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  1. Dr. Revelle's Rocks

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Dredging; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  2. Dr. Revelle's Rocks [Shark's tooth embedded in rock]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Sharks; Dredging
    • Format: image
  3. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, fossil material Mid-Pacific mountains

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Dredging
    • Format: image
  4. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, manganese nodule MidPac

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Dredging; Submarine geology; Manganese Nodules
    • Format: image
  5. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, material dredged up on MidPac

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Dredging
    • Format: image
  6. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, snail shells - taken from guyots - Mid-Pac Mts. NB 4975

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Shells--South Pacific Ocean; Dredging
    • Format: image
  7. Dredge haul from Sylvania Seamount containing fossil corals. Midpac Expedition, 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Wells, John West, 1907-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Dredges; Marine mineral resources
    • Format: image
  8. Figure 11. Total dredge haul from MP 33 D. A coquina of gastropod fragments cemented by calcareous ooze

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Wells, John West, 1907-; Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Dredges; Marine mineral resources; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  9. Globigerina ooze at a depth of 4500 feet on the top of Sylvania Seamount near Bikini Atoll. The ripple marks are about 12 inches apart (Menard unpublished manuscript, Figure 16) At the time, these ripple marks were the deepest ever photographed. Midpac Expedition, 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Wells, John West, 1907-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Marine mineral resources; Submarine geology; Dredges
    • Format: image
  10. Lowering of a core oceanographic instrument into the ocean at night is being done here, during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 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 during this expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic instruments; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  11. Lowering of a core oceanographic instrument into the ocean is being done here, during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 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 during this expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  12. Researchers on Scripps Institution's first post war expedition into the Pacific Ocean, Operation MidPac in 1950, checking the contents of a dredge haul. Then Acting Director Roger Revelle is in left foreground. L to R: Roger Revelle, Bob Dietz, Ed Hamilton, Ken Emery, Bob Dill, Dana Carlson.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Carlson, Dean; Emery, K. O. (Kenneth Orris), 1914-; Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Marine mineral resources; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  13. Rock, Ed Hamilton's samples MidPac Mts. Coral from seamount

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Coral; Seamounts; Dredging
    • Format: image
  14. Rock, snail shells covered with manganese taken from MidPac Mts., NB4975

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Dredging; Submarine geology; Manganese Nodules
    • Format: image
  15. The chain-bag dredge used in all dredging operations on the Mid-Pacific Expedition. A complete dredge haul is displayed on the top of the dredge. Note the black coatings of manganese dioxide covering all of the rocks. Midpac Expedition, 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Marine mineral resources; Dredges
    • Format: image
  16. The Mid-Pacific Expedition of the University of California and the U.S. Navy Electronics Laboratory

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950-11-01
    • Topic: Seamounts; San Diego (Calif.); MidPac Expedition; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  17. Underwater reef shot taken at a drowned atoll known as Alexa Bank on the Melanesian border plateau. Photo taken during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), this was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. December 8, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-12-08
    • Topic: Coral; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  18. Unidentified divers reviewing the sea growth on the ocean floor during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), 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)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Scuba diving
    • Format: image