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Catalogue Number: 1386
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Category: Book
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: NATHAN John
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1980
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Carlton Victoria Australia
Publisher/Manufacturer: Pitman Publishing Pty Ltd
Description Of Item: Illustrated colour printed card cover, 53 pages, several black and white photographs and figures. Inscribed inside front cover 'To Barry and Kay with thanks for your editorial advice' signed John N
Historical Significance: John Nathan was the first LOSc diplomate of the College in 1944. He was Clinic Director 1947 - 1949, Director of Studies 1950 to 1964 and the third President of the College from 1970 to1978. He taught as a highly respected part time teacher for over 30 years and one of the team of three who started research in the Victorian College of Optometry in 1961. He was awarded an honorary DSc degree by the University of Melbourne in 1994. The booklet is one of the Amcal Health Information Series
How Acquired: Donated by Barry L Cole
Date Acquired: Dec 2009
Condition: Good
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books by Australian authors

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