Every week Sepia Saturday challenges bloggers with an image. The photo above is of early X-Ray recipients. My goodness, what’s going on with these contraptions? I feel for the woman on the left.
Here’s what I found on the Library of Congress website.
X-Ray photo. , 1896. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2006685434/.
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Bain News Service, Publisher. Russian X-ray field van. , ca. 1910. [Between and Ca. 1915] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2014699968/.
Keystone View Company, Publisher. French field hospital, locating bullet with X-ray machine. France, None. [Meadville, pa. ; new york, n.y. ; chicago, ill. ; london, england: keystone view company, photographed between 1914 and 1918, published 1923] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015652180/.
Delano, Jack, photographer. X-raying mice as part of work on disease resistance in the genetics laboratory at Iowa State College. Ames, Iowa. United States Ames. Ames Story County Iowa, 1942. May. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017831359/.