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Hiroshima after the Atomic Bomb (2 of 5) by Shigeo Hayashi
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2. A723-741 photo by Shigeo HAYASHI / Photographed from the roof of new Chugoku Shimbun building / October, 1945 / Location: Kami-Nagarekawa-cho (now, Ebisu-cho) / Distance from hypocenter: approx. 870m


Panoramic photos from the new Chugoku Shimbun building that stood where Mitsukoshi Department Store stands now. From the observation room on the roof, one could see the entire city, the Chugoku mountain range and surrounding islands. That entire landscape was transformed on August 6.

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Copyright: Shigeo Hayashi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 15208x7604
Taken: 05/10/1945
Uploaded: 25/07/2011
Updated: 16/10/2014
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