Four Photographs of American Atomic Bomb Test

1947; (1946-07-24)

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Photographic print (B&W), one of four, showing view from the beach of the test underwater of an atomic bomb explosion at Bikini Atoll on 24th July 1946. Prints by Science Museum Photographer from negatives lent by the Photographic Library, US Bureau of Information, American Embassy (33 Davies Street, W.1., London), 1947.


Nuclear Physics
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  • photographic print
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