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Dates
1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
001043011
Description
A Christmas card consisting of an standard opening card; has the KGH logo on the front and a photograph of a nursing class glued inside.
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Accession Number
001043011
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
A Christmas card consisting of an standard opening card; has the KGH logo on the front and a photograph of a nursing class glued inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
It was donated to KGH Nursing Alumnae by Clare Kennedy; it was sent by Christina Shannik in 1921.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
Date Remarks
Dated Christmas, 1920.
Material
paper: white, black
Inscriptions
"With kindest thoughts and best wishes // for Christmas and the // New Year // From // C. Shannik // General Hospital, // Kingston, Ont. // Christmas, 1920" printed inside the card.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length 11.4 cm x Width 7.4 cm
Condition Remarks
The card is worn and has some creases and stains on it.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #8
Research Facts
The photograph is probably of the class of 1920, or possibly 1919.
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commemorative postage stamp

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2861
Dates
1952
circa 1952
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001824
Description
Paper stamp from the Republic of Italy with a reproduction of Leonardo da Vinci's "The Virgin of the Rocks"; woman is the Madonna, child painting is John the Baptist and other child is Christ; adhesive still on back.
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001824
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Philately -- ephemera
Art -- ephemera
Description
Paper stamp from the Republic of Italy with a reproduction of Leonardo da Vinci's "The Virgin of the Rocks"; woman is the Madonna, child painting is John the Baptist and other child is Christ; adhesive still on back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Republic of Italy
Site Made (Country)
Republic of Italy
Dates
1952
circa 1952
Date Remarks
Dated
Material
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
"REPVBBLICA ITALIANA // POSTE // 60 // LIRE // LEONARDO DA VINCI 1452-1952"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #8
Dimension Notes
Length: 4.1 cm. x Width: 2.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some age/sun discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
1989 Webster's Dictionary
Research Facts
Born in 1452, died 1519; studied anatomy among many other things
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commemorative postage stamp

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact2883
Dates
1-May-69
circa May 1, 1969
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001846
Description
Paper first day of issue stamp affixed to an envelope sent by Elliott-Marion; stamp is "July Fourth" by Grandma Moses; enclosed are two letters; flap open; watermarked, linen paper.
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001846
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Philately -- ephemera
Art -- ephemera
Description
Paper first day of issue stamp affixed to an envelope sent by Elliott-Marion; stamp is "July Fourth" by Grandma Moses; enclosed are two letters; flap open; watermarked, linen paper.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
U.S.A. (stamp)
Site Made (City)
Washington
Site Made (State)
District of Columbia
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1-May-69
circa May 1, 1969
Date Remarks
First day issued
Material
paper: green; blue; red; yellow; brown
Inscriptions
"Grandma Moses // 6c U.S. Postage // e/m // 4940 Fisher // St. Laurent, Montreal 9, // Canada // WASHINGTON, D.C. // MAY 1, // 1969 // FIRST DAY OF ISSUE // L.M. Martin, D.D.S. ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.9 cm. x Width: 10.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; edges and corners a little soft and bent
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See 996.001.847, .848 (letters inside)
Research Facts
See 996.001.847, .848 -- actual letters
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Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
010020279
Description
Dental stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate shows placement of teeth in mouth; oval with numbered teeth at edges; smaller oval in middle shows lettered baby teeth
  2 images  
Accession Number
010020279
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Dental Models -- ephemera
Dentistry -- ephemera
Description
Dental stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate shows placement of teeth in mouth; oval with numbered teeth at edges; smaller oval in middle shows lettered baby teeth
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Material
wood: brown
ink: black
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 7.0 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 2.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Wood is ink-stained at bottom, edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008
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Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
010020280
Description
Dental stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate with illustrations showing back and front of teeth, back and tops of molars
  2 images  
Accession Number
010020280
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Art -- ephemera
Dental Models -- ephemera
Dentistry -- ephemera
Description
Dental stamp; engraved silver metal plate mounted on rectangular brown wooden block via silver metal nails; plate with illustrations showing back and front of teeth, back and tops of molars
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Material
wood: brown
ink: black
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 13.3 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Wood is ink-stained at bottom, edges
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008
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Dates
1969
circa 1969
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
996001847
Description
Paper letter (with watermark) which describes the stamp and gives the life history of Grandma Moses.
  2 images  
Accession Number
996001847
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Correspondence, ephemera
Art -- ephemera
Description
Paper letter (with watermark) which describes the stamp and gives the life history of Grandma Moses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Elliott-Marion Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1969
circa 1969
Date Remarks
Around May 1, first day issued
Material
paper: black
Inscriptions
"6-CENT GRANDMA MOSES // "AMERICAN FOLKLORE" // COMMEMORATIVE POSTAGE STAMP // This 6-cent stamp, the fourth in the "American Folklore" series, will be first placed on // sale at ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 28.0 cm. x Width: 21.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; a number of creases
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See 996.001.846 (envelope containing this letter) and 996.001.848 (an accompanying letter)
Research Facts
Read this letter and 996.001.848
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Dates
May 1 1969
circa May 1 1969
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001848
Description
Paper letter (with watermark) from Elliott-Marion Co. Ltd. which talks about Grandma Moses and then promotes their products.
  1 image  
Accession Number
996001848
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Correspondence, ephemera
Art -- ephemera
Advertisements
Description
Paper letter (with watermark) from Elliott-Marion Co. Ltd. which talks about Grandma Moses and then promotes their products.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Elliott-Marion Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
May 1 1969
circa May 1 1969
Date Remarks
Dated
Material
paper: black; blue
Inscriptions
"Dear Doctor: // A traveller, in 1939, stopped at Thomas' Drug Store in // Hoosick Falls, N.Y. He saw there Grandma Moses' first // one-man show. He immediately bought all ..."; etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #6
Dimension Notes
Length: 26.6 cm. x Width: 18.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mild age/sun discolouration; two creases
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Reference Comments
See 996.001.846 (envelope containing this letter) and 996.001.847 (an accompanying letter)
Research Facts
Read this letter and 996.001.847
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Nurses Day [greeting card]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13076
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
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Prescription for a Great Nurses Day: Have Fun! Enjoy Yourself! Be Happy! [greeting card]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact13075
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…
  3 images  
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.
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