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  1. Horizon, Karig and Francheteau. Then the ships separated and Horizon returned hoe through the tropics hotly pursued by sharks snapping at the magnetometer "fish."

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Argo (Ship); Karig, Daniel Edmond, 1937-; Francheteau, Jean
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  2. A dredge haul on R/V Horizon during Nova Expedition, 1967. E.C. Alison, Baron E. Thomas, David A. Johnson, George Hohnhaus. 1967

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship); Johnson, David A.; Allison, C.E.; Thomas, Baron E.; Hohnhaus, George
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Dredging
    • Format: image
  3. Roger Larson at cocktail party at Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva. The Horizon and Argo were together for the first time during the expedition, so we had a party at the Grand Pacific hotel

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Horizon (Ship); Nova Expedition; Larson, Roger Lee, 1943-
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  4. Heat flow operation on R/V Horizon: John G. Sclater, John Phillips Greenhouse and George W. Hohnhaus. When the ship left Suva at the start of Leg IV the main heat flow program began. This involved preparing the wire, then putting the spear-like probe over and tuning the pinged, a self-contained echo sounder, before attaching it to the same wire 300 feet above the probe. Nova Expedition, July 1967

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship); Hohnhaus, George; Sclater, John George, 1940-; Greenhouse, John Phillips, 1939-
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Heat flow; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  5. Futunisians on wharf at Anse de Sigave taken from Horizon. Futuna, which is full of happy Polynesians and musical pigs

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Harbors
    • Format: image
  6. Fiji, Grand Pacific cocktail party, Slawson, Edward L. Winterer and Kinsfather. The Horizon and Argo were together for the first time during the expedition, so we had a party at the Grand Pacific hotel.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship); Winterer, Edward L.; Slawson, Hugh P.; Kinsfather, John O.
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  7. Dahlberg, Bonham and Quig in Mess hall of R/V Horizon

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Horizon (Ship); Nova Expedition; Quigg, Ronald N.; Bonham, John; Dahlberg, William I.
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors
    • Format: image
  8. Fiji, Dance at the Grand Pacific Hotel, Suva. The Horizon and Argo were together for the first time during the expedition, so we had a party at the Grand Pacific hotel.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Horizon (Ship); Nova Expedition
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Music--Suva (Fiji)
    • Format: image
  9. Horizon, rough weather in west Fijian basin. Unfortunately, by the end of the shooting run the weather was too rough for sampling. It stayed stormy most of the time for the next few weeks and we were driven into Brisbane

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Argo (Ship); Nova Expedition
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Storms
    • Format: image
  10. Horizon shore party to Vanua Lavu: Smittey, Edward L. Winterer, H. William Menard, Edward Crisp Bullard and Allison. Nova Expedition, July 1967

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship); Winterer, Edward L.; Bullard, Edward Crisp, Sir, 1907-1980; Smith, Edward
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Lifeboats
    • Format: image
  11. Argo exchanging seismic records. People on the two ships photograph each other and shout friendly insults as though they had been separated for months instead of days.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Argo (Ship)
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Seismic profiling; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  12. Nova, New Zealand. Francheteau at boiling pool of Wairaikei

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Argo (Ship); Francheteau, Jean
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Geothermal engineering--New Zealand--Wairakei Geothermal; Wairakei geothermal field, New Zealand
    • Format: image
  13. Eric Abranson with Pinger on Horizon. When we left Suva at the start of Leg IV the main heat flow program began. This involved preparing the wire, then putting the spear-like probe over and tuning the pinger, a self-contained echo sounder, before attaching it to the same wire 300 feet above the probe

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Horizon (Ship); Nova Expedition; Abranson, Chr, tian-Erik
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  14. Horizon coffee-can dredge, Wilde and Holden on Vanua Mblava. During two days we did a great deal of wading to and from the boats. Finally we reassembled on the beach to await arrival of the ship. While it was anchored, the bottom sediment of the lagoon was sampled with low-cost equipment.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship); Holden, John C.; Wilde, P. (Pat), 1935-
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Dredging
    • Format: image
  15. John C. Sclater and Edward Crisp Bullard at cocktail party, Grand Pacific Hotel, Suva, Fiji. Nova Expedition, July 12, 1967

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Bullard, Edward Crisp, Sir, 1907-1980; Sclater, John George, 1940-
    • Date: 1967-07-12
    • Topic: Grand Pacific Hotel; Suva (Fiji)
    • Format: image
  16. Island of Futuna, Edward L. Winterer wading on coral flats

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship); Winterer, Edward L.
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Reefs; Coral
    • Format: image
  17. H. William Menard and Mrs. Block at the Grand Pacific Hotel cocktail party, Fiji

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship); Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Suva (Fiji)
    • Format: image
  18. Three men, Futuna

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Nova Expedition; Horizon (Ship
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Futuna Island
    • Format: image
  19. Futuna, Administration "Fale" at Sigave. M. Aubin welcomed the expedition field party and offered accommodations at one of the new guest houses, a "fale" next to this one.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Horizon (Ship); Nova Expedition
    • Date: 1967-07
    • Topic: Islands
    • Format: image
  20. "Breaking powder" George W. Hohnhaus and Clement G. Chase on R?V Argo on Nova Expedition, 1967. On a seismic station the explosive charges are small when the ships are close together, but get bigger as the shooting ship moves away. Then the shooters stop and the listening ship becomes the shooter and vice versa.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Abranson, Christian-Erik; Argo (Ship); Nova Expedition; Hohnhaus, George; Chase, Clement G.
    • Date: 1967
    • Topic: Seismic profiling; Explosives; Submarine geology
    • Format: image