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Title: Hoisting longboats on board brigantine ALBATROSS, Caribbean, 1960-1961

Accession Number: 2002.35.202
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - 35 MM SLIDES
Type: 35mm color slide
Maker: Langford, Richard E.
Place: Caribbean Sea
Date: 1960-1961
Materials:
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 01:43:28]: “But you use a boat beam and hoist that thing up--see, he’s hoisting down here (uses light pointer).”

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