Catalogue Number: 3577
Attendees of the Seventh Conference of the Australian Optometrical Association, Sydney 1925
Sub-Category: Photograph People and events
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Sydney
Publisher/Manufacturer: Australian Optometrical Association
Description Of Item: Mounted black and white photograph. Mount 380 mm x 320 mm. Image 290 mm x 185 mm. The item had been removed from its frame prior to acqisition. The wording on the mount is SEVENTH CONFERENCE, SYDNEY, 1925 BACK ROW - (L. to R.): C.A. Kidson (N.S.W.), A. Butterfield (Tas.), A. Whittenbury (S.A.), A.T. Wyett (N.S.W.), J.W. Ohlmeyer (S.A.), W.I. Wenborn (N.S.W.), J.J. Hammond (N.S.W.). FRONT ROW: H.S. Bell (Vic.), Col. J. Fry (Q'ld.), I.H. Qurban (S.A.), W.G. Kett, Pres. (N.S.W.), W. Ogilvy (N.S.W.), R.S. Padman (Tas.), J.K. Cumberland (Vic.).
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 Seventh Conference was held in Sydney. All States but West Australia were represented.
How Acquired: Donated by Optometry Australia
Date Acquired: 31/05/2018
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 2 Drawer 4