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Bikini Atoll Atomic Test Photo

bikini atoll atomic test photo

Created by Department of Defense.  Department of the Navy.  Naval Photographic Center.

Title:  Atomic cloud during Baker Day blast at Bikini.  Atomic cloud shrouds target fleet.  Sweeping out in all directions, this haze of water, steam and spray and radioactive substances obscured all but out fringes of the Cross Roads target fleet a few minutes after the blast, 07/25/1946.

Still Picture Records KICON, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740, 301-837-3530, stillpix@nara.gov, 7/25/1946, Series: General Photographic File of the Department of Navy, 1943

Item from Record Group 80: General Records for the Department of the Navy, 1804 - 1958

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