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NOAA Photo Library Image - pers0118

Alexander Agassiz, oceanographer, engineer, great industrialist. A great benefactor of oceanography, sailed on both the C&GS Ship BLAKE and Fish Commission Steamer ALBATROSS. Instrumental making steel cable instead of hemp rope the material used for dredging and other oceanographic operations.

Image ID: pers0118, NOAA's People Collection

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