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Abbott's Disco No. 1 Tablets postcard

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Dates
1936
circa 1936
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001616
Description
Used thick paper postcard from A.E. Hanna, Prescription Pharmacy; front: address, typed and imprinted green Canadian 1c stamp; back: ad for A.E. Hanna and Disco No. 1 tablets; black dot in centre has "white" lettering for the Disco No. 1 ad
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Accession Number
996001616
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used thick paper postcard from A.E. Hanna, Prescription Pharmacy; front: address, typed and imprinted
green Canadian 1c stamp; back: ad for A.E. Hanna and Disco No. 1 tablets; black dot in centre has
"white" lettering for the Disco No. 1 ad
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg,
Limited
Maker
A. E. Hanna Pharmacy
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1936
circa 1936
Date Remarks
Postmarked
Material
paper: black; green; orange-red
Inscriptions
Front: "Dr. C.E. Cooper Cole, // 170 St. George St. // Toronto, Ont. // OUR PRESCRIPTION // DEPARTMENT
// WISHES to announce that // they are prepared at any time // to fill your prescriptions for
// ABBOT'S // DISCO NO. 1 // TABLETS // the new improved compound // for the relief of dysmenorrhea.
// Each tablet contains: // Ephedrine Hydrochloride 1/8 gr. // Acetophenetidin 1 1/2 gr. //
A.E. HANNA // Prescription Pharmacy // 184 Bloor St. West, // TORONTO, ONTARIO // Phone 1109"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6
Binder C
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 8.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Quite age/sun discoloured; two small tears on front left edge top quadrant; some smudging from
postmark and some staining from back (light); back: right bottom corner bent; a blue stain near the
top and black stain near the bottom
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.001.547; CD #8
Research Facts
Company around from 1929
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Dates
1898
circa 1898
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1933.2.1
Description
Red felted academic hood with white piping at cape and cowl and a blue lining; cape has rounded corners, a squared cowl and the liripipe is curved to a point. Attached graduation photograph of Dr. McCrae is from the Gueph Museums.
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Accession Number
1933.2.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Textiles
Ceremonial
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Red felted academic hood with white piping at cape and cowl and a blue lining; cape has rounded corners, a squared cowl and the liripipe is curved to a point. Attached graduation photograph of Dr. McCrae is from the Gueph Museums.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. N.B. Gwyn; belonged to Dr. John McCrae who graduated with an MD from U of T in 1898.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1898
circa 1898
Date Remarks
For 1898 MD degree at University of Toronto.
Material
fabric: red; blue; white
Inscriptions
"John McRae" in black ink on white fabric tag at collar
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 unnumbered box
Dimension Notes
Length 30 cm x Width 24.3 cm (folded)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
See biography in Academy of Medicine library; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. John McCrae (1872-1918) served in World War I, in which he was killed. Poet and author of "In Flanders Fields."
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Dates
1902
circa 1902
Collection
Dr. Frank Mellow Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
007027009 a-c
Description
Red silk academic hood (a) with a cowl that has cream satin edging with decorative piping; fabric is sewn together at a 8.9 centimeter area at the front neck, a 20.3 centimeter area at the back and a large c-shaped area at the bottom; hood was stored in a two piece rectangular cardboard box (b) wit…
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Accession Number
007027009 a-c
Collection
Dr. Frank Mellow Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Textiles
Ceremonial -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Red silk academic hood (a) with a cowl that has cream satin edging with decorative piping; fabric is sewn together at a 8.9 centimeter area at the front neck, a 20.3 centimeter area at the back and a large c-shaped area at the bottom; hood was stored in a two piece rectangular cardboard box (b) with lid (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - academic hood - Size: Length 116.9 cm x Width 40.5 cm
b - box - Size: Length 19.8 cm x Width 9.5 cm x Depth 5.8 cm
c - lid - Size: Length 19.8 cm x Width 9.5 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
Provenance
Owned by Dr. Frank Mellow; donated to museum by granddaughter Elizabeth McMahon.
Dates
1902
circa 1902
Date Remarks
Donor remarks; written on box
Material
fabric: red, cream
paper: cream
ink: blue, black
Inscriptions
Hand-written on box lid: "Franks - Hood // Queens College // 1902"; right side of lid: ""Gold Medalist" for his Year, // [Illeg.]; right side of lid: "Dr Frank Ernest Mellow // Napanee // (my grandfather / Elizabeth T. Mellow"
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007
0007 ?
(b-c) Storage Room 2005
2005-4-6
Condition Remarks
Cotton fabric has moth holes on the hood section at the folded crease; more holes appear on the neck opening (bottom) near the decorative edging and on the head opening (top) also near the decorative edging; box and lid are worn and ripped at creased corners; #3: no confirmed pest activity
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr. Frank Mellow (d. 1962) graduated from Queen's University faculty of medicine in 1902.
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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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account notification

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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
993004022
Description
Booklet containing pre-printed adhesive slips for notification of deliquent accounts; complete booklet, none pulled out
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Accession Number
993004022
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Accounts Payable and Receivable
Description
Booklet containing pre-printed adhesive slips for notification of deliquent accounts; complete booklet, none pulled out
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
paper: cream; brown; blue; green;pink; yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #2
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.3 cm. x Width: 12.3 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
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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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advertising postcard

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Dates
1893
circa 1893
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001769
Description
Used small paper postcard to Brown & Seibirt(?) from James A. Kennedy & Co.; front: address written in pencil and one 1cent blue imprinted Canadian stamp; back: filled-in form letter.
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Accession Number
996001769
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used small paper postcard to Brown & Seibirt(?) from James A. Kennedy & Co.; front: address written in pencil and one 1cent blue imprinted Canadian stamp; back: filled-in form letter.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995
Maker
James A. Kennedy & Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1893
circa 1893
Date Remarks
Postmarked Feb. 22, 1893
Material
paper: blue; black
Inscriptions
Front: "Brown & Seibirt[?] // Crediton // Ont"; back: "KENNEDY'S // HERBAL DISCOVERY // HAIR DRESSING. // HERBAL LIVER PILLS. // SOUTHERN ASTHMA CURE. // JAMES A. KENNEDY & CO., // WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS, // 342 RICHMOND STREET, LONDON, ONT. // Dear Sir, - // We beg to advise you our Mr. M. McLENNAN will have the pleasure // of waiting on you on or about the 1st Instant ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6
Binder E
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.9 cm. x Width: 7.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration; some light smudging from the ink near the top at the back
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
See 996.001.547
Research Facts
Company open from 1883-1901
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Aesculapian Society of Queen's University Annual Dinner 1925 [commemorative event menu]

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Dates
1925
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002477
Description
Commemorative event menu; thick brown cardstock cover printed with gold ink, folded lengthwise; attached by blue, yellow and pink thread to white pages inside; front cover features Aesculapian Society symbol and the year; dinner menu, photo of Dean J.C. Connell, toasts, committee members and autogr…
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Accession Number
997002477
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Schools, Medical -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Commemorative event menu; thick brown cardstock cover printed with gold ink, folded lengthwise; attached by blue, yellow and pink thread to white pages inside; front cover features Aesculapian Society symbol and the year; dinner menu, photo of Dean J.C. Connell, toasts, committee members and autograph pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1925
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, brown
ink: black, blue, yellow
fabric: yellow, pink, blue
Inscriptions
Printed on front: "1925"; printed on first page: "Aesculapian Society // of // Queen's University // Annual Dinner // Grant Hall // Saturday, November 14th // 1925"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Size: Length 17.8 cm x Width 12.7 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Brown marks on pages; paper frayed at binding; cover bent in to left hand corner; staple holes on top of back cover, folded edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Queen's School of Medicine" Web site; CD #8.
Research Facts
The Aesculapian Society is a student-run group consisting of all medical students at Queen's University; it was founded in 1872
Exhibit History
On exhibit in the Friend-Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall, Queen's University; removed January 27, 2010
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A.H. Lewis Medicine Co. envelope

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001585
Description
Used envelope made of medium thickness paper; the front has printed message and typewritten address; 3 green stamps each worth 1c
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Accession Number
996001585
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Drug Industry -- ephemera
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used envelope made of medium thickness paper; the front has printed message and typewritten address;
3 green stamps each worth 1c
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg
Limited
Maker
A. H. Lewis Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Smith Falls
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Date Remarks
Postmark
Material
paper: black; blue; green; white
Inscriptions
Front: "IN 10 DAYS RETURN TO // THE A.H. LEWIS MEDICINE // Smiths Falls ... Ont., Can. // Messrs //
The Sentinel Publishing Co. Ltd. // 37-39 McCaw St. // Toronto Ont. // Nature's Remedy // Reg.
U.S. Pat. Office // NR - Tablets - NR "; "Landmark" written in pencil
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6
Binder C
Dimension Notes
Length: 16.5 cm. x Width: 9.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
Envelope is discoloured around the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.001.449, .450, .568; CD #8
Research Facts
See 996.001.449, .568
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A.H. Lewis Medicine Co. postcard

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001568
Description
Used thick green paper postcard from Nature's Remedy; address initially typed in purple, but town is crossed out with pencil and a name in pencil added below; back has form letter; green 1c Canadian stamp
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Accession Number
996001568
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Drug Industry -- ephemera
Commerce -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used thick green paper postcard from Nature's Remedy; address initially typed in purple, but town
is crossed out with pencil and a name in pencil added below; back has form letter; green 1c Canadian
stamp
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, March 11, 1994, from George S. Wegg
Limited
Maker
A. H. Lewis Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Smith's Falls
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Date Remarks
Postmarked and dated
Material
paper: green; black; purple
Inscriptions
Front: "Nature's Remedy // NR - TABLETS - NR // Better than // Pills // for Liver Ills // Take one
tonight // you'll feel better // in the morning // J.A. McAuley Esq, // Malagawatch, // N.S.";
back: "Smith's Falls, Ont. 1910 // Dear Sir - / // It is surprising how business has picked up
since // we put our remedies on the price restrictive plan. The // trade is taking very much more
interest in N.R. now than // it did previously ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6
Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.1 cm. x Width: 8.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Slight sun/age discolouration around the edges; pencil used to cross out town and write "S.S.R.
Denis"; top left back has an outline of two joined stamps; top edge is rough
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.001.449, .450, .585; CD #8
Research Facts
See 996.001.449; company also active in 1922
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L'Ambulancière [postcard]

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Dates
1915
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
002050402
Description
A postcard showing nurse with blue fabric military head scarf with white fabric band and red cross in middle of band with bowed head and title "L'Ambulancière, Les Femmes Heroiques" on the front and postcard format with handwritten note in reverse without an addressee; note is illegible but states …
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Accession Number
002050402
Author
Em. Dupuis
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Ambulances -- pictorial works
Art
Description
A postcard showing nurse with blue fabric military head scarf with white fabric band and red cross in middle of band with bowed head and title "L'Ambulancière, Les Femmes Heroiques" on the front and postcard format with handwritten note in reverse without an addressee; note is illegible but states it was written at Headquarters, Christmas in Belguim Flanders 1915.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Lt-Col. Fotheringham.
Maker
Paris Colour
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1915
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Inscriptions
"Lt. Col. Fotheringham // L'Ambulancière // Who soothes our sorrows, Heals our Wounds // and wipes away our tears? // Old Father. // Les Femmes Héroïques // Vise Paris N0 39 Les Femmes Heroiques."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005 2005-5-6 Assorted Binder A pg 16 a
Length
14.2 cm
Width
9.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
shows wear along edges and slight yellowing on paper
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Prev. UHN # 84.6.133; AM 1293
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Annual At Home Engineering Society 1927 Queen's University [commemorative dance card]

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Dates
1927
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002469
Description
Nine page die-cut Chinese lantern shaped decorative paper commemorative dance card with illustration of Chinese person holding an umbrella, pagoda in background and the year 1927; twisted blue cord holds pages together; dance programme and committee lists spread over all pages.
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Accession Number
997002469
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Dancing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Nine page die-cut Chinese lantern shaped decorative paper commemorative dance card with illustration of Chinese person holding an umbrella, pagoda in background and the year 1927; twisted blue cord holds pages together; dance programme and committee lists spread over all pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1927
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: blue, orange, yellow, grey
fabric: blue, white
Inscriptions
Printed on first page: "QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY KINGSTON // Annual // At Home // Engineering Society // Queen's University // Grant Hall // Wednesday, February ninth // 1927"; printed on second page: "PATRONESSES // MRS. A. L. CLARK // MRS. W. P. WILGAR // MRS. H. HALL // MRS. B. ROSE // MRS. A. F. G. CADENHEAD"; printed on last page: "COMMITTEE // N. S. BEATON - Refreshments and Music. // D. N. CULVER - Electrical Effects. // J. W. HOULDEN - Decorations. // H. EVANS - Treasurer // W. W. ASHWORTH - Printing. // J. H. PETTIT - Convener. // Music by // Harold Rich and His Versatile Cana_ // dians, featuring Morris London. // Favours by Makap Sales Co., // Toronto. // The Jackson Press"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Length 7.9 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Colour fading on front cover; minor wear along edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
On display The Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
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Annual Banquet of the Aesculapian Society of Queen's University December 14, 1909 [commemorative event menu]

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Dates
1909
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
014023001
Description
Printed commemorative annual menu consisting of one piece of heavy cardstock folded over two pages folded in half, tied together with blue, red and gold twisted cord tied through two punched holes; front cover is of pencil sketch of seated doctor bedside to a sick child with a nurse, mother and fai…
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Accession Number
014023001
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Social Events
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- ephemera
Description
Printed commemorative annual menu consisting of one piece of heavy cardstock folded over two pages folded in half, tied together with blue, red and gold twisted cord tied through two punched holes; front cover is of pencil sketch of seated doctor bedside to a sick child with a nurse, mother and faint image of the 'grim reaper' by artist G. H. Publow, 1911 which is in the future to this event so consider this to be his expected graduation year of 1911; back page is covered with autographs in pencil and four in ink; inside lists menu, Toast List and Committees interspersed with cariature line drawings.
Provenance
Items from the estate of Dr. J. V. Jordon (1911-1971) graduate from Queen's University Faculty of Medicine.
Maker
Queen's University
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1909
Date Remarks
Event date
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, grey, red
fabric: red, blue, gold
Inscriptions
On front: "The Battle" G. H. Publow '11": inside page: "ANNUAL BANQUET // OF THE // AESCULAPIAN SOCIETY // OF // QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY // DECEMBER 14TH // 1909"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
22.3 cm
Width
17.2 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
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Annual Banquet of the Aesculapian Society of Queen's University January14, 1908 [commemorative event menu]

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Dates
1908
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
014023002
Description
Printed commemorative annual menu consisting of one piece of heavy cardstock folded over two pages folded in half, tied together with blue, red and gold twisted cord tied through three punched holes; front cover with pencil sketch of standing doctor bedside to a sick woman in a darkened room with s…
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Accession Number
014023002
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Social Events
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- ephemera
Description
Printed commemorative annual menu consisting of one piece of heavy cardstock folded over two pages folded in half, tied together with blue, red and gold twisted cord tied through three punched holes; front cover with pencil sketch of standing doctor bedside to a sick woman in a darkened room with sketch of the medical building above the sketch and a poem below; back page has photogrpah of the medical laboratories building; inside lists menu, Toast List and Committees interspersed with cariature line drawings.
Provenance
Items from the estate of Dr. J. V. Jordon (1911-1971) graduate from Queen's University Faculty of Medicine.
Maker
Queen's University
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1908
Date Remarks
Event date
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, grey, red
fabric: red, blue, gold
Inscriptions
On front: "At college I learned such a lot // I should know the look of that spot, // But everything looks // So different in books // I'll be hanged if I know what you've got!": inside page: "Annual Banquet // of the // Aesculapian Society // of Queen's University // January 14th // 1908"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
21.6cm
Width
17.6 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
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The Annual Dinner of the Aesculapian Society of Queen's University 1927 [commemorative event menu]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13034
Dates
1927
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002467
Description
Commemorative event menu; thick blue paper cover folded in half and printed with gold ink; attached by blue, yellow and pink thread to white pages inside; skull and crossbones and year on cover; cartoon entitled "Surgery is a 'heavy subject" inside, with committee members, photo of Dean J.C. Connel…
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Accession Number
997002467
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Schools, Medical -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Commemorative event menu; thick blue paper cover folded in half and printed with gold ink; attached by blue, yellow and pink thread to white pages inside; skull and crossbones and year on cover; cartoon entitled "Surgery is a 'heavy subject" inside, with committee members, photo of Dean J.C. Connell, menu in Latin, quotes, toasts and autograph page
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1927
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, blue
ink: black, blue, yellow
fabric: yellow, pink, blue
Inscriptions
Printed on front: "1927"; printed on first page: "The Annual Dinner // of the // Aesculapian Society // of // Queen's University // Grant Hall, Kingston. // November, 1927"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Size: Length 23.8 cm x Width 16.0 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Dark marks on cover page; staple holes on top of back cover; thread slightly frayed; paper slightly torn at binding
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"Queen's School of Medicine" Web site; CD #8.
Research Facts
The Aesculapian Society is a student-run group consisting of all medical students at Queen's University; it was founded in 1872
Exhibit History
On exhibit in the Friend-Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall, Queen's University; removed January 27, 2010
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Annual Medical At Home [commemorative dance card]

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Dates
1926
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002472
Description
Rectangular one piece folded paper commemorative dance card with cover illustration of a skull inside large print Q, M, and the year 1926; stapled inside is one piece folded dance programme and blank engagement list; back lists patronesses and committee members.
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Accession Number
997002472
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Dancing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Rectangular one piece folded paper commemorative dance card with cover illustration of a skull inside large print Q, M, and the year 1926; stapled inside is one piece folded dance programme and blank engagement list; back lists patronesses and committee members.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1926
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, red, yellow
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "Q // M // 1926"; inside of the front of card: "Annual // Medical At Home // Grant Hall // Friday, November 19th // 1926"; printed on last page: "COMMITTEE // D. W. CAMERON // A. R. STEVENSON // R. A. STARRS // G. E. MATHESON // H. J. McLEOD // H. M. GRAHAME // L. B. CARRUTHERS // D. W. BOUCHER // JACKSON PRESS, KINGSTON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Length 16.4 cm x Width 12.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
On display in The Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
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"A Nurse's Prayer"

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10969
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
998008013
Description
A piece of paper with "A Nurse's Prayer" printed on it with a brown border.
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Accession Number
998008013
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- manuscripts
Religion and Medicine -- ephemera
Poetry
Description
A piece of paper with "A Nurse's Prayer" printed on it with a brown border.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Cora Burnside.
Maker
Woman's Missionary Society of the United Church of Canada
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Date Remarks
Most of the other nursing documents in this collection date to circa 1923.
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"A Nurse's Prayer" printed at the top of the page; "WOMAN'S MISSIONARY SOCIETY // OF THE // UNITED CHURCH OF CANADA // ROOM 410, WESLEY BUILDING // TORONTO" printed on the back; see attached photocopy for text of prayer
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 14.6 cm x Width 13.6 cm
Condition Remarks
The paper is creased and has some tears in it.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996; the prayer was written by Myra L. Sawyer.
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Arts '27 Social Evening [commemorative dance card]

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Dates
1927
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002473
Description
Rectangular one piece folded textured cream cover paper commemorative dance card with separaely attached one piece folded card for dance programme and handwritten engagements listed inside; lists patronesses and committee members.and the front cover bound together by staples.
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Accession Number
997002473
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Dancing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Rectangular one piece folded textured cream cover paper commemorative dance card with separaely attached one piece folded card for dance programme and handwritten engagements listed inside; lists patronesses and committee members.and the front cover bound together by staples.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1927
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: blue, yellow
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on front cover: "Arts '27 // Social Evening // QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY KINGSTON // Grant Hall // Tuesday, October 12th, 1926"; printed on first page: "COMMITTEE // MISS MORNA BONNELL // ART. BROWN // G. B. SMITH"; handwritten in engagements: " 3. Dany Kidd // 6. Leath Erdale // 9. Don Grant // 10. R Downey // 11. [illeg.] MacDonald"; printed on last page: "PATRONESSES // MRS. H. G. CALDWELL // MRS. A. E. PRINCE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 11.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
On display The Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
Images
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Dates
1982
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
005036040 a-c
Description
Audio cassette (a) of Sylvia Burkinshaw, Marilyn Boston and Katherine Crothers discussing changes with Kingston General Hospital and nursing; enclosed in plastic case (b); includes a paper insert (c).
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Accession Number
005036040 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- audioocassettes
Description
Audio cassette (a) of Sylvia Burkinshaw, Marilyn Boston and Katherine Crothers discussing changes with Kingston General Hospital and nursing; enclosed in plastic case (b); includes a paper insert (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - cassette - Size: Length 10.3 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
b - case - Size: Length 11.1 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 1.9 cm
c - case insert (unfolded) - Size: Length 10.4 cm x Width 10.3 cm
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital Nurses' Alumnae via Marilyn Boston
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1982
Date Remarks
Printed on object
Material
plastic: clear
paper: white, red
ink: blue, black, orange
Inscriptions
Handwritten on cassette: "May 4 / 82 - Sylvia Burkinshaw - KGH Administrator // and Marilyn Boston - Pres KGH Alumnae // in conversation with Kath Crothers // from Queens Learning Centre re // changes at KGH and in nursing"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Images
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Dates
1914
1918
circa 1914-1918
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1974.5.1
Description
Metal badge with a clip for attachment on the back: shows a laurel wreath surrounding a caduceus with a crown above; insignia below.
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Accession Number
1974.5.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Military Medicine
Description
Metal badge with a clip for attachment on the back: shows a laurel wreath surrounding a caduceus with a crown above; insignia below.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Nina Drake of Toronto; belonged to Dr. Theodore George Harwood Drake (1891-1959) and worn by him during the First World War.
Site Made (Country)
Britain
Dates
1914
1918
circa 1914-1918
Material
metal: brown
Inscriptions
On banner below caduceus: "ROYAL MEDICAL CORPS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-9
Dimension Notes
Length 4.0 cm x Width 3.2 cm x Depth 0.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
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