Experimental Evaluation of the Fallout-Radiation Protection Afforded by a Southwestern Residence

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Report regarding experiments made to determine the fallout-radiation protection offered by a "single-story stucco and frame house with a heavy shake roof and no basement," (p. 5) which is noted as being popular in the southwestern United States.

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25 p. : ill.

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Burson, Z.; Parry, D. & Borella, H. March 14, 1961.

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  • Corsbie, R. L. "Approved by: R. L. Corsbie, Director, Civil Effects Test Operations, U. S. Atomic Energy Commission."

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Report regarding experiments made to determine the fallout-radiation protection offered by a "single-story stucco and frame house with a heavy shake roof and no basement," (p. 5) which is noted as being popular in the southwestern United States.

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25 p. : ill.

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"Issuance Date: February 1962"

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  • Report No.: CEX-60.5
  • OCLC: 12885019 | External Link
  • Archival Resource Key (ARK): ark:/67531/metadc13036
  • Government Documents No.: Y 3.At 7:22/CEX-60.5
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc13036

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  • March 14, 1961

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Burson, Z.; Parry, D. & Borella, H. Experimental Evaluation of the Fallout-Radiation Protection Afforded by a Southwestern Residence, report, March 14, 1961; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc13036/: accessed April 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.