By Remote Control...

Made:
1946-07-01 in Bikini
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'By Remote Control...First Actual Close-Up of the Initial Atom Bomb Test at Bikini Island', taken by an unknown photographer for Keystone, 1 July 1946. 'This is the first close-up of the initial Bikini Island Atom Bomb Test. It was made with a camera installed in a tower on Bikini Island and snapped by remote control shortly after the bomb dropped by the F.29 'Dave's Dream' burst over the target...'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14412
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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