Objects

Sonar experiments - Monaco, Soucoupe, NGS

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: film: 16mm
Maker: Date made: 1965
Materials: Kodachrome
Measurements: 300'

Slug: "100' Soucoupe out June 1971 AE" (MF) Shots of harbor (Med.= Marseille or Monaco), adjusting equipment on bathyscaphe (Soucoupe submersible) on Calypso, man and toolbox enter small circular sub, more men enter Doc shows artifact (pot) to another man, (wide-mouthed 2-handled pot - upper half) small sub lowered into the water by a mechanical arm Small sub raised from water by mechanical arm, shots of harbor, probe [boomer] raised from water then lowered again [sub w/ yellow & black squares] w/ Cousteau; 2 people manning film camera... Underwater shot of school of fish [? actually = air bubbles at surface] Close up of sonar data recorder (EH, CC)


HEE-FV-225

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thumbnail Cousteau, Jacques-Yves
France
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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
American
1903-1990
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