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academic achievement medal

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Dates
1931
circa 1931
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Awards
Classification
Achievement awards
Accession Number
995002104
Description
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing gold academic achievement medal, which consists of a decorative crest on a gold bar with a pin at the back; the crest is made of gold and enamel and has a central crest with a snake and rod at the left, a cross in the centre and an arrow at the right; the…
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Accession Number
995002104
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Awards
Classification
Achievement awards
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Numismatics
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing gold academic achievement medal, which consists of a decorative crest on a gold bar with a pin at the back; the crest is made of gold and enamel and has a central crest with a snake and rod at the left, a cross in the centre and an arrow at the right; the top section has what appears to be two tents and a canoe; there are banners with lettering on them around the crest; the outside edges of the crest have decorative points and the top of the crest has a crown and anchor; this crest is attached to a thin flat gold bar that has a pin and clasp on the back.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Ellen Priscilla Dodd, Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1931
Maker
Smith Bros. Jewelers Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1931
circa 1931
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: red; blue; white
Inscriptions
The front of the crest reads, "KINGSTON HOSPITAL // FOR GOD AND HUMANITY"; the back of the pin has the name, "E.P. Dodd" engraved on the bar and "S. B. LTD // 14 k [symbol - see accession sheet]" stamped at the bottom of the crest
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 4.4 cm. x Width: 2.6 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
The pin shows only very minor wear and tarnish; the enamel is complete and undamaged
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Photo
Research Facts
The pin is in jewellery box 995.002.046, along with pin 995.002.105 and ring .103
Exhibit History
KGH Nursing Alumnae 2006 Special Exhibit @ Museum of Health Care: April 19, 2006-May 30, 2007
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air force medical officer's cap

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
Accession Number
1973.13.1
Description
Cap has a cloth top with a cloth band and patent leather visor with a gold leaf design of beads and thread; air force crest on front.
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Accession Number
1973.13.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Classification
Military Medicine
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
Military Medicine
Military Medicine -- textile
Military Medicine -- air force
Military Medicine -- Second World War -- World War Two -- WW2 -- WWII
Military Personnel -- doctor
Military Uniform -- doctor
Military Uniform -- insignia
Description
Cap has a cloth top with a cloth band and patent leather visor with a gold leaf design of beads and thread; air force crest on front.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. A.D. Kelly of Toronto.
Maker
Bates Hatter
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Material
fabric: blue-grey; black; yellow; green; red
leather: black
metal: yellow
Inscriptions
On circular label inside: "BATES Hatter, 21 Jermun [?] Street, St. JAMES LONDON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet K
Dimension Notes
Depth 11.0 cm x Diam. 25.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This cap was worn by Dr. Kelly when he served as chief medical liaison officer with the RAF during World War II.
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Dates
2002
circa 2002
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
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
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Commemorative
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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Dates
1892
circa 1892
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1986.2.1
Description
Hand-sewn baby binder is a strip of cloth that narrows at each end; woven tape ties at each end; a vertical slit in the cloth about 1/3 of the way from one end; linen lined with flanelette.
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Accession Number
1986.2.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
Infant Care
Description
Hand-sewn baby binder is a strip of cloth that narrows at each end; woven tape ties at each end; a vertical slit in the cloth about 1/3 of the way from one end; linen lined with flanelette.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. T.G. Brown of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1892
circa 1892
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
BOX 17
Dimension Notes
Length 62.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm (minus tapes, which are 31.0-37.0 cm long)
Condition Remarks
Scorch marks on both sides.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
Research Facts
The binder was made for the donor's father, born in 1892 in Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario, and used for his brothers, 1892-1902; binders were used until ca. 1950 to bind the baby's umbilical area, probably because of a traditional belief that if it were not bound, the umbilicus would not heal properly after birth, or an umbilical hernia would occur.
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Dates
1892
circa 1892
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
Accession Number
1986.2.2
Description
Hand-sewn baby binder is a strip of cloth that narrows at each end; woven tape ties at each end; a vertical slit in the cloth about 1/3 of the way from one end; both sides made of flanelette.
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Accession Number
1986.2.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Obstetrics
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
Infant Care
Description
Hand-sewn baby binder is a strip of cloth that narrows at each end; woven tape ties at each end; a vertical slit in the cloth about 1/3 of the way from one end; both sides made of flanelette.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. T.G. Brown of Toronto.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1892
circa 1892
Material
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Box 8
Dimension Notes
Length 62.0 cm x Width 10.5 cm (minus tapes, which are 31.0-37.0 cm long)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
Research Facts
The binder was made for the donor's father, born in 1892 in Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario, and used for his brothers, 1892-1902; binders were used until ca. 1950 to bind the baby's umbilical area, probably because of a traditional belief that if it were not bound, the umbilicus would not heal properly after birth, or an umbilical hernia would occur.
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baby booties and toque

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Dates
1991
circa 1991
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
005002003 a-c
Description
Two baby booties - one appears to be for the left foot (a) and one for the right foot (b) - and a dome-shaped toque (c) with a roll at the bottom; all pieces are hand-knit from pink, white and blue wool.
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Accession Number
005002003 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
Description
Two baby booties - one appears to be for the left foot (a) and one for the right foot (b) - and a dome-shaped toque (c) with a roll at the bottom; all pieces are hand-knit from pink, white and blue wool.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - left bootie - Size: Length 9.3 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
b - right bootie - Size: 9.4 cm x Width 7.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
c - toque - Size: Length 8.8 cm x Diam. 6.0 cm
Provenance
Made and donated to museum by the Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary.
Maker
KGH Auxiliary
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1991
circa 1991
Material
fabric: white; blue; pink
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet J Box 9
Condition Remarks
#1: Like new
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
These were made as part of the Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary's "Hugs" program, formerly the Needy Baby Program.
Exhibit History
Exhibit in the Hall of Honour, KGH, "The Inspiring Past—a Beacon for the Future: Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary 1905–2005"; March 2005-June 2011.
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baby booties and toque

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Dates
1991
circa 1991
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
Accession Number
005002017 a-c
Description
Two baby booties - one appears to be for the left foot (a) and one for the right foot (b) - and a dome-shaped toque (c) with a roll at the bottom; booties each have a piece of yarn as a tie around the ankle; all pieces are hand-knit from pink wool.
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Accession Number
005002017 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Pediatrics
Home Health Care
Classification
Pediatrics
Paediatrics
Home Health Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
Textiles
Description
Two baby booties - one appears to be for the left foot (a) and one for the right foot (b) - and a dome-shaped toque (c) with a roll at the bottom; booties each have a piece of yarn as a tie around the ankle; all pieces are hand-knit from pink wool.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - left bootie - Size: Length 7.6 cm x Width 7.7 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
b - right bootie - Size: Length 8.0 cm x Width 7.5 cm x Depth 1.5 cm
c - toque - Size: Length 9.5 cm x Diam. 5.7 cm
Provenance
Made and donated to museum by the Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary
Maker
KGH Auxiliary
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1991
circa 1991
Material
fabric: pink
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007 Closet J Box 9
Condition Remarks
#1: Like new
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
Research Facts
These were made as part of the Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary's "Hugs" program, formerly the Needy Baby Program.
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Dates
2004
circa 2004
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Communication
Accession Number
005002002
Description
A circular badge; the badge is white with the KGH Auxiliary red cross in the center; the badge is made from heavy embroidered fabric.
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Accession Number
005002002
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary Collection
Category
Commemorative and Communication Artifacts
Classification
Communication
MeSH Heading
Hospital Volunteers
Textiles
Clothing
Description
A circular badge; the badge is white with the KGH Auxiliary red cross in the center; the badge is made from heavy embroidered fabric.
Number Of Parts
1
Dates
2004
circa 2004
Date Remarks
Modern
Material
fabric: white; red; black
Inscriptions
"KINGSTON GENERAL-HOSPITAL // AUXILIARY" printed in thread around the badge; "K G H A" printed on the cross in white letters with a letter on each arm of the cross
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.3 cm.x Diam. 7.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Like new
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Exhibit History
Exhibit in the Hall of Honour, KGH, "The Inspiring Past—a Beacon for the Future: Kingston General Hospital Auxiliary 1905–2005"; March 2005-June 2011.
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Dates
1830
circa 1830
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
1969.7.5
Description
A dark brown, cylindrical piece of solid wood; there are small indentations in the middle of each end. Deaccessioned.
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Accession Number
1969.7.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
War
Description
A dark brown, cylindrical piece of solid wood; there are small indentations in the middle of each end. Deaccessioned.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. D.S. MacLennan of Brampton, Ont.; belonged to Dr. James Stirling; presented by his grandson.
Dates
1830
circa 1830
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
wood: dark brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C4-6
Dimension Notes
Length 37.6 cm x Diam. 1.7 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. James Stirling was a graduate of the University of Glasgow; he began practising in Vancleek (?) Hill, Ontario.
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bicycle pants clip

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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
Lt. N/S Nursing Sister Miriam Hartrick Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
002001013 a-b
Description
Two pants clips, which are horseshoe-shaped strips of spring steel; they are bent inwards, with outward-pointing ends like an omega symbol; the steel is painted black..
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Accession Number
002001013 a-b
Collection
Lt. N/S Nursing Sister Miriam Hartrick Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- uniform -- World War II
Description
Two pants clips, which are horseshoe-shaped strips of spring steel; they are bent inwards, with outward-pointing ends like an omega symbol; the steel is painted black..
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - clip - Size: Length 25.5 cm x Width 0.7 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
b - clip - Size: Length 25.5 cm x Width 0.7 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Owned and used by Lieut. (N/S) Miriam Hartrick during W W II.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Based on provenance
Material
metal: black
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-2
Condition Remarks
Very slight wear on paint; evidence of slight corrosion beneath paint.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Doug Hildebrand, Curator, Military Communications & Electronics Museum; found inside 002.001.019; CD #6
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