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Centennial Celebrations
CA BI 77-811-945 · Item · 1967

Item is a photograph of student nurses from the City Hospital during the Sydney Centennial Celebrations.

Dr. Alvinus Calder
CA BI 83-6312-13612 · Item · ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of Black Nova Scotian doctor Dr. Alvinus Calder standing outdoors at an unknown
location, dressed in suit and tie.

Dr. Alvinus Calder
CA BI 83-6311-13611 · Item · ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of Black Nova Scotian doctor Dr. Alvinus Calder sitting on the stairs to a home, dressed
in a suit and tie.

Dr. Alvinus Calder
CA BI 63-6310-13610 · Item · ca. 1935

Item is a photograph of physician Dr. Alvinus Calder standing next to an unidentified building, dressed in a suit and tie.

Dr. and Mrs. Marcus Dodd
CA BI 77-684-818 · Item · ca. 1910

Item is a photograph of Dr. Marcus Dodd, doctor at Bridgeport Mines, and Mrs. Marcus Dodd, born Sarah Rigby.

MG 21.37 · Fonds · [18-?]-1993, predominant 1949-1978

The collection consists of 4 complete manuscripts and 2 partial manuscripts of “Memoirs of a Cape Breton Doctor”/ “Hang the Lantern on the Gate” (which was the original title), personal correspondence and letters of congratulations, reviews of “Memoirs of a Cape Breton Doctor” as well as a rough draft of an opening scene for a play based on “Memoirs of a Cape Breton Doctor”. This collection consists of photographs, an audio cassette tape (The Bush & The Salon), a CD (C.L. MacMillan- Oral Histories), clipping with information about the “C. Monty MacMillan” ferry, clippings of Dr. MacMillan’s obituary as well as condolence letters sent to the family, tributes that were given after the doctor's death, political speeches given by Dr. MacMillan as well as other speeches he has given and 2 scrapbooks containing clippings dealing with his time as MLA and letters of congratulations on receiving the Order of Canada.

MacMillan, Dr. C. Lamont (Monty)
Dr. Clarence M. Bethune
85-104-15804 · Item · ca. 1970

Item is a photograph of Dr. Clarence Bethune.

Dr. E.J. Johnstone
82-860-7560 · Item · n.d.

Item is a photograph of Dr. Johnstone, son of Dr. Lewis Johnstone, Cow Bay and grandson of J.W. Johnstone, Premier of NS.

Dr. Gordon Bethune
85-83-15783 · Item · 1982

Item is a photograph of Dr. Gordon Bethune

Dr. Gordon Bethune
85-83-15783b · Item · 1982

Item is a paper containing information about Dr. Gordon Bethune.

Dr. H.S. MacDonald
87-53-16583 · Item · n.d.

Item is a photograph of Dr. H.S. MacDonald with a group of doctors at a medical convention.

Dr. Lewis Johnstone
CA BI 77-295-429 · Item · ca. 1900

Item is a photographic portrait of Dr. Lewis Johnstone, son of Hon. J.W. Johnstone, G.M.A. doctor.

Dr. M.G. Tompkins
87-457-16987 · Item · ca. 1960

Item is a photograph of three gentlemen, from left to right: Dr. M.G. Tompkins, unidentified man, and Judge Leo McIntyre.

Abbass Studios Ltd.
Dr. Thomas E. Jeans
CA BI 77-369-503 · Item · ca. 1867

Item is a photographic portrait of Dr. Thomas E. Jeans, the first G.M.A. doctor from 1829-1867.

Dr. Walter MacKenzie
87-404-16934 · Item · ca. 1950

Item is a photograph of Dr. MacKenzie (2nd from left) and other unidentified people at a medical convention.

First World War Officers
CA BI 97-211-28049 · Item · 1919

Item is a photograph of four medical personnel officers inside Moxham's Castle, stationed there during World War 1 when the castle functioned as a military hospital. The photo was taken in 1919 and shows them sat around a large desk facing the camera.

Frances (Dodd) Ridgway
CA BI 77-577-711 · Item · ca. 1930

Item is a photograph of Frances (Dodd) Ridgway, R.N. daughter of Dr. Marcus Dodd, born in 1885 and died in 1973.

Frances Dodd Ridgway
82-193-6893 · Item · n.d.

Item is a photograph of Frances Dodd Ridgway.

Frances Dodd, R.N.
CA BI 77-224-358 · Item · ca. 1900

Item is a photographic portrait of Frances Dodd in a nurse's uniform.

General Hospital, Glace Bay
CA BI 76-19 · Item · 191-?

Item is a postcard depicting the General Hospital in Glace Bay, N.S. as it stood in the early 20th century.

Glace Bay Hospital
CA BI 80-500-4680 · Item · 1916

Item is a photograph of a view of Glace Bay.

McLeod, Norman
Harbour View Hospital
CA BI 77-1541-1675 · Item · 1900

Item is a print of Harbour View Hospital, which was the home of Graham Fraser, manager of N.S.S. and Co. Company, on Brown Street in Sydney Mines. It was formally opened on June 18, 1908.

Helen Kendall fonds
CA BI MG 12.275 · Fonds · 1916-1985

Fonds consists of Helen Kendall's personal correspondence, genealogy records, nursing and war service certifications and documents, photographs, and clippings.

Kendall, Helen
Mary Belle MacNeill
CA BI 95-346-26437 · Item · 1917

Item is a photograph of Mary Belle MacNeill, a nursing sister, sitting in bed with a book in France during World War 1. It is noted that the picture was enclosed along with an address she delivered at the Savoy Theatre at some point after.

CA BI 92-17-23192 · Item · 1918

Item is a photograph of Mary Belle MacNeill sitting at a table with her brother during World War 1. The photo was likely taken in England.

CA BI 92-16-23191 · Item · 1918

Item is a photograph of Mary Belle MacNeill lying on a hill in a park in England during World War 1.

Medical Convention, Ingonish
87-410-16940 · Item · ca. 1956

Item is a photograph of a group of doctors at a medical convention in Ingonish. Three of the seated doctors are identified from left to right as Dr. E. Ross, Dr. Watson Sodero and Dr. Walter MacKenzie.

Military (General) 1915
CA BI SB 125B · Item · 1985-1998

Item is a scrapbook that features newspaper clippings related to various military activities between the years 1914 and 1986. Included in the scrapbook are the following clippings: "Magnificent Moxham's Castle in Sydney used as a convalescent hospital in WW1" (November 9, 1985); The Army Lowdown on Colour (n.d.); Copy of the Military Service Act, 1917 (n.d.); "A Comrade Remembered : "Letters to home from France in World War I" (November 7, 1990); "Lest We Forget: Archibald Andrew MacLellan, Pte. MacDougall, Donald Andrew MacLellan, Angus MacFarlane" (November 7, 1990); "Served their country well" (November 10, 1990); "Legion honours war hero: John Bernard Croak" (July 5, 1996); and "Nursing sister honours vets: Wartime bravery remembered at ceremony" (November 17, 1995).

Item · 2002

Item is a series of notes concerning the Beaton Institute's Holdings related to Moxham Castle. These notes include information about the castle's use as a military hospital during World War 1.

Moxham's Castle
CA BI SB 133 · Item · 1914-1966

Item is a scrapbook composed of clippings pertaining to Moxham's Castle, Sydney. The included clippings were published between the dates June 11, 1914 and April 26, 1966 in the Chronicle Herald and the Cape Breton Post and provide information about the castle's conversion to a World War 1 military hospital and its destruction in 1966.

Item · 1993

Item is a report titled "Moxham's Castle - Once a Proud Structure," written by Wanda Walker. It provides a history of the castle, including a brief coverage on the period of time during World War 1 when it was used as a military hospital. Much of the information within the report was gathered from an interview with Gabrielle Walker.

Moxham's Castle Hospital
87-960-17490 · Item · ca. 1918

Item is a photograph of the interior of Moxham Castle and its staff during its time as a hospital during the First World War. Officers, nurses, and others are assembled in chairs on the floor, the stairs, the landing, and the second floor. The exact date and identities of those pictured are unknown.

Moxham's Castle/Hospital
81-853-5933 · Item · 1919

Item is a photograph of the rear of Moxham's Castle taken after the end of World War 1. During the war, the castle served as a military hospital.

CA BI 80-774-4954 · Item · ca. 1920

Item is a photograph of a railroad car equipped as a hospital. The car ran between #3 and #7 mines and Town of Sydney Mines. It was discontinued in 1922. The photograph shows the car with the rescue crew in the foreground.

Nurse and soldier
CA BI 84-104-14204 · Item · 1914-1919

Item is a photograph of a nurse and a soldier standing outside a building during World War 1.

Nurses and patient
CA BI 84-107-14207 · Item · 1914-1919

Item is a photograph of two nurses and a patient at a hospital or infirmary during World War 1.

Nurses and patient
CA BI 84-106-14206 · Item · 1914-1919

Item is a photograph of two nurses and a patient inside a hospital or infirmary during World War 1.

Nurses and soldier
CA BI 84-103-14203 · Item · 1914-1920

Item is a photograph of two nurses, a patient, and a soldier in what appears to be an infirmary or hospital taken during World War 1.

Nursing Students
87-355-16885 · Item · ca. 1960

item is a photograph of nursing students, Mona Pasher is in the middle of the three students the other two are unidentified.

Old Home Week Parade
CA BI 77-162-296 · Item · 1935

Item is a photograph of nurses walking down a street during the Old Home Week Parade in Sydney. Frances (Dodd) Ridgway has been identified in the second row on the right.

CA BI 77-473-607 · Item · ca. 1925

Item is a photograph of St. Mary's Hospital, Inverness.

Hatt, Ernest Samuel
CA BI PAM 1038 · Item · 1916

Item is a pamphlet containing a report on the typhus epidemic at Wittenberg Camp. The report was presented to the British Government and outlines the conditions at the Wittenberg Camp and how they contributed to the 1915 epidemic.

CA BI PAM 533 · Item · 1916

Item is a pamphlet outlining a plan submitted by the Secretary of the Military Hospitals and Convalescent Homes Commission to provide employment to servicemen upon their return to Canada. The report outlines the need for governments to provide new employment opportunities and training for those who have returned from World War 1 service with disabilities.

Woman on horse
CA BI 84-112-14212 · Item · 1914-1920

Item is a photograph of a woman, likely a nurse, on a horse during World War 1.

81-854-5934 · Item · 1919

Item is a photograph of four medical personnel officers inside Moxham's Castle, where they were stationed during World War 1 when the castle functioned as a military hospital.