Wednesday, August 10, 2005

60th Anniversary

[photo] children's peace statueIn the sculpture garden at Ghost Ranch in Santa Fe, the Children's Peace Statue is virtually buried in paper cranes. Strings of cranes hang from the trees, and from all the sculptures; thousands and thousands of paper cranes.[photo] cranes
       August 6, 1945, at 9:15 AM, the bombing of Hiroshima. August 9, at 11:02 AM, the bombing of Nagasaki. 140,000 killed in Hiroshima, 100,000 killed in Nagasaki.[photo] sculpture of cow

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