• Created Date
  • 1949
  • Description
  • Images documenting the 1949 Bikini-Eniwetok Resurvey Project.Name changes: Eniwetok is now known as EnewetakCaption in scrapbook: The strange plants of EniwetokThis morning glory has tumorous growths near the base of the plant. Mosaic leaves are indicated by the arrows. The grass shown here is commonly know as the "Sand Burr" (Cenchrus echinatus). Operations on this island were somewhat complicated in that the members found it necessary to bes... more
    Images documenting the 1949 Bikini-Eniwetok Resurvey Project.Name changes: Eniwetok is now known as EnewetakCaption in scrapbook: The strange plants of EniwetokThis morning glory has tumorous growths near the base of the plant. Mosaic leaves are indicated by the arrows. The grass shown here is commonly know as the "Sand Burr" (Cenchrus echinatus). Operations on this island were somewhat complicated in that the members found it necessary to beseat themselves at fairly regular intervals and remove the burrs from socks and skin.Radiological Survey of Bikini, Eniwetok and Likiep Atolls - Marshall Islands Scrapbook, p. 60. less
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  • Photograph
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    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