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

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Works: 14 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 144 library holdings
Roles: Speaker
Classifications: VF520,
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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 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Papers of William H.P. Blandy 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
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
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
 
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English (14)