Catalogue Number: 389
Design Principles for the maintenance and future development of the premises and buildings of the Victorian College of Optometry
Sub-Category: Council papers, reports
Institution: Victorian College of Optometry
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1998
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Publisher/Manufacturer: Victorian College of Optometry
Description Of Item: Landscape A4 size booklet printed on a colour printer, 10 pages plus unnumbered appendices that included 6 plans, a schedule of rooms and their allocation at June 1998 and the 1985 master plan Photographs at June 1998, plan of existing conditions 1985 are listed in the contents page but are not included.
Historical Significance: The document includes a detailed history of the development of the premises of the Victorian College of Optometry in the period 1960 to 1999 with photographs and plans. It was prepared by Professor Barry Cole as an historical record and and a guide to how the appearance of the premises should be preserved and the principles underlying the design that should be respected in future developments.
How Acquired: Record of VCO
Date Acquired: 1998
Location: Archive office. Pamphlet and ephemera filing cabinet. Drawer 1