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Elie M. Watts III, DDS papers
4.5 cubic feet (5 boxes)
Name of creator
Elie Moores Watts III, born January 6, 1940, in Bowie, Texas died October 17, 2012, in Texarkana. He went to East Texas State University (now Texas A&M University - Commerce) in Commerce. He lived in New Boston, Texas, and is buried there at Read Hill Cemetery.
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Scope and content
The Elie M. Watts III, DDS papers contains books, realia, and ephemera related to the career of Dr. Watts in general dentistry.
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Conditions governing access
No access restrictions. Open for research.
Materials are in good condition.
Conditions governing reproduction
Some restrictions may apply.
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Immediate source of acquisition
Donated to archive by David Fray, DDS, former colleague at UT Dental School. Material given to him by Dr. Watts' family.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
No accruals are expected for this collection.
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Related archival materials
- Citation: Elie M. Watts III, DDS papers; MS 209; 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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Minimal processing by Philip Montgomery, 2019.