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Y-12 Calutron Operators

Calutron Operators monitored various components of the machine used to separate isotopes of uranium. Calutron operators were predominately female and worked in shifts 24 hours a day.

Y-12 Calutron Operators

Subject

Manhattan Project | Uranium enrichment | Calutron

Creator

Records of the Atomic Energy Commission, Record Group 326

Source

Formerly Classified Correspondence Files, 1942-1947

Date

ca. 1944

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Still Image

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 1518690

Coverage

Oak Ridge (Tenn.)

Original Format

Photograph Print 8" x 10"
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