Register of the Guy Stillman Millberry Papers, 1926-1952

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Register of the Guy Stillman Millberry Papers, 1926-1952

Collection number: MSS 83-8

UCSF Library & CKM



Archives and Special Collections

University of California, San Francisco

Contact Information:

  • UCSF Library & CKM
  • Archives and Special Collections
  • 530 Parnassus Ave.
  • San Francisco, CA 94143-0840
  • Phone: (415) 476-8112
  • Fax: (415) 476-4653
  • Email: http://www.library.ucsf.edu/collections/archives/contact
  • URL: http://www.library.ucsf.edu/collections/archives
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Revised:
March 1992
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 2000 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Guy Stillman Millberry Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1926-1952
Collection number: MSS 83-8
Creator: Millberry, Guy Stillman, 1872-1952
Extent: 1 carton
Repository: University of California, San Francisco. Library. Archives and Special Collections.
San Francisco, California 94143-0840
Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Guy Stillman Millberry Papers, MSS 83-8, Archives & Special Collections, UCSF Library & CKM

Biography

Dr. Millberry was born November 3, 1872 in Menominee, Michigan. He graduated from the College of Dentistry, University of California, in 1901. In 1903, he left his practice to become Laboratory Assistant in chemistry and metallurgy in the College. In 1910 he became Professor of chemistry and metallurgy, and in 1914, Dean of the College. He held these positions until 1939 when he was made Professor of Dental Health education; he retired in 1940.
Dr. Millberry was a member of the American Public Health Association, serving as President of the Western Branch in 1928-29. He was a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the California Academy of Sciences; a member of the American Dental Association, several honorary dental fraternities, and a member of the Dental Advisory Committee, Procurement and Assignment Service, War Manpower Commission.
He was the first to establish a course in dental hygiene and the author of many papers on dental education.

Scope and Content

The papers consist of correspondence, notebooks and journals, photographs and a memorial book of photographs presented on his retirement in 1939. See also D-dst/1:1, Carton 10. Received 6/83 from Kathryn Millberry Newell.

Material Cataloged Separately

Removed from original gift: photographs and certification of G.S. Millberry; 3 mounted glass pictures of UCSF campus (both to Archives); dental instruments (to History Artifacts collection)

Container List

Carton 1

Correspondence

 

Correspondence

 

Correspondence

 

Family correspondence

 

Sabbatical notes

 

Worry book

 

Medico-dental building

 

History of dentistry notes

 

"What have we done in this University since 1906?"

 

Journals/notebooks:

 

Red loose-leaf notebook, 19 cm.

 

Red autograph book (1947), 12 cm.

 

Red appointment book (194), 18 cm.

 

Tan address book, 25 cm.

 

Blue signature book, Testimonial dinner, September 24, 1939

 

Green composition book: Medical Center Campus. Visitors from Berkeley campus by invitation, 1938-39

 

Black two-ring binder: Notes on the history of the Dental College, 23 cm.

 

Blue photograph album presented at his retirement, 26 cm.

 

Five notebooks: travel notes and copies of letters written during sabbatical, 1926-27.

 

Hawaiian report

 

Minutes of the College of Dentistry Alumni Association officers meetings, 1923-37.

 

Plaque: recognition of service as president of College of Dentistry Alumni Association.

 

Reprints: 1) A study of the Dental Problem in Hawaii; 2) Dental Health Education and Dental Health Service in Hawaii.