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Dates
1958
Collection
Robert Chisnall Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
017027003
Description
Small cream coloured cheque receipt to Robert Chrisnall for $25.00 from Blue Cross Plan issued on April 28, 1958; the patient's name, the doctor's account name, contract number, and cheque number are printed in ink, but the doctor's signature and date of signature is hand written in blue ink.
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Accession Number
017027003
Collection
Robert Chisnall Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Accounts Payable and Receivable
Description
Small cream coloured cheque receipt to Robert Chrisnall for $25.00 from Blue Cross Plan issued on April 28, 1958; the patient's name, the doctor's account name, contract number, and cheque number are printed in ink, but the doctor's signature and date of signature is hand written in blue ink.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by the donor, Robert Chisnall.
Maker
Ontario Hospital Association
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1958
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: tan
ink: blue, red
Inscriptions
On the front: "ONTARIO HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION // BLUE CROSS PLAN FOR HOSPITAL CARE // TORONTO 7, ONT. // CHEQUE NO. // 06871 // PATIENT'S NAME // Robert Chrisnall // CONTRACT NO. // 91681905 // PATIENT: RETAIN THIS RECEIPT // TO BE USED WHEN REPORTING MEDICAL EXPENSES ON YOUR INCOME TAX RETURN // IN ACCOUNT WITH // Dr. T. F. Rutherford // 277 King Street East // KINGSTON, Ontario // RECEIVED $*25.00 // Dr. T F Rutherford // per km // DOCTOR'S SIGNATURE // DATE Apr 18/58 // THE AMOUNT INDICATED ABOVE IS BLUE CROSS // ALLOWANCE FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES. // BALANCE, IF ANY, IS PAYABLE DIRECTLY TO // DOCTOR BY PATIENT. // DOCTOR: PLEASE RECEIPT AND FORWARD TO PATIENT."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 13 a
Length
9.0 cm
Width
19.0 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Bottom-right corner minor bend; folded in half; slightly warped throughout
Copy Type
original
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The Best Drug Store [advertisement]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15105
Dates
1910
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010001
Description
Square peach coloured paper advertisement for Best Drug Store; on reverse is written in pencil is the city and date in which the advertisement was produced.
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Accession Number
018010001
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs -- advertisements
Description
Square peach coloured paper advertisement for Best Drug Store; on reverse is written in pencil is the city and date in which the advertisement was produced.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Maker
Best Drug Store
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: peach, cream, brown
ink: black, grey
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
On the front: ""Best" By Test // "Best" By Name // "Best" By Reputation // The "Best" Drug Store // L. T. BEST, CHEMIST // 'Phone 59 124 Princess Street // DRUGS, OPTICAL GOODS, KODACS, // QUALITY CHOCOLATES, ETC.// 85"; on the back: "KINGSTON, ONT // 1910"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
13.5 cm
Width
14.5 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Slightly rough on the edge of the right side; a small scratch at the center of the left side
Copy Type
original
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Scott's Emulsion [advertising ink blotter]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15106
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010002
Description
Narrow blue rectangular paper ink blotter advertisement for Scott's Emulsion wiht black ink; reverse shows blurred backward hand lettering from using the blotter on hand written letter.
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Accession Number
018010002
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs -- advertisements
Description
Narrow blue rectangular paper ink blotter advertisement for Scott's Emulsion wiht black ink; reverse shows blurred backward hand lettering from using the blotter on hand written letter.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
paper: blue, grey
ink: black, grey
Inscriptions
On the front: "It's One Thing to Smother a Cold // But Another to Remove the Cause // When you realize that a cold simply indicates a weakened // system, that your cold would not exist if your health were good, // then you know why drug- laden pills, alcoholic syrups or strength - // depressing stimulants only smother a cold, but leave the cause. // To Stop a Cold and Remove the Cause // SCOTT'S EMULSION // Should Always Be Used // It promptly enriches the blood, strengthens the throat, fortifies // the lungs and upbuilds the forces to prevent sickness. // There is nothing better than Scott's. Try it."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
8.2 cm
Width
15.4 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front is faded and is lighter than reverse; text slightly faded; bottom-right corner is a little bent
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_1352148
Research Facts
The website below shows that Scott's Emulsion is made by a company called Eno-Scott & Bowne and that they were based in New Jersey.
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Typhpoid Fever [quarantine notice]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15107
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010003
Description
Large pink rectangular paper quarantine notice for typhoid fever printed on heavy card stock.
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Accession Number
018010003
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Description
Large pink rectangular paper quarantine notice for typhoid fever printed on heavy card stock.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Dates
1910
1930
circa 1910-1930
Material
paper: pink, orange
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "TYPHOID FEVER // Any person who removes this card, or in any // way violates the law under which this card is // posted up, shall for every offence incur a // penalty of not more than $20.00"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
17.2 cm
Width
27.2 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front faded; bottom-left corner is bent and slightly ripped
Copy Type
original
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Whooping Cough [quarantine notice]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15108
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010004
Description
Large orange rectangular paper quarantine notice for whooping cough printed on heavy card stock..
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Accession Number
018010004
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Description
Large orange rectangular paper quarantine notice for whooping cough printed on heavy card stock..
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
paper: orange
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "QUARANTINE // WHOOPING COUGH // Anyone removing this card without permission of the // Board of Health is liable to a fine of $20.00. // By order of // THE BOARD OF HEALTH"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
17.7 cm
Width
27.7 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front slightly faded
Copy Type
original
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Measles [quarantine notice]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15109
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
018010005
Description
Large brown rectangular paper quarantine notice for measles printed on heavy card stock; bottom of the card is the name and credentials of the Medical Officer of Health, who holds authority over the removal of the card.
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Accession Number
018010005
Collection
Elaine McShane Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Quarantine
Measles -- prevention & control
Description
Large brown rectangular paper quarantine notice for measles printed on heavy card stock; bottom of the card is the name and credentials of the Medical Officer of Health, who holds authority over the removal of the card.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor, Elaine McShane.
Maker
M. M. Fisher, M.B.
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
paper: brown, red
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "MEASLES // Exists In This House // This Card must not be removed except by // permission from the Medical Officer of Health, // under penalty of not less than $5.00 nor more // than $500.00. // M. M. FISHER, M. B., // Medical Officer of Health"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
23.5 cm
Width
31.0 cm
Depth
0.02 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Front is faded; a few tears on the left side of the card, between 3 and 10 cm long; there is also some cracking at the top of the card
Copy Type
original
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commemorative bookmark

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15136
Dates
1971
circa 1971
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
010042014
Description
Rectangular commemorative bookmark with a forked end printed in blue ink on reverse side of decorative vinyl fabric; front design contains the Ontario trillium logo printed in the top left corner in a box, and below that the year 1886 printed on a diagonal going across the bookmark from the left up…
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Accession Number
010042014
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Hospitals -- history
Hospitals, Psychiatric -- history
Hospitals, Psychiatric
Description
Rectangular commemorative bookmark with a forked end printed in blue ink on reverse side of decorative vinyl fabric; front design contains the Ontario trillium logo printed in the top left corner in a box, and below that the year 1886 printed on a diagonal going across the bookmark from the left up towards the top right enclosed in a ribbon design; below that is a printed circle with the words "Ontario Hospital Kingston" printed inside it along the edges of the circle in capital letters; middle of the circle contains Ontario's crest with a cross at the top and the three maple leaves near its bottom; below the circle is printed the year 1971 in the same style as 1886; bottom right corner of the bookmark, in one side of the fork, are printed the letters "KPH" in a ribbon design.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by donor’s great aunt, Connie Cox (20 Aug 1939- 5 June 2010), while working at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital for over 35 years. Ontario Hospital Kingston Nursing School, Grad 1962.
Dates
1971
circa 1971
Date Remarks
Date printed on item
Material
fabric: cream, gold
ink: white, blue
Inscriptions
On front: "1886 // ONTARIO HOSPITAL // KINGSTON // 1971 // KPH"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Length
21.3 cm
Width
6.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor cracking and fading in ink
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
http://www.asylumprojects.org/index.php/Kingston_Psychiatric_Hospital
Research Facts
Ontario Hospital Kingston gained this name in 1920; before it was Rockwood Hospital. In 1965 the name changed again to Kingston Psychiatric Hospital (what the "KPH" stands for on the bookmark). Since 2001, it has become part of the Providence Care Centre.
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Dates
1991
Collection
Laurie Lam Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
010048002
Description
A letter written by W. G. Bigelow to Morley Cohen about his position as the chairman at the David Stewart lecture; written on a cream half sheet of paper in black marker; at the top of the paper is the author's name, work location and telephone number in print; folded in half.
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Accession Number
010048002
Author
W. G. Bigelow
Collection
Laurie Lam Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Cardiology
Description
A letter written by W. G. Bigelow to Morley Cohen about his position as the chairman at the David Stewart lecture; written on a cream half sheet of paper in black marker; at the top of the paper is the author's name, work location and telephone number in print; folded in half.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Laurie Lam is a book dealer who came into possession of several items from the library of cardiac pioneer, Morley Cohen.
Maker
W. G. Bigelow
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1991
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "W. G. BIGELOW, M. D. // 7 CASTLE FRANK ROAD // TORONTO M4W 2Z3 // TEL. (416) 921-3001 // April 7 / 91 // Morley -- // I notice you are // chairman at the David // Stewart lecture. If you // read the enclosed you // may not have to go! // Looking forward to // seeing you after some // years // Best regards // Bill"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
21.4 cm
Width
15.2 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Almost excellent, but the paper has been folded, creating a crease running horizontally across the middle
Copy Type
original
Images
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Dates
1952
Collection
Estate of Sylvia Burkinshaw Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
011014009
Description
Single sheet of blue writing paper with letter written by Jessie Eyre to Sylvia Burkinshaw; it is written in dark blue ink; the date and location in which the letter was written is at the top of the page; the letter concludes with a P.S. asking Sylvia to provide comments on her book; in general, th…
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Accession Number
011014009
Author
Jessie G. Eyre
Collection
Estate of Sylvia Burkinshaw Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- ephemera
Description
Single sheet of blue writing paper with letter written by Jessie Eyre to Sylvia Burkinshaw; it is written in dark blue ink; the date and location in which the letter was written is at the top of the page; the letter concludes with a P.S. asking Sylvia to provide comments on her book; in general, the letter is an update on Jessie completing her exam, winning an award, and how she feels at the moment of writing; the letter indicates that it was sent alongside her book on Tuberculosis Nursing, in which the letter was found inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Sylvia Burkinshaw, a Registered Nurse and graduate from Scarborough Hospital. Among her many roles, at the Kingston General Hospital from 1961 up until her retirement in 1984, mainly as the Superintendent of Nurses.
Maker
Jessie G. Eyre
Site Made (City)
Cambridge
Site Made (Country)
United Kingdom
Dates
1952
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
ellentpaper: blue
ink: blue
Inscriptions
On the front: "12, Mill Lane, // Cambridge . // 27 . 5 . 52. // My dear Sylvia, // I've finished the exam ---- yesterday. // I did so badly that its doubtful whether, even with // charity, I could pass. Poor old [Colin?] Its been // a dreadful time, but he's [?] it like a [?]. // No [?] for [?] now, except to return // the book with all my thanks. // I have to write a new // edition before I go to America in Sept. I've won // a [?], by the way. // Can scarcely write, I'm so tired. // Much love, // Jessie // P.S. I'd be awfully glad if you'd comment on the // [?] section of the book yourself ---- particularly // on the Chapts. on drugs etc. (Chaps X + XI). // Could you also get one of your senior students to // comment on the whole book? If you have a good // s/n. who likes TB, she might be a great help."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 12 a
Length
25.2 cm
Width
20.1 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Paper was folded into four squares, leaving folded marks; small stain on the left of the front side, staining through to the other side
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
http://yourlifemoments.ca/sitepages/obituary.asp?oId=495295
Research Facts
Sylvia Burkinshaw was born at Scarborough, Yorkshire, England in 1919 and died on Sunday May 1, 2011 at the Kingston General Hospital. Only daughter of John Frederick and Margaret Burkinshaw. Following graduation as a Registered Nurse at Scarborough Hospital and as a Midwife at Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital London, she served as a Nursing Sister in Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service through World War II. In 1950 she returned to civilian nursing at University College Hospital, London. An International Red Cross Scholarship award enabled her to travel to Canada to continue her health care career. She worked at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto from 1956 to 1961 and at the Kingston General Hospital from 1961 until her retirement in 1984.
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Annual Banquet of the Aesculapian Society of Queen's University December 14, 1909 [commemorative event menu]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14877
Dates
1909
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
014023001
Description
Printed commemorative annual menu consisting of one piece of heavy cardstock folded over two pages folded in half, tied together with blue, red and gold twisted cord tied through two punched holes; front cover is of pencil sketch of seated doctor bedside to a sick child with a nurse, mother and fai…
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Accession Number
014023001
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Social Events
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- ephemera
Description
Printed commemorative annual menu consisting of one piece of heavy cardstock folded over two pages folded in half, tied together with blue, red and gold twisted cord tied through two punched holes; front cover is of pencil sketch of seated doctor bedside to a sick child with a nurse, mother and faint image of the 'grim reaper' by artist G. H. Publow, 1911 which is in the future to this event so consider this to be his expected graduation year of 1911; back page is covered with autographs in pencil and four in ink; inside lists menu, Toast List and Committees interspersed with cariature line drawings.
Provenance
Items from the estate of Dr. J. V. Jordon (1911-1971) graduate from Queen's University Faculty of Medicine.
Maker
Queen's University
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1909
Date Remarks
Event date
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, grey, red
fabric: red, blue, gold
Inscriptions
On front: "The Battle" G. H. Publow '11": inside page: "ANNUAL BANQUET // OF THE // AESCULAPIAN SOCIETY // OF // QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY // DECEMBER 14TH // 1909"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Length
22.3 cm
Width
17.2 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
original
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