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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
000003061
Description
Ink drawing on fabric done by a patient at KPH; the fabric is flat and rectangular-shaped and has pen and ink drawings of 17 subjects related to the patient's life.
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Accession Number
000003061
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Art Therapy
Description
Ink drawing on fabric done by a patient at KPH; the fabric is flat and rectangular-shaped and has pen and ink drawings of 17 subjects related to the patient's life.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
fabric: light beige
ink: red; purple; green; black
Inscriptions
The drawings are labelled as follows: "CANADA - // DIRECTION"; "Kingston - Ont - // CANADA - "; "AFRICA - "; "DRESDEN - "; "Mrs. // Rosenbaum // here // E.R. // Lüdenscheid - // Westfalia"; "SACHSEN"; "TEXAS"; "MEXICO"; "Budapest - // Hungeria"; "GERMANY"; "SCOT // Country - // DANC // Good- // bye"; "MIAMI"; "FLORIDA"; "This is my // Friend // Please!"; U.S.A. // Curch - "; "FRANCE"; "PARIS"; "TIROL"; (maker's name)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet J
Dimension Notes
Length 107.6 cm x Width 50.6 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The cloth is complete, with no holes or tears; there are several fold marks in the cloth and minor unravelling at the top and bottom.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; CD #3
Research Facts
Patient art done as occupational therapy
Images
Less detail
Dates
1907
circa 1907
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
003044005
Description
A postcard with a colour-tinted image of Rockwood Hospital on the front; it is glued securely to another card which served as a backboard for a frame, so the back is hidden; the postcard is unused.
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Accession Number
003044005
Author
The name is just visible when peeking underneath the back where it is not glued to the cardboard.
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- pictorial works
Description
A postcard with a colour-tinted image of Rockwood Hospital on the front; it is glued securely to another card which served as a backboard for a frame, so the back is hidden; the postcard is unused.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
It was owned and displayed in a case with 003044004 by the Nursing Alumnae of Kingston Psychiatric Hospital; it was donated to KPH Archives by Jean Taylor in 1964.
Maker
Valentine & Sons
Site Made (City)
Montreal or Toronto
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1907
circa 1907
Date Remarks
Rockwood Asylum's name was changed to Rockwood Hospital for the Insane in 1907.
Material
paper: white, blue, green
Inscriptions
"Rockwood Hospital, Kingston, Can." printed on the bottom of the card's front.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length 13.9 cm x Width 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The card is slightly warped horizontally.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
996.001.462 & 996.001.467; CD #8
Research Facts
There was a cardboard back on the frame this postcard was originally in with some history written on it, it is now in the accession record.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
1905
circa 1900-1905
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
003044008
Description
Coloured postcard of Rockwood Hospital in Kingston, Ontario; in the background behind multiple trees, many of which are covered in pinkish-red leaves are three spired from the large limestone buildings; front of the image shows a path, which is split into two by trees and a lawn; name and location…
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Accession Number
003044008
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Postcards
Description
Coloured postcard of Rockwood Hospital in Kingston, Ontario; in the background behind multiple trees, many of which are covered in pinkish-red leaves are three spired from the large limestone buildings; front of the image shows a path, which is split into two by trees and a lawn; name and location of the publisher can be found on the left of the image; and the name and location of the hospital featured in the image can be found just below the image; the reverse is blank.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Harriette Seeley Bassler. Donated via the Nursing Alumnae of the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Maker
Mahood Bros.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1905
circa 1900-1905
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow, pink
Inscriptions
On the front: "Mahood Bros., Kingston, Canada // Rockwood Hospital, Kingston, Canada"; on the back: "PRIVATE POST CARD. // 450 // THIS SPACE MAY BE USED FOR CORRESPONDENCE // THIS SPACE IS USED FOR ADDRESS ONLY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 11 b
Length
8.8 cm
Width
13.8 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The bottom-left corner of the postcard is slightly bent and worn
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
https://www.cardcow.com/663172/rockwood-hospital-kingston-canada-ontario/
Research Facts
The website below shows that the postcard was likely printed just before 1905.
Images
Less detail

Provincial Asylum, Kingston, Canada [postcard]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10923
Dates
1907
circa 1907
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
003044004
Description
A postcard with a colour-tinted image of the Provincial Asylum on the front; it is glued securely to another card which served as a backboard for a frame, so the back is hidden; the postcard is unused.
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Accession Number
003044004
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- pictorial works
Description
A postcard with a colour-tinted image of the Provincial Asylum on the front; it is glued securely to another card which served as a backboard for a frame, so the back is hidden; the postcard is unused.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
It was owned by the Nursing Alumnae of Kingston Psychiatric Hospital. Donated to Kingston Psychiatric Hospital Archives by Jean Taylor in 1964.
Maker
Nash Bros.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1907
circa 1907
Date Remarks
The postcard is very similar to 002.009.001 which is dated 1907.
Material
paper: white, blue, green
Inscriptions
"Provincial Asylum, Kingston, Canada"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box 6
Dimension Notes
Length 13.9 cm x Width 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The card is slightly warped horizontally.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Research Facts
There was a cardboard back on the frame this postcard was originally in with some history written on it, it is now in the accession record.
Images
Less detail