Portrait of Earl Bakken

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Dublin Core

Title

Portrait of Earl Bakken

Subject

Open Heart Surgery

Description

Earl Bakken, founder of Medtronic, invented the transistorized battery-powered pacemaker in 1957. The pacemaker was used by Dr. C. Walton Lillehei to treat patients who developed post-operative heart block following a corrective open heart procedure.

Creator

University of Minnesota

Source

"Bak-Barnum," Photograph Collection. University of Minnesota Archives

Publisher

University of Minnesota

Date

undated

Rights

Use of this image is governed by U.S. and international copyright laws. Image is property of the University of Minnesota. Please contact the University of Minnesota Archives for permission to publish this image. http://special.lib.umn.edu/uarch

Format

Print Photograph

Language

eng

Identifier

oh0267

Coverage

Open Heart Surgery

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Print Photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Citation

University of Minnesota, “Portrait of Earl Bakken,” Gallery, accessed January 27, 2023, http://gallerytemp.reclaim.hosting/items/show/3007.