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Creators:
Earle, Ralph
Dates:
1945.
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0794
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

11 lantern slides and 18 35mm slides, all glass-mounted and taped at edges, showing an atomic bomb test explosion. Of this collection, two slides contain images of the crew conducting the test and a third shows the camp and some of the equipment used. The remainder contain images of explosions and the resulting smoke.

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Creators:
Herken, Gregg, 1947-
Dates:
circa 1980-1990
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-060
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists personal papers created by military historian Gregg Herken, Chairman of the Department of Space History, National Air and Space Museum. These papers contain research notes for his three books, Cardinal Choices: Presidential Science Advising From the Atomic Bomb to SDI, The Winning Weapon: The Atomic Bomb in the Col...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1994
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-165
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development of the proposed exhibition initially titled Crossroads: The End of World War II, the Atomic Bomb, and the Origins of the Cold War and later retitled Last Act: The Atomic Bomb and the End of World War II. This accession includes all of the significant versions of the label scri...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1987-1998
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-133
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Enola Gay exhibition controversy at the National Air and Space Museum during the tenure of Smithsonian Institution Secretary Ira Michael Heyman. The initial proposed exhibition was titled "Crossroads: The End of World War II, the Atomic Bomb and the Origins of the Cold War" and later retitled ...

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Creators:
Reingold, Nathan,1927-
Dates:
1947
Size:
0.31 cu. ft. (0.31 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-266
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of motion picture stills and a black-and-white photograph from the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie, "The Beginning or the End" (1947), directed by Norman Taurog, with original story by Robert Considine and screenplay by Frank W. Wead, and starring Brian Donlevy and Robert Walker. These materials were used by Nathan Reingold ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1994-1995
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-168
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the Enola Gay exhibition and aspects of the controversy that followed. The files include annotated exhibition scripts and cover memoranda for the The Crossroads: The End of World War II, the Atomic Bomb, and the Onset of the Cold War and The Last Act: The Atomic Bomb & the End of World War ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-150
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and development of the proposed exhibition of the Enola Gay. The initial proposed exhibition was titled Crossroads: The End of World War II, the Atomic Bomb, and the Origins of the Cold War and later retitled Last Act: The Atomic Bomb and the End of World War II. Materials includ...

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Creators:
Levy, Charles
Dates:
[ca. 1940s]
Size:
0.45 Cubic Feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0033
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 524 b&w copy negatives and four color transparencies documenting Levy and the 509th Composite Group. The images cover the following: personnel at work and play; aircraft -- mostly B-29s; base buildings at Tinian; and native populations. Copy prints were also made of the 509th newspaper, Daily Mission, and the route maps ...

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Dates:
1945
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection includes leaflets, photos and reports relating to the United States bombing missions, both conventional and atomic, against Japan during 1945. Included are propaganda leaflets dropped by the United States over Japanese cities warning of bombings, including English translations of the leaflets. There is also a formerly restricted com...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1987-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-212
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Martin Harwit, Director of the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), 1987-1995, documenting plans to exhibit the "Enola Gay" and the resulting controversy. A script for "The Crossroads: The End of World War II, the Atomic Bomb and the Origins of the Cold War" was released for comment...

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