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Communications Building after the explosion, Hiroshima, Japan, circa 1945

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Summary:Communications Building (1400 meters), general view looking away from the hypocenter in Hiroshima, Japan, circa 1945. Identifiers on photograph: J329870 17a; AFIP HB-207-B.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:Asia
Place of origin – Country:Japan
Place of origin – Settlement:Hiroshima
Temporal subject: 1941-1950
Geographical subject – Continent:Asia
Geographical subject – Country:Japan
Geographical subject – Settlement:Hiroshima
Topical subjects: Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission
Atomic bomb -- Japan -- Hiroshima
Communication facilities
War damage
ArchivesUM location:Albert W. Hilberg collection
  • box 1
  • item AH-003
Repository:Gordon W. Prange Collection
Browse terms:War, Military
Collection:Digital Collections
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