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The first atomic bomb test, Alamogordo, New Mexico

Accession Number: 72-4148

The first atomic bomb test, Alamogordo, New Mexico

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Color
Description: The first successful test of an atomic bomb, Alamogordo, New Mexico, July 16, 1945.
Date: July 16, 1945
Related Collection: Lansing Lamont Papers
ARC Keywords: Atomic bomb; Nuclear weapons testing
HST Keywords: Atom bomb; New Mexico, Alamogordo
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