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Nurses Day [greeting card]

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Dates
2008
circa 2008
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
008014002 a-b
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white cardstock (a) folded in half; text printed in gold ink on a pale yellow and white diamond pattern background; text printed in gold ink inside; company logo, poem, manufacturing information, price, model number NUR 703-2 and bar code printed in black…
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Accession Number
008014002 a-b
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white cardstock (a) folded in half; text printed in gold ink on a pale yellow and white diamond pattern background; text printed in gold ink inside; company logo, poem, manufacturing information, price, model number NUR 703-2 and bar code printed in black ink on back; includes yellow envelope (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - card - Size: Length 17.7 cm x Width 12.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
b - envelope - Size: Length 18.2 cm x Width 12.7 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson at Rexall Drugs, April 2008
Maker
Hallmark Cards, Inc
Site Made (City)
Kansas City
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
2008
circa 2008
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, yellow
ink: yellow, black
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on front: "Nurses // Day- // the perfect time // to thank you for all you do. // You are a warm // and giving person, // and your contributions // really make a difference // in the lives of others."; printed inside: "Thank you // for giving so much // of yourself // in such an important job."; printed on back: "Hallmark // There are talented professionals // who dedicate themselves to the care of others... // from the constant attention to patient needs, // to the senssitivity of the human spirit. // We call these people nurses, // and little can truly repay them // for their countless deeds // except, perhaps, our thanks."; (b) stamped on back of envelope: "Hallmark"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 20
Condition Remarks
Excellent condition; purchased new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Nurses' Association" Web site; CD #8
Research Facts
The International Council of Nurses proclaimed a Nurses' Day in 1965; in 1974 it was celebrated on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale; it is now celebrated between May 6-12
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Prescription for a Great Nurses Day: Have Fun! Enjoy Yourself! Be Happy! [greeting card]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13075
Dates
2008
circa 2008
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
008014001 a-b
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white card stock (a) folded in half; cover includes text printed in black, blue and purple ink and a drawing of a brown fox in a white lab coat holding a clipboard and pen on a green background; text printed in black ink inside; back includes company logo…
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Accession Number
008014001 a-b
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white card stock (a) folded in half; cover includes text printed in black, blue and purple ink and a drawing of a brown fox in a white lab coat holding a clipboard and pen on a green background; text printed in black ink inside; back includes company logo, poem, manufacturing information, model number 99NUR 311-6 and bar code; includes white envelope (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - card - Size: Length 15.9 cm x Width 11.0 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
b - envelope - Size: Length 16.4 cm x Width 11.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson at Rexall Drugs, April 2008
Maker
Hallmark Cards, Inc
Site Made (City)
Kansas City
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
2008
circa 2008
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white
ink: green, orange, black, blue, purple, brown, white
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on front: "PReScRiPTioN // for a // GREAT // NURSES // DAY: // Have // FUN! // ENJOY // yourself! // Be // HAPPY!"; printed inside: "Repeat as necessary."; printed on back: "Hallmark // There are talented professionals // who dedicate themselves to the care of others... // from the constant attention to patient needs, // to the senssitivity of the human spirit. // We call these people nurses, // and little can truly repay them // for their countless deeds // except, perhaps, our thanks."; (b) stamped on back of envelope: "Hallmark".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 20
Condition Remarks
Excellent condition; purchased new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Nurses' Association" Web site; CD #8
Research Facts
The International Council of Nurses proclaimed a Nurses' Day in 1965; in 1974 it was celebrated on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale; it is now celebrated between May 6-12.
Images
Less detail