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Title: Pigeon Island Club, St. Lucia, during visit of brigantine ALBATROSS, 1960

Accession Number: 2002.35.135
Type: 35mm color slide
Maker: Langford, Richard E.
Place: Saint Lucia; Caribbean Sea
Date: 1960-1961
Description: 35mm color slide from voyage of brigantine ALBATROSS 1960-1961; photographed by Richard E. Langford who was a teacher aboard the vessel when it sank May 2, 1961; he used slides in this collection (2002.35.1-657) for lectures about the sinking. The following transcription is from Richard Langford Collection AV 193:2002-5,6: [TCR 01:28:16]: “And that’s another long distance shot of the Pigeon Island Club [St. Lucia], where you could get all the fish or crab you wanted to eat for a dollar...”

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