Eyeglasses Made by Lewis C. Rathburn

Title

Eyeglasses Made by Lewis C. Rathburn

Description

These trifocal glasses as shown in the photos worn by Palmer Wall were created by Dr. Lewis C. Rathbun of Oelwein, Iowa. Rathbun also made tools for the Chicago Great Western Railroad. This item was contributed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln spring 2014 History Harvest.

Creator

Dr. Lewis C. Rathbun

Source

Angi McAndrew, Lincoln History Harvest, 2014

Date

1966 circa

Rights

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Format

still image

Type

image

Original Format

Eyeglasses; Photo

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Collection

Citation

Dr. Lewis C. Rathbun, “Eyeglasses Made by Lewis C. Rathburn,” History Harvest, accessed May 26, 2024, https://historyharvest.unl.edu/items/show/605.

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