Eniwetok Atoll Atom-Bomb Test

Made:
1951 in Enewetak
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'Eniwetok Atoll Atom-Bomb Test', taken by an unknown photographer for Planet News Ltd, April-May 1951. 'A ball of flame rises over Eniwetok atoll during the April-May atom test blasts. The United States government announced on June 13th that the recent tests contributed greatly to the development of the hydrogen bomb and specialised atomic weapons...'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14414
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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