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Archaeological sonar survey, Helike (Aigion, Greece) - 1966

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1966-11
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Aigion, Greece
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Local children watch as a man maneuvers a row-boat filled with gear by the shore near Aigion, Greece, during a sonar survey project searching for the lost ancient city of Helike, in 1966. (CC)


HEE-SC-07386

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