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Dep-sea photography, WHOI cruise, Puerto Rico Trench - 1960

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; glass; tape
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Black and white labeled photograph of the sea bottom, taken on March 1, 1960 at the Puerto Rico Trench, on WHOI CHAIN cruise # 11; participants were Harold E. Edgerton, [-] Hays and [-] Davis. Coordinates: 60°30'W, 19°58'N. (CC)


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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
1903-1990; electrical engineer; professor