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Errors of Refraction, 1944

 Item — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

A silent, color film that details basic principles and properties of optical lenses and refractive errors through illustrations and animation. Review in the Journal of the American Medical Association, 1947, 134(13):1121.

By William Alfred Mann, MS, MD, and Emile George Nadeau, BS, MD. Produced by Mervin LaRue, Inc.


  • 1944


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

No restrictions.


1 Reels : 32:49 minutes, color, silent, acetate base ; 16mm, 1165 ft.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

See accession record 2018-18-014.

Existence and Location of Copies

One 16mm copy in the collection.

Processing Information

Producer information confirmed via Medical and Surgical Motion Pictures: A Catalog of Selected Films. Chicago: American Medical Association, 1969.

Library Details

Part of the Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center Repository

320 E. Superior Ave.
Chicago IL 60611-3008 US