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Alvin dive 863 #1, 1978-11-27

 Item — Shelf: FV5, F, 03
Identifier: 30120007254

Scope and Contents

ALVIN 863 Alvin dive 863 #1. The runtime for this video is 32m 03s. Alvin dive 863 took place on November 27, 1978 during voyage LU-102. The Chief Scientist was W. Ryan in the operating area of Off Eleuthera Island. The HOV reached a depth of 863 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.


  • 1978-11-27

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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