|Title||Observation tower on Parry Island, August 9, 1964 |
|Photographer||Sneddon, James O. |
|Notes||Images documenting the Radiological Survey of Eniwetok, Bikini and Rongelap Atolls between July and September 1964.|
Caption with image: The group loaded back into the boat and headed north along Parry Island, passing the big dock which had served hundreds of supply ships during the testing program. The tall observation tower, visible from far out in the lagoon, was the first thing to be seen as the M-boats returned from trips to outlying islands. 9245-16A
Parry Island was renamed Medren Island after the 1960s.
Radiological Survey of Bikini, Eniwetok and Rongelap Atolls, Volume 2, p.37.
|Source||Radiological Survey of Bikini, Eniwetok and Rongelap Atolls |
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Watch towers--Marshall Islands--Enewetak Atoll|
|Location Depicted||Marshall Islands - Enewetak Atoll |
|Digital Collection||Lauren R. Donaldson Collection|
|Order Number||DON0048 |
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Lauren R. Donaldson Papers. Accession No. 2932-007, Box 23 |
|Object Type||Photograph |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL at 100-250 dpi in JPEG format, saved at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2007. |