Finding Aid

Frank Meter Papers

UPT 50 M589

Access to collections is granted in accordance with the Protocols for the University Archives and Records Center.

Summary Information

Prepared by
Timothy H. Horning
Preparation date
May 2015
Date
1905-1948, undated
Extent
0.75 Cubic feet

PROVENANCE

The Frank Meter papers were donated to the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine Library by Mrs. Mary M. Carter and transferred to the University Archives in 2005 (accession number 2005.149).

ARRANGEMENT

The Frank Meter papers are arranged alphabetically.

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Frank Meter was born on October 18, 1883. He was a 1910 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine where he was a member of Psi Omega Dental Society, the E. C. Kirk Dental Society, and the Empire State Club. He practiced for at least part of his life in Northville, New York. He died on April 12, 1969 in River City, Florida.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

The Frank Meter papers mostly contain material from the time Meter was a student at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine as a member of the Class of 1910. There is a small amount of material created after he graduated. The papers consist of notebooks, photographs of his Dental School classmates and other unidentified people, two copies of The Penn Dental Journal, a 1910 Dental School yearbook, and two pamphlets from the Psi Omega Dental Society annual banquets in 1909 and 1910.

Controlled Access Headings

Occupation(s)
University of Pennsylvania–Students.
Subject(s)
Dental schools–United States
University of Pennsylvania. School of Dental Medicine

Inventory

 

Papers 

Box

Folder

Annual Psi Omega Fraternity Banquet programs, 1 April 1909, 6 April 1910 

1

1

Chemistry Notebook, undated 

1

2

Commencement Program, 15 June 1910 

1

3

Dental Record (yearbook), 1910 

1

4

Miscellaneous, 1915-1916, 1926, 1948, undated 

1

5

Miscellaneous photographs, 1909, 1940, undated 

1

6

Notebook, undated 

1

7

Notebook of Expenses, 1907-1910 

1

8

Penn Dental Journal, Volume 13, Number 3, 1910 March 

1

9

Penn Dental Journal, Volume 14, Number 3, 1911 March 

1

10

Photographic portraits of Dental School students, 1909, 1911, undated 

1

11

Pocket Calendar, 1908 December-1909 December 

1

12

School of Dentistry Class Day Program and List of Graduates, 14 June 1910 

1

13

Sign: Dr. H. L. Johnson and Son “Painless Destistry!”, 1905 

1

14

Treasurer’s Notebook, undated 

1

15