Baxt, Robert


Title
Baxt, Robert
Creator:
Baxt, Robert, 1947-, interviewee; Springer, Brandon, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
2011
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Description:

Dr. Bob Baxt practiced dentistry in Boulder for many years, beginning in 1978. He worked with Boulder Action for Soviet Jewry (BASJ) for several years in the late 1980s, organizing a program through which he and other dentists provided pro bono dentistry for newly arrived Soviet Jewish immigrants in Boulder. In this interview he describes that work for BASJ and discusses some of the differences between Soviet and American dentistry.
This interview is part of a series about Boulder Action for Soviet Jewry
Orthodox Judaism,
Jewish identity, health care and immigrants,
dental services for immigrants,
Navajo reservation,
pro bono dental work, Jewish Soviet immigrants, Boulder Action for Soviet Jewry BASJ,
Soviet and American dentistry compared
View DVD and time-indexed transcript at Carnegie Branch Library.

 

Subject:
Internet resources Oral histories. Baxt, Robert, 1947-. Cohen, William M., 1940- Immigrants Medical care Colorado Boulder. Immigrants Colorado Boulder. Medical care Russia (Federation) Boulder (Colo.) History Biography.
Language:
eng
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Local call number:
OH1726
Copyright:
Copyright restrictions applying to the use or reproduction of oral history interviews are available from the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History/Boulder Public Library.
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