Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on April 21, 1959. When it was first founded in 1942 to supply housing for workers at the Atomic Energy Commission plant, Oak Ridge was a military reservation. Since the end of World War II, however, the AEC has removed the fence that once surrounded Oak Ridge and gradually given more voice in matters of community policy to the town council, an elected body with advisory powers only. On May 5, Oak Ridge's transformation from military control to self-government was…

Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on April 21, 1959. When it was first founded in 1942 to supply housing for workers at the Atomic Energy Commission plant, Oak Ridge was a military reservation. Since the end of World War II, however, the AEC has removed the fence that once surrounded Oak Ridge and gradually given more voice in matters of community policy to the town council, an elected body with advisory powers only. On May 5, Oak Ridge's transformation from military control to self-government was…

Alphabet Houses at Oak Ridge - Groves appointed 34-year-old Colonel Kenneth D. Nichols as his second in command. Nichols’ title was district engineer for the Manhatttan Engineer District (MED). Using the Andrew Jackson Hotel in Knoxville as his base, Nichols began working on the production site in East Tennessee.

Alphabet Houses at Oak Ridge - Groves appointed 34-year-old Colonel Kenneth D. Nichols as his second in command. Nichols’ title was district engineer for the Manhatttan Engineer District (MED). Using the Andrew Jackson Hotel in Knoxville as his base, Nichols began working on the production site in East Tennessee.

In Oak Ridge, TN, American Museum of Science and Energy is a center for exploration dedicated to the WWII Manhattan Project history and the science that emerged from Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Live demonstrations, interactive exhibits and presentations. Open daily. Self-guided tour. Allow two hours. Family fun

In Oak Ridge, TN, American Museum of Science and Energy is a center for exploration dedicated to the WWII Manhattan Project history and the science that emerged from Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Live demonstrations, interactive exhibits and presentations. Open daily. Self-guided tour. Allow two hours. Family fun

Oak Ridge is a city in Anderson and Roane counties in the eastern part of the U.S. state of Tennessee, about 25 miles (40 km) west of Knoxville. Oak Ridge's population was 27,387 at the 2000 census. The portion of the city located in Anderson County is included in the Knoxville Metropolitan Area, while the portion located in Roane County is included in the Harriman, Tennessee Micropolitan Statistical Area; both of these areas are components of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette, TN…

Oak Ridge is a city in Anderson and Roane counties in the eastern part of the U.S. state of Tennessee, about 25 miles (40 km) west of Knoxville. Oak Ridge's population was 27,387 at the 2000 census. The portion of the city located in Anderson County is included in the Knoxville Metropolitan Area, while the portion located in Roane County is included in the Harriman, Tennessee Micropolitan Statistical Area; both of these areas are components of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette, TN…

1044 W Outer Dr, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

1044 W Outer Dr, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Reader’s Guide: ‛Cozy Mysteries’ at Oak Ridge Public Library – News – Oakridger – Oak Ridge, TN –  Tennessee News

Reader’s Guide: ‛Cozy Mysteries’ at Oak Ridge Public Library – News – Oakridger – Oak Ridge, TN – Tennessee News

111 Morgan Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

111 Morgan Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Drexel Heritage Furniture history - furniture made for Manhattan Project housting at Oak Ridge, TN in the 1940's

Drexel Heritage Furniture history - furniture made for Manhattan Project housting at Oak Ridge, TN in the 1940's

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