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Title
AI developing nuclear reactor
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1959
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated August 6, 1959 reads, "Nuclear "Fuel" - Atomics International scientist prepares a wafer of radioactive uranium dioxide for a critical experiment in connection with the advanced nuclear reactor concept the North American Aviation division is developing for Southwest Atomic Energy Associates. A sealed box, fitted with a thick window and rubber gloves, affords protection against nuclear contamination."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00108545
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d007_f31_i22
CARL0005217255
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/45523
Subject
North American Aviation.--Atomics International Division
Industrial facilities--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear engineering--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear reactors--California--Los Angeles
Nuclear engineering--Safety measures
Uranium as fuel
Nuclear fuels
Canoga Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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