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  1. [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
  2. 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
  3. [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
  4. 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
  5. [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
  6. [Oceanographers deploying corer from 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: Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  7. An unidentified man and Arthur Eugene Maxwell (in white shorts) lowering instrument at the stern of the ship. Maxwell helped to record the first successful heat flow measurements through the seafloor during the Capricorn Expedition. 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; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image