American Optical Ophthalmic Lens History


Download Printable pdf of above 1947 article

Misc accounts of early AO Lens making history- Bob McMaster selections New May 4, 2010
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Above  - Account of how Doc Tillyer arrived at the Corrected Curve concept in 1912

AO 1925 Lens Catalgoue (download excerpts)
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1926 Photo of AO's Worcester MA plant operation

AO Vision Magazine Cover - April 1940

AO's 1921 Article titled "The story in a pair of Spectacles"

How and why AO First made spectacle lenses

Excerpt from 1912 AO Publication - Spectacle and Eyeglass Lenses, Blanks, etc. - R.McMaster Collection

I Can Do It Better (1962 AO Brochure)

AO Low Vision Aids

AO's Ophthalmic Lens Designers

1959 AO Catalogue

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