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Medical ➔ Mirror, Dental

Circular mirror on angled handle, used by a dentist for the inspection of teeth. These tools are considered pieces of realia, associated with Archival Collection #117, 'Study of Water Fluoridation and Dental Health'.;This tool was owned by Dr. H. Dean Trendley D.D.S. and used during Grand Rapids' participation in the milestone national study which proved the benefits to dental health of adding fluoride to a community's drinking water supply.;This tool was originally owned and used by Dr. H. Trendley Dean D.D.S., one of the principle researchers in the Grand Rapids Study on the effects of fluoride added to the drinking water supply on dental health. It was given to the National Institue of Dental and Craniofacial Research for the exhibition, 'The Fluoride Story'.;The documents and artifacts in this collection were amassed by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research for the exhibition 'The Fluoride Story'.
1945 – 1960
Steel, Glass
6" h 1" w 1" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Gift Of National Institutes Of Health National Institute Of Dental And Craniofacial Research

National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institute of Health