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Celebrating the return of the R/V Atlantis II from longest WHOI cruise to date, circa 10/1977.

Dance by the Sea

Members of the lively Woods Hole folk dancing community turned out in October 1977 to help celebrate the return of the research vessel  Atlantis II from the longest WHOI cruise up to that date. In years past, big crowds and pick-up bands of musicians often made impromptu gatherings on the WHOI pier when the shipscame home. (Courtesy of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Archives)


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