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Oceanographic expedition, Puerto Rico Trench - Jacques Cousteau, 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: 1959-11
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Jacques Cousteau gives directions to CALYPSO crew members working with a large drum of cable on board CALYPSO, during an oceanographic expedition to the Puerto Rico Trench in late 1959. (CC)


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