Document Details


Title:
Letter From Edward Teller to H.A. Fidler, Subject: Plowshare Program
Author(s):
Teller, E [Univ of California Radiation Lab, Livermore]
Subject Terms:
Isotope Production; Mining; Nuclear Explosive; Plowshare Program; Project Chariot; Project Gnome; Rainier; UCRL; Water Distillation
Addressee:
Fidler, H.A. (US Atomic Energy Commission, San Francisco Office)
Document Location:
DOE/NV Nuclear Testing Archive, P.O. Box 98521, City: Las Vegas, State: NV, Zip: 89193-8521, Phone:(702)295-0712, Fax:(702)295-1808, Email:cic@nv.doe.gov; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Archives and Records Office, 1 Cyclotron Road, Mailstop 69-104, City: Berkeley, State: CA, Zip: 94720, Phone:(510)486-5525, Fax:(510)486-7200, Email:jwstoner@lbl.gov
Document Categories:
Science and Technology\General
Document Type:
CORRESPONDENCE, LETTERS, MEMOS
Publication Date:
1958 Jun 27
Declassification Date:
1997 Apr 14
Declassification Status:
Declassified
Document Pages:
5
Accession Number:
OOB980598
Document Number(s):
1-5-3; BY 58-72; A71892; BY5872
Originating Research Org.:
University of California Radiation Laboratory
OpenNet Entry Date:
1998 Jan 26
Description/Abstract:
Letter from Edward Teller of the University of California Radiation Laboratory, Livermore to H.A. Fidler of the San Francisco Operations Office of the US Atomic Energy Commission regarding the Plowshare Program activities at UCRL. Studies included: canal digging, harbor formation, power and isotope studies, mining and artificial aquifers. Letter also summarizes Alaska projects: Project Chariot (Alaska harbor project) and salt experiments (Project Gnome).


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