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military service medals

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Dates
1914
1935
circa 1914-1935
Collection
Anne Baillie Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Military
Nursing
Awards
Classification
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Military
Nursing
Achievement awards
Accession Number
992055001 a-c
Description
(a) Five military medals attached with ribbons to a flat metal bar in (b) a shadow box with (c) an engraved plaque; the medals from left to right are: (1) a silver / gold metal medal on a red and blue striped ribbon; the medal has a round central section with four four-sided pieces coming out to fo…
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Accession Number
992055001 a-c
Collection
Anne Baillie Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Military
Nursing
Awards
Classification
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Military
Nursing
Achievement awards
MeSH Heading
Military
Military -- army
Military -- army -- R. C. A. M. C.
Military -- First World War -- World War One -- WW1 -- WWI
Military -- medals
Military -- Nursing Sisters
Military -- nurse
Military -- nursing
Awards and Prizes
MM= Numismatics -- military
Description
(a) Five military medals attached with ribbons to a flat metal bar in (b) a shadow box with (c) an engraved plaque; the medals from left to right are: (1) a silver / gold metal medal on a red and blue striped ribbon; the medal has a round central section with four four-sided pieces coming out to form an X-shape with straight outer edges; the front has a raised portrait of King George V in the centre and red enamel pieces inset into the four side pieces; the back has raised lettering in the centre and four sides; (2) the medal is on a red, white and blue striped ribbon and is made of gold metal in the shape of a four-pointed star, with a crown on the upper point; the front has a raised design of two crossed swords with a round wreath on top and a banner with dates in the centre; the back is engraved with lettering; (3) the medal is on a blue, black, white and mustard-striped ribbon and is made of dark grey / silver metal; the medal is round with raised design on the front of the side profile of King George V's head; there is raised lettering at the outer edges; the back has a raised design of a man on horseback and dates at the upper edges; the medal is attached at the top to a short, thin bar, through which the ribbon is looped; the bottom edge of the medal is engraved with letters; (4) the medal is on a purple, light blue, green, yellow and orange-striped ribbon and is made of gold-coloured metal; the medal is round with a raised design on the front side of a winged woman in a robe; the back of the medal has raised lettering; the bottom edge is engraved; this medal also has a small pin attached to the ribbon; this pin is in the shape of a cluster of oak leaves, as a raised design on the top side; (5) the last medal, on the far right, is on a blue, white and burgundy ribbon and is made of dark grey/silver metal; this medal is round with a raised design on the front of the side profiles of the head and shoulders of King George V and Queen Mary; there is raised lettering at the outer edges; the back of the medal has raised lettering and dates in the centre and a thin geometric design along the outer edges; the bar with the medals is mounted onto a flat rectangular-shaped piece of wood that fits into the back of (b) a shadow box designed to display them; the shadow box has a rectangular wooden frame and a flat clear glass front; a thin, engraved rectangular-shaped metal plaque (c) was attached to the frame; this identifies the owner/recipient of the medals..
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - medals - Size: Length 18.5 cm x Width 9.2 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
b - box - Size: Length 22.9 cm x Width 15.4 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
c - plaque - Size: Length 8.8 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Originally presented to Ann Baillie
Dates
1914
1935
circa 1914-1935
Date Remarks
Medals dates
Material
metal: silver; yellow; dark grey
glass: clear
fabric: red; blue; mustard; black; purple; yellow; green; orange; light blue; white; burgundy
wood: brown
enamel: red
Inscriptions
(a)The back of medal (1) reads, "FAITH // HOPE // CHARITY // 1883" on the four side pieces; the centre has the letters G R I // V"; the front of medal (2) has the raised dates, "1914-15" on the centre banner; the back is engraved, "N. SISTER // A. BAILLIE. // CAN.A.M.C."; (3) the raised lettering on the outer edges of the front of the medal reads, "GEORGIVS V BRITT. OMN: REX ET IND: IMP:"; the back has the raised dates, "1914 // 1918"; the outer bottom edge is engraved, "N. SISTER A. BAILLIE"; the back of medal (4) reads, "THE GREAT // WAR FOR // CIVILIZATION // 1914–1919 // ........."; the outer bottom edge is engraved, "N. SISTER A. BAILLIE"; the raised lettering on the outer edges of the front of medal (5) reads, "GEORGE . V. AND. QUEEN . MARY MAY . VI . MCMXXXV"; the back of the medal has the raised letters "GRI" in the centre and the dates "MAY 6 // 1910" and "MAY 6 // 1935" on either side of the central letters; (b) none; (c) the plaque reads, "1914–18 DECORATIONS AND MEDALS // N/S ANN BAILLIE R.R.C. // SUPERINTENDENT OF NURSES // KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL // 1924 1942"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-10
Temporary Location
On-site exhibit: "Trench Menders: Health Care in the First World War," 25 Feb, 2015.
Condition Remarks
(a) The medals show minor wear and some tarnish, but no corrosion; the ribbons show only minor wear and fading; (b) the shadow box has been opened to take the medals out for display, but is complete and shows only minor wear; (c) the plaque shows some tarnish, but no corrosion; it is fully legible
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Archives
Reference Comments
Archeion, Archives Association of Ontario, "Fonds KGH 5999-1004 - Ann Baillie fonds". https://www.archeion.ca/ann-baillie-fonds
Research Facts
Medals for Lieutenant N/S (Nursing Sister) Ann Baillie left to right: Royal Red Cross Class 2 (ARRC) awarded on 1 January 1918; 1914-1915 Star; British War Medal 1914-1920; Victory Medal 1914-1919 with an oak leaf cluster indicating a Mention-in-Dispatches; George V Silver Jubiliee medal 1935. The oakleaf pin attached to medal (4) is a reproduction purchased in October 1995.
Ann Baillie first came to the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing as a student in 1907, and graduated in 1910. Until World War I, she worked at Kingston General Hospital, and in 1915 joined the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force. She was awarded five medals for her service during the war. Upon returning to Canada, Baillie worked at Ongwanada (the Sydenham Military) Hospital in Kingston, then moved to Pennsylvania and New York for post-graduate work. In 1924, she was offered the position of Superintendent of Nurses at Kingston General Hospital. She had a lasting impact on the school, the hospital, and the nurses before passing away in 1942.
Exhibit History
On display in Nursing Exhibit in the Hall of Honour, Kingston General Hospital, Sept. 1995 to Jan. 19, 2001
On display at the Museum January 22, 2001
Images
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Dates
1930
1935
1930-1935
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020001
Description
White painted openwork style wicker infants bassinette with wood slat board base with hand written names of all the x31 babies that used this bassinette for several generations of the Barber and Brunke family including other families for their newborns; manufacturer's stamp embossed on bottom board…
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Accession Number
015020001
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Pediatrics
Household Articles
Description
White painted openwork style wicker infants bassinette with wood slat board base with hand written names of all the x31 babies that used this bassinette for several generations of the Barber and Brunke family including other families for their newborns; manufacturer's stamp embossed on bottom board; designed with openwork curved hood; marks for original leg support shown on base; thirty-one names on the base dating from 1931 until 2012.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Maker
Gendron Company
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
1935
1930-1935
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
wood: white
Inscriptions
"TORONTO // Gendron"
Permanent Location
W1 - Floor
Length
67.0 cm
Width
51.0 cm
Height
59.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Heavily painted with layers showing on base; minor break in wicker
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
internet
Reference Comments
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bassinet
Research Facts
A bassinet, bassinette, or cradle is a bed specifically for babies from birth to about four months.
Images
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mobile support stand

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Dates
1935
1945
1935-1945
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020002
Description
Home made white painted wood open style mobile support stand for white painted openwork style wicker bassinette 015.020.001 with four legs joined with shelf and four black rubber swivel casters; four metal 'L' style brackets used to keep legs attached and squared to shelf.
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Accession Number
015020002
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Household Articles
Description
Home made white painted wood open style mobile support stand for white painted openwork style wicker bassinette 015.020.001 with four legs joined with shelf and four black rubber swivel casters; four metal 'L' style brackets used to keep legs attached and squared to shelf.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1935
1945
1935-1945
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
wood: white
metal: silver
rubber: black
Permanent Location
W1 - Floor
Length
60.0 cm
Width
30.0 cm
Height
59.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Two legs are loose and repairs with additional screws broke moulding trim
Copy Type
artisan
Images
Less detail
Dates
1935
1945
1935-1945
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020003 a-m
Description
Set of seven flathead square style screws and six white domed plastic screw covers required to attach home made white painted wood open style mobile support stand for white painted openwork style wicker bassinette 015.020.001.
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Accession Number
015020003 a-m
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Equipment and Supplies
Household Articles
Description
Set of seven flathead square style screws and six white domed plastic screw covers required to attach home made white painted wood open style mobile support stand for white painted openwork style wicker bassinette 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
13
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1935
1945
1935-1945
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
metal: yellow, brown
plastic: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
5.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Images
Less detail
Dates
1950
1960
1950-1960
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020004
Description
Decorative plastic covered infant foam rubber mattress with different designs on both sides and white plastic band around sides; one side with repeating design of white background, blue bears wearing pink jacket and pink flowers with the reverse design included white background and yellow polka dot…
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Accession Number
015020004
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Pediatrics
Household Articles
Description
Decorative plastic covered infant foam rubber mattress with different designs on both sides and white plastic band around sides; one side with repeating design of white background, blue bears wearing pink jacket and pink flowers with the reverse design included white background and yellow polka dots, random squares of yellow gingham edged in orange rick rack design and cartoon animals.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1950
1960
1950-1960
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
plastic: white, blue, pink, yellow, orange
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007 0007 Closet L
Length
67.0 cm
Width
29.5 cm
Depth
3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Quilted design showing minor cracks and loose at one end
Images
Less detail
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
015020005
Description
Cream plastic covered infant foam rubber mattress with glued seams.
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Accession Number
015020005
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Pediatrics
Household Articles
Description
Cream plastic covered infant foam rubber mattress with glued seams.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
plastic: cream
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
77.0 cm
Width
31.3 cm
Depth
5.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
showing minor cracks at one end, exposed rubber at one end and at the other is a puncture through plastic and rubber with plastic peeled back
Images
Less detail
Dates
1950
1960
1950-1960
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020006
Description
Pale blue cotton rectangular mattress case hand made for infant foam rubber mattresses.
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Accession Number
015020006
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Pale blue cotton rectangular mattress case hand made for infant foam rubber mattresses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1950
1960
1950-1960
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
75.5 cm
Width
38.0 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
minor stains on one side; washed lightly
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020007
Description
Hand made pale blue cotton fabric ruffle edged with 4.5 cm gathered white cotton eyelet in two sections; flat elastic used to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Accession Number
015020007
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Hand made pale blue cotton fabric ruffle edged with 4.5 cm gathered white cotton eyelet in two sections; flat elastic used to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: blue, white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
160.5 cm
Width
26.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Research Facts
Part of 015.020 collection
Less detail
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020008
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend fabric ruffle edged with gathered white cotton eyelet; 34.0 cm gathered eyelet with decorative edge attached to 25.0 plain fabric; pocket sewn to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
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Accession Number
015020008
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend fabric ruffle edged with gathered white cotton eyelet; 34.0 cm gathered eyelet with decorative edge attached to 25.0 plain fabric; pocket sewn to gather fabric; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1980
1990
1980-1990
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
107.5 cm
Width
58.5 cm
Depth
0.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
015020009
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend eyelet style fabric ruffle with gathered white cotton polyester blend fabric on bottom with narrow white satin ribbon ties across top; 46.0 cm flat eyelet fabric attached to 22.5 cm plain white cotton polyester blend fabric; 1.5 cm ribbon sewn on both sides of…
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Accession Number
015020009
Collection
Barber / Brunke Family Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Textiles
Household Articles
Description
Hand made white cotton polyester blend eyelet style fabric ruffle with gathered white cotton polyester blend fabric on bottom with narrow white satin ribbon ties across top; 46.0 cm flat eyelet fabric attached to 22.5 cm plain white cotton polyester blend fabric; 1.5 cm ribbon sewn on both sides of top edge to gather fabric with 0.6 cm ribbon ties; used to cover bassinette base 015.020.001.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family (Barber & Brunke) and her parents used it for her and her brother in the 1930s. Her father constructed the rolling base to allow her mother to move it easily around the house. The Barbers and the Brunkes’ have lived in Kingston for a few generations.
Dates
1990
2000
1990-2000
Date Remarks
Donor remarks and dates on base
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet L
Length
232.0 cm
Width
68.5 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail

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