American Optical History  -
WWI Vision Support of War effort

AO Specifies the needs for an RX shop in Europe as we preparred for what became WWI


Download Complete AO 1917 Booklet
4mb pdf

For those who have downloaded the booklet, note that the recommendations for the lab
do not show any power measurement devices like the AO Lensometer,
as it was yet to be introduced for general use!

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WWI Toy US Army Soldiers (Photo by Dick Whitney)

AO and WWII war effort

Dick Whitney Rev 22-Jan-10

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