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Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
1988.14.1
Description
A relief-moulded medal suspended from a royal blue grosgrain ribbon designed to fit around the neck; portrait of Dr. F.N.G. Starr.
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Accession Number
1988.14.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Awards and Prizes
Ceremonial
Numismatics
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
A relief-moulded medal suspended from a royal blue grosgrain ribbon designed to fit around the neck; portrait of Dr. F.N.G. Starr.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: William Boyd Library.
Maker
Birks
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1970
1979
circa 1970-1979
Material
metal: yellow
fabric: royal blue
Inscriptions
Engraved: "FREDERICK NEWTON GISBORNE STARR - MEMORIAL AWARD"; and "FOR ACHIEVEMENT . . . CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION FOUNDED A-D 1867"; surrounding caduceus and four maple leaves; edge incised: "WILLIAM BOYD, MD - 1975" "Birks 10K"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-12
Dimension Notes
Depth 3.0 mm x Diam. 3.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This medal is part of a larger collection of archival and bibliographic material held by the William Boyd Library; William Boyd, 1885-1979.
Images
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Order of Canada medal

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
1988.14.2
Description
A white enamel and gold petal-shaped Order of Canada (Companion) medal; central discs bear legends; loop for suspension on a red and white striped grosgrain ribbon for wearing around the neck; stored in a blue velvet box.
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Accession Number
1988.14.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Awards and Prizes
Ceremonial
Numismatics
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
A white enamel and gold petal-shaped Order of Canada (Companion) medal; central discs bear legends; loop for suspension on a red and white striped grosgrain ribbon for wearing around the neck; stored in a blue velvet box.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: William Boyd Library.
Maker
Birks
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
enamelled metal: white; red
fabric: white; red; blue
Inscriptions
On central disc: "DESIDERANTS MELIOREM PATRIAM"; on reverse: "CANADA 66"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-10
Dimension Notes
Length 6.5 cm x Width 5.6 cm x Depth 6.0 mm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Awarded to Dr. William Boyd (June 21, 1885–March 10, 1979), who was a Scottish-Canadian pathologist, academic, and author known for his medical textbooks; in 1968, he was made a Companion of the Order of Canada, Canada's highest civilian honour, "for his services as a pathologist and as a founding member of the National Cancer Institute."
Images
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