Harvard University oarsmen to go on scientific cruise. [photonegative]
Underwood & Underwood
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Company catalog card included.
U&U caption in file box.1954-A204
Currently stored in box 3.1.71 [227B].
Caption: "Boston, Mass.: Photo shows the Auxiliary schooner Chance, which is to carry a scientific expedition under the leadership of O'Donnell Iselin, to the Coast of Labrador this summer. Mr. Iselin a student at Harvard will captain the boat, while the expedition will be under the direction of Dr. Henry Bigelow o[f] the Peabody Museum of Harvard. The Chance is 77 feet overall, has a 16-foot beam and an 11-foot [draft?] (see press dispatches)."
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