Dawn Of The Atomic Age - Atomic Test In New Mexico

Made:
1945-08 in New Mexico
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'Dawn Of The Atomic Age - Atomic Test In New Mexico', taken by an unknown photographer for Keystone in 1945. 'The final photo might be a glimpse through the gates of hell itself. The whole thing took place with stunning rapidity and a sustained roar that struck terror in the hearts of all who heard it.'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14431
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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