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5 BX Plan For Physical Fitness 3rd Edition [booklet]

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Dates
1965
1975
circa 1965-1975
Collection
Heritage Schoolhouse Collection
Category
Archival Items
Military Medicine
Home Health Care
Classification
Archival, Military
Education
Military Medicine
Accession Number
012051001
Description
Booklet about the Five Basic Exercises (5BX) physical fitness plan for the Royal Canadian Air Force; for males; noted inside the exercises should take 'only 11 minutes a day'; 32 pages.
  3 images  
Accession Number
012051001
Author
Royal Canadian Air Force
Collection
Heritage Schoolhouse Collection
Category
Archival Items
Military Medicine
Home Health Care
Classification
Archival, Military
Education
Military Medicine
MeSH Heading
Archival
Exercise Therapy -- instrumentation
Military Medicine
Military Medicine -- air force
Military Medicine -- air force -- R. C. A. F.
Military Medicine -- Archival -- booklets
Military Medicine -- Archival -- handbooks
Description
Booklet about the Five Basic Exercises (5BX) physical fitness plan for the Royal Canadian Air Force; for males; noted inside the exercises should take 'only 11 minutes a day'; 32 pages.
Part Names
1
Provenance
Transferred from Heritage Schoolhouse Museum as item does not meet their acquisition mandate.
Maker
Crown Copyrights
Site Made (City)
Ottawa
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1965
1975
circa 1965-1975
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, red, blue
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "RCAF Pamphlet 30 / 1 // 5 BX Plan // FOR Physical Fitness"; on back: "A Royal Canadian Air Force Publication // Physical Fitness Series"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
20.3 cm
Width
12.7 cm
Depth
0.03 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Edges show wear, minor surface dirt, stains and yellowing; one stain on cover travels through numerous pages; paper yellowing
Copy Type
original
Images
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21st Annual Gallic Club Meeting, Ontario Cancer Institute, Feb. 1958 [photograph]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8955
Dates
Feb-58
February 1958
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival
Archival, photograph
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival
Archival, Photograph
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Accession Number
78.16.1
Description
A black and white matte group photograph at the 21st Annual Gallic Club meeting, Ontario Cancer Institute, February 1958.
Accession Number
78.16.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival
Archival, photograph
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival
Archival, Photograph
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Portraits
Anniversaries and Special Events -- pictorial works
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- pictorial works
Description
A black and white matte group photograph at the 21st Annual Gallic Club meeting, Ontario Cancer Institute, February 1958.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: library files, Academy of Medicine.
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
Feb-58
February 1958
Date Remarks
Date of meeting
Material
paper: black; white
Dimension Notes
Length 35.5 cm x Width 30.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Accepted by Academy of Medicine Picture Collection on Oct. 27, 1975.
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25th Reunion of Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1932 [photograph]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14958
Dates
1957
circa 1957
Collection
Mona Winterburn Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Accession Number
009009006
Description
Monochrome photograph of twenty-five nurses celebrating their 25th anniversary after graduating from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1932; the women are looking towards the camera for a group photo in a large room; women are lined up into three rows with the first row of women si…
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Accession Number
009009006
Collection
Mona Winterburn Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Nurses
Photography
Description
Monochrome photograph of twenty-five nurses celebrating their 25th anniversary after graduating from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1932; the women are looking towards the camera for a group photo in a large room; women are lined up into three rows with the first row of women sitting and the second and third row standing; each nurse is dressed in casual attire; mounted in a wide cream coloured and designed frame with brown cardstock; handwritten names of the ladies on the front; dates of the reunion and the photographers details on lower front.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Photograph was originally owned by Mona Winterburn's aunt, Mary Benedict.
Maker
H. Lightfoot
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1957
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream, brown
ink: black, grey
Inscriptions
On the front: "25TH ANNIVERSARY K.G.H. 1932 - 1957 // H. Lightfoot // Kingston; on the back: "Front Row - L - R - Emma Smith -- Miss Gill Miss Wilson Miss Acton Miss Armery - Miss Livine // Miss [illegible] // 2nd Row - Lori McMaster - Elsie [illegible] - Muriel Keyes - Gertrude [illegible] - Adele [illegible] - Irene Campbell // [illegible name] - Gladys O'Day // 3rd Row: Norma Clark - Helen Spafford - Billie Seager - Ailene Toland - Kelen Akroyd - Mahel Johnson // Geraldine Fraser - Isabelle Hendrick."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-4-2
Length
30.3 cm
Width
35.2 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 30.3 cm X Width 35.2 cm X Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The frame is slightly warped throughout and three of the corners are bent
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
Kingston Health Sciences Centre website, "KGH School of Nursing," (https://kingstonhsc.ca/kgh-school-nursing)
Research Facts
There were forty-two students in Class of 1932: using the class list the names that are not legible are listed here:
"Front Row - L - R - Emma Smith -- Miss Gill Miss Wilson Miss Acton Miss Armery - Miss Livine // Miss DERBYSHIRE // 2nd Row - Lori McMaster - Elsie DAVIS - Muriel Keyes - Gertrude RANSOM - Adele BENEDICT - Irene Campbell // CORDELIA HUTSON - Gladys O'Day // 3rd Row: Norma Clark - Helen Spafford - Billie Seager - Ailene Toland - Kelen Akroyd - Mahel Johnson // Geraldine Fraser - Isabelle Hendrick"
The first official graduating class of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing was in 1888; the school was created in order to educate nurses as the demand for them increased, as well as providing a labour force to the hospital. When the first nurses graduated, they were given a certificate of completion, twenty five dollars, and a nursing medal. Over the years, nurses were sometimes given pins and/or rings or other memorabilia to commemorate their graduation from the school.
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35th Reunion of St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1946 [photograph]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11202
Dates
1981
circa 1981
Collection
Susanne Martel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Accession Number
005019009
Description
A colour photograph of members of the St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1946.
  1 image  
Accession Number
005019009
Collection
Susanne Martel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Photography
Description
A colour photograph of members of the St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1946.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother, Mary Pillar (married name McAlpine), a 1946 graduate of the St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing, in Toronto.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1981
circa 1981
Date Remarks
Written on artefact
Material
paper: multicolored
Inscriptions
"June / 81 // Reunion" written in pen on the back of the photograph.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box 4
Length
11.2 cm
Width
8.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm x Width 8.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Some discoloration and slight damage around the edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
"The St. Michael's Story," St. Michael's Hospital, http://www.stmichaelshospital.com/about/history.php, accessed July 13th, 2020.
Research Facts
St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing is an urban Roman Catholic hospital based nursing school in Toronto. It was founded in 1892 by the Sisters of St. Joseph to care for the poor, Beginning with 26 beds, by 1912 there were 300 beds and a five room operating suite. "Between 1892 and 1974, St. Michael's School of Nursing graduated 81 classes, totalling 5,177 graduates. The school was closed in 1974 when nursing education was moved into the province's community college system." Their motto, "Quod Minimis Mihi Fecisti," means "You Did It For Me." The reunion was the 35th anniversary and took place in 1981.
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40,000 Medical Words Pronounced and Defined 10th Rev Ed [medical dictionary]

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Dates
1934
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Accession Number
997032001
Description
Leather-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; plain front cover; title stamped on the front cover; alternate title stamped on spine.
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Accession Number
997032001
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Medicine
Dictionary
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Leather-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; plain front cover; title stamped on the front cover; alternate title stamped on spine.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel; donated to the museum by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1934
Date Remarks
Printed in the dictionary
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow
leatherette: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on the cover: "40000 // MEDICAL WORDS // PRONOUNCED AND DEFINED // GOULD // TENTH REVISED EDITION"; stamped on the spine: "POCKET // MEDICAL // DICTIONARY // GOULD"; handwritten on inside front cover: "GLADYS MILLAR // FEBRUARY // 1935"; printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A.M., M.D. // TENTH EDITION REVISED // 40,000 WORDS // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON & CO. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 15.6 cm x Width 9.1 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along edges; pages faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
Reference Comments
Remarks in donor file
Research Facts
Gladys (Millar) Rockel graduated from Kitchener Waterloo Nursing College, Class of 1939; nursing positions in Pontiac, MI (1940), Grand Rapids, MI (1941), and Toronto, Ont. (1942); worked in private practice with her husband, Dr. Rockel.
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50 year reunion Hamilton General Hospital Nurses Training School Class of 1946 [photograph]

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Dates
1996
circa 1996
Category
Archival
Archival, photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Accession Number
010051004
Description
Wood framed rectangular colour nurses alumna 50 year reunion photograph of Hamilton General Hospital Nurses Training School Class of 1946; photograph depicts 26 women arranged in two rows with the front row seated on two couches; nurses are in front of large burgundy curtain; clear glass glaze at f…
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Accession Number
010051004
Category
Archival
Archival, photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Archival
Schools, Nursing
Schools, Nursing -- pictorial works
Nurses
Nurses -- portraits
Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Wood framed rectangular colour nurses alumna 50 year reunion photograph of Hamilton General Hospital Nurses Training School Class of 1946; photograph depicts 26 women arranged in two rows with the front row seated on two couches; nurses are in front of large burgundy curtain; clear glass glaze at front and moulded wooden frame painted black with silver coloured trim; photograph mounted inside frame with black card paper with gold coloured border; thick light brown cardboard backing secured with grey metal brad nails and staples; grey metal mounting wire stretched horizontally across back and attached with grey metal eye screws.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donor is son of original owner: Verna Mae Sproule (1 May 1922 – 2003), Hamilton General Hospital Training School Class 1946. Miss Sproule worked at Kingston General Hospital as scrub nurse for Dr. Bingham.
Site Made (City)
Hamilton
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1996
circa 1996
Date Remarks
Donor file suggests this was the 50 year reunion
Material
paper: tan, black
ink: gold
glass: clear
wood: brown
paint: black, silver
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-1
Length
28.6 cm
Width
23.4 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor scratching and chipping of paint all over frame; minor scratching of backing board, especially around nails and staples; minor adhesive residue on glaze near top proper right corner.
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Documents
Website
Reference Comments
Donor file 010.051
“Hamilton General Hospital.” History of Health Care in Hamilton, McMaster University, 2020.
Research Facts
This is an Alumna reunion of the Hamilton General Hospital Training School Class of 1946. Verna Mae Sproule (1 May 1922 – 2003), the mother of the artifact donor, was a member of the graduating class; Sproule also briefly worked at Kingston General Hospital as a scrub nurse for Dr. Bingham. The donor indicates that this was likely the 50 year reunion.
The Hamilton General Hospital training school for nurses was an apprenticeship style program that began in 1890; the program was initially two years, but was expanded to a three-year program led by the head nurse and physicians; it involved formal instruction and on the job training; the Hamilton General Hospital School of Nursing discontinued in 1973 when Mohawk College took over the program.
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75 Years of Progress In Dingbat Land [Dingbat calendar]

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Dates
1974
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival
Pharmacy
Classification
Archival
Archival, Images
Archival, Pharmacy
Accession Number
997032013
Description
Poster designed to have three printed framings; the outermost frame is plain, but this frame has been cut off at the top and bottom edges; the middle frame is a pale green border with red and blue maple leaves on a white geometrical pattern; the printer's trademarks are printed on the four corners …
  2 images  
Accession Number
997032013
Author
Frosst
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival
Pharmacy
Classification
Archival
Archival, Images
Archival, Pharmacy
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- poster
Drugs -- advertisements, Documentation, Office Management
Description
Poster designed to have three printed framings; the outermost frame is plain, but this frame has been cut off at the top and bottom edges; the middle frame is a pale green border with red and blue maple leaves on a white geometrical pattern; the printer's trademarks are printed on the four corners of this frame; the inner frame mimics a wooden frame with many planes and an elliptical title plaque at the bottom; each frame is edged in black, and white lines separate the frames; the poster depicts Dingbats in a cave bottling medications while two elderly Dingbats talk about the past; the bottom area has the different months of the year in 1975 and a full page of January 1975 still attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
Merck Frosst Company
Site Made (City)
Kirkland
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1974
Material
paper: white ink: varying colours metal: black, brass, silver
Inscriptions
Printed on poster: "75 YEARS OF PROGRESS IN // DINGBAT LAND // Frosst // FOUNDED IN CANADA IN 1899 // CHARLES E. FROSST & CO. KIRKLAND (MONTREAL) CANADA // JANUARY 1975" with calendar dates and product information following.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5
Length
67.3
Width
35.8
Depth
0.1
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
minor curling from previous storage in a tube
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Person
Internet
Reference Comments
The Frosst Dingbat Calendars. Niagara Apothecary
Donor’s remarks
Research Facts
From 1915 until 1996, health professionals all across Canada received a calendar which featured the healing efforts of the Dingbats. Charles Edward Frosst founded the Canadian company that bore his name until 1965 when it was taken over by a major American manufacturer to become Merck-Frosst. Charles Frosst engaged the artist, William Dudley Burnett Ward, to paint an appealing calendar for distribution to his firm's audience. Over the course of 81 years there have been a long succession of artists following Ward.
The Dingbat calendars were discontinued as a result of a Canadian industry's association decision that the Dingbat promotion was unfair competition.
Gladys (Millar) Rockel graduated from Kitchener Waterloo Nursing College Class of 1939; nursing positions on Pontiac, MI (1940), Grand Rapids, MI (1941), Toronto, Ontario (1942) and worked in private practise with husband Dr Rockel.
The Dingbat calendars started in February each year leaving the last page for January of the following year still attached, so the actual calendar dates to the previous year.
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100,000,000 Guinea Pigs [reference book]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2941
Dates
1935
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001904
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless.
  3 images  
Accession Number
996001904
Author
Arthur Kallet and F. J. Schlink
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Description
Hard cover paper book with paper cover, inside tells all of the products which are dangerous and useless.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in 1990.
Maker
The Vanguard Press (publisher); H. Wolff Estate (printer)
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1935
Date Remarks
Latest publishing date
Material
paper: black; yellow
Inscriptions
"100,000,000 // GUINEA // PIGS // Dangers in Everyday Foods, // Drugs, and Cosmetics // By // ARTHUR KALLET // Consumer's Research // and // F.J. SCHLINK // Consumer's Research // Co-author with ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 19.7 cm. x Width: 14.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration and dirt; paper cover is bent and torn, and held by piece of tape along top binding
Copy Type
Original
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700 Surgical Suggestions: Practical Brevities in Diagnosis and Treatment [book]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11691
Dates
1909
circa 1909
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
007011007
Description
Hardbound book without illustrations describing simple diagnosis and treatment for a varity of ailments from simple to complex; written by Drs. Brickner, Moschcowitz and Hays in 1909; 150 pages.
Accession Number
007011007
Author
Walter M. Brickner, Eli Moschcowitz, and Harold Hays
Collection
Mrs. John Hazlett Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Surgery -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound book without illustrations describing simple diagnosis and treatment for a varity of ailments from simple to complex; written by Drs. Brickner, Moschcowitz and Hays in 1909; 150 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Library collection of Dr. John Walter Hazlett (Uof Toronto Med, 1947) and his father Dr. John McLean Hazlett (Queen's, 1919), donated by Mrs. John Hazlett.
Maker
Surgery Publishing Company
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1909
circa 1909
Date Remarks
Printed on book
Material
fabric: red
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow, red
Inscriptions
Printed along spine: "700 SURGICAL SUGGESTIONS - BRICKNER - MOSCHCOWITZ - HAYS"; Printed on frontispiece: "700 // SURGICAL SUGGESTIONS // PRACTICAL BREVITIES // IN DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT // BY // WALTER M. BRICKNER, ELI MOSCHCOWITZ, HAROLD HAYS // THIRD SERIES"; handwritten inside front cover: "I. D. Macgillivary // N. Y. Oct / 09"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 17.8 cm x Width 13.3 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new; slight worn areas and creases of corner; some black ink smudges on cover.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Authors' credentials as of 1909: Brickner, B.S., M.D.: Assistant Adjunct Surgeon, Mount Sinai Hospital; Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Surgery, New York; Moschcowitz, A.B., M.D., Assistant Physician, Mount Sinai Hospital Dispensary; Associate Editor, American Journal of Surgery, New York; Hays, M.A., M.D., Associate Editor, American Journal of Surgery, New York.
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1886 - 1936 Golden Jubilee [commemorative event program]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10882
Dates
1936
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Commemorative
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Nursing
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Commemorative
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Ephemera
Nursing
Accession Number
001043012
Description
A program from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing's Golden Jubilee; consists of a standard letter sized piece of paper, folded 3 ways; beige colour; contains information on the entire four day event.
  3 images  
Accession Number
001043012
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Commemorative
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Nursing
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Commemorative
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Ephemera
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
A program from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing's Golden Jubilee; consists of a standard letter sized piece of paper, folded 3 ways; beige colour; contains information on the entire four day event.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used during the Golden Jubilee celebration; donated to the KGH School of Nursing Alumnae Association by Bessie (Leonard) Tudhope.
Maker
Hanson & Edgar. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1936
Date Remarks
The program is dated.
Material
paper: cream
Inscriptions
"1886 - 1936 // GOLDEN // JUBILEE // KINGSTON // GENERAL HOSPITAL // SCHOOL OF NURSING // KINGSTON, ONTARIO // JUNE 22ND-23RD-24TH-25TH // 1936" printed on the cover "This is our program. // Keep it until June (?illeg.) // thought you would like to read it." hand-written at the top
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 9.3 cm
Condition Remarks
The card is worn and has some creases on it.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Research Facts
The Golden Jubilee took place from June 22nd until the 25th in 1936.
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Dates
1907
circa 1907
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
1986.11.2
Accession Number
1986.11.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
History of Medicine
Almanacs
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. T. Porter of Toronto.
Dates
1907
circa 1907
Copy Type
Original
Less detail
Dates
1916
Collection
Dr. Frank Mellow Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Ephemera
Accession Number
007027002
Description
Personalized paper calendar mounted to cardboard support; monochromatic photograph of Dr. Frank Mellow's house with car parked in front is mounted within recessed top portion; tied together with decorative cording; designed for tabletop and wall mount.
  1 image  
Accession Number
007027002
Collection
Dr. Frank Mellow Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Physicians -- pictorial works
Description
Personalized paper calendar mounted to cardboard support; monochromatic photograph of Dr. Frank Mellow's house with car parked in front is mounted within recessed top portion; tied together with decorative cording; designed for tabletop and wall mount.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr Frank Mellow (Queen's Meds 1902, died c. 1962); given to museum from his estate via his daughter.
Dates
1916
Date Remarks
Printed on calendar
Material
paper: grey, cream
fabric: green
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on calendar: "1916"; hand printed on back: "To Father // From Daisy // Xmas 1915"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 17
Dimension Notes
Length 21.9 cm x Width 17.7 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
First pages of the calendar have lifted loose; back has a deep crease in the bottom left corner; cord is slightly frayed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Elizabeth McHahon
Research Facts
Dr Mellow had general family practice located in his home in Uxbridge, Ontario; main practice was on first floor; on the second floor were radiotherapy, massage, surgical procedures were performed; photograph despicts Dr. Mellows house.
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1922 Parke, Davis catalogue [pharmaceutical supplies catalogue]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2950
Dates
1922
1923
circa 1922-1923
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001913
Description
Paper and cloth paper (cover) catalogue from Parke, Davis and Co.; contains listings and prices for their many pharmaceutical compounds; price change "A" inside front cover.
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Accession Number
996001913
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- catalogs
Fees, Pharmaceutical -- catalogs
Description
Paper and cloth paper (cover) catalogue from Parke, Davis and Co.; contains listings and prices for their many pharmaceutical compounds; price change "A" inside front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in Oct. 1994.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Walkerville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1922
1923
circa 1922-1923
Date Remarks
Revised date
Material
paper: white
fabric: tan; grey
Inscriptions
"1922 // CATALOGUE // 1923 // PARKE, DAVIS // & COMPANY. // WALKERVILLE, ONT. // MONTREAL, QUE. // WINNIPEG, MAN."; inside: "1922-23 // COMPLETE CATALOGUE // OF THE PRODUCTS OF ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length: 22.0 cm. x Width: 15.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; some staining, creasing, and a little worn, especially the binding edges
Copy Type
Original
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1931 Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing 50 Year Class Reunion [class reunion booklet]

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Dates
1981
circa 1981
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Nursing
Commemorative
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Nursing
Commemorative
Ephemera
Accession Number
001043014 a-b
Description
A homemade booklet done for the 1931 Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing 50 Year Class Reunion; made out of red construction paper with photocopied photographs glued to it; the booklet (a) has 12 photocopied pages held in it with white and red string; the pages have pictures of different nu…
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Accession Number
001043014 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Nursing
Commemorative
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Nursing
Commemorative
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Education, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events -- pamphlet
Description
A homemade booklet done for the 1931 Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing 50 Year Class Reunion; made out of red construction paper with photocopied photographs glued to it; the booklet (a) has 12 photocopied pages held in it with white and red string; the pages have pictures of different nurses glued to it with information about there current whereabouts on some of them; there is a photocopied photograph of the nurses' home on the cover and a hand-drawn Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing symbol (white cross with KGH written across it); there is another handmade nursing symbol (b) that has come unattached.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - booklet - Size: Length 23.0 cm x Width 15.2 cm
b - symbol - Size: Diameter 5.3 cm
Provenance
Belonged to Ruth Wallace of Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing the Class of 1931; used at the class of 1931's 50 year reunion (1981); donated to the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Association by Ruth's daughter Barbara Earl Gilbert in 1963.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1981
circa 1981
Date Remarks
The year 1981 is printed on the booklet.
Material
paper: red, white
fabric: red, white
ink: black
Inscriptions
"1931 1981 // 50th Reunion" printed in marker at the top of the cover; "NEW NURSES' HOME, KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL" printed under the picture on the cover.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box 8
Condition Remarks
Some wear on the paper; the Kingston General Hospital (KGH) symbol should be attached.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Website
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Kingston Health Sciences Centre website, "KGH School of Nursing," (https://kingstonhsc.ca/kgh-school-nursing)
Research Facts
Possibly a template for a booklet that would have been distributed.
The first graduating class of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing was in 1888; the school was created in order to educate nurses as the demand for them increased, as well as providing a labour force to the hospital. When the first nurses graduated, they were given a certificate of completion, twenty five dollars, and a nursing medal.
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1934 [student nursing exam timetable]

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Dates
1934
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival
Accession Number
001043013
Description
A time table of the Nurse Registration Examination from 1934; printed on a sheet of paper.
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Accession Number
001043013
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival
MeSH Heading
Education, Nursing
Description
A time table of the Nurse Registration Examination from 1934; printed on a sheet of paper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Bessie (Leonard) Tudhope of the class of 1934; she donated it to the Alumnae Association.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1934
Date Remarks
The timetable is dated.
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"TIME TABLE // Nurse Registration Examination // Wednesday, November 28th, 1934." printed at the top of the page
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 27.5 cm x Width 21.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The paper has creases from being folded.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Research Facts
The timetable covers exams from November 28th until the 30th.
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40000 Medical Words 8th Rev Ed [medical dictionary]

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Dates
1924
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Nursing textbook
Accession Number
996028185
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing 40,000 words with their definition and pronounciation; arranged alphabetically; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
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Accession Number
996028185
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Nursing textbook
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Medicine
Dictionary
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing 40,000 words with their definition and pronounciation; arranged alphabetically; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Nora Valleau.
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1924
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
leatherette: black
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONOUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A.M., M.D. // EIGHTH EDITION REVISED // 40, 000 WORDS // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON & CO. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"; hand-written inside front cover: "Nora Valleau // General Hospital // Kingston, [Illeg.] // "Training School for Nurses""
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 16.1 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Nora Valleau, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1928
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40000 Medical Words Pronounced and Defined 9th Rev Ed [medical dictionary]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12640
Dates
1928
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Nursing textbook
Accession Number
005036056
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing pronounciation and definition of medical words; title stamped in gold on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
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Accession Number
005036056
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Nursing textbook
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Medicine
Dictionary
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing pronounciation and definition of medical words; title stamped in gold on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumni via Marilyn Boston.
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1928
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
leatherette: black
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONOUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A. M., M. D. // NINTH EDITION REVISED // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON CO., INC. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"; hand-written in book: "G. P. Hill // General Hospital // Kingston"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 9.7 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Cover shows minor wear from use; edges of pages faded
Copy Type
Original
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40000 Medical Words Pronounced and Defined 9th Rev Ed [medical dictionary]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12625
Dates
1928
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Accession Number
009045004
Description
Leatherette-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; title stamped in gold on the front and spine.
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Accession Number
009045004
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Museum of Health Care at Kingston Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Medicine
Dictionary
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Leatherette-bound dictionary defining 40,000 medical words; title stamped in gold on the front and spine.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Found in Collection.
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1928
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream, black
ink: black, yellow
leatherette: brown
Inscriptions
Stamped on the cover: "40000 // MEDICAL WORDS // PRONOUNCED AND DEFINED // GOULD // NINTH REVISED EDITION"; stamped on the spine: "POCKET // MEDICAL // DICTIONARY // GOULD"; handwritten on the first page: " E. Jane Dodds"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Temporary Location
On Display: “For Service to Humanity”, Nursing Gallery: Restored Room 1016, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov 2008
Dimension Notes
Length 15.6 cm x Width 9.1 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along pages; pages are faded
Copy Type
Original
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40000 Medical Words Pronounced and Defined [medical dictionary]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12499
Dates
1930
Collection
Goldie Parish Wylie Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Nursing textbook
Accession Number
007016004
Description
Leatherbound book containing definitions and pronounciation of medical words; pages bound between leather-covered cardboard covers; the booktitle is stamped in gold on the front cover and spine; undefined number of pages.
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Accession Number
007016004
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Goldie Parish Wylie Collection
Category
Archival
Dictionaries, Medical
Classification
Archival, Publications
Dictionaries, Medical
Nursing textbook
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Medicine
Dictionary
Reference Books, Medical
Description
Leatherbound book containing definitions and pronounciation of medical words; pages bound between leather-covered cardboard covers; the booktitle is stamped in gold on the front cover and spine; undefined number of pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Goldie Parrish Wylie; donated via her son Brian Wylie.
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow
leather: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on front cover: "40000 // MEDICAL WORDS // PRONOUNCED AND DEFINED // GOULD // NINTH REVISED EDITION"; stamped on spine: "POCKET // MEDICAL // DICTIONARY // GOULD"; written on fore edge: " Goldie Parrish"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 9.3 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Donor file
Research Facts
Goldie Parrish Wylie (June 19, 1911 - April 29, 2007) was a graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing 1934; worked at Kingston General Hospital after graduation until retiring in 1976; areas of work were: Victory II; Pysch Ward; FAPC.
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Abbie Judson R.N. 1923 [Registered Nurse certificate]

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Dates
1923
circa 1923
Collection
Judy Horsey Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Items
Nursing
Accession Number
999022003
Description
One piece tan paper folded in half with decorative green border and red paper seal on a registered nurse certificate used to certify Abbie Judson as a Registered Nurse; includes: Province of Ontario coat of arms at the top center, which consists of a bear, moose and deer surrounding a shield with a…
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Accession Number
999022003
Collection
Judy Horsey Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Items
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Nurses
Nursing
Licensure, Nursing
Description
One piece tan paper folded in half with decorative green border and red paper seal on a registered nurse certificate used to certify Abbie Judson as a Registered Nurse; includes: Province of Ontario coat of arms at the top center, which consists of a bear, moose and deer surrounding a shield with a cross and three golden maple leafs; at the bottom left corner is a red paper seal belonging to the Secretary for the Province of Ontario; above the seal is the certificate number; at the bottom of the certificate, there are two hand written signatures, one from the Provincial Secretary and one from the Inspector of Training Schools; these signatures authorize the power of the certificate; surrounding the content is a green border with an intricate design.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned by Abbie Judson, a graduate from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1922. She is also the aunt of the donor, Judy Horsey.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1923
circa 1923
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: tan, red
ink: black, green, red
Inscriptions
On the front: "Province of Ontario // This is to Certify that // - Abbie Judson - // having duly complied with the provisions of the Act respecting // The Registration of Nurses and the regulations thereunder has this day been duly // registered in the Department of the Provincial Secretary and while so registered // may be designated and use the title // - Registered Nurse - // Given under our hands and Seal of Office of the Provincial Secretary // at the City of Toronto in the Province of Ontario this twenty-fifth day of // April - in the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred and twenty-three // H.C. Nixon // Provincial Secretary // S. Macpherson [illeg.] Reg N. // Inspector of Training Schools // certificate No. 23.550"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-4-3
Length
37.6 cm
Width
26.4 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Measured open; Length 37.6 cm x Width 26.4 cm X Depth 0.01 cm
Condition Remarks
Folded in the middle, leaving a large crease; small rip at the bottom and center of the certificate at the crease; the left side of the certificate is wrinkling, possibly due to water damage
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Timeline
Reference Comments
Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario. https://rnao.ca/sites/rnao-ca/files/RNAOs_Proud_Past.pdf
Research Facts
The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario, by 1935, was instrumental in developing standards for nursing education and practice. The association protected the title “registered nurse” by making it mandatory to be registered. Nurses had to graduate from nursing school and subsequently be examined again in order to become registered nurses in Ontario. Examinations for the Registered Nurse Certificate began in 1923.
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