Roentgen demonstrating his discovery

Roentgen demonstrating his discovery

Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen (1845-1923) demonstrated his newly discovered x-rays by photographing bones in a hand at the University of Wurzburg, Germany in January 1896.

Courtesy of Parke Davis
January 1896
Wurzburg, GERMANY
© CHIN 2001


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