Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: WA MSS S-4551
Scope and Contents: The Manhattan Project Medical Group collection consists of memoranda, scientific sketches, graphs, notes, and reports related to Trinity, the code name of the first detonation of a nuclear weapon, conducted by the United States Army on July 16, 1945 at the White Sands Proving Ground in New Mexico (now known as the White Missile Range) as part of the Manhattan Project. Materials in the collection were created by the Manhattan Project Medical Group and document the group's process of...
Call Number: MS 465
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, letter books, speeches, articles, letters to the editor, statements prepared for presentation to Congress and substantial subject files with clippings, printed matter, reports, memoranda and photographs related to Henry Stimson's various public offices. While the official records of Stimson's service (as Secretary of War under President Taft, Secretary of State under Herbert Hoover and as Secretary of War in the cabinets of Presidents Roosevelt and...