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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Crossing the Line ceremony onboard the 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)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator
    • Format: image
  4. 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
  5. king Neptune's Court during an Equator Crossing the Line ceremony onboard 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)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator
    • Format: image
  6. Pollywog (first time Equator crosser) Russell W. Raitt bowing to her Highness Amphitrite and King Neptune, during an Equator Crossing the Line ceremony, onboard R/V Spencer F. Baird. Capricorn Expedition. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  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)
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Tonga--Cookery; Tongans; Tonga--Social life and customs; Islands
    • 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); Tungi Tupou IV, Prince of Tonga
    • Date: 1952-12-26
    • Topic: Islands; Tonga--Social life and customs; Tongans; Beaches
    • Format: image
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. Policeman in Viti Levu, Fiji, as seen 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-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Harbors; Police
    • Format: image
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. [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
  36. [Bob Haines 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); Haines, Robert
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Sea turtles
    • Format: image
  37. [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
  38. [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
  39. [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
  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: Drill cores; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  41. [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
  42. [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
  43. [Group portrait, Kokoku Maru]

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

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Acapulco Trench Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1954
    • Topic: Harbors--Mexico; Piers
    • Format: image
  45. [Harbor in 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
    • Format: image
  46. [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
  47. [Hillside in Mexican 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
  48. [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
  49. [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