Atomic Bomb

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EXP-11-2

First H-bomb, Pacific Island

31 Oct 1952

gelatin silver print

20.5 x 28 cm

Inscription on the back:

The cloud. The first hydrogen bomb erupts over the Pacific Oct. 31, 1952, it’s giant cloud casting a shadow over the world and particularly the scientists of Los Alamos, N. M. “We’re proud of the part we played in the nation’s defense,” says a Los Alamos physicist who now heads the effort … the H-Bomb’s inferno to produce.

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