American Optical History

AO Recollections

JFK's Glasses with AO Executive lenses
and the letter rec'd by AO on the Day of his Assassination!
Provided by Charles Walsh

At the Nov 7th, 2010 MA Opticians meeting in Southbridge
Charles Walsh provided  me with the following fascinating documents about JFK, his children and AO Glasses.
Note that word that JFK was pleased with his Executive Lenses reached Charles on Nov 22, 1963!

Courtesy of Chuck Walsh

  Learn about  AO and the Glass Executive Lens!

JFK Visiting Southbridge on Sept 30, 1958

U.S. Presidents and their Eyeglasses

Dick Whitney Mar 10, 2011

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