Dr (later Professor) H Barry Collin AM with refractor

Catalogue Number: 418
Dr (later Professor) H Barry Collin AM with refractor
Category: Photographs
Sub-Category: Photograph People and events
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1970s
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Description Of Item: Black and white photograph 130 mm W x 80 mm D of H Barry Collin
Historical Significance: Barry Collin graduated LOSc from the College in 1953 and did a BSc degree with a major in pathology. He practised with his father for 7 or so years before accepting the second lectureship in the Victorian College of Optometry in 1963. He was promoted to Reader before accepting the chair in optometry at the University of NSW in 1981. He was a very important figure in the development of research in the College in the 1960s and 1970s. His profile is published Clin Exp Optom 2001; 84: 39-42 and also on this web site under the tab 'People who made history'.
How Acquired: Record of VCO
Condition: Good. a little dark
Location: Archive office. South wall. Cube 5 Album 1

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