Catalogue Number: 3584
Attendees of the Eighteenth Conference of the Australian Optometrical Association, Brisbane 1951
Photographer: Thiel Studios
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Brisbane, Queensland
Publisher/Manufacturer: Australian Optometrical Association
Description Of Item: Mounted black and white photograph. Mount 380 mm x 320 mm. Image 240 mm x 190 mm.The item has been removed from its frame before acquisition. There is an earlier mount underneath which has the same wording as the front mount. The wording on the front of the outer mount is EIGHTEENTH CONFERENCE, BRISBANE, 1951 Pasted on the rear is a note that says: Adelaide 1946 !5th Conference BACK ROW - STANDING (L. to R.): F.E. Todd, W. Angus, L.M. Robinson, L.J. Williams, K.A. Boyd, G.N. Shultz, G. Westheimer, A. Black, F.S. Slade, G.G. Kerr, L.W. Luckins, J.S. Cochrane, D. Row, W. Carlton_Smith. BACK ROW - SEATED: R.J.B. Jack, E.W. Crosier, J.G. Wilson, W.I. Wenborn, H.W. Kilgour, J.L. Crombie, H.R. Brier, T.M. Foggit, Professor D.A. Herbet, V.C. Simon, H.W. Willmott. FRONT ROW - SEATED: H.R. Edwards, L.G. Worfold, E.S. Padman, A.d. Edmiston, J.J. Wilson, Jnr., V.N. Verney. The photographers details are on the rear.
Historical Significance: Conference of the Australian Optometrical Association regularly brought representatives of the affiliated State bodies together to formulate high-level policy for the federation. The Eighteenth Conference was held in Brisbane in 1951.
How Acquired: Donated by Optomtrey Australia
Date Acquired: 30/052018
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 2 Drawer 4