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Dates
1940
1959
circa 1940-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
1956.1.1
Description
Model of hand holding a scalpel.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1956.1.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Art
Medicine in Art
Sculpture
Description
Model of hand holding a scalpel.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr.R.I. Harris.
Site Made (Country)
Scotland
Dates
1940
1959
circa 1940-1959
Date Remarks
Original record had "1940-50.s"
Material
plastic: flesh; black; silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B1-1
Dimension Notes
Length 20.3 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Edge of scalpel broken off.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
See Bulletin, Vol. 29, No. 7, April 1956, p. 157; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Mould of the hand of Sir James Syme, professor of Clinical Surgery at Edinburgh University (1833-69); he was a celebrated surgeon especially noted for his amputation skill and techniques; John Brown, a pupil, suggested having a mould made for posterity; the original is in the Anatomical Museum of the University of Edinburgh; presented to Dr. R.I. Harris by Sir James Learmonth, chairman of Clinical Surgery, Edinburgh University, after a lecture given on Sir James Syme.
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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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Medicinal Plants [medicinal plants print]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1847
Dates
1930
1950
circa - 1930 - 1950
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
995003069 a-b
Description
Wood framed colour print (a) paper with printed illustrations of 13 plants with medicinal properties; (b) wood and glass frame with a wire attached to the sides and backed with coroplast.
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Accession Number
995003069 a-b
Collection
Angada Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Plants, Medicinal -- pictorial works
Description
Wood framed colour print (a) paper with printed illustrations of 13 plants with medicinal properties; (b) wood and glass frame with a wire attached to the sides and backed with coroplast.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - picture
b - frame
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (City)
Detroit
Site Made (State)
Michigan
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1950
circa - 1930 - 1950
Material
wood: brown
glass: clear
metal: silver
paper: off-white
ink: black; green; yellow; blue
Inscriptions
Printed under plants: "MEDICINAL PLANTS - PARKE, DAVIS & CO, DETROIT MICHIGAN"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005 2005 Floor
Length
a - 65.6
b - 73.7
Width
a - 63.1
b - 71.7
Depth
a - 0.1
b - 1.6
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Picture backed with acidic masonite; frame had improper wire at the back; frame shows minor wear -- especially at the corners
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis. Wikipedia
Research Facts
Parke-Davis and Company was founded in Detroit, Michigan by Dr. Samuel P. Duffield, a physician and pharmacist. In 1860 Dr. Duffield owned a small drugstore at the corner of Gratiot and Woodward Avenues. Dr. Duffield made a variety of pharmaceutical preparations, including Hoffman’s anodyne and mercurial ointment, but was overwhelmed by the operations of the business.
In 1871 the company sent expeditions to Central and South America and the West Indies in search of medicinal plants. The company produced an herbal laxative drug Cascara found from Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
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Dr. Banting with Test Tubes [caricature drawing]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11500
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
002050118
Description
Original hand drawn pen and ink caricature drawing of Canadian medical scientist, physician, painter, and Nobel laureate Dr. Frederick Grant Banting on cream paper; signed by Banting and the artist in ink and additional signature in pencil.
  1 image  
Accession Number
002050118
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Physicians -- portraits
Art
Art -- portraits
Description
Original hand drawn pen and ink caricature drawing of Canadian medical scientist, physician, painter, and Nobel laureate Dr. Frederick Grant Banting on cream paper; signed by Banting and the artist in ink and additional signature in pencil.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Burns Plewes.
Maker
J. W. Mclaren
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Date Remarks
Prior to death in 1941
Material
paper: tan
ink: black
lead: grey
Inscriptions
"Dr. F. G. Banting // F. G. Banting // J. W. Mclaren"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
27.7 cm
Width
21.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Previously framed as small border in orignal paper colour exposed paper yellowed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Document
Research Facts
Sir Frederick Grant Banting KBE MC FRS FRSC (November 14, 1891 – February 21, 1941) was a Canadian medical scientist, physician, painter, and Nobel laureate noted as the co-discoverer of insulin and its therapeutic potential.
In 1923 Banting and John James Rickard Macleod received the Nobel Prize in Medicine. Banting shared the award money with his colleague, Dr. Charles Best. As of November 2016, Banting, who received the Nobel Prize at age 32, remains the youngest Nobel laureate in the area of Physiology/Medicine. In 1923 the Government of Canada granted Banting a lifetime annuity to continue his work. In 1934 he was knighted by King George V.
Mclaren was a naturalist, author, poet and an original member of the cast of "Dumbells" a troop of soldiers in WWI who continued as entertainers in civilian life later.
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The One Man Sandbag Filler [print]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9051
Dates
1940
1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
002050383
Description
Faded paper poster made on a mimeograph or duplicating machine with purple ink depicting two men in uniform, one reading a newspaper, smoking a cigarette and the other shoveling sand into a tripod holding a canvas sand bag and dripping sweat.
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Accession Number
002050383
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Caricatures
Description
Faded paper poster made on a mimeograph or duplicating machine with purple ink depicting two men in uniform, one reading a newspaper, smoking a cigarette and the other shoveling sand into a tripod holding a canvas sand bag and dripping sweat.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1940
1960
Date Remarks
Date mimeograph machine common in offices
Inscriptions
"THE ONE MAN SANDBAG // FILLER // B-----Y FINE // INVENTION // WEST OUT RE // EYE OPENER // B----Y ROTTONE // INVNETION // one thrid of the British Army is at present Filling sand bags - one sixth are // holding and one sixth are filling the bags // QEC"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-3 Box A
Length
33.0 cm
Width
20.4 cm
Condition Remarks
faded ink and one edge is brittle
Copy Type
reproduction
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
Prev. # AM1303
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Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario [commercial postcard]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2503
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
996001466
Description
Colourized postcard of medium-weight card of Hotel Dieu Hospital with spires of St. Mary's Roman Catholic church in background; shows the bask view of the "operating room", Sydenham Wing, the Brock Wing, the St. Joseph Wing and the Chapel; and another building later torn down for the Centenary Wing…
  2 images  
Accession Number
996001466
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- pictorial works
Description
Colourized postcard of medium-weight card of Hotel Dieu Hospital with spires of St. Mary's Roman Catholic church in background; shows the bask view of the "operating room", Sydenham Wing, the Brock Wing, the St. Joseph Wing and the Chapel; and another building later torn down for the Centenary Wing; card is unused.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
PhotoGelatine Engraving Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Ottawa
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Date Remarks
St. Joseph Wing present, but Centenary is not
Material
paper: red; green; buff; blue; black
Inscriptions
Front reads: "Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario. - 40"; back reads: "Post card // Photogelatine Engraving Co. Ltd. Ottawa // PECo. Ottawa // Made in Canada"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.8 cm. x Width: 13.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Small bend, upper left corner; bend marks middle of right side; bend mark lower left quadrant
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Building plan of Hotel Dieu (1996) and a plaque erected in front of the old main entrance; "The Way We Care", Dept. of Public Relations, Hotel Dieu Hospital; "From Words to loving action ..." by Sister Loretta Gaffney, p. 26
Research Facts
Located at 166 Brock St., Hotel Dieu Hospital now takes up an entire block framed by Johnson, Bagot, Brock, and Sydenham Streets; initially was the Regiopolis College, incorporated March 4, 1837; cornerstone of the central portion of the building was laid by school's founder, Bishop Alexander Macdonell, June 11, 1839 (what is now Sydenham Wing); 1866 College given full degree-granting powers (rarely used) and closed in 1869 because of money problems; in 1892 it was acquired by the Religious Hospitallers of St. Joseph and they opened Hotel Dieu Hospital; the college reopened and continued elsewhere; the first Hotel Dieu Hospital set up by Amable Bournonniere in 1845 where the Sydenham and Brock Street Apartments were; 1899 - modern operating room built on the corner of Johnson and Sydenham; 1909 - Brock Wing added; 1930 - St. Joseph's Wong; 1947 - New Jeanne Mance Residence; 1950 - Centenary Wing opened (has a rounded end)
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William Conrad Roentgen 1845-1923 [print]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11353
Dates
1945
1950
circa 1945-1950
Collection
Dr. Charles Hayter Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
999027001
Description
Reproduction colour print bust portrait of William Conrad Roentgen in a simple wooden frame.
  1 image  
Accession Number
999027001
Collection
Dr. Charles Hayter Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Physicians -- portraits
Description
Reproduction colour print bust portrait of William Conrad Roentgen in a simple wooden frame.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by the St. Vincent de Paul Hospital in Brockville.
Maker
GE X-ray Corporation
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1945
1950
circa 1945-1950
Date Remarks
Date is printed on the artifact
Material
wood: brown
paper: off white
ink: blue, black, red, white, brown
Inscriptions
Reproduced on the print with ink, "copyright symbol 1945 // G.E. X-RAY CORPN., Chicago // Othmar Hoffler //" written on the matting surrounding the print " William Conrad Roentgen // 1845-1923"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005 2005-2-1
Length
45.6 cm
Width
38.5 cm
Depth
2.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The frame is in good condition from the front; the framers tape is beginning to pull away from the back top right corner; the matting is dirty; the print is also dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
Internet: "William Konrad Roentgen, University of Chicago, Department of Neurology"
Research Facts
William Roentgen discovered x-rays in 1895 through many years of experimentation; he was awarded the Nobel prize for this discovery in 1901; he was born and educated in Germany.
Exhibit History
To display in Museum (North Gallery Room 1013): "Electricity and the Invisible Ray," Oct. 2006.
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Dates
1930
1944
circa 1930-1944
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
005026011
Description
A black and white photograph depicting Christmas decorations.
  1 image  
Accession Number
005026011
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Household Articles -- pictorial works
Description
A black and white photograph depicting Christmas decorations.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Kingston pharmacist W. R. Grant.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1944
circa 1930-1944
Date Remarks
Based on accompanying artefacts.
Material
paper: black, white
Inscriptions
"15" stamped in pink on the back
"Some of the // Xmas decorations in // opsl (?indecipherable?) - down by // (the rest is indecipherable)" hand printed in pencil on the back
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #5
Dimension Notes
Length 8.3 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Some very minor wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Grant worked at Kingston General Hospital for a time in the early 1940s and then after the Second World War operated his own Pharmacy in Kingston.
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Dates
1930
1944
circa 1930-1944
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
005026012
Description
A black and white photograph depicting Kingston General Hospital's dispensary.
  1 image  
Accession Number
005026012
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Hospital Departments -- pictorial works
Pharmacy Service, Hospital -- pictorial works
Description
A black and white photograph depicting Kingston General Hospital's dispensary.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Kingston pharmacist W. R. Grant.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1944
circa 1930-1944
Date Remarks
Based on accompanying artefacts.
Material
paper: black, white
Inscriptions
"15" stamped in pink on the back
"'The Little Room' // Top of safe in // lower rt hand corner" hand printed in pencil on the back
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #5
Dimension Notes
Length 8.3 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Some very minor wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Grant worked at Kingston General Hospital for a time in the early 1940s and then after the Second World War operated his own Pharmacy in Kingston.
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Dates
1940
1949
circa 1940-1949
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
005026017
Description
A black and white photograph depicting a dark hallway with a stretcher in Kingston General Hospital's outpatient department.
  1 image  
Accession Number
005026017
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Hospital Departments -- pictorial works
Outpatient Clinics, Hospital -- pictorial works
Description
A black and white photograph depicting a dark hallway with a stretcher in Kingston General Hospital's outpatient department.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Kingston pharmacist W. R. Grant.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
1949
circa 1940-1949
Date Remarks
The photograph is dated.
Material
paper: black, white
Inscriptions
"6 9 4 E" stamped in pink on the back
"OutPatient Dept. KGH , 1940s" hand printed in pencil on the back
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #5
Dimension Notes
Length 8.3 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Some very minor wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Grant worked at Kingston General Hospital for a time in the early 1940s and then after the Second World War operated his own Pharmacy in Kingston.
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