Albert Einstein’s 1st Letter to President Roosevelt – Atomic Bomb (1939) Primary Source Activity


Primary Source Document: Albert Einstein’s 1st letter to President Roosevelt expressing his concern that Germany may develop an atomic bomb due to the scientific breakthroughs of splitting uranium atoms.

Click on the link below to download the primary source activity with analysis questions:


box-model-analysis – optional analysis form


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