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Made by Edv. Collin Copenhagen, Denmark May 16, 1955 Film, paper 2006.062.003 - Gift of Carlo Christensen, in memory of Julius P. & Helga D. Christensen & Ole T. Christensen


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Well into the 1950s, Danish immigrants had to show good health in order to enter the United States. Carlo Christiansen’s chest X-ray proved that he was not infected with a contagious disease like tuberculosis.


  • This chest x-ray was required by U.S. immigration policies.


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