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The day the world was reborn, typescript

 Collection — Box: Small Collections Box 2
Identifier: 2015_212-UA
Typescript of a semi-fictional personal narrative of the detonation of the first atomic bomb at Alamogordo, New Mexicon on July 16, 1945. The author was present at the detonation, serving as the military representative accompanying Los Angeles Times correspondent Alexander Reid. It is not entirely clear which components of the narrative are factual, and which are fiction. Included with the typescript are two sheets of background information about the author and his role in the events.

Dates

  • 1982

Creator

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Extent

.1 linear feet (1 folder)

Title
The Day the World was Reborn (typescript)
Status
Completed
Date
2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

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