Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

The Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb

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Date Photographs
ca. 1945 Fat Man, the atomic bomb detonated over Nagasaki
Fat Man, the atomic bomb detonated over Nagasaki

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ca. 1945 A-Bomb Explosion, Test
A-Bomb Explosion, Test

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ca. 1945 Hiroshima After the Atomic Bomb Blast
Hiroshima After the Atomic Bomb Blast

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ca. 1945 Little Boy, the atomic bomb that destroyed Hiroshima
Little Boy, the atomic bomb that destroyed Hiroshima

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July 16, 1945 The first atomic bomb test, Alamogordo, New Mexico
The first atomic bomb test, Alamogordo, New Mexico

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July 17, 1945 Crowded Meeting Room at The Potsdam Conference
Crowded Meeting Room at The Potsdam Conference

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July 17, 1945 Inscription from President Truman about Atomic Bomb on Back of Photo
Inscription from President Truman about Atomic Bomb on Back of Photo

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July 19, 1945 Truman's handwriting on the back of a Potsdam photograph describing telling Stalin about the atomic bomb
Truman's handwriting on the back of a Potsdam photograph describing telling Stalin about the atomic bomb

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August 1945 View of the Mitsubishi Torpedo Plant in Nagasaki,following the atomic bomb explosion
View of the Mitsubishi Torpedo Plant in Nagasaki,following the atomic bomb explosion

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August 1945 Aerial view of Hiroshima after atomic bomb blast
Aerial view of Hiroshima after atomic bomb blast

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August 1945 Hiroshima in ruins
Hiroshima in ruins

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August 1945 Hiroshima in ruins
Hiroshima in ruins

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August 9, 1945 Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Blast
Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Blast

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August 9, 1945 Atomic explosion over Nagasaki
Atomic explosion over Nagasaki

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ca. 1948 Atomic bomb fireball
Atomic bomb fireball

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ca. 1948 Atom bomb burst
Atom bomb burst

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ca. 1948 Atom bomb fireball and shockwave
Atom bomb fireball and shockwave

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ca. 1948 Atom bomb fireball and mushroom cloud
Atom bomb fireball and mushroom cloud

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ca. 1948 Atom bomb fireball and reflection
Atom bomb fireball and reflection

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ca. 1948 Atom bomb detonation
Atom bomb detonation

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ca. 1951 Atomic explosion
Atomic explosion

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August 1, 1997 Sons of the American Revolution in Flag Ceremony at Truman Library
Sons of the American Revolution in Flag Ceremony at Truman Library

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August 1, 1997 Unidentified Members of the Harry S. Truman Appreciation Society at Truman Library
Unidentified Members of the Harry S. Truman Appreciation Society at Truman Library

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August 1, 1998 Sons of American Revolution Raise Flag at Truman Library Ceremony
Sons of American Revolution Raise Flag at Truman Library Ceremony

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August 1, 1998 Sons of the American Revolution in Flag Ceremony at Truman Library
Sons of the American Revolution in Flag Ceremony at Truman Library

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August 1, 1998 Flag Raising at Truman Library by Sons of the American Revolution
Flag Raising at Truman Library by Sons of the American Revolution

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August 1, 1998 Sons of the American Revolution Raise Flag at Truman Library Ceremony
Sons of the American Revolution Raise Flag at Truman Library Ceremony

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August 1, 1998 Crowd at Truman Library Listening to Paul W. Tibbets, Jr
Crowd at Truman Library Listening to Paul W. Tibbets, Jr

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August 1, 1998 Paul W. Tibbets, Jr., Atomic Bomb Pilot, Speaks at Truman Library
Paul W. Tibbets, Jr., Atomic Bomb Pilot, Speaks at Truman Library

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August 1, 1998 Crowd at Paul W. Tibbets, Jr. Book Signing at Truman Library
Crowd at Paul W. Tibbets, Jr. Book Signing at Truman Library

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