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202 Alvin fabrication from the spectrum series

 Item — Shelf: B1
Identifier: 30120005096

Scope and Contents

Alvin Fabrication from the spectrum series. The runtime for this video is 13m 27. 0:01 sphere outside near crane. 1:15 interior of sphere with exposed wires. 1:40 people around and entering sphere. 2:17 sphere with crane 2:50 attaching sphere to crane and lifting 4:50 lowering sphere into pressure tank. 5:00 testing. 8:38 Southwest Research Center sign, gate and site. 9:30 sphere in tank. 9:45 removing sphere from tank. 11:00 sphere on cart. 12:55 lowering sphere into tank. 13:17 lowering equipment into sphere


  • 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