Dental instruction at Casco Street School, Portland, ca. 1922

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Dental instruction at Casco Street School, Portland, ca. 1922

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School children at Casco Street School learn about dental hygiene through a class room exercise. During the period, there was a focus on oral hygiene for school age children. The Cumberland County Public Health Association conducted dental visits to outlying areas, and held a children's nutrition camp in 1925.

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About This Item

  • Title: Dental instruction at Casco Street School, Portland, ca. 1922
  • Creation Date: circa 1922
  • Subject Date: circa 1922
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.5845
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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