• Short Summary

    First pictures of underground atomic bomb test on Nevada Desert.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    The newly developed satchel atom bomb. Nevada, United States of America (USA).

    LS soldiers and officers walking towards bomb site in desert. LS atomic bomb exploding underground, troops in foreground. LS explosion repeated.

    According to the commentator these are first pictures of an underground nuclear bomb test.

    Date on dope sheet is 07/04/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2676.23
    Media URN:
    79465
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:32:00 / 01:54:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 2729 D

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