AbstractThe Baltimore College of Dental Surgery Letters contains letters relating to the administrative business of the school. The letters are dated across the leadership dates of four deans: Ferdinand J.S. Gorgas (1865-1882), Richard B. Winder (1882-1894), M. Whillden Foster (1895-1913), and William G. Foster (1914-1923). Most letters contain inquiries about admittance to the school, tuition costs, textbooks, letters of reference, and other academic affairs. Other letters regard the deans’ editorship of academic dental journals and the business affairs of the school, including bills and receipts for dental supplies and utilities.
DescriptionLetters dated from 1866 to 1914 and undated.
Most letters dated 1866 and from 1872 to 1882.
Collection located in Historical Collections of the Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, Baltimore.
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KeywordDental School History
Dental Education History
First Dental School
Dental School Administration
Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
Baltimore College of Dental Surgery--Letters
Gorgas, Ferdinand J. S. (Ferdinand James Samuel), 1835-1914
Winder, R. Bayly (Richard Bayly), 1920-1988
Foster, M. Whillden
Dentistry--Study and teaching.
University of Maryland, Baltimore. School of Dentistry--History
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