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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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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:
Mechanic, Bernard
Dates:
bulk 1940-1945
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.2016.0003
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of thirty-eight black and white photographs, mostly snapshots, relating to Sergeant Bernard Mechanic's service with the 376th Bomb Group, 9th Air Force. The images include the following: Consolidated B-24 Liberators in-flight; images from his R&R leave to Tel Aviv; noseart; and images of Winston Churchill, Field Marshall Er...

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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:
United States. Army Air Forces. 389th Bomb Group
Dates:
bulk 1943-1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.1991.0010
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of fifteen prints and a videotape of stills relating to the service of the 389th Bomb Group during World War II, including images of Consolidated B-24 Liberators both on the ground and in the air.

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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:
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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Creators:
Mikesh, Robert C.
Dates:
1860-1988
bulk 1945-1983
Size:
1.51 Cubic feet (3 legal document boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0558
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection was gathered by National Air and Space Museum curator Robert C. Mikesh for his publication on this subject, "Japan's World War II Balloon Bomb Attacks on North America." The collection consists of the following: magazine and newspaper articles on the Japanese balloons; manuscripts and independent articles; 83 photos Mr. Mikesh used ...

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Dates:
1987-1990
Size:
files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9531
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Videohistory Program, funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation from 1986 until 1992, used video in historical research. Additional collections have been added since the grant project ended. Videohistory uses the video camera as a historical research tool to record moving visual information. Video works best in historical r...

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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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