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How to stay safe in the atomic age: Charming posters from 1947 which show the health risks from radiation

Radiation Safety Poster From 1947. Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee. http://www.slideshare.net/radiationprevention/hackers-create-crowdsourced-radiation-monitoring-network

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The Secret City

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…

Surrey Pearmain - Border Oak - oak framed houses, oak framed garages and structures.

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Oak framed ceiling. Oak beams and rafters used to add warmth to this bathroom. #Oakmasters

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Country music legends Oak Ridge Boys are at Arlington Music Hall on April 19. Tickets on sale! www.arlingtonmusichall.com/CalendarofEvents/UpcomingEvents/tabid/64/Default.aspx

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Worcestershire Manor - Border Oak - oak framed houses, oak framed garages and structures.

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The room that started it all! - Seagull House in Devon was built in 1988 and is still the oak frame barn room that everybody remembers.

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