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Catalog Number 2012.037.002
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site-Inside the Plutonium Vault
Date 11/29/1988
Description Color photo of Rocky Flats employees inside the Building 707 plutonium vault. Rocky Flats began its mission as a nuclear weapons production facility in 1952. Prior to the start of the closure mission in 1995, Rocky Flats once stored the largest inventory of raw weapons grade plutonium of all of the Department of Energy sites.
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden without restriction.
Photo Courtesy of Department of Energy.
Collection Permanent
Caption Plutonium vault
Search Terms Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site