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40000 Medical Words 8th Rev Ed [dictionary]

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Dates
1924
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028185
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing 40,000 words with their definition and pronounciation; arranged alphabetically; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
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Accession Number
996028185
Author
George M. Gould
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Dictionaries, Medical
Description
Softbound leatherette covered book; describing 40,000 words with their definition and pronounciation; arranged alphabetically; title stamped in gold ink on front cover and spine; signed by original owner inside front cover.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Nora Valleau
Maker
P. Blakiston's Son & co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1924
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
leatherette: black
ink: black, yellow
Inscriptions
Printed in book: "A POCKET // MEDICAL DICTIONARY // GIVING THE // PRONOUNCIATION AND DEFINITION // OF THE // PRINCIPAL WORDS USED IN MEDICINE AND // THE COLLATERAL SCIENCES // GEORGE M. GOULD, A.M., M.D. // EIGHTH EDITION REVISED // 40, 000 WORDS // PHILADELPHIA // P. BLAKISTON'S SON & CO. // 1012 WALNUT STREET"; hand-written inside front cover: "Nora Valleau // General Hospital // Kingston, [Illeg.] // "Training School for Nurses""
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 16.1 cm x Width 8.4 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Nora Valleau; CD #3
Research Facts
Nora Valleau, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1928
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annual certificate

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9587
Dates
1951
circa 1951
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028154
Description
Annual certificate under the Nurses Act; a rectangular piece of paper; the certificate is printed with the crest of the province of Ontario, a space for the registrant's signature, the registrant's name and address, registration number, date of issue and validation, and the printed signature of the…
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Accession Number
996028154
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Annual certificate under the Nurses Act; a rectangular piece of paper; the certificate is printed with the crest of the province of Ontario, a space for the registrant's signature, the registrant's name and address, registration number, date of issue and validation, and the printed signature of the director of Nurses Registration; an attached printed receipt is also included, and the reverse is printed with an application for renewal of registration and re-registration instructions.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1951
circa 1951
Date Remarks
Date on certificate
Material
paper: orange
ink: black; red
Inscriptions
See attached photocopy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 7.3 cm
Condition Remarks
The certificate has a tear 0.4 cm long in the centre of the bottom edge; the two proper left corners are creased; a crease runs vertically through the centre; there are four light brown stains on the receipt portion of the certificate.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
Research Facts
Accessions 996.028.153-.183 were all stored together.
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bandage scissors

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact587
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
Accession Number
996028102
Description
Chrome-plated metal bandage scissors with angled blades; lower blade has flat, rounded end that extends out longer than the top blade; Valleas last name and first initial have been engraved in capital letters on side of lower blade
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Accession Number
996028102
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Treatment, General
MeSH Heading
Bandages
MM= Cutting Tool -- scissors -- shears -- bandage
Description
Chrome-plated metal bandage scissors with angled blades; lower blade has flat, rounded end that extends
out longer than the top blade; Valleas last name and first initial have been engraved in
capital letters on side of lower blade
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate
Maker
Stevens
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"STEVENS // GERMANY" "N. VALLEAU" "4"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-5
Temporary Location
On exhibit: "For Service to Humanity: Nursing Education at Kingston General Hospital," Nov. 13, 2008 (in restored room 1016).
Dimension Notes
Length 17.8 cm. x Width 5.4 cm. x Depth 7.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Chromium plating has been rubbed off on 20-30% of surface; areas of heavier use show more wear:
inside blades, around the screw, inside finger holes; blades are slightly loose; actual rust marks
evident on inside blades around the screw
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; "Information Re KGH Nursing Uniforms"
by Marilyn Boston; see 995.002.001f (scissors, used for replica of a uniform from 1886); CD #1
Research Facts
Valleau purchased the bandage scissors for $1.25; the scissors were required for every nurse and
they were instructed to purchase them by Ann Baillie; KGH nurses always used scissors as part of
their uniforms; earlier varieties were longer with straight blades and filigree design work; these
earlier scissors hung from a black ribbon tied around the belt
Exhibit History
On exhibit at Museum, Jan. 22, 2001-June 9, 2008.
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bobby barrettes

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact500
Dates
1960
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; image 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; image 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, 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 ®"; 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
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 996.028.016
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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certificate of registration as a registered nurse in Ontario

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Dates
1969
circa 1969
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028177
Description
Certificate of registration as a registered nurse in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario i…
  1 image  
Accession Number
996028177
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Certificate of registration as a registered nurse in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the background.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
College of Nurses of Ontario
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1969
circa 1969
Date Remarks
Date on certificate
Material
paper: green; red
ink: black; red; blue
Inscriptions
See attached photocopy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length 8.9 cm x Width 6.6 cm
Condition Remarks
No tears or creases; paper is slightly yellowed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
Research Facts
Accessions 996.028.153-.183 were all stored together.
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certificate of registration in Ontario

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Dates
1970
circa 1970
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028178
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the back…
  1 image  
Accession Number
996028178
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the background.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
College of Nurses of Ontario
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1970
circa 1970
Date Remarks
Date on certificate
Material
paper: blue; white
ink: black; red; blue
Inscriptions
See attached photocopy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length 8.9 cm x Width 6.4 cm
Condition Remarks
No tears; a thin crease runs along the bottom edge; paper is slightly yellowed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
Research Facts
Accessions 996.028.153-.183 were all stored together.
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certificate of registration in Ontario

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Dates
1971
circa 1971
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028179
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the back…
  1 image  
Accession Number
996028179
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the background.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
College of Nurses of Ontario
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1971
circa 1971
Date Remarks
Date on certificate
Material
paper: pink; white
ink: black
Inscriptions
See attached photocopy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length 8.9 cm x Width 6.3 cm
Condition Remarks
No tears or creases; paper is slightly yellowed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
Research Facts
Accessions 996.028.153-.183 were all stored together.
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certificate of registration in Ontario

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9613
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028180
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the back…
  1 image  
Accession Number
996028180
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the background.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
College of Nurses of Ontario
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1972
circa 1972
Date Remarks
Date on certificate
Material
paper: blue; white
ink: black
Inscriptions
See attached photocopy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length 8.9 cm x Width 6.4 cm
Condition Remarks
No tears or creases; paper is slightly yellowed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
Research Facts
Accessions 996.028.153-.183 were all stored together.
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certificate of registration in Ontario

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9614
Dates
1973
circa 1973
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996028181
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the back…
  1 image  
Accession Number
996028181
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Licensure, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Certificate of registration in Ontario, a rectangular piece of paper with certificate number, date, registration number, registrant's name, address and space for her signature, and printed signature of the director of the college; the seal of the College of Nurses of Ontario is printed in the background.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Maker
College of Nurses of Ontario
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1973
circa 1973
Date Remarks
Date on certificate
Material
paper: green
ink: black; red; blue
Inscriptions
See attached photocopy
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #7
Dimension Notes
Length 8.9 cm x Width 6.4 cm
Condition Remarks
No tears or creases; paper is slightly yellowed
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
Research Facts
Accessions 996.028.153-.183 were all stored together.
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