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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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commemorative pin

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Dates
1950
circa 1950
Collection
Auxiliary Archives Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
Commemorative Award
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
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
Commemorative Award
MeSH Heading
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
Timeline
Reference Comments
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario, “Highlights of our History”. http://www.haao.com/pdfs/History%20Highlights%20of%20HAAO.pdf
Research Facts
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario is a provincial body encompassing all of the local auxiliaries, including Kingston General Hospital; they formed in 1910 and are still in existence.
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Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario [commemorative pin]

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Dates
1962
1987
circa 1962-1987
Collection
Auxiliary Archives Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
Commemorative Award
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
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
Commemorative Award
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 Diameter 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
1962
1987
circa 1962-1987
Date Remarks
The association adopted the name "Hospital Auxiliaries Association" in 1962, and to "Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario" in 1987.
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
Timeline
Reference Comments
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario, “Highlights of our History”. http://www.haao.com/pdfs/History%20Highlights%20of%20HAAO.pdf
Research Facts
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario is a provincial body encompassing all of the local auxiliaries, including Kingston General Hospital; they formed in 1910 and are still in existence.
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Collins pulmonary function machine

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Dr. Lutz Forkert Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
Accession Number
999048001 a-k
Description
Collins/DS pulmonary function machine consists of a plastic (a) carcass with two metal handles on opposite sides; front of carcass has a control board with switches, dials and gages which are attached to three panels that can be opened to reveal the electical insides of the machine; (b-d) rubber ho…
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Accession Number
999048001 a-k
Collection
Dr. Lutz Forkert Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
MeSH Heading
Pulmonary Diffusing Capacity -- physiology
Lung Diseases
Lung -- physiology
Description
Collins/DS pulmonary function machine consists of a plastic (a) carcass with two metal handles on opposite sides; front of carcass has a control board with switches, dials and gages which are attached to three panels that can be opened to reveal the electical insides of the machine; (b-d) rubber hoses and (e) flat printer cable extend from the opposite side of carcass; carcass also supports a removable, adjustable (f) arm which supports a metal chamber marked " DIFFUSION VALVE"; attached to the arm is a plastic (g) arm cord; same side of carcass also features outlets for a variety of connectors and sockets possibly for breathing hoses; carcass top contains an inbuilt kymograph consisting of two cylindrical plastic chambers and a (h) drum; drum is capable of rotation between the two chambers as they slide along metal rods being either lowered into the carcass or rising above carcass top; machine comes with a (i) pack of chart paper, and two (j-k) loose chart sheets
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - Collins/DS machine - Size: Length 1.0 m x Width 76.0 cm x Width 44.0 cm
b - rubber hose - Size: Length 1.75 m x Diam. 2.0 cm
c - rubber hose - Size: Length 2.03 m x Diam. 2.0 cm
d - rubber hose - Size: Length 2.36 m x Diam. 2.0 cm
e - flat printer cable - Size: Length 1.44 m x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
f - arm - Size: Length 47.0 cm x Width 35.5 cm x Depth 27.2 cm
g - arm cord - Size: Length 73.0 cm x Width 32.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
h - drum - Size: Lenght 28.5 cm x Diam 15.5 cm
i - pack of chart paper - Size: Length 50.5 cm x Width 22.5 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
j-k - loose chart sheets - Size: Length 50.0cm x Width 27.5 cm
Provenance
Used by Dr. Lutz Forkert at Pulmonary Function Laboratory at KGH.
Maker
Warren E. Collins Inc
Site Made (City)
Braintree
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Date based on information in donor file.
Material
plastic: tan, black, brown, clear, grey, cream, orange, yellow, blue
metal: tan, brown, black, yellow, blue, white, green, red
rubber: clear
glass: clear
paper: white, cream, green
paint: tan, brown
Inscriptions
Printed on sticker affixed to Collins/DS machine: "Bionetics LTEE LTD. // MONTREAL, (514) 334-2340 // TORONTO, (416) 491-8984"; printed on plastic plate affixed to machine: "Collins/DS";
printed on sticker affixed to kymograph plastic chamber: "Bell Cat. No. 700278"; printed on sticker affixed to kymograph plastic chamber: "Bell Cat. No. 21354"; printed on metal plate affixed to back of Collins/DS machine: "APEX DS // CAT. NO. 02725 // SERIAL NO. 0241 // WARREN E. COLLINS INC. // BRAINTREE, MA 02184 // MADE IN USA"; printed on sticker affixed to back of Collins/DS machine: "KGH CLINICAL ENGINEERING // CONTROL NO. 1135";
Printed on sticker affixed to back of Collins/DS machine: ''CAUTION // Electric shock hazard; do not // remove cover. Refer servicing to // qualified service personnel"; printed on sticker affixed to kymograph plastic chamber: "Bell Factor 41.45 ml/mm"; printed on metal box attached to arm: "DIFFUSION VALVE"; printed on chart paper: "COLLINS CHART PAPER // REORDER CHART PAPER 22023"; printed on pack of chart paper: "SURVEY SPIROMETER // CHART PAPER // RECORDING CHARTS GRAPHIC CONTROLS CANADA LTD. GANANOQUE, ONTARIO MADE IN CANADA // CHART NO. COL 22035"
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-Floor
Condition Remarks
Minor scratching around dial on carcass of machine; some adhesive residue on carcass; minor rust, scratches and paint wearing off arm; minor scratching on kymograph drum
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Lutz Forker; CD #6.
Research Facts
Used to measure lung volumes, expanded air flows and carbon monoxide transfer in cases of emphysema, asthma, lung disease, scarring and abnormalities; patient was connected to machine by breathing into tubes; part of larger laboratory equipment set; the machine rested on a desk equipped with gas tanks and was accompanied by a IBM-clone computer.
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Collins 4/20 machine

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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Dr. Lutz Forkert Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
Accession Number
999048002
Description
Collins 4/20 machine consists of unit with keyboard, an LCD screen and a slot for printing out records.
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Accession Number
999048002
Collection
Dr. Lutz Forkert Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
MeSH Heading
Pulmonary Diffusing Capacity -- physiology
Lung Diseases
Lung -- physiology
Description
Collins 4/20 machine consists of unit with keyboard, an LCD screen and a slot for printing out records.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Lutz Forkert at Pulmonary Function Laboratory at KGH.
Maker
Warren E. Collins Inc
Site Made (City)
Braintree
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Date based on information in donor file
Material
metal: silver
plastic: tan, grey, black, brown, transparent, cream, orange
Inscriptions
Printed on plastic plate on machine: "Collins420"; printed on sticker affixed to machine: "Bionetics LTEE LTD. // MONTREAL, (514) 334-2340 // TORONTO, (416) 491-8984"
Permanent Location
Storage Room W1
W1-Floor
Dimension Notes
Length 41.0 cm x Width 29.5 cm x Depth 15.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Machine has some adhesive residue.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Dr.Lutz Forkert; accompanies 999.048.001.
Research Facts
Collins 4/20 machine functions and is stored with Collins/DS pulmonary function machine.
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Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario [commemorative pin]

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Dates
1964
circa 1964
Collection
Dr. Clifford W. Bennett Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
Commemorative Award
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
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
Commemorative Award
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 Kingston General Hospital Women's Aid and worked as a volunteer in the auxiliary's hospital coffee shop for 25 years, 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
Marilyn Bennett (donor remarks); The association adopted the name "Hospital Auxiliaries Association" in 1962, and to "Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario" in 1987..
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
Depth
0.6 cm
Diameter
2.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.6 cm x Diameter 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some very minor wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Timeline
Reference Comments
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario, “Highlights of our History”. http://www.haao.com/pdfs/History%20Highlights%20of%20HAAO.pdf
Research Facts
The Hospital Auxiliaries Association of Ontario is a provincial body encompassing all of the local auxiliaries, including Kingston General Hospital; they formed in 1910 and are still in existence.
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