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Chris Steele-Perkins
British, b. Burma 1947
Jul 31, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
This is the fifth of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago..)

Mr. Hiroshi Hara. Born in 1931. Exposed at age 13 in Hiroshima.

Hiroshima Peace... More...
Jul 30, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
This is the fourth of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago..)

Ms. Seiko Ikeda. Born in 1932. Exposed at 12 in Hiroshima.

Seiko Ikeda was... More...
Jul 29, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
This is the third of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago..)

Mr. Yasuhiko Takeda. Born in 1932. Exposed at 12 in Hiroshima.

When they hear... More...
Jul 28, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
This is the second of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago..)

Ms. Hiroko Hatakeyama. Born in 1938. Exposed at 6 in Hiroshima.

When the pika... More...
From the Archive
Jul 27, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
This is the first of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago.)

"August the 8th 1945. Hot at 8 in the morning. A clear, cloudless sky over Hiroshima.... More...