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celebratory card

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Dates
1958
circa 1958
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
995002121
Description
Paper celebratory hand made card for Lottie Smith upon her retirement from the Kingston General Hospital; ribbon tie closure; inside is filled with hand written signatures.
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Accession Number
995002121
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Schools, Nursing
Description
Paper celebratory hand made card for Lottie Smith upon her retirement from the Kingston General Hospital; ribbon tie closure; inside is filled with hand written signatures.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Belonged to Lottie Smith and was given to her upon her upon her retirement from the Kingston General hospital where she had worked for her entire career and schooling as a nurse.
Dates
1958
circa 1958
Date Remarks
Written on artefact
Material
paper: white
ink: black, blue
plastic: light blue
Inscriptions
Hand written on cover in black ink: "To Miss Lottie Smith // with best wishes // from // her friends on departure // from the // Kingston General Hospital // June 1958".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-3 Box 16
Dimension Notes
Length 21.5 cm x Width 14.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor scuffing at edges; brown stain in upper right of front cover
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Donor file; CD #2.
Research Facts
Lottie Smith was a Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing graduate of 1937 and spent her entire career there until her retirement in June 1958.
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A Century of Caring 1888-1988: A Centennial Cook Book by the Kingston General Hospital Nurses' Alumnae [commemorative cookbook]

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Dates
1988
circa 1988
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
995002144
Description
Spiral bound paperback commemorative cookbook with a red ink line drawing on the cover of a nurses' cap, the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing symbol, and a rose; contains pictures, recipes, and cooking tips.
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Accession Number
995002144
Author
Unknown
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Food
Dietetics
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Spiral bound paperback commemorative cookbook with a red ink line drawing on the cover of a nurses' cap, the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing symbol, and a rose; contains pictures, recipes, and cooking tips.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing via Marilyn Boston
Maker
Gateway Publishing Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Winnipeg
Site Made (State)
Manitoba
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1988
circa 1988
Date Remarks
Date of publishing.
Material
paper: white
plastic: red
ink: red, black, blue
Inscriptions
Printed on cover: "A Century of Caring // 1888 - 1988 // a centennial cook book by the // Kingston General Hospital Nurses Alumnae"; hand written inside back cover: "2 C. - Pt // 4 C + Gt 4C Sugar // 1 Tbsp water".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Dimension Notes
Length 23.3 cm x Width 16.5 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Front and back covers have cooking stains; pages show usage in a kitchen.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
Research Facts
This cookbook was created by the Brockville Ontario branch of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae. Created for the 100th anniversary of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing. Collection of recipes submitted by Nursing Alumnae.
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ceremonial candleholder

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003413 a-b
Description
Candleholder (a) made of cream porcelain in the shape of an almond-shaped oil lamp with a handle at one end, round hollowed base and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; slightly raised scroll design along both sides; includes a short narrow white wax candle (b).
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Accession Number
000003413 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Education, Nursing
Schools, Nursing
MM= Anniversaries and Special Events
Description
Candleholder (a) made of cream porcelain in the shape of an almond-shaped oil lamp with a handle at one end, round hollowed base and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; slightly raised scroll design along both sides; includes a short narrow white wax candle (b).
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - lamp - Size: Length 12.0 cm x Depth 8.4 cm
b - candle - Size: Length 10.0 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
Provenance
Used in capping ceremonies for graduates of the Kingston General Hospital Nursing School
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Date based on donor's remarks
Material
porcelain: cream
wax: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Condition Remarks
Porcelain is discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Research Facts
A white porcelain candleholder with small wax candle was given to each nursing student at the "nurses lamp lighting ceremony", which was held at the completion of the six-month probationary period. The lamp design was modeled after lamps used by Florence Nightingale. Nursing School added their school name / logo on the lamp as a commemoration of the occasion. Each nursing school had a variant of the basic ceremony held at specified times in the training of a nurse.
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ceremonial candleholder

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Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
000003414 a-b
Description
Candleholder (a) made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; the candleholder has a round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; the sides of the lamp have a slightly raised scroll design; a narrow white …
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Accession Number
000003414 a-b
Collection
Rockwood / Kingston Psychiatric Hospital / Providence Continuing Care Centre Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Education, Nursing
Schools, Nursing
MM= Anniversaries and Special Events
Description
Candleholder (a) made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; the candleholder has a round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; the sides of the lamp have a slightly raised scroll design; a narrow white wax candle (b) with a white cotton wick sits in the spout of the lamp
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - lamp - Size: Length 12.0 cm x Depth 8.4 cm
b - candle - Size: Length 9.3 cm x Diam. 0.7
cm
Provenance
Used in capping ceremonies for graduates of the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing.
Dates
1920
1930
circa 1920-1930
Date Remarks
Date based on donor's remarks
Material
porcelain: off-white
wax: white
fabric: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Condition Remarks
Porcelain is discoloured
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Other
Research Facts
A white porcelain candleholder with small wax candle was given to each nursing student at the "nurses lamp lighting ceremony", which was held at the completion of the six-month probationary period. The lamp design was modeled after lamps used by Florence Nightingale. Nursing School added their school name / logo on the lamp as a commemoration of the occasion. Each nursing school had a variant of the basic ceremony held at specified times in the training of a nurse.
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ceremonial candleholder

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact708
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002088
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; sides of lamp have a slightly raised scroll design.
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Accession Number
995002088
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Schools, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; round hollowed base which goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; sides of lamp have a slightly raised scroll design.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Margaret Stewart (1931 KGH Nursing graduate); given to Diane (Duffy) Hinchcliffe (1965 KGH Nursing graduate) by Margaret Stewart's daughter, K. Langan.
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Date Remarks
Margaret Stewart graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1931.
Material
porcelain: cream
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.0 cm. x Depth: 8.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Handle of the candleholder has been broken at some point and non-expertly mended with an unidentified adhesive
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
A white porcelain candleholder with small wax candle was given to each nursing student at the "nurses lamp lighting ceremony", which was held at the completion of the six-month probationary period. The lamp design was modeled after lamps used by Florence Nightingale. Nursing School added their school name / logo on the lamp as a commemoration of the occasion. Each nursing school had a variant of the basic ceremony held at specified times in the training of a nurse.
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ceremonial candleholder

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
995002109
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; the holder has a round, hollowed base that goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; the sides of the lamp have a slightly raised scroll design; there is a logo on one si…
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Accession Number
995002109
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events
Schools, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Candleholder made of porcelain in the shape of an oil lamp; the holder has a round, hollowed base that goes up into an almond-shaped lamp with a handle at one end and a round hole in the tip made to hold a candle; the sides of the lamp have a slightly raised scroll design; there is a logo on one side.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Grace Patterson Ledgerwood, KGH graduate 1956; owned by Mabel (Elliott) Costello, WGH graduate 1920s.
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Owner graduated from Woodstock General Hospital School of Nursing in the 1920s.
Material
porcelain: off-white
Inscriptions
Printed crest for the "WOODSTOCK // GENERAL // SCHOOL OF NURSING"; embossed scroll design on both sides of lamp; embossed design at midpoint on top of lamp representing a round lid.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-3
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Depth 8.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
A white porcelain candleholder with small wax candle was given to each nursing student at the "nurses lamp lighting ceremony", which was held at the completion of the six-month probationary period. The lamp design was modeled after lamps used by Florence Nightingale. Nursing School added their school name / logo on the lamp as a commemoration of the occasion. Each nursing school had a variant of the basic ceremony held at specified times in the training of a nurse.
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Dates
1923
circa 1923
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
995002147 a-b
Description
Registered nurse paper diploma with embosed red paper seal has decorative green border and hand written graduates name (a); Province of Ontario certificate; tightly rolled into cardboard mailing tube (b) with paper mailing address and two stamps, two and five cents. Cardboard tube with open ends wi…
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Accession Number
995002147 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Registered nurse paper diploma with embosed red paper seal has decorative green border and hand written graduates name (a); Province of Ontario certificate; tightly rolled into cardboard mailing tube (b) with paper mailing address and two stamps, two and five cents.
Cardboard tube with open ends with a piece ripped and missing on the right end; two stamps on the right end for two and five Canadian cents; stamp in blue ink at left end; white paper label with a type written address in centre (a); paper diploma and with a green boarder, black text, and red underlines under important segments; orange paper seel in bottom left corner (b).
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - diploma - Size: Length 37.5 cm x Width 26.3 cm
b - tube - Size: Length 31.6 x Diam. 17.0 cm
Provenance
Owned by Miss Beulah G. Burleigh; donated by the Kingston General Hospital Nursing Alumnae.
Dates
1923
circa 1923
Date Remarks
Written on artifact
Material
paper: tan, cream, red
ink: black, green, purple
Inscriptions
Printed on diploma: "Province of Ontario // This is to Certify that // Beulah Burleigh // having duly complied with the of the Act respecting // The Registration of Nurses and the regulations thereunder has this day been duly // registered in the department of the Provincial Secretary and while so registered // may be designated and use the title // Registered Nurse / 7 April 1923 // Certificate No. 23-169".
Stamped on tube: "REGISTRAR // NURSES REGISTRATION // DEPT. OF PROVINCIAL SECRETARY // PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS // TORONTO"; typed on label on tube: "Miss Beulah G. Burleigh, // 31 Livingston Ave., // Kingston, Ont. // 169;
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-1-5 Box 25
Condition Remarks
Paper seal peeling off of diploma; label peeling off of tube; corner of tube ripped off and missing; stamps on tube are ripped and peeling.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Marilyn Boston; CD #11
Research Facts
Beulah Burleigh graduated from the Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing in 1928.
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graduation pin

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Dates
1927
circa 1927
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996023001
Description
Circular gold pin with four rectangular pieces cut out, to form a pattern of a central circle with four quadrilateral pieces coming off it; the front of the pin has white enamel and the letters KGH in gold going horizontally across it; the back of the pin has a pin and clasp, to allow it to be atta…
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Accession Number
996023001
Collection
Queenie Cooke Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Circular gold pin with four rectangular pieces cut out, to form a pattern of a central circle with
four quadrilateral pieces coming off it; the front of the pin has white enamel and the letters KGH
in gold going horizontally across it; the back of the pin has a pin and clasp, to allow it to be
attached to clothing
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Donated by Pat Daniels, the nephew of the original owner, Queenie Cooke, 1927 KGH Nursing graduate
Maker
S.B. Ltd.
Dates
1927
circa 1927
Date Remarks
Date engraved on back
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: white
Inscriptions
The front of the pin has the letters "KGH" across it; the back is engraved, "Q.C. // 1927" and
stamped, "14K // S.B. LTD."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Depth: 0.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
The gold is slightly tarnished; the enamel on the front shows some wear marks; the back pin and
clasp work; polishing recommended prior to display
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
Exhibit History
On exhibit in Paediatric case in Museum, Nov. 21, 1997
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Dates
1928
circa 1928
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
996028108
Description
Graduation pin, a circular gold pin with four rectangular pieces cut out to form a pattern of a central circle with four quadrilateral pieces coming off it; the front of the pin has white enamel and the letters "KGH" in gold going horizontally accross it; the back of the pin has a straight pin and …
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Accession Number
996028108
Collection
Nora Valleau Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
Description
Graduation pin, a circular gold pin with four rectangular pieces cut out to form a pattern of a central circle with four quadrilateral pieces coming off it; the front of the pin has white enamel and the letters "KGH" in gold going horizontally accross it; the back of the pin has a straight pin and clasp.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Nora Valleau, 1928 KGH Nursing Graduate; received after her death
Dates
1928
circa 1928
Date Remarks
Date of graduation; etched in pin
Material
metal: yellow
enamel: white
Inscriptions
On the front of the pin, "KGH" appears in gold; on the reverse, "N.M.V. // 1928" is etched, and below this: "[illeg.] & D1E 14K" is stamped into the metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Dimension Notes
Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Condition Remarks
The pin had a shallow scratch in the metal on the reverse side of the pin on the top quadrilateral piece; the enamel was also slightly worn, with faint nicks and scratches.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
"Oral History Transcript for Nora Valleau" by Rona Rustige; CD #9
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graduation pin

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Dates
20 May 1888
circa 20 May 1888
Collection
Mrs. Ruth Rider Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
992020001
Description
Silver nurse's graduation pin; two pieces (bar & shield shapes) joined by a ring; safety pin back
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Accession Number
992020001
Collection
Mrs. Ruth Rider Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Schools, Nursing
Anniversaries and Special Events
MM= Clothing -- accessory -- nursing
MM= Commemorative and Association Items
Description
Silver nurse's graduation pin; two pieces (bar & shield shapes) joined by a ring;
safety pin back
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Maggie H. Hall
Dates
20 May 1888
circa 20 May 1888
Date Remarks
inscribed
Material
sterling silver: white
Inscriptions
Inscription on front: 1888 // KINGSTON GENERAL HOSPITAL // Training // SCHOOL //
for // NURSES; on back: MAGGIE H. HALL // GRADUATED // 20th May 1888
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C5-1
Temporary Location
To exhibit: "For Service to Humanity", Nursing Gallery: Showcase West, Museum of Health Care, 13 Nov. 2008.
Dimension Notes
Length: 5.3 cm. x Width: 4.0 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
cleaned with "Nevr-Dull" Feb. 21/92; encapsulated
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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