Catalogue Number: 2073
Collection of 40 photographs of the dinner celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Victorian College of Optometry
Sub-Category: Photograph People and events
Photographer: Norman Wodetzki
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 1990
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Melbourne
Publisher/Manufacturer: Norman Wodetzki
Description Of Item: Most of these photographs are duplicates of photographs of the same event that are catalogued individually (search 50 aniiversary) but there are a few that are not.
Historical Significance: The College was founded on December 29 1939 when its Memorandum and Articles of Association were signed by the founding members and its certificate of incorporation was signed on February 5 1940. Its 50th anniversary was celebrated by a gala dinner held in the Melbourne Conference Centre on May 23 1990. See report in the VCO annual report for 1990.
How Acquired: Record of VCO
Location: Archive office. Pamphlet and ephemera filing cabinet. Drawer 5