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bathtub restraint

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Accession Number
000003063
Description
Canvas continuous bathtub restraint that is made of heavy canvas cut into an elongated oval shape with one flattened end; the top of the restraint has three large, flat canvas-covered hooks; there are four heavy long straps sewn onto the restraint (across from right to left); the ends of the straps…
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Accession Number
000003063
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
MeSH Heading
Restraint, Physical
Protective Clothing
Textiles
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital -- patient care
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- patient -- clothing
Mental Health -- patient -- restraints
Description
Canvas continuous bathtub restraint that is made of heavy canvas cut into an elongated oval shape with one flattened end; the top of the restraint has three large, flat canvas-covered hooks; there are four heavy long straps sewn onto the restraint (across from right to left); the ends of the straps have metal buckles that allow them to join together.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
fabric: off-white; grey
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The top and bottom of the restraint have the word "ONE" written on in marker.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-V1-4 Box 3
Dimension Notes
Length 161.5 x Width 240.0 x Depth 6.5 cm (including straps)
Condition Remarks
The canvas is complete and shows some staining, but no tears or holes; one of the straps is broken; the metal pieces show some wear and minor loss of plating, but no corrosion is visible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; CD #4
Research Facts
Most likely used during continuous bath therapy to securely hold the patient in the bathtub.
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Bethlehem Hospital [print]

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Dates
1735
circa 1735
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Mental Health
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Mental Health
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Accession Number
002050379
Description
Aquatint mounted on cardboard of Bethlehem Hospital with the grounds in the foreground; avenue in centre of grounds leads to front entrance; twelve people go to and fro.
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Accession Number
002050379
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Mental Health
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Mental Health
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- pictorial works
Art
Mental Health
Mental Health -- archival
Mental Health -- archival -- art
Mental Health -- archival -- hospital
Mental Health -- archival -- pictorial works
Mental Health -- archival -- postcard
Mental Health -- history
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital -- archival
Description
Aquatint mounted on cardboard of Bethlehem Hospital with the grounds in the foreground; avenue in centre of grounds leads to front entrance; twelve people go to and fro.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Allan Walters.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1735
circa 1735
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-3 Box B
Dimension Notes
Length 38.1 cm x Width 21.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Three tears leading from the right edge and the bottom.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"The Story of Bethlehem from its Founding in 1247," E.G. O'Donoghue; Prev. # 81.1.3; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Identified as aquatint #81, the print is of Bethlehem Hospital as it appeared after 1735; on the left is the eastern wing for male incurables and on the right is the western wing for female incurables; the wings were erected between 1725 and 1736 on the site of the original airing courts (?); the derivation of the term "Bedlam" comes from "Bethlehem." Accepted by the Academy of Medicine on March 4, 1981.
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doily [patient craft]

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Mental Health, Treatment
Accession Number
000003051
Description
Flat, oval-shaped white cotton fabric doily that has an embroidered floral and geometric design at the top, bottom, right and left sides; the outer edges below the designs are scalloped and the rest are flat; the needlework has been done by hand, and all four designs are the same.
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Accession Number
000003051
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Mental Health, Treatment
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- treatment
Mental Health -- treatment -- occupational therapy
Mental Health -- treatment -- rehabilitation
Mental Health -- treatment -- therapy -- crafts
Mental Health -- treatment -- therapy -- art therapy
Description
Flat, oval-shaped white cotton fabric doily that has an embroidered floral and geometric design at the top, bottom, right and left sides; the outer edges below the designs are scalloped and the rest are flat; the needlework has been done by hand, and all four designs are the same.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Maker
Patient at Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
BOX 18
Dimension Notes
Length 56.6 cm x Width 52.2 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The cloth has no tears or holes, but some staining is visible; there is one long, thin brown stain that runs the length of the runner and five other small stains.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; CD #3
Research Facts
Done as an occupational therapy project by a patient at KPH.
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doily [patient craft]

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Mental Health, Treatment
Accession Number
000003058
Description
A round doily, which consists of a round, flat cloth central piece with crocheted scalloped edges.
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Accession Number
000003058
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Mental Health, Treatment
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- treatment
Mental Health -- treatment -- occupational therapy
Mental Health -- treatment -- rehabilitation
Mental Health -- treatment -- therapy -- crafts
Mental Health -- treatment -- therapy -- art therapy
Description
A round doily, which consists of a round, flat cloth central piece with crocheted scalloped edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
fabric: white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 8
Dimension Notes
Length 22.5 x Width 21.0 x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
#1: The cloth shows minor wear, but no tears or holes; the front shows one small, dark brown stain, a lighter ring stain and a water stain.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; CD #3
Research Facts
Possibly made by a patient as occupational therapy.
Exhibit History
In case 3 of exhibit "Asylum" The Story of Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, Dec. 5, 2000; Main lobby, Westwood building, K.P.H.
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doily [patient craft]

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Mental Health, Treatment
Accession Number
000003059
Description
A square doily, which consists of a square, flat cloth central piece with a wide white cotton crocheted border, rounded at each corner.
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Accession Number
000003059
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Mental Health, Treatment
MeSH Heading
Household Articles
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- treatment
Mental Health -- treatment -- occupational therapy
Mental Health -- treatment -- rehabilitation
Mental Health -- treatment -- therapy -- crafts
Mental Health -- treatment -- therapy -- art therapy
Description
A square doily, which consists of a square, flat cloth central piece with a wide white cotton crocheted border, rounded at each corner.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
fabric: off-white
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 8
Dimension Notes
Length 20.3 x Width 20.3 x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
2007: repaired small gaps and broken links; #1: The cloth shows some wear; there are no tears, but two small holes are visible; the crocheted border is broken in several places and one corner is unravelling.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired Kingston Psychiatric Hospital nurse
Research Facts
Possibly made by a patient as occupational therapy.
Exhibit History
On display, Providence Continuing Care Centre: "Rockwood Asylum: Refuge and Renewal 1878–1905" from Feb. 13, 2007 to 24 Nov 2016. In case 3 of exhibit "Asylum" The Story of Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, Dec. 5, 2000.
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identification bracelet

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Classification
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Accession Number
000003048
Description
Plastic identification bracelet, which consists of a single piece of flat white plastic formed into an elongated oval bracelet piece with a long, thin flat strap on the left side; the top of the bracelet has a clear plastic cover designed to hold a card onto the bracelet; the right side of the brac…
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Accession Number
000003048
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Classification
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
MeSH Heading
Hospital Administration
Hospitals
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital -- administration
Mental Health -- hospital -- patient care
Mental Health -- hospital -- ward
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- patient -- identification
Description
Plastic identification bracelet, which consists of a single piece of flat white plastic formed into an elongated oval bracelet piece with a long, thin flat strap on the left side; the top of the bracelet has a clear plastic cover designed to hold a card onto the bracelet; the right side of the bracelet piece is rounded and has a metal fastener stud in it; the strap has 15 perforated holes that will fit over and onto the stud; a snap socket at the outer end of the strap fits over the socket after the bracelet has been fitted and fastens it in place.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
metal: silver
plastic: white; clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-9
Dimension Notes
Length 27.5 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The bracelet is unused and undamaged.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; to be used with 000.003.047; same as 000.003.049 and .050; CD #3
Research Facts
Came in a box with 284 bracelets; only three examples saved.
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identification bracelet

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Classification
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Accession Number
000003049
Description
Plastic identification bracelet, which consists of a single piece of flat white plastic formed into an elongated oval bracelet piece with a long, thin flat strap on the left side; the top of the bracelet has a clear plastic cover designed to hold a card onto the bracelet; the right side of the brac…
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Accession Number
000003049
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Classification
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
MeSH Heading
Hospital Administration
Hospitals
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital -- administration
Mental Health -- hospital -- patient care
Mental Health -- hospital -- ward
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- patient -- identification
Description
Plastic identification bracelet, which consists of a single piece of flat white plastic formed into an elongated oval bracelet piece with a long, thin flat strap on the left side; the top of the bracelet has a clear plastic cover designed to hold a card onto the bracelet; the right side of the bracelet piece is rounded and has a metal fastener stud in it; the strap has 15 perforated holes that will fit over and onto the stud; a snap socket at the outer end of the strap fits over the socket after the bracelet has been fitted and fastens it in place.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
metal: silver
plastic: white; clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-9
Dimension Notes
Length 27.5 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The bracelet is unused and undamaged.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; to be used with 000.003.047; same as 000.003.048 and .050; CD #3
Research Facts
Came in a box with 284 bracelets; only three examples saved.
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identification bracelet

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Classification
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Accession Number
000003050
Description
Plastic identification bracelet, which consists of a single piece of flat white plastic formed into an elongated oval bracelet piece with a long, thin flat strap on the left side; the top of the bracelet has a clear plastic cover designed to hold a card onto the bracelet; the right side of the brac…
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Accession Number
000003050
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Classification
Hospital Administration
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
MeSH Heading
Hospital Administration
Hospitals
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital -- administration
Mental Health -- hospital -- patient care
Mental Health -- hospital -- ward
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- patient -- identification
Description
Plastic identification bracelet, which consists of a single piece of flat white plastic formed into an elongated oval bracelet piece with a long, thin flat strap on the left side; the top of the bracelet has a clear plastic cover designed to hold a card onto the bracelet; the right side of the bracelet piece is rounded and has a metal fastener stud in it; the strap has 15 perforated holes that will fit over and onto the stud; a snap socket at the outer end of the strap fits over the socket after the bracelet has been fitted and fastens it in place.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
metal: silver
plastic: white; clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-9
Dimension Notes
Length 27.5 cm x Width 2.4 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The bracelet is unused and undamaged.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; to be used with 000.003.047; same as 000.003.048 and .049; CD #3
Research Facts
Came in a box with 284 bracelets; only three examples saved.
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identification bracelet cards

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Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Accession Number
000003047
Description
Booklet of heavy paper identification cards for standard size identification bracelets, which consists of 19 pages that have 15 cards each, with perforations for separating them; the pages of cards are joined together with two metal staples at the top and covered with a heavy paper cover and cardbo…
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Accession Number
000003047
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Archival Items
Mental Health
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
MeSH Heading
Patient Care Management
Mental Health
Mental Health -- archival
Mental Health -- archival -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital -- patient care
Mental Health -- hospital -- ward
Mental Health -- patient
Mental Health -- patient -- identification
Description
Booklet of heavy paper identification cards for standard size identification bracelets, which consists of 19 pages that have 15 cards each, with perforations for separating them; the pages of cards are joined together with two metal staples at the top and covered with a heavy paper cover and cardboard back; the first 16 pages of cards are white and the last three are pink; the front cover has printed directions for use on it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital
Material
metal: silver
paper: cream; white; pink
cardboard: light grey
Inscriptions
The front cover reads, "IDENTIFICATION // CARDS // for use with // STANDARD SIZE // IDENTIFICATION // BRACELETS // directions for use [listed in four steps and accompanied with line illustrations] // 3–374"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 23
Dimension Notes
Length 9.6 cm x Width 27.8 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Condition Remarks
About half of the original number of pages have been torn out of the booklet; the cards remaining are complete and undmaged; the fromt cover has a fold mark, but is complete and fully legible.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired KPH nurse; to be used with 000.003.048-.050; CD #3
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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care
Home Health Care
Food, Fortified
Infant Nutrition
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Patient Care
Home Health Care
Food, Fortified
Infant Nutrition
Accession Number
000003421
Description
White cup shaped ceramic invalid feeder with half cover with a mustache shaped indent; spout attached on the lower half of the body and curves upwards, like a teapot; without decoration; single open handle at ninety degrees from the spout pointing straight ahead; manufacturing mark stamped on base.
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Accession Number
000003421
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care
Home Health Care
Food, Fortified
Infant Nutrition
Classification
Mental Health
Mental Health, Hospital
Patient Care
Home Health Care
Food, Fortified
Infant Nutrition
MeSH Heading
Feeding Methods
MM= Feeding Dish
Mental Health
Mental Health -- hospital
Mental Health -- hospital -- patient care
Description
White cup shaped ceramic invalid feeder with half cover with a mustache shaped indent; spout attached on the lower half of the body and curves upwards, like a teapot; without decoration; single open handle at ninety degrees from the spout pointing straight ahead; manufacturing mark stamped on base.
Number Of Parts
1
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
ceramic: white
ink: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on base: "MADE IN // ENGLAND"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D2-8
Length
14.6
Width
12.4
Height
8.7
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor wear on bottom, glaze crackling, minor stains on covered area and interior
Copy Type
original
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