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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-03-04
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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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)
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2016-04-29
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]
Date added: 2016-04-29
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