Catalogue Number: 2643
Dr John Nathan, President of the College 1970 - 1978
Sub-Category: Photograph People and events
Photographer: Photographer of the University of Melbourne
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1994
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Publisher/Manufacturer: University of Melbourne
Description Of Item: Digital colour image (1332 z 1906 1. Mb) of Dr John Nathan on the occasion of conferring on him an honorary Doctor of Science degree of the University of Melbourne in 1994.
Historical Significance: John Nathan was the first LOSc diplomate of the College in 1944. He was Clinic Director 1947 - 1949, Director of Studies 1950 to 1964 and the third President of the College from 1970 to 1978. He taught as a highly respected part time teacher for over 30 years and one of the team of three who started research in the Victorian College of Optometry in 1961. He was awarded an honorary DSc degree by the University of Melbourne in 1994.
How Acquired: Donated by John Nathan
Date Acquired: August 2015
Location: Archive computer iPhoto