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Berlin (Joseph) collection of California dentist and dental office photographs
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  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: Joseph Berlin collection of California dentist and dental office photographs
    Creator: Berlin, Joseph
    Source: Davis, Carin
    Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0405
    Physical Description: 1 unknown (2 mounted photographs)
    Date (inclusive): 1900-1902
    Language of Material: Materials are in English.

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    Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 5676693 

    Scope and Contents

    Two black and white photographs, mounted on black card stock, which were displayed in Dr. Joseph Berlin's dental practice office in Chicago. Photograph 1: Dr. Helen Rulison Shipley, one of the few women practicing dentistry in the United States at the time, in her San Francisco office in 1900; she later practiced in Reno, Goldfield, and Tonopah, Nevada. -- Photograph 2: First dental office of Leland D. Jones, D.D.S. (1902 graduate of the University of California Dental College), in the Express Building, 6th and F streets, San Diego, California, 1902; scene shows a dentist anesthetizing a seated patient with gas, while a man and 5 girls look on.

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    Davis, Carin