Catalogue Number: 1064
Optometrical courses of study
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Association: American Optometric Association
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1919-1920
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Hartford, Connecticut
Publisher/Manufacturer: American Optometric Association
Description Of Item: Fifteen study courses for optometry students in 13 booklets with printer paper covers stapled.
Historical Significance: This series illustrates the endeavours by the optometry association in the USA to advance the education of optometrists. The series does not presume a high standard of education on entry into the course since some booklets are devoted to arithmetic, algebra and trigonometry.
How Acquired: Donated by J R Hodge, Adelaide optometrist
Date Acquired: 2001
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note