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Catalog Number 0863.0001
Object Name Postcard, Picture
Date 1988
Description The black and white photo on the front of the postcard depicts a dental school with several rows of women, likely hygiene students, wearing white caps and dresses. The women are standing up at long tables working on typodonts on head models which are propped up above open text books. The woman in the foreground is seated in front of a model, dipping a syringe into a white cup. The back of the card is divided in half by "Pomegranate Publications, P.O. Box 808022, Petaluma, CA 94975" printed vertically. The left side is marked "Dental school c. 1930s/ Photography by Underwood and Underwood" at the top and "5004/ [Copyright symbol] 1988 Underwood Photo Archives, Ltc./ San Fransisco" on the bottom.