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KGH commemorative pin

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Dates
1988
circa 1988
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996028060
Description
A white and gold-coloured pin with a banner underneath; circular shape divided into four white areas by four gold-coloured windmill arms that run from the centre to the edge of the pin; banner has one fold at each end
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Accession Number
996028060
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Commemorative and Association Items
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
A white and gold-coloured pin with a banner underneath; circular shape divided into four white
areas by four gold-coloured windmill arms that run from the centre to the edge of the pin; banner
has one fold at each end
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate
Maker
A.C.E.
Site Made (City)
Winnipeg
Site Made (State)
Manitoba
Site Made (Country)
Canada /Taiwan
Dates
1988
circa 1988
Date Remarks
Centennial Celebration was held in June of 1988
Material
metal: white; yellow
Inscriptions
"K.G.H." "1888-1988"; on reverse: "A.C.E. // WINNIPEG // TAIWAN" (see accession sheet for sketch)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Width 2.0 cm. x Depth 8.0 mm. x Diam. : 1.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Pristine condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms" by Marilyn Boston (?); "Kingston This Week (800 Turn Out as
KGH Nursing School Turns 100)", June 15, 1988, p. 2B; additional Centennial Celebration artifacts:
"Notebooks on Reunion Planning" (Folder #8), "Reunion Scrapbook" (Folder
#9), "Reunion Videos of the Centennail Celebration Weekend" (Folder #10); CD #9
Research Facts
The Centennial Celebration was held June 3-5, 1988; the slogan for the event was "A Century of Caring";
over 800 former KGH Nursing School graduates attended; the design of the KGH pin was first
introduced in 1894 and was used until the school closed in 1974
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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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