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Oceanographic exploration (Cambridge, MA) - Jacques Cousteau, 1952

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Cambridge, MA
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Jacques Cousteau, on a visit to MIT, stands in front of a poster of his film "Le Monde du Silence" and a display of photographs and archaeological artifacts retrieved from ancient Mediterranean shipwrecks (including, far right, a transport amphora from the Grand Congloué shipwreck site in France). Film very discolored. (CC)


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