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1977 Aug. 8

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Juanita Nelson at the microphone at the Alternative Energy Coalition demonstration, addressing a crowd of antinuclear protesters on Montague Plain

Montague (Mass.) - From a series of images labeled "No nuke demo in the trap (NY Times)." Images document a protest held on Montague Plain at the site of a proposed nuclear power plant, organized by the Alternative Energy Coalition, at which balloons were released to demonstrate the air currents and potential nuclear fallout.

Peter Simon Collection

1977 Aug. 8

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Juanita Nelson at the microphone at the Alternative Energy Coalition demonstration, addressing a crowd of antinuclear protesters on Montague Plain

Montague (Mass.) - From a series of images labeled "No nuke demo in the trap (NY Times)." Images document a protest held on Montague Plain at the site of a proposed nuclear power plant, organized by the Alternative Energy Coalition, at which balloons were released to demonstrate the air currents and potential nuclear fallout.

Peter Simon Collection