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Cousteau expedition, Puerto Rico Trench - 1959

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1958-10
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Mud-splattered underwater camera attached to the broken underwater survey instrument tow sled (called "troika"); likely during the 1959 expedition to the Puerto Rico Trench. (CC)


HEE-SC-03849

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