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doctor's office sign

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Dates
1930
1980
1930-1980
Collection
Dr. Charles Basil Garner Church Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
000015003
Description
Brass sign; on one side it has the hours of operation the other indicates patients can walk in; two screw holes on top of walk in side; two much smaller holes on the side edges.
  1 image  
Accession Number
000015003
Collection
Dr. Charles Basil Garner Church Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Location Directories and Signs
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- sign, office
Description
Brass sign; on one side it has the hours of operation the other indicates patients can walk in; two screw holes on top of walk in side; two much smaller holes on the side edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Charles Basil Garner Church, the donor's father in law; he may have practiced in Perth Ontario; 1930-1980.
Dates
1930
1980
1930-1980
Date Remarks
Date based on when the doctor was practising.
Material
metal: yellow
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed in black ink on the front in side depressions made for the letters "WALK IN"; on the back printed in black ink in depressions made for the characters "OFFICE HOURS // 2 TO 4 P.M. // AND BY // APPOINTMENT"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-15
Dimension Notes
Length 15.2 cm x Width 8.8 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
There are some streaks on the front indicating it was not well wiped when last polished; the back shows many signs of water getting behind it; there is paint; corrosion, and dirt.
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: "Potions, Pills and Prescriptions"; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Xmas 1915 Compliments of the Season from Lieut. Col. C. H. MacLaren and Officers Headquarters Staff First Canadian Artillery Brigade [Print]

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Dates
1940
1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
002050381
Description
Very faded paper poster made on a mimeograph or duplicating machine with purple ink depicting Christmas greetings showing a stack of cannonballs, cannon, two men in uniforms with one holding a cannon pounder; upper left corner missing a circular spot with oily stain indicating the poster was at one…
  2 images  
Accession Number
002050381
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
Description
Very faded paper poster made on a mimeograph or duplicating machine with purple ink depicting Christmas greetings showing a stack of cannonballs, cannon, two men in uniforms with one holding a cannon pounder; upper left corner missing a circular spot with oily stain indicating the poster was at one time attached to wall with adhesive.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1940
1960
Date Remarks
Date mimeograph machine common in offices
Material
paper: tan ink: purple
Inscriptions
"XMAS 1915 // PIECE AND GOOD WILL // COMPLIMENTS OF // THE SEASON FROM // LIEUT. COL. C. H. MACLAREN AND OFFICERS // HEADQUARTERS STAFF // FIRST CANADIAN ARTILLIERY // BRIGADE B. E. F."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-3 Box A
Length
33.0 cm
Width
20.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
ink faded, missing spot in upper left top corner
Copy Type
reproduction
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Prev. # AM1305
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Compliments of the Season - From the General Staff of the 2nd Canadian Division. [print]

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Dates
1940
1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
002050382
Description
Faded paper poster made on a mimeograph or duplicating machine with purple ink depicting Christmas greetings depicting a scene in Holland with a wood windmill, men in uniform all over, man on top of windmill with spyglass, artillery shells bursting, wood house and pigs, chicken dog and cat running …
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Accession Number
002050382
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
Description
Faded paper poster made on a mimeograph or duplicating machine with purple ink depicting Christmas greetings depicting a scene in Holland with a wood windmill, men in uniform all over, man on top of windmill with spyglass, artillery shells bursting, wood house and pigs, chicken dog and cat running away.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1940
1960
Date Remarks
Date mimeograph machine common in offices
Inscriptions
"The Compliments // of the Season // From THE GENERAL STAFF // OF THE 2ND C ANADIAN DIVISION"; in a stamp in corner: "ASST. DIRECTOR MEDICAL SERVICES // 2ND DIVISION // CANADIANS // 23 DEC 1915"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-3 Box A
Length
33.0 cm
Width
20.4 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Ink faded
Copy Type
reproduction
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Prev. # AM1304
Images
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Dates
1927
1979
circa 1927-1979
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
997037575
Description
Metal-framed business sign for doctor's office, consisting of a wooden rectangle with a glass front face and painted wood beneath; frame has four mounting brackets attached to back perimeter of sign: two on top, two on bottom, each approximately 9 cm from edge; back is solid and flat; frame is atta…
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Accession Number
997037575
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Location Directories and Signs
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- sign, office
Description
Metal-framed business sign for doctor's office, consisting of a wooden rectangle with a glass front face and painted wood beneath; frame has four mounting brackets attached to back perimeter of sign: two on top, two on bottom, each approximately 9 cm from edge; back is solid and flat; frame is attached by 15 screws along outside edge.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Dates
1927
1979
circa 1927-1979
Date Remarks
Spans working life of Dr. H. G. Bird
Material
glass: clear
metal: black
wood: black; yellow
Inscriptions
Stencilled in paint on front: "DR. GODFREY BIRD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-16
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length 62.0 cm x Width 23.0 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Green tarnish on frame, spots of inactive corrosion; dried paint on glass; paint chipped on lettering; sticky residue on glass.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A Lifetime in Medicine." by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird
Images
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Dates
1950
1959
1950-1959
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
005018003
Description
Lead pencil with six sided barrell painted white, brass ferrule holding small amount of brown rubber; one side has 'Kingston General Hospital' in gold ink; sharpened wiht a small amount of lead showing.
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Accession Number
005018003
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- advertisements
Description
Lead pencil with six sided barrell painted white, brass ferrule holding small amount of brown rubber; one side has 'Kingston General Hospital' in gold ink; sharpened wiht a small amount of lead showing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother-in-law, Pauline Swain (nee Kreiner) a 1955 graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
1950-1959
Material
wood: brown
ink: white, gold
metal: yellow
rubber: brown
Inscriptions
"KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL" printed on one side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Length
15.5 cm
Diameter
0.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear on the surfaces; rubber hardened
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Pauline Swain October 1932 - December 2004
Images
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Dates
1950
1959
1950-1959
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
005018012
Description
Lead pencil with six sided barrell painted white, brass ferrule holding small amount of brown rubber; one side has 'Kingston General Hospital' in gold ink; sharpened wiht a small amount of lead showing.
  4 images  
Accession Number
005018012
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- advertisements
Description
Lead pencil with six sided barrell painted white, brass ferrule holding small amount of brown rubber; one side has 'Kingston General Hospital' in gold ink; sharpened wiht a small amount of lead showing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother-in-law, Pauline Swain (nee Kreiner) a 1955 graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
1950-1959
Material
wood: brown
ink: white, gold
metal: yellow
rubber: brown
Inscriptions
"KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL" printed on one side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Length
15.5 cm
Diameter
0.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear on the surfaces; rubber hardened
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Pauline Swain October 1932 - December 2004
Images
Less detail
Dates
1950
1959
1950-1959
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
005018013
Description
Lead pencil with six sided barrell painted white, brass ferrule holding small amount of brown rubber; one side has 'Kingston General Hospital' in gold ink; sharpened with a small amount of lead showing.
  4 images  
Accession Number
005018013
Collection
Pauline Swain Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- advertisements
Description
Lead pencil with six sided barrell painted white, brass ferrule holding small amount of brown rubber; one side has 'Kingston General Hospital' in gold ink; sharpened with a small amount of lead showing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother-in-law, Pauline Swain (nee Kreiner) a 1955 graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
1950-1959
Material
wood: brown
ink: white, gold
metal: yellow
rubber: brown
Inscriptions
"KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL" printed on one side
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Length
15.5 cm
Diameter
0.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear on the surfaces; rubber hardened
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Pauline Swain October 1932 - December 2004
Images
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Relieving Pain Quickly with Radway's Ready Relief For Muscular Aches and Pains [advertising brochure]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12811
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.189
Description
An advertising brochure for Radway's Ready Relief; one page, folded vertically down centre; describes and depicts usage and contains product cautions.
  2 images  
Accession Number
1977.12.189
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
MM= Drugs -- headache remedies -- advertisements
MM= Drugs -- toothache remedies -- advertisements
Description
An advertising brochure for Radway's Ready Relief; one page, folded vertically down centre; describes and depicts usage and contains product cautions.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Maker
Radway & Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on the front cover: "RELIEVING PAIN QUICKLY // with // RADWAY'S READY RELIEF // For Muscular Aches and Pains"; headlines on interior: "MUSCULES SORE?", "FEET GET COLD EASILY?", "MINOR SPRAINS AND STRAINS", "TOOTHACHE", "NEURALGIA", "HEADACHE", "INSECT BITES", "GAS PAINS"; title on reverse: "FOR USING RADWAY'S READY RELIEF // TO BEST ADVANTAGE // follow these directions:"; printed at bottom: "Owned and Distributed by // RADWAY & CO., Inc. New York, U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Length
21.6 cm
Width
16.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed very slightly; severely creased vertically down centre; moderately creased vertically four times
Copy Type
Original
Images
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A Great English Remedy Sir J. Clarke's Pills (John H. Fiske) for Periodical Irregularities [advertising brochure]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12812
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.190
Description
An advertising brochure for Sir J. Clarke's Pills for Periodical Irregularities; single sheet folded in half; one side French, the other is in English.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1977.12.190
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Advertising
MM= Drugs -- hemagogue/emmenagogue -- advertisements
Description
An advertising brochure for Sir J. Clarke's Pills for Periodical Irregularities; single sheet folded in half; one side French, the other is in English.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
paper: cream
ink: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on the front cover: "A GREAT // ENGLISH REMEDY // SIR J. CLARKE'S PILLS // (JOHN H. FISKE) // For // PERIODICAL IRREGULARITIES", "AGENTS // G. C. BRIGGS & SONS -- MORRISBURG, ONTARIO, CANADA"; titles on reverse: "FOREWORD", "NOTICE // There are 50 pills in each bottle packed in a special white powder. // DIRECTIONS FOR TAKING // GENERAL", "FOR AMENORRHEA", "FOR MENORRHAGIA", "and DYSEMENORRHEA", "FOR LEUKORRHEA", "FOR PROLAPSUS UTERI", "RELIEF FROM REGULAR MONTHLY FUNCTIONAL PAIN AND DISTURBANCES"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Length
24.7 cm
Width
19.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed slightly; ink on english title side has faded; one severe crease vertically down the centre; 2 slight vertical creases down either side of central fold
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

How to Get Best Results with Golden Medical Discovery [advertising booklet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7156
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
1977.12.197
Description
An original cream-coloured advertising paper booklet with black print and glued spine; four double-sided pages with images of medication packaging.
  2 images  
Accession Number
1977.12.197
Author
Anonymous
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Advertising
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- all-purpose cures -- advertising
Description
An original cream-coloured advertising paper booklet with black print and glued spine; four double-sided pages with images of medication packaging.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
Style of graphics
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
"How to get // BEST RESULTS // with // Golden Medical Discovery" printed on one of the pages.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Length
12.0 cm
Width
5.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Shows wear around edges.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

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