Catalogue Number: 2072
Class of 1964 at 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: Colour photograph, 35.5 x 28.0 cm, of the members of the Melbourne optometry class that graduated in 1964 who attended the dinner celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Victorian College of Optometry, A second copy is 17.3 x 11.1 cm is held in photo album 3 Archive office South wall Cube 5.
Historical Significance: This was a remarkable graduating class. From left Leon Garner (NZ Order of Merit, Professor Optometry University of Auckland), Graham Hill (OAM, President of the College 1991- 2003), Brian Brown (PhD, Professor of Optometry QUT and Hong Kong Polytechnic University). John Pettit (Long term Councillor and Treasurer of the College), Brien Holden (OAM, PhD, Professor of Optometry, Univerity of NSW, Rod Watkins (AM, PhD, opticist and opticial instrument developer), John Cartwright, Ross Both and Anne Turnbull.
How Acquired: Record of VCO
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 4 Drawer 2