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Dates
1898
circa 1898
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
1933.2.1
Description
Red felted academic hood with white piping at cape and cowl and a blue lining; cape has rounded corners, a squared cowl and the liripipe is curved to a point. Attached graduation photograph of Dr. McCrae is from the Gueph Museums.
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Accession Number
1933.2.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Textiles
Ceremonial
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Red felted academic hood with white piping at cape and cowl and a blue lining; cape has rounded corners, a squared cowl and the liripipe is curved to a point. Attached graduation photograph of Dr. McCrae is from the Gueph Museums.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. N.B. Gwyn; belonged to Dr. John McCrae who graduated with an MD from U of T in 1898.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1898
circa 1898
Date Remarks
For 1898 MD degree at University of Toronto.
Material
fabric: red; blue; white
Inscriptions
"John McRae" in black ink on white fabric tag at collar
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 unnumbered box
Dimension Notes
Length 30 cm x Width 24.3 cm (folded)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
See biography in Academy of Medicine library; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. John McCrae (1872-1918) served in World War I, in which he was killed. Poet and author of "In Flanders Fields."
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Dates
1903
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
1986.7.4 a-b
Description
Front and back hard-bound decorative covers with applied metal calligraphic initals of owner; name stamped in gold; inside has decorative gold design border and heavy, cream-coloured moire paper; minor amounts of leather binding remaining.
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Accession Number
1986.7.4 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Front and back hard-bound decorative covers with applied metal calligraphic initals of owner; name stamped in gold; inside has decorative gold design border and heavy, cream-coloured moire paper; minor amounts of leather binding remaining.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - cover - Size: Length 29.7 cm x Width 23.4 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
b - cover - Size: Length 29.7 cm x Width 23.4 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. R.E. Richardson of Port Hope, Ont.; from the home of Dr. James H. Richardson, donor's grandfather.
Dates
1903
Date Remarks
Date of commemorative event.
Material
paper: black; cream
ink: yellow
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Metal initials: "JHR"; stamped: "James Henry Richardson, Esq. // M.D. TOR., M.R.C.S. ENG. // Toronto, April 15th 1903"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Condition Remarks
#2: Leather is flaking; edges show wear and some scrapes on front; inside has adhesive staining the edges.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #11
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anniversary pin

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Collection
Lewis Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
997027027 a-b
Description
Pin with a removable back, which consists of (a) a plastic pin with raised and painted lettering and a graphic of a building on the front and a straight pin attached to the centre of the back; (b) a round metal pin back fits onto the pin; the pin back has a flat inner side with a hole in the centre…
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Accession Number
997027027 a-b
Collection
Lewis Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Hospitals -- advertisements
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory
Description
Pin with a removable back, which consists of (a) a plastic pin with raised and painted lettering
and a graphic of a building on the front and a straight pin attached to the centre of the back; (b)
a round metal pin back fits onto the pin; the pin back has a flat inner side with a hole in the
centre; the outside of the back has a raised, rounded ridge across the centre with two movable,
semicircular pieces on either side which can be squeezed to release the back from the pin
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - pin - Size: Length 2.1 cm. x Width 2.6 cm. x Depth 1.0 cm.
b - pin back - Size: x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
Provenance
Owned by Peter Lewis when he was the Vice President of Operations at Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Ballou
Material
metal: yellow
plastic: blue
paint: yellow; white
Inscriptions
(a) The front of the pin reads, "KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL // Our 150th // Anniversary"; (b) the
inside of the pin back has the words, "BALLOU // REG'D" stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-12
Condition Remarks
The pin arrived somewhat dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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Dates
2002
circa 2002
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
005002009
Description
A round metal pin commemorating the 50h anniversary of the KGH Auxiliary gift shop and cafe; the pin is white with black writing and a large red fifty in the center.
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Accession Number
005002009
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Hospitals, Teaching
Hospital Volunteers
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory
Description
A round metal pin commemorating the 50h anniversary of the KGH Auxiliary gift shop and cafe; the pin is white with black writing and a large red fifty in the center.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
A souvenir of the 50th anniversary of the Auxilary gift shop/ cafe.
Dates
2002
circa 2002
Date Remarks
"2002" is printed on the pin as the 50th anniversary of the gift shop/cafe.
Material
metal: white; silver; red
Inscriptions
"Auxiliary // Gift Shop & Cafe // Fifty Years // 1952-2002"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-7
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.7 cm x Diam. 5.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #7
Exhibit History
Hall of Honour: The Inspiring Past - A Beacon for the Future: Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary, 1905-2005.
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Annual At Home Engineering Society 1927 Queen's University [commemorative dance card]

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Dates
1927
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002469
Description
Nine page die-cut Chinese lantern shaped decorative paper commemorative dance card with illustration of Chinese person holding an umbrella, pagoda in background and the year 1927; twisted blue cord holds pages together; dance programme and committee lists spread over all pages.
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Accession Number
997002469
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Dancing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Nine page die-cut Chinese lantern shaped decorative paper commemorative dance card with illustration of Chinese person holding an umbrella, pagoda in background and the year 1927; twisted blue cord holds pages together; dance programme and committee lists spread over all pages.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1927
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: blue, orange, yellow, grey
fabric: blue, white
Inscriptions
Printed on first page: "QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY KINGSTON // Annual // At Home // Engineering Society // Queen's University // Grant Hall // Wednesday, February ninth // 1927"; printed on second page: "PATRONESSES // MRS. A. L. CLARK // MRS. W. P. WILGAR // MRS. H. HALL // MRS. B. ROSE // MRS. A. F. G. CADENHEAD"; printed on last page: "COMMITTEE // N. S. BEATON - Refreshments and Music. // D. N. CULVER - Electrical Effects. // J. W. HOULDEN - Decorations. // H. EVANS - Treasurer // W. W. ASHWORTH - Printing. // J. H. PETTIT - Convener. // Music by // Harold Rich and His Versatile Cana_ // dians, featuring Morris London. // Favours by Makap Sales Co., // Toronto. // The Jackson Press"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Length 7.9 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Colour fading on front cover; minor wear along edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
On display The Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
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Annual Medical At Home [commemorative dance card]

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Dates
1926
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002472
Description
Rectangular one piece folded paper commemorative dance card with cover illustration of a skull inside large print Q, M, and the year 1926; stapled inside is one piece folded dance programme and blank engagement list; back lists patronesses and committee members.
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Accession Number
997002472
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Dancing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Rectangular one piece folded paper commemorative dance card with cover illustration of a skull inside large print Q, M, and the year 1926; stapled inside is one piece folded dance programme and blank engagement list; back lists patronesses and committee members.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1926
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: black, red, yellow
metal: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "Q // M // 1926"; inside of the front of card: "Annual // Medical At Home // Grant Hall // Friday, November 19th // 1926"; printed on last page: "COMMITTEE // D. W. CAMERON // A. R. STEVENSON // R. A. STARRS // G. E. MATHESON // H. J. McLEOD // H. M. GRAHAME // L. B. CARRUTHERS // D. W. BOUCHER // JACKSON PRESS, KINGSTON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Length 16.4 cm x Width 12.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
On display in The Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
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Arts '27 Social Evening [commemorative dance card]

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Dates
1927
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
997002473
Description
Rectangular one piece folded textured cream cover paper commemorative dance card with separaely attached one piece folded card for dance programme and handwritten engagements listed inside; lists patronesses and committee members.and the front cover bound together by staples.
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Accession Number
997002473
Collection
Queen's University Faculty of Medicine Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Dancing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Rectangular one piece folded textured cream cover paper commemorative dance card with separaely attached one piece folded card for dance programme and handwritten engagements listed inside; lists patronesses and committee members.and the front cover bound together by staples.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Dean Barry Smith, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University.
Maker
The Jackson Press
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1927
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: blue, yellow
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on front cover: "Arts '27 // Social Evening // QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY KINGSTON // Grant Hall // Tuesday, October 12th, 1926"; printed on first page: "COMMITTEE // MISS MORNA BONNELL // ART. BROWN // G. B. SMITH"; handwritten in engagements: " 3. Dany Kidd // 6. Leath Erdale // 9. Don Grant // 10. R Downey // 11. [illeg.] MacDonald"; printed on last page: "PATRONESSES // MRS. H. G. CALDWELL // MRS. A. E. PRINCE"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Width 11.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear along the edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #6
Exhibit History
On display The Friend - Vandewater Gallery in Botterell Hall; removed January 27, 2010
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Dates
1923
circa 1923
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003018
Description
Bowling trophy, which consists of a silver-plated hollow clindrical metal trophy formed into a vase-shaped cup with a round, open top and closed, tapered bottom that flares out again to form a round pedestal; there are two loop handles attached to each side of the trophy; these are flat at the top …
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Accession Number
000003018
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Bowling trophy, which consists of a silver-plated hollow clindrical metal trophy formed into a vase-shaped cup with a round, open top and closed, tapered bottom that flares out again to form a round pedestal; there are two loop handles attached to each side of the trophy; these are flat at the top and round outwards, then back in near the bottom; the trophy is attached to a cylindrical wooden base that is round and flares slightly outwards at its base; there are eight small engraved silver-plated metal plaques attached to the front of the wooden base.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital.
Dates
1923
circa 1923
Date Remarks
First awarded in 1923 (on plaque on trophy)
Material
metal: silver; grey
wood: brown
Inscriptions
The front of the trophy has, "-DR RYAN- // BOWLING TROPHY // ROCKWOOD – QUEEN'S" engraved in the metal; the eight metal plaques attached to the wooden base of the trophy read, "QUEENS // 1923"; "QUEENS // 1924"; ROCKWOOD // 1925"; "QUEEN'S // 1926"; "ROCKWOOD // 1927"; "KINGSTON // 1936"; "KINGSTON // 1937"; and "ROCKWOOD // 1938"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-P2-5
Dimension Notes
Length 40.4 cm x Width 22.6 cm x Depth 18.3 cm
Condition Remarks
The metal shows minor wear; the silver plating is very tarnished; the wooden base shows minor wear only, no cracks; the metal plaques on the base show some tarnish.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Connie Cox, retired Kingston Psychiatric Hospital nurse
Exhibit History
On display, Providence Continuing Care Centre: "Rockwood Asylum: Refuge and Renewal 1878–1905" from Feb. 13, 2007 to 24 Nov 2016. In case 3 of exhibit "Asylum" The Story of Kingston Psychiatric Hospital, Dec. 5, 2000.
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campaign button

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Dates
1995
circa 1995
Collection
Lewis Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
997027034
Description
Rectangular button with rounded corners that has a metal back and a plastic-covered paper front; the front of the button has printed lettering and numbers as well as a graphic of Wilhelm Roentgen and scientific symbols; there is also a crest with a maple leaf surrounded by the atomic symbol; the ba…
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Accession Number
997027034
Collection
Lewis Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
X-Rays -- advertisements
Anniversaries and Special Events
Description
Rectangular button with rounded corners that has a metal back and a plastic-covered paper front;
the front of the button has printed lettering and numbers as well as a graphic of Wilhelm Roentgen
and scientific symbols; there is also a crest with a maple leaf surrounded by the atomic symbol;
the back of the button has an attached metal pin and clasp
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Peter Lewis when he was the Vice President of Operations at Kingston General Hospital
Dates
1995
circa 1995
Date Remarks
The date 1995 appears on the button
Material
metal: silver
plastic: clear
paper: black; grey; light green; pink; white
Inscriptions
The front of the button reads, "CAMRT ACTRM // SCIENTIA ET MORES // 100 // 1895- // 1995"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-7
Dimension Notes
Length: 4.3 cm. x Width: 6.9 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
The button arrived somewhat dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
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ceremonial candleholder

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Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002088
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; sides of lamp have a slightly raised scroll design.
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Accession Number
995002088
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Schools, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; sides of lamp have a slightly raised scroll design.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Margaret Stewart (1931 KGH Nursing graduate); given to Diane (Duffy) Hinchcliffe (1965 KGH Nursing graduate) by Margaret Stewart's daughter, K. Langan.
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Date Remarks
Margaret Stewart graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1931.
Material
porcelain: cream
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.0 cm. x Depth: 8.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Handle of the candleholder has been broken at some point and non-expertly mended with an unidentified adhesive
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
A white porcelain candleholder with small wax candle was given to each nursing student at the "nurses lamp lighting ceremony", which was held at the completion of the six-month probationary period. The lamp design was modeled after lamps used by Florence Nightingale. Nursing School added their school name / logo on the lamp as a commemoration of the occasion. Each nursing school had a variant of the basic ceremony held at specified times in the training of a nurse.
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