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25th Reunion of Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1932 [photograph]

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Dates
1957
circa 1957
Collection
Mona Winterburn Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Accession Number
009009006
Description
Monochrome photograph of twenty-five nurses celebrating their 25th anniversary after graduating from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1932; the women are looking towards the camera for a group photo in a large room; women are lined up into three rows with the first row of women si…
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Accession Number
009009006
Collection
Mona Winterburn Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Nurses
Photography
Description
Monochrome photograph of twenty-five nurses celebrating their 25th anniversary after graduating from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1932; the women are looking towards the camera for a group photo in a large room; women are lined up into three rows with the first row of women sitting and the second and third row standing; each nurse is dressed in casual attire; mounted in a wide cream coloured and designed frame with brown cardstock; handwritten names of the ladies on the front; dates of the reunion and the photographers details on lower front.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Photograph was originally owned by Mona Winterburn's aunt, Mary Benedict.
Maker
H. Lightfoot
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1957
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream, brown
ink: black, grey
Inscriptions
On the front: "25TH ANNIVERSARY K.G.H. 1932 - 1957 // H. Lightfoot // Kingston; on the back: "Front Row - L - R - Emma Smith -- Miss Gill Miss Wilson Miss Acton Miss Armery - Miss Livine // Miss [illegible] // 2nd Row - Lori McMaster - Elsie [illegible] - Muriel Keyes - Gertrude [illegible] - Adele [illegible] - Irene Campbell // [illegible name] - Gladys O'Day // 3rd Row: Norma Clark - Helen Spafford - Billie Seager - Ailene Toland - Kelen Akroyd - Mahel Johnson // Geraldine Fraser - Isabelle Hendrick."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-4-2
Length
30.3 cm
Width
35.2 cm
Depth
0.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 30.3 cm X Width 35.2 cm X Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The frame is slightly warped throughout and three of the corners are bent
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
Kingston Health Sciences Centre website, "KGH School of Nursing," (https://kingstonhsc.ca/kgh-school-nursing)
Research Facts
There were forty-two students in Class of 1932: using the class list the names that are not legible are listed here:
"Front Row - L - R - Emma Smith -- Miss Gill Miss Wilson Miss Acton Miss Armery - Miss Livine // Miss DERBYSHIRE // 2nd Row - Lori McMaster - Elsie DAVIS - Muriel Keyes - Gertrude RANSOM - Adele BENEDICT - Irene Campbell // CORDELIA HUTSON - Gladys O'Day // 3rd Row: Norma Clark - Helen Spafford - Billie Seager - Ailene Toland - Kelen Akroyd - Mahel Johnson // Geraldine Fraser - Isabelle Hendrick"
The first official graduating class of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing was in 1888; the school was created in order to educate nurses as the demand for them increased, as well as providing a labour force to the hospital. When the first nurses graduated, they were given a certificate of completion, twenty five dollars, and a nursing medal. Over the years, nurses were sometimes given pins and/or rings or other memorabilia to commemorate their graduation from the school.
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35th Reunion of St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1946 [photograph]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11202
Dates
1981
circa 1981
Collection
Susanne Martel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Accession Number
005019009
Description
A colour photograph of members of the St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1946.
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Accession Number
005019009
Collection
Susanne Martel Collection
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Photography
Description
A colour photograph of members of the St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1946.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother, Mary Pillar (married name McAlpine), a 1946 graduate of the St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing, in Toronto.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1981
circa 1981
Date Remarks
Written on artefact
Material
paper: multicolored
Inscriptions
"June / 81 // Reunion" written in pen on the back of the photograph.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box 4
Length
11.2 cm
Width
8.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 11.2 cm x Width 8.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Some discoloration and slight damage around the edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
"The St. Michael's Story," St. Michael's Hospital, http://www.stmichaelshospital.com/about/history.php, accessed July 13th, 2020.
Research Facts
St. Michael's Hospital School of Nursing is an urban Roman Catholic hospital based nursing school in Toronto. It was founded in 1892 by the Sisters of St. Joseph to care for the poor, Beginning with 26 beds, by 1912 there were 300 beds and a five room operating suite. "Between 1892 and 1974, St. Michael's School of Nursing graduated 81 classes, totalling 5,177 graduates. The school was closed in 1974 when nursing education was moved into the province's community college system." Their motto, "Quod Minimis Mihi Fecisti," means "You Did It For Me." The reunion was the 35th anniversary and took place in 1981.
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50 year reunion Hamilton General Hospital Nurses Training School Class of 1946 [photograph]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15407
Dates
1996
circa 1996
Category
Archival
Archival, photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Accession Number
010051004
Description
Wood framed rectangular colour nurses alumna 50 year reunion photograph of Hamilton General Hospital Nurses Training School Class of 1946; photograph depicts 26 women arranged in two rows with the front row seated on two couches; nurses are in front of large burgundy curtain; clear glass glaze at f…
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Accession Number
010051004
Category
Archival
Archival, photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Photograph
Nursing
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
MeSH Heading
Archival
Schools, Nursing
Schools, Nursing -- pictorial works
Nurses
Nurses -- portraits
Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Wood framed rectangular colour nurses alumna 50 year reunion photograph of Hamilton General Hospital Nurses Training School Class of 1946; photograph depicts 26 women arranged in two rows with the front row seated on two couches; nurses are in front of large burgundy curtain; clear glass glaze at front and moulded wooden frame painted black with silver coloured trim; photograph mounted inside frame with black card paper with gold coloured border; thick light brown cardboard backing secured with grey metal brad nails and staples; grey metal mounting wire stretched horizontally across back and attached with grey metal eye screws.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donor is son of original owner: Verna Mae Sproule (1 May 1922 – 2003), Hamilton General Hospital Training School Class 1946. Miss Sproule worked at Kingston General Hospital as scrub nurse for Dr. Bingham.
Site Made (City)
Hamilton
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1996
circa 1996
Date Remarks
Donor file suggests this was the 50 year reunion
Material
paper: tan, black
ink: gold
glass: clear
wood: brown
paint: black, silver
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-1
Length
28.6 cm
Width
23.4 cm
Depth
1.6 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor scratching and chipping of paint all over frame; minor scratching of backing board, especially around nails and staples; minor adhesive residue on glaze near top proper right corner.
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Documents
Website
Reference Comments
Donor file 010.051
“Hamilton General Hospital.” History of Health Care in Hamilton, McMaster University, 2020.
Research Facts
This is an Alumna reunion of the Hamilton General Hospital Training School Class of 1946. Verna Mae Sproule (1 May 1922 – 2003), the mother of the artifact donor, was a member of the graduating class; Sproule also briefly worked at Kingston General Hospital as a scrub nurse for Dr. Bingham. The donor indicates that this was likely the 50 year reunion.
The Hamilton General Hospital training school for nurses was an apprenticeship style program that began in 1890; the program was initially two years, but was expanded to a three-year program led by the head nurse and physicians; it involved formal instruction and on the job training; the Hamilton General Hospital School of Nursing discontinued in 1973 when Mohawk College took over the program.
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75 Years of Progress In Dingbat Land [Dingbat calendar]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14715
Dates
1974
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival
Pharmacy
Classification
Archival
Archival, Images
Archival, Pharmacy
Accession Number
997032013
Description
Poster designed to have three printed framings; the outermost frame is plain, but this frame has been cut off at the top and bottom edges; the middle frame is a pale green border with red and blue maple leaves on a white geometrical pattern; the printer's trademarks are printed on the four corners …
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Accession Number
997032013
Author
Frosst
Collection
Gladys (Millar) Rockel Collection
Category
Archival
Pharmacy
Classification
Archival
Archival, Images
Archival, Pharmacy
MeSH Heading
Pharmacy -- poster
Drugs -- advertisements, Documentation, Office Management
Description
Poster designed to have three printed framings; the outermost frame is plain, but this frame has been cut off at the top and bottom edges; the middle frame is a pale green border with red and blue maple leaves on a white geometrical pattern; the printer's trademarks are printed on the four corners of this frame; the inner frame mimics a wooden frame with many planes and an elliptical title plaque at the bottom; each frame is edged in black, and white lines separate the frames; the poster depicts Dingbats in a cave bottling medications while two elderly Dingbats talk about the past; the bottom area has the different months of the year in 1975 and a full page of January 1975 still attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Gladys (Millar) Rockel, donated by her son Stephen Rockel.
Maker
Merck Frosst Company
Site Made (City)
Kirkland
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1974
Material
paper: white ink: varying colours metal: black, brass, silver
Inscriptions
Printed on poster: "75 YEARS OF PROGRESS IN // DINGBAT LAND // Frosst // FOUNDED IN CANADA IN 1899 // CHARLES E. FROSST & CO. KIRKLAND (MONTREAL) CANADA // JANUARY 1975" with calendar dates and product information following.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5
Length
67.3
Width
35.8
Depth
0.1
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
minor curling from previous storage in a tube
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Person
Internet
Reference Comments
The Frosst Dingbat Calendars. Niagara Apothecary
Donor’s remarks
Research Facts
From 1915 until 1996, health professionals all across Canada received a calendar which featured the healing efforts of the Dingbats. Charles Edward Frosst founded the Canadian company that bore his name until 1965 when it was taken over by a major American manufacturer to become Merck-Frosst. Charles Frosst engaged the artist, William Dudley Burnett Ward, to paint an appealing calendar for distribution to his firm's audience. Over the course of 81 years there have been a long succession of artists following Ward.
The Dingbat calendars were discontinued as a result of a Canadian industry's association decision that the Dingbat promotion was unfair competition.
Gladys (Millar) Rockel graduated from Kitchener Waterloo Nursing College Class of 1939; nursing positions on Pontiac, MI (1940), Grand Rapids, MI (1941), Toronto, Ontario (1942) and worked in private practise with husband Dr Rockel.
The Dingbat calendars started in February each year leaving the last page for January of the following year still attached, so the actual calendar dates to the previous year.
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acupuncture chart

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6867
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Accession Number
1976.32.1
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man down on one knee, facing sideways; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
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Accession Number
1976.32.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Acupuncture -- audiovisual aids
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Education
Acupuncture -- pictorial works
Medicine, Chinese Traditional -- pictorial works
Education, Medical
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man down on one knee, facing sideways; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Material
paper: yellowish-white; brown; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-R1-4 Box 2
Dimension Notes
Length 78.7 cm x Width 41.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
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acupuncture chart

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6868
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Accession Number
1976.32.2
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man from the front; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1976.32.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Acupuncture -- audiovisual aids
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Education
Acupuncture -- pictorial works
Medicine, Chinese Traditional -- pictorial works
Education, Medical
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man from the front; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Site Made (Country)
China
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Material
paper: yellowish-white; brown; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-R1-4 Box 2
Dimension Notes
Length 78.7 cm x Width 41.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
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acupuncture chart

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6869
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Accession Number
1976.32.3
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man from the back; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1976.32.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Acupuncture -- audiovisual aids
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Education
Acupuncture -- pictorial works
Medicine, Chinese Traditional -- pictorial works
Education, Medical
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man from the back; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Site Made (Country)
China
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Material
paper: yellowish-white; brown; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-R1-4 Box 2
Dimension Notes
Length 78.7 cm x Width 41.0 cm
Condition Remarks
A tiny rip near wrist of right hand; sides are a little tattered.
Copy Type
Original
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acupuncture chart

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6870
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Accession Number
1976.32.4
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man facing sideways; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1976.32.4
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Acupuncture -- audiovisual aids
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Education
Acupuncture -- pictorial works
Medicine, Chinese Traditional -- pictorial works
Education, Medical
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Description
A rectangular piece of poster paper with the printed figure of a man facing sideways; acupuncture points and pathways are indicated on the body of the man; explanatory text underneath; all text in Chinese.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Site Made (Country)
China
Dates
1925
1935
circa 1925-1935
Material
paper: yellowish-white; brown; black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-R1-4 Box 2
Dimension Notes
Length 78.7 cm x Width 41.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Somewhat tattered along sides.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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acupuncture chart

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5750
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Accession Number
1969.15.3
Description
Item is missing.

acupuncture chart

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6135
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Accession Number
1969.474.1
Description
A stiff, heavy, off-white paper is used as a surface on which to mount an acupuncture drawing; the paper has been pasted onto wooden dowels that run the width at each end of the chart; a string has been strung through two small, holes in the dowels at the top of the chart; the drawing appears to ha…
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Accession Number
1969.474.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Archival Items
Classification
Education
Archival, Images
Anatomy
MeSH Heading
Teaching Materials
Acupuncture -- audiovisual aids
Medicine, Chinese Traditional
Education
Acupuncture -- pictorial works
Medicine, Chinese Traditional -- pictorial works
Education, Medical
Archival, Images
Anatomy
Description
A stiff, heavy, off-white paper is used as a surface on which to mount an acupuncture drawing; the paper has been pasted onto wooden dowels that run the width at each end of the chart; a string has been strung through two small, holes in the dowels at the top of the chart; the drawing appears to have been drawn by hand with watercolours; there are Chinese characters on the chart.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Site Made (Country)
China
Material
paper: off-white; black
wood
fabric
Inscriptions
In Chinese.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-R1-4 Box 1
Dimension Notes
Length 87.8 cm x Width 30.8 cm
Condition Remarks
There is a tear in the right lower-middle side of the chart there is also a thin, narrow portion running across the figure's med-section and both arms that has been erased or blotted out.
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
"T'ung Ren T'u -- Copper man front view."
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