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  1. View of Viti Levu, Fiji, from the deck of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Spencer F. Baird, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Harbors
    • Format: image
  2. [Coring operations on R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  3. [Kokoku Maru entering harbor]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Harbors; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Kokoku Maru (Ship)
    • Format: image
  4. [Church in Acapulco, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Acapulco; Mexico--Description and travel
    • Format: image
  5. An unidentified man and Arthur Eugene Maxwell (in white shorts), who was under the tutelage of Roger Revelle and was his first graduate student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Maxwell helped to record the first successful heat flow measurements through the seafloor during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-53).1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  6. [R/V Spencer F.] Baird, San Diego, 1954 or 1955

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  7. [Kokoku Maru]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Ships
    • Format: image
  8. [R/V Spencer F.] Baird, San Diego

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  9. R/V Spencer F. Baird (Ship), moored at a dock in American Samoa located in the South Pacific Ocean, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  10. [Skiff departing R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Lifeboats
    • Format: image
  11. Heat probe on the deck of the R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). The heat probe was used for the first successful heat flow measurements of the seafloor during the Expedition. 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Heat flow
    • Format: image
  12. Arthur Eugene Maxwell with beard as King Neptune, and her Highness Amphitrite, interrogating a pollywog (first time equator crosser) during an equator crossing the line ceremony. R/V Spencer F. Baird during Capricorn Expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator
    • Format: image
  13. [Party aboard R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  14. [Market in Acapulco, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Acapulco; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Mexico--Description and travel
    • Format: image
  15. Pollywog (first time Equator crosser) Russell W. Raitt (lying on the cot) being given truth serum by King Neptune's Court during an Equator Crossing the Line ceremony. Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Raitt, Russell W.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator
    • Format: image
  16. [Cliffs, Acapulco, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Mexico--Description and travel; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Acapulco
    • Format: image
  17. A group of native boys pose for a photo during the luau given to the scientist of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Islands; Children--Tonga; Tongans
    • Format: image
  18. Bob Dill, H. William Menard, and Russell W. Raitt, during an Equator Crossing the Line ceremony, during Capricorn Expedition onboard R/V Spencer F. Baird. 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Raitt, Russell W.; Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator
    • Format: image
  19. [Harbor, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Harbors--Mexico; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  20. [Bird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Birds
    • Format: image
  21. [Ships in harbor]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Harbors--Mexico
    • Format: image
  22. [Mexican shoreline from R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Mexico--Description and travel; Shorelines--Mexico; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  23. Max Silverman, Brownie [Acapulco Trench (Chubasco) Expedition]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Silverman, Maxwell; Brown, Harold W.
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  24. View of Viti Levu, Fiji, from the deck of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Spencer F. Baird, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  25. [Cliffs, Acapulco, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Acapulco; Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Mexico--Description and travel
    • Format: image
  26. [Sea Turtle on deck of R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Sea turtles
    • Format: image
  27. [Skiff departing R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Lifeboats
    • Format: image
  28. Henry William Menard (man extreme right) at an Equator Crossing the Line ceremony. The kneeling man is a pollywog (first time Equator crosser) being interrogated by King Neptune's Court. During Capricorn Expedition onboard R/V Spencer F. Baird. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator
    • Format: image
  29. Ten feet above the ocean, members of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) are viewing Mapu a Vaea or 'Whistle of the Noble' the natural blowholes on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986; Isaacs, John D. (John Dove)
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Geology--Tonga; Islands; Tongans; Beaches
    • Format: image
  30. [Coring operations on R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Drill cores; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  31. A group of natives pose for a photo during the luau given to the scientist of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Islands; Tonga--Social life and customs; Tongans
    • Format: image
  32. Members of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) enjoying a party on the deck of the R/V Spencer F. Baird. Walter Heinrich Munk is the man wearing glasses to the right of the round cylinder on the left side of photo, the white rope in the middle leads down to Roger Revelle (his back to the camera). 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Islands; Entertaining; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  33. Ten feet above the ocean, members of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) are viewing Mapu a Vaea or 'Whistle of the Noble' the natural blowholes on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Tongans; Islands; Beaches; Geology--Tonga
    • Format: image
  34. [R/V Spencer F. Baird from beach at Acapulco, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Beaches
    • Format: image
  35. [Man with sea Turtles on deck of R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Sea turtles
    • Format: image
  36. Milton Nunn Bramlette (kneeling) and Roger Revelle (man without shirt) inspecting a coring device during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). This expedition was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Research ships Horizon and Spencer F. Baird mapped seamounts and guyots and other features of the Pacific seafloor. 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. 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Bramlette, Milton Nunn, 1896-1977; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Oceanographic instruments; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  37. [Two young girls, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Children--Mexico; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  38. This photo depicts a research vessel of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography approaching Viti Levu, Fiji during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  39. [Man with sea Turtles on deck of R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Sea turtles
    • Format: image
  40. [Coring operations on R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  41. Natives preparing for a luau for the scientist of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Tungi Tupou IV, Prince of Tonga
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Islands; Tonga--Social life and customs; Tongans; Beaches
    • Format: image
  42. [Sea Turtles on deck of R/V Spencer F. Baird]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Sea turtles
    • Format: image
  43. Natives preparing for a luau for the scientist of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Tonga--Cookery; Tongans; Tonga--Social life and customs; Islands
    • Format: image
  44. Ten feet above the ocean, members of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) are viewing Mapu a Vaea or 'Whistle of the Noble' the natural blowholes on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Tongans; Beaches; Islands
    • Format: image
  45. [Sea Turtle in Skiff]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Sea turtles
    • Format: image
  46. Natives dancing during the luau for the scientist of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Tongans; Islands; Tonga--Social life and customs; Dance--Tonga
    • Format: image
  47. [Street scene Acapulco, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Acapulco; Mexico--Description and travel; Scientific expeditions--Mexico
    • Format: image
  48. [Sailboats in harbor, Mexico]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions--Mexico; Harbors--Mexico; Sailboats
    • Format: image
  49. [Party aboard R/V Spencer F. Baird, Kokoku Maru in background]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Acapulco Trench Expedition
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Kokoku Maru (Ship)
    • Format: image
  50. Natives dancing during the luau for the scientist of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on the island of Tongatabu in the Kingdom of Tonga, an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. December 26, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Dance--Tonga; Islands; Tonga--Social life and customs; Tongans
    • Format: image