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Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995002033
Description
Cylindrical plastic hollow tube shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and grooved, rounded and perforated with eight small holes at the other end (the tip).
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Accession Number
995002033
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- vaginal
Description
Cylindrical plastic hollow tube shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and grooved, rounded and perforated with eight small holes at the other end (the tip).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931 graduate.
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Material
plastic: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Diam. : 18.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Plastic shows no signs of deterioration, other than slight discoloration (yellowing) of the plastic in the centre section
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); American Hospital Supply Catalog C30, Montreal: A.H.S., ca. 1960, pp. 20312-20330 (item 20325-180)
Images
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Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
Accession Number
995002034
Description
Cylindrical angled glass hollow tube shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded and bulbous with 3 perforations at the other end (the tip).
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Accession Number
995002034
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gynaecology
MeSH Heading
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator -- vaginal
Description
Cylindrical angled glass hollow tube shaped at one end to allow the attachment of a tube and rounded and bulbous with 3 perforations at the other end (the tip).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduate).
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D8-10
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.4 cm. x Diam. : 15.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Small bubbles in glass; no chips or cracks; clean
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace)
Images
Less detail
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995002040
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
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Accession Number
995002040
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace was a graduate from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row B
Height
7.0 cm
Diameter
4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963 and daughter of Ruth Wallace.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002041
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
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Accession Number
995002041
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece clear glass eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace was a graduate from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931.
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
glass: transparent
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row C
Temporary Location
With MHC Education Program WWI: The Dirty Details of Disease Oct 2017, stored in Rm 2017.
Height
7.0 cm
Diameter
4.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Research Facts
Barb (Earl) Gilbert Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963 and daughter of Ruth Wallace.
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
Images
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Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
995002042
Description
One piece cobalt blue plastic eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base; manufacturers anme embossed on two sides.
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Accession Number
995002042
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Eye, Foreign Bodies
Ophthalmology -- instrumentation
Optometry -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- eye bath
Description
One piece cobalt blue plastic eye bath cup formed into a hollow, oval concave cup with fluting on its outer edges, an open top and rounded outer edges; tapers into a solid, cylindrical stem, then flares out to create a round, flat base; manufacturers anme embossed on two sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace was a graduate from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931.
Maker
Wyeth
Dates
1930
1960
circa 1930-1960
Material
plastic: cobalt
Inscriptions
Embossed: "WYETH"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-6 Box 3 Row C
Height
4.5 cm
Diameter
4.4 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963 and daughter of Ruth Wallace
Images
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oral thermometer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact673
Dates
1935
1955
circa 1935-1955
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
995002053 a-c
Description
Two-piece black plastic case and glass thermometer; case is cylindrical and the top screws onto the case; the thermometer has a silver-coloured (mercury?) end which goes up into the cylindrical rod when heated; outside glass has a scale in deg. F. as well as manufacturer information.
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Accession Number
995002053 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Thermometers
Body Temperature
Description
Two-piece black plastic case and glass thermometer; case is cylindrical and the top screws onto the case; the thermometer has a silver-coloured (mercury?) end which goes up into the cylindrical rod when heated; outside glass has a scale in deg. F. as well as manufacturer information.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer case lid - Size: Length 4.4 cm. x Width 1.3 cm.
b - thermometer case - Size: Length 8.4 cm. x Width 1.3 cm.
c - thermometer - Size: Length 10.0 cm. x Width 5.0 mm.
Provenance
Margaret Kirkpatrick, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduate Class of 1935.
Maker
Tamblyn
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1935
1955
circa 1935-1955
Material
plastic: black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
In blue: "90017 CERTIFIED G TAMBLYN MADE IN USA B-D" and scale in F°
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-4
Condition Remarks
Plastic of case has no cracks, stains or signs of deterioration; glass thermometer is complete and undamaged
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Exhibit History
Artefact displayed at special Mass for nurses, St. Mary's Cathedral, Sunday, May 8, 2005, 11:15 a.m.; KGH Nursing Alumnae 2005 Special exhibit, Museum of Health Care, 20 May 2005-24 June 2005
Images
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oral thermometer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact674
Dates
1935
1955
circa 1935-1955
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
995002054 a-c
Description
Two-piece black plastic case and glass thermometer; case is cylindrical and the top screws onto the case; the thermometer has a silver-coloured (mercury) end which goes up into the cylindrical rod when heated; outside glass has a scale in deg. F. as well as manufacturer information.
  2 images  
Accession Number
995002054 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Thermometers
Body Temperature
Description
Two-piece black plastic case and glass thermometer; case is cylindrical and the top screws onto the case; the thermometer has a silver-coloured (mercury) end which goes up into the cylindrical rod when heated; outside glass has a scale in deg. F. as well as manufacturer information.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer case lid - Size: Length 4.4 cm. x Width 1.3 cm.
b - thermometer case - Size: Length 8.3 cm. x Width 1.3 cm.
c - thermometer - Size: Length 10.2 cm. x Width 4.0 mm.
Provenance
Margaret Kirkpatrick, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduate Class of 1935.
Maker
Rexall
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1935
1955
circa 1935-1955
Material
plastic: black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"6128 Max 1 Min W 1365 REXALL Monogram Germany" in blue and red; scale in °F in blue & red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-4
Condition Remarks
Plastic of case has no cracks, stains or signs of deterioration; glass thermometer is complete and undamaged
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Images
Less detail

nurse's uniform cap

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact681
Dates
1938
1969
circa 1938-1969
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002061
Description
Cotton cap worn by graduate nurses; cap has been starched, folded and pinned with 9 straight pins; the outside edge of cap has a band of black velvet sewn on.
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Accession Number
995002061
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Cotton cap worn by graduate nurses; cap has been starched, folded and pinned with 9 straight pins; the outside edge of cap has a band of black velvet sewn on.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1938
1969
circa 1938-1969
Material
fabric: white; black
Inscriptions
"GRAD" is written in black at back and bottom of cap
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet C
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 19.0 cm. x Depth: 10.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Holes have been put into the starched cotton by the straight pins, but no corrosion is evident; the word "Grad" has been permanently marked onto the cloth; the cotton cloth has no tears or abrasions
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Exhibit History
On exhibit 100TH Anniversary of Public Health Canada, Ottawa L-2019-7 27 Nov – 2 Dec 2019.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1933
1937
circa 1933-1937
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Nursing
Classification
Commemorative
Nursing
Accession Number
995002145 a-b
Description
Gold and white Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduation pin (b) on the shape of a cross and edged in gold detailing with attached closure pin and clasp on back; the left, center and right sections have a letter in gold set into them; blue velvet case lined with white satin opening on …
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Accession Number
995002145 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Nursing
Classification
Commemorative
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Gold and white Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduation pin (b) on the shape of a cross and edged in gold detailing with attached closure pin and clasp on back; the left, center and right sections have a letter in gold set into them; blue velvet case lined with white satin opening on a spring loaded hinge has a built in slot to hold pin (a).
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 5.3 cm x Width 5.2 cm x Depth 3.2 cm
b - pin - Size: Length 1.9 cm x Width 1.9 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Provenance
Owned by Lottie Smith, donated on behalf of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae.
Maker
Nash Jewellers
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1933
1937
circa 1933-1937
Date Remarks
Date of graduation.
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: white
fabric: blue, white
Inscriptions
Printed inside case (a): "NASH // JEWELLERS // N // LONDON"; printed in gold on face (b): "K G H"; engraved on back (b): "S. Bs. 14K".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
Lottie Smith was a graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1937 and spent her entire nursing career at Kingston General Hospital.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995003001 a-d
Description
Metal bed painted white over original white paint with brass top rail and two knobs at the head and foot; (a) head has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (b) foot has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three…
Accession Number
995003001 a-d
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Beds
Description
Metal bed painted white over original white paint with brass top rail and two knobs at the head and foot; (a) head has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (b) foot has two posts on wheels joined by a brass top; four vertical struts and three horizontal struts; (c,d) side rails to join the head and foot of bed; rails are made of metal which is painted white (and flaking).
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - bed - head - Size: Length 143.0 cm. x Width 100.0 cm.
b - bed - foot - Size: Length 91.0 cm. x Width 100.0 cm.
c - bed - rail - Size: Length 190.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm.
d - bed - rail - Size: Length 190.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm.
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: silver; brass
paint: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0009
0009-FLOOR
Condition Remarks
Bed was extremely dirty and the brass badly tarnished; much of the paint is chipping off; brass knobs have several dents; overall, the metal is very stable
Copy Type
Original
Less detail

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