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Atomic Bomb Explosion
  • Dr. Harold Eugene Edgerton, photographer
    born: Fremont, Nebraska, United States ; died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
    Gus Kayafas, printer
    born 1947
    active: United States
  • Atomic Bomb Explosion, 1952
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 45.8 x 36.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 1/16 x 14 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Young
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0270

Explosion, launching pad type structure, against dark ground.