Women of the Manhattan Project

Rosemary Lane and Isabelle Karle, veterans of the Manhattan Project, spoke about their different experiences with the project and the various opportunities it… read more

Rosemary Lane and Isabelle Karle, veterans of the Manhattan Project, spoke about their different experiences with the project and the various opportunities it provided for them and other women in the 1940s. Ms. Lane spoke about her time as nurse in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and the various happenings at Oak Ridge that affected her life. Ms. Karle spoke about her experience as a chemist for the metallurgy laboratory at the University of Chicago, working on the element plutonium. Denise Kiernan, author of The Girls of Atomic City, moderated.

“Girls of the Manhattan Project” was a panel of the “70th Anniversary of the Manhattan Project” symposium held at the Carnegie Institution for Science in Washington, D.C. close

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Category:
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Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 29, 2015 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 13, 2015 | 5:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jun 29, 2015 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 29, 2015 | 10:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 30, 2015 | 1:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2015 | 5:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2015 | 9:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2015 | 1:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 12, 2015 | 1:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 13, 2015 | 5:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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