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Place and Practice in Canadian Nursing History [Book]

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Dates
2008
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
REF WY 11 P697 2008
Description
x, 221 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Item is part of the nursing history collection
Accession Number
REF WY 11 P697 2008
Author
Jayne Elliot, Meryn Stuart, and Cynthia Toman, editors
Collection
Reference Library Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
History of Nursing
Nurses
Canada
Description
x, 221 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Item is part of the nursing history collection
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
UBC Press
Site Made (City)
Vancouver
Site Made (State)
British Columbia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2008
Permanent Location
Bookshelves
Dimension Notes
Length 22.90 cm x Width 15.60 cm x Depth 1.50 cm
Copy Type
Original
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Red Bull Energy Drink [promotional pamphlet]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11240
Dates
2005
circa 2005
Collection
Tim Gregory Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005030002
Description
A small booklet advertising "Red Bull Energy Drink"; cover depicts a cartoon pink cow in a business suit, with wings.
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Accession Number
005030002
Collection
Tim Gregory Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription -- pamphlet
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- pamphlet
Description
A small booklet advertising "Red Bull Energy Drink"; cover depicts a cartoon pink cow in a business suit, with wings.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donor received this booklet along with a can of Red Bull as part of a product promotion in Kingston, Ontario in November 2005; it was handed to him as he walked to work by what is believed to be a pair of company representatives who handed it to him walking down the street saying "Here, it's the gift of energy!".
Maker
Red Bull Canada Limited
Site Made (City)
Vancouver
Site Made (State)
British Columbia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2005
circa 2005
Date Remarks
Has a copyright date.
Material
paper: white, blue, pink
Inscriptions
"THERE'S A LOT TO DO IN LIFE. // IT HELPS TO HAVE A PAIR OF WINGS. // RED BULL ENERGY DRINK." printed on the cover "RED BULL ENERGY DRINK. // GIVES YOU WIIINGS." printed on the back "CAUTION: Contains caffeine. Not recommended for children, pregnant or breast-feeding women, caffeine sensitive persons, or to // be mixed with alcohol. Do not consume more than 500ml per day.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #5
Dimension Notes
Length 11.4 cm x Length 8.2 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
"Beverages Direct" (website); "Red Bull Energy Drink" (website)
Research Facts
Red Bull is reputed to provide increased concentration, alertness, stamina and reaction time with a combination of amino acid taurin and glucuronolacton, as well as large amounts of caffeine and vitamins; accessioned as a modern version of a patent medicine trade card.
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Pharmacy in Canada [book]

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Dates
1955
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
006034005
Description
Soft cover book entitled, "Pharmacy in Canada."; compiled by Audrey M. Martin; includes 34 pages stapled to a textured card stalk cover; table of contents; bibliography; describes the history of pharmacy in Canada from the First Nations to each province.
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Accession Number
006034005
Author
Audrey M. Martin, ed.
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Pharmacology -- pamphlet
Pharmacy -- pamphlet
Description
Soft cover book entitled, "Pharmacy in Canada."; compiled by Audrey M. Martin; includes 34 pages stapled to a textured card stalk cover; table of contents; bibliography; describes the history of pharmacy in Canada from the First Nations to each province.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
This book belinged to Lt. W.R. Grant before he worked at the Kingston General Hospital; there is a stamp on the title page that says Grant's Pharmacy Collins Bay Ont.
Site Made (City)
Vancouver
Site Made (State)
British Columbia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1955
Date Remarks
Printed on title page
Material
paper: off white
cars stalk: light blue
ink: black, grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 10
Dimension Notes
Length 22.5 cm x Width 15.1 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The pages are intact, cover is intact, cover no longer glued to pages; some yelowing on the top edge and the spine of the cove; signs of dirt and stainging on the cover; staples are beginning to rust.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Donna Tweddell; CD #2
Research Facts
After serving in the war W.R. Grant worked at the Kingston General Hospital and later ran his own pharmacy in Collin's Bay, near Kingston Ontario.
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No Man Stands Alone [book]

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Dates
1966
Collection
Carol Thomas Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
009036001
Description
Hardbound paper covered book with hand drawn illustrations; stories of Nurse Amy Wilson on her tour of duty in remote British Columbia and the Yukon during the 1930-40s; title stamped in silver ink on spine; sketch map of North West Territories inside front cover; 139 pages.
  3 images  
Accession Number
009036001
Author
Amy V. Wilson
Collection
Carol Thomas Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- biography
History of Nursing -- personal narratives
Diphtheria -- history
Description
Hardbound paper covered book with hand drawn illustrations; stories of Nurse Amy Wilson on her tour of duty in remote British Columbia and the Yukon during the 1930-40s; title stamped in silver ink on spine; sketch map of North West Territories inside front cover; 139 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Carol Thomas
Maker
Gray's Publishing Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Sidney
Site Made (State)
British Columbia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1966
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream, black
ink: black, silver
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "NO MAN // STANDS ALONE // by // Amy V. Wilson // R.N. // GRAY'S PUBLISHING LTD. // Sidney, British Columbia, Canada
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 22.3 cm x Width 14.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Cover shows minor wear from use
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Carol Thomas; CD #4
Research Facts
Nurse Amy Wilson, RN, was a traveling nurse along the Alaska Highway during a diphtheria outbreak among the native people, bringing the first immunization to the First Nations people hit hard by this disease.
Carol Thomas is a graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1971; worked as a Community Health Nurse in the northern territories.
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