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Underwater camera testing, MIT pool (Cambridge, MA) - Jacques Cousteau, 1952

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; cardboard
Site location: Cambridge, MA
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Jacques Cousteau wearing scuba gear at the MIT Alumni swimming pool, at his first visit to MIT in 1952 to test Harold E. Edgerton's underwater camera and flash apparatus. (CC)


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