ADA Presidents Album
Doctor McKellops, of St. Louis, was elected eighteenth president of the Association at the 1878 meeting at Niagara Falls. He had served as first vice president in 1875-1876. Doctor McKellops was an expert in the use of gold and platinum foil and lectured and demonstrated his skill throughout the United States and in Europe. He was the first president of the Missouri State Dental Association. Doctor McKellops was born in New York in 1823 and died in 1901.
American Dental Association, "ADA President 1878-1879: Henry James Byron McKellops" (1977). ADA Presidents. 69.