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ALVIN 520 Dive 520, 1974-07-02

 Item — Shelf: FV5, E, 06
Identifier: 30120006834

Scope and Contents

ALVIN 520 Dive 520. The runtime for this video is 09m 37s. Alvin dive 520 took place on July 02, 1974 during voyage LU-70. The Chief Scientist was J. Heirtzler in the operating area of Mid-Atlantic Ridge. The HOV reached a depth of 520 meters. The purpose was described as 'FAMOUS GEOLOGY' and the sponsor as 'NOAA'.


  • 1974-07-02

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


1 reel : 1/2 inch magnetic


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