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Alvin Operations: Project Titanes, 1958-1989 (bulk: mid 1960s-mid 1970s)


Scope and Content Note

These boxes contain information concerning the Titanes Project (a project to fit Alvin with a titanium hull) and Electrical Hull Penetrators. They include penetrator documents, and Alvin technical memorandums and reports.


  • 1958-1989 (bulk: mid 1960s-mid 1970s)

Language of Materials

From the Record Group:

The records are in



Restricted: materials may only be viewed by the Office of Origin or with permission of the Archivist.


2 boxes (2.5 linear feet)


Folders are arranged chronologically.

Acquistion Information

Rod Catanach and Charles Corwin sent these boxes to the archives on May 10, 1994.

Repository Details

Part of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Data Library and Archives Repository