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Series 1078 - Dental School Records

Date Range1919 - 1986
Quantity24 cm, 14 folders
ProvenanceFaculty of Dentistry
Description

The series consists of a variety of items from the Dental School, documenting diverse aspects of its history. They relate to the Dental Students' Society, research and commercial enterprises of faculty members, school administration and graduates. There is also a 1981 report on the Dental Undergraduate Teaching and Postgraduate Training Costs incurred by the Royal Adelaide Hospital Dental department, a file on building security and records of the Department Development/Planning Committee.

ArrangedChronological
AccessPartially closed
Related Series
Related

723  Faculty of Dentistry Committee Minutes 1981 - 1994

725  Faculty of Dentistry Departmental Committee Minutes 1984 - 1995

724  Faculty of Dentistry Higher Degree Committee Minutes 1980 - 1996

726  Faculty of Dentistry Management Committee Minutes 1988 - 1994

Inventory Listing

Dental Students' Society

This item consists of photocopies of minutes of the Dental Students' Society of the University of Adelaide, from its inception in March 1919 until February 1925.

Date Range 1919 - 1925    Quantity 1.5 cm, 1 bundle
Inventory Identifier 107800001 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Eighth Australian Dental Congress [Programme]

This congress was held from the 21st to the 26th of August, 1933, at the School of Mines. The file includes a programme of events, and a photograph of seated participants.

Date Range 1933    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 programme
Inventory Identifier 107800002 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Fluorosis - Climate and Endemic

This item consists primarily of information about the fluoridation of water supplies, published by the American Dental Association. A memo to Dr T Draper Campbell, evidently in his capacity as a member of the Dental Research Advisory Committee of the National Health and Medical Research Council, refers to an article entitled "Climate and Endemic Dental Fluorosis".

Date Range 1950 - 1953    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800003 Box Number 1 Series 1078
The Lawrence Matrix

This item consists of an article on "The Lawrence matrix", from the Australian Dental Journal, describing an implement designed by G O Lawrence, a longtime staff member of the Dental School. The file also contains ensuing correspondence about supply of the instrument to interested parties.

Date Range 1965 - 1966    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800004 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Dental Faculty Staff Correspondence

This folder contains items of correspondence relating to the Dental Board of SA, a failed exam, research in paediatric dentistry, and staff research activities. Much of the correspondence comes from Dr Owen Makinson.

Date Range 1956 - 1981    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800005 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Dental Publications

This folder contains various essays, seminar proposals, papers and bibliographies produced by staff and students of the Dental School.

Date Range 1955? - 1986    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800006 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Fossil Reproductions

This item contains correspondence and notes relating to plaster reproductions of fossil apes, plus a catalogue of fossil reproductions from the University Museum of Philadelphia.

Date Range 1956 - 1957    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800007 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Dental School Accommodation

This item contains papers related to accommodation of the Dental School and alterations to the Dental Hospital building. It also contains a Schedule of Equipment and Furnishings for the Dental Department Centre Wing.

Date Range 1961 - c. 1980    Quantity 10 cm, 1 bundle
Inventory Identifier 107800008 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Royal Adelaide Hospital Dental Department Official Opening

This item consists of a pamphlet released for the official opening of the RAH Dental Department and University of Adelaide School of Dental Science.
This item contains references to: Dentistry

Date Range 1969    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800009 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Dental Graduates 1921-1986

This item consists of a listing of dental graduates of the University of Adelaide. The list is presented in different forms - by year of graduation and alphabetically by surname. Separately listed are members of the Adelaide University Senate associated with the Faculty of Dentistry but not dental undergraduates of the University of Adelaide. The file also includes a geneology of the Australian Dental Association (SA Branch), Inc.

Date Range 1921 - 1986    Quantity 3 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800010 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Dental School Development

This item consists of papers relating to the development of the Dental School. Newspaper cuttings from 1964 detail the publicity surrounding the dentist shortage and Premier Tom Playford's comments on the high failure rate of students in the dental school. Subsequent papers relate primarily to the development of the dental course and curriculum, but also to the eventual establishment of four separate departments of Dentistry. Papers include triennial submissions, Education Committee Standing Sub-Committee reports, memoranda and other documents.

The file also includes a menu from the 1967 Faculty of Dentistry Dinner.

Date Range 1963 - 1967    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800011 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Hospital Appointment of Mr N H Cheung

This file refers to the appointment of Dr Ning Hoi Cheung to a Temporary Half-Time Lectureship in the Department of Restorative Dentistry.

Date Range 1982    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 107800012 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Hindmarsh Square Clinic

This folder contains a photograph entitled "Hindmarsh Square Clinic 1974".

Date Range 1974    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800013 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Pharmaceutical Journal Formulary [1904, photocopy] and Tooth Preparations

This file contains a photocopy of the Pharmaceutical Journal Formulary for 1904, plus photocopies of handwritten dental preparations for a Tooth Remedy, a Tooth Paste and a Tooth Stopping.

Date Range 1904    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800014 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Honorary Membership of the British Paedodontic Society: Certificate

The membership was conferred upon Professor A.M. Horsnell, in recognition of "outstanding services to child dental health".
This item contains references to: Dentistry

Date Range 1964, May    Quantity 1 cm, 1 framed certificate
Inventory Identifier 107800015 Box Number 3 Series 1078
Bachelor of Dental Surgery Degrees

The degrees were conferred upon Max Ernest Hannaford Schafer (12 December 1923) and Linda Lovibond Thomson (15 December 1926).
This item contains references to: Dentistry

Date Range 1923 - 1926    Quantity 0.5 cm, 2 testamurs
Inventory Identifier 107800016 Box Number 3 Series 1078
Dental Surgery Certificate Book of Wesley Marshman BDS (1924)
Date Range 1921 - 1924    Quantity 1 cm, 1 booklet
Inventory Identifier 107800017 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Progress Report of the First Meeting of the Dental College

The report is signed by W G Coombs, Chairman, Adelaide Hosptial Board.
There is also a letter from the Hon Secretary, Odontological Society of SA and Dental Graduates Society of SA to W G Coombs, Chairman of the Adelaide Hospital Board detailing the items for discussion at the meeting.

Date Range 1917    Quantity 0.1 cm, 3 pages
Inventory Identifier 107800018 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Report on Dental Undergraduate Teaching and Postgraduate Training Costs Incurred by Royal Adelaide Hospital Dental Department
Date Range 1981    Quantity 1 report
Inventory Identifier 107800019 Box Number 2 Series 1078
New Building - Thefts of Equipment and Money - Building Security
Date Range 1969 - 1977    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800020 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Dental Department Development / Planning Committee
Date Range 1975 - 1977    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800021 Box Number 2 Series 1078
Comparative Dental Anatomy Notebook

Notes taken by dental student H.T.I. Edwards of Professor Frederick Wood Jones' Comparative Dental Anatomy lectures, 1920.

Date Range 1920    Quantity 1 cm, 1 notebook
Inventory Identifier 107800022 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Role of the Department of Oral Biology

The records consist of reports and extracts from Faculty Minutes relating to the role and future of the Department of Oral Biology within the Faculty of Dentistry.

Date Range 1977    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 107800023 Box Number 1 Series 1078
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
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