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Blandy, William H. P. (William Henry Purnell) 1890-1954

Overview
Works: 15 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 218 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Special events radio coverage  Radio news programs 
Roles: Speaker, Author
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Gunnery safety precautions : their origin and necessity by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atom bomb, world news roundup ex. Admiral Blanding [i.e. Blandy] & intro( Recording )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Report from Vice Admiral Blandy from Bikini on the atom bomb blast
Vice admiral W.H.P. Blandy( Visual )

2 editions published in 1951 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Operation Crossroads : broadcast on atomic energy( Recording )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The program opens with Vice Admiral H.P. Blandy, speaking from the Marshall Islands aboard the USS McKinley. As director of Operation Crossroads, he explains that an atomic energy explosion test will take place on Bikini Island. From the Coolidge Auditorium, many prominent Americans, as well as ordinary citizens, express their concerns about the atomic bomb and nuclear energy. Voices heard include Harold C. Urey, Medford Evans, Harold L. Ickes, Harold Stassen, William O. Douglas, Joseph E. Davies, Albert Einstein, Henry A. Wallace, Archibald MacLeish, and Luther Evans
Report of operations against Okinawa Gunto, including the capture of Kerama Retto and the eastern islands of Okinawa, March-April, 1945( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William H.P. Blandy papers by William H. P Blandy( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, reports, speeches, biographical material, scrapbooks, and clippings chiefly relating to Blandy's World War II service as head of the U.S. Navy Dept. Bureau of Ordnance and afterward as director of Operation Crossroads, the atomic tests at Bikini Island in 1946
by William H. P Blandy( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, reports, speeches, biographical material, scrapbooks, and clippings, relating chiefly to Blandy's World War II service as head of the U.S. Navy Dept. Bureau of Ordnance and afterward as director of Operation Crossroads, the atomic tests at Bikini Island in 1946
Atom bomb, Admiral Blandi [i.e. Blandy] from ship( Recording )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Admiral P. Blandy speaks from the bridge of his flagship the USS Mount McKinley
Operation Crossroads : a program on the control of on atomic energy, 10:00-11:00 pm EST, May 28, 1946( Recording )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The program opens with Vice Admiral H.P. Blandy, speaking from the Marshall Islands aboard the USS McKinley. As director of Operation Crossroads, he explains that an atomic energy explosion test will take place on Bikini Island. From the Coolidge Auditorium, many prominent Americans, as well as ordinary citizens, express their concerns about the atomic bomb and nuclear energy. Voices heard include Harold C. Urey, Medford Evans, Harold L. Ickes, Harold Stassen, William O. Douglas, Joseph E. Davies, Albert Einstein, Henry A. Wallace, Archibald MacLeish, and Luther Evans. 3 ancillary 78 rpm discs contain recording of Open hearing broadcast May 21, 1946. 2 CD audiodiscs include digitized versions of Operation Crossroads and Open Hearing. Digital discs copied from 78 rpm records by University of Iowa Marketing and Media Production for the University of Iowa Libraries, 2012
 
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Alternative Names
William H. P. Blandy Admiral der United States Navy

William H. P. Blandy Amerikaans officier (1890-1954)

William H. P. Blandy ammiraglio statunitense

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Languages
English (19)