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Atomic frontier days

Findlay, John M.

Atomic frontier days

Hanford and the American West

by Findlay, John M.

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Published by Center for the Study of the Pacific Northwest in association with University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive waste disposal,
  • Waste disposal,
  • Nuclear facilities,
  • Nuclear reactors

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn M. Findlay and Bruce Hevly
    SeriesEmil and Kathleen Sick series in Western history and biography
    ContributionsHevly, Bruce William
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD898.12.W2 F56 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24822971M
    ISBN 109780295990972
    LC Control Number2011004808

      Other histories of Hanford have appeared in recent years, including John Findlay and Bruce Hevly’s “Atomic Frontier Days: Hanford and the American West” and Michele Gerber’s   A parade is planned, as was the Atomic Frontier Days tradition, and then people can gather at Howard Amon Park to experience what it was like for workers who came from across the country to Hanford during the war. Booths will be set up where each “new worker” will have a security badge picture snapped, learn what job they will will hold and.

    Starting in , Richland celebrated Atomic Frontier Days, a once-annual community celebration of Richland, “the atomic city.” The event returns for the 75th anniversary celebration Sept. - Bruce Hevly and John Findlay teamed up on this history of the Central Washington facility built by the federal government during World War II to manufacture plutonium for nuclear weapons.

    August , ~ 6th Annual Atomic Frontier Days August , ~ 7th Annual Atomic Frontier Days August , ~ 8th Annual Atomic Frontier Days Miss Richland: Nancy Wingfield August , ~ 9th Annual Atomic Frontier Days Miss Richland: Janice Kersteetter. In commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the Manhattan Project, the City of Richland and other community partners are hosting "Atomic Frontier Day". This event honors a community event popular in the early days of Hanford. Atomic Frontier Day brings back to life the ’s era with music, games, and Hanford related exhibits.


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Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): Atomic frontier days: Hanford and the American West ISBN of the winning item. This event will be in honor of the historic community event popular in the early days of Hanford. Atomic Frontier Day will be family-friendly and will feature a community parade, visiting dignitaries, swing music specific to that era, games, exhibits, a mess hall, replicas of the original alphabet homes and most of all, storytelling at its finest.

Addeddate Duration Identifier Atomic_Frontier_Day_Overview Run time Scanner Internet Archive Python library Year. Jillian Gardner-Andrews, WSU Tri-Cities Hanford History Project coordinator, shares details about the revival of the Atomic Frontier Days event.

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This book, the first to cover the history of the small town that played a part in one of the most earth-shattering events of United States history, captures the people and events that have shaped Richland's character, including the Flood ofthe Atomic Frontier Days Festival, the relocation of the town to make way for the Hanford site's construction camp, and pictures gathered from Richland Reviews: 8.Atomic frontier days.

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