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Rontgen Wilhelm Conrad H1

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Rontgen Wilhelm Conrad H1

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Image title: 
Early X-ray equipment is used on a race horse
Credit line: 
University of Kentucky/Oak Ridge National Laboratory, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

Caption reads: "X-rays have been used in hundreds of ways during the century as physicists learned to direct and control them. In the photo above, X-ray equipment is used to diagnose injuries to a race horse in Lexington, KY."

Original format: 
2 photographic prints (black and white; 10 x 7.5 inches and 9.5 x 7.5 inches)