Records, 1928-1952.


Records, 1928-1952.

Collection consists of the records of the Eye Institute at the Dartmouth Medical School; records relate to research completed by members of the Institute on disorders of the eye, particularly Aniseikonia. Collection contains monographs by members of the Institute, including Madigan's work, The measurement and correction of Aniseikonia (published as: The measurement and correction of Aniseikoni. -- Southbridge, Mass. : American Optical Company, c1942), lists of publications by members of the Institute, and bibliographic material. Collection also includes material relating to patents filed by the Institute or by Adelbert Ames and the agreement between the Institute and the American Optical Company about the patents. Includes material relating to vision tests, physiological optics, and perspective, as well as ophthalmological instruments and the testing of such instruments. Research notes, laboratory notes and observations, minutes of the meetings of the Eye Institute Research Committee, and general correspondence.

57 boxes and 1 portfolio (45 ft.)

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Kelley, Earl C. (person)

Bielschowsky, Alfred, 1871-1940 (person)

Dartmouth Medical School. Eye Institute. Research Committee. (corporateBody)

Bowler, John Pollard. (person)

Ogle, Kenneth N. (Kenneth Neil), 1902-1968 (person)

Bartley, S. Howard (Samuel Howard), 1901-1988 (person)

Dartmouth Medical School. Eye Institute. (corporateBody)

The Eye Institute at the Dartmouth Medical School was established as a research center for the study of the physiological optics, diseases and anomalies of the eye, and related clinical work. Its most important contributions to ophthalmology were the discovery of Aniseikonia and the development of methods of diagnosis and correction for this disorder. Research at the Institute was terminated on July 1, 1947, because of a lack of funding. From the description of Records, 1928-1952. (N...

Troland, Leonard T. (Leonard Thompson), 1889-1932 (person)

Roper, Kenneth L. (Kenneth Lawrence), 1898- (person)

Burian, Hermann M. (person)

Lancaster, Walter Brackett, 1863- (person)

Carleton, Elmer Howard, 1868- (person)

Clark, Grenville, 1882-1967 (person)

Lawyer. From the description of Reminiscences of Grenville Clark : oral history, 1962. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86131473 Clark was born in New York City in 1882. He received his A.B. degree from Harvard University in 1903 and his LL.B. degree from Harvard Law School in 1906. In 1906 he was admitted to the New York Bar, and in 1909 he opened a law practice in New York City with Elihu Root Jr. and Francis W. Bird. During 1...

Dartmouth Medical School. Eye Institute. Education Committee. (corporateBody)

Linksz, Arthur (person)

American Optical Company (corporateBody)

Southbridge, MA. From the description of Handbills and pamphlets, ca.1920-1955. (College of Physicians of Philadelphia). WorldCat record id: 122440621 ...

Bannon, Robert Edward, 1910- (person)

Imus, Henry Alfred, 1903-.... (person)

Beitel, Robert J. (person)

Ames, Adelbert, 1880-1955 (person)

Glidden, Gordon Harkness, 1894- (person)

Boeder, Paul (person)

Madigan, Leo Francis. (person)