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advertising clock sign

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Dates
1905
1915
circa 1905-1915
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
004004006
Description
Decorative double sided hanging cardboard advertising clock sign stating "Doctor is In" and "Doctor is Out"; clock face with adjustable metal hands on one side; metal eyelet for hanging; advertising Veracolate with manufacturers logo.
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Accession Number
004004006
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Location Directories and Signs
MM= Interior Design and Furnishings -- sign, office
Description
Decorative double sided hanging cardboard advertising clock sign stating "Doctor is In" and "Doctor is Out"; clock face with adjustable metal hands on one side; metal eyelet for hanging; advertising Veracolate with manufacturers logo.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by donor's father Dr. Frank Stevenson Young, Seeley's Bay , Ontario
Maker
The Marcy Co. Manufacturing Chemists
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1905
1915
circa 1905-1915
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, red,white, yellow
metal: black
Inscriptions
Printed: "Doctor // is // IN // Please be Seated // VERACOLATE // A True Cholagogue"; in the logo: "MANUFACTURES OF PHARMACEUTICALS // MARCY // Doctor // is Out // Will Return At"; "The // MARCY CO. // MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS // BOSTON, MASS."; clock face:"VERACOLATE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Length 18.1 cm x Width 13.3 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Cardboard creased and torn, missing areas; several minor tears around edges; foxing throughout; one corner shows signs of impact; metal hand warped
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Research Facts
Sign used by the donor's father Dr. Frank Stevenson Young in his doctor's office sometime between 1908-1947 in Seeleys Bay, Ont.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1959
circa 1959
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
004004002
Description
Red cardboard flip top matchbook commemorating the fifteenth reunion of the Kingston General Hosptial School of Nursing class of 1944; contains 18 red tipped sulfar matches.
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Accession Number
004004002
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Schools, Nursing
Description
Red cardboard flip top matchbook commemorating the fifteenth reunion of the Kingston General Hosptial School of Nursing class of 1944; contains 18 red tipped sulfar matches.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Universal Match Corp.
Site Made (City)
Saint Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1959
circa 1959
Date Remarks
Date of reunion
Material
paper: tan
ink: red, white
sulphar: red
Inscriptions
"15th Reunion // K.G.H. Class of 1944" printed on front cover; "Close Cover Before Striking" printed on inside of cover; "Manufactured by // Universal Match Corp. // St. Louis, MO." printed behind matches.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Length
4.8 cm
Width
3.8 cm
Depth
0.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along fold lines, no missing matches
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Donor graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing School in 1944
Images
Less detail
Dates
1906
circa 1906
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
004004004
Description
Black and white photograph showing six people posing in the Fenwick Operating Theatre at KGH; there are two men in suits in front of a wall, with three nurses and another suited man behind the wall; the photo is mounted on a cardboard backing; Note: the file names of the photos got reversed by the …
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Accession Number
004004004
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
Hospitals -- pictorial works
Description
Black and white photograph showing six people posing in the Fenwick Operating Theatre at KGH; there are two men in suits in front of a wall, with three nurses and another suited man behind the wall; the photo is mounted on a cardboard backing; Note: the file names of the photos got reversed by the photographer.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother, Ethel Gallagher, who graduated from KGH nursing in 1906; the nurse in the centre is believed to be Ethel.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1906
circa 1906
Date Remarks
Printed on back of photo.
Material
paper: black; white
cardboard: black
Inscriptions
"Operation Theatre // 1906" printed on the back of the photo in pen.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #5
Dimension Notes
Length 16.0 cm x Width 13.4 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
The cardboard backing is slightly bent and has some minor wear; the backing is also faded; the photo is pulling away from the backing in a few places.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
Less detail
Dates
1906
circa 1906
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
004004005
Description
Black and white photograph of a nurse; the photograph is cut into the shape of an oval around the subject and is mounted on a rectangular black piece of cardboard; Note the file names of the photos got reversed by the photographer.
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Accession Number
004004005
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
Description
Black and white photograph of a nurse; the photograph is cut into the shape of an oval around the subject and is mounted on a rectangular black piece of cardboard; Note the file names of the photos got reversed by the photographer.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's mother, Ethel Gallagher, who graduated from KGH nursing in 1906; the nurse is an unidentified classmate of Ethel's.
Maker
J.T. Lockhead
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1906
circa 1906
Date Remarks
Printed on back of photo.
Material
paper: black; white
cardboard: black; brown
Inscriptions
"1906 K.G.H. Nurses Uniform" printed on the back of the photo in pen.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box #10
Dimension Notes
Length 20.7 cm x Width 13.3 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Condition Remarks
There are a few minor scratches on the photograph.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Exhibit History
KGH Nursing Alumnae 2006 Special Exhibit @ Museum of Health Care: April 19, 2006-May 30, 2007
Images
Less detail
Dates
1961
circa 1961
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
004004003
Description
Program from the KGH School of Nursing's 75th anniversary ceremony; printed in thick paper in black and white with a picture of KGH on the cover and a red cross at the top of the cover page; the inside has a menu, greetings, and toasts; the back has the KGH logo and signatures written in pen.
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Accession Number
004004003
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Schools, Nursing
Description
Program from the KGH School of Nursing's 75th anniversary ceremony; printed in thick paper in black and white with a picture of KGH on the cover and a red cross at the top of the cover page; the inside has a menu, greetings, and toasts; the back has the KGH logo and signatures written in pen.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson, the donor.
Dates
1961
circa 1961
Date Remarks
Printed on program cover.
Material
paper: cream; red; blue
ink: black
Inscriptions
"KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL // SCHOOL OF NURSING // 75TH ["TH" superscripted] ANNIVERSARY // 1886-1961 // LEONARD HALL // QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY // FRIDAY, JUNE 2ND ["ND" superscripted]/1961" printed on cover; various pieces of information inside the program; 16 signatures in pen on the back of the program.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 14.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The paper at the bottom of the cover page is slightly bent and torn.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Research Facts
The donor graduated from the KGH Nursing School in 1944; the program is from the 75th anniversary of the nursing school in 1961.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
004004001 a-i
Description
A metal syringe opener in a box; the syringe opener (a) consists of a syringe barrel, a silver metal cylinder with two arms for the fingers and a six-sided bolt (b) attached at the end; the plunger (c) is removable and is cylindrical and is inserted into the bolt at the end of the syringe; at the e…
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Accession Number
004004001 a-i
Collection
Mrs. Betty Young Macpherson Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Injections -- instrumentation
MM= Injections -- accessories
Description
A metal syringe opener in a box; the syringe opener (a) consists of a syringe barrel, a silver metal cylinder with two arms for the fingers and a six-sided bolt (b) attached at the end; the plunger (c) is removable and is cylindrical and is inserted into the bolt at the end of the syringe; at the end of the plunger is a large oval that is pushed with the thumb; there is also a removable tip (d), a long, thin metal rod (e), and an envelope (f) containing several small leather rings; there is also a wrench (g) for tightening and loosening the bolt on the syringe opener; the box is rectangular, consisting of a top (h) and bottom (i) and is made of silvered cardboard.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - syringe opener barrel - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 1.6 cm
b - bolt - Size: Length 2.1 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
c - plunger - Size: Length 10.5 cm x Width 4.5 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
d - tip - Size: Length 1.8 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
e - metal rod - Size: Length 13.7 cm x Diam. 0.2 cm
f - envelope - Size: Length 11.0 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
g - wrench - Size: Length 5.0 cm x Width 2.6 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
h - box top - Size: Length 13.8 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
i - box bottom - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
Provenance
Belonged to the donor's father, Dr. Frank Stevenson Young, who might have received it as a Christmas present in 1937; Dr. Young practised medicine in Seeley's Bay, Ontario, from 1980-1947; it was purchased from Jerry & Peacock Druggists in Kingston,Ont.
Dates
1937
circa 1937
Date Remarks
Marks on box.
Material
metal: silver; grey
cardboard: silver; beige
paper: beige
Inscriptions
"Christmas 1937 // Jerry & Peacock // Syringe Opener" printed on bottom of box in pencil; "26" stamped on bottom of box.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Condition Remarks
The box is slightly dirty and sctratched; the envelope shows some staining; the wrench has a few blotches of a thick green substance on it; the leather rings are extremely brittle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," by The J.F. Hartz Co. Ltd., 1960, p. 286 (similar to item #6-26); also see 997.001.121 and 1997.3.3; CD #9
Research Facts
Used to free stuck plungers in syringes.
Images
Less detail

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