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Lookout Mountain Laboratory

Overview
Works: 36 works in 42 publications in 1 language and 478 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Educational films  Silent films  Drama  Newsreels  Television commercials  Instructional films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: U264.4.S68, 623.45119
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Most widely held works by Lookout Mountain Laboratory
America's atomic bomb tests( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After World War II, American scientists and military officials conducted numerous atomic tests in the American Southwest; now this incredible documentary footage (intended for internal use and not declassified until 1997) comes to light in three essential DVDs
Nuclear war films. the beginning & the end, atomic weapons orientation films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently declassified U.S. government films which explain the physics and mechanics of the destructive power of America's nuclear arsenal, with passing mention of delivery systems. Although the different films are various revisions, they are apparently intended to be viewed in the sequence presented, and apparently intended for military personnel or civilians in the defense sector
Operation Ivy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1952 and 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preparing for, and actually, detonating the then-largest known atomic devices at Eniwetok Island, under the code name Operation Ivy
Military participation on Buster Jangle( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The nuclear weapons programs had to keep pace with changing aircraft designs and evolving military tactics and Buster-Jangle was the test that introduced the compact-sized Mark 7 nuclear bomb, a bomb that could be flown by aircraft as well as fighter jets. This episode chronicles each of the seven Buster-Jangle shots."
Military participation on Tumbler/Snapper( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the preparation for 8 separate atomic bomb tests that were done in sequence, the tests themselves, and the consequences (e.g. radioactive fallout) of each. The tests were performed in Nevada; the first 4 were designated Tumbler, while the last 4 were designated Snapper
Military participation on Buster Jangle( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All about the testing of atomic bombs and other nuclear weapons in a remote desert region in Nevada in 1950-51
Military effects on Operation REDWING( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the results, mainly in radioactive fallout, of the 17 detonations of nuclear weapons at Eniwetok and Bikini Atolls that comprised Operation REDWING in 1956
Nuclear war films. bombing techniques tested, first H-bomb detonated, new bomb designs perfected & civil defense measures evaluated( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Operation Tumbler) "This film documents the technological and methodological measuring techniques used and photographic analyses employed in the obtaining of data necessary to arrive at more accurate blast yield predictions."--Container
In case of nuclear war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of short films on the atom bomb and hydrogen bomb, originally produced primarily in the 1950s
Nuclear war films. effectiveness against submarines tested, second generation devices evaluated & military effects quantified( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Operation Wigwam) "450 miles off the San Diego coast, the U.S. Navy detonated a submerged 30 kiloton fission device to determine its effectiveness as a weapon against submarines, as well as to record the effects of wave creation at nearby, Intermediate and long distances from the explosion."--Container
House on Haunted Hill ; The atomic brain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House on Haunted Hill: As the host of a strange overnight sleepover, Vincent Price convinces his guests that if they stay locked inside his house all night, he'll pay each survivor $10,000 once morning comes. It is not as easy as it sounds, especially when his visitors start dropping like flies
Nuclear war films. military effects quantified, ballistic missile systems evaluated & designs rush-tested before the 1958-1961 nuclear test moratorium( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Operation Plumbbob : military effects studies) A series of 29 explosions at the Nevada test site, all intended to quantify effects on a variety of targets, not all of which were military
Nuclear war films. live troops sent into the fray, new bomb designs perfected, bombing techniques tested & tactical nuclear weapons developed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Technical report, Tumbler-Snapper) An overview of the technical details of the thermonuclear device detonated in Operation Tumbler-Snapper, apparently originally intended for viewing by officers
Nuclear war films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(The Navy's part in Operation Sandstone) The Navy's scientific participation in the test is shown, and its tremendous logistic efforts in transporting everything needed for this operation to the middle of the Pacific Ocean
Nuclear war films. new bomb designs perfected, thermonuclear fusion tested and live troops sent into the fray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Operation Greenhouse) A short film which contains a briefer summary of the information given in the previous film
Nuclear war films. nuclear weapons employed from the edge of space to the Earth's interior and about the oceans in-between from before the 1958-61 nuclear test moratorium to the search for peaceful applications( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Vela Uniform participation in Operation Nougat and Gnome) Vela Uniform Program studied seismological wave patterns from 'peaceful-use' nuclear tests, as a means of detecting nuclear tests world-wide. Vela Uniform is a project under the supervision of the U.S. Advanced Research Projects Agency
Bikini Radiobiological Laboratory( Visual )

2 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Documents the Bikini Research Project by the Applied Fisheries Laboratory, University of Washington. Shows how, in order to trace and study the nature of radioactivity in the life cycles throughout an aquatic environment in which an atomic explosion has occurred, the Laboratory returns year after year to make comparative studies on the observable effects of radiation on various forms of life."--Educational Media Collection abstracts
Nuclear war films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Operation Castle : atomic warfare countermeasures) Simply hosing down with sea water is shown to greatly reduce the amount of measurable radiation on naval vessels after exposure to a nuclear blast. Newly commissioned ships now all have this capability built in, and older ships are shown being retrofitted with this high-power version of a sprinkler system
Operation Sandstone : sixth, seventh and eighth atomic bomb test, Eniwetok Atoll, Marshall Islands( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation SANDSTONE was the second test series (three detonations) to be held in the Marshall Islands but it differed from the first series (CROSSROADS in 1946) in that it was primarily an AEC scientific test series with the armed forces serving in a supporting role. Its purpose was to proof-test Improved-design atomic weapons, whereas the purpose of CROSSROADS was to test nuclear weapons effects on ships
Nuclear war films. bomb damage assessments evaluated, nuclear artillery deployed & new bomb designs perfected( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(The 280 MM atomic gun at the Nevada Proving Ground) The rapid deployment and the firing of the largest artillery piece ever built, with both high-explosive and atomic shells
 
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Alternative Names
United States. Air Force. Lookout Mountain Laboratory

Languages
English (30)

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