Request to Purchase Lens Test Kit for Glasses

Request to Purchase Lens Test Kit for Glasses
Date: 
February 13, 1891

Richard Henry Pratt requests permission to purchase a test set of lenses due to an increase in poor eyesight among students resulting from Grippe. Pratt notes that after a trial of the lens test kit over several weeks he is now satisfied that it is successful and will ultimately save students money on glasses.

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Repository: 
National Archives and Records Administration
Location: 
RG 75, Entry 91, box 705, 1891-#6073