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Department of Energy, Mound Facility, Hydrolysis House Building (HH Building), One Mound Road, Miamisburg, Montgomery County, OH



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Item Title


Location
One Mound Road, Miamisburg, OH

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS OH-2470-H
Significance: HH Buildings historic significance is based upon its operational role in the polonium processing mission. During the polonium processing era, HH Building housed the facilities for the treatment of process effluents received from the Technical (T) Building.

Subjects
Hazardous Wastes
Waste Disposal
Nuclear Weapons Industry


Related Names
U.S Department Of Energy
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
EXTERIOR, A view looking northwest from far hill toward the Mounds complex and the HH Building
EXTERIOR, A view looking northeast toward the south elevation and stacks of HH Building
EXTERIOR, A view looking northeast at the south and west facades of the building and staircase
EXTERIOR, A view looking east at the west elevation of the building, including an exterior staircase that leads to the roof
EXTERIOR, A view looking southeast toward the north elevation of the building including the dock and overhead piping and stacks
EXTERIOR, A close up view, looking southeast at the dock and overhead piping
EXTERIOR, A view looking west that captures the east elevation of the building with parking lot to the right
EXTERIOR, A view looking west at the east facade of the building
BASEMENT, A view looking north into the tunnel connecting HH Building to the balance of the complex
BASEMENT, A view looking southwest toward the three panel, sliding glass door of walk-in hood and dial guage
BASEMENT, A view looking west in Room 8 at lab counters and various machines
BASEMENT, A vertical shot up through tiers in Room 5
BASEMENT, A view looking east at the various equipment and gauges in Room 5
BASEMENT, A view of the southeast corner of Room 6 and connection to Room 5, looking southeast at the gauges and various equipment on the walls
BASEMENT, A view looking east into Room 24. An exit door is at the far end
FIRST FLOOR, A view looking west along the porch. The double doors provide access to Room 118
FIRST FLOOR, A view from the northwest side of Room 102 looking southeast toward the catwalks
FIRST FLOOR, A view taken from Room 119 looking into Room 118
FIRST FLOOR, A view looking northeast into Room 119
BASEMENT, A view looking south at the recording equipment contained in Room 121
FIRST FLOOR, A view looking east at the equipment in the lab interface of Room 122
FIRST FLOOR, Looking west at doors along the south wall of Room 111 and the doorway at the far end to Room 112
FIRST FLOOR, Looking south, a down shot on the catwalks
FIRST FLOOR, Looking east into Room 126 showing the equipment on the east wall
ROOF, Taken looking southeast from the southeast corner of the stair tower roof, showing external piping and west facade of Penthouse 201P. The large stack is seen behind the Penthouse
ROOF, A view looking north from the stair tower roof at the external piping
ROOF, A view looking southeast at the base of the large stack located southeast of Penthouse 201P


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