Seek Cures in Radioactive Mud
- 1955-07-12 in Texas
Gelatin silver print entitled 'Seek Cures in Radioactive Mud', taken by an unknown photographer for Planet News Ltd, 12 July 1955. 'Correspondant, Preston McGraw, sits with his feet buried in dirt from a radioactive pond while interviewing owner Jesse F Reese. In the background are some of the hundreds of sick people who come daily to cover their feet and hands with the mildly-radioactive dirt...'
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- The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
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