Eastman Dental in Brussels

Institute Dentaire George Eastman, July, 1935

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Queen Elisabeth of Belgium greeting children during the foundation ceremony.

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Queen Elisabeth. Third and fourth from left are Dr. and Mrs. Harvey Burkhart.

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Queen Elisabeth, honorary President of the clinic committee, signing contract between Eastman and authorities of Brussels.

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Dr. Harvey Burkhart addressing Queen Elisabeth and King Leopold II of Belgium.

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King Leopold III, Queen Astrid, President Goosens-Bara and Dr. Harvey Burkart at the dedication of the Eastman Dental Clinic in Brussels.

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Mrs. David Henan Morris, wife of American ambassador to Belgium, Mrs. H. Burkhart, Dr. H.J. Burkhart, Queen Astrid, King Leopold III, President Goosens-Bara Commission d'Assistnace Publique.

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Dr. Harvey Burkhart, Queen Astrid, King Leopold III

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Queen Astrid and King Leopold III. This was to be the Queen's last public appearance as she died shortly after in a car accident.

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Queen Astrid and King Leopold III arriving at dedication ceremony.

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Queen Astrid and King Leopold III with Dr. Harvey Burkhart.

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Construction of Eastman Dental Brussels

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Children entering Eastman Dental Brussels

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Exterior, Eastman Dental Brussels

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Note busts of George Eastman and Dr. Harvey Burkhart.

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Clinic

Of Note:

  • Foundation Stone Ceremony: October, 1933
  • Dedication Ceremony: July 31, 1935
  • First Director: Dr. Ferdinand Watry
  • Architect: Michel Polak
  • Dr. Burkhart was conferred the order of Leopold II by King Leopold at the dedication ceremony

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