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

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
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