Objects

Grand Congloué shipwreck project (France) - Bob Edgerton, 1955

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: France
Measurements: 2" x 2"

View from a boat of the the Grand Congloué shipwreck excavation project set-up: underwater equipment includes the airlift (which works like a vaccuum), attached to nearby rocky cliffs. The young man standing on airlift hose is Edgerton's son Robert (Bob). (CC)


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