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Trinity Crater - Ground Zero

Photograph depicting General Leslie Groves, Dr. Robert Oppenheimer and other members of the Manhattan Project inspecting the remains of the test tower

General Leslie Groves, Dr. Robert Oppenheimer (to the left of the General in this picture) and other members of the Manhattan Project inspect the remains of the test tower.  Before detonation, the tower (made of steel) stood one-hundred feet tall.


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Photo online, courtesy U.S. Department of Energy.

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