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Helena Weiss, George B. Griffenhagen and Bane

Creator:
Unknown
Title:
Helena Weiss, George B. Griffenhagen and Bane
Date:
August 24, 1956
Notes:
Helena Weiss
Summary:
Helena Weiss (Chief, Division of Correspondence and Documents, 1948-1956, Registrar, Office of the Registrar, 1956-1971), signs paperwork during the presentation of the Roentgen X-ray tube. George B. Griffenhagen, curator of the Division of Medicine and Public Health, stands to Weiss' left and Bane stands on the other side of the desk. One of the first x-ray tubes used by Wilhelm Konrad Roentgen is presented to the United States National Museum for exhibit. Roentgen in 1895 discovered a new radiation called "X-rays" or Roentgen rays
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Topics:
Museum curators, Museum registrars, Smithsonian Institution--Employees
Subjects:
Weiss, Helena M, United States National Museum Division of Medicine and Public Health 1939-1957
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Form/Genre:
Photographic print, Group, candid
Local Number:
SIA2009-4253
Physical Description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 5w x 4h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!12213~!0#focus
Helena Weiss, George B. Griffenhagen and Bane, by Unknown, August 24, 1956, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, SIA2009-4253.

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