Robert Del TrediciCV Hiroshima, Japan. September 13, 1984, de la série At Work in the Fields of the Bomb, 1984, épreuve à la gélatine argentique, dimensions indéterminées.
These buildings were constructed by U.S. occupation forces five years after the end of World War II. The center was called the Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission (ABCC). Its mandate : to study the irradiated populations of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Its method : to diagnose radiation illness but not to treat it. Eighty thousand people were chosen to be studied and are being followed until their deaths.