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graduation pin

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996023001
Description
Circular gold pin with four rectangular pieces cut out, to form a pattern of a central circle with four quadrilateral pieces coming off it; the front of the pin has white enamel and the letters KGH in gold going horizontally across it; the back of the pin has a pin and clasp, to allow it to be atta…
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Accession Number
996023001
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Circular gold pin with four rectangular pieces cut out, to form a pattern of a central circle with
four quadrilateral pieces coming off it; the front of the pin has white enamel and the letters KGH
in gold going horizontally across it; the back of the pin has a pin and clasp, to allow it to be
attached to clothing
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
S.B. Ltd.
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Date engraved on back
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: white
Inscriptions
The front of the pin has the letters "KGH" across it; the back is engraved, "Q.C. // 1927" and
stamped, "14K // S.B. LTD."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Depth: 0.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
The gold is slightly tarnished; the enamel on the front shows some wear marks; the back pin and
clasp work; polishing recommended prior to display
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Exhibit History
On exhibit in Paediatric case in Museum, Nov. 21, 1997
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commemorative pin

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
Accession Number
996023002
Description
Oval gold-coloured metal pin with a straight pin and clasp at the back to allow it to be attached to clothing; the front of the pin has dark blue enamel along the outside edges, with gold lettering on top; the centre of the pin has a crest with four symbols (flowers, hospital cross, a caduceus symb…
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Accession Number
996023002
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Oval gold-coloured metal pin with a straight pin and clasp at the back to allow it to be attached
to clothing; the front of the pin has dark blue enamel along the outside edges, with gold lettering
on top; the centre of the pin has a crest with four symbols (flowers, hospital cross, a caduceus
symbol and a lamp)
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
Birks
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Miss Cooke began working at the Belleville General Hospital after she graduated
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: dark blue
Inscriptions
Front edges of pin read, "BELLEVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL. // 15"; the back of the pin is stamped,
"BIRKS // GF" in the centre
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 1.1 cm. x Width: 1.6 cm. x Depth: 0.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
The solder joining the clasp to the pin has darkened; there are no missing sections and no excessive
wear on the pin; the back pin and clasp work
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.023.004-.005; CD #2
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commemorative pin

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
Accession Number
996023004
Description
Oval gold-coloured metal pin with a straight pin and clasp at the back to allow it to be attached to clothing; the front of the pin has dark blue enamel along the outside edges, with gold lettering on top; the centre of the pin has a crest with four symbols (flowers, a hospital cross, a caduceus an…
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Accession Number
996023004
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Oval gold-coloured metal pin with a straight pin and clasp at the back to allow it to be attached
to clothing; the front of the pin has dark blue enamel along the outside edges, with gold lettering
on top; the centre of the pin has a crest with four symbols (flowers, a hospital cross, a caduceus
and a lamp)
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
Birks
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Miss Cooke began working at the Belleville General Hospital after she graduated
Material
metal: yellow
plastic: dark blue
Inscriptions
The front edges of the pin read, "BELLEVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL // 20"; the back of the pin is
stamped, "BIRKS // GF"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 1.1 cm. x Width: 1.6 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
There are no missing sections, corrosion or excessive wear visible on the pin; the back pin and
clasp work
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.023.002 and .005; CD #2
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commemorative pin

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
Accession Number
996023005
Description
Oval silver pin with a straight pin and clasp at the back to allow it to be attached to clothing; the front of the pin has silver edges with engraved letters and a central blue enamelled section with a silver crest in the centre; the crest has four symbols (flowers, a hospital cross, a caduceus and…
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Accession Number
996023005
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Oval silver pin with a straight pin and clasp at the back to allow it to be attached to clothing;
the front of the pin has silver edges with engraved letters and a central blue enamelled section
with a silver crest in the centre; the crest has four symbols (flowers, a hospital cross, a caduceus
and a lamp)
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
Birks
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Miss Cooke began working at the Belleville General Hospital after she graduated
Material
silver: silver
enamel: dark blue
Inscriptions
The front engraved edges read, "BELLEVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL // 10"; the back of the pin is
stamped, "BIRKS // STERLING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 1.1 cm. x Width: 1.6 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
The silver is tarnished; the pin has no missing sections or excessive wear; the back pin and clasp
work; polishing is recommended prior to display
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.023.002 and .004; CD #2
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nurse's uniform badge

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996023006
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are finished with white thread
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Accession Number
996023006
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on
the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are
finished with white thread
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Miss Cooke graduated from KGH Nursing in 1927
Material
fabric: white; red
Inscriptions
The crest has the letters, "K.G.H." embroidered horizontally across it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Depth: 0.2 cm. x Diam. : 7.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The crest shows no tears, holes or stains in the fabric; it appears to be unused
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.023.007 - .009; CD #2
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nurse's uniform badge

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996023007
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are finished with white thread
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Accession Number
996023007
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on
the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are
finished with white thread
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Miss Cooke graduated from KGH Nursing in 1927
Material
fabric: white; red
Inscriptions
The crest has the letters, "K.G.H." embroidered horizontally across it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Depth: 0.2 cm. x Diam. : 7.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The crest shows no tears, holes or stains in the fabric; it appears to be unused
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.023.006 and 996.023.008-.009; CD #2
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nurse's uniform badge

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996023008
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are finished with white thread
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Accession Number
996023008
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on
the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are
finished with white thread
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Miss Cooke graduated from KGH Nursing in 1927
Material
fabric: white; red
Inscriptions
The crest has the letters, "K.G.H." embroidered horizontally across it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Depth: 0.2 cm. x Diam. : 7.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The crest shows no tears, holes or stains in the fabric; it appears to be unused
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.023.006, .007 and .009; CD #2
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nurse's uniform badge

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996023009
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are finished with white thread
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Accession Number
996023009
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
KGH crest, which consists of a round white piece of heavy cloth with a red cross embroidered on
the front and white letters embroidered on top of the cross; the outside edges of the crest are
finished with white thread
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Miss Cooke graduated from KGH Nursing in 1927
Material
fabric: white; red
Inscriptions
The crest has the letters, "K.G.H." embroidered horizontally across it
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Depth: 0.2 cm. x Diam. : 7.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
The crest shows no tears, holes or stains in the fabric; it appears to be unused
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
See 996.023.006-.008; CD #2
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nurse's uniform cape

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996023027
Description
Navy woollen cape with red wool lining; "BGH" embroidered on right collar; construction: one semicircular piece with a pair of shoulder darts for shaping; one hook and eye at neck; exterior two-button removable tab closure at chest level; missing fabric tab; inside left facing is a coin pocket with…
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Accession Number
996023027
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
Navy woollen cape with red wool lining; "BGH" embroidered on right collar; construction: one semicircular piece with a pair of shoulder darts for shaping; one hook and eye at neck; exterior two-button removable tab closure at chest level; missing fabric tab; inside left facing is a coin pocket with machine-embroidered initials "BAC"; a metal fastener at the neck and a metal chain at the back for hanging.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
Lac-Mac
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Queenie Cooke began working at the Belleville General Hospital after she graduated
Material
fabric: red; blue; black; yellow
plastic: black
metal: dark grey
Inscriptions
The letters "BGH" are embroidered at the left collar; the letters "BAC" are embroidered below the inside pocket; a woven manufacturer's label reads, "Lac-Mac // London // Canada"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010 CLOSET A-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 94.5 cm. x Width: 124.0 cm. x Depth: 2.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
The cape is reasonably clean and complete; there is no excessive wear visible; the inner lining has four very small holes (likely made by moths); no other damage is visible inside or outside; #2: lining has six small moth holes on right panel.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
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nurse's uniform

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Dates
1996
circa 1996
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996026001 a-e
Description
Reproduction of a 1935 Kingston General Hospital probationer nurse's uniform; the uniform consists of (a) a dress made of light blue and white vertically-striped cloth with five plastic snaps at the neck and a strip of white cloth with five snaps down from the neck to the lower back; the dress has …
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Accession Number
996026001 a-e
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
Reproduction of a 1935 Kingston General Hospital probationer nurse's uniform; the uniform consists
of (a) a dress made of light blue and white vertically-striped cloth with five plastic snaps at the
neck and a strip of white cloth with five snaps down from the neck to the lower back; the dress has
long sleeves and hangs to above-the-knee level; (b) apron of white cloth made to be worn around the
waist over (a); the apron has a waistband and a skirt that hangs down below the knees; (c) collar
made of white cloth formed into a circular shape with a neck hole in the centre; there are five
snaps on the collar which allow it to be attached to the neck of (a); (d-e) identical cuffs made of
rectangular cloth with a button at one end and a buttonhole at the other end; this allows the cuffs
to be fastened into a circular shape around the wrist; the cuffs were made to go at the end of the
sleeves of (a)
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - dress - Size: Length 79.0 cm. x Width 52.0 cm.
b - apron (unfolded) - Size: Length 139.2 cm. x Width 67.3 cm.
c - collar - Size: Length 33.8 cm. x Width 23.7 cm.
d - cuff - Size: Length 22.6 cm. x Width 15.1 cm.
e - cuff - Size: Length 22.7 cm. x Width 15.2 cm.
Provenance
Uniform made by Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick, 1935 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
Margaret Kirkpatrick
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1996
circa 1996
Date Remarks
Uniform replica made shortly before it was donated
Material
fabric: white
plastic: clear; white
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, BOX 12; (b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 5; (c) BOX 2; (d,e) Storage Room 0007, BOX 16
Temporary Location
(d,e) To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: Showcase East, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008.
Condition Remarks
The uniform is unworn and thus the cloth is in excellent condition; (a) the dress has four yellowish-brown
stains made by an iron; (b) the apron has five yellowish-brown stains made by an iron;
(c) there are six small yellowish-brown stains on the cloth, made by an iron
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Information about the uniform provided by the maker and donor, Margaret Kirkpatrick; CD #2.
Research Facts
Reproduction of 1935 KGH Probationer Nurse's uniform, worn by probationary nurses for six months;
the original uniform dress would have been made with cloth having a navy blue and white stripe
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