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Browse our collection of oral histories with workers, families, service members, and more about their experiences in the Manhattan Project.
Tour some of the key locations of the Manhattan Project with an audio guide.
Charlotte Serber (1911-1967) was the Los Alamos site librarian and only female group leader of the Manhattan Project.
Moddie Daniel Taylor (1912-1976) was an African American chemist who worked on the Manhattan Project from 1943-1945.
Paul Tibbets, Jr. (1915 – 2007) rose to brigadier general in the United States Air Force. As a colonel, he piloted the Enola Gay, which dropped the Little Boy bomb on Hiroshima.