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Rongelap family relaxing in a village on Rongelap Atoll, summer 1964

Description:
Images documenting the Radiological Survey of Eniwetok, Bikini and Rongelap Atolls between July and September 1964. Caption with image: A Rongelap mother fondles her child and father relaxes nearby during a siesta in the village. Visitors were impressed with the apparent warmth and closeness of the Rongelap families. There was a marked absence o... Marshall Islands - Rongelap Atoll
Display date:
1964
Location:
Marshall Islands
Format:
image
Collections:
Digital Public Library of America
Contributors:
University of Washington
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University of Washington
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