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Deep-sea photography, WHOI cruise, Puerto Rico Trench - 1961

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; glass; metal
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Deep-sea photography of sea bed in the area of the Puerto Rico Trench, recorded on board the WHOI research vessel (CHAIN cruise # 19), with John B. Hersey, in 1961. (CC)


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