Home > Russia joins America as a nuclear power...
Show image list »
Russia joins America as a nuclear power...
Item # 671942
September 24, 1949
THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1949
* Semipalatinsk Test Site "The Polygon"
* Soviet atomic bomb project revealed
* Joins America as a nuclear super power
The top of the front page has a five column headline: "ATOM BLAST IN RUSSIA DISCLOSED; TRUMAN AGAIN ASKS U.N. CONTROL; VISHINSKY PROPOSES A PEACE PACT" with many subheads. (see)
Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century