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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Harold Melvin Agnew motion picture film
    Dates: 1945
    Collection number: 80060
    Creator: Agnew, Harold Melvin, 1921-
    Collection Size: 1 motion picture film reel, 1 folder
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Depicts the explosion of atom bombs over Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. Also includes Los Alamos telephone directory for 1943-1944.
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Original motion picture film reel closed. Viewing copy available for use in the reading room.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Harold Melvin Agnew motion picture film, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980

    Biography / Administrative History

    American physicist; member, Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory staff, 1943-1946. Agnew participated in the first atomic strike mission, flying as a scientific member of the crew.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Depicts the explosion of atom bombs over Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. Also includes Los Alamos telephone directory for 1943-1944.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Atomic bomb--Pictorial works.
    World War, 1939-1945--Japan.
    World War, 1939-1945--Pictorial works.

    Genre

    Moving-pictures.
    Video tapes.