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"A Nurse's Prayer"

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Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
998008013
Description
A piece of paper with "A Nurse's Prayer" printed on it with a brown border.
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Accession Number
998008013
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- manuscripts
Religion and Medicine -- ephemera
Poetry
Description
A piece of paper with "A Nurse's Prayer" printed on it with a brown border.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Cora Burnside.
Maker
Woman's Missionary Society of the United Church of Canada
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Date Remarks
Most of the other nursing documents in this collection date to circa 1923.
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"A Nurse's Prayer" printed at the top of the page; "WOMAN'S MISSIONARY SOCIETY // OF THE // UNITED CHURCH OF CANADA // ROOM 410, WESLEY BUILDING // TORONTO" printed on the back; see attached photocopy for text of prayer
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 14.6 cm x Width 13.6 cm
Condition Remarks
The paper is creased and has some tears in it.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996; the prayer was written by Myra L. Sawyer.
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certificate - Ontario Registration of Nurses

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Dates
1930
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998008007 a-b
Description
A small card in an envelope; the card (a) is a certificate of the Registration of Nurses; the envelope (b) is very thin and semi-transparent.
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Accession Number
998008007 a-b
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
A small card in an envelope; the card (a) is a certificate of the Registration of Nurses; the envelope (b) is very thin and semi-transparent.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - certificate - Size: Length 10.1 cm x Width 6.6 cm
b - envelope - Size: Length 11.7 cm x Width 7.5 cm
Provenance
Owned by Cora Burnside who acquired it as proof of membership in the Registration of Nurses.
Maker
Ontario Department of Health
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1930
Date Remarks
The card expires on Dec. 31st, 1930.
Material
card: white
paper: clear
Inscriptions
"Ontario // Department of Health // This is to certify that Cora r. Burnside, // having met the requirements of the Act respecting // the Registration of Nurses, is registered under Certificate // No 24-61 // INSPECTOR OF TRAINING SCHOOLS FOR NURSES. // N.B. This certificate expires on Dec. 31st, 1930. and may be renewed // on payment of $1.00 to the Department on or before Jan. 31st, 1931." printed on the card.
the card is signed by the Inspector of Training Schools for Nurses, but it is illegible
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996.
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commemorative pin

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Dates
1988
circa 1988
Collection
Charlotte Olive Casselman Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
998031004
Description
Gold and white enamel Kingston General Hospital centennial pin with the KGH symbol and a commemorative banner beneath it on the face; pin and clasp affixed to back.
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Accession Number
998031004
Collection
Charlotte Olive Casselman Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Commemorative and Association Items
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Gold and white enamel Kingston General Hospital centennial pin with the KGH symbol and a commemorative banner beneath it on the face; pin and clasp affixed to back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Charlotte Cass .
Maker
A. C. E.
Site Made (City)
Winnipeg
Site Made (State)
Manitoba
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1988
circa 1988
Date Remarks
Written on artifact.
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: white
Inscriptions
On front of pin in gold and enamel: "K G H"; embossed on back of pin: "A. C. E. // WINNIPEG // TAIWAN".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 1.8 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
Olive Cass graduated from and worked at the Kingston General Hospital and Brockville General Hospital before marrying Frederick M. Cass in 1948, who would later be a member of the Ontario Provincial Parliament. Pin obtained at the Kingston General Hospital Centennial Celebrations.
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commencement exercises program

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Dates
1923
circa 1923
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
998008001
Description
The commencement exercises from the golden jubilee of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing; printed on hard paper; has information on the events, and the names of the 1923 graduating class; has the Florence Nightingale Pledge on the back.
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Accession Number
998008001
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Education, Nursing -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
The commencement exercises from the golden jubilee of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing; printed on hard paper; has information on the events, and the names of the 1923 graduating class; has the Florence Nightingale Pledge on the back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
From the 1923 KGH Nursing Graduation Ceremony at Grant Hall in Kingston, Ontario; the card was acquired by Cora Burnside when she graduated in 1923 and was later given to her great niece Susan Muer-Simpson.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1923
circa 1923
Date Remarks
Date is printed on the program.
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"Eighteenth Annual // Commencement Exercises // Kingston General Hospital // Training School for Nurses // Friday Evening, May 11th, 1923 // Grant Hall 8 o'clock" printed on the top of the card; "Dost thou remember" printed in pen ink on the top of the front page.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 20.2 cm x Width 12.1 cm
Condition Remarks
The paper is creased in several places.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996.
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constitution and bylaws

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10961
Dates
1923
circa 1923
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998008005
Description
The constitution and bylaws of Kingston General Hospital Training School for Nurses Alumnae Association; it is a four page booklet with a brown cover.
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Accession Number
998008005
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Guideline Adherence -- pamphlet
Nursing
Description
The constitution and bylaws of Kingston General Hospital Training School for Nurses Alumnae Association; it is a four page booklet with a brown cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Cora Burnside.
Maker
KGH Nursing School Alumnae Association
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1923
circa 1923
Date Remarks
Cora Burnside graduated in 1923.
Material
paper: white; brown
Inscriptions
"Alumnae // Association // Kingston General Hospital // Training School for Nurses // KINGSTON, ONT." printed on the cover.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 14.0 cm Width 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear on the cover.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996.
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graduation certificate

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12339
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Charlotte Olive Casselman Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998031002 a-b
Description
A Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduation certificate in a leather case; rectangular piece of velum certificate (a) is inserted into one of two clear plastic pockets in a black leather case (b) with green fabric lining; folds into a small rectangle, snaps shut with one black snap.
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Accession Number
998031002 a-b
Collection
Charlotte Olive Casselman Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
A Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduation certificate in a leather case; rectangular piece of velum certificate (a) is inserted into one of two clear plastic pockets in a black leather case (b) with green fabric lining; folds into a small rectangle, snaps shut with one black snap.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - certificate - Size: Length 17.7 cm x Width 11.0 cm
b - case - Size (unfolded): Length 29.3 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Provenance
Owned by Charlotte Olive Gertrude Cass (nee Casselman); donated by her husband and niece.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Written on artifact.
Material
leather: black
fabric: green
vellum: cream
plastic: clear
ink: black, yellow
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed in gold on the front: "Charlotte Olive Gertrude Casselman"; printed on the certificate: "Kingston General Hospital // School of Nursing // Charlotte Olive Gertrude Cass // has satisfactorily completed a three years course of instruction and // practice in this institution, has passed all the required // examinations, and is qualified to nurse Medical, // Surgical, Obstetrical and Infections cases. // June 10th, 1940" signed by the Superintendent Ann Baillie.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-5 Box 22
Condition Remarks
Leather is stiff; the paper and plastic have been stained slightly green from the fabric.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Document provided; CD #1.
Research Facts
Olive Cass worked at the Kingston General Hospital and Brockville General Hospital before marrying Frederick M. Cass. Mr. Cass later became a member of the Ontario Provincial Parliament.
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Dates
1923
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
998008002
Description
An invitation to a Masquerade Dance; printed on an orange card with a picture of a cartoon person next to a pumpkin in the upper left corner.
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Accession Number
998008002
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
An invitation to a Masquerade Dance; printed on an orange card with a picture of a cartoon person next to a pumpkin in the upper left corner.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
From the Masquerade Dance, held on Halloween in 1923; it was given to Cora Burnside.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1923
Date Remarks
Date is printed on the invitation.
Material
card: orange
Inscriptions
"The Superintendent and Nurses // of the // Kingston General Hospital // Training School // request the pleasure of your company at a // Masquerade Dance // to be held in Grant Hall, Queen's University // on Wednesday Evening, October the thirty-first // nineteen hundred and twenty-three // at eight o'clock // Please present invitation at the door" printed on the card; "Miss Burnside and friend" printed in pen ink at the top of the card.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 12.8 cm x Width 10.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996.
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Dates
1923
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
998008012
Description
A graduate nurse's cap (likely); consists of a circular centre area meant to sit on the head, with a large outside edge with a black stripe across it; made out of a gauze-like material.
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Accession Number
998008012
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
A graduate nurse's cap (likely); consists of a circular centre area meant to sit on the head, with a large outside edge with a black stripe across it; made out of a gauze-like material.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
It was Cora Burnside's graduation cap.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1923
Date Remarks
Cora Burnside graduated in 1923.
Material
fabric: white, black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet C
Dimension Notes
Length 28.5 cm x Width 18.0 cm x Depth 13.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear; creased in centre
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; Paul Robertson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she probably wore this cap in New York, where she worked until 1971; she died in 1996.
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Dates
1920
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998008003
Description
A one-page rule booklet of the Kingston Registry of Graduate Nurses; contains 16 rules.
  2 images  
Accession Number
998008003
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Guideline Adherence -- pamphlet
Nursing
Description
A one-page rule booklet of the Kingston Registry of Graduate Nurses; contains 16 rules.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Cora Burnside.
Maker
The Kingston Registry of Graduate Nurses
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
Date Remarks
Date is printed on the paper.
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"The Kingston Registry // OF // Graduate Nurses // Rules --1920" printed on the cover; 16 rules printed inside (see accession record).
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 16.4 cm Width 13.0 cm
Condition Remarks
There is a large crease in the centre of the paper.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996.
Images
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Dates
1922
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998008004
Description
An 8-page booklet; contains the rules and regulations relating to the registration of nurses; has a tan coloured cover with the Ontario coat of arms at the top.
  3 images  
Accession Number
998008004
Collection
Cora Burnside Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Guideline Adherence -- pamphlet
Nursing
Description
An 8-page booklet; contains the rules and regulations relating to the registration of nurses; has a tan coloured cover with the Ontario coat of arms at the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Cora Burnside.
Maker
Clarkson W. James
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1922
Date Remarks
Date is printed on the cover.
Material
paper: white; tan
Inscriptions
"PROVINCE OF ONTARIO // RULES AND REGULATION // RELATING TO // REGISTRATION OF NURSES // TORONTO: Printed by Clarkson W. James. Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty // 1922" printed on the cover.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 14.0 cm Width 9.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Some minor wear on the cover.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Susan Muer-Simpson; Internet: "Registered Nurse and Registered Practical Nurse: The Difference"; CD #8
Research Facts
Cora Frances Burnside was a graduate of KGH Nursing's class of 1923; she worked in New York until 1971 and died in 1996; nursing was officially recognized as a regulated profession in 1922 when the provincial government passed a nurses registration act in Ontario.
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