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Alvin research submarine mechanical hand test dive
Identifier: e_fs_1241_IMG0051
Title: Alvin research submarine mechanical hand test dive
Description: Photograph of the Alvin underwater research submersible, owned by the U.S. Navy and operated by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Supplied caption: 'Alvin's mechanical hand, manipulated from inside the pressure hull, snatches a seashell and holds it up for inspection. The one and a third inch thick steel spherical pressure hull is six feet, ten inches in diameter'
Date: 1969
Creator: Schulke, Flip, 1930-2008, photographer
Source: Schulke (Flip) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Format: Film
Other ID: ALV01-00-00-C-3763