Oscar T. Dean papers, 1914-1965  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Dean, Oscar T. (Oscar Thomas), 1878-1964
Oscar T. Dean papers
1914-1965 (inclusive)
1.5" linear
Collection Number
0632 (Accession No. 0632-001)
Papers of a dentist of Seattle, Washington and member of the Washington State Dental Society, and Seattle District Dental Society
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Oscar Dean was educated at the St. Louis Dental College, 1905; and at the University of Southern California, where he did research and post-graduate courses in dental surgery. He perfected the metal guard to prevent tongue pressure in surgical closure of cleft palates. Dean was the author of "Intra-Septal Alveolotomy Technic," 1918; "Submerged Teeth," 1949; and the booklet, "Surgical removal of Impacted Lower Third Molars," 1917. He was a member of the Washington State Dental Society, and Seattle District Dental Society, among others.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, speeches and writings, sketches, etc.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Dentists--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)
  • Personal Names :
  • Dean, Oscar T. (Oscar Thomas), 1878-1964--Archives
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • Washington State Dental Association (creator)