Catalogue Number: 350
Hygiene the optometrist ought to know
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: Frederic Albert WOLL
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1921
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: New York
Publisher/Manufacturer: Self published
Description Of Item: Original cloth, 208 pages, 18 illustrations. Inscribed by the author to Cyril Kett in 1941.
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 on retinoscopy (Dynamic skiametry; its theory and practice 1923, and books on cell structure and one on eye dissections.
Condition: Very good
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books of historical note