George Franklin Grant

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Title

George Franklin Grant

Subject

Harvard Medical School
Harvard Dental School
Photographs
Freeman, Robert Tanner

Description

Dr. George Franklin Grant (1847-1910) of Oswego, New York, received a degree from the Harvard Dental School in 1870 and then joined the faculty as an authority on mechanical dentistry. He was the first African-American faculty member at the university and remembered today for his invention and patenting of the golf tee.

Abstract

Albumen print of George Franklin Grant, the first African-American faculty member

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

1870

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Harvard Dental School Class Pictures (DD1870.B10)

Format

image

Extent

1 albumen print

Type

still image

Provenance

Gift of Dr. Charles Wilson to the Harvard Dental School, 1894

Files

0003379_ref.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “George Franklin Grant,” OnView, accessed February 29, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6610.

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