Krieg, Dee


Title
Krieg, Dee
Creator:
Krieg, Dee(Dolores), 1931-, interviewee; Nordhaus, Hannah, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
2004
Date digitized:
Length of interview:
Description:

People: Admiral James D. Watkins

Places: Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant

Subjects: work at Rocky Flats beginning in 1952, manager of Transportation Department at Rocky Flats (importance of following regulations for safety in shipping and receiving, need for access to buildings to be able to inspect items to be shipped, protester who handcuffed himself to the railroad tracks, nuns who were arrested, coordinating transportation into the plant during a union strike, insistence on quality control), women working at Rocky Flats (limitations, opportunities), secrecy and security at Rocky Flats, nuclear weapons and the Cold War, 1969 fire, witnessing a nuclear explosion at the Nevada Test Site, FBI raid, cleanup of the Rocky Flats site, the Infinity Room at Rocky Flats, anecdote about an accidental trip to East Berlin.

 

Subject:
Krieg, Dee (Dolores), 1931-
Cold War Moral and ethical aspects.
Demonstrations Colorado Rocky Flats.
Nuclear weapons plants Security measures Colorado Rocky Flats.
Nuclear weapons Moral and ethical aspects.
Women employees Colorado Rocky Flats.
Boulder (Colo.) History Biography.
Language:
eng
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Notes:
Local call number:
OH1280
Copyright:
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