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A History of No. 7 (Queen's) Canadian General Hospital 1915-1917 [reference book]

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Dates
1917
Collection
Dale Meeks Collection
Category
Archival Items
Military Medicine
Classification
Archival, Publications
Military Medicine
Accession Number
014011002
Description
A book with a thick hardcover written to tell the history of No. 7 (queen's) Canadian General Hospital between the years of 1915 and 1917; the hardcover is dark green and has a title at the front written in gold letters; the pages range 4-66; the first three pages have no page numbers attached to t…
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Accession Number
014011002
Collection
Dale Meeks Collection
Category
Archival Items
Military Medicine
Classification
Archival, Publications
Military Medicine
MeSH Heading
Hospitals -- history
Military Medicine
Nursing
Military Medicine -- Archival -- books
Military Medicine -- hospital
Military Medicine -- First World War -- World War One -- WW1 -- WWI
Description
A book with a thick hardcover written to tell the history of No. 7 (queen's) Canadian General Hospital between the years of 1915 and 1917; the hardcover is dark green and has a title at the front written in gold letters; the pages range 4-66; the first three pages have no page numbers attached to them and include: a page with information about the publication of the book with an expanded title, a picture of Col. F. Etherington, and a foreword; the last page also lacks a page number; there are no chapters, just bolded titles; the book is heavy in content, as well as in monochrome photographs.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
The item was purchased by Dale Meeks at an online auction, among other items, for a cumulative total of $20.
Maker
C. W. Faulkner & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1917
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
paper: cream, white
ink: black, grey
fabric: green, gold
Inscriptions
On the front: "No. 7 (Queen's) // Canadian // General Hospital"; on the inside: "A HISTORY OF NO. 7 // (QUEEN'S) // CANADIAN GENERAL HOSPITAL // MARCH 26TH, 1915--NOV. 15TH, 1917 // THIS BOOK IS DEDICATED TO // JAMES DOUGLAS, LL.D. // Chancellor of Queen's University."; "FOREWORD"; "HISTORY OF THE UNIT"; "THE REGISTRAR'S OFFICE"; "THE CHAPLAIN'S DEPARTMENT"; "COURSES OF STUDY FOR PERSONNEL"; "CHANGES IN PERSONNEL"; "Obituary"; "MEDICINE"; "SURGERY"; "THE PATHOLOGICAL DEPARTMENT"; "EYE AND EAR WORK"; "X-RAY DEPARTMENT"; "DENTAL DEPARTMENT"; "RED CROSS"; "LIST OF SOCIETIES IN CANADA CONTRIBUTING SUPPLIES"; "REGIMENTAL DUTIES"; "RECREATION"; "SPORT"; "THE ORCHESTRA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
24.7 cm
Width
18.7 cm
Depth
0.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
The front and back sides of the cover are moderately wrinkled; there is a small whole at the bottom of the spine; the pages are in better condition than the cover, though there are some slight foldings throughout
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
http://www.wopc.co.uk/uk/faulkner/
Research Facts
This source was used to help discover the physical location of the publisher of this book.
Images
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nurse's chatelaine set

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Dates
1905
1915
circa 1905-1915
Collection
Paul Fritz Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Military Medicine
Accession Number
012014009 a-e
Description
Black leather rectangular case for nurse's chatelaine set with foldable interior and exterior flaps and metal hook on double straps (a); contains one thumb forceps (b), haemostatic forceps (c), and one sterling flat depressor (d), sterling probe with eye (e).
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Accession Number
012014009 a-e
Collection
Paul Fritz Collection
Category
Military Medicine
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Military Medicine
MeSH Heading
Military Medicine
Military Medicine -- army
Military Medicine -- First World War -- World War One -- WW1 -- WWI
Military Medicine -- instruments
Military Medicine -- nursing
Military Medicine -- Nursing Sisters
Military Medicine -- surgery
Military Personnel -- nurse
Hemostasis, Surgical -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- hemostat
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- thumb
Description
Black leather rectangular case for nurse's chatelaine set with foldable interior and exterior flaps and metal hook on double straps (a); contains one thumb forceps (b), haemostatic forceps (c), and one sterling flat depressor (d), sterling probe with eye (e).
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a – case – Size: Length 30.2 cm x Width 7.6 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
b – thumb forceps – Size: Length 13.0 cm x Width 1.0 cm
c – haemostatic forceps – Size: Length 12.3 cm x Width 1.0 cm
d – depressor – Size: Length 12.6 cm x Width 1.6 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
e – probe – Size: Length 12.3 cm x Width 0.3 cm
Provenance
Donated to the museum by Paul Fritz; originally belonged to donor's great-aunt Anne Elizabeth Green, graduate of Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1909; items were used during military service in World War I.
Maker
Arnold & Sons
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1905
1915
circa 1905-1915
Date Remarks
Based on similar object in 1915 catalogue
Material
leather: black
metal: silver, sterling
ink: gold
Inscriptions
Printed on interior of bottom flap in gold: "BY APPOINTMENT // ARNOLD & SONS // WEST SMITHFIELD LONDON"; owner's intials carved into interior of top flap: "A. E. G."; engraved on file: "ARNOLD & SONS, LONDON"; intials "LM" carved onto handle (b); engraved on (c): "ARNOLD & SONS // LONDON" with image of an arrow and "H" directly beside
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D5-4
Condition Remarks
Leather case metal hook with minor corrosion, instruemtns with minor surface discolouration
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1914
1918
circa 1914-1918
Collection
Violet Campbell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Military Medicine
Classification
Archival, Images
Military Medicine
Archival, Military
Accession Number
001023001
Description
Hand-tinted colour photograph of Ann Baillie in her WWI Nursing Sister military uniform on cardboard; signed by Ann Baillie on front of print in ink.
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Accession Number
001023001
Collection
Violet Campbell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Military Medicine
Classification
Archival, Images
Military Medicine
Archival, Military
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- portraits
Archival
Nurses
Nurse's Uniform
Nursing
Military Medicine
Military Medicine -- Archival -- photographs
Military Medicine -- nursing
Military Medicine -- Nursing Sisters
Military Medicine -- First World War -- World War One -- WW1 -- WWI
Military Personnel -- nurse
Military Personnel -- portraits
Description
Hand-tinted colour photograph of Ann Baillie in her WWI Nursing Sister military uniform on cardboard; signed by Ann Baillie on front of print in ink.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Originally owned by Violet Campbell, mother of donor Jim Campbell.
Maker
S. Langfier, Photographer
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1914
1918
circa 1914-1918
Date Remarks
Term of Ann Baillie's military service.
Material
paper: brown
ink: blue, red, white, brown
graphite: black
Inscriptions
Hand written on face of print in blue ink: "Ann Baillie"; hand written on face of print in pencil: "S. LANGFIER"; typed on sticker on back of print: "S. LANGFIER // PHOTOGRAPHER // GLASGOW // LONDON, W."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3-2 Box 16
Temporary Location
On-site exhibit: "Trench Menders: Health Care in the First World War," 25 Feb, 2015.
Dimension Notes
Length 7.8 cm x Width 7.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Ink is smeared.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Mr. and Mrs. Jim Campbell; CD #1
Research Facts
Photograph taken of Ann Baillie while she was in London, England during World War I (1914-1918).
Images
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