X-ray for child

Made:
10 September 1957

Daily Herald Archive/Science Mus
© Mirrorpix

Daily Herald Archive/Science Mus
© Mirrorpix

Planet News photograph titled 'X-citing x-ray!' mage shows 4-year-old Anne Rankin sitting astride a hobby horse, with her chin resting on an x-ray plate. Her father, Army sergeant Russell P. Rankin of the Walter Reed military hospital in Washington DC, constructed the horse as an aid to taking x-rays of young children.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/31050
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Science and Media Museum