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Cousteau family, Syracuse (Sicily, Italy) - Jacques Cousteau, Simone Cousteau, Philippe Cousteau, 1954?

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: Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Jacques Cousteau with his wife Simone and young son Philippe, ride a horse carriage at night in Syracuse, Sicily, during an expedition visit in 1954 (?). (CC)


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1903-1990; electrical engineer; professor