Catalogue Number: 1026
Technique of eye disections
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: WOLL Frederic Albert
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1924
Edition: 2nd Edition
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: New York
Publisher/Manufacturer: Frederic A Woll
Description Of Item: Original green cloth cover, 131 pages, 64 black and white photographs in text. VOA library stamps and markings. Signature of Howard S Bell, a Melbourne optometrist prominent in Association affairs and optometic education 1920 to 1940.
Historical Significance: Frederic Woll PhD was sometime Assistant Professor in the Department of Hygiene of the College of the City of New York. He also had an association with the Southern California College of Optometry. He wrote 'Constructive hygiene' for the American Optometric Association 1926 and co-edited the proceedings of an International Congress on school hygiene 1914. He worked on syllabi for optometric education (First revision of optometrical syllabuses and standards, originally adopted at the first Conference to establish optometrical standards 1922) and co-authored a book retinoscopy (Dynamic skiametry; its theory and practice 1923 Cat # 514) and books on cell structure and this one on eye dissections. He also wrote 'Hygiene that optometrists ought know' 1921 Cat # 350.
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note