The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

The fellow who lighted the fuse

A fuse is lit by the Japanese at Pearl Harbor in 1941 and results in the nuclear explosion at Hiroshima, Japan, in 1945. By Carey Orr.



15.8 x 15 cm

Tribune Company

full color

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Daily Tribune (August 8, 1945), p. 1

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