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Mulberry Health Center Album -- Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor School Dental Program

Mulberry Health Center Album -- Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor  School Dental Program
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#4321 From: Mulberry Health Center Album Unknown Photographer In "A.I.C.P. 1920"; 77th Annual Report, 1919-1920, page 13 bottom. Caption: DENTAL CLINIC. Briefly here is the school dental program of the A.I.C.P. clinic: (1) Prophylactic cleaning of all children in the first five grades; (2) Prophylactic and repairative fillings in first molars; (3) Extraction of unsavable and abscessed teeth; (4) Fillings in temporary teeth. This practice is in harmony with the most scientific custom of the specialists. We also emphasize the importance of cleaning the teeth at home.
Item Information
Title
Mulberry Health Center Album -- Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor School Dental Program
Date
1920
Item Number
485
Photograph Number
4321
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor
Borough
Manhattan
Annotation on Back
From: Mulberry Health Center Album
Places
New York (N.Y.)
Topics
Women; Interiors; Dental public health; Dental instruments and apparatus; Dental hygienists; Dental clinics; Children--Health and hygiene; Children; Boys
Box and Folder Number
299: 7
CSS Description
#4321 From: Mulberry Health Center Album Unknown Photographer In "A.I.C.P. 1920"; 77th Annual Report, 1919-1920, page 13 bottom. Caption: DENTAL CLINIC. Briefly here is the school dental program of the A.I.C.P. clinic: (1) Prophylactic cleaning of all children in the first five grades; (2) Prophylactic and repairative fillings in first molars; (3) Extraction of unsavable and abscessed teeth; (4) Fillings in temporary teeth. This practice is in harmony with the most scientific custom of the specialists. We also emphasize the importance of cleaning the teeth at home.