• Creator
  • Sneddon, James O.
  • Created Date
  • 1964
  • Description
  • Images documenting the Radiological Survey of Eniwetok, Bikini and Rongelap Atolls between July and September 1964.Caption with image: Parry Island was covered with remnants of the once booming scientific program at Eniwetok Atoll. Kelshaw Bonham is shown in front of a deserted tent frame--with an overhead light bulb still in place--which had been mostly overgrown by tropical vegetation. The plant at the right was Scaevola. 9245-11AParry Islan... more
    Images documenting the Radiological Survey of Eniwetok, Bikini and Rongelap Atolls between July and September 1964.Caption with image: Parry Island was covered with remnants of the once booming scientific program at Eniwetok Atoll. Kelshaw Bonham is shown in front of a deserted tent frame--with an overhead light bulb still in place--which had been mostly overgrown by tropical vegetation. The plant at the right was Scaevola. 9245-11AParry Island was renamed Medren Island after the 1960s.Radiological Survey of Bikini, Eniwetok and Rongelap Atolls, Volume 2, p.36. 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