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HAAO honour roll pin

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Auxiliary Archives Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
002026001 a-b
Description
An honour roll pin from the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario in a case; the pin (a) has a red cross in the centre with a white trim around each arm of the cross, and a gold wreath encircling most of the cross; beneath the cross is a smooth area that looks as if it may have been used for …
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Accession Number
002026001 a-b
Collection
Auxiliary Archives Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
An honour roll pin from the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario in a case; the pin (a) has a red cross in the centre with a white trim around each arm of the cross, and a gold wreath encircling most of the cross; beneath the cross is a smooth area that looks as if it may have been used for engraving a name or date, but was never used; the case (b) is square and has a blue plastic base and a clear top; there is green foam inside the case.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - pin - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
b - case - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Provenance
They appear to have never been used; came from the Auxiliary Archives.
Maker
LG Balfour Co.
Site Made (City)
Attleboro
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
The association adopted the name "Hospital Auxiliary Association" in 1950.
Material
metal: red, white, yellow
plastic: blue, clear
foam: green
Inscriptions
"H // A // A//" on the cross (one on each arm, excluding the bottom one); "BALFOUR" engraved on the back of the cross; "J. A. BALFOUR CO" on the base of the case
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Condition Remarks
The metal appears to be tarnished a bit.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Internet: "MS Information - Vintage Jewelers Supply Catalogues"
Internet: "HAAO brochure"
Internet: "HAAO Supplies order form"
Internet: "STEGH on the Web - Auxiliary History"; CD #9
Research Facts
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association is a provincial body encompassing all of the local auxiliaries, including KGH; they formed in 1910 and are still in existence.
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HAAO honour roll pin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10911
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Auxiliary Archives Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
002026002 a-b
Description
An honour roll pin from the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario in a case; the pin (a) has a red cross in the centre with a white trim around each arm of the cross, and a gold wreath encircling most of the cross; beneath the cross is a smooth area that looks as if it may have been used for …
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Accession Number
002026002 a-b
Collection
Auxiliary Archives Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
An honour roll pin from the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario in a case; the pin (a) has a red cross in the centre with a white trim around each arm of the cross, and a gold wreath encircling most of the cross; beneath the cross is a smooth area that looks as if it may have been used for engraving a name or date, but was never used; the case (b) is square and has a burgundy plastic base and a clear top; there is amber coloured foam inside the case.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - pin - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
b - case - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Provenance
They appear to have never been used; came from the Auxiliary Archives.
Maker
LG Balfour Co.
Site Made (City)
Attleboro
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
circa 1950
Date Remarks
The association adopted the name "Hospital Auxiliary Association" in 1950.
Material
metal: red, white, yellow
plastic: burgundy, clear
foam: amber
Inscriptions
"H // A // A//" on the cross (one on each arm, excluding the bottom one); "BALFOUR" engraved on the back of the cross; "J. A. BALFOUR CO" on the base of the case
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Condition Remarks
The metal appears to be tarnished a bit.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Internet: "MS Information - Vintage Jewelers Supply Catalogues"
Internet: "HAAO brochure"
Internet: "HAAO Supplies order form"
Internet: "STEGH on the Web - Auxiliary History"; CD #9
Research Facts
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association is a provincial body encompassing all of the local auxiliaries, including KGH; they formed in 1910 and are still in existence.
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membership certificate

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Dates
1965
Collection
Dr. James Hugh McGuire Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
003046002
Description
Framed membership certificate from the Alberta College of Physician and Surgeons; awarded to James Hugh McGuire; sketch of two men, one standing with arm extended and one reclining in chair appears at top; gold college seal appears bottom left corner; framed in painted wooden frame with glare-proof…
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Accession Number
003046002
Collection
Dr. James Hugh McGuire Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Framed membership certificate from the Alberta College of Physician and Surgeons; awarded to James Hugh McGuire; sketch of two men, one standing with arm extended and one reclining in chair appears at top; gold college seal appears bottom left corner; framed in painted wooden frame with glare-proof glass and paper backing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Dr. James Hugh McGuire
Maker
College of Physicians and Surgeons of the Province of Alberta
Site Made (State)
Alberta
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1965
Date Remarks
Date printed on certificate
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
wood: brown
glass: clear
paint: black
foil: yellow
Inscriptions
Printed at top: "College of Physicians and Surgeons // OF THE // PROVINCE OF ALBERTA // DOMINION OF CANADA. // Be it known to all Men // that // James Hugh McGuire"; middle: "and is thereby entitled to // practice Physic, Surgery, and Midwifery, // in the Province of Alberta"; bottom: "this Fifth day of July in // the Year of Our Lord One Thousand Nine // Hundred and Sixty Five"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-1
Dimension Notes
Length 53.8 cm x Width 37.3 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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commemorative postage stamp

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2929
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001892
Description
First day cover commemorating Osteopathic Medicine; folder with stamp on outside opens to show photo of Dr. Still (verso) and photo of Dr. Still's handwriting on "prostatitis" (vecto).
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Accession Number
996001892
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Numismatics -- ephemera
Osteopathic Medicine
Physicians -- portraits
Description
First day cover commemorating Osteopathic Medicine; folder with stamp on outside opens to show photo of Dr. Still (verso) and photo of Dr. Still's handwriting on "prostatitis" (vecto).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Geigy Pharmaceuticals
Site Made (City)
Ardsley
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Date Remarks
First day of issue Oct. 9 1972
Material
medium card: ivory; black; yellow; brown; maroon; orange; grey; white
Inscriptions
Front reads: "Geigy Pharmaceuticals // October // 9th // 1972 // Ardsley, New York 10502 // First Day of Issue"; on back is a transcription of Dr. Still's notes on the inside which describe his philosophy of osteopathy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 25.2 cm. x Width: 20.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bends in all corners except top left; back shows discoloured spots from cellophane tape
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Webster's Dictionary
Research Facts
Osteopathy: "a form of medical treatment purporting to cure ... diseases primarily by manipulation of the joints of the body ... based on the assumption that disease is primarily due to skeletal deformation and its effects on nerves, blood vessels etc."; Andrew Taylor Still (1828-1917) was a U.S. physician who founded the first American School of Osteopathy at Kirksville, Mo. in 1892
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identification name plate

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Classification
Hospital Administration
Accession Number
998004006
Description
Gold metal rectangular name pin with black lettering; clasp pin closure on reverse.
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Accession Number
998004006
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Classification
Hospital Administration
MeSH Heading
Hospital Administration
Description
Gold metal rectangular name pin with black lettering; clasp pin closure on reverse.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Worn by Helen Hughes.
Maker
Reeves Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Attleboro
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Based on date of promotion.
Material
metal: yellow
ink: black
Inscriptions
Etched on front of pin: "MISS H. G. HUGHES // DIRECTOR OF NURSING"; stamped into metal on back of pin: "MFG, BY REEVES CO. INC., ATTLEBORO, MASS".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Width 1.2 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Elizabeth Black; CD #2.
Research Facts
Helen Hughes graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1931. She spent her entire career at the hospital, retiring from the position of Director of Nursing.
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identification name plate

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Dates
1928
circa 1928
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Classification
Hospital Administration
Accession Number
996028106
Description
Name tag, which consists of a rectangular, flat, solid metal bar; the front surface is shiny and smooth, with white engraved letters running down its length; the back surface has a pin with a clasp running down its length
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Accession Number
996028106
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Classification
Hospital Administration
MeSH Heading
Hospital Administration
Clothing
Description
Name tag, which consists of a rectangular, flat, solid metal bar; the front surface is shiny and smooth, with white engraved letters running down its length; the back surface has a pin with a clasp running down its length
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
Reeves Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Attleboro
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1928
circa 1928
Date Remarks
Date of graduation
Material
metal: silver; white
Inscriptions
Raised metal letters appear on the back, reading: "MFG. BY REEVES CO. INC., ATTLEBORO, MASS."; on the front, the white accented engraved letters read, "MISS N. VALLEAU, R.N."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.7 cm x Width 0.9 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
There were minor signs of plate wear, but no corrosion; the pin and name tag were structurally sound and all parts moved freely.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #6
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Wisdom #38 [dental collage]

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Dates
2001
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
010020313
Description
Artistic collage inspired by dentistry; black plastic frame with clear glass surface; collage is set into white paper matte; collage includes brown paper ruler and Bingo card printed with black ink; silver metal dog game piece from Monopoly; compass; red wooden game piece; white tooth in middle; pa…
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Accession Number
010020313
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Art
Dentistry -- pictorial works
Description
Artistic collage inspired by dentistry; black plastic frame with clear glass surface; collage is set into white paper matte; collage includes brown paper ruler and Bingo card printed with black ink; silver metal dog game piece from Monopoly; compass; red wooden game piece; white tooth in middle; pair of dice; round wooden Bingo piece for N-38 with red paint; red and black round game pieces; silver metal key with white paper label printed with date with red ink attached via white string
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Paige Smith
Site Made (City)
Calgary
Site Made (State)
Alberta
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2001
Date Remarks
Based on donors remarks
Material
glass: clear
paper: white, brown
ink: black
metal: silver
paint: red
tooth: white
plastic: white, black
fabric: white
Inscriptions
Printed on label on back of frame: "Wisdom #38, mixed media, Marcie Hleck, 2001. // shadowbox // studio"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 23.9 cm x Width 23.9 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Key has come undone from glue, is loose inside collage
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. W. Kozakewich; CD #2
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by Dr. W. Kozakewich from Calgary, Alberta; this collage was created by a patient of his, Paige Smith, in appreciation of his removing her wisdom tooth; the collage is made up of found objects she collects from garage sales and flea markets, which she then arranges in composition to express an emotion; the 'N 38' Bingo chip represents her wisdom tooth, number 38, and the date on the key, March 2000, represents the date it was extracted
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Wisdom #48 [dental collage]

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Dates
1998
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
010020314
Description
Artistic collage inspired by dentistry; black plastic frame with clear glass surface; collage is set into white paper matte; collage includes white accounting sheet from the Canadian Bank of Commerce printed with blue ink and handwritten with black ink; brown wooden die; silver metal key; red woode…
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Accession Number
010020314
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Art
Dentistry -- pictorial works
Description
Artistic collage inspired by dentistry; black plastic frame with clear glass surface; collage is set into white paper matte; collage includes white accounting sheet from the Canadian Bank of Commerce printed with blue ink and handwritten with black ink; brown wooden die; silver metal key; red wooden game piece; white receipt printed with black ink from Divide, Saskatachewan; brown tag with brown fabric string with concentric circle design printed with brown ink
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Paige Smith
Site Made (City)
Calgary
Site Made (State)
Alberta
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1998
Date Remarks
Based on donors remarks
Material
glass: clear
paper: white, brown
ink: black, blue, brown
metal: silver
paint: red
tooth: white
plastic: white, black
wood: brown
Inscriptions
Embossed on back of frame: "IKEA // 06 // PS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 23.9 cm x Width 23.9 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Key has come undone from glue, is loose inside collage
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. W. Kozakewich; CD #2
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by Dr. W. Kozakewich from Calgary, Alberta; this collage was created by a patient of his, Paige Smith, in appreciation of his removing her wisdom tooth; the collage is made up of found objects she collects from garage sales and flea markets, which she then arranges in composition to express an emotion; the old receipt numbered 48 represents wisdom tooth number 48, and the stamped date, 01 June 1998, represents the date it was extracted
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HAAO honour roll pin

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Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
005006002
Description
An honour roll pin from the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario; the pin (a) has a red cross in the centre with a white trim around each arm of the cross, and a gold wreath encircling most of the cross; beneath the cross is a smooth area that looks as if it may have been used for engraving …
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Accession Number
005006002
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
An honour roll pin from the Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario; the pin (a) has a red cross in the centre with a white trim around each arm of the cross, and a gold wreath encircling most of the cross; beneath the cross is a smooth area that looks as if it may have been used for engraving a name or date, but was never used.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother, Claire Ellen "Penny" Bennett (Mrs. C.W. Bennett), who died in 1989; she was a long-time member of the KGH Women's Aid and worked as a volunteer in the auxiliary's hospital coffee shop for 25 ears, retired in 1977.
Maker
LG Balfour Co.
Site Made (City)
Attleboro
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1964
circa 1964
Date Remarks
The association adopted the name "Hospital Auxiliary Association" in 1950; Marilyn Bennett (donor).
Material
metal: red, white, yellow
Inscriptions
"H // A // A//" on the cross (one on each arm, excluding the bottom one); "BALFOUR" engraved on the back of the cross
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some very minor wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
002026001; CD #1
Research Facts
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association is a provincial body encompassing all of the local auxiliaries, including KGH; they formed in 1910 and are still in existence.
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commemorative plaque

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Dates
1966
circa 1966
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
010020046
Description
Commemorative plaque given by the Alberta Dental Association; engraved brass plate mounted on wooden base by four small screws in corners; orange metal attachment and silver metal attachment on back to mount plaque on wall
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Accession Number
010020046
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Dentists
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Commemorative plaque given by the Alberta Dental Association; engraved brass plate mounted on wooden base by four small screws in corners; orange metal attachment and silver metal attachment on back to mount plaque on wall
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Site Made (City)
Calgary
Site Made (State)
Alberta
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1966
circa 1966
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
wood: brown
metal: yellow, orange, silver
Inscriptions
Engraved on front: "50 // C. MONTAGUE SNOW //as a token of // Honor and Congratulations // From // The Alberta Dental Association // on the occasion of // Fifty Years of practice // 1916-1966"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 22.7 cm x Width 17.8 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Some scratches on metal; metal is slightly loosened from wood; wood worn at edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
J. Diane Snow
CD #9
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by J. Diane Snow from Vancouver, British Columbia and was originally owned by her father Dr. Cecil Montague Snow; who was an itinerant dentist from 1929-1942 in rural Saskatchewan, after which he settled in Calgary, Alberta; he graduated from the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, University of Maryland in 1916
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