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Manhattan Project Chemist Virginia Coleman

Virginia Coleman was a chemist for the Manhattan Project in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. In an interview conducted by the Atomic Heritage Foundation, she… read more

Virginia Coleman was a chemist for the Manhattan Project in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. In an interview conducted by the Atomic Heritage Foundation, she recalled her journey to join the secretive project to develop the atomic bomb and described social life at the site as well as her career as a social worker following World War II. The “Voices of the Manhattan Project” oral history collection was created by the Atomic Heritage Foundation and is managed by the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History. close

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Manhattan Project Chemist Virginia Coleman Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
508534-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 14, 2021 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 24, 2021 | 8:58am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 14, 2021 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 23, 2021 | 9:21pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 24, 2021 | 3:10am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 24, 2021 | 8:58am EST | C-SPAN 3