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History of the Los Alamos Jewish Center, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 1944 to 1957.

Abraham I. Shinedling

History of the Los Alamos Jewish Center, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 1944 to 1957.

by Abraham I. Shinedling

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Published in [Albuquerque?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico,
  • Los Alamos.
    • Subjects:
    • Los Alamos Jewish Center.,
    • Jews -- New Mexico -- Los Alamos.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF804.L6 S5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination68 p.
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6243645M
      LC Control Number58003455
      OCLC/WorldCa2496090

      An introduction to a Short History of Alamos, Sonora, Mexico. “Here is something Special”, Spanish explorer Vasquez de Coronado noted in as he headed north, passing by tall white rocks on Alamos de Sierra. This is the opening chapter to “A Short History of Alamos” written, filmed and edited by Anders Tomlinson. Narrated by Bruce Miles.   A new book by oral historian Peter Malmgren and journalist Kay Matthews, Los Alamos Revisited: A Workers' History, shares the stories of northern New Mexico residents who worked at the Los Alamos laboratory during the Manhattan Project and after the Malmgren writes, "The historical record is filled with accounts from scientists and pundits, but the voices .

      In the spring of , a sizeable contingent of British scientists arrived at Los Alamos as well. It was a most remarkable collection of talent and machinery that settled this remote outpost of the Manhattan Project. Establishing Los Alamos, ; Early Bomb Design, ; Basic Research at Los Alamos, There are 2 Historical Societies in Los Alamos, New Mexico, serving a population of 12, people in an area of 12 square is 1 Historical Society per 6, people, and 1 Historical Society per 5 square miles.. In New Mexico, Los Alamos is ranked 5th of cities in Historical Societies per capita, and 4th of cities in Historical Societies per square mile.

      The Wives of Los Alamos book. Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. I've long been fascinated by the history of Los Alamos and the development of the atomic bomb. The Laboratory was located in Los Alamos, New Mexico and the secret project was The Manhattan Project/5. Los Alamos, New Mexico, was the site of Project Y, or the top-secret atomic weapons laboratory directed by J. Robert Oppenheimer. The site was so secret that one mailbox, PO Box , served as the mailing address for the entire town. The mountains allowed the scientists ample opportunity to relax, by skiing, swimming, and hiking. But they spent most of their time in .


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History of the Los Alamos Jewish Center, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 1944 to 1957 by Abraham I. Shinedling Download PDF EPUB FB2

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A social history of New Mexico’s “Atomic City” Los Alamos, New Mexico, birthplace of the Atomic Age, is the community that revolutionized modern weaponry and science. An “instant city,” created inLos Alamos quickly grew to accommodate six thousand people—scientists and experts who came to work in the top-secret laboratories.

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Los Alamos, city, seat () of Los Alamos county, north-central New Mexico, U.S. It lies on the Pajarito Plateau (elevation 7, feet [2, metres]) of the Jemez Mountains, 35 miles (56 km) northwest of Santa Fe.

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Despite all of that, the Los Alamos of Ellen’s childhood still casts long shadows. Los Alamos is still where the majority of the Lab’s 9, employees live. It’s where their children go to school. It’s where an open road can stop suddenly at a gate, with a pass offering the only chance of entry—as in   Los Alamos History Museum: Historical Perspective - See traveler reviews, 93 candid photos, and great deals for Los Alamos, NM, at Tripadvisor.5/5().

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), the laboratory that produced the first atomic bombs used during World War II and home of the primary nuclear weapons research facility in the United States.

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On Jthe world's first atomic bomb was detonated miles south of Los Alamos at Trinity Site on the Alamogordo Bombing Range. Under the project leadership of General Leslie R. Groves and staff direction of J. Robert Oppenheimer, scientists at the Laboratory had successfully weaponized the atom.

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Los Alamos is located on the Pajarito Plateau, in the mountains of Northern New Mexico. It is approximately 90 miles north of Albuquerque, 35 miles from Santa Fe, and 55 miles from Taos.

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