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This collection consists of four booklets related to the atomic bomb dating from 1945 to 1969. Included is "The Story of the Atomic Bomb" which contains articles William L. Laurence wrote for the New York Times from September to October 1945; "The Atomic Bomb and the End of the World" by Hyman J. Appelman in 1954; "If an Attack Comes," articles reprinted from the Evening Sun of Baltimore, MD in...
This collection consists of reports, letters, books, slides, and other materials documenting Hymer Friedell's work on the biological effects of radiation between 1943 and 1996. Much of the material dates from the Manhattan Project era and shortly thereafter. Of particular interest are slides documenting the aftermath of the Hiroshima bomb (1945) and a trip to Moscow (1966), books about the Manhattan project, and retrospective accounts of Friedell's work from the 1990s.