Stories from the Atomic Age
The Evolution of Miss Atomic Bomb
Presented by Historian Robert Friedrichs
Miss Atomic Bomb stands in the desert with her arms stretched high to the sky, wearing a beaming smile and a mushroom cloud bathing suit. The photograph and its various other iterations are embedded in Las Vegas lore – but what’s the truth behind these iconic images? Join historian and founding member of the Atomic Museum, Robert Friedrichs, as he unravels the mysteries behind the people and circumstances that led to the creation of some of the most compelling and intriguing pictures of the Atomic Age.
When: Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 1:00 PM
Where: The Rodgers Auditorium at the Atomic Museum | 755 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Cost: Free with Atomic Museum admission or membership | Open to students and faculty with valid ID (Atomic Museum admission not included)
Space is limited and available only. First come, first served.