Objects

Cousteau expedition, Scylla (Calabria, Italy) - 1953

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

Coastal town of Scylla which takes its name from the notorious whirlpool nearby in the Straits of Sicily, SW Calabria, Italy (infamous in antiquity); visited during a Cousteau expedition in 1953. (CC)


HEE-SC-00069

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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
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1903-1990
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