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J. Robert Oppenheimer, Enrico Fermi, and Ernest Lawrence People

PLEASE NOTE: The People pages are not yet available. Links to the pages listed below and to the left will be activated as content is developed.

Select people and organizations of the Manhattan Project have been grouped into the categories listed to the left. A quick overview of the groups of people contributing to the success of the Manhattan Project can be obtained by reading the summary pages for each of the categories, located in the left navigation bar. Each summary page also has a listing of all the people included in that category. For a complete menu of all people pages, see the comprehensive list of people below.

Comprehensive List of People

  • Bush, Vannevar
  • Compton, Arthur H.
  • Conant, James B.
  • Groves, Leslie R.
  • Lawrence, Ernest O.
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Truman, Harry S.

Civilian Organizations
  • Du Pont Company
  • National Defense Research Committee (NDRC)
  • Office of Scientific Research and Development (OSRD)
  • S-1 (Uranium) Committee
  • University of California
  • Bethe, Hans
  • Chadwick, James
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Fermi, Enrico
  • Feynman, Richard
  • Franck, James
  • Fuchs, Klaus
  • Rotblat, Joseph
  • Seaborg, Glenn T.
  • Serber, Robert
  • Szilard, Leo
  • Teller, Edward
  • Wigner, Eugene
  • York, Herbert
Military Organizations
  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • Counterintelligence Corps (CIC)
  • Military Police
  • Special Engineering Detachment (SED)
  • Women's Army Corps (WAC)
Support and Non-Technical Personnel
  • Construction
  • Community Administration and Operation
  • Information Management
  • Industrial Health and Safety
  • Production Operators

Sources and notes for this page.

The text for this page is original to the Department of Energy's Office of History and Heritage Resources. The base map of the United States is taken from the History Office publication: The Signature Facilities of the Manhattan Project (Washington: History Division, Department of Energy, 2001); the labels are original to the Department of Energy's Office of History and Heritage Resources.

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