http://www.opticalheritagemuseum.org
Optical Heritage Museum Web Site

Industry Present and Past Historical Resources Page

Lens Company's

AO/ Bausch and Lomb and Zeiss meeting in 1907 in Jena Germany

(Optical Heritage Museum photo)

 

Read about this group and their meetings in Southbridge MA, Rochester NY and Jena:

http://www.dickwhitney.net/IntlScene.htm

 

American Optical

Women of AO working in the Lens Plant Factory during WWII - Southbridge, MA

Bausch and Lomb

Read bio of John Bausch -

http://immigrantentrepreneurship.org/entry.php?rec=18

Added 17-Jul-12

 

Download Chapter on Bausch and Lomb Glass (1970 booklet)

5mb pdf

 

 

Carl Zeiss Vision

(Zeiss, Sola, AO Merger of 2005)

 

Visit the Zeiss Virtual Museum, Photo Database,

Literature Database and Online Index at http://www.zeiss.de/archive
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SOLA

 

http://www.solahistory.com/  

New 25-Jan-12

 

 

 

SOLA Optical Reunion in Petaluma, CA- Oct 2009

 

Gentex Optics

Univis

 

Essilor

(Essel and Silor)

 

Signet Armorlite

Merger of Essilor / Signet in process - 2010

Transitions

Vision-Ease

Younger Optics

Corning Ophthalmic

Hoya

Rodenstock

Luxottica

Titmus

Shamir  

 

ANSI Z80 Past Documents

AO Technical Publications on OHM website 

Lens Materials- History of CR39

 

Lens type/design history

 

Optical Industry Vintage Advertising

 

Lens Companies
 

Lens Equipment

 

Safety Eyewear


Sunglasses

 

Standards / Organizations

 

Links of Interest

Hall of Fame

Main- Industry Heritage

 

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Contact Dick Whitney via email at dickwhitney@charter.net