Skip header and navigation

Refine By

   MORE

1543 records – page 1 of 155.

graduation pin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact644
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002024
Description
Gold pin; white ground with gold trim; "KGH" to central area
  2 images  
Accession Number
995002024
Author
Lillian Lord
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Gold pin; white ground with gold trim; "KGH" to central area
Provenance
Awarded to Lillian Lord during commencement of KGH School of Nursing, 1919
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Date Remarks
Date of Lillian Lord's graduation
Material
metal: white; yellow
Inscriptions
To front centre: "KGH"; engraved to back: "L L // 1919 // 14 K [symbol that resembles a "C"
with a "3" inside - see accession sheet for drawing]
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Diam. : 2.0 cm.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Owned by Lillian Mary (Lord) Dougherty, who graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1919, while she was a nursing student.
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour - 09/95
Images
Less detail

graduation pin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact645
Dates
1888
circa 1888
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002025
Description
Sterling silver pin; geometric and leaf decorative markings; bar header; swinging plaque body; medallion to centre of body; with inscription front and back
  2 images  
Accession Number
995002025
Author
Mary O'Hara
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Sterling silver pin; geometric and leaf decorative markings; bar header; swinging plaque
body; medallion to centre of body; with inscription front and back
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Awarded to Mary O'Hara at KGH Training School for Nurses Commencement, 1888
Dates
1888
circa 1888
Date Remarks
Date of Mary O'Hara's graduation
Material
silver: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL // TRAINING // SCHOOL // FOR // NURSES; engraved
to back: "Mary O'Hara // GRADUATED // Sept. 11th 1888"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.0 cm. x Width 4.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
slightly tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Exhibit History
On exhibit at Museum, Jan. 22, 2001-June 9, 2008.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002026
Description
Oval bedpan with circular spout
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002026
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Oval bedpan with circular spout
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Date to be confirmed by donor
Material
ceramic: off-white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 40.0 cm. x Width: 23.0 cm. x Depth: 11.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Shows little wear; some staining; small chips on spout and 2 cracks (1.25 and 1.0); hairline
crack (1.0); base shows evidence of wear on the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002027
Description
Oval bedpan with blue-lined edges
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002027
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Toilet Facilities
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Home Nursing -- bedpan
Description
Oval bedpan with blue-lined edges
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Material
metal:
enamel: off-white; blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-N1-4
Temporary Location
On display "Doctor's Treatment Room c1930" at Museum of Health Care 20 Feb 2016.
Dimension Notes
Length: 36.0 cm. x Width: 29.0 cm. x Depth: 7.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Shows negligible wear; slightly scratched at bottom front
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); CD #2
Images
Less detail

connector tube

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact650
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002030
Description
Clear glass connector tube, open at both ends with shape to allow tubing to go over top
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002030
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Description
Clear glass connector tube, open at both ends with shape to allow tubing to go over top
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Date to be confirmed by owner
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.0 cm. x Diam. : 7.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Tube is slightly soiled inside
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); CD #4
Images
Less detail

emesis basin; kidney basin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact657
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002037
Description
White enamelled kidney-shaped metal basin with blue trim along the outer edge; inner bottom has 3 small chips to the enamel; base has 3 large chips in the enamel
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002037
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- enamelware
Description
White enamelled kidney-shaped metal basin with blue trim along the outer edge; inner bottom
has 3 small chips to the enamel; base has 3 large chips in the enamel
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Date to be confirmed by owner
Material
metal: dark grey
enamel: off-white; blue
Inscriptions
Stamped onto the enamel in black: "Czecko-Slovakia"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.0 cm. x Width: 12.2 cm. x Depth: 4.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Basin has 3 large chips in the enamel on the base, one of which shows slight rusting; the
inner bottom of the basin has 3 small chips which show slight rusting; there are also 3 chips
along the outer edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002038 a-g
Description
(a) black leather kit with snap which has holders for 7 instruments: (b) catheter made of silver metal; (c) clear glass eye dropper (no top); (d) syringe made of silver-coloured metal and unscrews into 7 parts (e-g) silver-coloured metal needles which attach to a syringe
  3 images  
Accession Number
995002038 a-g
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
Description
(a) black leather kit with snap which has holders for 7 instruments: (b) catheter made of
silver metal; (c) clear glass eye dropper (no top); (d) syringe made of silver-coloured
metal and unscrews into 7 parts (e-g) silver-coloured metal needles which attach to a syringe
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - leather case - Size: Length 17.5 cm. x Width 8.0 cm. x Depth 2.0 cm.
b - catheter - Size: Length 12.3 cm. x Width 5.0 cm.
c - eye dropper - Size: Length 7.4 cm. x Width 6.0 cm.
d - syringe - Size: Length 9.0 cm. x Width 8.0 cm.
e - needle - Size: Length 4.0 cm. x Width 8.0 cm.
f - needle - Size: Length 4.7 cm. x Width 8.0 cm.
g - needle - Size: Length 3.0 cm. x Width 8.0 cm.
Provenance
Ruth Wallace (1931 KGH Nursing graduate)
Maker
The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd
Site Made (City)
Montreal; Toronto
Site Made (State)
Quebec; Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Date to be confirmed by owner
Material
leather: black
metal: silver
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-5
Condition Remarks
Leather shows some cracking; several pieces are missing; #3: leather is very stiff.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Barb (Earl) Gilbert (1963 KGH Nursing graduate and daughter of Ruth Wallace); CD #1
Exhibit History
Artefact displayed at special Mass for nurses, St. Mary's Cathedral, Sunday, May 8, 2005, 11:15 a.m.; KGH Nursing Alumnae 2005 Special exhibit, Museum of Health Care, 20 May 2005-24 June 2005
Images
Less detail

emesis basin; kidney basin

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact664
Dates
1935
circa 1935
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002044
Description
White enamelled kidney-shaped metal basin with black trim along the outer edge; the outer edges have two small paint smears; inner edges have two small chips
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002044
Author
KGH Nursing Alumnae
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies, Hospital
Nursing Care -- instrumentation
MM= Physician and Hospital Supply -- enamelware
Description
White enamelled kidney-shaped metal basin with black trim along the outer edge; the outer
edges have two small paint smears; inner edges have two small chips
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Margaret Kirkpatrick (1935 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1935
circa 1935
Material
metal: dark grey
enamel: white; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D3-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 24.0 cm. x Width: 10.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Outer edge of basin has two small beige paint smears; inner edge of basin has two small chips;
no rusting
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #2
Images
Less detail
Dates
1956
circa 1956
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002045 a-c
Description
(a,b) Identical cufflinks; each link consists of two silver ovals attached by a link which is engraved with the words "Birks Sterling"; one oval has the KGH crest on it (raised design); the other oval is partially enamelled with two diagonal red stripes on either side of a white stripe
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002045 a-c
Author
KGH Nursing Alumnae
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
(a,b) Identical cufflinks; each link consists of two silver ovals attached by a link which
is engraved with the words "Birks Sterling"; one oval has the KGH crest on it (raised
design); the other oval is partially enamelled with two diagonal red stripes on either side
of a white stripe
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Width 1.2 cm.
b - Size:
Provenance
Marilyn (Wilmot) Boston (1956 KGH Nursing graduate)
Maker
Birks
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1956
circa 1956
Date Remarks
Date to be confirmed by owner
Material
silver: silver
enamel: white; red
Inscriptions
Engraved on links: "BIRKS STERLING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Condition Remarks
Slight tarnishing
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #1
Exhibit History
Exhibit in the Hall of Honour, KGH, "The Inspiring Past—a Beacon for the Future: Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary 1905–2005"; March 2005-June 2011.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002046
Description
Purple velvet-covered rectangular shaped jewellery box, with a hinged lid; the box is made of heavy cardboard with a velvet covering on the outside and an off-white satin lining on the inside; the bottom of the box has its inside edges lined with cloth and a removable velvet-covered inset piece whi…
  1 image  
Accession Number
995002046
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
MM= Household Articles -- box/trunk
Description
Purple velvet-covered rectangular shaped jewellery box, with a hinged lid; the box is made of heavy cardboard
with a velvet covering on the outside and an off-white satin lining on the inside; the bottom of the box
has its inside edges lined with cloth and a removable velvet-covered inset piece which is flat and
holds a ring, a medal, and a pin; the top of the box hinges onto the bottom with a hinge at the back and
a clasp at the front; the jewellers' name is printed on the inside of the lid; measurements are
for closed position of lid
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Ellen Priscilla Dodd, 1931 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
Smith Bros. Jewellers
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Material
metal: yellow; dark grey
cardboard: dark grey
fabric: purple; cream
Inscriptions
The inside lid has a drawing of a lion holding a gemstone and the words, "SMITH BROS. JEWELERS //
LIMITED // 350 KING ST. KINGSTON" in printing and "E.P. Dodd 1931" written in ink
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 9.7 cm. x Width: 5.0 cm. x Depth: 3.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
The box is complete and shows very little wear; the front clasp does not always work
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Photo attached; see also 995.002.103-.105; CD #1
Research Facts
The box holds a ring (995.002.103), a medal (995.002.104), and a pin (995.002.105).
Exhibit History
KGH Nursing Alumnae 2006 Special Exhibit @ Museum of Health Care: April 19, 2006-May 30, 2007
Images
Less detail

1543 records – page 1 of 155.