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ALVIN 706 B Bahamas 77 706 1, 1977-01-21

 Item — Shelf: FV5, E, 06
Identifier: 30120007021

Scope and Contents

ALVIN 706 B Bahamas 77 706 1. The runtime for this video is 31m 54s. Alvin dive 706 took place on January 21, 1977 during voyage LU-90. The Chief Scientist was B. Heezen in the operating area of Off Silver Bank. The HOV reached a depth of 706 meters. The purpose was described as 'GEOLOGY' and the sponsor as 'J.A.', or Joint Agreement of National Science Foundation, Office of Naval Research, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.


  • 1977-01-21

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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