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Ben Zuber Swanson, Jr., DDS, MPhil (#47273947)
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Bio Photo Ben Swanson (or Ben Zuber Swanson, Jr.) is a life-long collector who has concentrated on vintage items related to his profession of dentistry for the past 45 years. He has amassed a collection of some 40,000 images and 3-dimensional artifacts. In addition to his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree he holds a masters degree (MPhil) in the history of dentistry from the prestigious Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine in London. He is a past president of the American Academy of the History of Dentistry and was the founding executive director of the National Museum of Dentistry, in Baltimore, Maryland.

Ben also had a career in the United States Air Force (USAF) as a dentist and retired as a full colonel.

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Bailey Page Sponsorship
Thanks for sponsoring this memorial. I added obit information to the memorial.
Added by JNM on May 21, 2017 7:02 PM
Willis Sawens
I am writing to thank you for your sponsorship of the Willis Sawens memorial. I am following the family as followers of the Universalist faith in Rochester and upstate New York.
Karen Dau, Archivist
NY State Convention of Universalists
Added by Lochsa on May 14, 2017 10:54 AM
Edward S Schmid
The only way memorials get merged is by sending the numbers to
Added by hgs205 on Apr 25, 2017 3:21 PM
R. Howard and H. Lathrop
Thank you for sponsoring these two memorials, Rily Howard, (#73514110) and Henry Lathrop, (#88748080). We appreciate it.
Again, thank you.
Added by nmbo on Apr 22, 2017 6:43 PM
Charles F Moore, # 155429685
Thank you for sponsoring the memorial!

Are you related?? Would you like a transfer??
Added by grandmacarol on Apr 22, 2017 4:40 PM
Edwin Feick
Thanks for sponsoring his page. Would you like me to transfer his page to you so that you can add additional information?

Added by on Apr 17, 2017 11:38 AM
John B Taylor
I just posted the obituary from the Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VA on this memorial page.

Diane Inman
Added by inmand15 on Mar 27, 2017 9:37 AM
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Herny Kehm.
You have sponsored this memorial. Would you like it transferred to you? Just let me know. Thanks,
Added by Winter Birds PA on Mar 19, 2017 7:14 PM
Phyllis (Porter) Zegers
Dr. Francis Perine
Thank you so much for sponsoring the memorial of Dr. Francis Perine. He was the cousin of my 2 x great grandfather, Richard "Derrick" Porter. Are you related to Francis?
Phyllis (Porter) Zegers
Added by Phyllis (Porter) Zegers on Mar 17, 2017 2:46 PM
F B Imlach
Photographs added following Edinburgh visit.
Regards GG
Added by GariochGraver on Mar 08, 2017 12:02 PM
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