E.O. Lawrence, Enrico Fermi and I.I. Rabi (l to r), Nobel laureates who worked on or consulted on the Manhattan project. Photo courtesy Los Alamos National Laboratory
The Manhattan Project
The effort that produced the atomic bomb at
Los Alamos, New Mexico, in 1945 is documented with several
short videos and multiple copies of a booklet, published
specifically for the Library of Congress Local Legacy project,
entitled Los Alamos: Legacy of the Manhattan Project.
Originally submitted by: Pete V. Domenici,Senator.
The Local Legacies project provides a "snapshot" of American Culture as it was expressed in spring of 2000. Consequently, it is not being updated with new or revised information with the exception of "Related Website" links.