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  1. (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
  2. (Left to right) Robert L. Fisher, Milton Nunn Bramlette and William Riedel are shown here with a core sample aboard the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship), during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Bramlette, Milton Nunn, 1896-1977; Riedel, W.R.; Fisher, Robert L.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Marine geology; Oceanographers; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  3. (Left to right) Takaroan pearl divers Fereti and Tehaiere with diving goggles around their necks confer with Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) diver Willard Bascom while village chief Paniora stands by holding weighted diving line. Geographically Takaroa is part of the King George Islands; it is an atoll in the Tauamotu group in French Polynesia, it is known for its fine pearls, including black pearls. This was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Paniori; Bascom, Willard N, 1916-; Fereti; Tehaiere
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Tuamotu Archipelago; Pearl divers
    • Format: image
  4. [Clipperton Island SCUBA diving equipment]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Clipperton Island Expedition (1958); Doldrums Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1958
    • Topic: Rotenone; Clipperton Island Expedition (1958); Oceanography--Research--Clipperton Island; Diving--Equipment and supplies
    • Format: image
  5. [Clipperton Island shark swimming over reef]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Clipperton Island Expedition (1958); Doldrums Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1958
    • Topic: Oceanography--Research--Clipperton Island; Sharks; Clipperton Island Expedition (1958); Animals--Clipperton Island
    • Format: image
  6. [Deploying the Peterson grab sampler from bucket on deck of R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Marine sediments
    • Format: image
  7. [Deploying the Peterson grab sampler from bucket on deck of R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Marine sediments; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  8. [Deploying trawl]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Oceanography; Trawls and trawling; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  9. [Explosive charges over the side of R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Explosives; Seismic profiling; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  10. [Group of men sorting dredge haul]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Dredges; Oceanographers; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  11. [John D. Isaacs, ?, and Willard Bascom] Feeding wire out, Bikini area

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  12. [Man on deck with hydrophones]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Hydrophone; Oceanographic instruments; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  13. [Man with beard on deck R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  14. [Maxwell Silverman and another man deploying trawl from A frame at night]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Trawls and trawling; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  15. [Maxwell Silverman and oceanographers deploying dredge]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Silverman, Maxwell
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Dredges; Oceanographers; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanography
    • Format: image
  16. [Maxwell Silverman and oceanographers deploying dredge]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Silverman, Maxwell
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Oceanography; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Dredges; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  17. [Maxwell Silverman and oceanographers deploying trawl from A frame at night]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Trawls and trawling; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  18. [Maxwell Silverman and oceanographers examine contents of dredge haul]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Silverman, Maxwell
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Biological oceanography; Dredging (Biology); Oceanography; Marine biology; Oceanographers; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  19. [Maxwell Silverman with explosives on R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Silverman, Maxwell
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Explosives; Seismic profiling
    • Format: image
  20. [Maxwell Silverman with explosives on R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Vermilion Sea Expedition (1959); Silverman, Maxwell
    • Date: 1959
    • Topic: Seismic profiling; Explosives; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image