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commemorative bookmark

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Dates
1971
circa 1971
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
010042014
Description
Rectangular commemorative bookmark with a forked end printed in blue ink on reverse side of decorative vinyl fabric; front design contains the Ontario trillium logo printed in the top left corner in a box, and below that the year 1886 printed on a diagonal going across the bookmark from the left up…
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Accession Number
010042014
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Hospitals -- history
Hospitals, Psychiatric -- history
Hospitals, Psychiatric
Description
Rectangular commemorative bookmark with a forked end printed in blue ink on reverse side of decorative vinyl fabric; front design contains the Ontario trillium logo printed in the top left corner in a box, and below that the year 1886 printed on a diagonal going across the bookmark from the left up towards the top right enclosed in a ribbon design; below that is a printed circle with the words "Ontario Hospital Kingston" printed inside it along the edges of the circle in capital letters; middle of the circle contains Ontario's crest with a cross at the top and the three maple leaves near its bottom; below the circle is printed the year 1971 in the same style as 1886; bottom right corner of the bookmark, in one side of the fork, are printed the letters "KPH" in a ribbon design.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by donor’s great aunt, Connie Cox (20 Aug 1939- 5 June 2010), while working at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital for over 35 years. Ontario Hospital Kingston Nursing School, Grad 1962.
Dates
1971
circa 1971
Date Remarks
Date printed on item
Material
fabric: cream, gold
ink: white, blue
Inscriptions
On front: "1886 // ONTARIO HOSPITAL // KINGSTON // 1971 // KPH"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Length
21.3 cm
Width
6.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Minor cracking and fading in ink
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
http://www.asylumprojects.org/index.php/Kingston_Psychiatric_Hospital
Research Facts
Ontario Hospital Kingston gained this name in 1920; before it was Rockwood Hospital. In 1965 the name changed again to Kingston Psychiatric Hospital (what the "KPH" stands for on the bookmark). Since 2001, it has become part of the Providence Care Centre.
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embroidered logo patch

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15131
Dates
1958
1962
circa 1958-1962
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Items
Nursing
Accession Number
010042013
Description
Round white fabric with blue text embroidered logo patch badge; embroidered words "ONTARIO HOSPITAL KINGSTON" with the crest of Ontario with a cross at the top and three maple leaves.
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Accession Number
010042013
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Items
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Nursing
Hospitals -- ephemera
Hospitals, Teaching
Description
Round white fabric with blue text embroidered logo patch badge; embroidered words "ONTARIO HOSPITAL KINGSTON" with the crest of Ontario with a cross at the top and three maple leaves.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by donor’s great aunt, Connie Cox (20 Aug 1939- 5 June 2010), while working at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital for over 35 years. Ontario Hospital Kingston Nursing School, Grad 1962.
Dates
1958
1962
circa 1958-1962
Date Remarks
Date based on the year the owner of the item graduated from Ontario Hospital Kingston Nursing School in 1962.
Material
fabric: white
thread: blue
Inscriptions
"ONTARIO HOSPITAL // KINGSTON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Height
0.1 cm
Circumference
22.3 cm
Diameter
7.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Fabric slightly wrinkled and discoloured
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
http://www.asylumprojects.org/index.php/Kingston_Psychiatric_Hospital
Research Facts
Ontario Hospital Kingston gained this name in 1920; before it was Rockwood Hospital. In 1965 the name changed again to Kingston Psychiatric Hospital. Since 2001, it has become part of the Providence Care Centre.
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General Hospital, Kingston, Ont. [postcard]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15090
Dates
1914
Collection
Linda Perry Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Accession Number
003025001
Description
Cardboard postcard of the Kingston General Hospital in Kingston, Ont., Canada; shows a hand-tinted photograph of a limestone building, Richardson Laboratory, from an angle, framed by trees, etc.; back: has space for a postage stamp, address and message; two globes show the world for the publishing …
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Accession Number
003025001
Collection
Linda Perry Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Postcards
Description
Cardboard postcard of the Kingston General Hospital in Kingston, Ont., Canada; shows a hand-tinted photograph of a limestone building, Richardson Laboratory, from an angle, framed by trees, etc.; back: has space for a postage stamp, address and message; two globes show the world for the publishing company; on the back is a lengthy note written in blue pen from the sender to the receiver; also on the back in the top-right corner adhesive left form removal of postage stamp.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
The postcard was bought in an Edmonton antique market.
Maker
The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co. Ltd
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1914
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: green, grey, blue
Inscriptions
On the front: "General Hospital, Kingston, Ont., Canada"; on the back: "Kingston June 6/14 // Dear friend, I was Just // thinking of you so thought I // would drop you a card. Suppose // you wondered whatever became of // me that I never went to see you. // Well my mother wrote for me // to come home, so I left Buffalo // just the day before Willie // sailed in the spring & am // here yet. Expect to be here all // summer [?] I take a // trip up to see Willie in the // meantime. I hear you were // for a trip, wouldn't that be lovely // . Will be glad to hear from you // if you can find time to write // C. Russell, 156 Frontenac St. // Kingston // Ontario // Mrs. R. Egli // 36 Copeland Place // Buffallo // N. Y."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
Length
8.6 cm
Width
13.9 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
A small part of the top-left corner is torn off; the edges and corners are slightly worn; and there is a noticeable rip at the top of the postcard
Copy Type
original
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"night nurse" card

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10851
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
004028042
Description
A rectangular card with a hole at the top.
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Accession Number
004028042
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Nurses -- ephemera
Description
A rectangular card with a hole at the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
From Doreen Appleton Mainse who used it during her nursing training and career.
Maker
KGH
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"NIGHT NURSE" printed on the card
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #4
Dimension Notes
Length 14.0 cm x Width 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some wear on the paper.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Doreen Appleton Mainse; CD #7
Research Facts
Doreen Appleton (maiden name) attended Queen's Nursing Science School from 1951-1952, KGH Nursing School from 1952-1955, and Queen's again from 1955-1956; she worked at Ongwanada Sanitarium in the summer of 1956, and at Public Health in Napanee and at schools etc. in the late 1950s; she worked part time during the 1960s at KGH and did not work from the late 1960s until 1977 when she returned part time to KGH; she also worked at the Fraser Armstrong Patient Center from 1979-1992, and at a doctor's office until she retired in 1996; used to show that a nurse was on night duty.
Exhibit History
KGH Nursing Alumnae 2006 Special Exhibit @ Museum of Health Care: April 19, 2006-Aug. 30, 2006
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Ontario Hospital Kingston 1966 Debut [yearbook]

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Dates
1966
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Education Artifacts
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Publications
Ephemera
Education
Nursing
Accession Number
010042007 a-b
Description
Rectangular navy textured vinyl hardcover book (a); 84 pages; front cover has a small tan sticker in the upper left corner "NUR.07", and the word "Library" printed in gold in the bottom right corner; name of the hospital and the Ontario crest on the cover in white ink, and printed the year 1966 and…
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Accession Number
010042007 a-b
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Education Artifacts
Nursing
Classification
Archival, Publications
Ephemera
Education
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- ephemera
Nursing -- ephemera
Hospitals -- ephemera
Education, Nursing -- ephemera
Description
Rectangular navy textured vinyl hardcover book (a); 84 pages; front cover has a small tan sticker in the upper left corner "NUR.07", and the word "Library" printed in gold in the bottom right corner; name of the hospital and the Ontario crest on the cover in white ink, and printed the year 1966 and title "Debut"; contains information and monochrome photographs of the staff, students, graduates, etc. of the Ontario Hospital Kingston in 1966; back page includes a tan cardstock paper library sign out card in matching paper holder.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a) yearbook: Length 28.0 cm X Width 21.0 cm X Depth 1.2 cm
b) library card: Length 12.4 cm X Width 7.5 cm
Provenance
Used by donor’s great aunt, Connie Cox (20 Aug 1939- 5 June 2010), while working at the Kingston Psychiatric Hospital for over 35 years. Ontario Hospital Kingston Nursing School, Grad 1962. From the Nurses' Library at the Ontario Hospital Kingston.
Maker
Inter-Collegiate Press
Site Made (City)
Winnipeg
Site Made (State)
Manitoba
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1966
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream, tan
ink: black, blue, gold, white
plastic: navy
Inscriptions
Printed on front cover of a): On sticker in upper left corner: "NUR. 07"; "ONTARIO // HOSPITAL // KINGSTON // 1966 // DEBUT // LIBRARY"; stamped in blue ink on second inside page of a): "NURSES' LIBRARY // ONTARIO HOSPITAL, KINGSTON"; printed and written on front of b): "Misc.-26 // DEBUT 1966 // OHK Graduates // DATE // ISSUED TO // Oct 23 1966 B. Warden // Sept 30, 1968 E. Lyon // CAT. NO. 1152 L // LOWE-MARTIN CO. LIMITED"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Some minor staining on cover, slight discolouration of paper
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Website
Reference Comments
http://www.asylumprojects.org/index.php/Kingston_Psychiatric_Hospital
Research Facts
Ontario Hospital Kingston gained this name in 1920; before it was Rockwood Hospital. In 1965 the name changed again to Kingston Psychiatric Hospital. Since 2001, it has become part of the Providence Care Centre.
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Dates
1900
1909
circa 1900-1909
Collection
Frank Norman Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
Accession Number
999037009
Description
Colour postcard showing the General Hospital in Kingston, Ontario, Canada; image on the front shows two hospital buildings made of grey stone and have blue metal roofs and a green lawn outside of the buildings with paths; at the top-right corner of the image is name and location of the hospital in …
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Accession Number
999037009
Collection
Frank Norman Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Images
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Postcards
Description
Colour postcard showing the General Hospital in Kingston, Ontario, Canada; image on the front shows two hospital buildings made of grey stone and have blue metal roofs and a green lawn outside of the buildings with paths; at the top-right corner of the image is name and location of the hospital in red print; on the back of the postcard is a message written in black pen; at the top-right of the postcard is a green Canadian postage stamp for teh value of one cent.
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
The Valentine & Sons Publishing Co. Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
Great Britain
Dates
1900
1909
circa 1900-1909
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream
ink: brown, green, blue, red, black
Inscriptions
On the front: "General Hospital, Kingston, Can"; on the back: "SOUVENIR POST CARD // KINGSTON ON // JAN 2 // 10 - PM // 1909 // Mr. Donald J. Cameron // Finch // $ 2.00 // Box 31. Ont // Suppose you think that // I have forgotten to send // a card but here it goes. // Hope you have given // up that notion you spoke // of Wen. Eve of. // Mannie // The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co., Ltd. Montreal and Toronto // Printed in Great Britain"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 11 b
Length
8.7 cm
Width
13.8 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The ink is slightly faded and there are a couple of stains on the back of the postcard
Copy Type
original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
004028043
Description
A rectangular card with a hole at the top.
  1 image  
Accession Number
004028043
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Nurses -- ephemera
Description
A rectangular card with a hole at the top.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
From Doreen Appleton Mainse who used it during her nursing training and career.
Maker
KGH
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
"SLEEPING" printed on the card
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #4
Dimension Notes
Length 14.0 cm x Width 9.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Some wear on the paper.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Doreen Appleton Mainse; CD #7
Research Facts
Doreen Appleton (maiden name) attended Queen's Nursing Science School from 1951-1952, KGH Nursing School from 1952-1955, and Queen's again from 1955-1956; she worked at Ongwanada Sanitarium in the summer of 1956, and at Public Health in Napanee and at schools etc. in the late 1950s; she worked part time during the 1960s at KGH and did not work from the late 1960s until 1977 when she returned part time to KGH; she also worked at the Fraser Armstrong Patient Center from 1979-1992, and at a doctor's office until she retired in 1996; used to indicate that a night nurse was sleeping.
Exhibit History
KGH Nursing Alumnae 2006 Special Exhibit @ Museum of Health Care: April 19, 2006-Aug. 30, 2006
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warning letters in envelope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact10850
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
004028041 a-c
Description
Two letters in an envelope (c); the letters are warning nurses about breaking curfew and being absent without leave (a), and about wearing their uniforms in public (b).
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Accession Number
004028041 a-c
Collection
Doreen (Appleton) Mainse Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- ephemera
Nurses -- correspondence
Description
Two letters in an envelope (c); the letters are warning nurses about breaking curfew and being absent without leave (a), and about wearing their uniforms in public (b).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - letter - Size: Length 28.0 cm cm x Width 21.5 cm
b - letter - Size: Length 28.0 cm cm x Width 21.5 cm
c - envelope - Size: Length 15.2 cm x Width 8.9 cm
Provenance
Acquired by Doreen Appleton Mainse when she worked at KGH. These warnings were sent to the donor when she was in nursing school.
Maker
KGH
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1953
1955
circa 1953-1955
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
paper: white
Inscriptions
see attached photocopies
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-2 Box #4
Condition Remarks
Some wear on the paper.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Doreen Appleton Mainse; CD #7
Research Facts
Doreen Appleton (maiden name) attended Queen's Nursing Science School from 1951-1952, KGH Nursing School from 1952-1955, and Queen's again from 1955-1956; she worked at Ongwanada Sanitarium in the summer of 1956, and at Public Health in Napanee and at schools etc. in the late 1950s; she worked part time during the 1960s at KGH and did not work from the late 1960s until 1977 when she returned part time to KGH; she also worked at the Fraser Armstrong Patient Center from 1979-1992, and at a doctor's office until she retired in 1996.
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