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John P. Hetherington memoirs

 Collection — Folder: S0647
Identifier: S0647

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a memoir from John P. Hetherington in Logansport, Indiana, in 1934 regarding his research and development of x-ray imaging.


  • 1934

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

John P. Hetherington was born in 1869 in Indiana. He became a doctor and conducted research in x-ray imaging in the early twentieth century. Hetherington died in 1935 from the effects of x-ray exposure.


Information found in collection. "John P. Hetherington grave." Find a Grave Index. Accessed August 14, 2013. 1870, 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Accessed August 14, 2013.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mildred Winter on 1935/05/24.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/08/14 by Jamie Dunn. EAD finding aid created 2013/08/14 by Jamie Dunn.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.