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Deep-sea photography, Cousteau expedition - Bill Edgerton, 1954

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

Bill Edgerton in scuba gear with another man, supporting adeep-sea camera and flash assembly on board CALYPSO in 1954. (CC)


HEE-SC-05137

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thumbnail Edgerton, Bill (William)
USA
first son of Harold Eugene and Esther Edgerton
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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
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1903-1990; electrical engineer; professor
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thumbnail Cousteau, Jacques-Yves
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