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Dates
1982
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
005036040 a-c
Description
Audio cassette (a) of Sylvia Burkinshaw, Marilyn Boston and Katherine Crothers discussing changes with Kingston General Hospital and nursing; enclosed in plastic case (b); includes a paper insert (c).
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Accession Number
005036040 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- audioocassettes
Description
Audio cassette (a) of Sylvia Burkinshaw, Marilyn Boston and Katherine Crothers discussing changes with Kingston General Hospital and nursing; enclosed in plastic case (b); includes a paper insert (c).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - cassette - Size: Length 10.3 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 1.2 cm
b - case - Size: Length 11.1 cm x Width 7.1 cm x Depth 1.9 cm
c - case insert (unfolded) - Size: Length 10.4 cm x Width 10.3 cm
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital Nurses' Alumnae via Marilyn Boston
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1982
Date Remarks
Printed on object
Material
plastic: clear
paper: white, red
ink: blue, black, orange
Inscriptions
Handwritten on cassette: "May 4 / 82 - Sylvia Burkinshaw - KGH Administrator // and Marilyn Boston - Pres KGH Alumnae // in conversation with Kath Crothers // from Queens Learning Centre re // changes at KGH and in nursing"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Dates
1952
Collection
Estate of Sylvia Burkinshaw Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
011014009
Description
Single sheet of blue writing paper with letter written by Jessie Eyre to Sylvia Burkinshaw; it is written in dark blue ink; the date and location in which the letter was written is at the top of the page; the letter concludes with a P.S. asking Sylvia to provide comments on her book; in general, th…
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Accession Number
011014009
Author
Jessie G. Eyre
Collection
Estate of Sylvia Burkinshaw Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- ephemera
Description
Single sheet of blue writing paper with letter written by Jessie Eyre to Sylvia Burkinshaw; it is written in dark blue ink; the date and location in which the letter was written is at the top of the page; the letter concludes with a P.S. asking Sylvia to provide comments on her book; in general, the letter is an update on Jessie completing her exam, winning an award, and how she feels at the moment of writing; the letter indicates that it was sent alongside her book on Tuberculosis Nursing, in which the letter was found inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Sylvia Burkinshaw, a Registered Nurse and graduate from Scarborough Hospital. Among her many roles, at the Kingston General Hospital from 1961 up until her retirement in 1984, mainly as the Superintendent of Nurses.
Maker
Jessie G. Eyre
Site Made (City)
Cambridge
Site Made (Country)
United Kingdom
Dates
1952
Date Remarks
Printed on item
Material
ellentpaper: blue
ink: blue
Inscriptions
On the front: "12, Mill Lane, // Cambridge . // 27 . 5 . 52. // My dear Sylvia, // I've finished the exam ---- yesterday. // I did so badly that its doubtful whether, even with // charity, I could pass. Poor old [Colin?] Its been // a dreadful time, but he's [?] it like a [?]. // No [?] for [?] now, except to return // the book with all my thanks. // I have to write a new // edition before I go to America in Sept. I've won // a [?], by the way. // Can scarcely write, I'm so tired. // Much love, // Jessie // P.S. I'd be awfully glad if you'd comment on the // [?] section of the book yourself ---- particularly // on the Chapts. on drugs etc. (Chaps X + XI). // Could you also get one of your senior students to // comment on the whole book? If you have a good // s/n. who likes TB, she might be a great help."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 12 a
Length
25.2 cm
Width
20.1 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Paper was folded into four squares, leaving folded marks; small stain on the left of the front side, staining through to the other side
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
http://yourlifemoments.ca/sitepages/obituary.asp?oId=495295
Research Facts
Sylvia Burkinshaw was born at Scarborough, Yorkshire, England in 1919 and died on Sunday May 1, 2011 at the Kingston General Hospital. Only daughter of John Frederick and Margaret Burkinshaw. Following graduation as a Registered Nurse at Scarborough Hospital and as a Midwife at Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital London, she served as a Nursing Sister in Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service through World War II. In 1950 she returned to civilian nursing at University College Hospital, London. An International Red Cross Scholarship award enabled her to travel to Canada to continue her health care career. She worked at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto from 1956 to 1961 and at the Kingston General Hospital from 1961 until her retirement in 1984.
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Memoires '65 [yearbook]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15134
Dates
1965
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Nursing
Accession Number
010042006
Description
Rectangular black textured cover yearbook with the title printed in white; part of the cover is embossed with a geometric pattern of squares with textured patterns in them; small white sticker with handwriting in dark blue ink on it in the upper left corner of the cover; contains numerous monochrom…
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Accession Number
010042006
Category
Archival Items
Nursing
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Nurses -- ephemera
Nursing -- ephemera
Books
Description
Rectangular black textured cover yearbook with the title printed in white; part of the cover is embossed with a geometric pattern of squares with textured patterns in them; small white sticker with handwriting in dark blue ink on it in the upper left corner of the cover; contains numerous monochrome photographs of the graduating and current classes of the Ontario Hospital, Kingston School of Nursing, as well as their teachers, doctors, psychiatrists, etc.; also contains anecdotes from the past year and information on sports, inside jokes, etc.; pages not numbered; 34 pages.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a) yearbook: Size - Length 28.0 cm X Width 20.9 cm X Height 1.2 cm
b) library card: Size - Length 12.5 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.
Dates
1965
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper: cream, black
ink: black
Inscriptions
Printed on front cover: "Memoires '65"; stamped in blue ink on the first page: "NURSES' LIBRARY // ONTARIO HOSPITAL, KINGSTON"; printed on title page: "ONTARIO HOSPITAL, KINGSTON // SCHOOL OF NURSING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-4
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Small amount of white powdery adhesive residue at the base of the spine
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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Ontario Hospital Kingston 1966 Debut [yearbook]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15146
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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seasonal greeting card

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15283
Dates
1962
circa 1962
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Nursing
Accession Number
019005001
Description
Rectangular cream paper Christmas greeting card with raised holly branch designs and Kingston General Hospital crest on front and pre-printed and handwritten messages on interior; card consists of thick sheet of paper folded into quarters with rough bottom edge; personal hand written message writte…
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Accession Number
019005001
Category
Archival Items
Ephemera
Classification
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Nursing
MeSH Heading
Archival
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Nursing -- ephemera
Description
Rectangular cream paper Christmas greeting card with raised holly branch designs and Kingston General Hospital crest on front and pre-printed and handwritten messages on interior; card consists of thick sheet of paper folded into quarters with rough bottom edge; personal hand written message written by donor, Ruth Dafoe Taylor in 1962.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to donor, who was a member of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963.
Maker
Kingston General Hospital
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1962
circa 1962
Date Remarks
Date provided by donor
Material
paper: cream
ink: gold, red, black, blue
Inscriptions
Printed of front: “KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL // Greetings”; printed on interior: “Christmas Greetings // and // best wishes for your happiness // throughout the New Year. // School of Nursing // Kingston General Hospital // Kingston // Ontario”; handwritten on interior in blue ink: “Best of luck for examinations // Love // Ruth”
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder E-17a
Length
13.8 cm
Width
10.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions when card is closed
Condition Remarks
Minor yellowing near edges on back
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Person
Website
Reference Comments
Ruth Dafoe Taylor (Donor)
“KGH School of Nursing.” Kingston General Hospital, 2019. Accessed 10 July 2019.
Research Facts
Ruth Dafoe Taylor, donor and author of personal message written in the card, was a member of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Class of 1963.
The Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing was one of the first apprenticeship-based nursing training programs in Canada; began in 1886 in response to the increased focus on patient care in hospitals and the medical field; the program was meant to produce an educated and dedicated work force of nurses while also providing an affordable labour force for the hospital through on the job student training; the Ann Baillie Building, current home of the Museum of Healthcare at Kingston, originally served as a residence for the student nurses at KGH.
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Sister Tutor Wins University State Scholarship [newspaper clipping]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact15049
Dates
1947
1955
circa 1945-1955
Collection
Estate of Sylvia Burkinshaw Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Nursing
Archival, Items
Ephemera
Accession Number
011014010
Description
Newspaper clipping featuring a monochrome photograph of Jessie Eyre and her fellow student nurses and tutors; there are 12 women in the photograph including 7 in the back row standing up and 5 in the front row sitting down; all in nursing uniforms with white hats; two of the women in the front are …
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Accession Number
011014010
Collection
Estate of Sylvia Burkinshaw Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Nursing
Archival, Items
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- ephemera
Nurses
Description
Newspaper clipping featuring a monochrome photograph of Jessie Eyre and her fellow student nurses and tutors; there are 12 women in the photograph including 7 in the back row standing up and 5 in the front row sitting down; all in nursing uniforms with white hats; two of the women in the front are also wearing ties; the article itself discusses the nurses and tutors winning a State Scholarship; one of the nurses, Miss Jessie Eyre wrote a book about tuberculosis nursing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Sylvia Burkinshaw, a Registered Nurse and graduate from Scarborough Hospital. Among her many roles, at the Kingston General Hospital from 1961 up until her retirement in 1984, mainly as the Superintendent of Nurses.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
United Kingdom
Dates
1947
1955
circa 1945-1955
Date Remarks
Found inside book published in 1949
Material
paper: cream
ink: black
Inscriptions
On the front: "Sister Tutor Wins University State Scholarship // WITH HER FELLOW TUTORS AND GROUP OF STUDENT // NURSES, Miss Jessie G. Eyre, Senior Sister Tutor (centre, front // row) of St. Helier Hospital, Carshalton"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder C pg 12 b
Length
11.4 cm
Width
20.7 cm
Depth
0.01 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Slightly discoloured due to age; ripped piece of newspaper, torn unevenly
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
website
Reference Comments
http://yourlifemoments.ca/sitepages/obituary.asp?oId=495295
Research Facts
Sylvia Burkinshaw was born at Scarborough, Yorkshire, England in 1919 and died on Sunday May 1, 2011 at the Kingston General Hospital. Only daughter of John Frederick and Margaret Burkinshaw. Following graduation as a Registered Nurse at Scarborough Hospital and as a Midwife at Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital London, she served as a Nursing Sister in Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service through World War II. In 1950 she returned to civilian nursing at University College Hospital, London. An International Red Cross Scholarship award enabled her to travel to Canada to continue her health care career. She worked at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto from 1956 to 1961 and at the Kingston General Hospital from 1961 until her retirement in 1984.
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Thoughts and Memories [videocassette]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12521
Dates
1996
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
005036039 a-b
Description
Video cassette (a) with a recording of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae reunion; stored in original slip case box (b) with applied title sticker on both cassette and box.
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Accession Number
005036039 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- videocassettes
Description
Video cassette (a) with a recording of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae reunion; stored in original slip case box (b) with applied title sticker on both cassette and box.
Part Names
a - cassette - Size: Length 18.9 cm x Width 10.4 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
b - box - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital Nurses' Alumnae via Marilyn Boston
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1996
Date Remarks
Printed on object
Material
plastic: black
paper: white
ink: black, red
Inscriptions
Printed on both cassette and box: ""Thoughts and Memories" // KGH NURSES' ALUMNAE // JUNE, 1996"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Condition Remarks
Like new
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Thoughts & Memories [videocassette]

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12500
Dates
1996
Collection
Goldie Parish Wylie Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
007016005 a-b
Description
VHS cassette (a) that has a recording of Thoughts and Memories, a Kingston General Hospital Nurses Alumni reunion video; stored in its original box (b).
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Accession Number
007016005 a-b
Collection
Goldie Parish Wylie Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Nursing -- ephemera
MM= Commemorative and Association Items -- videocassettes
Description
VHS cassette (a) that has a recording of Thoughts and Memories, a Kingston General Hospital Nurses Alumni reunion video; stored in its original box (b).
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - cassette - Size: Length 18.9 cm x Width 10.4 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
b - box - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Width 10.6 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
Provenance
Belonged to Goldie Parish Wylie; donated via her son Brian Wylie.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1996
Material
plastic: black
paper: cream
ink: red, black
Inscriptions
Printed on top of cassette: ""Thoughts and Memories" // KGH NURSES' ALUMNAE // JUNE, 1996"; Printed on box: ""Thoughts & Memories" // KGH NURSES' ALUMNAE // JUNE, 1996"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Condition Remarks
Shows minor wear
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Donor file; CD #1
Research Facts
Goldie Parish Wylie (June 19, 1911 - April 29, 2007) was a graduate of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing 1934; worked at Kingston General Hospital after graduation until retiring in 1976; areas of work were: Victory II; Pysch Ward; FAPC.
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