Katherine Kimsey Secrist was born on June 3, 1923. In her interview, she describes what her life was like while working on the Manhattan Project, what happened to her while trying to take a shortcut through a magnetic field, and how her family took the news when she ended her vow of secrecy.
The Manhattan Project Civilian
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View By SegmentFueling the Atomic Bomb
Inside the Magnetic Field
Leaving Oak Ridge