Clementine (Self) Bernstein worked as a secretary for Stone and Webster in Oak Ridge on the Manhattan Project in 1943-44. In 1945 she transferred to the Union Carbide & Carbon Corporation. She met her future husband, Seymour Bernstein, at a dance on the tennis courts on V-J Day, 1945.
SecretaryOak Ridge, TN
Manhattan Project VeteranMilitary VeteranProject Worker/Staff
Clementine Bernstein's Timeline
1924 Aug 8th Born in Harriman, TN.
1942 Graduated from Harriman High School.
19431945 Worked for Stone and Webster in Oak Ridge on the Manhattan Project as a secretary.
1945 Worked for Union Carbide and Carbon in Oak Ridge on the Manhattan Project as a secretary.
1945 Aug 14th Met her future husband, Seymour Bernstein.
1947 Feb 14th Married Seymour Bernstein.
Dee McCullough began working as an instrument technician at Hanford in early 1944. As a former sound engineer, McCullough was tasked with installing nuclear safety monitors on the reactors at Hanford.