Operation Open Sesame

On March 19, 1949, the gates to Oak Ridge, Tennessee, were opened to the world. Movie stars, politicians, and others flocked to this once secret city for a day filled with celebration. Relive the events through the stories and images of those who were present for this historic day. Produced by the Oak Ridge Heritage and Preservation Association for the 60th anniversary of the gate opening. Showing at Secret City Film Festival: Friday, Oct. 9, 2009 – 12:00 p.m.

Video Credits

Keith McDaniel

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