Catalogue Number: 1224
Vision Asia Pacific 1992 to 1997
Category: Periodical, magazine
Editor: SMITH Damien P, BOKOR John
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1992 - 1997
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Publisher/Manufacturer: International Federation of Asian and Pacific Association of Optometrists
Description Of Item: Single volume. wine red cloth covers with gold lettering on the spine, containing a nearly complete run of the magazine bound in wine cloth covers. Inscription on front fly leaf: 'Presented by Damien Smith (Managing Editor) to John Bokor (Editor) on his retirement.'
Historical Significance: This periodical was published in Melbourne under the direction of Damien Smith who was joint founder and the Secretary-General of the International Federation of Asian and Pacific Associations of Optometry (IFAPAO), later known as the Asia Pacific Council of Optometry (APCO). He was Secretary-General for 17 years.
How Acquired: Donated by Jan Bokor, widow of John Bokor
Date Acquired: March 2009
Location: Archive room. East wall. Journals