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Barton C. Hacker Papers, 1955-1995

Color photograph of an [early morning?] bomb test at an American Southwest test site, ca. 1960s.

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The Barton C. Hacker Papers document Hacker’s career as a historian of radiation safety, and primarily consist of materials related to his service as historian to the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Dosimetry Research Project, beginning in 1979. The collection also contains general research materials, committee documents, and conference proceedings and papers.

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Scope and Content Note


2.1 cubic feet; 6 boxes


The Barton C. Hacker Papers are arranged into four series: I: Department of Energy Dosimetry Research Project Research Files, 1955-1991; II: General Research Files, 1960-1995; III: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Files, 1995; IV: Papers and Conference Materials, 1974-1994. Folders are arranged chronologically within each series.

Related Papers

The Barton C. and Sally L. Hacker Nuclear Affairs Collection, The History of Atomic Energy Collection, Nuclear Science Technical Reports Collection, Oregon State University Radiation Safety Department Records.

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