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Aftermath of atomic bomb blast, Nagasaki, Japan

Accession Number: 98-2462

Aftermath of atomic bomb blast, Nagasaki, Japan

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: Japanese family camps in ruins of Nagasaki, having built temporary shelter from bits of metal and wood debris on the terraced hill that was once row on row of houses. From scrapbook presented to Postmaster General Robert E. Hannegan on the occasion of his visit to General Headquarters, U. S. Army Forces, Pacific in Tokyo, Japan, July, 1946.
Date: ca. 1945
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ARC Keywords: Nagasaki-shi (Japan) bombardment, 1945; World War, 1939-1945
HST Keywords: Atom Bomb; Japan - Cities - Nagasaki
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