• Creator
  • Sneddon, James O.
  • Created Date
  • 1964
  • Description
  • Images documenting the Eniwetok-Bikini Resurvey Project between July and September 1964.Caption with image: Another trip was to Engebi Island, home of the famous rat colony which survived nearby thermonuclear blasts in the 1950's. A steel and concrete blockhouse, buit to test blast effects on various types of construction, was visible against the sky as the M-boat approached the low silhouette of the island. Damage to the blockhouse had been a... more
    Images documenting the Eniwetok-Bikini Resurvey Project between July and September 1964.Caption with image: Another trip was to Engebi Island, home of the famous rat colony which survived nearby thermonuclear blasts in the 1950's. A steel and concrete blockhouse, buit to test blast effects on various types of construction, was visible against the sky as the M-boat approached the low silhouette of the island. Damage to the blockhouse had been awesome, expedition members found when they were ashore. 9265-2A.Radiological Survey of Bikini, Eniwetok and Rongelap Atolls, Volume 2, p.14. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL at 100-250 dpi in JPEG format, saved at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2007