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USS MONITOR search, sonar - Harold E. Edgerton, August 1973

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1979-10
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Cape Hatteras, NC
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Image of a printed photograph showing Harold E. Edgerton on board the research vessel ESASTWARD in August 1973, posing with a red and yellow side-scan sonar fish during the search for USS MONITOR off Cape Hatteras. (CC)


HEE-SC-02552

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