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  1. Research Vessel "Horizon" for Sale

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  2. Revised Mid-Pac Schedule

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950-07-25
    • Topic: San Diego (Calif.); Oceanographic research ships; MidPac Expedition
    • Format: image
  3. Roger R. Revelle, first associate director in 1948, then acting director 1950, now leads a two ship expedition into the Pacific to Bikini call the Mid-Pacific Expedition. The Horizon was the Scripps ship on this.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950-07
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  4. Schedule for Circe Expedition (R/V Argo March 68-March 69)

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Circe Expedition; Argo (Ship)
    • Topic: Loma, Point (Calif.); Oceanographic research ships; Oceanography
    • Format: image
  5. Scientists relaxing between stations R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  6. Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessels arrayed of the institution coastline and pier in celebration of the inauguration of Clark Kerr as President of the University of California. October 6, 1958.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Kerr, Clark, 1911-
    • Date: 1958-10-06
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Scripps Institution of Oceanography; La Jolla (San Diego, Calif.)
    • Format: image
  7. Scripps Institution of Oceanography's John Isaacs (right) belaying line into a winch with oceanographic instrumentation off the stern of the R/V Spencer F. Baird during the Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  8. Scripps Sends Expedition to Mexican Trench Area Press Release

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954-10-19
    • Topic: La Jolla (Calif.); Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanography; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  9. Ship bow with cable winch

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Winches; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  10. Ship sprayers on board the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Horizon, during the 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
  11. Ship sprayers on board the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Horizon, during the 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
  12. SIO Fleet: Baird, Horizon, and Crest

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship); Crest (Sh
    • Date: 1949
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  13. Spec[ial] Dev[elopments] Equipment Baird-Transpac

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Transpac Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-07-22
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  14. Spencer F Baird and Horizon ships at dock, Kwajalein, Marshall Islands. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  15. Spencer F. Baird, oceanographic research vessel of Scripps Institution of Oceanography as she looked 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: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  16. Spencer F. Baird. Capricorn Expedition, 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
  17. The HORIZON steams off on operation Mid-Pacific, first of the institution's major exploratory expeditions, carried on jointly with Navy Electronics Laboratory and with a scientific staff recruited from several institutions. Mid-Pac logged 125,368 miles and marked a new era in oceanographic research

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950-07
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  18. The oceanographic research vessel of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, R/V Spencer F. Baird, at sea 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: Oceanographic research ships; Scientific expeditions
    • Format: image
  19. The oceanographic research vessel, R/V Spencer F. Baird, departing on the Capricorn Expedition. October 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-10
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  20. The recording instrument of the echo sounder is showing an irregular bottom. The line running upwards shows core barrel coming aboard

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Echo sounding; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  21. The research vessel Horizon, formerly operated by the University of California's Scripps Institution of Oceanography, was a converted Navy sea-going tug. She is 143 feet long and has a cruising range of approximately 6,800 miles. Accomodations were available for 16 scientists and 19 crew members. She served the University between 1948, and late 1968, and steamed 610,522 miles and spent 4,207 days at sea in short-and long-duration cruises. Horizon participated in many oceanographic biological surveys carried out under the California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations and conducted numerous, lengthy geological and geophyscial expeditions in the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. She was sold by the University in December, 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1968-08-05
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations
    • Format: image
  22. Two crew members (Bernard Darsey? and Edward Sheldon Barr) on board the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Horizon, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Darsey, Bernard
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  23. View of EPCER 857 from deck of R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  24. View of horizon off Eninman Island, Marshall Islands

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ships)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Islands
    • Format: image
  25. William A. Nierenberg speaking at dedication of R/V Melville. Marston Cleaves Sargent and Grace 'Peter' Tomkins Sargent next to podium. Captain Noel L. Ferris further left of podium. June 6, 1970

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Melville (Ship); Sargent, Grace Tompkins; Nierenberg, William A. (William Aaron), 1919-; Sargent, Marston Cleaves, 1906-1986
    • Date: 1970-06-06
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image