Samuel Dreizen, DDS, MD papers

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Reference code

MS 059

Level of description

Collection

Title

Samuel Dreizen, DDS, MD papers

Date(s)

  • 1946-1992 (Creation)

Extent

34.25 cubic feet (60 boxes)

Name of creator

(1918-1994)

Biographical history

Samuel Dreizen was born September 12, 1918 in New York, New York, and died April 26, 1994, in Houston, and is buried at Beth Yeshurun Cemetery in Houston. He taught at the University of Texas Dental Branch.

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Scope and content

The Samuel Dreizen, DDS, MD papers contains 35mm slides, glass slides, reprints, medical and dental school course notes, lecture notes, faculty workshop records, and models that document Dr. Dreizen's education, work, and colleagues in the field of dentistry. Collection includes records from University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and UT Dental Branch. Photographs relate to research and clinical studies conducted at the Spies Clinic, Hillman Hospital in Birmingham AL, at Northwestern University Medical School Department of Nutrition and Metabolism, and at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston MD Anderson Cancer Center. Collection consists of 60 boxes totaling 34 cubic feet. Materials are in good condition.

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Conditions governing access

Open for research.

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

Immediate source of acquisition

Donated by Dreizen family. Deed of gift signed in June 2001.

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No accruals are expected for this collection.

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  • Citation: Samuel Dreizen, DDS, MD papers; MS 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.

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00189

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