• Creator
  • United States Navy
  • Created Date
  • 1947
  • Description
  • Images documenting the 1947 Bikini Resurvey Project.The Saratoga was sunk as a target vessel during the 21 kiloton underwater nuclear weapons test, known as Operation Crossroads (Event Baker), in Bikini Atoll's lagoon July 25, 1946. Caption in scrapbook: Deep sea divers on stage for first descent on SARATOGA. ABCR 5018-11 Bikini Atoll Radiological Survey Scrapbook, p. 23.
  • 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