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Dates
1935
Collection
Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Awards
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Awards
Business
Accession Number
004030010
Description
A card announcing that Dorothy Tweddell had won the prize for Surgical Technique; the card is rectangular.
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Accession Number
004030010
Collection
Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Awards
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Awards
Business
MeSH Heading
Awards and Prizes
Description
A card announcing that Dorothy Tweddell had won the prize for Surgical Technique; the card is rectangular.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Dorothy (Tweddell) Grant received this card when she won the prize for Surgical Technique on June 6th, 1935; she received it at the 1935 graduation ceremony.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1935
Date Remarks
Date is printed on the card.
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"Kingston General Hospital // KINGSTON, ONTARIO // INCORPORATED BY ACT OF PARLIAMENT 1849 // School of Nursing // Dorothy Gertrude Tweddell // Prize for Surgical Technique // Examiner Dr. T. G. Bogart // Standing // A. Baillie Reg N // SUPT. OF THE NURSING SCHOOL. // Thurs. June 6th, '35" printed on the card
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 16.1 cm x Width 12.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The paper has yellowed slightly and is slightly worn around the edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Donna Tweddell
Research Facts
Dorothy Tweddell was a graduate of Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1936; the prize for surgical technique was a thermometer in a Presto Shake Case (004.030.002).
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administrative letters

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10850
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Archival Items
Hospital Administration
Business
Communication
Nursing
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Hospital Administration
Business
Communication
Nursing
Ephemera
Accession Number
004028041 a-c
Description
Two typed letters on Kingston General Hospital letterhead in an envelope (c); the letters are warning nurses about breaking curfew and being absent without leave (a), and about wearing their uniforms in public (b); pre-printed letters with the students name, date typed in later and hand written sig…
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Accession Number
004028041 a-c
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Archival Items
Hospital Administration
Business
Communication
Nursing
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Hospital Administration
Business
Communication
Nursing
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Nurses -- correspondence
Description
Two typed letters on Kingston General Hospital letterhead in an envelope (c); the letters are warning nurses about breaking curfew and being absent without leave (a), and about wearing their uniforms in public (b); pre-printed letters with the students name, date typed in later and hand written signature of Director of Nursing, Louise D. Acton.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - letter - Size: Length 28.0 cm cm x Width 21.5 cm
b - letter - Size: Length 28.0 cm cm x Width 21.5 cm
c - envelope - Size: Length 15.2 cm x Width 8.9 cm
Provenance
Acquired by Doreen Appleton Mainse when she worked at Kingston General Hospital. These administrative warnings were sent to the donor when she was in nursing school.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
paper: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #4
Condition Remarks
Some wear on the paper.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Doreen Appleton Mainse
Research Facts
Doreen Appleton (maiden name) attended Queen's Nursing Science School from 1951-1952, Kingston General Hospital Nursing School from 1952-1955, and Queen's again from 1955-1956; she worked at Ongwanada Sanitarium in the summer of 1956, and at Public Health in Napanee and at schools etc. in the late 1950s; she worked part time during the 1960s at Kingston General Hospital and did not work from the late 1960s until 1977 when she returned part time to KGH; she also worked at the Fraser Armstrong Patient Center from 1979-1992, and at a doctor's office until she retired in 1996.
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Anglo-American Medicine Co. [newspaper advertisement]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12805
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Ephemera
Accession Number
1977.12.182
Description
A newspaper clipping listing advertisements for various pharmaceuticals; all advertisements were put forth by the Anglo-American Medicine Co.; double sided newspaper print.
Accession Number
1977.12.182
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Advertising -- ephemera
Description
A newspaper clipping listing advertisements for various pharmaceuticals; all advertisements were put forth by the Anglo-American Medicine Co.; double sided newspaper print.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on clipping: "Secure all Remedies mentioned on this circular from your local // druggist. Should he not have them in stock, they will be sent // direct to you on reciept of price. // ANGLO-AMERICAN MEDICINE CO. // 162 CLINTON ST., TORONTO, CANADA"; pharmaceutical titles include: "Dr. Agnew's Heart Remedy", "DR. VON STAN'S // Pineapple Tablets", "Dr. Agnew's Ointment", "DR. AGNEW'S // LIVER PILLS", "English Spavin Liniment // The Great Blemish Cure", "Woolford's Sanitary Lotion"; on reverse: "The Great South American // Rheumatic Remedy // FOR RHEUMATISM AND NEURALGIA", "The Great South American // NERVINE TONIC // AND STOMACH AND LIVER REMEDY", "The Great South American // KIDNEY REMEDY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-7 Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 42.0 cm x Width 30.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed; slight creases throughout; a moderate crease runs horizontally across the centre of page; one moderate crease runs vertically on top half of page
Copy Type
Original
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business accounting ledger

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3874
Dates
1952
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accounts Payable and Receivable
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accounts Payable and Receivable
Business
Accession Number
997037449
Description
A small business accounting ledger with a red plastic ringed spine; front cover has a line drawing of a mortar and pestle with the medical cadeus symbol in red ink on green hard cover paper; contains dates between Friday, May 23, and Tuesday, Sept. 30.
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Accession Number
997037449
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accounts Payable and Receivable
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Accounts Payable and Receivable
Business
MeSH Heading
Patient Credit and Collection -- ephemera
Description
A small business accounting ledger with a red plastic ringed spine; front cover has a line drawing of a mortar and pestle with the medical cadeus symbol in red ink on green hard cover paper; contains dates between Friday, May 23, and Tuesday, Sept. 30.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. C. H. Bird and Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Maker
Rougier Frères
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1952
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: yellow; brown
cardboard: green; burgundy
plastic: burgundy
Inscriptions
"Rougier // Frères // Medical Accounting Book // 1952" printed on the cover.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-4
Dimension Notes
Length 20.4 cm x Width 15.8 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Edges are worn
Copy Type
Original
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business envelope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2890
Dates
Nov. 21 1966
circa Nov. 21 1966
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Business
Accounts
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Business
Accounts
Communication
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001853
Description
Paper air mail envelope with two stamps from the International Hippocratic Foundation in Athens to a Dr. W. T. (?) Gardner; flap open; slanted blue dashed lines aroudn perimeter of envelope.
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Accession Number
996001853
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Business
Accounts
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Business
Accounts
Communication
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Numismatics -- ephemera
Correspondence, ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- ephemera
Description
Paper air mail envelope with two stamps from the International Hippocratic Foundation in Athens to a Dr. W. T. (?) Gardner; flap open; slanted blue dashed lines aroudn perimeter of envelope.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Greece
Site Made (City)
Athens
Site Made (Country)
Greece
Dates
Nov. 21 1966
circa Nov. 21 1966
Date Remarks
Postmarked
Material
paper: green; white; blue; fuschia; grey
Inscriptions
"FOUNDATION HIPPOCRATIQUE INTERNATIONALE DE COS // RUE SCOUFA 77 - ATHENES // BY AIR MAIL // Mr. Dr. ["r" superscripted] W.T. [?] Gardner // 303 E 5th str. // Halstead, Kansas // U.S.A. ..."; etc
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 22.5 cm. x Width: 10.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; edges are worn and there are several creases
Copy Type
Original
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business envelope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact535
Dates
1928
circa 1928
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Business
Hospital Administration
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Nursing
Business
Hospital Administration
Ephemera
Accession Number
996028050
Description
A standard letter-size envelope in cream paper, opened along the top; postmarked in green ink on top right corner; no stamp -- printed postage (2 cents); addressed to Valleau and sent by the Inspector of training schools for nurses; on reverse is logo for Province of Ontario: stag and moose flankin…
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Accession Number
996028050
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Business
Hospital Administration
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Nursing
Business
Hospital Administration
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- correspondence
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
A standard letter-size envelope in cream paper, opened along the top; postmarked in green ink on top right corner; no stamp -- printed postage (2 cents); addressed to Valleau and sent by the Inspector of training schools for nurses; on reverse is logo for Province of Ontario: stag and moose flanking a shield and topped by a bear.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1928 Graduate.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1928
circa 1928
Date Remarks
Postmark is dated Dec. 12, 1928 at 3:45 P.M.
Material
paper: cream
Inscriptions
On front, stamped in green: "HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY // TORONTO ONT"; next to this also stamped in green: "CANADA // LICENSE // No. 16 // 2 CENTS 2 // METER // 4102 // POSTAGE"; in typed letters: "Miss Nora M. Valleau, // Codrington, Ontario"; reverse, printed in blue: "ONTARIO // DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH // INSPECTOR OF TRAINING SCHOOLS // FOR NURSES"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box 7
Length
24.2 cm
Width
10.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 24.2 cm. x Width 10.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Ink stamp on reverse of envelope has soaked through to the front to leave a grey stain 8.7 cm from left side and 1 cm from bottom; stain measures 2 cm in diameter; top edge has several small tears due to rough opening of the envelope; glue used on reverse to keep paper edges together is now turning brown and staining the paper it touches
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Article
Reference Comments
Heather MacDougall, "Researching Public Health Services in Ontario, 1882-1930," Archivaria 10: 157-172, 1980. https://archivaria.ca/index.php/archivaria/article/download/10816/11722/
Research Facts
The first permanent Provincial Board of Health was created in the early 1880s. The Board worked to eradicate and control outbreaks of infectious diseases such as smallpox, typhus, typhoid, diphtheria and scarlet fever, as well as to ameliorate environmental abuses. It was granted partial departmental status in 1919 when it was allied with the Department of Labour. In 1924, health work receive full recognition with the establishment of a formal Department of Health for the province of Ontario. Between 1930 and 1935, hospitals and mental health services were added to its jurisdiction.
The envelope contained Valleau's notice of having successfully passed the exam for Nurse Registration (996028028)
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Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
Accession Number
1979.21.10
Description
A yellow-stained sign labelled in black ink with office hours for the dispensary.
Accession Number
1979.21.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Administrative
Business
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Formularies
Communication
Description
A yellow-stained sign labelled in black ink with office hours for the dispensary.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ont.
Site Made (City)
Blackstock
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
cardboard: yellow; black
Inscriptions
Lettered on the sign in black ink: "OFFICE HOURS 2 TO 4 P.M. // 6-30 TO 8 // SUNDAY // BY APPOINTMENT ONLY"
Dimension Notes
Length 22.9 cm x Width 15.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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business hours sign

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5470
Dates
1890
1940
circa 1890-1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
Classification
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
Accession Number
1940.5.3
Description
Smooth glass plate with gold lettering--"Hours of Consultation"
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Accession Number
1940.5.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
Classification
Communication
Business
Wayfinding
MeSH Heading
Interior Design and Furnishings
Communication
Description
Smooth glass plate with gold lettering--"Hours of Consultation"
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; owned and used by Dr. John Taylor Fotheringham
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1890
1940
circa 1890-1940
Material
glass: clear
paint: yellow
Inscriptions
"HOURS OF CONSULTATION 11 A.M. TO 1 P.M. // 6 P.M. TO 8 P.M."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-15
Dimension Notes
Length 30.5 cm x Width 15.2 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Lettering becoming worn
Copy Type
Original
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business postcard

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2893
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
Ephemera
Accession Number
996001856
Description
Used paper postcard to Sr. Louis G. Ruben in Cuba from a Dr. Santonio (?) advertising Scott's Emulsion (written in Spanish).
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Accession Number
996001856
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Business
Communication
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Correspondence, ephemera
Description
Used paper postcard to Sr. Louis G. Ruben in Cuba from a Dr. Santonio (?) advertising Scott's Emulsion (written in Spanish).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Site Made (Country)
Cuba
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Date Remarks
Postmarked Mar. 12, 1929
Material
paper: green; blue; black
Inscriptions
"Tarjeta Postal // REPUBLICA DE CUBA // Sr. LOUIS G. RUBEN, // Aguiar 116, // HABANA, CUBA"; back: "Muy Sr. Mio: Sirvase remitirme muestras de Emulsion de Scott ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 14.0 cm. x Width: 8.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
Quite age/sun discoloured; front: some ink stains; back: ink postmarks over writing; pencil scribbles and stained blue ink spot
Copy Type
Original
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business postcard

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11992
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Business
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Business
Ephemera
Accession Number
997001968
Description
A pre-printed postcard from the Medical Faculty of Queen's University to Mr Tweddell to notify him that he has been successful in passing all the subjects of the first year of his program of study; the postcard has been mailed to Mr Thos. Neil Tweddell in Kingston with a two-cent Canadian postage s…
Accession Number
997001968
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Communication
Business
Ephemera
Classification
Archival Items
Communication
Business
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Schools, Medical -- correspondence
Documentation -- ephemera
Description
A pre-printed postcard from the Medical Faculty of Queen's University to Mr Tweddell to notify him that he has been successful in passing all the subjects of the first year of his program of study; the postcard has been mailed to Mr Thos. Neil Tweddell in Kingston with a two-cent Canadian postage stamp of King George V.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned by Dr. Tweddell; donated to the Faculty of Medicine at Queen's University by his estate and then transferred to the Museum of Health Care at Kingston.
Maker
Queen's University
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Date based on the postmark.
Material
card: cream
ink: black
pencil: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on the face of the postcard: "MEDICAL FACULTY // QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY // Dear Sir:- // You are hereby notified that at the examinations held in // ... you were successful in passing in all // the subjects of the ... year. // Secretary."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box 2
Dimension Notes
Length 14.0 cm x Width 8.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Two holes have been punched in the postcard, one of which is in the postage stamp.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Mr T. N. Tweddell registered as a student of Queen's University in the Faculty of Medicine in 1930; he graduated in 1936; he subsequently served during World War II as a medical officer in the 11th Canadian Field Surgical Unit; after the war, he practised medicine in Kingston.
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