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USS MONITOR project - artifact, 1977

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1977-04
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Cape Hatteras, NC
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Man smoking a cigar holds a concreted object with a red sponge-like organism growing out of it; during the 1977 USS MONITOR project. (CC)


HEE-SC-02741

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