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Radioactive isotope readied for shipment.

Picture, 1948, English

Radioactive isotope readied for shipment.

Picture, 1948, English

Caption:

Heavy metal container at the $20,000,000 Canadian Atomic Energy Plant at Chalk River, Ontario, for shipment to scientific researchers. Workers wear a rubber glove and a clamp is used to place the isotope in the container. Special instructions for handling the shipment by express employees have been stapled on the box cover.

Publisher

Toronto Star

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star Photograph Archive - Public Domain

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

G2--Canada-Ontario-Chalk River

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-2-124-GO-372