Finding Aid for the Joseph Berlin Collection of California Dentist and Dental Office Photographs Biomed.0405

Finding aid prepared by Courtney Dean, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 November 13.
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575

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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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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Davis, Carin