Rescue Co. 1 tries on gas masks. Photo: Leslie Jones. date: 1922-02-28.
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Rescue Co. 1 tries on gas masks. Photo: Leslie Jones. date: 1922-02-28.

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Woman in gas mask with officer, WWII. Photo: Leslie Jones. Date created: 1934 - 1956 (approximate).
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Woman in gas mask with officer, WWII. Photo: Leslie Jones. Date created: 1934 - 1956 (approximate).

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Defend! Hungarian civil defense poster, c1960.

Defend! Hungarian civil defense poster, c1960.

Prepare to protect! Hungarian civil defense poster, c1960.

Prepare to protect! Hungarian civil defense poster, c1960.

Gas attack. In: Az Est 25 éves jubileumi albuma. Összeállította: Dr. Mihályfi Ernő. Bp., 1935. (Az Est. -Ny.: Athenaeum.)

Gas attack. In: Az Est 25 éves jubileumi albuma. Összeállította: Dr. Mihályfi Ernő. Bp., 1935. (Az Est. -Ny.: Athenaeum.)

Sergeant George Camblair learning how to use a gas mask in a practice smokescreen. Fort Belvoir, Virginia, 1942 Sept. Photo: Jack Delano.
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Sergeant George Camblair learning how to use a gas mask in a practice smokescreen. Fort Belvoir, Virginia1942 Sept. Photo: Jack Delano.

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Texas Military Forces Museum chlorpicrin gas poster, 1941-1945.
Posters produced by the Texas Military Forces Museum’s Art Department at Camp Barkeley, Texas. Gives means of identification and remedies for chlorpicrin gas. 
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Texas Military Forces Museum chlorpicrin gas poster, 1941-1945.

Posters produced by the Texas Military Forces Museum’s Art Department at Camp Barkeley, Texas. Gives means of identification and remedies for chlorpicrin gas. 

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Mancika, would you come with me to sunbathe to the Újpest embankment? In: Kincses Kalendárium, 1973. Fotó: Ferenc Berendi.
big thx to Gyík-Ember!

Mancika, would you come with me to sunbathe to the Újpest embankment? In: Kincses Kalendárium, 1973. Fotó: Ferenc Berendi.

big thx to Gyík-Ember!

Technicians in plastic protective suits and face masks repair pressure valve at atomic energy plant. In: LIFE Magazine, 1954 April 5.

Technicians in plastic protective suits and face masks repair pressure valve at atomic energy plant. In: LIFE Magazine, 1954 April 5.

Polietilén védőruha radioaktív anyagokkal dolgozók számára. Homer Moulthrop találmánya. In: A tudomány csodái - Az energia. Szerző: Mitchell Wilson és a TIME-LIFE szerkesztősége. Műszaki Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 1977.
Homer Moulthrop’s protective suit for working safely around radioactive dust. In: Life Science Library - Energy, 1963.

Polietilén védőruha radioaktív anyagokkal dolgozók számára. Homer Moulthrop találmánya. In: A tudomány csodái - Az energia. Szerző: Mitchell Wilson és a TIME-LIFE szerkesztősége. Műszaki Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 1977.

Homer Moulthrop’s protective suit for working safely around radioactive dust. In: Life Science Library - Energy, 1963.