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Ray Morse Peckham (1876-1944) and his optometric writings.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20506872     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Many of the significant early twentieth century optometry authors are not well known today. An example is Ray Morse Peckham (1876-1944). Peckham was a frequent contributor to optometry journals throughout the 1920s and into the mid 1930s. He also wrote several monographs on binocular vision. This paper provides a biographical sketch of Peckham and presents notes on the books he published.
David A Goss
Publication Detail:
Type:  Biography; Historical Article; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hindsight (Saint Louis, Mo.)     Volume:  41     ISSN:  -     ISO Abbreviation:  Hindsight     Publication Date:  2010 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-05-28     Completed Date:  2010-08-20     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9431605     Medline TA:  Hindsight     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  9-14     Citation Subset:  QIS    
School of Optometry, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA.
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MeSH Terms
History, 19th Century*
History, 20th Century*
New York
Ophthalmology / history
Optometry / history*
Periodicals as Topic / history
Photography / history
Psychology / history
Publishing / history
Personal Name Subject
Personal Name Subject:
Ray Morse Peckham

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