Objects

Cousteau expedition, Romanche Trench (Abidjan, Ivory Coast) 1956

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: Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Measurements: 2" x 2"

CALYPSO crew member wearing an MIT T-shirt assists with maneuvering a large wooden cable drum; likely at Abidjan, Ivory Coast in 1956, preparing for the Romanche Trench expedition. (CC)


HEE-SC-00657

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