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School of Dental Medicine

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1899

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine was established in 1868 as Boston Dental College. It was incorporated into Tufts College in 1899. The school is located on the Tufts Boston Campus.
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine was established in 1868 as Boston Dental College. It was incorporated into Tufts College in 1899. Although founded as a school to educate students from New England, today Tufts is renowned throughout the United States and the world as a center for academic and clinical excellence. Tufts boasts over 6,900 alumni composed of individuals from all fifty states and thirty-nine countries. The majority of the alumni outside of the USA have completed an Advanced Education Certificate program. Students receive a comprehensive education emphasizing the importance of didactic coursework, clinical experience, and practice management that prepares them to enter the work force as confident, proficient clinicians.

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

A Clinic in the Dental School

 Item — Box: 22
Call Number: MS036.008.022.00762
Scope and Contents: mounted on 8 x 10 in: M. S. Munro, Miscellaneous pictures through the years, Vol. 1, p.10
Dates: 1913 -- 1930

Closed circuit t.v. in Tufts Dental School, 1965

 Item — Box: Shared 61
Call Number: UA136.002.DO.01491
Scope and Contents: 8x8
Dates: 1965

Dental School clinic, 1950

 Item — Box: Shared 103
Call Number: UA136.002.DO.01066
Scope and Contents: 8x10
Dates: 1950

Dr. Frederick M. Hemenway, Professor at Tufts Dental School, 1910

 Item — Box: Shared 55
Call Number: UA136.002.DO.02897
Scope and Contents: 9x11
Dates: 1910

Examination of patient at Dental School, 1974

 Item — Box: Shared 99
Call Number: UA136.002.DO.00898
Scope and Contents: 8x10
Dates: 1974

Instructing dental technicians in the Department of Social Dentistry, 1960

 Item — Box: Shared 107
Call Number: UA136.002.DO.01200
Scope and Contents: 5x9
Dates: 1960

Instruction at Tufts Dental School, 1960

 Item — Box: Shared 99
Call Number: UA136.002.DO.00897
Scope and Contents: 8x10
Dates: 1960

The New Infirmary at Tufts Dental School, 1939

 Item — Box: Shared 96
Call Number: MS036.011.DO.00894
Scope and Contents: Date is approximate
Dates: 1939

The X-Ray Room at the Dental School "Where shadows of your troubles are made"

 Item — Box: 22
Call Number: MS036.008.022.00763
Scope and Contents: mounted on 8 x 10 in: M. S. Munro, Miscellaneous pictures through the years, Vol. 1, p. 11
Dates: 1913 -- 1930

Working with modern drill at dental school, 1933-11-16

 Item — Box: Shared 96
Call Number: MS036.011.DO.00901
Scope and Contents: This series contains loose prints collected from various sources and attributed to Melville Munro. Loose prints are physically stored separately from the collection in accession order. See barcode in item record for location of originals.
Dates: 1933-11-16