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Scott's Emulsion [advertising ink blotter]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15106
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010002
Description
Narrow blue rectangular paper ink blotter advertisement for Scott's Emulsion wiht black ink; reverse shows blurred backward hand lettering from using the blotter on hand written letter.
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Accession Number
018010002
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs -- advertisements
Description
Narrow blue rectangular paper ink blotter advertisement for Scott's Emulsion wiht black ink; reverse shows blurred backward hand lettering from using the blotter on hand written letter.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
paper: blue, grey
ink: black, grey
Inscriptions
On the front: "It's One Thing to Smother a Cold // But Another to Remove the Cause // When you realize that a cold simply indicates a weakened // system, that your cold would not exist if your health were good, // then you know why drug- laden pills, alcoholic syrups or strength - // depressing stimulants only smother a cold, but leave the cause. // To Stop a Cold and Remove the Cause // SCOTT'S EMULSION // Should Always Be Used // It promptly enriches the blood, strengthens the throat, fortifies // the lungs and upbuilds the forces to prevent sickness. // There is nothing better than Scott's. Try it."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
8.2 cm
Width
15.4 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front is faded and is lighter than reverse; text slightly faded; bottom-right corner is a little bent
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_1352148
Research Facts
The website below shows that Scott's Emulsion is made by a company called Eno-Scott & Bowne and that they were based in New Jersey.
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Annual Banquet of the Aesculapian Society of Queen's University January14, 1908 [commemorative event menu]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14878
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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Annual Banquet of the Aesculapian Society of Queen's University December 14, 1909 [commemorative event menu]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14877
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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The Best Drug Store [advertisement]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15105
Dates
1910
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010001
Description
Square peach coloured paper advertisement for Best Drug Store; on reverse is written in pencil is the city and date in which the advertisement was produced.
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Accession Number
018010001
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs -- advertisements
Description
Square peach coloured paper advertisement for Best Drug Store; on reverse is written in pencil is the city and date in which the advertisement was produced.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Maker
Best Drug Store
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: peach, cream, brown
ink: black, grey
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
On the front: ""Best" By Test // "Best" By Name // "Best" By Reputation // The "Best" Drug Store // L. T. BEST, CHEMIST // 'Phone 59 124 Princess Street // DRUGS, OPTICAL GOODS, KODACS, // QUALITY CHOCOLATES, ETC.// 85"; on the back: "KINGSTON, ONT // 1910"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
13.5 cm
Width
14.5 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Slightly rough on the edge of the right side; a small scratch at the center of the left side
Copy Type
original
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Typhpoid Fever [quarantine notice]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15107
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010003
Description
Large pink rectangular paper quarantine notice for typhoid fever printed on heavy card stock.
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Accession Number
018010003
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Description
Large pink rectangular paper quarantine notice for typhoid fever printed on heavy card stock.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Material
paper: pink, orange
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "TYPHOID FEVER // Any person who removes this card, or in any // way violates the law under which this card is // posted up, shall for every offence incur a // penalty of not more than $20.00"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
17.2 cm
Width
27.2 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front faded; bottom-left corner is bent and slightly ripped
Copy Type
original
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To Flax Seed and a Nurse [poem]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact698
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
995002078 a-c
Description
Hand written poem titled “To Flax Seed and a Nurse" on heavy rectangular tan paper (a) in rectangular brown wooden frame with transparent glass glaze (b) and hand written rectangular brown paper inscription (c); poem was written by F. G. Kirkpatrick on February 2, 1929; poem is written in black ink…
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Accession Number
995002078 a-c
Author
Rev. F. G. Kirkpatrick
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Archival
Nurses -- manuscripts
Poetry -- ephemera
Description
Hand written poem titled “To Flax Seed and a Nurse" on heavy rectangular tan paper (a) in rectangular brown wooden frame with transparent glass glaze (b) and hand written rectangular brown paper inscription (c); poem was written by F. G. Kirkpatrick on February 2, 1929; poem is written in black ink accompanied by illumination consisting of decorative border, initial, and flower, vine, torch and snake symbols on proper right side; wooden frame has clear finish and border of decorative leaf motif moulding; poem held in frame with backing secured by grey metal brad nails; inscription is hand written in blue ink and describes the origin of the poem along with instructions to deliver it and other items to KGH.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a – poem – Length 27.9 cm Width 22.8 cm
b – frame – Length 30.9 cm Width 25.8 cm
c – inscription – Length 18.6 cm Width 12.7 cm
Provenance
Donated by Margaret Kirkpatrick, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1935.
Maker
Rev. F. G. Kirkpatrick
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Date Remarks
Date written at bottom of poem
Material
paper: tan, brown
wood: brown
glass: clear
ink: black, blue, green
paint: red, navy, blue, yellow, white
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Hand written inscription in blue ink: “K G H said they would // like to have this illustrated poem. // When I no longer need it, // it can be sent in care of // the nursing director // Margaret Kirkpatrick // Nov 17 / 89 // It was written for Olive Hartshorn KGH 1931 // by Rev F.G. Kirkpatrick, the father // of Margaret Kirkpatrick KGH 1935 // - KGH pin if not given before (Jewel box) // also long picture of 1935 Graduating Class (bedroom) // they might call for it (silver medal box)”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-1 (a-b)
2005-5-6 Binder E-7b (c)
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The paper the poem is written on appears to be acidic and was backed with a piece of acidic 3 mm wood and a dust cover, which was heavily glued on; major areas of loss (8) to the decorative moulding on front of frame; minor creasing to inscription; minor adhesive residue on back of inscription
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
Research Facts
Written by Rev. F.G. Kirkpatrick for Olive Hartshorn (Class of 1931 Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduate); part of the original dust cover was written on; this information has been saved
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General Instructions for Infant Care [instructional pamphlet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15094
Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
997032034
Description
Small cream paper cover and cream pages booklet used to provide general instructions for taking care of newly born children; pamphlet is one piece of paper that has been folded in on itself 3 times; 5 pages of content including the front cover.
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Accession Number
997032034
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Infant Care -- pamphlet
Pediatrics
Description
Small cream paper cover and cream pages booklet used to provide general instructions for taking care of newly born children; pamphlet is one piece of paper that has been folded in on itself 3 times; 5 pages of content including the front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Material
paper: cream, yellow
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS // FOR // INFANT CARE // The following information is intended to // serve as a guide in the care of the young // infant. Obviously, only general rules can // be given, for the details of the care of // the infant depend upon individual circum - // stances and require individual attention."; on the inside: "General Rules Regarding Feeding // Breast Feeding // Artificial Feeding // General Care"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
13.3 cm
Width
8.6 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Black smudges on the front cover, particularly around the edges
Copy Type
original
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Ostogen [advertising ink blotter]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15095
Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
997032035
Description
Rectangular advertising ink blotter from Charles E. Frosst & Co. for Ostogen; used and reverse shows numerous a variety of dots and scribbles in black and red ink.
  1 image  
Accession Number
997032035
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs -- advertisements
Pregnancy
Description
Rectangular advertising ink blotter from Charles E. Frosst & Co. for Ostogen; used and reverse shows numerous a variety of dots and scribbles in black and red ink.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
Charles E. Frosst & Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1945
circa 1930-1945
Material
paper: cream
ink: brown, orange
Inscriptions
"A Specific in PREGNANCY // to prevent // DENTAL CARIES // and to maintain // CALCIUM // BALANCE // OSTOGEN // VITAMIN D // in its most economical form // 15 c.c. and 6 c.c. BOTTLES // with precision dropper // DOSE // 2 to 6 drops daily // AD 255 20, 1-36 // Charles E. Frosst & Co. MONTREAL CANADA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
9.6 cm
Width
17.9 cm
Depth
0.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some black ink smudging on the edges and corners; numerous black and red dots on the backside of the card
Copy Type
original
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Measles [quarantine notice]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15109
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010005
Description
Large brown rectangular paper quarantine notice for measles printed on heavy card stock; bottom of the card is the name and credentials of the Medical Officer of Health, who holds authority over the removal of the card.
  1 image  
Accession Number
018010005
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Measles -- prevention & control
Description
Large brown rectangular paper quarantine notice for measles printed on heavy card stock; bottom of the card is the name and credentials of the Medical Officer of Health, who holds authority over the removal of the card.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Maker
M. M. Fisher, M.B.
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
paper: brown, red
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "MEASLES // Exists In This House // This Card must not be removed except by // permission from the Medical Officer of Health, // under penalty of not less than $5.00 nor more // than $500.00. // M. M. FISHER, M. B., // Medical Officer of Health"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-4-1
Length
23.5 cm
Width
31.0 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front is faded; a few tears on the left side of the card, between 3 and 10 cm long; there is also some cracking at the top of the card
Copy Type
original
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Whooping Cough [quarantine notice]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15108
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010004
Description
Large orange rectangular paper quarantine notice for whooping cough printed on heavy card stock..
  1 image  
Accession Number
018010004
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Description
Large orange rectangular paper quarantine notice for whooping cough printed on heavy card stock..
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
paper: orange
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "QUARANTINE // WHOOPING COUGH // Anyone removing this card without permission of the // Board of Health is liable to a fine of $20.00. // By order of // THE BOARD OF HEALTH"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
17.7 cm
Width
27.7 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front slightly faded
Copy Type
original
Images
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