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bobby barrettes

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Dates
1957
1969
circa 1960-1969
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996028015 a-f
Description
A white and blue rectangular paper package with five white bobby barrettes clipped vertically onto lower half; illustration of nurse in top left corner.
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Accession Number
996028015 a-f
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
A white and blue rectangular paper package with five white bobby barrettes clipped vertically onto lower half; illustration of nurse in top left corner.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - package - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 10.0 cm.
b-f - bobby barrettes (x5) - Size: Length 5.7 cm. x Width 3.0 mm. x Depth 5.0 mm.
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1928 Graduate
Maker
Gaylord Products
Site Made (City)
St. Hyacinthe
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1957
1969
circa 1960-1969
Date Remarks
Date approximation based on appearance of nurse on package and copyright date of Gayla Bobby Barrettes.
Material
paper: blue; white; pink; brown; black
metal: white
Inscriptions
On package at centre top: "WHITE // BOBBY // BARRETTES // BLANCHES"; at top right, "No. 430 // 29¢ // by // Gayla ®"; along bottom: "Gaylord Products of Canada, Ltd. -- St. Hyacinthe, Que."; store sticker reads, "List Price .29 // TOP DISCOUNT // STORES // Your Cost .26"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Condition Remarks
No signs of damage except some slight creasing of the bottom corners of the package
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Book
Reference Comments
"Listing of the Nora Valleau Collection"
Library of Congress. Copyright Office, "Catalog of Copyright Entries: Third series," 1959, pg. 34. https://books.google.ca/books?id=qD0hAQAAIAAJ&dq=gayla+bobby+barrettes&source=gbs_navlinks_s
Research Facts
Barrettes also known as 'bobby pins'; used by Nora Valleau to secure her nurse's cap.
Exhibit History
On exhibit at the Museum of Health Care in the East Gallery, small cases #1 and #2 - May 30, 2007-June 9, 2008.
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bobby barrettes

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Dates
1960
1969
circa 1960-1969
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996028016 a-e
Description
A white and blue rectangular paper package with four white bobby barrettes clipped vertically onto lower half; image of nurse in top left corner; one pin is missing.
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Accession Number
996028016 a-e
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
A white and blue rectangular paper package with four white bobby barrettes clipped vertically onto lower half; image of nurse in top left corner; one pin is missing.
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - package - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 10.0 cm.
b-e - bobby barrettes (x5) - Size: Length 5.7 cm. x Width 3.0 mm. x Depth 5.0 mm.
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate
Maker
Gaylord Products
Site Made (City)
St. Hyacinthe
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1960
1969
circa 1960-1969
Date Remarks
Date approximation based on appearance of nurse on package
Material
paper: blue; white; pink; brown; black
metal: white
Inscriptions
On package at centre top: "WHITE // BOBBY // BARRETTES // BLANCHES"; at top right, "No. 430 // 29¢ // by // Gayla ®[crown symbol above "Gayla"]; along bottom: "Gaylord Products of Canada, Ltd. -- St. Hyacinthe, Que."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Condition Remarks
Missing one pin; glue residue on package surface 2.4 cm from top and 2.7 cm from right side (left over from store sticker); slight creasing on bottom corners
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
"Listing of the Nora Valleau Collection"
Research Facts
Barrettes also known as 'bobby pins'; used by Nora Valleau to secure her nurse's cap; same package as 996.028.015
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Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002075 a-ad
Description
Cardboard card with 30 grey bobby pins attached; each bobby pin is made of a single strip of metal folded in half with a space at the fold; the bottom half is flat and the top half goes through to the front; 1 button is 1.9 cm in diameter with a plastic front; 1 button is slightly wavy; both ends …
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Accession Number
995002075 a-ad
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Hygiene -- instrumentation
Household Articles
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Cardboard card with 30 grey bobby pins attached; each bobby pin is made of a single strip
of metal folded in half with a space at the fold; the bottom half is flat and the top half
goes through to the front; 1 button is 1.9 cm in diameter with a plastic front; 1 button
is slightly wavy; both ends have been dipped in plastic to reduce sharpness; the top end
is also bent up in a 45 deg angle
Number Of Parts
30
Part Names
a-ad - bobby pins - Size: Length 5.3 cm. x Width 1.0 mm.
Maker
Tip-Top
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Card has a price sticker from Wight's Drugs for $.53
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Condition Remarks
The bobby pins are unused and uncorroded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #2
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ceremonial candleholder

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Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002088
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; sides of lamp have a slightly raised scroll design.
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Accession Number
995002088
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Schools, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; sides of lamp have a slightly raised scroll design.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Margaret Stewart (1931 KGH Nursing graduate); given to Diane (Duffy) Hinchcliffe (1965 KGH Nursing graduate) by Margaret Stewart's daughter, K. Langan.
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Date Remarks
Margaret Stewart graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1931.
Material
porcelain: cream
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.0 cm. x Depth: 8.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Handle of the candleholder has been broken at some point and non-expertly mended with an unidentified adhesive
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
A white porcelain candleholder with small wax candle was given to each nursing student at the "nurses lamp lighting ceremony", which was held at the completion of the six-month probationary period. The lamp design was modeled after lamps used by Florence Nightingale. Nursing School added their school name / logo on the lamp as a commemoration of the occasion. Each nursing school had a variant of the basic ceremony held at specified times in the training of a nurse.
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Dates
1912
circa 1912
Collection
Miss Norma Crozier Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
992022002
Description
One only sterling cuff link; monogrammed "NC"; slant style
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Accession Number
992022002
Collection
Miss Norma Crozier Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
One only sterling cuff link; monogrammed "NC"; slant style
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Envelope states: "Kingston General Hospital Nurses from Miss Norma Crozier class of
'12 1 class pin // 1 sterling cuff link, monogrammed"
Dates
1912
circa 1912
Date Remarks
see envelope description
Material
sterling silver: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 2.0 cm. x Width: 1.7 cm. x Depth: 1.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
tarnished; slight dent in button of cuff
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Detoxification (Revised) [book]

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Dates
1929
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
015017006
Description
Hardbound book with black and white photographs and illustrations describing the treatment and prevention of diseases of the mouth and throat; title of book stamped in gold on front cover; 60 pages.
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Accession Number
015017006
Author
WM.S. Merrell Company
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Nurse
Description
Hardbound book with black and white photographs and illustrations describing the treatment and prevention of diseases of the mouth and throat; title of book stamped in gold on front cover; 60 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor's family friend Dr. Everett Franklin Ward.
Maker
WM.S. Merrell Company
Site Made (City)
Cincinatti
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1929
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream
ink: black; gold
fabric: blue
Inscriptions
Printed on frontispiece: "DETOXIFICATION // A new Factor in the // Treatment and Prevention of Diseases // of the Mouth and Throat // PART I // THEORY OF DETOXIFICATION // PART II // TECHNIQUE OF DETOXIFICATION // Published by // THE WM. S. MERRELL COMPANY // CINCINNATI"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
18.07 cm
Width
12.5 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear and stain on spine; pages in good condition
Copy Type
original
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Dates
1950
1960
1950-1960
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival
Accession Number
997037590 a-b
Description
Empty box for ECG Mounting Folders in two piece paper cardboard box; end panel has paper label for Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
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Accession Number
997037590 a-b
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival
MeSH Heading
Hospital Records -- instrumentation
Description
Empty box for ECG Mounting Folders in two piece paper cardboard box; end panel has paper label for Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box top - Size: Length 30.0 cm x Width 23.0 cm x Depth 8.2 cm
b - bottom - Size: Length 28.7 cm x Width 22.0 cm x Depth 8.1 cm
Provenance
Dr. Godfrey Bird
Maker
Sanborn Company
Site Made (City)
Waltham
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
1950-1960
Date Remarks
Date determined by font style
Material
paper: cream, red, grey
ink: navy
Inscriptions
Printed on top of box: "ECG // MOUNTING // FOLDERS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K1-2
Condition Remarks
Some oil-type drops staining on box top; slight fading of red printing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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graduation pin

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Dates
1919
circa 1919
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002024
Description
Gold pin; white ground with gold trim; "KGH" to central area
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Accession Number
995002024
Author
Lillian Lord
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Gold pin; white ground with gold trim; "KGH" to central area
Provenance
Awarded to Lillian Lord during commencement of KGH School of Nursing, 1919
Dates
1919
circa 1919
Date Remarks
Date of Lillian Lord's graduation
Material
metal: white; yellow
Inscriptions
To front centre: "KGH"; engraved to back: "L L // 1919 // 14 K [symbol that resembles a "C"
with a "3" inside - see accession sheet for drawing]
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Diam. : 2.0 cm.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Owned by Lillian Mary (Lord) Dougherty, who graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1919, while she was a nursing student.
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour - 09/95
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graduation pin

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Dates
1888
circa 1888
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002025
Description
Sterling silver pin; geometric and leaf decorative markings; bar header; swinging plaque body; medallion to centre of body; with inscription front and back
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Accession Number
995002025
Author
Mary O'Hara
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Sterling silver pin; geometric and leaf decorative markings; bar header; swinging plaque
body; medallion to centre of body; with inscription front and back
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Awarded to Mary O'Hara at KGH Training School for Nurses Commencement, 1888
Dates
1888
circa 1888
Date Remarks
Date of Mary O'Hara's graduation
Material
silver: silver
Inscriptions
Engraved to front: KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL // TRAINING // SCHOOL // FOR // NURSES; engraved
to back: "Mary O'Hara // GRADUATED // Sept. 11th 1888"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.0 cm. x Width 4.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
slightly tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Exhibit History
On exhibit at Museum, Jan. 22, 2001-June 9, 2008.
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graduation pin

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Dates
1935
circa 1935
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
995002047
Description
Round gold pin with 4 sections coming out; letters "KGH" in gold, over white enamelled front
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Accession Number
995002047
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Round gold pin with 4 sections coming out; letters "KGH" in gold, over white enamelled front
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick (1935 KGH Nursing graduate)
Dates
1935
circa 1935
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: white
Inscriptions
Engraved on pin: "M.E.K."; stamped : "S.Bs 10 k [symbol that resembles a 7 superimposed on a 4]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Condition Remarks
No damage or tarnishing
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #1
Exhibit History
KGH Nursing Alumnae 2005 Special exhibit, Museum of Health Care, 20 May 2005-24 June 2005
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