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Deep-sea photography, R/V CHAIN WHOI expedition - 1960s

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

Black-and-white image of deep sea bottom floor, recorded during Expedition 19 on board WHOI's research vessel CHAIN (scientists listed on photo caption: J. B. Hersey, [-] Johnston, H. E. Edgerton); 1961 or 1962. (CC)


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