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File:Trinity Site Obelisk National Historic Landmark.jpg


This is an image of a place or building that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places in the United States. Its reference number is 66000493.

Description Looking at the Trinity Site obelisk, head-on.

The black plaque on top reads:

Trinity Site Where The World's First Nuclear Device Was Exploded On July 16, 1945

Erected 1965 White Sands Missile Range J Frederick Thorlin Major General U.S. Army Commanding

The gold plaque below it declares the site a National Historic Landmark, and reads:

Trinity Site has been designated a National Historical Landmark

This Site Possesses National Significance In Commemorating The History of the United States of America

1975 National Park Service

United States Department of the Interior
Date 2 October 2010, 12:00:57
Source Flickr: Trinity Site Obelisk National Historic Landmark
Author Samat Jain
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33° 40′ 38.13″ N, 106° 28′ 31.64″ W

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