Catalogue Number: 3576
Attendees of the Sixth Conference of the Australian Optometrical Association, Melbourne 1924
Sub-Category: Photograph People and events
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1924
Time Period: 1900 to 1939
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne, Victoria
Publisher/Manufacturer: Australian Optometrical Association
Description Of Item: Mounted black and white photograph. Mount 380 mm x 320 mm. Image 190 mm x 135 mm. The item had been removed from its frame prior to acqisition.The wording on the mount is SIXTH CONFERENCE, MELBOURNE, 1924 STANDING - (LEFT TO RIGHT): J.G. Wilson (S.A.), S. Latimer (Vic.), W.I. Wenborn, Hon. Sec. (N.S.W.), W. Nott (Vic.), A. Kent (Q'ld.), E. Brockenshire (Vic.), A. Butterfield (Tas.), R. D'Arcy (Tas.), W.H.M. Browne (Vic.). SITTING - (LEFT TO RIGHT): H.S. Bell, Vice-Pres., (Vic.), W.G. Kett, Vice-Pres., (N.S.W.), J.K. Cumberland, Pres. A.O.A., (Vic.), I.H. Qurban, Vice-Pres., (S.A.), R.S. Padman, Vice-Pres., (Tas.).
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 Sixth Conference was held in Melbourne. All States except West Australia were represented.
How Acquired: Donated by Optometry Australia
Date Acquired: 30/05/2018
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 2 Drawer 4