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Dates
1925
circa 1925
Collection
Claire Ellen Penman Bennett Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
Accession Number
008003001 a-c
Description
Gold graduation ring with octagonal face depicting a simplified Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing insignia including a centered red cross painted in enamel (a); rectagonal cardboard box with padded velvet interior with a slit for the ring to be inserted (b); lid for box has decorative vin…
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Accession Number
008003001 a-c
Collection
Claire Ellen Penman Bennett Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Commemorative
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Gold graduation ring with octagonal face depicting a simplified Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing insignia including a centered red cross painted in enamel (a); rectagonal cardboard box with padded velvet interior with a slit for the ring to be inserted (b); lid for box has decorative vine pattern around top edges (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - ring - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Width 1.8 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
b - box - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 4.4 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
c - lid - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Width 4.4 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Provenance
Owned by Claire Ellen Penman Bennett, donated by her daughter Marilyn E. Bennett.
Dates
1925
circa 1925
Date Remarks
Marked on object.
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: red
paper: white
fabric: purple
ink: yellow
Inscriptions
Moulded onto face of ring: "K // G // H // 25"; engraved inside ring: "C. E. P. // S. Bs.".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Condition Remarks
Ring shows minor tarnishing and wear along edges; box lid has separated corners and bottom box is misshapen on one side.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
Research Facts
Claire Ellen Penman Bennett graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1925. upon her graduation from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing;
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nurse's uniform

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact979
Dates
1996
circa 1996
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
Accession Number
996026001 a-e
Description
Reproduction of a 1935 Kingston General Hospital probationer nurse's uniform; the uniform consists of (a) a dress made of light blue and white vertically-striped cloth with five plastic snaps at the neck and a strip of white cloth with five snaps down from the neck to the lower back; the dress has …
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Accession Number
996026001 a-e
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Nursing
Classification
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
MM= Clothing -- nursing
Description
Reproduction of a 1935 Kingston General Hospital probationer nurse's uniform; the uniform consists
of (a) a dress made of light blue and white vertically-striped cloth with five plastic snaps at the
neck and a strip of white cloth with five snaps down from the neck to the lower back; the dress has
long sleeves and hangs to above-the-knee level; (b) apron of white cloth made to be worn around the
waist over (a); the apron has a waistband and a skirt that hangs down below the knees; (c) collar
made of white cloth formed into a circular shape with a neck hole in the centre; there are five
snaps on the collar which allow it to be attached to the neck of (a); (d-e) identical cuffs made of
rectangular cloth with a button at one end and a buttonhole at the other end; this allows the cuffs
to be fastened into a circular shape around the wrist; the cuffs were made to go at the end of the
sleeves of (a)
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - dress - Size: Length 79.0 cm. x Width 52.0 cm.
b - apron (unfolded) - Size: Length 139.2 cm. x Width 67.3 cm.
c - collar - Size: Length 33.8 cm. x Width 23.7 cm.
d - cuff - Size: Length 22.6 cm. x Width 15.1 cm.
e - cuff - Size: Length 22.7 cm. x Width 15.2 cm.
Provenance
Uniform made by Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick, 1935 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
Margaret Kirkpatrick
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1996
circa 1996
Date Remarks
Uniform replica made shortly before it was donated
Material
fabric: white
plastic: clear; white
Permanent Location
(a) Storage Room 0007, BOX 12; (b) Storage Room 0007, BOX 5; (c) BOX 2; (d,e) Storage Room 0007, BOX 16
Temporary Location
(d,e) To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: Showcase East, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008.
Condition Remarks
The uniform is unworn and thus the cloth is in excellent condition; (a) the dress has four yellowish-brown
stains made by an iron; (b) the apron has five yellowish-brown stains made by an iron;
(c) there are six small yellowish-brown stains on the cloth, made by an iron
Copy Type
Replica
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Information about the uniform provided by the maker and donor, Margaret Kirkpatrick; CD #2.
Research Facts
Reproduction of 1935 KGH Probationer Nurse's uniform, worn by probationary nurses for six months;
the original uniform dress would have been made with cloth having a navy blue and white stripe
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Obstetrical Nursing 2nd Rev Ed [textbook]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12676
Dates
1932
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996026003
Description
Hardbound fabric covered book with illustrations describing obstetrical nursing; divided into chapters covering topics such as anatomy and physiology, development of the baby, expectant mother, birth, care of the baby; title stamped in gold ink on spine; signed by original owner on inside front cov…
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Accession Number
996026003
Author
Carolyn Conant Van Blarcom
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Obstetrical Nursing
Textbooks
Description
Hardbound fabric covered book with illustrations describing obstetrical nursing; divided into chapters covering topics such as anatomy and physiology, development of the baby, expectant mother, birth, care of the baby; title stamped in gold ink on spine; signed by original owner on inside front cover; 575 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Margaret Kirkpatrick
Maker
The Macmillan Company
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1932
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
fabric: blue
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "OBSTETRICAL // NURSING // BY // CAROLYN CONANT VAN BLARCOM, R.N. // SECOND EDITION, REVISED // New York // THE MACMILLAN COMPANY // 1932; hand-written on inside front cover: "Margaret E. Kirkpatrick // Kingston General Hospital '35"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 21.9 cm x Width 14.8 cm x Depth 3.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Cover shows wear from use
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Margaret Kirkpatrick; CD #3
Research Facts
Margaret Kirkpatrick is a graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1935
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A Textbook of Chemistry 3rd Ed [textbook]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12626
Dates
1931
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996026002
Description
Hardbound textbook describing the elementary foundation principles of chemistry; book wrapped in fabric; plain cover; 290 pages.
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Accession Number
996026002
Author
Stella Goostray and Walter G. Karr
Collection
Margaret Emily Kirkpatrick Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Chemistry
Textbooks
Description
Hardbound textbook describing the elementary foundation principles of chemistry; book wrapped in fabric; plain cover; 290 pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and donated by Margaret Kirkpatrick
Maker
The Macmillan Company
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1931
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, yellow
fabric: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on the spine: "A // TEXTBOOK // OF // CHEMISTRY // GOOSTRAY // AND // KARR // THIRD // EDITION // MACMILLAN"; handwritten on the front page: "Margaret E. Kirkpatrick. // Kingston General Hospital. // Sept, 1932."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Temporary Location
On Display: “For Service to Humanity”, Nursing Gallery: Restored Room 1016, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov 2008
Dimension Notes
Length 19.2 cm x Width 13.2 cm x Depth 2.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear along pages
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
JPG
Reference Comments
Remarks in donor file; CD #2
Research Facts
Margaret Kirkpatrick graduated from Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1935
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