Catalogue Number: 2394
Eyes right. Student's handbook on eyes, vision and their care
Association: Australian Optometrical Association
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1984
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Publisher/Manufacturer: Australian Optometrical Association
Description Of Item: Booklet, 145 x 210 mm, stiff card printed green with graphics and title, 40 pages, illustrated with black and white diagrams and photographs. Ex libris label for Robert Kaye optometrist. Yellow highlighting throughout.
Historical Significance: This is a public relations and student recruitment brochure produced by the Federal Office of the Australian Optometrical Association. It is a duplicate of a copy held at Cat No 946, See Cat No 923 for other examples. of PR and student recruitment material. It was written by Ian Bailey, although he is not identified as the author in the publication. It covers the structure of the eye, connecting the eye to the brain, the optical system of the eye, vision disorders, examination of the eye, correction of vision problems, the eye care professions, other eye care groups and care for your eyes. The photographic illustrations were taken in Australian (the Victorian) College of Optometry and depict Noel Brennan, Richard Lindsay, Alan Johnston, Mitchell Anjou and Ian Douglas. Second copy filed with other copy at Cat No 946.
How Acquired: Donated by Robert Kaye, Sydney optometrist
Date Acquired: Mar 2014
Condition: Good except inoffensive yellow highlighting of text
Location: Archive office. Pamphlet and ephemera filing cabinet. Drawer 2