Catalogue Number: 3615
Gramophone record - How to Care for Your Hydrophilics
Category: Memorabilia and ephemera
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: C 1980
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Mississauga, Ontario
Description Of Item: Black folder 190 mm x 190 mm with the words 'How to Care for Your Hydrophilics' in white in English and French on the cover with an aperture 56 mm x 56 mm showing part of the illustration on the sleve inside which contains a 7 inch 33 rpm disc with dialogue describing the care of hydrophilic contact lenses using the Barnes-Hind PS hydrogen peroxide system. On one side ofthe reord English is spoken, on the other French.
Historical Significance: This is an early example of a contact lens solution manufacturer providing instructions for the use of its product. A summary of the contents of te recording have been included on a separate printed sheet. Other forms such as videos and DVDs were used for this later.
How Acquired: Donated by Colin Bates
Date Acquired: 9/7/2018
Condition: Good, slight tear in aperture in cover.
Location: Archive office. Pamphlet and ephemera filing cabinet. Drawer 8