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Atom bomb detonation

Accession Number: 59-1611-27

Atom bomb detonation

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: Detonation of an atom bomb during the experimental tests at the Eniwetok Proving Grounds.
Date: ca. 1948
Related Collection: White House Central Files: Official File
ARC Keywords: Atomic bomb; Nuclear weapons testing
HST Keywords: Atomic weapons tests; Eniwetok
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Rights: Public Domain - This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.

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Credit: Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.

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