- Paperback: 128 pages
- Publisher: Pancoast Publishing; SIGNED edition (2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0983849609
- ISBN-13: 978-0983849605
- Shipping Weight: 1 pounds
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- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,688,622 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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A Photographic History of Bausch + Lomb Paperback – 2011
A Photographic History of Bausch + Lomb
The Bausch & Lomb Optical Company began in 1853. During the last century and a half, it grew to become the world's largest optical company. Today, as Bausch+Lomb, it is recognized as one of the world's outstanding contributors to researching eye disease prevention and developing effective eyecare products. You will discover the struggles and successes of John Jacob Bausch and his partner, Henry Lomb, in building a great industry helping Rochester, New York earn the title, Image Center of America. This book holds scores of photographs documenting the fascinating story of the firm's remarkable growth; its significant contributions to the military during World Wars I and II, and to the scientific communities. It records its many noteworthy gifts to Rochester, including making the city its world headquarters. The final chapter reveals the firm's dedicated research and its present offerings, designed to achieve Bausch+Lomb's mission to provide the gift of healthy and enhanced vision to mankind throughout the world.
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