New Blanket Provides Protection Against Radiation

Made:
1954-08-04
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'New Blanket Provides Protection Against Radiation' taken by an unknown photographer for the Daily Herald, 4 August 1954. 'In the midst of the avalance of terrifying newspaper, magazine and movie reports depicting the searing, crushing fury of the worlds first hydrogen explosion, comes a gleam of hope in the form of an extraoridnary blanket that provides amazing protection against radiation, fire, flying debris and deadly ash during an A-bomb or B-bomb air raid...'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/13478
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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