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Dive 779 1, 1977-08-24

 Item — Shelf: FV5, F, 03
Identifier: 30120007888

Scope and Contents

ALVIN 779 Dive 779 1. The runtime for this video is 32m 29s. Alvin dive 779 took place on August 24, 1977 during voyage LU-94. The Chief Scientist was W. Ryan in the operating area of Continental Slope. The HOV reached a depth of 779 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.


  • 1977-08-24

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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