1950s Unlimited
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1950s Unlimited
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Atomic Bomb Blast, 1955
Blue afterglow remains in the atmosphere surrounding the atomic 
cloud as the mushroom takes shape in the thin light of dawn. The 
weird effect persisted about 7 seconds after the boiling mass
lost its firey hues. 
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Sands Hotel Copa Girl Linda Lawson, wearing A-Bomb Crown, is crowned “Miss Cue” to illustrate another mis-firing of the Operation Cue Bomb. 1955
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Design: H. Lievens, 1967
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Atom
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thechurchofsplatterdaysaints:

The cloud from an A-Bomb test at Yucca Flats, Nevada, stretches out and floats away over the desert.
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Bomb Shelter, 1959
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scanzen:

Visitors to the American Museum of Atomic Energy, now AMSE, learn about radioactive isotopes in the Museum’s original location on Warehouse Road in Oak Ridge. Circa 1949.
via American Museum of Science and Energy
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imperialgoogie:

memories65:

Atomic Jet - St. George’s Park Calgary, Alberta 1958

And now we won’t let our children near anything atomic!
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chromasy:

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Septic tank converted to 6 person bomb shelter, 1951
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Miss Sputnik, c.1950s
          Anne Marie Dupont, AKA: Dyna Sputnik was from Dijon, Central France and
          trained in classical ballet.       
vintage scans
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Safety first, 1950s