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  1. Vava'u Island in the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), in this photo the view of the cliffs and ships at the foot of the cliffs can be seen. January1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  2. Vava'u Island and a smaller island, in the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), this was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  4. Boscawen Island, in the Vava'u Island group in the Kingdom of Tonga as was seen from the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Tonga; Islands
    • Format: image
  5. 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
  6. A view of Tahiti, largest island in the Windward group of French Polynesia, located in the archipelago of Society Islands in the southern Pacific Ocean, as ships of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) are passing near. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Clouds; Tahiti; Islands
    • Format: image
  7. Namorik Isle

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Islands
    • Format: image
  8. A view of Tahiti, largest island in the Windward group of French Polynesia, located in the archipelago of Society Islands in the southern Pacific Ocean, as ships of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) are passing near. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands; Tahiti
    • Format: image
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. The volcanic island of Koa, Tonga. This picture was taken during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). In the background is Tofua Island. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Islands; Tonga
    • Format: image
  19. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image
  20. 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
  21. Prince of Tonga Tungi Tupou IV and scientist Alan Churchill Jones 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); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Tungi Tupou IV, Prince of Tonga
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Islands; Tongans; Tonga--Social life and customs
    • Format: image
  22. 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: Tongans; Tonga--Social life and customs; Cookery--Tonga; Tongan food; Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Oceanographer Roger Revelle (right) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) shown here with some children in Tonga, the Kingdom of Tonga is 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); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Children--Tonga; Islands; Tongans
    • Format: image
  24. Vava'u Island and a smaller island, in the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), this was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Tonga; Islands
    • Format: image
  25. R/V Horizon (ship) off in the distance as seen from Eninman Island (part of the Marshall Islands) photographed by Alan C. Jones during a break from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Islands; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  26. R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) approaching Nuku Hiva part of the Marquesas Islands which are part of French Polynesia in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1052-53). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Islands
    • Format: image
  27. 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
  28. 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 as seen during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 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; Beaches; Tongans
    • Format: image
  29. Vava'u Island, in the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), this was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 5, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-05
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image
  30. Native woman 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: Tonga--Social life and customs; Islands; Tongans; Dance--Tonga
    • Format: image
  31. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image