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233 NET Alvin reel 29, scenes a man in Alvin sail, swimmers around Alvin, Alvin in water

 Item — Shelf: B1
Identifier: 30120005443

Scope and Contents

0:03 unidentified person on top of Alvin. 1:05 platform with Alvin lowering to launch. 1:25 Alvin launched. 1:40 people on deck of Lulu, pulling in rope. 2:09 Alvin and small boat in water. 2:15 person removing bolt. 2:34 people on deck of Lulu pulling rope. 2:50 unidentified person removing cables from Alvin. 3:06 Bill Rainnie on Alvin. 3:20 Rainnie and other person. 3:41 person cleaning viewport. 3:55 divers putting on equipment on deck. 4:55 platform on Lulu being raised out of water. 5:28 person sleeping on deck. 6:08 views of Lulu deck from above. 6:41 Alvin and small boat in distance. 7:29 Lulu deck, view from above. 7:50 Lulu deck with Alvin and small boat in background. 7:58 Alvin and divers in the water. 8:16 Alvin approaching Lulu platform. 9:37 attaching ladder to Alvin, Al Vine exits. 9:59 Al Vine on deck of Lulu. 10:21 Vine and two others on deck. 10:40 closeup of Bill Rainnie. 10:49 closeup of unidentified person. 11:27 view of water with flag in foreground. 11:55 unidentified person. The run time of the video is 12m 43s.


  • 1964-1975

Conditions Governing Access

Original recordings are restricted for preservation reasons. Contact Institution Archivist for access options at


1 reel : 16 mm, 400 ft


From the Record Group: English


This project was supported by a Recordings at Risk grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). The grant program is made possible by funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Repository Details

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