Fonds MS-13-44 - William Weatherspoon Woodbury fonds

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William Weatherspoon Woodbury fonds

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  • 1901-1905 (Creation)

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24 pages of textual records

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Biographical history

William Woodbury was a professor of orthodontics at Dalhousie University from 1911-1952 and Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry from 1935-1947. He was born in 1882 and graduated with his BSc from Dalhousie University in 1905 before studying at the Philadelphia Dental College. He received an honorary LLD from Dalhousie in 1953, when he was also appointed professor emeritus. He died on 13 October 1967.

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Records were donated by Margaret Woodbury in 1969 and by Colleen Khattar-Ernest in 1980. Both donations were accessioned in 1984.

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Fonds consists of certificates awarded by the Provincial Medical Board of Nova Scotia and Dalhousie College and University. There are also several student tickets from various Halifax institutions.

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  • English

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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], William Weatherspoon Woodbury fonds, MS-13-44, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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