Archive Video: Atomic Blast in the Desert
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Archive Video: Atomic Blast in the Desert

In a Sept. 13, 1945, broadcast, Maj. General L.R. Groves, development director, and Dr. J.R. Oppenheimer, collaborating scientist, lead a survey group into an area of New Mexico that was the site of a test explosion of America's super-mystery weapon -- the Atomic Bomb. Video by Universal International News/The National Archives

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