004 a-b
Description
White enamelled storage jar has black-edged lid; lid has indentation for applied 'strap' handle; painted black
Accession Number
993004004 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- enamelware
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
White enamelled storage jar has black-edged lid; lid has indentation for applied 'strap'
handle; painted black
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 16.0 cm. x Diameter13.3 cm.
b - lid - Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Diameter14.4 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1950 (?)
circa 1950 (?)
Date Remarks
See green sheets accompanying accession form
Material
enamelled metal: white; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Condition Remarks
shows wear; chipping
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour; Bracken Exhibit
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Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
993004005 a-b
Description
Glass storage jar with glass lid -- not a set, lid does not fit jar; lid appears more recent (?); no decorations or marks; container for cotton, supplies etc.
Accession Number
993004005 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Glass storage jar with glass lid -- not a set, lid does not fit jar; lid appears more
recent (?); no decorations or marks; container for cotton, supplies etc.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 10.5 cm. x Diameter11.0 cm.
b - lid - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter9.2 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Less detail
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
993004006 a-b
Description
Glass storage jar is plain, no design; pontil mark at bottom of jar and some bubbles in glass; metal lid is all-in-one molded design with knob top; holds 48 wooden round 15.0 cm. long swab sticks; lid does not belong to body
Accession Number
993004006 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Glass storage jar is plain, no design; pontil mark at bottom of jar and some bubbles in
glass; metal lid is all-in-one molded design with knob top; holds 48 wooden round 15.0
cm. long swab sticks; lid does not belong to body
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - jar - Size: Length 17.5 cm. x Diameter11.3 cm.
b - lid - Size: Length 2.5 cm. x Diameter12.0 cm.
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
(b): pitted
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dressing jar and cover

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Dates
1972
circa 1972
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003107 a-b
Description
Dressing jar (a) is a hollow, cylindrical container with a round opening at the top and a flat bottom with a slight ridge around the edge; the sides are straight and smooth except for a slightly raised ring 2 cm from the top; a rectangular paper sticker is applied across the middle; the cover (b) i…
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Accession Number
000003107 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
Description
Dressing jar (a) is a hollow, cylindrical container with a round opening at the top and a flat bottom with a slight ridge around the edge; the sides are straight and smooth except for a slightly raised ring 2 cm from the top; a rectangular paper sticker is applied across the middle; the cover (b) is a shallow, round lid with a flat top; a small ridge runs around the edge of the cover; there is a circular indentation in the metal in the middle of the cover and a strip of metal is attached to either side of the indentation to serve as a handle.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - dressing jar - Size: Length 17.3 cm x Diam. 15.5 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 1.8 cm x Diam. 15.5 cm
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Vollrath Company
Site Made (City)
Gallaway
Site Made (State)
Tennessee
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Date Remarks
Identified in a 1972 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Characters stamped into the metal at the bottom of jar read: "Vollrath [cursive] // STAINLESS STEELWARE // 8803"; on a loose sticker, "STERILE // HAND BRUSHES" is printed in black ink
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N2-6
Condition Remarks
The jar and cover were dusty; a rectangular square patch of yellow sticker glue was deposited on the outer side of the jar; the sticker had fallen off and had been placed inside the jar; there were spots of inactive corrosion on the inside of the cannister; around the sticker glue on the outside of the jar there was evidence of prior attempts to clean in the form of small scratches on the object; similar marks appear on the jar 2 cm to the proper right of the tape glue patch; the loose sticker inside the jar is yellowed, cracked and faded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instrument Catalog," 11th ed., by the Storz Instrument Co., 1972, p. 368 (similar to item # S-3303) (see attached photocopy); CD #4
Research Facts
Once contained sterile hand brushes according to the loose sticker inside the jar.
Images
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Elix. Creosote Comp.

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Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037069 a-b
Description
(a) A machine-made glass bottle with manufacture seams on both sides; it has a cylindrical-shaped body and tapers to a short neck that has a distinct lip; the bottom of the bottle has a rounded lip; the body of the bottle has a red and white label on the front and back; the glass stopper (b) is mus…
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Accession Number
997037069 a-b
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- storage container
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
(a) A machine-made glass bottle with manufacture seams on both sides; it has a cylindrical-shaped body and tapers to a short neck that has a distinct lip; the bottom of the bottle has a rounded lip; the body of the bottle has a red and white label on the front and back; the glass stopper (b) is mushroom-shaped with manufacture seams on both sides; it tapers to a short stem that has leak-proof grindings to seal the bottle
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 23.8 cm x Diam. 9.2cm
b - stopper - Size: Length 4.3 cm x Diam. 3.4 cm
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
glass: clear
paper: red; white; black
Inscriptions
(a) A handwritten label in black ink on front reads "ELIX.. CREOSOTE COMP.", and on the back label "Elix. Creosote Co."; on bottom of bottle, a triangle shape and a mark resembling a three are molded in the glass
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Condition Remarks
Small flecks of metal corrosion sealed on exterior of bottle; label on back of bottle is held on by one piece of clear tape
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Scientific Instruments Laboratory Apparatus and Supplies (Catalog JC-141)," by CENCO (Central Scientific Company of Canada), copyright 1942, p. 351 (similar to item 10430)
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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