2009.49.2: Atlas of Macular Diseases Stereo Reel, 1955-1975

Additional Images

2009.49.2: Atlas of Macular Diseases Stereo Reel.
Image No. 3316 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

View-Master 'Stereo Reel', reel no. 19, 'ATLAS OF MACULAR DISEASES' stereoscopic images, second edition. The disk holds 14 film slides [seven pairs]; two film slides are viewed simultaneously, producing 3-D images. Each 3-D image illustrates a different medical eye problem: 1. Spontaneous separation of epiretinal membrane 2. Epiretinal membrane, pigmented 3. Serous detachment of macula, optic pit 4. Serous detachment of macula, macular hole, optic pit 5. Optic disc drusen, macular detachment 6. Idiopathic stellate maculopathy 7. Peripapillary staphyloma.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 2009.49.2
Collection: Audio-Visual
Date: 1955-1975

Object Dimensions

  • Diameter: 9 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • card,
  • cellulose acetate,
  • printing ink

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: GAF Corporation
  • Owner: Dr. John R. Kellet M.B.E.
  • History of Use: Dr John Robert Kellet [1913-2008] emigrated to B.C. in 1959 where he worked for the Federal Indian Health Service. He retired in 1978 but in 1979 he worked part-time in a private practice in Burnaby until 1989 when he retired for a second time. Dr Kellet specialised in Ophthalmology.