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Name: Eastman Dental Dispensary

Category: Dental Clinic (Public health service)

Size: City Block, 2 stories

Condition: Relatively new, 3 years old.

Inhabitants: Dentists

Map Location: C3
Description (ca. 1921):
Dental clinic founded in 1917 using funds donated by George Eastman. The dispensary allowed for poor children to receive dental work for free and provided for the entire Rochester area. Dental trainees were also allowed to study and practice in the dispensary. In 1920 Eastman donated more money to support the growth of the University of Rochester's dental program.