Friday is Last Xray Day, 1950

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Title

Friday is Last Xray Day, 1950

Description

In the early 1950s, tuberculosis was a major cause of death in the Los Angeles area. To combat rising cases, Cal State LA students were among the first in Los Angeles to receive free chest x rays aimed at early detection and control of TB.

Creator

California State University, Los Angeles

Source

College/University Times Collection, Special Collections & Archives, California State University, Los Angeles

Publisher

California State University, Los Angeles, Library. Special Collections & Archives

Date

1950-03-23

Rights

IN COPYRIGHT

Format

JPEG

Type

Still Image

Citation

California State University, Los Angeles, “Friday is Last Xray Day, 1950,” California State University - Los Angeles, accessed May 20, 2024, https://calstatela-exhibits.libraryhost.com/items/show/211.