Catalogue Number: 187
Mrs C Joyce Schultz, Major benefactor of the NVRI
Sub-Category: Photograph People and events
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c 1990
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Description Of Item: Framed black and white photograph, glazed, silver frame 51 cm W x 69 cm H with the inscription 'Mrs C Joyce Schultz Major benefactor of the NVRI'. There is also a set of 10 photographers proofs of this photo and similar ones held in ALBUM 1 Archiver office south wall cube 5.
Historical Significance: Joyce Schultz (1911-1999) and her husband Dr Donald H Schultz (1911-1987), a South Australian optometrist, donated generously to the National Vision Research Institute of Australia over a period of years, founding the Schultz, Laubman, Schultz endowment for the support of the NVRI in perpetuity. See Dr Schultz's portrait Cat No 14. See obituary for Joyce Schultz in Clin Exp Optom 1999.
How Acquired: Donated by Lions International
Condition: Very good
Location: Entrance to NVRI