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  1. Horizon and landing craft

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Landing craft; Reefs; Beaches; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  2. Horizon Departure

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-09-27
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  3. Horizon Departure

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-09-26
    • Topic: Harbors; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  4. Horizon Departure

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-09-27
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  5. Horizon Departure

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-09-26
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  6. Horizon (front) underway

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1949
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  7. Horizon underway

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1949
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  8. Horton and Payne, R/V Horizon playing checkers

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Payne, Miles M.; Horton, Winter Davis
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Checkers
    • Format: image
  9. In the New Zealand island chain during a stopover on Palmerston Island, some natives come on board for an impromptu party during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Among the unidentified natives is Philip E. Jackson in lower left hand corner, Buckey (last name unknown) the radio man, at the far right Robert Livingston and by the door watching is Willard N. Bascom, while Joe and Bob Masters dance. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Masters, Bob; Bascom, Willard N, 1916-; Masters, Joe; Jackson, Philip E.; Livingston, Robert
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Cook Islanders
    • Format: image
  10. Joe and Bob Masters dance to music played by Palmerston natives aboard the R/V Horizon

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Masters, Bob; Jackson, Philip E.; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Livingston, Robert Burr, 1918-; Masters, Joe
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Cook Islanders; Polynesians
    • Format: image
  11. (Left to right) Philip E. Jackson, Arthur Eugene Maxwell and Richard E. Blumberg on aboard R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) while on the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). They are shown here lowering the heat probe which records temperatures at various depths of the bottom sediments. The heat probe was used for the first successful heat flow measurements of the seafloor during the Expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Jackson, Philip E.; Blumberg, Richard E.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographic research ships; Marine geology
    • Format: image
  12. Letter to Grace Lines, Attention Mr. G.T. Littlejohn

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition; Littlejohn, G.T.; Burdeson, W.M.
    • Date: 1954-09-16
    • Topic: La Jolla (Calif.); Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  13. Letter to Presdient Robert Gordon Sproul

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition; Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975
    • Date: 1954-08-25
    • Topic: Oceanography; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanographic research ships; La Jolla (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  14. Lowering the core barrel over the stern preparatory to taking a sample core of the bottom sediments

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Marine geology; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  15. Marine Facilities New Paint ARGO

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Argo (Ship)
    • Date: 1961-10
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  16. Marine Facilities New Paint ARGO [Shot of deck]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Argo (Ship)
    • Date: 1961-10
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  17. Marine Facilities New Paint ARGO [Shot of deck]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Argo (Ship)
    • Date: 1961-10
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  18. Marston Cleaves and Grace Tompkins Sargent with plaque at the dedication of SIO's R/V Melville. 6 June 1970

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Melville (Ship); Sargent, Marston Cleaves, 1906-1986; Sargent, Grace Tompkins
    • Date: 1970-06-06
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Scientists--Portraits
    • Format: image
  19. Memorandum to Cliff Colbeth

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954-10-20
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; La Jolla (Calif.); Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  20. Natives from Palmerston Island, a coral atoll in the Cook Islands in the Pacific Ocean, come to take a visit on the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship), during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 12, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  21. Newly acquired Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessels Paolina T, Crest and Horizon at dock at the Chester W. Nimitz Marine Facility located in Point Loma (San Diego, Calif.). 1947.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
    • Date: 1947
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  22. Oceanographer's doing some scientific research aboard the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's research vessel Horizon. Circa 1967.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  23. On the fantail of the R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), a very bent coring tube lies across two wooden sawhorses, while assorted equipment litters the deck-coring apparatus, temperature probe (being sat upon), under-water camera, etc. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Oceanographic instruments; Marine geology
    • Format: image
  24. P.P.I. Baird Departure Trans-pac Dept.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Transpac Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Wooster, Warren Shriver, 1921-
    • Date: 1953-07
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Harbors; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  25. Pago Pago Harbor, American Samoa

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  26. Profile of R/V Spencer F. Baird at sea

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  27. Profile of R/V Spencer F. Baird at sea with a skiff nearby

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  28. Proposed Geological--Geophysical Cruise

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; La Jolla (Calif.); Oceanography
    • Format: image
  29. R/V Argo

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  30. R/V E.W. Scripps lying at anchor at Guaymas. Mexico. Gulf of California Expedition, 1939

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Gulf of California Expedition; E.W. Scripps (Ship)
    • Date: 1939
    • Topic: Harbors; Oceanography--Research--Mexico--Baja California (Peninsula); Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  31. R/V Horizon

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  32. R/V Horizon against a sunset at sea

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Clouds; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  33. R/V Horizon and a DUKW landing craft off the coast of the Marshall Islands

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-10-23
    • Topic: Beaches; Landing craft; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  34. R/V Horizon at Bikini, Marshall Islands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950-08-23
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Scientific expeditions; Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands); Oceanography--Field work (land)
    • Format: image
  35. R/V Horizon during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Research ships Horizon and Spencer F. Baird mapped seamounts and guyots and other features of the Pacific seafloor. Scientists studied the 35,400 foot deep Tonga Trench, the second deepest place in the ocean, and measured heat flow on the East Pacific Rise. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  36. R/V Horizon moored at a dock in American Samoa unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  37. R/V Horizon (ship) during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  38. R/V Horizon (ship) during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  39. R/V Horizon (ship) during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  40. R/V Horizon (ship) in a Tahiti harbor during a break from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  41. R/V Horizon, front aerial view underway.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1949
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  42. R/V Melville

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  43. R/V Spencer F. Baird and the R/V Horizon docked at the pier in Suva, capital and largest city of Fiji, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  44. R/V Spencer F. Baird docked at the pier in Suva, capital and largest city of Fiji, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). R/V Horizon can be seen behind her to the left. The expedition used scuba divers to explore the Pacific seafloor and studied the 35,400 foot deep Tonga Trench. December 12, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-12-12
    • Topic: Suva (Fiji); Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  45. R/V Spencer F. Baird (front) and R/V Horizon (back) moored at a dock in American Samoa unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  46. R/V Spencer F. Baird moored at a dock in American Samoa

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  47. R/V Spencer F. Baird moored at a dock in American Samoa unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Harbors; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  48. R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  49. R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  50. R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image