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William Sterling Parsons papers, 1943-1953.

Author: William Sterling Parsons
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, journal of Parson's activities (1951-1952) as commander of Cruiser Division Six, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, articles, newspaper clippings, and other material relating primarily to his role in the development and testing of the atomic bomb (Manhattan Project, the bombing of Hiroshima, and Operation Crossroads). Correspondents include Bernard M. Baruch, Vannevar Bush, Robert B. Carney, Karl Compton, Ralph  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Bernard M Baruch; Vannevar Bush; Robert Bostwick Carney; K T Compton; George Fielding Eliot; James Forrestal; James M Gavin; Leslie R Groves; David Eli Lilienthal; Ernest Kidder Lindley; Lewis L Strauss; Ralph Jr Earle; Bernard M Baruch; Vannevar Bush; Robert Bostwick Carney; K T Compton; George Fielding Eliot; James Forrestal; James M Gavin; Leslie R Groves; David Eli Lilienthal; Ernest Kidder Lindley; Lewis L Strauss
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: William Sterling Parsons
OCLC Number: 82604692
Description: 1500 items. 3 containers.

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Correspondence, journal of Parson's activities (1951-1952) as commander of Cruiser Division Six, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, articles, newspaper clippings, and other material relating primarily to his role in the development and testing of the atomic bomb (Manhattan Project, the bombing of Hiroshima, and Operation Crossroads). Correspondents include Bernard M. Baruch, Vannevar Bush, Robert B. Carney, Karl Compton, Ralph Earle, Jr., George Fielding Eliot, James Forrestal, James Gavin, Leslie R. Groves, David E. Lilienthal, Ernest K. Lindley, and Lewis L. Strauss.

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