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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
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
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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
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.
  2 images  
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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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
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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
995002096
Description
Monochrome mounted photograph of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing nursing choir; fifty-two nurses, a woman dressed in black, and a male conductor in a black tuxedo; image is mounted on heavy grey cardstock; choir are sitting on a wooden stage in the center of the image and dressed in…
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002096
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Personnel, Hospital -- portraits
Nurses -- portraits
Description
Monochrome mounted photograph of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing nursing choir; fifty-two nurses, a woman dressed in black, and a male conductor in a black tuxedo; image is mounted on heavy grey cardstock; choir are sitting on a wooden stage in the center of the image and dressed in white cotton nurses uniforms including caps while each holding a music folio with 'KGH' written on the front; there are five potted ferns at the bottom of the stage; at the bottom of the image there is a podium covered in heavy velvet cloth with the letters "KGH" written in cloth material; above the choir is a British flag pinned to the wall.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #5
Dimension Notes
Length: 25.1 cm. x Width: 19.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
The photograph shows no damage in the emulsion; there are no tears, holes or folds; there is a piece of black construction paper glued to the back of the photograph and it is coming off at the corners
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston
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nurse's walking out jacket

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12199
Dates
1945
1948
circa 1945-1948
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002111
Description
A single-breasted ladies' wool jacket with off-white twisted piping along the lapels, cuffs, and top of pockets; a non-woven machine stitched Kingston General Hospital crest affixed to left breast pocket; closed by three plastic buttons.
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Accession Number
995002111
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
A single-breasted ladies' wool jacket with off-white twisted piping along the lapels, cuffs, and top of pockets; a non-woven machine stitched Kingston General Hospital crest affixed to left breast pocket; closed by three plastic buttons.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Phyllis Joynt Gould.
Maker
Richardson's
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1945
1948
circa 1945-1948
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks.
Material
fabric: red
plastic: white
Inscriptions
Stitched on crest: "GENERAL HOSPITAL // KINGSTON"; printed on fabric tag: "MADE TO MEASURE // BY // Richardson's // 546 YONGE / TORONTO ONTARIO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010 Closet
Dimension Notes
Length 64.0 cm x Width 58.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Trim faded; brown stains on buttons and left pocket.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms" by Marilyn Boston; CD #2.
Research Facts
Red wool jackets (blazers) were worn by Kingston General Hospital nursing student graduates during informal off-duty hours when a nursing uniform was not appropriate; these were were purchased voluntarily, generally when students entered their third year of study and it was considered to be a rite of passage; the blazer tradition continued until circa 1970; Phyllis Joynt Gould was from the Class of 1948.
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nurse's uniform cape

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12286
Dates
1940
1945
circa 1940-1945
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002112 a-b
Description
A felted wool navy nurse's cape (a) with red wool lining with an inside pocket; mandarin-style collar; fastens with one removable self fabric tab (b) at the neck attached by two black plastic buttons; metal chain secured to inside of collar lining for hanging garment; machine stitched initials to m…
Accession Number
995002112 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
A felted wool navy nurse's cape (a) with red wool lining with an inside pocket; mandarin-style collar; fastens with one removable self fabric tab (b) at the neck attached by two black plastic buttons; metal chain secured to inside of collar lining for hanging garment; machine stitched initials to match collar.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - cape - Size: Length 1.06 m x Width 89.0 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
b - fastener - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Provenance
Owned by a nursing graduate of Cornwall General Hospital.
Maker
Lac Mac
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
1945
circa 1940-1945
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks.
Material
fabric: navy, red, black, yellow
plastic: black
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Machine stitched on the left-hand collar: "C G H"; embroidered beneath inner pocket: "S. S.".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010 Closet
Condition Remarks
No rips, holes, or stains.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Book
Reference Comments
"Lac Mac Company Website"; "Information RE Kingston General Hospital" by Marilyn Boston
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autoclave instrument sterilizer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1785
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Angada Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
Accession Number
995003007 a-c
Description
Autoclave with two trays and black electrical cord; (a) lidded rectangular metal machine with a handle at the right which opens the lid and a knob (of black plastic) and spigot to release excess steam; machine sits on four short metal legs; (b) large metal instrument tray, rectangular in shape with…
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Accession Number
995003007 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Angada Collection
Category
Hygiene
Classification
Hygiene
MeSH Heading
Sterilization
Description
Autoclave with two trays and black electrical cord; (a) lidded rectangular metal machine with a handle at the right which opens the lid and a knob (of black plastic) and spigot to release excess steam; machine sits on four short metal legs; (b) large metal instrument tray, rectangular in shape with two handles at the sides and a series of holes in the bottom to make moving it through water more easy; (c) small metal instrument tray, rectangular in shape with a long curved handle at the back and a series of holes in the bottom to make moving it through the water more easy
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - autoclave - Size: Length 38.0 cm. x Width 14.0 cm. x Depth 16.0 cm.
b - autoclave tray - Size: Length 31.0 cm. x Width 12.0 cm. x Depth 6.0 cm.
c - autoclave tray - Size: Length 10.5 cm. x Width 5.5 cm. x Depth 6.0 cm.
Maker
Castle
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
rubber: black
Inscriptions
Engraved on the bottom: "C413 R3789 Pat. July 25, '16 Pat. July 1 '19 110 Volt Amp Made in U.S.A. Caution for use only on wall or base receptacle"; Castle logo on front
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-M2-4
Condition Remarks
Autoclave was very dirty and dusty; some corrosion is visible on the metal at the hinges and bottom; the trays both have some green corrosion visible; these objects should be monitored periodically to ensure that there is no active corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Sylvia Burkinshaw
Research Facts
Possibly used by Dr. Maybee, General Practioner in Gananoque, Ontario.
Exhibit History
On exhibit: Listerism: Antisepsis and the Roots of Modern Surgery," Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada; Ottawa, 30 May 2013.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
Accession Number
995003061
Description
Shaving razor which consists of a solid cylindrical steel handle with a flattened and rounded rectangular steel head; the head screws on and off and allows a razor blade to be held in place.
  1 image  
Accession Number
995003061
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Hair Removal -- instrumentation
Hygiene -- instrumentation
Preoperative Care -- instrumentation
MM= Household Articles -- razor
Description
Shaving razor which consists of a solid cylindrical steel handle with a flattened and rounded rectangular steel head; the head screws on and off and allows a razor blade to be held in place.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Gillette
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Date Remarks
Pat. Canada 1932
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped int the bottom of the head are the words, "Pat. Canada 1932 Gillette Made in Canada"; the Gillette logo is on the top of the head
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.0 cm. x Width: 4.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
The razor was slightly dusty; the razor is unused and shows no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
On exhibit at the Museum of Health Care in the East Gallery, small cases #1 and #2 - May 30, 2007 - March 9, 2009.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
Accession Number
995003062
Description
Shaving razor which consists of a solid cylindrical steel handle with a flattened and rounded rectangular steel head; the head screws on and off and allows a razor blade to be held in place.
  2 images  
Accession Number
995003062
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Hair Removal -- instrumentation
Hygiene -- instrumentation
Preoperative Care -- instrumentation
MM= Household Articles -- razor
Description
Shaving razor which consists of a solid cylindrical steel handle with a flattened and rounded rectangular steel head; the head screws on and off and allows a razor blade to be held in place.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Gillette
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Date Remarks
Pat. Canada 1932
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into the bottom of the head are the words, "Pat. Canada 1932 Gillette Made in Canada"; the Gillette logo is on the top of the head.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.0 cm. x Width: 4.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
The razor was slightly dusty; the razor is unused and shows no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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