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  1. A crew member with plankton net and sample jar, aboard R/V E.W. Scripps

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; E.W. Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Nets; Oceanographic instruments; Seawater--Sampling; Plankton--Collection and preservation
    • Format: image
  2. Crew members with plankton net aboard R/V E.W. Scripps

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; E.W. Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Plankton--Collection and preservation; Nets
    • Format: image
  3. Hauling in a plankton net at sea aboard the R/V Scripps (ship). Circa 1930-1940.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Nets; Plankton--Collection and preservation; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  4. Hiomi Nakamura with dip net aboard the Scripps (ship)

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship); Nakamura, Hiomi
    • Topic: Nets; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  5. Scripps Institution of Oceanography oceanographers, Richard H. Fleming and Martin W. (Martin Wiggo) Johnson (in hat), with Nansen bottle on board the R/V Scripps (ship). A Nansen bottle is a device for obtaining samples of seawater at a specific depth

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship); Fleming, Richard H. (Richard Howell), 1909-; Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Seawater--Sampling
    • Format: image
  6. An unidentified crew member of one the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessels collecting plankton samples at sea

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002
    • Topic: Nets; Oceanographic instruments; Plankton--Collection and preservation
    • Format: image
  7. Bottom dredger aboard the R/V Scripps. Circa 1930-1940.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Dredges; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  8. Bottom dredger aboard the R/V Scripps. Circa 1930-1940.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Dredges; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  9. Bottom dredger aboard the R/V Scripps. Circa 1930-1940.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Dredges; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  10. Eugene Cecil LaFond standing by his wave recorder installed near the end of the Scripps pier. LaFond designed it and Carl Irvin Johnson built it. The sea unit consisted of a metal cylindrical float which moved vertically, guided by two taught wires extending from a heavy weight on the sea floor to the winch shown in the extreme lower right corner. One white line shown in the lower right is attached to the float. The line rests on a wooden wheel and the other end of the line has a counter weight. As the float moves up and down with the ocean swell, the white line turns the wooden wheel. A second wooden wheel acts as a reduction gear and is connected by a line and bar which drives the stylus right and left across the paper as the motor driven drum burns-thus giving a time/height record of the swell. The drum and its gears are from an old seismograph provided by a seismologist in Pasadena. The wave recorder was operated eight minutes each day in 1937/38 proving swell height and period. Circa 1938.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002
    • Date: 1938
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  11. Hauling in a plankton net at sea aboard the R/V Scripps (ship). Circa 1930-1940.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Nets; Plankton--Collection and preservation; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  12. Hauling in a plankton net at sea aboard the R/V Scripps (ship). Circa 1930-1940.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship)
    • Topic: Nets; Plankton--Collection and preservation; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  13. Hiomi Nakamura with dip net aboard the Scripps (ship)

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship); Nakamura, Hiomi
    • Topic: Nets; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  14. Martin W. (Martin Wiggo) Johnson, an oceanographer and is widely known as one of the three authors of the landmark 1942 text and reference, "The Oceans: Their Physics, Chemistry and General Biology", is depicted at sea with a Plankton Net Hawl aboard the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Scripps. August 1, 1935.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship); Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-
    • Date: 1935-08-01
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Plankton--Collection and preservation; Nets
    • Format: image
  15. Martin W. (Martin Wiggo) Johnson, an oceanographer and is widely known as one of the three authors of the landmark 1942 text and reference, "The Oceans: Their Physics, Chemistry and General Biology", is depicted at sea with a Plankton Net Hawl aboard the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Scripps. August 1, 1935.

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship); Fleming, Richard Howell, 1909-; Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-
    • Date: 1935-08-01
    • Topic: Plankton--Collection and preservation; Oceanographic instruments; Nets
    • Format: image
  16. Scripps Institution of Oceanography oceanographer, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo) Johnson (in hat), during a plankton hawl at sea on board the R/V Scripps (ship)

    • Collection: Eugene Cecil LaFond Papers
    • Name: LaFond, Eugene Cecil, 1909-2002; Scripps (Ship); Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-
    • Topic: Nets; Oceanographic instruments; Plankton--Collection and preservation
    • Format: image