Demolition of West Stands

Workmen from Harvey Wrecking Company began demolition of the West Stands of Stagg Field on August 15, 1957. The Stands were the site of the world's first nuclear chain reaction on December 2, 1942., Credit Line: Argonne National Laboratory, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: Workmen from Harvey Wrecking Company began demolition of the West Stands of Stagg Field on August 15, 1957. The Stands were the site of the world's first nuclear chain reaction on December 2, 1942.
Subject(s): Construction
College campuses
Nuclear reactors
Chicago (Ill.)
Credit Line: Argonne National Laboratory, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: University of Chicago H30