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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
998004005
Description
Framed letter congratulating Helen Hughes on her retirement (a), in a wood frame with a glass panel (b).
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Accession Number
998004005
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Commemorative and Association Items
Correspondence
Description
Framed letter congratulating Helen Hughes on her retirement (a), in a wood frame with a glass panel (b).
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - letter - Size: Length 50.0 cm x Width 35.0 cm
b - frame - Size: Length 53.0 cm x Width 36.8 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Provenance
Owned by Helen Hughes.
Maker
Simpsons
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Printed on artifact
Material
paper: yellow
ink: brown
wood: brown
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on a sticker on the back of the frame: "Simpsons // ORDER NO // 18 / 65".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-1
Condition Remarks
Some fading of letter, frame in excellent condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2.
Research Facts
Helen Hughes graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1931. She spent her entire career at the hospital, retiring from the position of Director of Nursing. Presented to Miss Hughes at her retirement from the Kingston General Hospital.
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identification name plate

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Dates
1960
circa 1960
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Classification
Hospital Administration
Accession Number
998004006
Description
Gold metal rectangular name pin with black lettering; clasp pin closure on reverse.
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Accession Number
998004006
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Hospital Administration
Classification
Hospital Administration
MeSH Heading
Hospital Administration
Description
Gold metal rectangular name pin with black lettering; clasp pin closure on reverse.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Worn by Helen Hughes.
Maker
Reeves Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Attleboro
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
circa 1960
Date Remarks
Based on date of promotion.
Material
metal: yellow
ink: black
Inscriptions
Etched on front of pin: "MISS H. G. HUGHES // DIRECTOR OF NURSING"; stamped into metal on back of pin: "MFG, BY REEVES CO. INC., ATTLEBORO, MASS".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length 5.5 cm x Width 1.2 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Elizabeth Black; CD #2.
Research Facts
Helen Hughes graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1931. She spent her entire career at the hospital, retiring from the position of Director of Nursing.
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Dates
1972
circa 1972
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
998004002
Description
Miniature paper nurses' cap with a black fabric stripe on the upper edge held together by a plastic fastener.
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Accession Number
998004002
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing -- models
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing -- models
Description
Miniature paper nurses' cap with a black fabric stripe on the upper edge held together by a plastic fastener.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Helen G Hughes.
Maker
Dispo-Cap
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Date Remarks
Written on artefact
Material
paper: white
fabric: black
plastic: white
Inscriptions
Handwritten in blue ink: "March 8/72 Dept Head Party"; printed in black ink: "DISPOSABLE NURSES' CAPS // DISPO/CAP // BOX 427, POSTAL STN. "T" // TORONTO, 19, ONTARIO".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet C
Dimension Notes
Length 9.5 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some discoloration from handling on paper; slight bends at edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Donors remarks; CD #2.
Research Facts
Helen G Hughes, graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1931. The miniature cap was used with the table decorations at the 1972 nursing reunion dinner. This miniature nurses cap was a salesmans sample for ordering full size.
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Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
998004001
Description
Black and white graduation photograph of 43 nurses from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing with Ann Baillie in the centre.
Accession Number
998004001
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
Anniversaries and Special Events
Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Black and white graduation photograph of 43 nurses from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing with Ann Baillie in the centre.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Helen G. Hughes.
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Date Remarks
Printed on object.
Material
paper: white
ink: black, blue
Inscriptions
Handwritten on back: "1931 // KGH // Class".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 26
Frame in props storage 18 Sept. 2009
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 87.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some minor tears in edges; creases; tightly rolled; some discoloration
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Helen G. Hughes, Class of 1931, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing.
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photograph album

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Dates
1970
1978
circa 1970-1978
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
998004004
Description
Brown vinyl photograph album with gold border consists of two sided photo pocket pages made of clear plastic with space for three photographs per side; holds 35 photographs depicting the retirement party for nurse Helen Hughes; includes a typed letter taped inside the front cover.
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Accession Number
998004004
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
Anniversaries and Special Events
Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Brown vinyl photograph album with gold border consists of two sided photo pocket pages made of clear plastic with space for three photographs per side; holds 35 photographs depicting the retirement party for nurse Helen Hughes; includes a typed letter taped inside the front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Helen Hughes.
Dates
1970
1978
circa 1970-1978
Date Remarks
Based on retirement date.
Material
plastic: brown, yellow, clear
paper: white
Inscriptions
In blue ink inside the cover: "To Miss Hughes, // In remembrance of your // retirement. // Sincerely. // Fe Autria".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Dimension Notes
Length 31.5 cm x Width 17.0 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Small white scuff mark on cover.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Elizabeth Black; CD #2.
Research Facts
Album given to Miss Hughes upon her retirement from the Kingston General Hospital. Photographs show her colleagues who attended the retirement party.
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With Tender Loving Care [book]

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Dates
1973
circa 1973
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
998004003
Description
White soft cover book with red text and illustration on front cover; 101 pages.
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Accession Number
998004003
Author
Katherine Connell Crothers
Collection
Helen G. Hughes Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing -- history
Hospitals -- history
Description
White soft cover book with red text and illustration on front cover; 101 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Helen Hughes and Elizabeth Black.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1973
circa 1973
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact.
Material
paper: white
ink: red, black, green
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "With Tender Loving Care... // by Katherine Connell Crothers // ... a story of // The School of Nursing // Kingston General Hospital"; hand written on the inside cover: "Golda Helen Hughes // Grad 1931".
Permanent Location
Storage Room: 2005-5-3
Dimension Notes
Length 22.5 cm x Width 15.3 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some fading of cover; minor scuffing of cover edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Included in book; CD #2.
Research Facts
A history of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing , assembled as a commenorative project by members of the alumnae.
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