Catalogue Number: 149
Album of press clippings
Sub-Category: Newspaper, newspaper clipping
Institution: Victorian College of Optometry
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1966 to 1977
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Description Of Item: Photo album, foolscap size, red-brown gilt embossed cover, containing press clippings from October 22 1966 to July 1977.
Historical Significance: The press clipppings cover vision and driving, colour blindness, careers exhibitions, signal lights, the Victorian College of Optometry AGM speaker, contact lenses, eye safety, low vision, honours, VCO congresses, childrens's vision, school eye sight tests, research grants, sunglasses and the National Vision Research Institute. People featured include Barry Collin, Anne Turnbull, Cliff Egar, Ian Bailey, Helen Vogel, Bob Morris, Barry Cole, RI Downing, Joe Lederer, Dawn Odgers, Damien Smith, Merrill Allen, Eric Wigglesworth, Arthur Ley, Jon Nathan, David Cockburn, Dick Hamer, Robert Hess, Helen Robbins and John Pettit.
How Acquired: Record of VCO
Location: Archive office. East wall shelves unit 3