The main control room at the K-25 uranium enrichment plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. (Ed Westcott-the only authorized photographer on the facility/DOE); The U.S. government built the facility there for the Manhattan Project -- the secret World War II program that developed the atomic bomb

The main control room at the K-25 uranium enrichment plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. (Ed Westcott-the only authorized photographer on the facility/DOE); The U.S. government built the facility there for the Manhattan Project -- the secret World War II program that developed the atomic bomb

Oak Ridge Boys - Elvira. Maybe you had to be there, but this was really a cool song in the early 80s.

Oak Ridge Boys - Elvira. Maybe you had to be there, but this was really a cool song in the early 80s.

Home Free - Elvira (feat. The Oak Ridge Boys)- ONE OF MY NEW FAV SONGS!!!!!!♥♥♥♥♥♥♥

Home Free - Elvira (feat. The Oak Ridge Boys)- ONE OF MY NEW FAV SONGS!!!!!!♥♥♥♥♥♥♥

The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Behind the Bomb   Operator at a reactor control panel

The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Behind the Bomb

The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Behind the Bomb Operator at a reactor control panel

Oak Ridge is a city in Anderson and Roane counties in the eastern part of the U.S. state of Tennessee, about 25 miles (40 km) west of Knoxville. Oak Ridge's population was 27,387 at the 2000 census. The portion of the city located in Anderson County is included in the Knoxville Metropolitan Area, while the portion located in Roane County is included in the Harriman, Tennessee Micropolitan Statistical Area; both of these areas are components of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette, TN…

Oak Ridge is a city in Anderson and Roane counties in the eastern part of the U.S. state of Tennessee, about 25 miles (40 km) west of Knoxville. Oak Ridge's population was 27,387 at the 2000 census. The portion of the city located in Anderson County is included in the Knoxville Metropolitan Area, while the portion located in Roane County is included in the Harriman, Tennessee Micropolitan Statistical Area; both of these areas are components of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette, TN…

Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on April 21, 1959. When it was first founded in 1942 to supply housing for workers at the Atomic Energy Commission plant, Oak Ridge was a military reservation. Since the end of World War II, however, the AEC has removed the fence that once surrounded Oak Ridge and gradually given more voice in matters of community policy to the town council, an elected body with advisory powers only. On May 5, Oak Ridge's transformation from military control to self-government was…

Oak Ridge, Tennessee, on April 21, 1959. When it was first founded in 1942 to supply housing for workers at the Atomic Energy Commission plant, Oak Ridge was a military reservation. Since the end of World War II, however, the AEC has removed the fence that once surrounded Oak Ridge and gradually given more voice in matters of community policy to the town council, an elected body with advisory powers only. On May 5, Oak Ridge's transformation from military control to self-government was…

In this blog post, a woman writes about her faith; her father, a one-time Paulist novice; and our one-time novitiate and retreat house at Mount Paul in Oak Ridge, NJ.

In this blog post, a woman writes about her faith; her father, a one-time Paulist novice; and our one-time novitiate and retreat house at Mount Paul in Oak Ridge, NJ.

City Behind A Fence: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 1942-1946  -- Paperback (272 pages), kindle -- Created by the US government as part of rhe Manhattan Project to aid in the construction of the first atomic bomb, Oak Ridge grew to a population of 70,000 in 1945. #WWII #History

City Behind A Fence: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 1942-1946 -- Paperback (272 pages), kindle -- Created by the US government as part of rhe Manhattan Project to aid in the construction of the first atomic bomb, Oak Ridge grew to a population of 70,000 in 1945. #WWII #History

Country music legends Oak Ridge Boys are at Arlington Music Hall on April 19. Tickets on sale! www.arlingtonmusichall.com/CalendarofEvents/UpcomingEvents/tabid/64/Default.aspx

Country music legends Oak Ridge Boys are at Arlington Music Hall on April 19. Tickets on sale! www.arlingtonmusichall.com/CalendarofEvents/UpcomingEvents/tabid/64/Default.aspx

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