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1880s-style reproduction nurse's uniform

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
004014001 a-b
Description
A reproduction of a nurse's uniform consisting of: (a) a long flared style skirt of striped cotton ticking fabric, button up at back; b) eight-button ladies' fitted shirtwaist top with long fitted sleeves and a high neck; self fabric pleated peplum; pleated contrasting ruffles at neck and wrist; m…
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Accession Number
004014001 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
A reproduction of a nurse's uniform consisting of: (a) a long flared style skirt of striped cotton ticking fabric, button up at back; b) eight-button ladies' fitted shirtwaist top with long fitted sleeves and a high neck; self fabric pleated peplum; pleated contrasting ruffles at neck and wrist; machine made buttonholes and plastic buttons.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - skirt
b - top
Provenance
Linda Reason, Manager, Clinical Support Services, Mental Health Services site of the Providence Continuing Care Centre; remaining artifacts from the Kingston Psychiatric Hospita Collection
Material
fabric: blue; white
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-V-3
Dimension Notes
a - skirt - Size: Length 96.0 cm x Width 100.0 cm
b - top - Size: Length 64.0 cm x Width 80.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Parts of item are badly faded and the material is stained in places.
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Photo
Research Facts
The donor describes the artifact as a student's uniform that had previously been collected by staff of the former Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, which institution was transferred to the Providence Continuing Care Centre in March 2001.
Exhibit History
On display, Providence Continuing Care Centre: "Rockwood Asylum: Refuge and Renewal 1878-1905," Feb. 13, 2007 to 24 Nov 2016, case 3.
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1886-style reproduction nurse's uniform

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002017 a-e
Description
Tucked white bodice with red collar and cuffs; red cross on right sleeve; long white skirt, floor length, with pleated red band around bottom; long white apron with side sash, red belt, white batiste cap with bow at front
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Accession Number
995002017 a-e
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
Tucked white bodice with red collar and cuffs; red cross on right sleeve; long white skirt,
floor length, with pleated red band around bottom; long white apron with side sash, red belt,
white batiste cap with bow at front
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - bodice - Size:
b - skirt - Size:
c - apron - Size:
d - belt - Size:
e - cap - Size:
Material
fabric: white; red
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, Closet G; (b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 5; (c) Storage Room 0007, Closet I; (d) Storage Room 0007, BOX 15;
(e) Storage Room 0007 Closet B
Condition Remarks
#1: overall condition good; white cotton has yellowed markedly with age; #2: no damage from being on exhibit; suitable to put back on exhibit
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Person
Book
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; Paul Robertson; reference book compiled: "Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms" to document
the collection of uniforms; further references are noted within; numerous photos available at Queen's Archives, see Museum's Index; CD #2; CD #7.
Research Facts
Reproduction uniform made for KGH Nurses' Alumnae to represent uniforms that were first worn by KGH Nursing School students in the 1886s until the mid-1890s.
Exhibit History
Bodice and skirt (a,b) on exhibit in Hall of Honour, Sept. 1995–Jan. 19, 2001; on exhibit at Museum, Jan. 22, 2001-June 9, 2008.
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1890s-style reproduction nurse's uniform

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002018 a-d
Description
A reproduction uniform consisting of a white bodice with high puffed sleeve; red cross on right upper sleeve; long tailored red undersleeve; long white skirt with plain red band around bottom; white bib; cap with lace edging and black band
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Accession Number
995002018 a-d
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
A reproduction uniform consisting of a white bodice with high puffed sleeve; red cross on right upper sleeve; long tailored red
undersleeve; long white skirt with plain red band around bottom; white bib; cap with lace
edging and black band
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - bodice - Size:
b - skirt - Size:
c - bib - Size:
d - cap - Size:
Material
fabric: white; red
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, Closet G
(b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 5
(c) Storage Room 0007, BOX 14
(d) Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet C
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; white cotton has yellowed markedly with age
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; Paul Robertson; reference book compiled: "Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms" to document
the collection of uniforms; further references are noted within; numerous photos available at Queen's Archives, see Museum's Index; CD #2; CD #7.
Research Facts
Reproduction uniform made for KGH Nurses' Alumnae to represent uniforms that were first worn by KGH Nursing School students in the 1890s until around 1906. Slight modifications were made to this uniform during this period.
Exhibit History
(a) On exhibit at the Museum of Health Care in the East Gallery, small cases #1 and #2 - May 30, 2007-June 9, 2008.
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1890s-style reproduction nurse's uniform and accessories

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002002 a-j
Description
White cotton bodice with high puffed sleeves; red cross to right sleeve; long red under-sleeve; long white cotton skirt with red band to bottom; long white apron worn over top skirt; white starched bib worn over bodice; starched cuffs, belt and collar finished traditional uniform; together with cap…
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Accession Number
995002002 a-j
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
White cotton bodice with high puffed sleeves; red cross to right sleeve; long red under-sleeve; long
white cotton skirt with red band to bottom; long white apron worn over top skirt; white starched bib
worn over bodice; starched cuffs, belt and collar finished traditional uniform; together with
cap, and scissors on a cord hanging from the waist
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - bodice - Size:
b - skirt - Size:
c - apron - Size:
d - bib - Size:
e - cuff - Size:
f - cuff - Size:
g - belt - Size:
h - collar - Size:
i - cap - Size:
j - scissors - Size:
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
fabric: white; red
Inscriptions
Each piece has date "1900" written in black marker to interior collar or waist; together with
two black "X"'s sewn beside
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, Closet G; (b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 5; (c) Storage Room 0007, BOX 9; (d) Storage Room 0007, BOX 14; (e,f) Storage Room 0007, BOX 16; (g) Storage Room 0007, BOX 15;
(h) Storage Room 0010
0010-C6-5;
(i) Storage Room 0010
0010-C6-2;
(j) Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-10
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; white cotton has yellowed slightly with age
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Person
Book
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; Paul Robertson; reference book compiled: "Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms" to document
the collection of uniforms; further references are noted within; numerous photos available at Queen's Archives, see Museum's Index; CD #2; CD #7.
Research Facts
Reproduction uniform made for KGH Nurses' Alumnae to represent uniforms that were first worn by KGH Nursing School students in the 1890s until around 1906. Slight modifications were made to this uniform during this period.
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1906-style reproduction nurse's uniform and accessories

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002003 a-f
Description
White cotton long-sleeved one-piece dress; floor length; red cross to right sleeve; red band around skirt bottom; bib and long apron cover dress; stiff collar fastened at back with studs; stiffly starched belt; stiff winged pleated cap
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Accession Number
995002003 a-f
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
White cotton long-sleeved one-piece dress; floor length; red cross to right sleeve; red band around
skirt bottom; bib and long apron cover dress; stiff collar fastened at back with studs; stiffly
starched belt; stiff winged pleated cap
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - dress - Size:
b - bib - Size:
c - apron - Size:
d - collar - Size:
e - belt - Size:
f - cap - Size:
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
fabric: white; red
Inscriptions
Individual pieces marked with "1906" and some with two blue "X"'s
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, BOX 4; (b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 14; (c) Storage Room 0007, BOX 8; (d) Storage Room 0007, BOX 2; (e) Storage Room 0007, BOX 15;
(f) Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet C
Temporary Location
To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: Showcase East, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008.
Condition Remarks
Overall condition good; white cotton slightly yellowed
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Person
Book
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; Paul Robertson; reference book compiled: "Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms" to document the collection of uniforms; further references are noted within; numerous photos available
at Queen's Archives, see Museum's Index; CD #9
Research Facts
Reproduction uniform made for KGH Nurses' Alumnae to represent uniforms that were first worn by KGH Nursing School students around 1906. This uniform was in use (with modifications) until around 1924.
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1923–1926 KGH Nursing Yearbook [yearbook]

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Dates
1926
circa 1926
Collection
Mildred Davis Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
002011010
Description
Rectangular yearbook with a brown thick paper cover, bound with a red and white string; the Kingston General Hospital crest is printed in gold ink on the cover.
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Accession Number
002011010
Collection
Mildred Davis Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- yearbooks
Description
Rectangular yearbook with a brown thick paper cover, bound with a red and white string; the Kingston General Hospital crest is printed in gold ink on the cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Anna I. Davis, KGH nursing graduate and assistant director of the school; donated by their nephew.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1926
circa 1926
Date Remarks
Based on date in yearbook
Material
paper: black; white; brown
fabric: red; white
ink: yellow
Inscriptions
KGH logo on the cover reads, "KINGS / TON / HOS / PITAL" above a crown, anchor and snake interjoined.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box #9
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 21.3 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
The cover was dirty; the cover's edges were worn; inner paper slightly yellowed and dirty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Leath Davis; CD #8
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1924-style reproduction nurse's uniform and accessories

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Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002004 a-h
Description
White long-sleeved cotton dress; ankle length; red cross to right sleeve; red band around bottom; starched bib; long apron; starched collar, belt and cuffs; cap with pleated high crown and small wings brought further to back
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Accession Number
995002004 a-h
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
White long-sleeved cotton dress; ankle length; red cross to right sleeve; red band around bottom; starched bib; long apron; starched collar, belt and cuffs; cap with pleated high
crown and small wings brought further to back
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - dress - Size:
b - bib - Size:
c - apron - Size:
d - collar - Size:
e - belt - Size:
f - cuff - Size:
g - cuff - Size:
h - cap - Size:
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
fabric: white; red; blue
Inscriptions
Individual pieces marked with "1924" (marker)and two yellow "X"'s (sewn)
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, BOX 4
(b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 14
(c) Storage Room 0007, BOX 9
(d) Storage Room 0010
0010-C6-4;
(e) Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet I
(f,g) Storage Room 0007, BOX 16
(h) Storage Room 0010
0010-C6-1
Temporary Location
(b): To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: restored Room 1016, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008
Condition Remarks
Overall condition good; cape slightly worn, particularly at collar
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Person
Book
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; reference book compiled: "Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms" to document the collection of uniforms; further references are noted within; numerous photos available
at Queen's Archives, see Museum's Index; CD #9; CD #2; CD #7.
Research Facts
Reproduction uniform made for KGH Nurses' Alumnae to represent uniforms that were first worn by KGH Nursing School students around 1924. This uniform was in use (with modifications) until around 1939.
Exhibit History
(b) - On exhibit at the Museum of Health Care in the East Gallery, small cases #1 and #2 - May 30, 2007-June 9, 2008; (d) on loan for exhibit, "Uni-Forming . . . Wearing the Uniform" at the Musee Beaulne, Coaticook, Quebec, Jan. 2008-30 Oct. 2008.
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1935 KGH Nursing Yearbook [yearbook]

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Dates
1935
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
001043003
Description
A Class of 1935 yearbook; 60 pages; black cover with a lamp on it; there are notes hand-written throughout the book about some of the people in it; there is a photograph taped to the back cover of the book.
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Accession Number
001043003
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- yearbooks
Description
A Class of 1935 yearbook; 60 pages; black cover with a lamp on it; there are notes hand-written throughout the book about some of the people in it; there is a photograph taped to the back cover of the book.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Was originally given to class member Mabel McColl when she graduated from KGH nursing in 1935; it was donated to the nursing alumnae by her daughter Kaye Wilson.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1935
Date Remarks
Dated class of '35.
Material
paper: white
cover: black
Inscriptions
"MABEL K. McCOLL" printed on the cover in the lower right corner; "The Year Book // of the // Graduating Class '35 // of 1934 - 1935" printed on the first page.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 26.5 cm x Width 21.9 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
Condition Remarks
The cover is stained.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #9; CD #3
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1936 KGH Nursing Yearbook [yearbook]

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Dates
1936
Collection
Jean (Graham) Howard Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
999026001
Description
A KGH Nursing yearbook from 1936; 69 pages; has a black cover with the KGH symbol printed on it in gold; held together with a purple and gold string.
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Accession Number
999026001
Collection
Jean (Graham) Howard Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- yearbooks
Description
A KGH Nursing yearbook from 1936; 69 pages; has a black cover with the KGH symbol printed on it in gold; held together with a purple and gold string.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Jean (Graham) Howard received this book when she graduated from KGH nursing school in 1936; the donor was the executor of her will.
Maker
The Graduating Class of 1936 (KGH Nursing)
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1936
Date Remarks
It is the 1936 yearbook.
Material
paper: white, black
fabric, purple, yellow
Inscriptions
"KINGS // TON // HOS // PITAL" printed as part of the KGH symbol on the cover; "This // Year Book // is published by // The Graduating Class of '36 // 1933 - 1936" printed on the first page.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box #9
Dimension Notes
Length 28.5 cm x Width 23.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Some wear on the edges of the cover and the string is fraying.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Jean Lister; CD #8
Research Facts
Jean (Graham) Howard was a graduate of KGH nursing school's class of '36.
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1936 Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Yearbook [yearbook]

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Dates
1936
Collection
Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
004030004
Description
A 69-page 1936 yearbook with a black cover and glossy cream paper inside; held together with a purple and yellow string; printed in gold on the cover is the Kingston General Hospital crest (anchor and crown motif with snake entwined around two sticks).
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Accession Number
004030004
Collection
Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- yearbooks
Description
A 69-page 1936 yearbook with a black cover and glossy cream paper inside; held together with a purple and yellow string; printed in gold on the cover is the Kingston General Hospital crest (anchor and crown motif with snake entwined around two sticks).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This was the yearbook Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant received when she graduated in 1936.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1936
Date Remarks
Date is printed in yearbook.
Material
paper: white: black
fabric: purple, yellow
Inscriptions
The cover has the Kingston General Hospital crest in gold lettering with "KINGSTON" and "HOSPITAL" printed within it.
This // Year Book // is published by // The Graduating Class of '36 // 1933-1936" printed on the first page
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box #9
Dimension Notes
Length 28.5 cm x Width 23.7 cm x Depth 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
There is some damage to the edges of the cover.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Donna Tweddell
Research Facts
Dorothy Tweddell was a graduate of KGH nursing school in 1936.
Exhibit History
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae 2006 Special Exhibit @ Museum of Health Care: April 19-Aug. 30, 2006
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1938 Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Yearbook [yearbook]

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Dates
1938
Collection
Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
004030003
Description
An 82-page, hardcover 1938 yearbook with burgundy cover and glossy cream paper inside; printed in gold on the cover is the Kingston General Hospital crest (anchor and crown motif with snake entwined around two sticks).
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Accession Number
004030003
Collection
Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- yearbooks
Description
An 82-page, hardcover 1938 yearbook with burgundy cover and glossy cream paper inside; printed in gold on the cover is the Kingston General Hospital crest (anchor and crown motif with snake entwined around two sticks).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This yearbook was presented to the donor's husband Mr. W. Grant.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1938
Date Remarks
Date is printed in yearbook.
Material
paper: white: red
cardboard: burgundy
Inscriptions
The cover and first page have the Kingston General Hospital crest in gold lettering with "KINGSTON" and "HOSPITAL" printed within it; "PRESENTING // THE // 1938 // GRADUATE" printed on the second page.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 28.9 cm x Width 22.4 cm x Depth 1.3 cm
Condition Remarks
There is some wear on the cover, especially around the corners, the spine is loose.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Donna Tweddell
Research Facts
Dorothy Tweddell was a graduate of Kingston General Hospital nursing school in 1936.
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1947 KGH Nursing Yearbook [yearbook]

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Dates
1947
circa 1947
Collection
Joan Stewart Prichard Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005015008
Description
A KGH nursing yearbook; white cover with KGH logo on upper right corner; 106 pages.
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Accession Number
005015008
Collection
Joan Stewart Prichard Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- yearbooks
Description
A KGH nursing yearbook; white cover with KGH logo on upper right corner; 106 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by the donor's mother, Joan Stewart Prichard, a graduate of the KGH Nurses' Training School in 1947.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1947
circa 1947
Date Remarks
Joan Steward Prichard graduated in 1947; the book is dated.
Material
cardboard: white
paper: white
Inscriptions
"K. G. H. Nursing Reunions // 1992 // June - 1997 // June - 2002" printed in pen on the first page
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #4
Dimension Notes
Length 29.0 cm x Width 23.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some wear and staining on the cover.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
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1955 KGH School of Nursing Yearbook [yearbook]

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Dates
1955
circa 1955
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005018001
Description
A Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing yearbook; off-white cover; 85 pages; has KGH crest on the cover.
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Accession Number
005018001
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- yearbooks
Description
A Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing yearbook; off-white cover; 85 pages; has KGH crest on the cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother-in-law, Pauline Swain (nee Kreiner) a 1955 graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1955
circa 1955
Date Remarks
Dated 1955.
Material
paper: white
vinyl: white
Inscriptions
"'55" printed on the cover
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 29.3 cm x Width 23.0 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some damage on the back cover where something has been stuck.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Pauline Swain was born in October 1932 and died in December 2004.
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acceptance letters

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Dates
1922
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
001043032 a-d
Description
Four pieces of paper with information concerning Ethel Dowsley's acceptance into KGH School of Nursing.
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Accession Number
001043032 a-d
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- correspondence
Description
Four pieces of paper with information concerning Ethel Dowsley's acceptance into KGH School of Nursing.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a-d - papers - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Width 13.6 cm
Provenance
Belonged to Ethel Dowsley; she received this information as part of her application and acceptance in KGH School of Nursing in 1922; donated to the alumnae by Barbara Smith MacNaughton (class of 1954).
Maker
KGH School of Nursing
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1922
Date Remarks
Dated September 15, 2002.
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
See artifacts.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Condition Remarks
The pages are creased in the centre.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #8
Research Facts
Ethel Dowsley graduated in 1925.
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achievement announcement

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Dates
2000
circa 2000
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005036032
Description
Announcement for the nursing history book "With Tender Loving Care" by K. Connell Crothers being selected for The Canada Millenium Partnership Program.
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Accession Number
005036032
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- history
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Announcement for the nursing history book "With Tender Loving Care" by K. Connell Crothers being selected for The Canada Millenium Partnership Program.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae
Dates
2000
circa 2000
Date Remarks
Based on Millenium Project cited on artifact
Material
paper: white
ink: red, black
Inscriptions
Printedt: "The K. G. H. Nurses' Allumnae Millenium Project // "WITH TENDER LOVING CARE" // by // Katherine Connell Crothers R. N. // Selected by // THE MILLENIUM BUREAU OF CANADA // The Hon. Herb Gray, M. P. Deputy Prime Minister // as part of // THE CANADA MILLENIUM PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 16
Dimension Notes
Length 17.7 cm x Width 12.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #1.
Research Facts
Herb Gray was a member of the Liberal Party and the Parliamentary Cabinet under the Cretien government.
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achievement certificate

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Dates
1933
circa 1933
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005036031
Description
Certificate for academic achievement in the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing printed on card stock in black ink and filled in by hand in brown ink; signed by Ann Baillie.
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Accession Number
005036031
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- correspondence
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Certificate for academic achievement in the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing printed on card stock in black ink and filled in by hand in brown ink; signed by Ann Baillie.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1933
circa 1933
Date Remarks
Handwritten on artifact
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, brown
Inscriptions
Printed: "Kingston General Hospital // KINGSTON, ONTARIO // School of Nursing // Mary Bird // Prize for Orthopedic Surgery // Standing 95% // Dr Houston's Prize // A. Baillie // June 5th, 1933".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 16
Dimension Notes
Length 12.2 cm x Width 16.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Crease in card stock; slight tears at edges; ink faded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
Given to Mary Bird while attending the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing for her high academic performance in her orthopedic surgery class. Mary Bird spent her entire career at the Kingston General Hospital, eventually becoming an administrator.
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achievement certificate

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
995002135
Description
Photocopy of a military achievement certificate for a "Mentioned in Despatch" issued by the British War Office to a Canadian Nursing Sister Marion Stevens during 1914-1918.
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Accession Number
995002135
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Documentation -- ephemera
Schools, Nursing -- correspondence
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Photocopy of a military achievement certificate for a "Mentioned in Despatch" issued by the British War Office to a Canadian Nursing Sister Marion Stevens during 1914-1918.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
British War Office
Site Made (City)
Whitehall
Site Made (State)
South Wales
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Date Remarks
Date is printed on the artifact
Material
paper: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on document: "The War of 1914-1918. // Canadian Forces // Nursing Sister Miss M. E. Stevens, Can. Army Nursing Serv. // was mentioned in a Despatch from // Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig. G.C.B., G.C.V.O., K.C.J.E. // dated 9th April 1917 // for gallant and distinguished services in the Field. // I have it in command from the King to record His Majesty's // high appreciation of the services rendered. // War Office // Whitehall, S.W. // 1st March, 1919 //Secretary of State for War."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 16
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 28.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Poor reproduction.
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Donor file; CD #1.
Research Facts
Marion Stevens (1889-1972) was born in Napanee, Ontario and graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1912. She served with the Canadian Army in Europe during World War I and spent the remainder of her career nursing in Toronto.
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achievement medal

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Dates
1949
circa 1949
Collection
Joyce Anita Hawkins Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
008025001
Description
Sterling silver achievement medal consists of enameled design applied to decorative silver cutout applied to silver bar with pin clasp closure; inscription on reverse.
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Accession Number
008025001
Collection
Joyce Anita Hawkins Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Numismatics
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Sterling silver achievement medal consists of enameled design applied to decorative silver cutout applied to silver bar with pin clasp closure; inscription on reverse.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Awarded to donor, Joyce Anita Hawkins.
Maker
Kinnear D'Esterre
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1949
circa 1949
Date Remarks
Graduation date.
Material
metal: silver, blue, burgundy
Inscriptions
On front: "KINGSTON HOSPITAL // FOR GOD AND HUMANITY"; on reverse: "J. A. H. // 1949 //STERLING".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Temporary Location
Exhibit: "For Service to Humanity: Nursing Education at Kingston General Hospital" Nov 13, 2008.
Dimension Notes
Length 4.6 cm x Width 2.7 cm x Depth 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Joyce A. Hawkins Whittingham; CD #1
Research Facts
This second place award was for the outstanding student at the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing. Annual awards started in 1910 and ended at the closing of the KGH School of Nursing in 1974.
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Aids to Bacteriology for Nurses 1st Ed. [reference book]

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Dates
1960
Collection
Phyllis Brown Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
001028002
Description
Hardcover fabric-covered book with thread binding; title and manufacturer printed in black ink on red cover; lessons on bacteriology, photographs of bacteria and medical instruments, listing of reference books for nurses printed in black ink on white pages inside; two colour plates showing bacteria…
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Accession Number
001028002
Author
E. Joan Bocock and Katharine F. Armstrong
Collection
Phyllis Brown Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Nursing
Bacteriology
Textbooks
Description
Hardcover fabric-covered book with thread binding; title and manufacturer printed in black ink on red cover; lessons on bacteriology, photographs of bacteria and medical instruments, listing of reference books for nurses printed in black ink on white pages inside; two colour plates showing bacteria inside; 184 pages
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Phyllis Brown
Maker
Bailliere, Tindall & Cox
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1960
Date Remarks
Printed in artefact
Material
paper: white
ink: black, blue, yellow, red, green
fabric: red
Inscriptions
Printed on front: "AIDS TO // BACTERIOLOGY // FOR NURSES // A // COMPLETE // TEXTBOOK // FOR THE // NURSE // NURSES // AIDS // SERIES // FIRST EDITION // BAILLIERE, TINDALL & COX"; handwritten on first page: "Phyllis Ann Brown"; handwritten on last page: "Main class of bacteria // Schizsmycetes"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 16.8 cm x Width 10.9 cm x Depth 1.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Binding worn; 3 cm piece torn from top of back cover.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Phyllis Brown; CD #8
Research Facts
Phyllis Brown was a 1964 Kingston General Hospital nursing graduate
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annual certificate

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Dates
1951
circa 1951
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028154
Description
Annual certificate under the Nurses Act; a rectangular piece of paper; the certificate is printed with the crest of the province of Ontario, a space for the registrant's signature, the registrant's name and address, registration number, date of issue and validation, and the printed signature of the…
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Accession Number
996028154
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Annual certificate under the Nurses Act; a rectangular piece of paper; the certificate is printed with the crest of the province of Ontario, a space for the registrant's signature, the registrant's name and address, registration number, date of issue and validation, and the printed signature of the director of Nurses Registration; an attached printed receipt is also included, and the reverse is printed with an application for renewal of registration and re-registration instructions.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1951
circa 1951
Date Remarks
Date on certificate
Material
paper: orange
ink: black; red
Inscriptions
See attached photocopy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 7.3 cm
Condition Remarks
The certificate has a tear 0.4 cm long in the centre of the bottom edge; the two proper left corners are creased; a crease runs vertically through the centre; there are four light brown stains on the receipt portion of the certificate.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
Research Facts
Accessions 996.028.153-.183 were all stored together.
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