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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1890-1905
Creator:
Truman, James, 1826-1914
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
Dr. James Truman was the editor of the International Dental Journal from 1890 to 1905 as well as a dean of the dental department of the University of Pennsylvania. This collection consists of letters written to Dr. James Truman, notes relating to the International Dental Journal and teaching at the University of Pennsylvania, newspaper clippings, and International Dental Journal scratch (or record) books.
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Dr. James Truman papers relating to the International Dental Journal
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Truman, James, 1826-1914
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1197
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1890-1905
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Dr. James Truman was the editor of the International Dental Journal from 1890 to 1905 as well as a dean of the dental department of the University of Pennsylvania. This collection consists of letters written to Dr. James Truman, notes relating to the International Dental Journal and teaching at the University of Pennsylvania, newspaper clippings, and International Dental Journal scratch (or record) books.
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1890s 1900s
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Truman, James, 1826-1914 International Dental Journal. University of Pennsylvania. School of Dental Medicine.
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Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Notes
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
circa 1880s-1937
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
This collection consists of advertisements by dentists and dental practices in France; images (both illustration and photographic) of dentists, patients, and apparatus; and writings by French dentists relating to the field of dentistry.
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French dental ephemera
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PUSp.Print Collection 54
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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circa 1880s-1937
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This collection consists of advertisements by dentists and dental practices in France; images (both illustration and photographic) of dentists, patients, and apparatus; and writings by French dentists relating to the field of dentistry.
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Advertisements Articles Photographs Technical illustrations Writings (documents)
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1939-1981
Creator:
Grossman, Louis Irwin
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
The father of modern endodontics, an authority on root canal therapy, and a long time professor at the University of Pennsylvania, Louis I. Grossman (1907-1988) was influential in the founding of both the Philadelphia Root Canal Study Club in 1939 and the American Association of Endodontists in 1943. The collection includes correspondence and material documenting the formation of both organizations.
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Louis I. Grossman papers relating to the Philadelphia Root Canal Study Club and the American Association of Endodontists
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Grossman, Louis Irwin
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1177
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1939-1981
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The father of modern endodontics, an authority on root canal therapy, and a long time professor at the University of Pennsylvania, Louis I. Grossman (1907-1988) was influential in the founding of both the Philadelphia Root Canal Study Club in 1939 and the American Association of Endodontists in 1943. The collection includes correspondence and material documenting the formation of both organizations.
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1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Grossman, Louis Irwin American Association of Endodontists. Philadelphia Root Canal Study Club. University of Pennsylvania. School of Dental Medicine.
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Constitutions Correspondence Membership lists Minutes (administrative records)
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1905-1915, undated
Creator:
Jenkins, Newell Sill, 1840-1919
Extent: 0.4 linear foot (1 box)
This collection contains some papers of the esteemed American dentist Newell Sill Jenkins (1840-1919) who practiced for most of his career in Dresden, Germany and popularized the use of porcelain tooth enamel. A small booklet with notes on Jenkins’ experiments with dental cement is included in the collection, along with a large album presented to him on his seventieth birthday by a cohort of American dentists. There are also a few miscellaneous photographs and pages of notes in this collection, as well as a menu from a dinner held in Jenkins’ honor.
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Newell Sill Jenkins papers
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Jenkins, Newell Sill, 1840-1919
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1202
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear foot (1 box)
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1905-1915, undated
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This collection contains some papers of the esteemed American dentist Newell Sill Jenkins (1840-1919) who practiced for most of his career in Dresden, Germany and popularized the use of porcelain tooth enamel. A small booklet with notes on Jenkins’ experiments with dental cement is included in the collection, along with a large album presented to him on his seventieth birthday by a cohort of American dentists. There are also a few miscellaneous photographs and pages of notes in this collection, as well as a menu from a dinner held in Jenkins’ honor.
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Jenkins, Newell Sill, 1840-1919 University of Pennsylvania. School of Dental Medicine.
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Notes Photograph albums Photographs
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1876-1897
Creator:
Pennsylvania. State Dental Examining Board.
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
The Pennsylvania State Dental Examining Board was created after the passage of an act to regulate the practice of dentistry in 1876. This act mandated that no one could practice dentistry without having received a diploma from a reputable institution in dentistry or having obtained a certificate from the board of examiners. This volume contains notes from the Pennsylvania State Dental Examining Board meetings. These meeting notes generally include ratings for qualifications of dentists for the board, treasurer’s reports, dentist ratings, board meeting summaries, locations and dates of board meetings, and lists of students who had presented themselves before and had been endorsed by the board.
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Pennsylvania State Dental Examining Board minute book
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Pennsylvania. State Dental Examining Board.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1732
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1876-1897
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The Pennsylvania State Dental Examining Board was created after the passage of an act to regulate the practice of dentistry in 1876. This act mandated that no one could practice dentistry without having received a diploma from a reputable institution in dentistry or having obtained a certificate from the board of examiners. This volume contains notes from the Pennsylvania State Dental Examining Board meetings. These meeting notes generally include ratings for qualifications of dentists for the board, treasurer’s reports, dentist ratings, board meeting summaries, locations and dates of board meetings, and lists of students who had presented themselves before and had been endorsed by the board.
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1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Pennsylvania. State Dental Examining Board.
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Minutes (Records)
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1885-1940
Creator:
Nones, Robert H., 1864-1936
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (2 boxes)
Robert H. Nones (1864-1936) was professor of prosthetic dentistry, dental metallurgy, crown and bridge work, and clinical dentistry at the Medico-Chirurgical College of Philadelphia and served as the dean of the Department of Dentistry at the college from 1898 to 1906. His papers include lecture notes, his thesis, and a scrapbook documenting the Stomatological Club of Philadelphia.
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Robert H. Nones papers
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Nones, Robert H., 1864-1936
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1156
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (2 boxes)
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1885-1940
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Robert H. Nones (1864-1936) was professor of prosthetic dentistry, dental metallurgy, crown and bridge work, and clinical dentistry at the Medico-Chirurgical College of Philadelphia and served as the dean of the Department of Dentistry at the college from 1898 to 1906. His papers include lecture notes, his thesis, and a scrapbook documenting the Stomatological Club of Philadelphia.
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1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s
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Nones, Robert H., 1864-1936 Medico-Chirurgical College of Philadelphia. Stomatological Club of Philadelphia.
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Lecture notes Photograph albums Photographs Theses
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circa 1900
Creator:
Trueman, William H., 1842-1927
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
This album contains about twenty reprographic copies of dental advertisements (published between 1767 and 1828) collected by William H. Trueman (1842-1927). Trueman, a graduate of University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, practiced dentistry in Philadelphia for over fifty years and was an authority on the subject of dental history. The images in this album primarily advertise the services of individual dentists, and together provide information about this profession in the late eighteenth century United States.
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William H. Trueman collection of dental advertisements
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Trueman, William H., 1842-1927
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1760
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
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circa 1900
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This album contains about twenty reprographic copies of dental advertisements (published between 1767 and 1828) collected by William H. Trueman (1842-1927). Trueman, a graduate of University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, practiced dentistry in Philadelphia for over fifty years and was an authority on the subject of dental history. The images in this album primarily advertise the services of individual dentists, and together provide information about this profession in the late eighteenth century United States.
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Trueman, William H., 1842-1927 International dental journal (New York, N.Y.).
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Advertisements Albums Reprographic copies
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