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Fitting the ship - Edgerton's equipment on Cousteau expedition to Romanche Trench 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"

Wooden boxes of H. E. Edgerton's shipped equipment on a truck flatbed, marked with the destination address : "Le Commandant, SS CALYPSO, French Research Ship, Abidjan, French West Africa"; on a dock alongside CALYPSO with a big French flag waving in wind. (CC)


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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
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1903-1990
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