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bottle of antiseptic solution

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Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
008036004 a-e
Description
Rectangular cardboard box (a) containing a corrugated paper insert (b) brown glass octagonal bottle with a black plastic cap half full of antiseptic solution (c) a bilingual (English / French) instruction sheet (d) and separate piece of paper box lid (e).
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Accession Number
008036004 a-e
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Disinfectants
Description
Rectangular cardboard box (a) containing a corrugated paper insert (b) brown glass octagonal bottle with a black plastic cap half full of antiseptic solution (c) a bilingual (English / French) instruction sheet (d) and separate piece of paper box lid (e).
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box
b - liner
c - bottle
d - instruction sheet
e - lid
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson, Curator at the Museum of Health Care, at the Deseronto Flea Market for use in a nursing exhibit.
Maker
Henry K. Wampole & Company
Site Made (City)
Perth
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1945
1955
circa 1945-1955
Date Remarks
Based on appearance, price of item.
Material
paper: cream, white
ink: black, red
glass: brown
plastic: black
Inscriptions
Printed identically on box and bottle label: "6 FLUID OUNCES // WAMPOLE'S // HYGEOL // ANTISEPTIC // FOR SURGICAL // AND // HYGIENIC USE // A stabilized solution of // sodium hypochlorite. // Available chlorine 1%. // Twice the strength of // Dakin's modified solution. // Price 35 cents".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 4 Row A
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
b - liner - Size: Length 22.1 cm x Width 14.3 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
c - bottle - Size: Length 14.0 cm Diam. 17.6 cm
d - instruction sheet - Size: Length 23.1 cm x Width 15.5 cm
e - lid - Size: Length 5.9 cm x Diam. 5.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Box shows wear at edges, lid a separate piece; bottle label has worn bottom edges.
Copy Type
Original
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Cherry Ames Rest Home Nurse [novel]

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Dates
1954
circa 1954
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
008036003
Description
Hard-cover novel about a nurse in a rest home.
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Accession Number
008036003
Author
Julie Tatham
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Literature, Modern
Literature
Literature, Modern Nursing
Nurses
Description
Hard-cover novel about a nurse in a rest home.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson, Curator of the Museum of Health Care, at the Deseronto Flea Market for use in a nursing exhibit.
Maker
Grosset & Dunlap Publishers
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Date Remarks
Written on artifact
Material
paper: white, grey
ink: black, grey, brown, green
Inscriptions
Typed on cover: "Cherry Ames // REST HOME NURSE // By Julie Tatham".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-2
Dimension Notes
Length 19.7 cm x Width 13.0 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Discolouration along spine; no loose pages.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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commemorative postage stamps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11213
Dates
2005
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Vaccination
Classification
Ephemera
Vaccination
Accession Number
005025001
Description
A sheet of 16 fifty-cent stamps commemorating the 50th anniversary of polio vaccinations in Canada; stamps depict colorful silhouettes of six children playing with a pair of leg braces left behind; there are various other symbols on the borders of the sheet including information, syringes, and what…
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Accession Number
005025001
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Vaccination
Classification
Ephemera
Vaccination
MeSH Heading
Poliomyelitis -- ephemera
Vaccination
Vaccination -- ephemera
Philately -- ephemera
Description
A sheet of 16 fifty-cent stamps commemorating the 50th anniversary of polio vaccinations in Canada; stamps depict colorful silhouettes of six children playing with a pair of leg braces left behind; there are various other symbols on the borders of the sheet including information, syringes, and what looks like a polio germ.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Paul Robertson purchased this sheet of stamps from the Deseronto Ontario post office on the release date, September 2, 2005.
Maker
Canadian Post Office & Polio Canada
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
2005
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: white, purple, green, orange, pink, blue, black
Inscriptions
"ISSUED TO COMMEMORATE THE 50TH // ANNIVERSARY OF CANADA'S PROGRAM // OF UNIVERSAL POLIO VACCINATION." printed on the upper left corner of the sheet (repeated in French) "1955" and "2005" printed at the top of the sheet "Mass polio vaccination in Canada - 1955" printed on each stamp (repeated in French) "Canadian Bank Note // Design / Conception: Debbie Adams // Illustration: Debbie Adams" printed at the bottom of the sheet "Photos: Andrew Leyerle: // (c) J.-Y. Sgro, University of Wisconsin. // http://virology.wisc.edu/virusworld" printed on the bottom of the sheet
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #3
Temporary Location
On exhibit at City of Ottawa - Public Health L-2016-3 14 Mar 2016 – 31 Dec 2018
Length
23.2 cm
Width
18.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
Reference Comments
"Canada Post - Collecting"; "Ontario March of Dimes"
Research Facts
Commemorates the 50th anniversary of mass polio vaccinations in Canada; stamps are valued at 50 cents each.
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Dr. Parrish, Resident [novel]

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Dates
1945
circa 1945
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005029002
Description
A popular novel entitled "Dr. Parrish, Resident" by Sydney Thompson; hardcover depicting a man and a women embracing.
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Accession Number
005029002
Author
Sydney Thompson
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Literature, Modern
Description
A popular novel entitled "Dr. Parrish, Resident" by Sydney Thompson; hardcover depicting a man and a women embracing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Paul Robertson bought it at a used-book table at a Christmas bazaar in Deseronto, Ontario in November of 2005.
Maker
Triangle Books
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1945
circa 1945
Date Remarks
Publishing date.
Material
paper: white, orange, yellow
Inscriptions
"Dr. Parrish, // Resident // Sydney Thompson // The story of a young doctor who discovered that // there was more than one cure for heart trouble"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-3
Dimension Notes
Length 19.2 cm x Width 13.8 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Some tearing on the paper sleeve.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6; CD #10
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Florence Nightingale, the Angel of the Crimea: A Story for Young People [book]

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Dates
1929
circa 1929
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
Accession Number
008037001
Description
Non-fiction book with a grey linen textured hard cover with twelve birds and an oil lamp depicted in black ink; biography of Florence Nightingale written for youth; includes classic poems from the time of the Crimean War.
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Accession Number
008037001
Author
Laura E. Richards
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Education Artifacts
Classification
Education
MeSH Heading
Nursing
Nurses
History of Nursing
Description
Non-fiction book with a grey linen textured hard cover with twelve birds and an oil lamp depicted in black ink; biography of Florence Nightingale written for youth; includes classic poems from the time of the Crimean War.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson at the Desertonto Flea Market; previously owned by the North Elmsley Public School library.
Maker
Appleton & Company
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1929
circa 1929
Date Remarks
Published date.
Material
paper: tan, grey
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "Florence Nightingale // Laura E. Richards"; printed on title page: "FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE // THE ANGEL OF THE CRIMEA // A STORY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE // stamped inside cover: "THE PROPERTY OF // NORTH ELMSLEY // PUBLIC SCHOOL"; hand written inside cover: "S. S. No 5 // North Elmsley // No. 235 No 6 // January 8, 1962".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 19.2 cm x Width 13.7 cm x Depth 3.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper faded, some pages loose; cover shows hard wear around edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
Original story published & copyrighted in 1909. Purchased for use in the Museum of Health Care at Kingston
Images
Less detail
Dates
1943
circa 1943
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005029001
Description
A popular novel entitled "North Side Nurse" by Lucy Agnes Hancock; hardcover depicting a nurse dressed in blue standing on a street.
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Accession Number
005029001
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Literature, Modern
Description
A popular novel entitled "North Side Nurse" by Lucy Agnes Hancock; hardcover depicting a nurse dressed in blue standing on a street.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Paul Robertson bought it at a used book table at a Christmas bazaar in Deseronto, Ontario in November of 2005.
Maker
Triangle Books
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1943
circa 1943
Date Remarks
Publishing date.
Material
paper: white, blue
Inscriptions
"LUCY AGNES HANCOCK // NORTH // SIDE // NURSE // The love story of a courageous Public Health nurse" printed on the cover
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-3
Dimension Notes
Length 19.2 cm x Width 13.8 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Some tearing on the paper sleeve.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Images
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Nurses Day [greeting card]

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Dates
2008
circa 2008
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
008014002 a-b
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white cardstock (a) folded in half; text printed in gold ink on a pale yellow and white diamond pattern background; text printed in gold ink inside; company logo, poem, manufacturing information, price, model number NUR 703-2 and bar code printed in black…
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Accession Number
008014002 a-b
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white cardstock (a) folded in half; text printed in gold ink on a pale yellow and white diamond pattern background; text printed in gold ink inside; company logo, poem, manufacturing information, price, model number NUR 703-2 and bar code printed in black ink on back; includes yellow envelope (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - card - Size: Length 17.7 cm x Width 12.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
b - envelope - Size: Length 18.2 cm x Width 12.7 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson at Rexall Drugs, April 2008
Maker
Hallmark Cards, Inc
Site Made (City)
Kansas City
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
2008
circa 2008
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white, yellow
ink: yellow, black
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on front: "Nurses // Day- // the perfect time // to thank you for all you do. // You are a warm // and giving person, // and your contributions // really make a difference // in the lives of others."; printed inside: "Thank you // for giving so much // of yourself // in such an important job."; printed on back: "Hallmark // There are talented professionals // who dedicate themselves to the care of others... // from the constant attention to patient needs, // to the senssitivity of the human spirit. // We call these people nurses, // and little can truly repay them // for their countless deeds // except, perhaps, our thanks."; (b) stamped on back of envelope: "Hallmark"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 20
Condition Remarks
Excellent condition; purchased new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Nurses' Association" Web site; CD #8
Research Facts
The International Council of Nurses proclaimed a Nurses' Day in 1965; in 1974 it was celebrated on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale; it is now celebrated between May 6-12
Images
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Dates
1904
circa 1904
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
008036001
Description
Black and white photographic print depicting three women in full Kingston General Hospital nursing uniforms mounted on a piece of black cardstock framing it on all sides; markings embossed in cardboard in bottom right hand corner.
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Accession Number
008036001
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
Description
Black and white photographic print depicting three women in full Kingston General Hospital nursing uniforms mounted on a piece of black cardstock framing it on all sides; markings embossed in cardboard in bottom right hand corner.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson, Curator of the Museum of Health Care at the Deseronto Flea Market for use in a nursing exhibit .
Maker
Boyce
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1904
circa 1904
Date Remarks
Written on back of artifact.
Material
paper: white, black
ink: black
Inscriptions
Embossed on cardstock: "Boyce // KINGSTON, ONT."; hand written on back: "mother in the centre // Kingston General // 1902-1904 // 2 of her nursing sisters // Caroline Matilda Edinson".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Assorted Binder A
Dimension Notes
Length 15.0 cm x Width 11.0 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Picture evenly discoloured; shows wear around the corners of the cardstock.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1917
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Photograph
Nursing
Accession Number
010004001
Description
Monochrome graduation photograph of Grace Storms from St. Joseph's School of Nursing, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario; mounted in a thick light brown cardstock folded in half with interior section with oval opening for photograph; photograph covered in translucent paper attached to folder; b…
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Accession Number
010004001
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Archival, Photograph
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Nurse
Nurse's Uniform
Description
Monochrome graduation photograph of Grace Storms from St. Joseph's School of Nursing, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, Ontario; mounted in a thick light brown cardstock folded in half with interior section with oval opening for photograph; photograph covered in translucent paper attached to folder; bust portrait photograph of nurse Grace Storms wearing white nurse's uniform and white nurse's cap with black ribbon band; uniform has four buttons at the top and a graduation class pin; front of folder has a symbol in the top left corner which appears to be that of a tall pillar or structure with six trapezoids at the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by the donor, Paul Robertson, from The Great Deseronto Antiques Emporium.
Maker
Weese
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1917
Date Remarks
Graduation date
Material
paper: tan
ink: black, grey
Inscriptions
On the inside: "Weese // KINGSTON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder A pg. 26 a
Length
28.3 cm
Width
18.0 cm
Depth
0.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
measured closed
Condition Remarks
Paper shows wear along edges and yellowing and minor surface marks; photograph in excellent condition; small blotted stains and short pen marks throughout the front and back covers; small blotted stains on the frame around the picture; slight rip at the bottom left corner of the thin paper covering the photograph
Copy Type
original
Images
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Prescription for a Great Nurses Day: Have Fun! Enjoy Yourself! Be Happy! [greeting card]

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Dates
2008
circa 2008
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
008014001 a-b
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white card stock (a) folded in half; cover includes text printed in black, blue and purple ink and a drawing of a brown fox in a white lab coat holding a clipboard and pen on a green background; text printed in black ink inside; back includes company logo…
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Accession Number
008014001 a-b
Collection
Paul Robertson Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
Greeting card for Nurses' Day; one piece of white card stock (a) folded in half; cover includes text printed in black, blue and purple ink and a drawing of a brown fox in a white lab coat holding a clipboard and pen on a green background; text printed in black ink inside; back includes company logo, poem, manufacturing information, model number 99NUR 311-6 and bar code; includes white envelope (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - card - Size: Length 15.9 cm x Width 11.0 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
b - envelope - Size: Length 16.4 cm x Width 11.3 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Purchased by Paul Robertson at Rexall Drugs, April 2008
Maker
Hallmark Cards, Inc
Site Made (City)
Kansas City
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
2008
circa 2008
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
paper: white
ink: green, orange, black, blue, purple, brown, white
Inscriptions
(a) Printed on front: "PReScRiPTioN // for a // GREAT // NURSES // DAY: // Have // FUN! // ENJOY // yourself! // Be // HAPPY!"; printed inside: "Repeat as necessary."; printed on back: "Hallmark // There are talented professionals // who dedicate themselves to the care of others... // from the constant attention to patient needs, // to the senssitivity of the human spirit. // We call these people nurses, // and little can truly repay them // for their countless deeds // except, perhaps, our thanks."; (b) stamped on back of envelope: "Hallmark".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 20
Condition Remarks
Excellent condition; purchased new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"American Nurses' Association" Web site; CD #8
Research Facts
The International Council of Nurses proclaimed a Nurses' Day in 1965; in 1974 it was celebrated on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale; it is now celebrated between May 6-12.
Images
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