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    Morris Jeppson Signed Drawing of the Hiroshima Mushroom Cloud. "M.R.J." 8.5" x 11". Here is an illustration of the atomic bomb drop over Hiroshima by Lt. Morris R. Jeppson, assistant weaponeer aboard the Enola Gay during that world-changing event. Jeppson, who was tasked with entering the bomb bay, removing the weapon's safety plugs and replacing them arming plugs, draws representations of the mushroom cloud and Enola Gay, with notes concerning the height of the cloud, the altitude of explosion, and the height from which the bomb was dropped.
    Condition: Crisp, with only minimal handling wear.


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    April, 2016
    5th Tuesday
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