The bicentennial: Misty eyed reunion and bush dance begins

Catalogue Number: 3401
The bicentennial: Misty eyed reunion and bush dance begins
Category: Memorabilia and ephemera
Sub-Category: Newspaper, newspaper clipping
Association: Australian Optometric Association
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1988
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Publisher/Manufacturer: Australian Optometric Association
Description Of Item: Page 13 of Australian Optometry May 1888 reporting on the National Conference of the Australian Optometric Association held in Manly in 1988 (the bicentennial year of Australia) to which distinguished Australian research optometrists resident overseas were invited to present lectures.
Historical Significance: The distinguished Australian optometric researchers working overseas were. Leo Carney (Graduated University of Melbourne, working in the School of Optometry at Ohio University), Robert Hess (School of Optometry QUT, McGill University Canada), Ian Bailey (University of Melbourne, University of California, Berkeley), Donald Mitchell (University of Melbourne, Dalhousie University, Canada) and Steve Zantos (University of NSW,) and Anthony Adams (University of Melbourne, University of California, Berkeley)
How Acquired: Donated by Ian Bailey, Honorary Life Member of the College
Date Acquired: Oct 2016
Condition: Good apart from ceases
Location: Archive office. Pamphlet and ephemera filing cabinet. Drawer 7

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