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  1. Glomar Challenger in drydock at the Bethlehem Steel Company Shipbuilding Yards in Hoboken, New Jersey. The New York skyline shows in the background.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Shipyards--United States; Deep-sea drilling ships; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  2. D/V Glomar Challenger (ship) during it's construction in the Levingston Shipyard, Orange, Texas. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep-sea drilling ships; Oceanographic research ships; Shipyards--United States
    • Format: image
  3. [Christmas display in galley of Glomar Challenger]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1969-12-25
    • Topic: Christmas cookery; Christmas decorations; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  4. Deep Sea Scientists-Three scientists examine a worn-out drill bit, which was used on the second leg of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. Left to right, Maria Bianca Cita, of Milan Italy; Elizabeth Lee Gealy, of Scripps Institution of Oceanography; and Catherine Nigrini, of Toronto, Canada. Cita and Nigrini were scientific staff for the Second DSDP Leg - New York to Dakar. Gealy was Executive Staff Geologist for DSDP at SIO. 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Cita, Maria Bianca; Nigrini, Catherine; Gealy, Elizabeth Lee
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Scientists; Geologists; Women in science; Bits (Drilling and boring); Women scientists
    • Format: image
  5. Maurice Ewing (center) an American geophysicist and oceanographer and who also served as the chief scientist for the international deep sea drilling project shown here with two unidentified men on board the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Scientists
    • Format: image
  6. Unidentified Deep Sea Drilling Project staff member on the deck of the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  7. Rig Floor Operations on Glomar Challenger

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Date: 1969
    • Topic: Deep-sea drilling ships; Drill pipe; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Boring
    • Format: image
  8. [Forward deck of Glomar Challenger]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Oceanographic research ships; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  9. Unidentified man and geologist Betty Gealy aboard the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger during the Deep Sea Drilling Project. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Gealy, Elizabeth Lee
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Geologists; Deep-sea drilling ships; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  10. The "Big Three Confer" aboard the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. (Left to right); Melvin N.A. Peterson professor of oceanography and who also directed the Deep Sea Drilling Project from Scripps Institution of Oceanography from 1971 to 1986. Ken Brunot the Deep Sea Drilling Project Manager and also William A. Nierenberg who served from 1965 to 1986 as director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography and vice chancellor of marine sciences at UCSD. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Nierenberg, William A. (William Aaron), 1919-; Peterson, Melvin N. A.; Brunot, Kenneth
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Oceanographers; Geologists; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  11. Melvin N.A. Peterson (center) professor of oceanography and who also directed the Deep Sea Drilling Project from Scripps Institution of Oceanography from 1971 to 1986, shown here with two unidentified men aboard the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Peterson, Melvin N. A.
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Geologists; Oceanographers; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  12. Maurice Ewing an American geophysicist and oceanographer and who also served as the chief scientist on board the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Scientists--Portraits; Geophysicists--Portraits; Oceanographers--Portraits
    • Format: image
  13. Glomar Challenger Built for Global Marine, Inc. Levingston Shipbuilding Company

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968-03-23
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  14. Russians Laud Drilling Project - Dr. Alexander P. Lisitzin, left, a geologist, and Dr. Valeriy A. Krasheninnikov, right, a micropaleontologist - both from the Institute of Oceanology, Academy of Sciences, Moscow, discuss a core sample taken on Leg 6 of the Deep Sea Drilling Project with Dr. Melvin N.A. Peterson, DSDP Chief Scientist. Because of the great depths reached in drilling and coring oiperations, the Soviet scientists said, "a new era has been opened in Marine Geology." Scripps Institution of Oceanography is managing institution for the $12.6 million Project

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Krasheninnikov, Valerii Arkadevich; Lisitsyn, Aleksandr Petrovich; Peterson, Melvin N. A.
    • Date: 1969
    • Topic: Akademiia nauk SSSR; Oceanographers--Russia; Geologists--Russia; Scientists--Russia; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  15. Drill Pipe Handling, March 1969

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Date: 1969-03
    • Topic: Drilling platforms; Boring; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  16. The research ship D/V Glomar Challenger used for the Deep Sea Drilling Project at sea. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  17. Dr. Maria Bianca Cita, Micro-Paleontologist, Second Leg

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Cita, Maria Bianca
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Women scientists; Scientists--Portraits; Geologists--Portraits; Women in science; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  18. [Maurice Ewing on Glomar Challenger]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Oceanographers--Portraits; Geophysicists--Portraits; Scientists--Portraits
    • Format: image