Houston District Dental Society records

Identity elements

Reference code

IC 059

Level of description

Collection

Title

Houston District Dental Society records

Date(s)

  • 1961-1968 (Creation)

Extent

0.25 cubic feet (1 box)

Name of creator

(1904)

Administrative history

The Greater Houston Dental Society, formerly the Houston District Dental Society, was founded in 1904 and serves as the Houston-area chapter of the Texas Dental Association and the American Dental Association. It seeks to provide public and professional health education.

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Scope and content

The Houston District Dental Society records contains pictorial rosters.

Subjects: dentists, advertisements, marketing, dental instrumentation suppliers

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions to access.

Physical access

Materials are in good condition.

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Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

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None.

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Custodial history

Deed-3

Immediate source of acquisition

Correspondence in control folder suggests that this material was donated by the Dental Society, 1982.

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No accruals are expected for this collection.

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Specialized notes

  • Citation: Houston District Society records; IC 059; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

Alternative identifier(s)

TARO

00064

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